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Tue 13 Apr 2021

‘Big, big news’: Cop-killer’s chilling warning

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As he unveiled a cache of guns to his best mate, Ricky Maddison declared he was about to “become big, big news”. A day later, he would shoot and kill Senior Constable...

Tourism to pay dearly for botched vaccine rollout

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Queensland’s tourism sector will have to scrap revival plans after targets for the COVID-19 vaccine rollout were abandoned, industry leaders say.

Men treated horrific injuries with homegrown medicine

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One man shattered his spine when he fell from a 10m high windmill, the other lost his leg after experimenting with a homemade bomb. Both sought to ease their chronic...

Mon 12 Apr 2021

‘Come get me’: Shooter’s angry call before fatal showdown

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The violent past of the man who fatally wounded Queensland policeman Brett Forte has been detailed as an inquest into the deaths of both men begins.

Revealed: Top 10 and best of rest at All Ages swim titles

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We name our top 10 performers from the All Age Swimming Championships, along with the Best of the Rest, while recognising our Queensland podium finishers.

WARREGO MP: Warns landholders to review valuation carefully

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Member for Warrego Ann Leahy is urging landowners to carefully review their valuation notice and consider if they should lodge an objection against their new valuation...

Blame game over $5.85b roadworks backlog

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The cost of required works on Queensland’s state controlled roads has climbed by more than $400m in just one year.

Sat 10 Apr 2021

Millions invested in drought-research hubs to grow farm jobs

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Millions of dollars are being invested in a drought research hub at the University of Southern Queensland, in the hope it will lock in future innovation and grow...

Fri 9 Apr 2021

Philip’s unconventional royal romance

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Prince Philip’s rather unconventional romance blossomed into love and marriage – and a partnership for more than 70 years.

Philip’s deep bond with Australia

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Prince Philip visited Australia an astonishing 35 times. Here’s the story of the Prince and the Land Down Under.

Bar goes into lockdown after man goes berserk in pub rampage

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A man who previously spent time in jail went on a rampage through a southwest pub, forcing bar staff to lock the doors and hide. DETAILS:

Thu 8 Apr 2021

Cunnamulla man jailed for serious attack on partner, teen

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A father was jailed after committing a “serious” domestic violence attack on his partner and partner’s teenage daughter. DETAILS:

Wed 7 Apr 2021

Man airlifted to Roma Hospital after quad bike crash

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A man aged in his sixties was airlifted to hospital with significant injuries following a quad bike incident on a private property. DETAILS:

Sun 4 Apr 2021

What caused 'workplace incident’ that left man badly injured

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More information has emerged regarding the cause of a “workplace incident” in the Lockyer Valley, where one man was airlifted to Brisbane in a serious condition.

Fri 2 Apr 2021

Roma police appeal of assistance regarding unlawful entry

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Roma police have released a photo of a man they believe could help with their investigation after multiple offences occurred including unlawful entry and credit card...

Tue 30 Mar 2021

Man blew four times legal limit, admits it was “rather silly”

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A man who was recovering from a workplace injury did not want to take the pain medication prescribed by his doctor and opted for grog instead. That decision cost the...

REVEALED: Why the NT has named Toowoomba as a hotspot

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The reasoning for the Northern Territory’s declaration of Toowoomba as a COVID-19 hotspot has been explained.

Sat 27 Mar 2021

Christmas terror as psychotic ice user barricades himself under family’s home

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A young family woke up on Christmas Day to find their yard full of police trying to pry an armed, drug-affected man from beneath their home.

Thu 25 Mar 2021

Chronic illness diagnosis 10 years in the making after rejection, misdiagnosis

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A Dalby woman waited ten years to be diagnosed with a debilitating chronic illness, and one of the reasons she was dismissed by specialists was because she didn’t want...

Tue 23 Mar 2021

BREAKING: Stanthorpe man killed in horror truck crash

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The man aged in his 20s died at the scene after his sedan collided with a truck overnight.

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