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Mural vandalism angers community

By Claire Ottaviano MIDVALE property owner Jim Morgan is offering a $1000 reward for information leading to the apprehension of the “criminals” who defaced a piece of artwork on the side of his building. The 35m wide and 7m tall ...

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Dayton murderer unknown

By Claire Ottaviano FOUR days into the murder investigation of pregnant mother-of-three Janet Dweh, it is still unclear if any potential homicide charges will include the death of her unborn child. No charges have yet been laid for the tragic ...

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Man charged over Wooroloo fire

By Rebecca Peppiatt Wooroloo residents have this week been devastated to learn the bushfire that tore through their community in February, destroying 86 homes, was entirely preventable. Arson Squad detectives charged 40-year-old Daniel Gunter Preuss last week after a five-month ...

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Illegal off-road riders targeted

By Claire Ottaviano TACKLING illegal off-road motorcycle use is taking a multi-agency approach in Mundaring. Mundaring Police have partnered with the Shire of Mundaring, the Department of Water and Environmental Regulations (DWER) and the Water Corporation to target unregistered off-road ...

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Newsagency hit twice by thieves

By Breanna Inferrera A KALAMUNDA business owner has been left ‘”terrified” after her newsagency was broken into for the second time in less than two months. Kalamunda News owner Limin Jiang said her husband Freeman Ji discovered the newsagency’s front ...

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Crime stats not adding up

By Breanna Inferrera AN officer from Forrestfield Police is urging the community to report any crime or suspicious activity directly to police after a Facebook post pointing to a spate of burglaries in Lesmurdie and Gooseberry Hill proved conflicting. On ...

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Tragedy strikes twice in one week

By Breanna Inferrera and Claire Ottaviano THE neighbouring communities of Glen Forrest and Mahogany Creek have been rocked by two fatal crashes in less than one week. The first crash happened on Friday, May 15 when a blue Nissan Skyline ...

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Young man dies at Mountain Quarry

By Claire Ottaviano AN online fundraiser to help the family of a 20-year-old who died at Mountain Quarry in Boya last week has raised almost $9000. The GoFundMe page was set up to assist Moses Bastian’s mother and siblings pay ...

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