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Thu 23 Jan 2020

Video reveals massive multi-million dollar marijuana haul

premium_icon Video reveals massive multi-million dollar marijuana haul

Police raided a rural property south of Grafton yesterday morning and uncovered 13 large industrial grow houses and seized $17 million worth of marijuana

Fears grow as debris found in search for missing plane

premium_icon Fears grow as debris found in search for missing plane

Authorities are yet to confirm if debris found off Moreton Island last night was that of a missing light plane carrying two people.

Teenager involved in serious speedway crash wakes up

premium_icon Teenager involved in serious speedway crash wakes up

The trauma to her head caused her to seizure and it took two-and-a-half hours to stabilise her enough to be air lifted from the track.

Man accused of exploitative online chats faces court

premium_icon Man accused of exploitative online chats faces court

THE 33-year-old, who was arrested at a Lismore business, is accused of sending incident material to a person he believed was a 14-year-old girl.

Fireys investigate what sparked house inferno

premium_icon Fireys investigate what sparked house inferno

WATCH: A house undergoing renovation has been left in ruins after a fire broke out on a rural property north of Mackay last night.

‘I’m going to steal you’: Terrifying threat to girl, 7

‘I’m going to steal you’: Terrifying threat to girl, 7

A mother has recounted how her seven-year-old daughter was approached by a man in a van who said he wanted to "steal her"

'Pablo Escobar' in police rescue from hot Holden

premium_icon 'Pablo Escobar' in police rescue from hot Holden

Police break car window to save Pablo Escobar after he was locked in a hot car for more than 30 minutes

Thief behind dramatic citizen’s arrest case

premium_icon Thief behind dramatic citizen’s arrest case

The Nebo dad’s string of offences culminated in his arrest after a car crash on Connors Rd.

Wed 22 Jan 2020

Behind the lens of Australia’s bushfire crisis

Behind the lens of Australia’s bushfire crisis

Harrowing, heartbreaking and heroic images from the Australian bushfires. Warning some graphic images.

‘Special verdict’ for Kyogle man accused of inciting murder

premium_icon ‘Special verdict’ for Kyogle man accused of inciting murder

THE 39-year-old was accused of inciting people to “ambush and kill” police in an explosive Facebook video.

REVEALED: Tourists behind latest dingo feedings on island

premium_icon REVEALED: Tourists behind latest dingo feedings on island

Joint patrols involving police and rangers from the QPWS are being conducted

Not even 7 officers armed with tasers could stop savage crim

premium_icon Not even 7 officers armed with tasers could stop savage crim

Police feared Tiaaleaiga so they approached him as a group, armed with tasers - but not even that could stop him.

How a split-second decision saved six lives

premium_icon How a split-second decision saved six lives

A teenager and his French cousin have been hailed as heroes, saving six people from ‘certain death’ from a Coast beach.

'140 dairies would collapse if LNP had their way': Minister

premium_icon '140 dairies would collapse if LNP had their way': Minister

Health Minister Steven Miles has taken aim at Opposition Leader Deb Frecklington’s criticism of a recent controversial dairy tender.

Woman's domestic abuse of 'ex' leads to jail term

premium_icon Woman's domestic abuse of 'ex' leads to jail term

SHE was prohibited from going to her ex-partner's home but she turned up, verbally abused him, threatened him and sprayed a "stinging" substance in his face.

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