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Sat 31 Oct 2020

BREAKING: Boy, 16, charged over Bundaberg murder

Premium Content BREAKING: Boy, 16, charged over Bundaberg murder

Police have charged a teenager with the murder of Lisa Hund, who was found dead at her Kepnock St home yesterday morning.

Supercell fury: Power cut to thousands of homes

Premium Content Supercell fury: Power cut to thousands of homes

The number of Sunshine Coast homes without power is rising rapidly, with Energex reporting about 7500 homes in the dark as severe storms lash the region.

Large hailstones batter Ipswich as multiple storms hit

Premium Content Large hailstones batter Ipswich as multiple storms hit

Hail has already been reported west of Ipswich, with multiple storm cells on the radar

Vehicle ploughs into gazebo manned by CQ election volunteers

Premium Content Vehicle ploughs into gazebo manned by CQ election volunteers

CQ election workers had the fright of their lives after a ute came crashing into their gazebo this afternoon.

BUNDY DEATH: Call for dashcam footage as victim named

Premium Content BUNDY DEATH: Call for dashcam footage as victim named

No arrest has been made but police reassure residents there “isn’t someone running around the streets of Bundaberg with a knife”

Fri 30 Oct 2020

Wind farm goes ‘above and beyond’ into next stage

Premium Content Wind farm goes ‘above and beyond’ into next stage

‘It’s exciting’: This billion dollar Karara project gains ground as talks continue.

Police not fooled by meth dealer’s fishy disguise

Premium Content Police not fooled by meth dealer’s fishy disguise

To a casual observer this fisherman was just enjoying the great outdoors, but the only catch he had on his line was town’s meth addicts.

Thu 29 Oct 2020

Family of killed inmate says he won't 'die in vain'

Premium Content Family of killed inmate says he won't 'die in vain'

THE family of Dwayne Johnstone, who was killed while in custody, are relieved his case will be investigated.

Costo in hot water over ‘racist’ Chinese post

Premium Content Costo in hot water over ‘racist’ Chinese post

Whitsunday MP slammed over controversial Facebook post just days out from the election.

UPDATE: Toddler nearly drowns, trapped in ladder

Premium Content UPDATE: Toddler nearly drowns, trapped in ladder

A boy was trapped underwater after his head was caught in a pool ladder.

Large croc spotted at Sarina twice in two days

Premium Content Large croc spotted at Sarina twice in two days

WARNING: One resident was wary after hearing a ‘distinctive growling sound’

'I don’t agree with it': Origin great against Anthem ban

Premium Content 'I don’t agree with it': Origin great against Anthem ban

News that the national anthem won’t be played during this year’s State of Origin series has angered one of Queensland’s rugby league legends.

‘I f----- up’: Dog flogger’s regrets after belt beating

Premium Content ‘I f----- up’: Dog flogger’s regrets after belt beating

A young dad says he is an animal lover and he was “just very drunk” when kicked, dragged and flogged his dog with a belt.

CCTV records wallet-snatcher stealing from man at pokies

Premium Content CCTV records wallet-snatcher stealing from man at pokies

A hotel regular was caught on camera grabbing another man’s wallet

Daughter found deaf and blind dad on faeces-stained sheets

Premium Content Daughter found deaf and blind dad on faeces-stained sheets

A Queensland aged care home has apologised to the daughter of a 91-year-old deaf and blind man after two ‘incidents’ in the space of two months.

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