‘We thought it was lightning’: Westralia Square walkway collapses

“Fortunately, whoever spotted the fault in it this morning has obviously saved quite a number of lives, because when it came crashing down, it came crashing down.”

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Egos prevent interstate patients getting life-saving surgery, says Charlie Teo

Renowned brain surgeon Charlie Teo has lashed out at neurosurgeons for letting their egos get in the way.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/egos-prevent-interstate-patients-getting-life-saving-surgery-says-charlie-teo-20190609-p51w0l.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

‘Another desperate tax grab’: Opposition slams lower speed proposal

Shadow Road Safety Minister Peter Katsambanis has slammed the Road Safety Council’s plan to reduce speed limits on WA roads by 10km/h saying the measure is “just another desperate tax grab”.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/another-desperate-tax-grab-opposition-slams-lower-speed-proposal-20190608-p51vth.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Perth factory fire contained after burning for more than 24 hours

Police have been called to the incident to start evacuating neighbouring properties, with the structure’s collapse imminent.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/massive-blaze-east-of-perth-prompts-major-emergency-response-evacuation-20190606-p51v5q.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Police search for drivers in Balcatta stabbing investigation

Mirrabooka detectives are searching for the drivers of two cars as they search for information about an assault that left a man with stab wounds in Balcatta last month.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/police-search-for-drivers-in-balcatta-stabbing-investigation-20190606-p51v9x.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Balloon boycott up in the air as petition heads to WA Parliament

While the colourful looking creatures may appear similar to small jellyfish, especially in water and to unsuspecting marine life, they’re actually rubbish.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/balloon-boycott-up-in-the-air-as-petition-heads-to-wa-parliament-20190605-p51uuc.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Dongara man sentenced to six years jail for stabbing partner

A man who repeatedly stabbed his partner of 34 years after she ended their relationship amid an affair with another man has been jailed for six years and nine months.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/dongara-man-sentenced-to-six-years-jail-for-stabbing-partner-20190604-p51uhu.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

State to wrest control from Bayswater, Kalamunda councils’ Metronet areas

The move is the latest in a series to centralise planning power from local to state government hands, and follows years of development controversy in Bayswater.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/state-to-wrest-control-from-bayswater-kalamunda-councils-metronet-areas-20190603-p51u0y.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

CPR on Kelmscott street at 2am as people find cyclist with head injury

The people who found him and his bike commenced CPR and called St John Ambulance. 

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/bystanders-find-cyclist-with-head-injury-perform-cpr-on-kelmscott-street-20190601-p51tfp.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia