Editors' Picks

Mon 9 Dec 2019

Why 2032 Olympics are Qld’s to win

premium_icon Why 2032 Olympics are Qld’s to win

The Olympic Games have undergone a transformation under New Norm reforms, which aim to make the event as close to cost-neutral as possible.

Arrest made at anti-Adani protest

premium_icon Arrest made at anti-Adani protest

A woman has chained herself to a gate by her neck, and two others have locked onto machinery at two Adani sites

What truckies want motorists to know these holidays

What truckies want motorists to know these holidays

As everyone is always in a rush it seems and the roads are full of traffic, there are some things that truckies wish motorists would think about.

BULLYING: Daughters ‘not safe’ at their school

premium_icon BULLYING: Daughters ‘not safe’ at their school

A protective older sibling acted as a human barricade when bullies came for her little sister. Their school's reaction has their mother furious.

WATCH: Former council CEO tells all from behind bars

premium_icon WATCH: Former council CEO tells all from behind bars

Former CEO of Ipswich City Council Carl Wulff has spoken about the devastating impacts his actions have had on his family, finances and career

Man charged following alleged McDonald's heist

premium_icon Man charged following alleged McDonald's heist

Police have charged a man following an alleged armed robbery at Glass House Mountains McDonald's at Coochin Creek last Thursday, December 5. See the CCTV.

Was missing Belgian backpacker last seen near Coffs?

premium_icon Was missing Belgian backpacker last seen near Coffs?

A woman says she told police that she saw a man lying on the side of the highway near Coffs Harbour wearing similar clothes to missing tourist Theo Hayez.

TV reveal: Shark attack survivor tells her story

premium_icon TV reveal: Shark attack survivor tells her story

‘At the end of the day I was a tourist and I suffered a misadventure.’

Sun 8 Dec 2019

Sky News rolls out program to keep our region informed

Sky News rolls out program to keep our region informed

Having grown up and worked in country areas, journalist Peter Gleeson will bring his passion for the regions to a new hour-long program on Sky News next year.

CITIZEN’S ARREST: Man facing 11 charges held in custody

premium_icon CITIZEN’S ARREST: Man facing 11 charges held in custody

Police are yet to question a woman who was taken to hospital in handcuffs

MEASLES: Another alert has been issued for Ipswich region

MEASLES: Another alert has been issued for Ipswich region

The person attended a number of locations in the Ipswich area while unknowingly infectious.

Police shoot man dead after overnight stand-off

premium_icon Police shoot man dead after overnight stand-off

A man was shot dead by police this morning following reports he was armed with a rifle and firing on people and cars.

Roma man killed in fiery Warrego Highway crash

premium_icon Roma man killed in fiery Warrego Highway crash

Highway remains under traffic control after a man was killed in a traffic crash involving a four-wheel-drive and a cattle truck

Sat 7 Dec 2019

Woman killed in head-on crash with B-double

premium_icon Woman killed in head-on crash with B-double

ONE person has died in a head-on collision between a car and truck south of Mackay. The Bruce Hwy has now reopened.

Fri 6 Dec 2019

Fraud investigation into major mining company

premium_icon Fraud investigation into major mining company

The Serious Fraud Office says it is investigating the world’s biggest commodities trader.

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