Eight seriously injured in Wilson after hit-and-run involving stolen ute

Six adults and two children are in hospital after the station wagon in which they were travelling was hit by a stolen vehicle on Saturday afternoon.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/eight-seriously-injured-in-wilson-after-hit-and-run-involving-stolen-ute-20181230-p50otl.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Bushfire threatening Pilbara town, blocking coastal highway, as temperatures soar to 48 degrees

An out-of-control bushfire is raging in the state’s north-west, forcing the closure of the coastal route between Perth and the Pilbara, as temperatures soar to 48 degrees. 

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/bushfire-threatening-pilbara-town-blocking-coastal-highway-as-temperatures-soar-to-48-degrees-20181228-p50ooj.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Search for Geraldton man missing since Christmas Day

Police are searching for a 47-year-old Geraldton man who has been missing since Christmas Day.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/search-for-geraldton-man-missing-since-christmas-day-20181227-p50oi8.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Family loses everything, including pet dog, in two house fires over Christmas

A family lost everything, including their pet dog, in a house fire on Christmas Eve before a second blaze further destroyed the Bateman home on Christmas.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/family-loses-everything-including-pet-dog-in-two-house-fires-over-christmas-20181226-p50obs.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Rugby club community unites after the tragic death of beloved friends

A GoFundMe page has been set up to send the bodies of Jason Francis and his longtime girlfriend Alice Robinson who died on the weekend in separate incidents.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/rugby-club-community-unites-after-the-tragic-death-of-beloved-friends-20181225-p50o7r.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

WA man to undergo full facial reconstruction after pub brawl

It’s understood the fight broke out at 8.20pm on December 13 at a restaurant on Balmoral Road.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/wa-man-to-undergo-full-facial-reconstruction-after-pub-brawl-20181224-p50o5d.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Red Cross makes Christmas appeal for blood donations as huge shortage looms

The Australian Red Cross Blood Service wants more people to donate as a 4,500 blood shortage means some patients could possibly pass away this Christmas.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/red-cross-makes-christmas-appeal-for-blood-donations-amid-huge-shortage-20181223-p50nzm.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Tiger shark forces Perth beachgoers out of water

A tagged tiger shark has forced an evacuation of swimmers out of the water at Swanbourne and North Cottesloe on the first 40-degree Celsius day of December.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/tiger-shark-forces-perth-beachgoers-out-of-water-20181222-p50nwx.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia