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Wed 21 Oct 2020

‘Driving like a d---head’: Drugged up dad crashes

Premium Content ‘Driving like a d---head’: Drugged up dad crashes

A convicted drug trafficker and his passengers needed medical treatment after he crashed into a barrier with a cocktail of drugs in his system.

Passenger points firearm at passing motorists

Premium Content Passenger points firearm at passing motorists

Drivers got a fright when a passing motorist pointed a firearm at them. The incident has sparked a warning from police about certain 'weapons'.

Family frustrated by fatal crash driver’s sentence

Premium Content Family frustrated by fatal crash driver’s sentence

A FAMILY is determined to fight for tougher penalties for drivers who cause fatal crashes after beloved wife and mum Rhonda Kay was killed at Tiaro.

Makeup artist mum blows high reading with kids in car

Premium Content Makeup artist mum blows high reading with kids in car

A makeup artist had two children in the car when she was pulled over by police at more than three times the alcohol limit.

Ouch! Camper driver feels squeeze under rail bridge

Premium Content Ouch! Camper driver feels squeeze under rail bridge

Ipswich rail commuters were delayed this afternoon following a bridge strike at Booval train station

Road rage dad flips out after woman’s rude gesture

Premium Content Road rage dad flips out after woman’s rude gesture

A dad behaved like a “complete fool” when he dangerously chased after a woman who flipped him the bird on a Coast road, a court has heard.

Tue 20 Oct 2020

Man extradited and charged with murder over bikie shooting

Premium Content Man extradited and charged with murder over bikie shooting

A man has appeared in a North Coast court after being charged with murder in connection to the death of a senior Bandidos bikie.

Man lights himself on fire while threatening to burn house

Premium Content Man lights himself on fire while threatening to burn house

A MAN, who lit himself on fire while threatening to burn his girlfriend's home with her inside, has been sentenced.

Sparky‘s horror discovery of 15 snake skins in roof

Premium Content Sparky‘s horror discovery of 15 snake skins in roof

SNAKES. Why did it have to be snakes? This local electrician's worst nightmare came true when a family of fresh snakeskins were uncovered on the job.

‘MENACING’: Surf champ’s stalker in new 'chilling' incident

Premium Content ‘MENACING’: Surf champ’s stalker in new 'chilling' incident

Stephanie Gilmore’s stalker has been sentenced after turning up at a surfing event.

EXPLOSIVE: Man's shocking treatment of childhood friend

Premium Content EXPLOSIVE: Man's shocking treatment of childhood friend

MAGISTRATE: “This explosive violence towards your childhood friend has come out of nowhere.”

Friends take up battle after life taken too soon

Premium Content Friends take up battle after life taken too soon

A young Ipswich dad’s sudden death has prompted action from his friends and partner

Bizarre excuse for jock shock at stranger’s home

Premium Content Bizarre excuse for jock shock at stranger’s home

A man who was found in his underwear in a stranger’s living room at night has revealed his bizarre excuse.

Mon 19 Oct 2020

Shandee murder trial: Mum fears Crown blew its chance

Premium Content Shandee murder trial: Mum fears Crown blew its chance

Vicki Blackburn speaks: ‘I put my trust in the system that is supposed to conduct themselves to the fullest of the law’

'We bought units with water views, but can't see the water'

Premium Content 'We bought units with water views, but can't see the water'

THE owners of five brand new luxury units in Ballina are not happy about a change that was made without their consultation.

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