Kate EmerySenior Reporter
Phoebe Pin, Kate Campbell, Elise Van Aken & Reuben Carder
A top doctor has warned of an upsurge in hand, foot and mouth disease in Perth, with kids and adults suffering painful symptoms after contracting the highly contagious virus.
A 15-year-old trans boy who took his life has been farewelled in two funerals and will have two different names on separate memorials after his estranged parents agreed to divide his ashes.
Apartments have been revealed as a big part of WA’s property boom, with sales skyrocketing by more than half to their highest point in seven years, marking a solid rebound for the market.
Three people spent the night stranded on an island off the Carnarvon coast after their boat broke down.
A homelessness advocate raised concerns to the State Government about an overcrowded public housing property nearly two years before a 15-year-old orphan who was staying there took his own life.
One of the survivors of a fatal car crash in the South West that killed a pair of teenage boys at the weekend has spoken of his ‘unimaginable’ heartache over losing two of his closest friends.
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