News Bloodlines: Choisir chalks up another milestone 2017-12-14T00:25:41.000000000+00:00 Evergreen stallion Choisir, the handsome chestnut who provided Newcastle trainer Paul Perry with a dream trip to Royal Ascot in 2003, claimed another amazing landmark last weekend with his 1000th individual winner being posted. 'Dark day for country WA': School of the Air axed as government slashes education and jobs 2017-12-14T00:25:36.000000000+00:00 "I regret these decisions that have had to be made," Education and Training Minister Sue Ellery told reporters. "I feel for the staff and the uncertainty this creates ... we have tried to minimise the impact on students." Rod Duke battles 'manifestly unfair' helicopter access to his home 2017-12-14T00:24:00.000000000+00:00 Kiwi rich lister Rod Duke has first world problems - he can only land his helicopter at his new waterfront mansion three times a week. Ashes 2017/18: Series embroiled in match-fixing: report 2017-12-14T00:19:34.000000000+00:00 There is shock in Australian cricket at a report of an alleged spot-fixing attempt on the third Ashes Test, which starts in Perth on Thursday. Star Wars: The Last Jedi review: One of the most intelligent blockbusters of the year 2017-12-14T00:18:52.000000000+00:00 The eighth official entry in the Star Wars saga is one of the most intelligent Hollywood blockbusters of the year, as well as one of the most entertaining. Labor doggedly defends Northcote preference deal as Coalition complains to IBAC 2017-12-14T00:16:59.000000000+00:00 The corruption watchdog has been asked to investigate whether the Andrews government used public funds to secure a preference deal Why not target SCG Trust over stadium safety issues? 2017-12-14T00:14:54.000000000+00:00 If, as Jacob Saulwick says in his article, Allianz Stadium is unsafe and non-compliant with safety issues, then why isn't the Trust being prosecuted? Neville Crichton buys $45m Point Piper mansion next door to Malcolm Turnbull 2017-12-14T00:12:26.000000000+00:00 The beachfront home is currently undergoing a major renovation. Fashion juggernaut H&M announces plans for Mandurah move 2017-12-14T00:12:16.000000000+00:00 Already based in Lakeside Joondalup and the Perth CBD General Post Office, the store will be the first H&M franchise south of the river and it's set to open in the first half of 2018. Iranian refugee Masih Ghasemi tops the state in HSC 2017-12-14T00:11:48.000000000+00:00 Less than two years ago, higher education wasn't a possibility for Iranian refugee Masih Ghasemi.