PARLIAMENTARY kingmaker Peter Wellington has been nominated as Queensland speaker.
THE mining construction boom’s end is forcing unemployed Gladstone workers to live off their credit cards.
INSOLVENCY nearly halved in Coffs Harbour in the final quarter of 2014, new figures have shown.
THREE Rockhampton prisoners who bashed and murdered a fellow inmate in 1999 have failed in their attempt to have their convictions overturned.
THE man an Ipswich lawyer is suing for comparing him to the bumbling lawyer from comedy film The Castle – claims it was a “favourable comparison”
THE Ipswich man who killed Gladstone teen Brandon Matthews in a 2012 street fight has lost his attempt to have his life sentence overturned.
FIVE protective squad trucks, an armoured BearCat vehicle and PolAir helicopter patrolled the courts until the trial of two men was adjourned.
FAMILY and friends have said goodbye to Courtney Topic – the 22-year-old who police shot outside a western Sydney Hungry Jacks last week.
THE NSW Business Chamber believes regional tourism must be a major election focus – and says electricity privatisation could help.
Geoff has been working for the QT since August 2011 covering Ipswich’s rural areas. He started working for APN in January 2010 with the Chinchilla News in western Queensland after growing up on a grain farm. Geoff spends his time out of work watching far too much sport following the Reds, the Broncos and various American teams.