Editors' Picks

Sun 19 Jan 2020

Police officer attacked while checking out stolen car

premium_icon Police officer attacked while checking out stolen car

As the senior constable approached the sedan, the driver attacked him.

Rural fire chief all smiles as rain drops danger levels

premium_icon Rural fire chief all smiles as rain drops danger levels

RURAL Fire Service Acting Inspector John Welke has a big reason to smile, as the bushfire danger level drops to the lowest possible level.

PHOTOS: Large sinkhole dangerously close to nearby apartments

premium_icon PHOTOS: Large sinkhole dangerously close to nearby...

Residents in Sunrise Beach have more than the odd pothole to complain about after a large sinkhole has developed only metres from nearby properties.

'I'm going to kill you': Woman tries to hit ex with car

premium_icon 'I'm going to kill you': Woman tries to hit ex with car

A WOMAN who tried to hit the father of her children with her car, said she had “a momentary lapse of self control”.

Expert advice on avoiding a school laptop overspend

premium_icon Expert advice on avoiding a school laptop overspend

Our in-house computer expert discusses back to school laptops in his latest column. Here's how to avoid paying for more than what you need.

‘She’s a gift’: Footy star’s touching bond with miracle girl

premium_icon ‘She’s a gift’: Footy star’s touching bond with miracle girl

The Sunshine Coast girl has defied the odds of her diagnosis, and drawn the attention of famous company in the process.

Tragic end in search for missing woman

premium_icon Tragic end in search for missing woman

Over 100 people had been involved in the wide scale search.

EXCLUSIVE: RSL sub-branch boss accused of attack on vet

premium_icon EXCLUSIVE: RSL sub-branch boss accused of attack on vet

The president of the Maryborough RSL sub-branch is due in court next month following an alleged assault on Remembrance Day.

Lucky escape as car floats downstream in flooded creek

premium_icon Lucky escape as car floats downstream in flooded creek

TWO people and at least one dog have avoided a scary situation after their car was washed 100m down a flooded creek west of Toowoomba.

'Too dangerous': Massive blaze torches classic home

premium_icon 'Too dangerous': Massive blaze torches classic home

Firefighters were forced to use chainsaws to cut the walls of a classic home as it was razed by fire overnight in the Sunshine Coast hinterland.

Miner death details released as more inspectors deployed

premium_icon Miner death details released as more inspectors deployed

The tyre fitter was found trapped underneath a wheel assembly

Sat 18 Jan 2020

Skull among bones found on Pioneer River bank

premium_icon Skull among bones found on Pioneer River bank

A SKULL was found among skeletal remains found partially buried on the banks of a the Pioneer River, suggesting to police they could be human.

Police divers recover body, car from river

premium_icon Police divers recover body, car from river

Police investigations are continuing after a man’s body and a vehicle were recovered from the Clarence River today.

Man faces court after caught with $1m worth of cannabis

premium_icon Man faces court after caught with $1m worth of cannabis

A SYDNEY man found in possession of 145 bags of cannabis has been denied bail.

‘Creep’ says mum told him he had cancer as a child

premium_icon ‘Creep’ says mum told him he had cancer as a child

Mackay man caught stalking a swimwear model found out he did not have the disease when he broke a bone

Older