Federal Labor MP Patrick Gorman and WA athletes have thrown their support behind a pitch for Perth to host the 2026 Commonwealth Games.
More big ticket sporting events would not only diversify WA’s economy, they would show our beautiful city and State to the world.
The pitch invader who ran onto the field at Optus Stadium wearing his holey jocks during the AFL grand final has launched a fundraiser to help pay for his fine.
Four people were taken to hospital, including two police officers, after shots were fired during a dramatic police pursuit arrest in East Perth this morning, which was sparked by a bikie feud.
The Western Bulldogs may not have rolled-up to the last quarter of the AFL grand final against the Demons on Saturday, but they did roll-up for their COVID jabs today.
The Health Department said of the 56 close and casual contacts, 48 had tested negative, four results were pending and another four still had to be tested.
Hungry Jack’s boss Jack Cowin has a strong message for anti-vaxxers and Western Australia.
Two men are in hospital after a dramatic arrest by heavily-armed tactical response group officers following a firearm incident in East Perth this morning.
American rockers Guns N’ Roses will still reign in November, however it will be in 2022 rather than this year.
After turning on a perfect spring day for the AFL grand final, Perth’s weather took a darker turn this morning with hail and heavy showers sweeping across the city.
Police swooped on the gang members after they drove through the city as thousands gathered to watch the AFL grand final.
The Perth Royal Show has officially sold out of tickets on its first day, marking a triumphant return after being forced off the calendar last year due to coronavirus restrictions.
The 23-year-old woman is alleged to have sped away from police before driving on a train line in Perth’s eastern suburbs.
Punters queued from dawn, pubs were bursting at the seams and WA celebrated the east’s footy talent as the big dance became a huge party.
Miriam Fisher and Kathy Skantzos
The family of an Indigenous woman — who lost consciousness while being handcuffed by police and later died — are fighting for the vision of her arrest to be released to the public.
The parents of alleged coward punch victim Danny Hodgson have described the moment they were finally able to hold their son’s hand after two weeks waiting in hotel quarantine.
A former teacher accused of sex offences against a teenage boy he met on a gay dating app has escaped jail after it was revealed the victim had “tricked” other men into sex before.
It’s the day before the big day and Perth’s biggest names have joined AFL greats past and present for the official grand final eve lunch at Crown Towers. SEE THE PICTURES
The Director General of Health in WA has lashed out at nurses involved in an anti-vaccination protest, and is expecting resignations ahead of the jab mandate for healthcare workers.
Legal Aid practitioners could cease their services to the disadvantaged because of a dispute over pay after they missed out on a considerable hike.
A WA survey on motorcycle rider safety, funded from the Road Trauma Trust Account, had to be junked due to an error in the questions.
Health Department bosses have admitted ambulance ramping is a result of systemic issues within hospitals, but have hit out at St John WA for relying so heavily on volunteers.
Briana Fiore and Josh Zimmerman
The ‘catastrophic’ increase in hospital gridlock – with ramping hours doubling over the past year – took nearly five ambulances off WA roads every day in 2020-21.
A Geraldton-based police officer who allegedly boasted in internet chat rooms that he wanted to ‘drug and rape’ teenage girls has had his bail varied so he can be near Perth Airport.
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