Ballarat and Bendigo faced losing electricity during the recent great eastern Australian heatwave so NSW could avoid power cuts, underscoring the parlous state of the country's grid.
Fran Rimrod Fremantle is fast establishing itself as a food bartering hub, but a carpet python should be among the most unique swap trades for a pork sausage the port city has seen yet.
Deborah Snow Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has emphasised the need for Israel to retain "security control" over any future Palestinian state, and praised Australia as a "clear-eyed" nation "willing to puncture United Nations hypocrisy".
Hannah Barry For just $8000, the one-of-a-kind decorated mobile billboard could be yours to own.
Heath Aston, political correspondent Shadow treasurer Chris Bowen says Labor will not take a "Buffett rule" that cracks down on wealthy tax avoiders to the next election.
Michael Koziol, political reporter "If cane doesn't do well, the town doesn't do well. There's no rocket science in that," says sugarcane grower Paula Langdon.
Hannah Barry The City of Stirling has attempted to fine the popular cafe spot nearly $1 million for allegedly breaching its planning permits.
Julie Power The federal government is about to declare war on feral cats – and wants to use community groups in the battle.
Heather McNeill Three men charged over the kidnapping and killing of Perth mother Peta Fairhead will fight the charges at trial.
Michael Koziol Quid-pro-quo arrangement to take Central American refugees won't start until transfers begin from Manus Island and Nauru.
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Boyup Brook was packed for another wonderful Boyup Brook Country Music Festival.
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A nurse at Donnybrook's Tuia Lodge has been recognised for her dedication and achievements.
A special event planned for Bridgetown will celebrate International Women’s Day.