Minister’s financial links to stricken energy company ‘not a good look’

An ABC investigation reveals WA Government minister Alannah MacTiernan, who oversaw a failed wave energy project, had long-standing financial links to a closely related company stretching back almost a decade.

‘Housing crisis’ in regional areas putting brakes on meat industry’s growth

A meat processor says a "housing crisis" in one of the country's most productive agricultural regions is putting the business at a disadvantage because it cannot hire enough staff to expand.

Odds shorten in Labor’s race for WA seats as bookies point to a Liberal loss

As Scott Morrison returns to WA this week, the bookies are providing plenty of reasons for him to be nervous about his fortunes in the west — predicting much more red across the electoral map in the traditionally Liberal stronghold.