Queensland News

Sun 22 Apr 2018

Car flips on beach, two airlifted to hospital

Car flips on beach, two airlifted to hospital

TWO people have been airlifted to hospital after a car flipped while driving on a Sunshine Coast beach.

Man punched bloked in the head over 'torments'

Man punched bloked in the head over 'torments'

'They wouldn't shut their mouths so I dealt with it.'

Tomahawk-wielding boy on run after terrifying car theft

Tomahawk-wielding boy on run after terrifying car theft

A GROUP of boys, including one who threatened a woman with a tomahawk while stealing her car, remains on the run.

Sat 21 Apr 2018

GRAPHIC: Stolen pitbull returned with horrible injuries

GRAPHIC: Stolen pitbull returned with horrible injuries

WARNING - GRAPHIC: Some good news for one Ooralea dog owner after he found his beloved pitbull, Punter, who had been stolen.

GOOD BOY: 17-year-old dog protected missing toddler

GOOD BOY: 17-year-old dog protected missing toddler

Max the blue heeler is in for a special treat tonight, after the 17-year-old dog protected his owner's granddaughter when she wandered from a property.

Two prison officers suspended from M'boro jail

Two prison officers suspended from M'boro jail

A complaint has been lodged with the Crime and Corruption Commission.

TRIBUTE: Life of 9yo schoolboy cut tragically short

TRIBUTE: Life of 9yo schoolboy cut tragically short

Ayden Watson lived a short life, but the late 9-year-old relished every moment

Snake bite victim’s fatal error

Snake bite victim’s fatal error

A NEIGHBOUR of Aaron Bryant, 46, who died from a venomous snake bite on Thursday has recalled the final moments of the man’s life.

Toxic smoke bomb explosion forces Qld resort evacuation

Toxic smoke bomb explosion forces Qld resort evacuation

A BEACHSIDE resort has been evacuated after a smoke bomb exploded, exposing nine people including emergency services personnel to a toxic substance.

Race-fixing cases thrown out of court

Race-fixing cases thrown out of court

RACE-fixing cases against harness participants Dayl March and Leonard Cain were dismissed this week.

Alarming numbers of dead turtles washed up

Alarming numbers of dead turtles washed up

FISHERIES has been ramping up patrols in the net free zone off Cape Hillsborough after reports of almost daily mature turtle deaths around Seaforth.

Re-rolled cigarette butts blamed for positive saliva test

Re-rolled cigarette butts blamed for positive saliva test

A woman busted driving on ice claimed she hadn't used the drug and suggested re-rolling tobacco from discarded cigarettes butts could have been her downfall.

Fri 20 Apr 2018

2000 jobs as mining giant buys up CQ cattle country

2000 jobs as mining giant buys up CQ cattle country

Company stamps dominance with 41,500 hectare purchase in Bowen Basin

Snake bite victim confirmed as 46-year-old scaffolder

Snake bite victim confirmed as 46-year-old scaffolder

THE 46-year-old man killed by an eastern brown snake bite at Deeragun has been identified as scaffolder Aaron Bryant.

U-TURN: Ipswich council to sign new recycling contract

U-TURN: Ipswich council to sign new recycling contract

IPSWICH City Council has backed down on its decision to send all recyclables to landfill.

Police swoop on alleged attacker as man fights for life

Police swoop on alleged attacker as man fights for life

Man rushed to Mackay Base Hospital in critical condition

'You're a legend mate' - Matt Damon catches up with Tristan

'You're a legend mate' - Matt Damon catches up with Tristan

Hollywood star proves he's a good guy while at Rainbow Beach

CRASH HERO: Boy provides vital information for search

CRASH HERO: Boy provides vital information for search

BUNDABERG Police have detailed the "heroic" actions of a 14-year-old boy whose vital information helped find a crashed gyrocopter in the Yandaran area today.

Coast mum, club president jailed over 'shameful' $23k theft

Coast mum, club president jailed over 'shameful' $23k theft

THE FORMER president of a Coast organisation has been jailed for stealing more than $20,000 from the club.

'Someone, somewhere will be hammered' by wild weather

'Someone, somewhere will be hammered' by wild weather

PATCHY, isolated heavy falls could be expect over the next few days with the potential for conditions to worsen according to BOM forecasters.

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