Mark McGowan is by far the most popular Premier in Australia according to new polling released this afternoon that found 84 per cent of West Australians approved of his leadership of the State.
A woman has been taken to hospital with suspected stab wounds after an incident in Perth’s southern suburbs this morning.
Police are hunting for the organiser of a wild party at the North Perth Town Hall last month, revealing a teenage girl was assaulted on the street.
The court heard a case outline filed by the ex-West Coast Eagle and ousted insurance broking boss Andrew Donnelly would open the door to ‘ambush evidence’.
The family of a construction worker tragically killed at a uni building site last week have called on politicians to ‘support the bill’ and pass workplace safety legislation stalled in parliament.
Unsuccessful lord mayor candidate Di Bain was notably absent from the first City of Perth council meeting since Saturday’s election count.
Peter Law and Charlotte Elton
The pharmaceutical giant will walk away from its more than 50-year-old facility in Perth, leaving 470 local jobs at risk.
Jack Burton has severed ties with the Yeeda Pastoral Company by selling shares and stepping down from the board, almost a year after resigning as CEO of the Kimberley pastoral empire.
The wife of a Peppermint Grove accountant accused of stealing millions from a chicken farmer claims the alleged victim took away her phone and keys and forced her to write down her loved ones’ details
The contractor has been dealt a costly blow in its battle to recoup more than $1 billion from Chevron in a long-running feud over work at the Gorgon LNG plant.
Hundreds of workers are rallying outside WA’s Parliament House, demanding politicians pass health and safety legislation bogged down in the upper house
Charlotte Elton and Caitlyn Rintoul
The Premier has confirmed two Australian crew members from a coronavirus-riddled livestock ship were permitted to disembark and return home.
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WA’s labour market continues to offer the best job prospects in Australia despite last month recording a higher percentage of payroll job losses than the national average.
Architect Sandy Anghie has been elected as deputy lord mayor after Perth’s freshly installed council voted on the position at a special council meeting this morning.
Sarah Steger & Charlotte Elton
Builders will get more time to start work on new homes under the State Government’s $20,000 grant program following reports of a land and labour squeeze in the rush to access the money.
An ex-councillor and accountant accused of fleecing millions of dollars from a mega-rich chicken farmer claims the alleged victim ‘crucified’ him and his family, leaving them ‘terrified’.
The Maritime Union of Australia national president Christy Cain will Join The West Live today to discuss the unfolding coronavirus crisis at Fremantle Port. LISTEN LIVE AT 8.45AM.
When Denetta Cox’s granddaughter kept coughing in her sleep, the Kimberley health worker knew something was wrong.
As debate over the Fitzroy River rages, an environmental group is pointing to new research showing water extraction could affect a rare and endangered fish
Curtin University have awarded Kerry Stokes an honorary science doctorate for his “significant and sustained contribution to child health research in Western Australia.”
Barring Tasmania, NSW and Victoria, all the States are now above an index level of 100, indicating optimists outweigh pessimists.
WA’s struggling hospitality industry has come roaring back to life, with fresh data showing West Australians are spending more on eating out than any other State.
Two Australian crew members from the coronavirus-infested Al Messilah were permitted to disembark before a mass outbreak was detected aboard, The West Australian can reveal.
Cally Dupe & Josh Zimmerman
WA families hit hard financially by the coronavirus pandemic will get help to put their children back into sport under a new $5 million State Government program.
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