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Sat 6 Mar 2021

UPDATE: Man thrown over handlebars in Fraser Island crash

Premium Content UPDATE: Man thrown over handlebars in Fraser Island crash

The motorcycle rider was airlifted off the island

Motorcycle rider dies in David Low Way crash

Premium Content Motorcycle rider dies in David Low Way crash

UPDATE: A man has died in a motorbike crash on David Low Way at Mt Coolum this morning.

Police appeal for help to find Bribie Island kids

Police appeal for help to find Bribie Island kids

Bribie Island police are appealing for public assistance to help find two children.

Two children stung by jellyfish off Mackay beach

Premium Content Two children stung by jellyfish off Mackay beach

Two boys have been taken to hospital after being stung by jellyfish prompting the closure of a Mackay beach.

Nanango sex offender to be resentenced in District Court

Premium Content Nanango sex offender to be resentenced in District Court

A Nanango man sentenced last year for possessing child pornography will return to court after breaching the child protection act.

'Life changes overnight': Farmer’s $1.5m storm loss

Premium Content 'Life changes overnight': Farmer’s $1.5m storm loss

An emotional farmer says he has no choice but to start again after a rain 'tsunami' destroyed his raspberry farm.

Man faces court for ‘send off’ skid after brother’s death

Premium Content Man faces court for ‘send off’ skid after brother’s death

The man was remorseful and said he knew what he did was “extremely stupid”.

Sons sue late dad’s de facto for $750k

Premium Content Sons sue late dad’s de facto for $750k

The sons of late Toowoomba publican John Anderson are suing their father’s former de facto. Here’s why:

Fri 5 Mar 2021

MURDER UPDATE: Stabbing death back before M’boro court

Premium Content MURDER UPDATE: Stabbing death back before M’boro court

The man is accused of killing his neighbour before going shopping with his credit card.

Heartbreaking: Family farewells second son lost to suicide

Premium Content Heartbreaking: Family farewells second son lost to suicide

The family had lost another son and brother to suicide a year ago

45 CHARGES: Repeat offender jailed for driving, drug crimes

Premium Content 45 CHARGES: Repeat offender jailed for driving, drug crimes

The court heard the man’s criminal history ran to seven pages after a “long and arduous” struggle with substance abuse issues that began as a teen.

74yo slapped with stalking charge over takeaway shop tiff

Premium Content 74yo slapped with stalking charge over takeaway shop tiff

A 74-year-old who can’t walk without assistance has been charged with stalking over what he says was a falling out with the owner of his local takeaway shop.

Thu 4 Mar 2021

Man ‘takes law into own hands’ to reclaim $270K debt

Premium Content Man ‘takes law into own hands’ to reclaim $270K debt

The Warwick court heard claims the man only turned to cyber harassment to reclaim his money and clear his name.

Grieving mother’s plea: ‘My family will be forever broken’

Premium Content Grieving mother’s plea: ‘My family will be forever broken’

The mother of a Proserpine teen killed in a fatal bus rollover made an emotional plea for seatbelts on buses.

Mechanic in strife after zipping past police bike at 174km/h

Premium Content Mechanic in strife after zipping past police bike at 174km/h

The Polair chopper was called in after a motorbike cop was unable to catch a speeding sports car

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