At least one person dead after fiery crash south of Perth

One person has died after a car burst into flames after a collision with a cleaning truck in Perth’s southern suburbs on Monday afternoon.

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‘We used to play in it’: Erin Brockovich joins WA suburb’s fight against contamination

“In WA they’ll tell you it can’t hurt you but they’re providing you with bottled water. If that’s the case then why are you doing what you’re doing?”

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/we-used-to-play-in-it-erin-brockovich-joins-wa-suburb-s-fight-against-contamination-20180902-p501ab.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Police investigate wee-hour pub robberies

Two Perth pubs were targeted by criminals in the early hours of Saturday morning.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/police-investigate-wee-hour-pub-robberies-20180901-p5017a.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Man jailed for 10 years over terrifying two-day crime spree in Perth

A man has been jailed for 10 years over a terrifying crime spree committed just days after being released from prison in 2016.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/man-jailed-for-10-years-over-terrifying-two-day-crime-spree-in-perth-20180831-p50117.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

New colossus of WA retail opens its doors

Westfield Carousel’s $350 million redevelopment was officially opened on Thursday.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/new-colossus-of-wa-retail-opens-its-doors-20180830-p500u4.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Wettest August in 53 years as severe weather lashes Perth

Western Australia is about to say goodbye to the sixth wettest winter in 15 years as a severe weather warning with damaging winds and torrential rain has been issued for large parts of the state.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/wettest-august-in-53-years-as-severe-weather-lashes-perth-20180829-p500la.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Dolphin calf dies after fishing line tangle in Swan River

An 18-month-old dolphin calf has died a week after its mother, both due to fishing line entanglements in Perth’s Swan River.

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Calls to throw out WA’s NAPLAN test results following release

WA students sat the test in May this year, and the results have found the state’s students remained consistent with 2017’s positive results throughout year 9.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/calls-to-throw-out-wa-s-naplan-test-results-following-release-20180827-p50043.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Search for man who jumped into WA lake

A search operation is underway after a man jumped from a rock ledge into a West Australian lake and failed to resurface.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/search-for-man-who-jumped-into-wa-lake-20180825-p4zzs0.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

One native bee relies on Perth’s banksia: study

The little gold and red-tinted ‘resin bee’ uses only banksia flowers and the fuzz from banksia cones to line its nests.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/one-native-bee-relies-on-perth-s-banksia-study-20180825-p4zzra.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia