Just In

Thu 30 Jan 2020

Plans for city community garden continues to grow

premium_icon Plans for city community garden continues to grow

ICAN has called for volunteers and feedback on an ambitious plan to transform a lot of land in West Ipswich into the city’s own community garden.

Plans on track for new train station on Ipswich line

premium_icon Plans on track for new train station on Ipswich line

The State Government has revealed its latest designs for the East Ipswich station upgrade.

$5 million Ipswich defence industry hub will open next month

premium_icon $5 million Ipswich defence industry hub will open next month

Defence generates more than $1.3 billion in export value for the city’s economy and the hub is being touted by the State Government as a way to maximise local jobs and...

New school puts equal focus on trades and academics

premium_icon New school puts equal focus on trades and academics

An independent senior school designed to give young people a significant leg up into the workforce while they earn their senior certificate has opened in Ipswich.

Wed 29 Jan 2020

Runaway driver jumps before car crashes and burns

premium_icon Runaway driver jumps before car crashes and burns

Fishtailing car throws up dust to lose police in chase

Former US cop and Big Brother winner delves into true crime

premium_icon Former US cop and Big Brother winner delves into true crime

US television host, Big Brother winner and retired police sergeant Derrick Levasseur says he understands the growing criticism around true crime shows.

Teenager who was caught with pants down assaulted police

premium_icon Teenager who was caught with pants down assaulted police

A teenager assaulted two police officers after he was found passed out with his pants down on the side of a busy road.

Apple Australia sales hit $9.34b in Australian sales

premium_icon Apple Australia sales hit $9.34b in Australian sales

Apple has posted a record Australian sales haul but a sharp slowdown in the pace of growth shows the iPhone maker is losing ground to rivals.

How your eating pattern can improve your gut health

premium_icon How your eating pattern can improve your gut health

A new discovery about the way immune cells in the gut activate when food is consumed will lead to further studies about preventing gut diseases like Crohn’s.

First Queensland coronavirus case confirmed

premium_icon First Queensland coronavirus case confirmed

Queensland’s first case of a patient with the deadly coronavirus has been confirmed, with a 44-year-old male being placed in isolation in hospital.

Prison guard’s daughter on  festival drug supply charges

Prison guard’s daughter on festival drug supply charges

Ashleigh Alice Kate Bennett, the daughter of a prison officer, will plead guilty to supplying MDMA caps to revellers at a music festival.

Mr Sweet perfect in south

premium_icon Mr Sweet perfect in south

Ipswich driver tops the podium yet again.

Mum ordered to ‘produce’ missing children

Mum ordered to ‘produce’ missing children

Lori Vallow has been ordered to “physically produce” her two children to authorities after they mysteriously disappeared four months ago.

Grisly details of gunman’s alleged rampage laid bare

premium_icon Grisly details of gunman’s alleged rampage laid bare

Details of the case against accused quadruple murderer Benjamin Glenn Hoffmann have been laid bare as he was committed to stand trial in the Supreme Court.

Man charged with being criminally annoying

premium_icon Man charged with being criminally annoying

Brady Leigh Macpherson has been charged with the criminal offence of annoying a person after he repeatedly swore at a woman.

Entire soccer team quarantined in hotel over coronavirus

premium_icon Entire soccer team quarantined in hotel over coronavirus

Thirty-two members of a major women’s soccer team have been quarantined in a hotel and must stay there for the next two weeks after arriving from China.

Why this star is ‘desperate’ to get a breast reduction

premium_icon Why this star is ‘desperate’ to get a breast reduction

Radio star Abby Coleman has opened up about why she is 'desperate' to get a breast reduction, saying her 10F cup size is impacting her quality of life

Business accused of deadly safety fail that killed dad

premium_icon Business accused of deadly safety fail that killed dad

Safety measures that could have been put in place to help prevent a tragic workplace death of Kevin Harney at a zinc refinery have been revealed.

Locals snappy at thieves who knicked their crocodile

premium_icon Locals snappy at thieves who knicked their crocodile

Police are investigating the theft of a pet crocodile named Snappy Tom and a 60cm barramundi from a school aquarium.

Child rapist given ‘good benefit’ for guilty plea

premium_icon Child rapist given ‘good benefit’ for guilty plea

‘Sometimes these events happen when there are emotionally fraught circumstances.’

Boyne Island ‘treehouse’ hits the market

premium_icon Boyne Island ‘treehouse’ hits the market

A secluded 'treehouse' with Boyne River views from almost every room is on the market.

Fear for Bilo family amid Christmas Island quarantine plan

premium_icon Fear for Bilo family amid Christmas Island quarantine plan

The decision to use Christmas Island as a quarantine base for evacuees at the centre of the coronavirus outbreak has prompted further concerns for Bilo family.

‘She loved big’: Lamington victim mourned

premium_icon ‘She loved big’: Lamington victim mourned

Megan Moon, who died after choking during an Australia Day lamington eating competition, has been remembered as kind, happy and outgoing.

New distillery launches local gin creation

premium_icon New distillery launches local gin creation

Whether you like it neat, on the rocks or with a splash of tonic, gin lovers can now purchase a locally sourced and distilled bottle of their favourite spirit.

Top criminal lawyer’s drink-driving arrest

premium_icon Top criminal lawyer’s drink-driving arrest

Criminal lawyer Neil Lawler was arrested outside a Sunshine Coast court and charged with drink-driving after allegedly acting for a client while drunk in court.

Older