Tributes have flowed for an Australian pilot who was killed in a plane crash in Papua New Guinea. David Tong lived and worked in the Mid West for two years. Today his former workmates spoke out about the passionate pilot and talented musician.
A struggling horse riding group helping children with disabilities has been dealt a big blow; Two of their horses died from disease and they can't afford to replace them. But the local racing club has stepped in to help.
The state government have introduced specialised speed cameras which target the front and back of vehicles. The idea is to catch speeding motorcylists who only have number plates on the back of their bikes.
New figures show meth users are putting our emergency services under pressure with more than one hundred users admitted to hospital every week. Local support groups say there is no quick fix and are calling for specialised care to tackle the problem.
A WA father of four who lost his job earlier this year has been dealt another blow after he was diagnosed with testicular cancer. The bills are piling up but the Mid West community are rallying around to help the family stay afloat.
Two popular South West beaches were closed over Christmas due to shark sightings and with summer well and truly underway WA's Surf Life Savers are urging beach goers to follow a few simple rules to reduce their risk of a shark encounter.
A young South West netballer has been hand-picked to represent the nation; Brooke Repacholi will head to the Gold Coast next year with the All Australian Schoolgirls where they'll take on netballers from around the world.