Three people in hospital after driver hits four cars in Heathridge

A number of people have been taken to hospital for treatment after a driver ploughed into four cars in Perth’s northern suburbs this evening.

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8 hours ago, The West Australian

Covid and the WA tattoo industry

Covid and the WA tattoo industry

Australian tattoo artists work on commission, so if you don’t tattoo, you don’t get paid. So when the West Australian tattoo industry shutdown earlier this year it had a serious impact on the financial security and mental health of many tattoo artists. RTR FM producer Jesse Begley spoke to...

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12 hours ago, RTRFM

Flash flooding and thunderstorms to hit WA as weekend cold front crosses the coast

A powerful cold front, combined with a cloud band, is expected to bring thunderstorms and heavy falls to parts of Western Australia, with isolated falls of up to 80 millimetres forecast in some areas.

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14 hours ago, ABC

WA Rich List: Can Twiggy pinch Gina’s crown?

Has Fortescue Metal Group’s stellar run been enough for billionaire Andrew Forrest to leapfrog the intensely private Gina Rinehart in WA’s annual Rich List?

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15 hours ago, The West Australian

Coronavirus crisis: WA puts phase five restriction on hold again while awaiting outcome of Clive Palmer High Court challenge

WA’s phase five restrictions have been put on hold again McGowan the State ‘has entered the most dangerous phase of the pandemic’.

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15 hours ago, The West Australian

WA COVID-19 Phase 5 To Be Delayed Again

Premier Mark McGowan has announced the WA COVID-19 Phase 5 plan will be delayed a further 2 weeks. Today Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan announced the COVID-19 Phase 5 plan will be delayed until August 29th. “I’m sure this won’t come as much of a surprise, but we’ve delayed the tentative...

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15 hours ago, So Perth

Easing of coronavirus restrictions delayed as WA remains on 'high alert' due to Victorian outbreak

WA Premier Mark MGowan announces another two-week delay to the next phase of eased coronavirus restrictions in his state, which were due to come into effect on August 15, saying the nation remains on "high alert" due to Victorian outbreak.

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15 hours ago, ABC

Commonwealth backdown on Clive Palmer's WA border challenge 'doesn't go far enough'

Deputy Premier Roger Cook says the Commonwealth — which has pulled out of the legal challenge over WA's hard border — will not support the State Government's push to have the case reheard.

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17 hours ago, ABC

Domestic Violence Financial Toolkit

Domestic Violence Financial Toolkit

Abuse comes in many forms, including financial abuse and with that, the current pandemic has unfortunately only exacerbated these issues. Whilst these issues continue plague our communities, Financial toolbox is a not-for-profit organisation that focuses on the economic empowerment. Click through to...

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17 hours ago, RTRFM

PHILLIP LA ROSA X-Clusive video premiere: Baggage

PHILLIP LA ROSA X-Clusive video premiere: Baggage

Philip La Rosa’s new single is the sensual display of positive vulnerability manifesting. Baggage enriches […]

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18 hours ago, X-Press Magazine

Catholic priest accused of stealing almost $500,000 from church walks free as all charges dropped

A Catholic priest accused of stealing almost $500,000 from his Perth parish says his "fervent wish" is to return to active ministry following a decision to drop  dozens of charges alleging he used Church funds to pay for personal expenses.

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18 hours ago, ABC

Application For WA Border Case Reset Submitted To The Federal Court This Morning

Western Australia Government asks for a new trial. Mark McGowan will not stop fighting for WA’s borders as the Western Australia Government has submitted an appeal to the Federal Court to reset the WA Border v Clive Palmer case. The reset has been requested since the Federal Government’s...

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18 hours ago, So Perth

Push for social housing laid out during National Homelessness Week

Push for social housing laid out during National Homelessness Week

Homelessness Australia has planned a series of activities in partnership with their Everybody’s Home campaign to get people involved and taking action during this years Homelessness Week. Joining Taylah this morning was the National Spokesperson for the campaign, Kate Colvin.

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18 hours ago, RTRFM

Local Feature: Elsewhere/Rebecca

Local Feature: Elsewhere/Rebecca

This week we have been loving the local feature from Elsewhere/Rebecca, an intricate release that melts field recordings with ambient electronica. Rebecca swung past RTRFM to chat with Taylah on Breakfast to walk through With Me, We Walk. 

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19 hours ago, RTRFM

Brookdale man, 62, charged after he allegedly tried to film up 15-year-old girl’s skirt in Armadale

Brookdale man, 62, charged after he allegedly tried to film up 15-year-old girl’s skirt in Armadale

Police will allege the incident happened on Saturday as a 15-year-old girl was shopping in our city’s south east.

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19 hours ago, The West Australian

FRIDAY MIX: Is Boogaerdt

FRIDAY MIX: Is Boogaerdt

We’re back at it with another bouncy Friday Mix. This week Is Boogaerdt brought you 30 minutes of bright beats to kick off the morning right. Keep up to date with Is here and here.

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19 hours ago, RTRFM

You Can’t Stop the Damaja

You Can’t Stop the Damaja

Breaking through with his guest verses on Gangstarr’s 1992 track I’m the Man, legendary Brooklyn MC Jeru the Damaja went on to craft two of the 90s (and all time, for that matter) greatest hip-hop albums – The Sun Rises in the East, and Wrath of the Math.  Not one to rest on his laurels, Jeru has...

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20 hours ago, RTRFM

illuminati hotties Are (Not) Waiting For You

illuminati hotties Are (Not) Waiting For You

Engineer and producer Sarah Tudzin‘s band illuminati hotties is an indie-pop outfit from Los Angeles. Their debut album Kiss Your Frenemies was released in 2018 to critical-acclaim. The band’s latest “mixtape” album FREE I.H.: This Is Not The One You’ve Been Waiting For...

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20 hours ago, RTRFM

AMA WA president Andrew Miller to discuss COVID-19 crisis talks at ‘emergency meeting’ of doctors

AMA WA president Andrew Miller will join The West Live this morning following an ‘all doctors’ emergency meeting’ on Thursday. LISTEN LIVE FROM 8.45AM.

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21 hours ago, The West Australian

'Just for the sake of pleasure': Playtime is not just for kids — grown-ups need it too

While the importance of play for children is well documented, there is a growing belief that it could be just as important for adults as well.

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23 hours ago, ABC

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