Wrongful release of prisoners prompt review of WA’s courts, prisons

In one case the inmate banged on the door of his ex-partner’s house and in the other, the man arrived home in Perth’s northern suburbs to three police cars waiting to bring him back into custody.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/wrongful-release-of-prisoners-prompt-review-of-wa-s-courts-prisons-20181221-p50nto.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

200 tonnes of fruit destroyed in Perth storage fire

Firefighters were called to Karragullen Cold Storage at about 9am, with reports of “multiple explosions” coming from the facility.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/200-tonnes-of-fruit-destroyed-in-perth-storage-fire-20181220-p50nkk.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

‘A precious soul’: Teen killed in crash had just got her P-plates

Friends are paying tribute to a 17-year-old girl who was killed south of Perth on Tuesday just hours after gettingĀ her licence.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/a-precious-soul-teen-killed-in-crash-had-just-got-her-p-plates-20181219-p50nba.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Motorcyclist injured after fire truck causes traffic chaos in Mundaring

A fire truck driving on a median strip to reach a fire has inadvertently caused traffic chaos in Mundaring.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/motorcyclist-injured-after-fire-truck-causes-traffic-chaos-in-mundaring-20181218-p50n2h.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Elderly tourist thanks WA saviour after bush ordeal

An elderly tourist from New Zealand has had an emotional reunion with the police officer who found her weak but alive after four days lost and stranded in the Stirling Ranges bushland.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/elderly-tourist-thanks-wa-saviour-after-bush-ordeal-20181217-p50mu8.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Police lay further charges over the death of Kym Taylor

Three people have now been charged in connection with the alleged murder of Kym Taylor, whose body was found in Bedfordale last month.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/police-lay-further-charges-over-the-death-of-kym-taylor-20181216-p50mjo.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Search for elderly woman missing in bushland continues into the weekend

Specialist police units, including water police who are checking nearby dams, the emergency operations unit and Police Air Wing using drones are looking for the woman.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/search-for-elderly-woman-missing-in-bushland-continues-into-the-weekend-20181215-p50mh5.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

National waste audit nod for WA’s new ways with bins, bags and bottles

Western Australia, while sticking firmly to its comfort zone in the middle of the states, is making big strides towards cleaning up its act.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/national-waste-audit-nod-for-wa-s-new-ways-with-bins-bags-and-bottles-20181214-p50mg1.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Police hunt man who may be armed, after car chase in remote WA

Police are looking for a man who may be armed with a gun following a car chase along theĀ Brand Highway.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/police-hunt-man-who-may-be-armed-after-car-chase-in-remote-wa-20181213-p50m5z.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia