Editors' Picks

Mon 20 Jan 2020

Budding ‘scientist’s’ prized marijuana plant seized

premium_icon Budding ‘scientist’s’ prized marijuana plant seized

This self-proclaimed scientist was planning to make CBD oil from his prized plant, only to have it destroyed by police

Soulmates of 67 years die within four days of each other

premium_icon Soulmates of 67 years die within four days of each other

'We never had a lot of material things. But they had all the love': After 67 years of marriage, Shirley and Roy McLean were together until the very end.

What will it take to stop dumb dingo decisions?

premium_icon What will it take to stop dumb dingo decisions?

How much clearer does it have to be made, that dingoes are not to be approached or fed on Fraser Island?

Suspect car thief stuck in mud after ramming cop car

premium_icon Suspect car thief stuck in mud after ramming cop car

WATCH: A wanted man allegedly rammed a police car multiple times in a desperate attempt to escape.

Woman who allegedly stabbed partner appears in court

premium_icon Woman who allegedly stabbed partner appears in court

A TOOWOOMBA woman who police allege stabbed her 37-year-old partner in the chest will re-appear in Toowoomba Magistrates Court next month.

Cyclists shot at in drive-by attack

premium_icon Cyclists shot at in drive-by attack

AS THE two men passed the victim, the front seat passenger pointed what appeared to be a gun and an unknown projectile struck the inside of her right leg.

Possible history behind skull and bones discovered

premium_icon Possible history behind skull and bones discovered

Police are making enquiries today into the origins of bones found along Pioneer River

Cleaner ‘dusts’ Bunnings and her employers in $30K thefts

premium_icon Cleaner ‘dusts’ Bunnings and her employers in $30K thefts

When sentenced to jail she broke down in tearful distress when led from the dock to enter a holding cell.

‘I want to suck your toes’: Man's random gross sex calls

premium_icon ‘I want to suck your toes’: Man's random gross sex calls

Repeat phone sex pest Jason David Currey subjected strangers to crude conversations for his own pleasure

'Dinner saved us:' Couple dodge death as historic home burns

premium_icon 'Dinner saved us:' Couple dodge death as historic home burns

Rachelle Headley and Shane Herbert say an hour was the difference between life and death, as their historic home and a century of memories went up in flames.

Church leader jailed for abuse that went over 15 years

premium_icon Church leader jailed for abuse that went over 15 years

CHURCH and family members ostracised victims of child sex abuse carried out by a Central Queensland church leader and ‘uncle’.

Off with the fairies: Lifesaver’s warning to thrillseekers

premium_icon Off with the fairies: Lifesaver’s warning to thrillseekers

Precious resources are dragged away from popular beaches to rescue people risking their lives in dangerous conditions, a lifesaver says.

Senior firey quits brigade over ‘insulting’ Blue Card call

premium_icon Senior firey quits brigade over ‘insulting’ Blue Card call

‘No way’ veteran fire volunteer will bend principles in fight against ‘insulting’ government regulation

Snake bite: Deputy pays tribute to ‘kind, generous’ husband

premium_icon Snake bite: Deputy pays tribute to ‘kind, generous’ husband

ON SATURDAY morning in the Princess Alexandra Hospital, Toowoomba’s Roger Taylor passed peacefully to the sounds of Neil Diamond and Slim Dusty.

Sun 19 Jan 2020

Police officer attacked while checking out stolen car

premium_icon Police officer attacked while checking out stolen car

As the senior constable approached the sedan, the driver attacked him.

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