Images from inside the bushfire zone in WA's South West. Aerial support battling the huge blaze. Picture: Colin Ingham

DPaW lashed for Yarloop bushfire disaster

VOLUNTEER firefighters want the Department of Parks and Wildlife stripped of its duty for major bushfires, slamming its handling of Waroona-Yarloop.

Murder accused remanded in custody

Murder accused remanded in custody

A FORMER Hobart doctor accused of murdering his elderly mother in Sandy Bay in March has been remanded in custody.

Dad to kidnappers: ‘to hell with you’

Dad to kidnappers: ‘to hell with you’

THE Perth father of aid worker Kerry Jane Wilson kidnapped in Afghanistan is anxiously waiting for news. Sending abductors the message: “to hell with you”.

Video plea to stop killer influenza

Video plea to stop killer influenza

A ROYAL Children’s Hospital paediatrician who deals with the worst consequences of influenza has produced a blunt, heartfelt video in a bid to drive people to ­vaccinate.

Rapist caught after bolting from minders

Rapist caught after bolting from minders

A convicted rapist who bolted while on a day trip at a popular Darwin tourist attraction was captured last night

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