A man in his 40s dies in a truck accident at the Red Hill quarry, with video footage showing the dump truck on its side after apparently rolling off a steep embankment within the mine.
Print and television giant Seven West Media buys up all of WA's Community Newspaper Group, bringing several of of the state's remaining suburban newspapers into the same company that owns The West Australian, Sunday Times and Channel 7.
Western Australia's Premier, Mark McGowan, describes his party's failed federal election campaign as "grandiose" and overly ambitious, saying his federal colleagues "allowed themselves to become the issue".
A concert by US rapper Post Malone and the Listen Out music festival were among the events to which popular social media user Hannah Valentine sold thousands of dollars' worth of tickets — before admitting it was all a scam.
It started with an application to build a bike shed. Now, after a legal fight that originated in 1955, 87-year-old Antonio Iraci triumphs over the City of Fremantle in a battle that is set to land the council with a huge legal bill.
The developers of a proposed twin towers development on one of Perth's most famous beaches officially advise the WA Government that the project is on hold while they re-evaluate the project.
The Prime Minister, Scott Morrison, and Opposition Leader Bill Shorten will face off in an election debate to be held in Perth later this month — the first ever to be held in Western Australia.
Just months after it was re-opened in response to the passing of the medevac laws, the Federal Budget confirms the centre will close again as early as July if the Coalition is re-elected, leaving a big economic impact on the island's residents.
More tourists are visiting Western Australia, but the tourism industry is still struggling to get them to stay longer and convince international visitors to spend more money, new figures show.
Thousands of people are left without power after light rain combines with dust to trigger fires on electricity poles scattered across the metropolitan area.