September 2019

Published a story 17th Sep 2019 1:54 PM

Redundancy talks have started at New Acland mine, with 150 workers set to be told by the end of the week that their jobs are gone.

‘Difficult conversations’: Miners told jobs gone

Redundancy talks have started at New Acland mine, with 150 workers set to be told by the end of the week that their jobs are gone.

Published a story 17th Sep 2019 11:39 AM

Police have charged former Kimberley College principal Paul Thomson “with a series of significant fraud charges” relating in the financial management

Former elite school principal charged with fraud

Police have charged former Kimberley College principal Paul Thomson “with a series of significant fraud charges” relating in the financial management

Published a story 17th Sep 2019 6:13 AM

A mines worker who was poisoned on the job has revealed just how long it took to receive a payment from WorkCover.

Compo claim ‘nightmare’ for father

A mines worker who was poisoned on the job has revealed just how long it took to receive a payment from WorkCover.

Published a story 17th Sep 2019 6:08 AM

Polling has revealed to just what extent Queenslanders want tougher industrial manslaughter legislation.

Push for law to jail bosses over worker deaths

Polling has revealed to just what extent Queenslanders want tougher industrial manslaughter legislation.

Published a story 12th Sep 2019 9:16 AM

Two teenagers have been charged over an alleged deliberately lit fire on the Sunshine Coast as authorities have issued awarning that conditions could worsen

Cops say little kids lit fires ‘for fun’

Two teenagers have been charged over an alleged deliberately lit fire on the Sunshine Coast as authorities have issued awarning that conditions could worsen

Published a story 11th Sep 2019 4:50 AM

A JUDGE'S “extreme and irrational” feelings toward the New Acland mine resulted in the project being sent back to square one after 12 years of legal battles.

‘Extreme, irrational’ ruling on mine overturned

A JUDGE'S “extreme and irrational” feelings toward the New Acland mine resulted in the project being sent back to square one after 12 years of legal battles.

Published a story 11th Sep 2019 4:13 AM

A crack police taskforce will be drafted to target firebugs exacerbating the state’s bushfire crisis, just days after authorities defended a decision to shelve a similar unit.

New fire taskforce as Premier cuts trip short

A crack police taskforce will be drafted to target firebugs exacerbating the state’s bushfire crisis, just days after authorities defended a decision to shelve a similar unit.

Published a story 6th Sep 2019 5:14 AM

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk may strip deputy Jackie Trad of her powerfuly portfolios by day’s end.

Time’s up for Premier to move on deputy

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk may strip deputy Jackie Trad of her powerfuly portfolios by day’s end.

Published a story 4th Sep 2019 7:19 AM

As students dread the onset of another long hot summer, one school in particular is doing it much tougher than most.

Students forced to work in tents in school

As students dread the onset of another long hot summer, one school in particular is doing it much tougher than most.

Published a story 3rd Sep 2019 10:24 AM

She may be the state’s Deputy Premier, but Jackie Trad admits she might not step up to stand in when Annastacia Palaszczuk heads to Europe on Saturday, despite earlier suggestions she definitely would.

Trad no certainty to fill in as Premier

She may be the state’s Deputy Premier, but Jackie Trad admits she might not step up to stand in when Annastacia Palaszczuk heads to Europe on Saturday, despite earlier suggestions she definitely would.

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