New colossus of WA retail opens its doors

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

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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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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/dolphin-calf-dies-after-fishing-line-tangle-in-swan-river-20180828-p500da.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

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

WA man jailed for raping sleeping women

A man who brutally bashed and raped two sleeping women in Western Australia has been jailed for 12-and-a-half years.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/wa-man-jailed-for-raping-sleeping-women-20180824-p4zznx.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Drugs, $70k seized from Mandurah bikie in police raid

The Gang Crime Squad executed a warrant at the 36-year-old man’s Halls Head home, and found around 380 grams of methylamphetamine and nearly $70,000 in cash. https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/drugs-70k-seized-from-mandurah-bikie-in-police-raid-20180823-p4zze1.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Ouch: Priddis in stitches as Murray’s nurries cop hard knock

While Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull gets a knife in the back, WA’s Sports Minister Mick Murray copped a ball to the crown jewels.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/ouch-priddis-in-stitches-as-murray-s-nurries-cop-hard-knock-20180823-p4zzao.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia