Queensland News

Sun 9 Dec 2018

AFP suicides: 'It's happening again'

AFP suicides: 'It's happening again'

AN AUSTRALIAN police officer appears to have taken her own life inside a work building — the fourth federal agent to do so in less than two years.

Zombie cyclone Owen not dead yet as another low forms

Zombie cyclone Owen not dead yet as another low forms

EX-TROPICAL Cyclone Owen is not done yet, with the Bureau tipping it to re-form into a cyclone as they keep a close eye on a second tropical low.

Motorcyclist airlifted after suffering serious injury

Motorcyclist airlifted after suffering serious injury

A MAN in his 40s has been prepared to be airlifted to hospital with a serious injury after coming off his motorbike in south-west Queensland.

Flash flooding warning for NQ as ex-cyclone nears coast

Flash flooding warning for NQ as ex-cyclone nears coast

SEVERE heavy rainfall is expected to impact Townsville this afternoon as ex-tropical cyclone Owen crosses the North Queensland coast.

'I often wondered': Wartime letter links families

'I often wondered': Wartime letter links families

A letter written 101 years ago brought their stories together. Unbeknownst to them, they lived only a drive away from one another.

More bushland preserved for koalas

More bushland preserved for koalas

The State Government has announced an extra 190,000 hectares of bushland will be preserved in an effort to save Queensland’s struggling koala population.

Australian first protein hub gets the green-light

Australian first protein hub gets the green-light

In a big win for the region, a multi-million dollar project has been approved by Somerset Regional Council.

RSPCA slams Facebook lies over puppy rescue

RSPCA slams Facebook lies over puppy rescue

The RSPCA has hit back at an online post spreading what it says are “rumours” about the seizure of more than 100 dogs and puppies from a puppy farm.

Chance Ex-Tropical Cyclone Owen could impact Rocky

Chance Ex-Tropical Cyclone Owen could impact Rocky

Wet weather tipped to continue throughout the week, with a chance the weather system could bring drenching rain next week

Man killed in crash west of Mackay

Man killed in crash west of Mackay

A man has died as a result of a car crash outside Marian

Sat 8 Dec 2018

‘Petrol on flame’ leads to serious burns

‘Petrol on flame’ leads to serious burns

A man is in a serious condition after sustaining burns on the Sunshine Coast. It’s believed he was injured after petrol was thrown on an open flame.

Wife’s story inspires passionate fight against depression

Wife’s story inspires passionate fight against depression

A DEVOTED mother and talented florist - Australian woman Holly hid her clinical depression from all but those closest to her, until she lost the battle.

CCTV shows thieves stealing bikes from business

CCTV shows thieves stealing bikes from business

Three cars were stolen overnight and now three bikes as well

Police plea for help to find missing Coast teen

Police plea for help to find missing Coast teen

Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate a 14-year-old girl reported missing from the Sunshine Coast.

Three taken to hospital after crash

Three taken to hospital after crash

THREE women have been taken to hospital after a traffic accident in Miles this morning.

Dog clings to semi-trailer framework at 100km/h

Dog clings to semi-trailer framework at 100km/h

A dog has been spotted tethered to the framework of a semi-trailer, which was reportedly travelling at 100km/h along a Queensland motorway this morning.

Noosa market blitzes rest of state

Noosa market blitzes rest of state

A TYPICAL apartment in Noosa is now more expensive than an average house on Brisbane’s outskirts.

Young cop’s incredible Dawson discovery

Young cop’s incredible Dawson discovery

The young detective’s work with witnesses and uncovering of new leads led to Chris Dawson’s sensational arrest after decades of suspicion.

Car ploughs into Gold Coast petrol station

Car ploughs into Gold Coast petrol station

A woman is lucky to have escaped uninjured after her car crashed into the shopfront of a busy petrol station on the Gold Coast.

You may know their stories, if not their faces

You may know their stories, if not their faces

From saving a young boy in a house fire to raising awareness about domestic violence, these brave and inspirational Queenslanders have been recognised.

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