Man Wanted After Koondoola Armed Robbery

Regional Investigations Unit detectives are hunting a man involved in an armed robbery at a Koondoola supermarket overnight. A masked offender entered the store on Koondoola Avenue at around 8:15pm, carrying what appeared to be a firearm. He threatened a staff member and demanded money and fled on foot with a sum of cash towards…

New Church Mural ‘Close to Home’ for Perth Artist

Click here to watch the story on “Sunday Evening News & WP”. When Rachelle Dusting began her interest in making art in high school, she had no idea that it would bring her closer to home. The local Perth, Western Australia artist has begun work on her largest project by size and largest in her…

Aboriginal Activist Slams WA’s Incarceration Rates Spike

An Indigenous assistance group has called the WA State Government’s attempts to reduce Aboriginal incarceration rates as “disgraceful”, as WA leads the nation in people sent behind bars. Ngalla Maya founder Mervyn Eades said the government had done very little and had taken too long to find a solution, as the state experienced a surge…

WA Begins Countdown to Plastic Bag Ban

The State Government has begun the countdown to WA’s plastic bag ban, with less than one month left until plastic bags will no longer be available at shops around WA. Environment Minister Stephen Dawson has urged households to stop using plastic bags and bring their own bags to shops in the lead up to the…

South Boulder Man Charged After Kalgoorlie Vehicle Incidents

Police have charged a South Boulder man following a number of dangerous driving and car offences earlier this month. It will be alleged that the man performed a series of burn-outs in a black Holden Commodore sedan between 12:37am and 1:05am in the vicinity of Maritana Street and Hannan Street on Saturday 2 June with…

Guildford Historic Town Under Consideration For Heritage List

Guildford Historic Town could soon be protected as a historically registered heritage site, with the State Government seeking approval for registration. Guildford Historic Town will assessed for heritage values while it is considered for inclusion in the State Register of Heritage Places. “Guildford Historic Town has such an important story to tell about the State’s…

Men Charged In Bibra Lake Vehicle Crash

Police have charged two man over a two-vehicle crash on Port Kembla Drive in Bibra Lake on Wednesday. It will be alleged a white Mazda sedan carrying two male passengers collided with a grey Toyota vehicle at around 12:30pm. It will also be alleged that one of men attempted to leave the area. Several members…

Start of Winter Prompts Sprinkler Switch-Off to Save Water, Money

The State Government is reminding Western Australians to conserve water use in gardens as winter begins tomorrow. Households, businesses and councils across Perth, Mandurah and parts of the South-West and Great Southern regions will need to switch off garden sprinklers as part of its Winter Sprinkler Switch-off to save homeowners water and money. “We have five…