June 2016

Published a story 27th Jun 2016 6:38 PM

A MAN who breached his suspended sentence three times in less than two years has run out of chances and has been sentenced to actual time behind bars.

Pot grower jailed and it's not because he got high

A MAN who breached his suspended sentence three times in less than two years has run out of chances and has been sentenced to actual time behind bars.

Published a story 27th Jun 2016 1:52 PM

THE best thing about election day is far and away the good-old fashioned sausage sizzle.

OPINION: Democracy sausage gets my vote this weekend

THE best thing about election day is far and away the good-old fashioned sausage sizzle.

Published a story 24th Jun 2016 4:40 PM

A FORMER leading greyhound trainer has escaped serving actual time behind bars for his role in sickening live baiting practices.

Greyhound trainer brought possums to use as live bait

A FORMER leading greyhound trainer has escaped serving actual time behind bars for his role in sickening live baiting practices.

Published a story 24th Jun 2016 4:28 PM

A JURY has taken less than two hours to find a man who was out walking his cat not guilty of assaulting a man in a caravan park.

Purrfect result for cat man

A JURY has taken less than two hours to find a man who was out walking his cat not guilty of assaulting a man in a caravan park.

Published a story 24th Jun 2016 12:06 PM

Luke James Horton, 35, pleaded not guilty this week in Ipswich District Court to assault occasioning bodily harm while armed.

Jury all set to decide the fate of cat man

Luke James Horton, 35, pleaded not guilty this week in Ipswich District Court to assault occasioning bodily harm while armed.

Published a story 22nd Jun 2016 4:36 PM

A COURT has been played a recording of a man who was arrested for bashing a person he claimed was a robber being confrontational, cocky and smug towards police.

Bizarre court saga: "Do you think I am a monkey in a zoo?"

A COURT has been played a recording of a man who was arrested for bashing a person he claimed was a robber being confrontational, cocky and smug towards police.

Published a story 22nd Jun 2016 4:32 PM

THE Leichhardt man accused of stabbing his partner to death has had his matter mentioned briefly in court.

Accused of stabbing his partner to death, case hits courts

THE Leichhardt man accused of stabbing his partner to death has had his matter mentioned briefly in court.

Published a story 22nd Jun 2016 2:16 PM

Thomas Adrian Noble will face trial after being charged earlier this year with a host of fresh charges.

Disgraced greyhound trainer Tom Noble to face court

Thomas Adrian Noble will face trial after being charged earlier this year with a host of fresh charges.

Published a story 20th Jun 2016 3:35 PM

THE man in charge of the University of the Sunshine Coast’s Petrie campus has quashed claims that the university has withdrawn its association with the project.

USC affirms commitment to the Petrie campus

THE man in charge of the University of the Sunshine Coast’s Petrie campus has quashed claims that the university has withdrawn its association with the project.

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Adam was born in New South Wales and was educated at the prestigious Scots College in Sydney. He has worked both in Australia and United Kingdom for some of the largest newspapers in the two respective countries. He joined APN as a senior journalist at The Chronicle in Toowoomba in 2010, before moving to APN’S Brisbane Newsdesk in 2013 where he covered politics and court. Adam won a 2015 Queensland Clarion Award - the state's premier journalism awards - and was named 2011 APN Daily Reporter of the Year. He currently works as a senior journalist at the Queensland Times.