Recfishwest have their say over government’s commercial lobster plans

Recfishwest has written to Fisheries Minister Dave Kelly, saying it has “concerns the government’s current growth plan for the commercial lobster fishery could place the success of the recreational lobster fishery at risk.”

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/recfishwest-have-their-say-over-government-s-commercial-lobster-plans-20190125-p50tri.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Girl, 12, gives birth in Perth hospital

An underage girl who was pregnant at just 11 years old has given birth in a Perth hospital.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/girl-12-gives-birth-in-perth-hospital-20190124-p50tib.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

WA mother’s warning after FIFO smart baby monitor logs into stranger’s nursery

A Mandurah mother says she’s too afraid to use her baby monitor camera, after the smart device logged her into a stranger’s nursery camera. 

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/wa-mother-s-warning-after-fifo-smart-baby-monitor-logs-into-stranger-s-nursery-20190123-p50t96.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Alert downgraded as firefighters bring blaze near Lancelin under control

The fire was first reported at 11.40am near the intersection of Callistemon Loop and Bottlebrush Road in Nilgen, about 20km north-east of Lancelin.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/residents-warned-to-leave-as-out-of-control-bushfire-burns-near-lancelin-20190122-p50syj.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Man and woman in custody after stand-off in eastern Perth suburb

A man and woman have been taken into custody after a stand-off in the eastern Perth suburb of Martin on Monday. 

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/police-cordon-off-streets-in-eastern-perth-suburb-after-couple-made-threats-20190121-p50sok.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Shopkeeper punched, store trashed in Kelmscott IGA retaliation attack

The incident was sparked when a young boy attempted to steal a bottle of Coke from the Kelmscott IGA store on December 30.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/shopkeeper-punched-store-trashed-in-kelmscott-iga-retaliation-attack-20190120-p50sj0.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Police hunt three suspects after stabbing outside Caversham brewery

Police are searching for three suspects after a stabbing in Caversham; the Police Air Wing unit has been deployed to help track down those involved.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/police-search-caversham-after-stabbing-attack-outside-brewery-20190119-p50sfx.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

‘She died doing something she loved’: Felicity Shadbolt’s family speak

The family of Felicity Shadbolt who died after going for a bushwalk in the Pilbara on Sunday say they will remember her for her beautiful smile and her desire to stay young and never grow old.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/she-died-doing-something-she-loved-felicty-shadbolt-s-family-speak-20190118-p50sb9.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

How identity and culture paved the way for WA’s only Jewish school’s success

Carmel became WA’s top private school for 2018. Students and teachers believe the reason it’s doing well comes down to its celebration of a collective Jewish identity.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/how-identity-and-culture-paved-the-way-for-wa-s-only-jewish-school-s-success-20190117-p50s0r.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Police search Mundaring forest for missing Northam man

WA Police are urging anyone who has seen Mr Irvine or his vehicle to come forward immediately.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/man-missing-in-northam-may-not-know-how-to-get-home-20190115-p50rgv.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia