Corruption, climate and Claremont: the stories that obsessed us in 2019

These were stories so big that if you fell behind, you might have despaired of ever getting across them. Fear not: grab a cuppa and get up to speed in 15 minutes.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/corruption-climate-and-claremont-the-stories-that-obsessed-us-in-2019-20191231-p53nxu.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Portuguese woman nabbed trying to smuggle cocaine into Perth in toiletry bottles

A Portuguese woman has risked life imprisonment after trying to smuggle several kilos of cocaine concealed in toiletry bottles into Perth on Sunday night.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/portuguese-woman-nabbed-trying-to-smuggle-cocaine-into-perth-in-toiletry-bottles-20191230-p53npt.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

More than 200 firefighters battle Stirling Ranges blaze in ‘challenging conditions’

An unpredictable and out-of-control fire in the Stirling Ranges, in WA’s Great Southern region, has torn through almost 12,000 hectares of bushland.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/more-than-200-firefighters-battle-stirling-ranges-blaze-in-challenging-conditions-20191229-p53ne3.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Police hunt for clues to Christmas Eve killing in Ascot park

Homicide Squad detectives have set up a mobile policing facility at Adachi Park, on Great Eastern Highway in Ascot, in a bid to find new leads in their investigation.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/police-hunt-for-clues-to-christmas-eve-killing-in-ascot-park-20191228-p53nau.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Two men winched to safety in dramatic sea rescue off Perth coast

Two people have been rescued in seas off Perth in dramatic scenes involving the rescue helicopter.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/two-men-winched-to-safety-in-dramatic-sea-rescue-off-perth-coast-20191227-p53n88.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Credit card and other details of Perth rental applicants may have been public for 21 months

On Monday Primus Realty emailed 750 of its clients warning that tenancy application information collected from March 2018 to December 12, 2019 may have been made public.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/credit-card-and-other-details-of-perth-rental-applicants-may-have-been-public-for-21-months-20191224-p53mqi.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Teenager dies in hospital after climbing onto Perth shopping centre roof

A 16-year-old boy has died in hospital after sustaining a severe cut to his leg in the early hours of Sunday morning. 

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/teenager-dies-in-hospital-after-climbing-onto-perth-shopping-centre-roof-20191222-p53m99.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia