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Fri 23 Aug 2019

Brisbane teen charged after Tweed police chase

premium_icon Brisbane teen charged after Tweed police chase

A POLICE pursuit through the Tweed which resulted in two cars being destroyed in a blaze has ended with the arrest of a 17-year-old youth.

FEE SHOCKER: Group hit with penalty to use flag on shirts

premium_icon FEE SHOCKER: Group hit with penalty to use flag on shirts

BUNDABERG'S Aboriginal community-controlled health organisation says it has been forced to pay thousands of dollars for using the Aboriginal flag.

FRAUD MUM: Spotlight boss's staggering debt revealed

premium_icon FRAUD MUM: Spotlight boss's staggering debt revealed

A MOTHER who repeatedly and "brazenly" stole almost $42,000 from safes at the Spotlight store has been sentenced.

Raging bushfires send Coast into smoky haze

premium_icon Raging bushfires send Coast into smoky haze

IN PHOTOS: Aerial images show the extent of the Bribie Island bushfires, while the Coast is covered in smoke from several blazes overnight.

Coffin donated for funeral of girl crushed by tyre

premium_icon Coffin donated for funeral of girl crushed by tyre

THE sudden death of the seven-year-old girl has left the southwest community heartbroken, with hundreds expected to attend Lily's funeral.

Gympie man's close encounter in the middle of the night

premium_icon Gympie man's close encounter in the middle of the night

Somehow his super cute visitor had climbed up on to a high set veranda that has no stairs and was scratching on the glass sliding doors

Spray can carjacker’s tearful jail reality

premium_icon Spray can carjacker’s tearful jail reality

A woman was sent back to jail while her co-offender remained free for their involvement in a carjacking at Sunshine Plaza.

Mackay teen killed in horror crash

premium_icon Mackay teen killed in horror crash

AN 18-year-old man has died in a single-vehicle crash near Mackay overnight.

Senior council employee referred to CCC over house extension

premium_icon Senior council employee referred to CCC over house extension

A SENIOR council planner has been referred to the Crime and Corruption Commission over allegations she circumvented the planning scheme to renovate her house.

Thu 22 Aug 2019

TAKE A LOOK: Stunning aerial vision of deadly fires

premium_icon TAKE A LOOK: Stunning aerial vision of deadly fires

Eyes in the sky help those fighting fires make better decisions on fighting inferno

Business executive threatened to jail boy he sexually abused

premium_icon Business executive threatened to jail boy he sexually abused

Cornelius Wales told eight-year-old boy 'I love you' after sexual assault, then silenced his victim with prison threats

Death of ‘beautiful’ boy leaves family devastated

premium_icon Death of ‘beautiful’ boy leaves family devastated

‘Heartbroken’ loved ones of Michael Ryan have expressed their devastation at the loss of their ‘beautiful’ boy.

TRIBUTE: Adrenaline junkie with big heart dies in crash

premium_icon TRIBUTE: Adrenaline junkie with big heart dies in crash

Shane Webb, the victim of a fatal crash at Minden, died doing something he loved - riding a motorbike with the wind blowing his handlebar moustache.

Tiny device will put selfie husbands out of a job

Tiny device will put selfie husbands out of a job

HUSBANDS of Instagram stand down. A little bloke with a name starting in S has taken your job.

Council dismissal one year later: how we got here

premium_icon Council dismissal one year later: how we got here

It has been one year since Local Government Minister Stirling Hinchliffe swung the sword to dismiss the city's councillors, in an extraordinary move.

UPDATE: Lauga fights back after integrity attack

premium_icon UPDATE: Lauga fights back after integrity attack

Keppel MP insists she's innocent after accusations she failed to declare overnight stay with developer in China

WATCH: Dramatic body cam footage of bridge arrest attempt

premium_icon WATCH: Dramatic body cam footage of bridge arrest attempt

THE vehicle was clocked at 180km/hr trying to evade police along Emu Park Rd

Seibold sledge! ‘That’s probably why he isn’t a head coach’

premium_icon Seibold sledge! ‘That’s probably why he isn’t a head coach’

Broncos coach has fired back at Rabbitohs assistant Jason Demetriou’s criticism of his finals record ahead of a fiery grudge match on Friday night.

'What are you doing at my girlfriend's house?'

premium_icon 'What are you doing at my girlfriend's house?'

WHEN a Grafton man found out his girlfriend was spending time with someone else, the 20-year-old turned up at her house wielding a machete

'Disbelief': Biloela family loses final plea for asylum

premium_icon 'Disbelief': Biloela family loses final plea for asylum

A FINAL plea for asylum for two-year-old Tharunicaa has been refused, placing a former Biloela family at imminent risk of deportation.

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