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Thu 2 Jul 2020

UPDATE: Baby with critical head injury in serious condition

premium_icon UPDATE: Baby with critical head injury in serious condition

AN eight-month-old baby boy who suffered critical head injuries in May remains in a serious condition after multiple surgeries.

Father of killed Chinchilla toddler speaks out

premium_icon Father of killed Chinchilla toddler speaks out

EXCLUSIVE: His daughter was found dead after five months of investigations, but he had been raising questions about her wellbeing for years.

Alleged stalker: ‘I found you scum, I’m coming knocking’

premium_icon Alleged stalker: ‘I found you scum, I’m coming knocking’

Court hears man allegedly threatened: ‘I’m going to make the rest of your life f---ing miserable. You should be watching your back.’

‘I can’t wait to run you through with this’

premium_icon ‘I can’t wait to run you through with this’

An Iluka man told his father ‘I can’t wait to run you through with this’ while holding a 30cm kitchen knife, a court has heard

Calls for new CQ coal player to stick to its word

premium_icon Calls for new CQ coal player to stick to its word

‘The company can’t have it both ways’: Global insurer to back CQ coal despite contradictions in its own environmental policies.

Mum and kids' car rammed in school zone

premium_icon Mum and kids' car rammed in school zone

A Toowoomba mum taking her two daughters to school was rammed from behind by a man in a large utility in the school zone.

Wed 1 Jul 2020

Manhunt underway for alleged Mooloolaba stabber

premium_icon Manhunt underway for alleged Mooloolaba stabber

Police are still hunting for a man who allegedly stabbed a young man at Mooloolaba this morning.

Jobs on offer as driverless trucks expand to second mine

premium_icon Jobs on offer as driverless trucks expand to second mine

A mining giant has announced it will introduce a fleet of 34 autonomous trucks at a second mine in Central Queensland.

Man’s wedding day memorable for all the wrong reasons

premium_icon Man’s wedding day memorable for all the wrong reasons

The 44-year-old will never forget being pulled over by the police on his special day.

‘I’ve had people begging me to help them die’

premium_icon ‘I’ve had people begging me to help them die’

Advocate says it’s time for euthanasia laws to change

Tue 30 Jun 2020

Quad bike and ATV ‘panic buying’ as end of imports looms

premium_icon Quad bike and ATV ‘panic buying’ as end of imports looms

There have been four quad bike/side-by-side accidents reported in Central Queensland this month, including one fatality on a Marlborough property.

Lost man urinated on McDonald’s sign, broke menu display

premium_icon Lost man urinated on McDonald’s sign, broke menu display

A court heard he ‘lost it’ when McDonald’s staff wouldn’t tell him where he was.

Timeline of tragedy in Bowen Basin mines

premium_icon Timeline of tragedy in Bowen Basin mines

Queensland’s mining industry has been plagued by tragedy over the past two years.

Mon 29 Jun 2020

Reform will ‘lead to better health outcomes’ for community

premium_icon Reform will ‘lead to better health outcomes’ for community

A NATIONAL Health Reform Agreement has the potential to ensure Australians who need care get it based on clinical need, not ability to pay.

Cops intensify search for car that killed young mum

premium_icon Cops intensify search for car that killed young mum

Police have investigated every type of car to try to find the vehicle that killed a Gatton mother.

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