October 2018

Published a story 19th Oct 2018 7:05 PM

A CONVICTED sex offender will be released from prison in less than a week after pleading guilty to making child exploitation material of a 14-year-old girl.

Father of 6: Convicted Bundy sex offender set for release

A CONVICTED sex offender will be released from prison in less than a week after pleading guilty to making child exploitation material of a 14-year-old girl.

Published a story 18th Oct 2018 4:54 PM

A BUNDABERG business owner has been sentenced to 12 months in prison for trying to defraud his insurance company of more than $34,000.

Financial stress leads businessman to commit $34K fraud

A BUNDABERG business owner has been sentenced to 12 months in prison for trying to defraud his insurance company of more than $34,000.

Published a story 18th Oct 2018 5:19 AM

THE Bundaberg Services Club is being accused of receiving a bequest that was allegedly intended for the RSL Sub Branch but wrongly addressed to 'Bundaberg RSL'.

'DEVASTATED': Veterans claim $20K bequest went to wrong RSL

THE Bundaberg Services Club is being accused of receiving a bequest that was allegedly intended for the RSL Sub Branch but wrongly addressed to 'Bundaberg RSL'.

Published a story 16th Oct 2018 5:30 PM

A MAN has been sentenced to prison after helping his recently-fired friend hack into his former workplace's computer servers to exact revenge.

HACK ATTACK: Man helps fired friend exact his revenge

A MAN has been sentenced to prison after helping his recently-fired friend hack into his former workplace's computer servers to exact revenge.

Published a story 15th Oct 2018 6:32 PM

A COURT has heard how a man's decision to go on a bender after he and his partner separated will be one he won't be able to forget any time soon.

Screaming drunk man accuses cabbie of stealing credit card

A COURT has heard how a man's decision to go on a bender after he and his partner separated will be one he won't be able to forget any time soon.

Published a story 15th Oct 2018 11:49 AM

A MOTHER of six who stole $67 from a poker machine at the Melbourne Hotel because she was hungry has been fined more than $400.

Woman fronts court over $67 pokies theft

A MOTHER of six who stole $67 from a poker machine at the Melbourne Hotel because she was hungry has been fined more than $400.

Published a story 15th Oct 2018 11:40 AM

DENNY Pierce Ariel Campbell has pleaded guilty to one count of driving while drugs are present in blood or saliva.

Marijuana in saliva, so man says he'll pedal

DENNY Pierce Ariel Campbell has pleaded guilty to one count of driving while drugs are present in blood or saliva.

Published a story 15th Oct 2018 11:37 AM

A MAN has been fined $1600 after a search found he was growing marijuana in his backyard.

Man cops $1600 fine after cops raid his yard

A MAN has been fined $1600 after a search found he was growing marijuana in his backyard.

Published a story 15th Oct 2018 11:35 AM

A BUNDABERG man has escaped having a conviction recorded after his phone was seized for having drug-related messages on it.

Drug-related text messages send Bundy man to court

A BUNDABERG man has escaped having a conviction recorded after his phone was seized for having drug-related messages on it.

Published a story 14th Oct 2018 6:08 PM

THE region's state and federal members have hit back after the government announced it would be too risky to move the ex-HMAS <em>Tobruk</em> onto its keel.

MPs not convinced Tobruk will be a 'world-class dive site'

THE region's state and federal members have hit back after the government announced it would be too risky to move the ex-HMAS Tobruk onto its keel.

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