Editors' Picks

Tue 28 Jan 2020

‘Help me’: Escort’s frantic call during sex attack

premium_icon ‘Help me’: Escort’s frantic call during sex attack

A woman was left psychologically scarred after Gympie man Timothy William Ogilvie grabbed her by the throat during a violent sex encounter.

Stolen school bus found trashed day before classes kick off

premium_icon Stolen school bus found trashed day before classes kick off

A SCHOOL bus stolen from a southwest Queensland town has been found bogged and trashed.

Drunk driver backhands policewoman after crash

premium_icon Drunk driver backhands policewoman after crash

A Sunshine Coast drunk driver crashed his car while four times the limit before backhanding a police woman who arrived at the scene.

Waste engine oil causes closure of Toowoomba streets

premium_icon Waste engine oil causes closure of Toowoomba streets

EMERGENCY services are responding to reports of "something hazardous" in the Toowoomba CBD this afternoon.

Worst excuses from law breakers at Gatton court

premium_icon Worst excuses from law breakers at Gatton court

One self-proclaimed scientist reckons he was just dabbling, while another Gatton man had a strange explanation for attacking his neighbour's car.

Cops injured, 12 charged after Australia Day park brawl

premium_icon Cops injured, 12 charged after Australia Day park brawl

WATCH: Twelve people have been charged after a wild brawl broke out during Australia Day celebrations at a popular beachside park yesterday afternoon.

Young mum breaks down as drug history sends her to jail

premium_icon Young mum breaks down as drug history sends her to jail

‘The court is here to help you rehabilitate… but the court is also here to punish you.’

‘Sharp as a tack’: Kleenmaid boss’s unfit claims rejected

premium_icon ‘Sharp as a tack’: Kleenmaid boss’s unfit claims rejected

Court documents have revealed how Former Kleenmaid director Andrew Eric Young’s ‘severe impairment’ prolonged his fraud trial after he became disoriented.

Mon 27 Jan 2020

‘Like losing Steve Irwin’: Kobe’s death sends shockwaves

premium_icon ‘Like losing Steve Irwin’: Kobe’s death sends shockwaves

“People will remember where they were when they heard the news.” A coach has likened the shockwaves from Kobe Bryant’s death to that of Steve Irwin.

DNA testing to confirm identity of body washed up on a beach

premium_icon DNA testing to confirm identity of body washed up on a beach

Police believe the body, found by two walkers on a beach, could be that of a missing backpacker.

Blokes scoff down five pies in five minutes for Aussie Day

premium_icon Blokes scoff down five pies in five minutes for Aussie Day

The Harrup Park pie-eating contest attracted a huge crowd. Think you could eat five pies this quickly?

Horror and heartbreak as impaled roo left to die in agony

premium_icon Horror and heartbreak as impaled roo left to die in agony

A BUNDABERG wildlife carer has been left sickened by what she believes was a deliberate act of cruelty that left a kangaroo to die in agony. GRAPHIC

Parents’ nightmare as baby caught in hot car death trap

premium_icon Parents’ nightmare as baby caught in hot car death trap

A Sunshine Coast family has slammed a popular car manufacturer after their baby son “could have died” when the car self-locked with the keys still inside.

Australia Day barbecue goes horribly wrong for Downs woman

premium_icon Australia Day barbecue goes horribly wrong for Downs woman

AN Australia Day barbecue has gone horribly for one woman on the Southern Downs.

Sun 26 Jan 2020

Veteran firey’s seen it all, but this blew him away

premium_icon Veteran firey’s seen it all, but this blew him away

“IT WAS like a tsunami, but instead of a wall of water it was a wall of flame.”

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