WA poet John Kinsella wields words in fight to save black cockatoo roost

Renowned West Australian poet Professor John Kinsella has used his art to call for protection of a wetland regarded as the most biodiverse site remaining in Perth. 

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/wa-poet-john-kinsella-wields-words-in-fight-to-save-black-cockatoo-roost-20180917-p504aq.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

WA to expect aftershocks after 5.6 quake strikes in the South West

West Australians face days of aftershocks in the wake of a 5.6 magnitude earthquake in the state’s South West.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/wa-to-expect-aftershocks-after-5-6-quake-strikes-in-the-south-west-20180917-p50469.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Perth student could hold key to world food security

A Perth student is building on a groundbreaking West Australian scientific discovery that could avert the world’s looming food security crisis.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/perth-student-could-hold-key-to-world-food-security-20180915-p5040l.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Missing 14 year old found safe and well

A 14 year old girl who went missing for more than a week has been found safe.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/missing-14-year-old-found-safe-and-well-20180913-p503nj.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Bulgarian sent to prison for smuggling 31kg of meth into WA

A Bulgarian man who admitted trying to smuggle 31 kilograms of methamphetamine into Western Australia has been jailed for 13 ½ years.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/bulgarian-sent-to-prison-for-smuggling-31kg-of-meth-into-wa-20180912-p503d6.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Perth driver found guilty over Scarborough hit-and-run incident

A Perth man who flung a bar patron off a car bonnet then drove away, leaving him injured and unconscious on the road, has been found guilty of five charges.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/perth-driver-found-guilty-over-scarborough-hit-and-run-incident-20180911-p5035r.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Miners strike gold as nuggets worth an estimated $15m found in WA

An estimated $15 million worth of high grade gold has been unearthed, including almost 200kg of gold-encrusted rock.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/miners-strike-gold-as-nuggets-worth-an-estimated-15m-found-in-wa-20180910-p502xj.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Perth mass killing: Three toddlers, mother and grandmother found dead

The homicide squad is investigating after three little girls and two women were found dead in a house in the Perth inner-city suburb of Bedford.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/five-found-dead-in-perth-home-the-deceased-are-women-and-children-20180909-p502p6.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia

Police have concerns for missing Perth woman

Police hold concerns for a missing 28-year-old woman last seen in the early hours of Friday morning.

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https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/police-have-concerns-for-missing-perth-woman-20180908-p502lt.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_national_western-australia