Queensland News

Fri 15 Feb 2019

Adani will not back down from finch review findings

premium_icon Adani will not back down from finch review findings

The draft was full of inaccuracies, errors and falsehoods according to Adani CEO Lucas Dow

Teens in mass overdose at Queensland school

premium_icon Teens in mass overdose at Queensland school

Four QLD high school students in their mid teens have been rushed to hospital after a mass drug overdose, almost a year after a similar incident.

Littleproud slams vegan activists for 'intimidating' farmer

premium_icon Littleproud slams vegan activists for 'intimidating' farmer

FEDERAL Agriculture Minister David Littleproud has slammed vegan activists who got into an altercation with a farmer in Western Australia.

Man critically injured in machine incident dies in hospital

premium_icon Man critically injured in machine incident dies in hospital

UPDATE: A MAN has died after a bobcat he was working on fell on him.

Fire caused $480k damages to former Win TV building

premium_icon Fire caused $480k damages to former Win TV building

Revealed: what other crimes the then 18-year-old got up to that year

Ex-political figure appeals rape conviction

premium_icon Ex-political figure appeals rape conviction

A former city councillor and One Nation staffer found guilty of assaulting and raping a woman is appealing his conviction and sentence.

Man dies after argument over dog attack

premium_icon Man dies after argument over dog attack

A Gold Coast man has died from a “medical episode” after an argument erupted following an incident when his dog attacking a neighbour.

Tragedy to legacy: Morcombes reach child safety milestone

premium_icon Tragedy to legacy: Morcombes reach child safety milestone

Memories of a young Daniel Morcombe line the walls of the house where the Sunshine Coast boy's lasting legacy will help protect and support children from harm.

RSPCA says we can no longer kill adult cane toads

premium_icon RSPCA says we can no longer kill adult cane toads

Put away the putter, and don’t use that Dettol bottle: Queenslanders have been urged to no longer kill adult cane toads.

Police under investigation after young woman's arm broken

premium_icon Police under investigation after young woman's arm broken

An internal investigation is underway and being overseen by the Ethical Standards Command

Corrupt Ipswich council boss jailed after ‘quick kickback’

premium_icon Corrupt Ipswich council boss jailed after ‘quick kickback’

FOUR Ipswich crooks including a former Ipswich City Council chief executive have been jailed after elaborate scams involving kickbacks and bogus invoices.

Man to spend month in prison after 12 vulgar SMSs to ex

premium_icon Man to spend month in prison after 12 vulgar SMSs to ex

'I have doubts rehabilitation will be effective here given your habitual breaching.'

Schwarten: Show me the evidence or sack Hart

premium_icon Schwarten: Show me the evidence or sack Hart

UPDATE: Deb Frecklington responds to Robert Schwarten's demand to publicly produce all evidence in allegations of corruption

Former chairman slams LNP for deciding Costigan's 'guilt'

premium_icon Former chairman slams LNP for deciding Costigan's 'guilt'

FORMER Liberal National Party Whitsunday State Electorate Council chairman Richard Filewood has labelled the LNP's actions 'appalling'

Sleepless night for granddad after multi-million dollar win

premium_icon Sleepless night for granddad after multi-million dollar win

THE happy, but tired, Ipswich punter discovered his good fortune on Valentine's Day.

New UFO sighting hotspot revealed

premium_icon New UFO sighting hotspot revealed

A man claims he has spotted a UFO after he witnessed an unidentified flying object that was travelling “too quickly” to be a plane. SEE THE VIDEO

Dutton's war of words over $11m car park pledge

premium_icon Dutton's war of words over $11m car park pledge

A WAR of words has broken out over plans to boost railway parking, with Federal MP Peter Dutton rejecting claims he did not consult with locals.

Former Coast cop's $1m payout highlights compensation issue

premium_icon Former Coast cop's $1m payout highlights compensation issue

A Sunshine Coast police officer is being used to highlight issues surrounding compensation for first responders who experience psychological trauma.

Childhood cancer rates on the rise

premium_icon Childhood cancer rates on the rise

Childhood cancer rates are rising in Australia, with hundreds of children diagnosed annually. But there is some good news for parents.

DROWNING: Doctor's car, keys and likely cause of death

premium_icon DROWNING: Doctor's car, keys and likely cause of death

Detectives are still looking for the mobile phone of Sunshine Coast University Hospital doctor Gemma Diessel after she was found dead, washed up on Dicky Beach.

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