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Thu 16 Jul 2020

'I thought it was a tumour’: Youngster’s shock diagnosis

premium_icon 'I thought it was a tumour’: Youngster’s shock diagnosis

A Queensland mum has revealed how a serious illness has changed life for her and her incredibly tough 5-year-old daughter.

‘You did want this’: Rapist’s sick words to victim, 13

premium_icon ‘You did want this’: Rapist’s sick words to victim, 13

The man raped the 13-year-old girl while maintaining a sexual relationship with another teenager. WARNING GRAPHIC.

Driver's desperate bid to save woman after horror crash

premium_icon Driver's desperate bid to save woman after horror crash

LATEST: The driver of a car that struck a woman in the middle of the road tried desperately to save her life as emergency services rushed to the scene.

Son disappointed by petrol-stealing, drug driving mum

premium_icon Son disappointed by petrol-stealing, drug driving mum

A Gatton woman was caught breaking the law twice in the space of three days.

Horrifying drug-fuelled attack on 80-year-old father

premium_icon Horrifying drug-fuelled attack on 80-year-old father

THE North Coast man tore through his father’s house with a steel chain, yelling “I’m going to kill you” and “I will break your legs”.

Community rallies for family who lost everything in fire

premium_icon Community rallies for family who lost everything in fire

AS KATHERINE Reeves raced home on Monday morning after learning of a fire on her property in Millmerran Woods, her mind was in overdrive.

Singer avoids jail after stabbing former partner

premium_icon Singer avoids jail after stabbing former partner

A singer songwriter has avoided jail time after stabbing her former partner with a knife.

Wed 15 Jul 2020

CRIME SCENE: Grisly discovery in coastal bushland

premium_icon CRIME SCENE: Grisly discovery in coastal bushland

POLICE hunting for clues into the disappearance of a Northern NSW woman have found skeletal remains.

Splendour in the Past will replace live music festival

premium_icon Splendour in the Past will replace live music festival

Instead of the masses, the music, the fashion and the antics, this year Triple J will offer a ‘best of’ music weekend.

71-year-old man accused of ‘clubbing' his wife asks for bail

premium_icon 71-year-old man accused of ‘clubbing' his wife asks for bail

A man allegedly bashed his elderly wife with a wooden bat before leading Warwick police on a high-speed car chase.

'Friendly backpacker’ fined $1300 for morning walk

premium_icon 'Friendly backpacker’ fined $1300 for morning walk

A backpacker said she greeted a group of people in a paddock when a police car ‘flew over’.

Tradie’s tantrum after taking disabled park

premium_icon Tradie’s tantrum after taking disabled park

A tradesman assaulted a woman and damaged her phone after she filmed him parking in a disabled spot at Bunnings

Family’s anxious wait after son’s open brain surgery

premium_icon Family’s anxious wait after son’s open brain surgery

Mackay boy’s headaches led to tumour discovery and emergency surgery in the space of a week

Tue 14 Jul 2020

Police release details on boy, 8, killed in motorbike crash

premium_icon Police release details on boy, 8, killed in motorbike crash

Police have released details about the tragic death of an eight-year-old boy near Kingaroy.

Bradken to shut down Ipswich foundry, 180 jobs impacted

premium_icon Bradken to shut down Ipswich foundry, 180 jobs impacted

Manufacturing company Bradken has announced it will wind down its Ipswich foundry business after a strategic review of its operations.

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