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Wed 26 Feb 2020

Man accused of importing child-like sex doll from China

premium_icon Man accused of importing child-like sex doll from China

A man accused of importing a child-like sex doll from China and having child abuse material on his computer will defend the charges.

UPDATE: Car crash on country road claims driver's life

premium_icon UPDATE: Car crash on country road claims driver's life

A single-vehicle crash on an isolated road has been confirmed as fatal.

Mum drink driving six times over with unrestrained child

premium_icon Mum drink driving six times over with unrestrained child

AN unrestrained child was climbing over car seats as their mother blew six times the legal limit in a roadside random breath test.

‘I couldn’t die yet’: Man’s incredible story of survival

premium_icon ‘I couldn’t die yet’: Man’s incredible story of survival

A Sunshine Coast man whose life was on the line proved just how wrong statistics can be after battling a disease no person wants to face.

WATCH: Gympie region horse rescued from certain death

premium_icon WATCH: Gympie region horse rescued from certain death

The rescue mission took four hours and involved eight fire and rescue crews and an excavator.

Tue 25 Feb 2020

Casino man wearing a bra when he bit a cop, faces court

premium_icon Casino man wearing a bra when he bit a cop, faces court

A CASINO man who allegedly told cop he had AIDS before biting him faces court.

Two men killed in horror Bruce Highway smash identified

premium_icon Two men killed in horror Bruce Highway smash identified

WARNING GRAPHIC: First responders have described the scene they were confronted by at a fatal crash where a van was “sliced in half” on the Bruce Highway.

Man walking a ‘fine line’ after DV breach

premium_icon Man walking a ‘fine line’ after DV breach

“MEN are afraid of women making fun of them, woman are afraid of men killing them”.

Australia needs leadership on domestic violence epidemic

premium_icon Australia needs leadership on domestic violence epidemic

Who amongst those who would lead our region, our state and/or our country will lead the way and declare this a national epidemic?

‘I was cowering’: Woman recounts baseball bat attack

premium_icon ‘I was cowering’: Woman recounts baseball bat attack

ANGRY when his Johnny Cash music was interrupted by his live-in lover who wanted to watch Married at First Sight, Damien Pawluk grabbed a baseball bat.

Calls for crackdown on 'disgusting' potentially deadly high

premium_icon Calls for crackdown on 'disgusting' potentially deadly high

Health professionals are calling for an immediate crackdown on the sale of "nangs", which young people are using for a "cheap" and potentially fatal high.

Gympie dad bashes teen with metal bar

premium_icon Gympie dad bashes teen with metal bar

When the teen tried to flee, he chased him down and left him cut, bruised and with a gash on his head that needed five stitches

Mon 24 Feb 2020

REVEALED: How Rocky doctor was caught producing child porn

premium_icon REVEALED: How Rocky doctor was caught producing child porn

A Qld doctor and a registered nurse have walked from court after sentencing over producing child exploitation material (CEM) while the doctor was in Canada.

'ABSOLUTE CROC': Man skins croc at Airlie motel, eats flesh

premium_icon 'ABSOLUTE CROC': Man skins croc at Airlie motel, eats flesh

He's fronted court and been slapped with fines amounting to almost $10,000.

Nat Clarke recounts moment after attack on Hannah and her children

Nat Clarke recounts moment after attack on Hannah and her...

WHEN he received a phone call to urgently hurry home, Nat Clarke did not know the magnitude of what had happened to his late sister and her children.

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