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 2019-08-17 12:13 

The West Australian

Hansen proud of Bledisloe bounce back...

Steve Hansen said fine margins are behind a 57-point swing in fortunes after his All Blacks' comprehensive rout of the Wallabies in Auckland....

 2019-08-17 11:15 

The West Australian

Umpire Alex Whetton leaves ground after ugly collision with Fremantle Docker Lachie Schultz...

Umpire Alex Whetton had to leave the ground after an ugly collision with Dockers forward Lachie Schultz in the second term of tonight's game at Optus Stadium....

 2019-08-17 10:44 

The West Australian

Raiders storm home to shock NRL leaders...

Canberra have clawed their way back from 18-0 down to shock Melbourne in a high-quality, high-stakes NRL clash at AAMI Park....

 2019-08-17 10:34 

The West Australian

Commute time for Ellenbrook, Morley drivers halved with opening of penultimate section of Northlink...

The commute time for motorists travelling between Ellenbrook and Morley has been in cut in half with the opening of a new stretch of road today....

 2019-08-17 10:18 

The West Australian

WA cop stood down over four-car Perth Airport crash...

A police officer has been stood down from all operational duties after allegedly causing a four-car crash near Perth Airport on Friday night....

 2019-08-17 10:08 

The West Australian

Five-hour Perth train station siege ends after naked man dragged through window...

A tense rooftop siege between police negotiators and a naked man at Perth train station lasted almost five hours today, ending when the man, who was covered in blood, was dragged through a window....

 2019-08-17 09:59 

The West Australian

'End of a Freo era': Family plays part in farewell to Aaron Sandilands and Hayden Ballantyne...

Aaron Sandilands and Hayden Ballantyne were flanked by their children as they walked onto Optus Stadium for the last time as Dockers players to a rousing reception....

 2019-08-17 09:44 

The West Australian

Perth students take to the streets for Hong Kong...

Police have kept the peace at a rally in Perth today as students protested over the ugly scenes unfolding in Hong Kong....

 2019-08-17 09:35 

The West Australian

Radio boss warns Jones over NZ PM remarks...

Macquarie Media's chairman has told Alan Jones his contract will be terminated if he repeats commentary of the same nature as his remarks about NZ's PM....

 2019-08-17 08:47 

The West Australian

Man accused of murdering Australian tourist Sean McKinnon tells court: 'I didn't do it'...

A public tip off led New Zealand police to Mark Garson's hiding place, roughly 30 minutes north of Hamilton on Friday night....

 2019-08-17 08:18 

The West Australian

NZ set Sri Lanka 268 to win first Test...

Sri Lanka have been a potentially challenging run chase to win the first Test against New Zealand in Galle after the Black Caps mounted a rearguard action....

 2019-08-17 07:13 

The West Australian

Search suspended for missing Cockburn sailor...

The man fell from his sailing yacht while trying to retrieve the dinghy that had become adrift in wild weather around 2pm on Friday....

 2019-08-17 07:09 

The West Australian

Suns look to spoil Hawk champ's farewell...

Gold Coast coach Stuart Dew is a good friend of Jarryd Roughead's but he would love to spoil the Hawthorn champion's AFL farewell game at Marvel Stadium....

 2019-08-17 06:59 

The West Australian

Time to start on proper rest stops...

The State needs to follow Victoria's lead and construct better amenities on our highways....

 2019-08-17 06:59 

The West Australian

Lincoln McCarthy's epic mark and goal helps Brisbane sneak past Geelong...

Watch the epic grab from Lincoln McCarthy that helped Brisbane sneak past Geelong in the dying stages in one of the games of the season....

 2019-08-17 06:48 

The West Australian

Indian authorities ease Kashmir clampdown...

Authorities in Indian-administered Kashmir have begun restoring services after an unprecedented security crackdown in the majority-Muslim region....

 2019-08-17 06:48 

The West Australian

New orchestra and chorale to enhance WA talent...

New orchestra and chorale to enhance talent in WA...

 2019-08-17 06:24 

The West Australian

Power players: CCC boss one of WA's most influential...

WA's political and business elite fear John McKechnie as much as the State's criminals do. This publicity-shy 69-year-old knows where the bodies are buried....

 2019-08-17 06:23 

The West Australian

Blaze that caused thousands of dollars' worth of damage to a Bennett Springs home deliberate: Police...

Arson police are seeking information about a blaze that caused thousands of dollars worth of damage to a home in Bennett Springs....

 2019-08-17 06:22 

The West Australian

Australian Chamber Orchestra, Henson and Lior recreate Luminous in Perth...

Australian Chamber Orchestra, Henson and Lior recreate Luminous in Perth...

 2019-08-17 05:46 

The West Australian

Sydney stab accused Mert Ney to defend murder charge on grounds of mental health...

The man accused of stabbing a woman to death before going on a knife rampage through Sydney's CBD will defend his charges on the grounds of mental health....

 2019-08-17 05:29 

The West Australian

Morrison vows to crack down on GetUp...

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has launched a fresh attack on activist group GetUp....

 2019-08-17 05:10 

The West Australian

West Coast Eagles call for fans to look out for lost wedding band...

A West Coast Eagles player may be sweating on the footy ground for a different reason today...

 2019-08-17 04:15 

The West Australian

Library changes to childcare role...

A library in Port Hedland is set to be converted into a daycare centre in an attempt to ease the chronic shortage of childcare places in the Pilbara mining town....

 2019-08-17 03:59 

The West Australian

Labor slam NSW Premier, deputy on job cuts...

The leader of NSW Labor says Deputy Premier John Barilaro must either stand up for jobs in the bush or resign....

 2019-08-17 03:58 

The West Australian

Snow reward for Bluff Knoll climbers as Perth lashed by high winds and drenching rain...

Wind gust up to 107km/h were recorded in Ocean Reef about 6pm and 100km/h on Rottnest Island overnight, with more chilly weather on the way....

 2019-08-17 03:17 

The West Australian

Driver killed after car crashes into tree in Riverton...

The man, aged in his 20s, was rushed to Fiona Stanley Hospital under lights and sirens but he was unable to be saved....

 2019-08-17 02:33 

The West Australian

Vale Easy Rider: Actor, writer Peter Fonda dies at 79...

Born into Hollywood royalty as Henry Fonda's only son, Peter Fonda carved his own path with his non-conformist tendencies....

 2019-08-17 01:39 

The West Australian

Search resumes for missing Cockburn Sound sailor...

A major search and rescue operation has resumed this morning for a 33-year-old man who went overboard yesterday afternoon....

 2019-08-17 00:45 

The West Australian

Frydenberg stands firm on need for surplus...

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg is standing firm on the need for a surplus so the country can pay down its debt....

 2019-08-17 00:22 

The West Australian

SA names first plastic-free precincts...

The South Australian government has named the first retail areas which will commit to eliminating single-use plastics such as straws and cutlery....

 2019-08-17 00:00 

The West Australian

Kalgoorlie Hospital security concerns...

There have been 156 "code black" incidents at the campus since 2017...

 2019-08-16 23:18 

The West Australian

Police stand-off with 'naked' man on Perth Train Station roof closes part of CBD...

Streets have been closed as police attempt to talk a man down from the roof of Perth Train Station....

 2019-08-16 21:51 

The West Australian

Gasquet through to Cincy semi-final...

Richard Gasquet has overcome the challenge of Roberto Bautista Agut, securing passage into the Cincinnati Masters semi-finals....

 2019-08-16 21:07 

The West Australian

Bledisloe forecast cloudy for Wallabies...

Forecast wet weather has only added to the historic obstacles confronting the Wallabies when the Bledisloe Cup goes on the line in Auckland....

 2019-08-16 20:04 

The West Australian

Scott in PGA mix, Matsuyama smashes record...

Midway through day two at the BMW Championship, Adam Scott sits five shots off the pace with Hideki Matsuyama shooting the course record....

 2019-08-16 19:55 

The West Australian

UK MPs eye booting Boris, caretaker govt...

Potential leaders, including Labour's Jeremy Corbyn, are on the table as British politicians look to unseat PM Boris Johnson and prevent a no-deal Brexit....

 2019-08-16 18:39 

The West Australian

Red tape, taxes stymie house construction...

High house prices across the country are driven by taxes and red tape, as high as 50 per cent of a home and land package in Sydney, according to a HIA report....

 2019-08-16 18:00 

The West Australian

Feisty gelding well versed in cooler air...

Trainer Gary Crispin has no qualms about throwing Multiverse in the deep end for his biggest challenge in the Listed Belmont Newmarket (1200m) today....

 2019-08-16 18:00 

The West Australian

Perth Wildcats star Bryce Cotton content after rule of thumb...

Perth Wildcats star Bryce Cotton has revealed it took most of his off-season to recover from the serious thumb injury he sustained during the team's championship-winning run last year....

 2019-08-16 18:00 

The West Australian

Graham 'Polly' Farmer funeral: Time to farewell WA football legend...

Graham "Polly" Farmer will be cheered off one last time in a manner fitting for the football legend at a State funeral at Optus Stadium Monday week....

 2019-08-16 17:36 

The West Australian

Adani mine opponent bankrupted by fight...

Traditional owner Adrian Burragubba, forced into bankruptcy after failed legal actions against Adani's coalmine, says he's not the only indigenous opponent....

 2019-08-16 17:34 

The West Australian

Dog on the Tuckerbox to be welcomed home...

The famous Dog on the Tuckerbox statue is set to get a big welcome home after it was sent away for repairs, with a celebration party planned at Gundagai....

 2019-08-16 17:34 

The West Australian

Pacific nations take climate fight to UN...

Following the Pacific Islands Forum in Tuvalu, the region's leaders will lobby other countries at the UN to act on climate change, which threatens their homes....

 2019-08-16 17:33 

The West Australian

Moses takes firm grip as Eels eye finals...

Parramatta's Mitchell Moses is enjoying his role as the senior partner as the side eyes another NRL finals campaign....

 2019-08-16 17:32 

The West Australian

Melburnians 'paws' for guide dog awareness...

Guide dogs are being celebrated in Melbourne as the city hosts a fundraiser highlighting the importance of the capable canines to those with sight loss....

 2019-08-16 17:32 

The West Australian

First members chosen for Vic treaty body...

The first two traditional owners have been selected for Victoria's historic First Peoples' Assembly, the voice of Aboriginal communities in forming a treaty....

 2019-08-16 17:28 

The West Australian

Barty through to Cincinnati semi-finals...

Australia's world No.2 Ashleigh Barty has continued her preparations for the US Open by reaching the semi-finals of the Cincinnati Open from a set down....

 2019-08-16 17:16 

The West Australian

Cast vote for Albany as top tourism town...

The City of Albany wants your help in securing bragging rights as the State's top tourism town for 2019....

 2019-08-16 15:50 

The West Australian

Riders gear up for XCM State Series race in Albany...

Riders will clip on their helmets, don their lycra and pedal off from a site east of Albany to test themselves against some of WA's best riders....

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