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Fri 18 Jan 2019

Crews battle vegetation fires near city

Crews battle vegetation fires near city

FIRE crews are on the scene of two vegetation fires burning across Ipswich.

QC 'tamper' with ball ahead of Hornets v Redlands

premium_icon QC 'tamper' with ball ahead of Hornets v Redlands

The traditional Kookaburra will be replaced by the English Duke for the remainder of the Brisbane Premier Grade season, says coach Aaron Moore.

Predicted growth prompts new sub-division at Flinders View

premium_icon Predicted growth prompts new sub-division at Flinders View

The company bought the site in November, with the lots ready to go to market by April.

‘Popular’ drug OD victim remembered at funeral

premium_icon ‘Popular’ drug OD victim remembered at funeral

A QUEENSLAND man who overdosed at a NSW music festival has been remembered as a kind-hearted, popular and funny young man who lit up every room he entered.

Chemical concerns cloud airport expansion

premium_icon Chemical concerns cloud airport expansion

Soil and water are being tested at the Sunshine Coast Airport expansion site to determine the extent of a chemical contamination caused by firefighting foam.

Coast porn actor slapped with fine

premium_icon Coast porn actor slapped with fine

A Gold Coast based private dancer who punched her flatmate’s mother in the neck has walked from court with just a fine.

Truck breakdown causes Toowoomba Range gridlock

Truck breakdown causes Toowoomba Range gridlock

TRAFFIC on the Toowoomba Range is at a standstill due to a broken down truck.

Wood backs Brothers to knock off Blue Dogs

premium_icon Wood backs Brothers to knock off Blue Dogs

Brothers will head to Bichel Oval tomorrow the likely favourites to take a rare away win over Laidley.

Driver clocked 74km/hr over speed limit

premium_icon Driver clocked 74km/hr over speed limit

A DRIVER has been slapped with a $1218 fine after he was clocked travelling 74km/hr over the speed limit on a highway south of Brisbane.

UPDATE: Bruce Hwy reopened after car incinerated in rollover

premium_icon UPDATE: Bruce Hwy reopened after car incinerated in rollover

An elderly man and woman were lucky to walk away from a single vehicle rollover on the Bruce Hwy

Man arrested over murder of Aiia Maasarwe

premium_icon Man arrested over murder of Aiia Maasarwe

A 20-year-old man has been arrested over the death of Israeli-Arab university student Aiia Maasarwe, two days after her body was found in Melbourne.

Gympie mum finds deadly hitchhiker in supermarket broccoli

premium_icon Gympie mum finds deadly hitchhiker in supermarket broccoli

Sam Bradshaw got a shocking surprise on a shopping trip.

107 years and counting, Lizzie's never touched a drop

premium_icon 107 years and counting, Lizzie's never touched a drop

Most people would celebrate their birthday with a beer or a wine, but not Elizabeth Jordan.

Man killed in morning crash

Man killed in morning crash

A motorcyclist has died after a single vehicle crash near Woolgoolga this morning.

Concrete truck driver airlifted after rollover

Concrete truck driver airlifted after rollover

A 61-year-old cement truck driver has been airlifted to Bundaberg Hospital after his truck rolled on the Bruce Hwy at Isis Central.

Missing man not seen in two weeks

Missing man not seen in two weeks

Police are appealing for public assistance to help find a 34-year-old man reported missing from the Sunshine Coast.

Barty downplays injury fears after win

premium_icon Barty downplays injury fears after win

Ash Barty is into the fourth round of the Australian Open for the first time but her victory wasn’t without some drama.

Elderly man targeted teen boys in seven years of sex abuse

premium_icon Elderly man targeted teen boys in seven years of sex abuse

A man sexually abused teenage boys over a horrific seven-year period as he travelled the region working for a community organisation.

Musk slammed on Sydney tunnel quote

Musk slammed on Sydney tunnel quote

Elon Musk says he can build a traffic busting tunnel under Sydney for a billion dollars — and a NSW MP is calling it a game-changer.

Profits wobble: Is Kmart’s golden run over?

Profits wobble: Is Kmart’s golden run over?

It’s been adored by customers and loved by shareholders but Kmart is one of a number of big-name retailers that are starting to look decidedly shaky.

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