MONDAY: FAMILY and friends will say their last goodbyes to firefighter and CQ youth leader Jason Caswell this morning.
BYFIELD residents warned to stay indoors with smoke haze from the grass fire at Shoalwater Bay surrounding the area.
CENTRAL Queenslanders need to get prepared for another weekend heat wave with fire and heat stroke warnings issued by emergency services.
CLOSE friends of a Marlborough man who was severely injured in a helicopter crash in Far North Queensland have started a fundraising campaign.
EMERGENCY services attended a single vehicle rollover on the Capricorn Highway last night.
A 35-YEAR-old Hidden Valley man, who was involved in a traffic crash on Yeppoon Rd, is still in a stable condition in Intensive Care.
ONE person was taken to hospital this morning after a two vehicle crash in Emerald.
A Queensland Fire and Emergency Services spokesman said six fire units attended - three urban and three rural - the fire on Daley Creek Rd, Bungundarra.
THERE was plenty of chatter on Facebook last night about what people felt the Lismore area needed.