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Perth Lynx knock off defending WNBL champions Townsville 98-88

The Perth Lynx have produced a stunning display of three-point shooting to beat reigning premier Townsville 98-88 at the Bendat Basketball Centre. The Lynx struggled to score last week against Adelaide but unleashed all of their shooting power against the Fire. Perth sunk five three-pointers during the second quarter, having …

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Wildcats on top but Kings, United impress

The Perth Wildcats sit atop the NBL ladder after two rounds but two contenders from the eastern states also flexed their muscles on Sunday. The grand final rematch between Melbourne United and Adelaide 36ers produced another memorable finish, though not without controversy, while the Sydney Kings provided the first glimpse …

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Trade war fallout a concern for tourism

A trade war between the US and China could have a flow-on impact on tourism numbers to the Kimberley, according to one of the State’s leading economists. Speaking at the Kimberley Economic Forum last week, WA Chamber of Commerce and Industry chief economist Rick Newnham informed attendees of the repercussions …

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Driver filmed driving wrong way on Leach Highway

A motorist on Leach Highway has been captured on camera driving the wrong way into oncoming traffic. Quick-thinking motorists driving the correct direction were able to dodge the oncoming vehicle before the video cuts out as it showed no signs of slowing down. The shocked passenger who captured the video …

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Vegans’ beef about beef at Northbridge steakhouse

A group of vegan activists who invaded a Northbridge steakhouse and launched a bizarre protest last night are vowing to target other local businesses selling meat. The group of roughly 15 protestors, who call themselves Direct Action Everywhere, entered Outback Jacks and began chanting slogans and disrupting staff. In the …

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