Entries by Tony Bartlett

Accused WA serial killer to reappear in court

The man charged in relation to one of West Australia’s most notorious crimes will again appear in court today. Bradley Robert Edwards was charged late last year over the Claremont serial killings. Three women disappeared from the nightclub precinct in Perth in the mid 90’s. The 48-year-old has been charged over the murder of Jane Rimmer […]

First report due today on Melbourne’s fatal DFO plane crash

The preliminary report into Melbourne’s Essendon DFO plane crash will be released today. Four American tourists and the pilot were on board the small plane when it smashed into the shopping complex shortly after taking off last month. The Australian Transport Safety Bureau says the wreckage has been extensively examined. It’s also spent what it […]

The cleanup begins

Far North Queensland is facing a huge cleanup after cyclone Debbie tore through the region. Rapid assessment teams and contractors are moving in to storm-ravaged areas, checking the extent of the damage and beginning to clear trees and debris. They will be followed by SES crews and emergency workers. The system, which has now degraded […]