Travis Collins, Keith Urban win big at CMC Music Awards

LEE Kernaghan was also inducted into the CMC Hall of Fame during tonight's glittering awards ceremony on the Gold Coast.

Miller on why coalminers and families 'bleed black'

Jo-Ann Miller is standing up for coalminers and their families

Percy Verrall is in constant chest pain and struggles to walk

Two Ipswich councillors called for CCC hearing

CALLED: Deputy Mayor Paul Tully and Cr Kerry Silver have been served notices to attend a Crime and Corruption Commission (CCC) public hearing next month.

Tully and Silver served notices to appear on Wednesday, April 19

Ipswich to host CMC Rocks for 'at least another three years'

The record-breaking CMC Rocks QLD 2016, which descended on Ipswich's Willowbank Raceway from 11-13 March, is the southern hemisphere's largest international country and roots festival and drives the latest Australian album charts, with 10 country artists appearing in the ARIA Top 100 Albums Chart, 9 of which performed at the festival Photo: Dave Kan

Country music festival will stay at Willowbank Raceway until 2020

GREEN LIGHT: Bunnings plans another warehouse in region

Bunnings has announced it will bring a warehouse to the Lockyer Valley.

Construction of a hardware superstore is in planning stages

REVEALED: Four new food hubs destined for Silkstone

Tenants for seven new shops at Silkstone are revealed.

They include a cheese wall, burritos, sushi and baked goods

Top coach stands down after just five games in charge

CHANGING DIRECTION: Ipswich Knights head coach Danny Wilson (left) with former head coach Graham Ross.

Wilson to take over at Knights after Ross steps aside

Man in hospital after crashing into tree

Two cars collide outside busy school in separate incident

Three charged over alleged Booval assault

New Ipswich District Court Judge: After nine years in the role, Ipswich District Court Judge Greg Koppenol will move to Brisbane Court.He will be replaced by Judge Dennis Lynch QC. In court on Tuesday, Judge Koppenol was recognised for his "brisk and vigorous approach" to the role.

Police say a man was taken to hospital with serious injuries

TripAdvisor and Council partner in new tourism magazine

The new Discover Ipswich magazine

Copies home delivered, featuring independent reviews of top sites

Brazil scandal hits parent company of JBS abattoir

JBS Meatworks and abattoir at Dinmore. Beef cattle processing and kill floor.

China and South Korea have suspended some imports

DELAYED: Silkstone grocery store opening pushed back

NEARLY DONE: A shopping centre development at Silkstone is set to open by the end of the month.

Rain delays construction at new shopping centre

Rate rise to come: Expect to pay more after this week

ATM generic Commonwealth Bank Photo Allan Reinikka / The Morning Bulletin

COMMBANK and ANZ customers should brace for interest rate hikes

Centacare ready for NDIS

STARS ARE BORN: Disability clients shine on stage as Emma Gordon-Smith (centre) struts her stuff in a recent production. Ipswich clients will soon get their chance.

Striving to include everyone

At 84, this Ipswich legend is nowhere near retirement

FAMILIAR FACE: Garth Llewelyn as opened First National Commercial. Pictured with Cheryl Kermond and Melanie Johnston.

Veteran businessman Garth Llewellyn just can't give up real estate

The future's bright for British whites

Cattle thrive in Australian conditions

CSIRO develops device to gauge sheep fitness

RACING FIT: CSIRO is working on devices to measure sheep activity and fitness, a sort of ovine Fitbit.

'Fitbits' for sheep coming soon.

Water taxi service from Urangan to Fraser Island is starting

A water taxi to Fraser Island's Kingfisher Bay will now depart from the marina every Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The Spirit of Hervey Bay Manager Bobbie Hayter.

It'll take 25 minutes to get to the tourist hot spot.

Mum and dad payments frozen for two years

Family Tax Benefit payments will be frozen at current rates for two years under the proposed changes from July 1.

No more, no less: Family Tax Benefit payments frozen

Cafe closes ahead of legal stoush with shopping centre

Customers dismayed as family cafe announces closure

Lumix GH5: Is this the Lord of the compact video Rigs?

New Zealand provided plenty of great locations to test out Panasonic's Lumix GH5.

Panasonic launches flagship camera in Lord of the Rings territory

Tip to Trump, learn some manners

Reader on US president Trump

Government attacks Aussie pensioners

LETTER: Members of the 'grey army' unite!

Commonsense wins in bet backflip

Race 6 - The Taroom Cup, Blue Jest ridden by Dakota Graham. 31/12/16.

Now all we need them to do is reverse their other policy decisions

Pure bred dogs not always best option

British bulldog puppy for sale near Ballina.

"Flat-faced" dogs face a life of misery due to reckless breeding

Why Falcons are wary of Ipswich Jets

Former Jets player and respected coach and teacher Todd Riggs, with his wife Sara.

Major strength recognised for state league match

'You can't pay the rent with slices of pizza'

Ay Jay - Pizza is the bonus, not the pay rate!

Here's what you said on Facebook...

OPINION: Parents need to take control before kids become brats

SETTING RULES: Parents can easily forget, mid-meltdown, that it's up to them to keep kids in line.

Selfless parents are creating a generation of spoiled children.

Two Ipswich candidates set to be subpoenaed by CCC

ON CASE: Crime and Corruption Commission chairman Alan MacSporran will preside over the public hearing as part of the investigation into the 2016 Ipswich local government elections.

Investigation expected to centre around joint how-to-vote cards

UPDATE: Man airlifted from Warwick after early morning smash

A man in his 40s was airlifted this morning after a serious crash

A man in his 40s was airlifted this morning after a serious crash

How young is too young to leave kids home alone?

FOR REVIEW AND PREVIEW PURPOSES ONLY. Macaulay Culkin in a scene from the movie Home Alone 2: Lost in New York. Supplied by Fox Home Entertainment.

Children under the age of 12 cannot be left alone.

Photographer’s eerie brush with a UFO-like cloud goes viral

Photographer Andrew Cooney sent his drone up to capture this amazing photo of a UFO-like cloud at Mangrove Mountain on the Central Coast.

Photographer describes close encounter with UFO cloud

Pauline Hanson is trying to launch the worst hashtag ever

Pauline Hanson's new hashtag is sure to raise heckles

Pauline Hanson has her own post-London attack hashtag

'We accidentally starved our baby', says Project co-host

Radio host and The Project presenter Anthony "Lehmo" Lehmann and his partner Kelly Kearney.

The couple were scared to feed their son a bottle of formula.

Playground attack puts high school teacher in hospital

The front entrance of the Grafton High School. Police are investigating an alleged assault of a teacher by a student on the school oval earlier this week.

Teacher attacked, hospitalised in playground attack.

'You need to send me a photo of you naked': Online predator

Alicia with her eight year old daughter Charli, who was approached by a paedophile on a social media app.Source:Supplied

Mother left ‘sickened’ after online groomer targets her daughter

Sex workers have blunt message for Aussie women

Sex worker Mrs Robinson, as she is seen on the app Rendevu

"I can’t tell you the number of times a client and I haven’t had sex"

Inmate escapes prison, checks on baby, hands himself in

Not even razor wire could stop this young dad from making sure his child was OK.

‘Well that’s OK. I’ll go back down to Don Dale then’.

Drunk driver calls cops on himself after crashing car

The man told police he would wait at the scene for police to come.

UK attack: Slain policeman was father-of-two Keith Palmer

This is the police officer killed by today's attack in London.

Terror attack: Londoners declare #WeAreNotAfraid

A defiant trend popped up on Twitter

London terror attack: Photo of Muslim woman goes viral

Is this woman really indifferent to the tragic scene unfolding next to her or is she simply walking past quietly like hundreds of others did? Picture: REX/Shutterstock/australscope

Twitters point out the white male also walking by...

London Mayor Sadiq Khan: We won't be cowed by terrorism

"Londoners will never be cowed by terrorism."

Queensland Police prove they have sense of humour

This photo of three police motorbikes parked out the front of Tamborine restaurant 'Three Little Pigs' has gone viral. Photo: Supplied

Three police walk into a restaurant...The QPS joke that's gone viral

One Nation Senator: 'Some girls like being wolf whistled'

One Nation's Pauline Hanson with Senator Malcolm Roberts in Ipswich.

“Is a wolf-whistle harassment? It depends on the person,” he said.

$500 favour: Pensioner looks for stranger with gold heart

Harold Anthony has had his faith in humanity restored after $500 he left at an ATM was returned to him.

Being retired, the money was all he had to live off for the week

Ex-police speed radar for sale on Gumtree

THERE'S no limit to what you can buy online these days

Hunt for man who did first Big Lap

A minature portrait of Matthew Flinders, 1801.

Explorer's body could be dug up to make way for Brit rail project

Hey! Those baggage handlers are kicking my luggage!

“Hope these idiots get kicked in the face — and then fired.”

Meet the woman dressing country music's rising stars

CINDY Vogels is helping emerging artists dress to impress on the red carpet.

Morgan Evans opens up about his CMC love story

Morgan Evans hosts the 2017 CMC Music Awards, being held for the first time on the Gold Coast.

SINGER returns from Nashville to host tonight's CMC Music Awards.

What's on the big screen this week

OLD TALE: Emma Watson brings to life the character of Belle in Beauty and the Beast.

DISNEY'S remake of Beauty and the Beast opens to rave reviews.

MKR recap: Josh and Amy figure out how to get along

Josh and Amy have figured out how to get along and cook well. Stay away from each other.

THEY’RE the couple we love to hate, but something changed tonight.

Mariah’s making a movie we probably don’t need

Mariah Carey and her dog Jack are prepping for a Christmas movie.

Mariah Carey is making animated movie ready for Christmas.

CMC Rocks is just the ticket for Eric Paslay

HAPPY TO BE HERE: American country singer Eric Paslay will play CMC Rocks 2017.

Country music singer is touring overseas for the first time.

MOVIE REVIEW: Disney remake a beauty-ful story

Emma Watson and Dan Stevens star in the movie Beauty and the Beast.

Emma Watson stars as Belle in classic tale of finding unlikely love