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Brooke Lucas and her son William.

Perth mum who poured bleach into baby’s milk jailed for two years

Brooke Lucas attempted to poison her son, William, in December 2018 by pouring 30 millilitres of Exit Mould into his milk bag because she wanted the 13-month-old to go to sleep.

  • by Heather McNeill and Kelly Haywood


Western Australia is only seeing about 12 AstraZeneca vaccine doses a week, vaccine commander Chris Dawson has revealed.

AstraZeneca’s days are done in WA, Dawson says

Vaccine commander Chris Dawson has told a budget estimates inquiry AstraZeneca was barely being administered in Western Australia.

  • by Hamish Hastie
Solar thermal technology can offer 24-hour power, unlike solar photovoltaic panels.

Woodside teams up with Bill Gates-backed solar tech

Woodside is considering rolling out US solar thermal generation in Australia but will first trial the technology in California.

  • by Peter Milne

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