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NAMED: Four high-range drink-drivers

Premium Content NAMED: Four high-range drink-drivers

One driver was almost five time the limit when he crashed his ute on the Bruce...

Man armed with knife, pillowcase on head near Proserpine pub

Premium Content Man armed with knife, pillowcase on head near Proserpine pub

He says he was on a bender and hadn’t slept for six days when he armed himself with...

‘Arrogant’ rider jailed over serious crash on rural road

Premium Content ‘Arrogant’ rider jailed over serious crash on rural road

59 year old sank a beer laced with an enhancer before 9th offence

Whitsunday DV victim charged after being shunned from home

Premium Content Whitsunday DV victim charged after being shunned from home

Her face was ‘in tatters’ and she returned to the place she thought she still...

Home, car targeted in two more break-ins at Bowen

Premium Content Home, car targeted in two more break-ins at Bowen

Police are investigating after would-be thieves rummaged through a car and stole...

Drug-addicted amputee says 18 months in jail is too long

Premium Content Drug-addicted amputee says 18 months in jail is too long

While aged 45 and 46, he worked as a “go-fer” for a Mackay drug kingpin. Now he’s...

NAME AND SHAME: Five people busted with drugs in Whitsundays

Premium Content NAME AND SHAME: Five people busted with drugs in Whitsundays

Police searches have uncovered meth, marijuana and syringes, with some Mackay...

‘F***ing Christians’: Mackay man’s abuse left couple shaken

Premium Content ‘F***ing Christians’: Mackay man’s abuse left couple shaken

‘We all have our views on religion … but that doesn’t give us any right to try and...

Man caught with almost $1m of heroin in Mackay seeks bail

Premium Content Man caught with almost $1m of heroin in Mackay seeks bail

The court heard the large quantity of heroin was delivered in a package to a...

Can you help police solve these Mackay Whitsunday crimes?

Premium Content Can you help police solve these Mackay Whitsunday crimes?

Between break and enters and car thefts, could you have been at the right place at...

Former employee assaults security guard at popular pub

Premium Content Former employee assaults security guard at popular pub

‘Obviously you don’t know who I am’: A guard had asked the man to move back because...

Gumlu farming company fined $150K for tragic worker death

Premium Content Gumlu farming company fined $150K for tragic worker death

A farm worker was run over by a tractor on the property almost two years ago to the...

Bowen boy facing burglary charge over home break-in

Premium Content Bowen boy facing burglary charge over home break-in

The 13-year-old boy was held in police custody overnight after a car was stolen...

Bestiality: Next legal move in dog sex extortion case

Premium Content Bestiality: Next legal move in dog sex extortion case

A lawyer for a man accused of bestiality and later extortion

Lawyer for father accused of killing baby son withdraws

Premium Content Lawyer for father accused of killing baby son withdraws

Police allege six-month-old Beau Bradshaw suffered traumatic brain and other...

Two cars taken, three homes targeted in Bowen break-in spree

Premium Content Two cars taken, three homes targeted in Bowen break-in spree

A police investigation is under way after a string of break-ins across town.

‘Creepy’: Tradie caught grasping the wrong tool on the job

Premium Content ‘Creepy’: Tradie caught grasping the wrong tool on the job

Electrician Paul Mathew Mackenzie pleads guilty to sex offence

Prolific drug trafficker’s 10-year jail term slashed

Premium Content Prolific drug trafficker’s 10-year jail term slashed

The man, known as TAS, moved up to $17m in drugs and cash between Sydney, Brisbane...

Five vehicles broken into at airport in 15-minute spree

Premium Content Five vehicles broken into at airport in 15-minute spree

Proserpine police say CCTV footage captured a Subaru with stolen number plates...

‘She’s a thief’: Mackay mum’s ‘sophisticated’ scam

Premium Content ‘She’s a thief’: Mackay mum’s ‘sophisticated’ scam

‘Future employers should know what you’ve done before they employ you’

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