Regional News

Tue 25 Feb 2020

Woman fronts court for tattooing teen daughter's friend

premium_icon Woman fronts court for tattooing teen daughter's friend

A Toowoomba woman who tattooed a love heart on her daughter’s 13-year-old friend has ended up in court.

Pisasale to face trial over fraud, sex assaults

premium_icon Pisasale to face trial over fraud, sex assaults

Former Ipswich mayor’s case back in court as judge sets date for trial

Elderly woman struck with stick in neighbourhood dispute

premium_icon Elderly woman struck with stick in neighbourhood dispute

Defending herself with a rake, the woman’s neighbour hit back with a stick, a court has heard.

Teenager recovering from a critical farm injury

premium_icon Teenager recovering from a critical farm injury

THE young woman remains in intensive care but doctors say her condition is stable.

NAMED: Babysitter charged with the murder of Connor Horan

premium_icon NAMED: Babysitter charged with the murder of Connor Horan

THE two-year-old died with extensive head and internal injuries in 2018.

TERRIFYING: Mother’s brush with search for armed robber

premium_icon TERRIFYING: Mother’s brush with search for armed robber

A trip to Plainland quickly turned scary when a woman was caught up in the manhunt for an armed robber.

Do you have Australia’s top dog? Enter now!

Do you have Australia’s top dog? Enter now!

Does your dog have the X-Factor? Is your pooch the pick of the pound? We are on the search for Australia’s Top Dog. Enter here.

Edible flower business blooms for local entrepreneur

premium_icon Edible flower business blooms for local entrepreneur

Josh Paterson was still in high school when he decided to try his hand at edible flowers - now he’s exporting millions across the world.

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.

Mon 24 Feb 2020

'HELPLESS': How women in fight for safety let down

premium_icon 'HELPLESS': How women in fight for safety let down

Four domestic violence orders are breached every hour in Queensland, which advocates say has left victims feeling “helpless in terms of their own safety”.

Sun 23 Feb 2020

With small steps for Hannah, we can end the terror at home

premium_icon With small steps for Hannah, we can end the terror at home

The calculated and callous steps Rowan Baxter took to wipe out Hannah Clarke and her children makes his crime one of our most brutal, writes SHERELE MOODY.

Meet the team behind Australia’s most well behaved pets

premium_icon Meet the team behind Australia’s most well behaved pets

Troublesome terrier? Kleptomaniac kelpie? No matter the canine quandary, a dynamic duo of dog behaviourists know how to help.

Sat 22 Feb 2020

Tortured ‘puppy farm’ dogs saved from life of misery

premium_icon Tortured ‘puppy farm’ dogs saved from life of misery

Dozens of dogs were rescued by RSPCA Queensland during raids on Lockyer Valley “puppy farms” last year. Now new owners are giving them a chance to survive and thrive.

Fri 21 Feb 2020

Mum to royal commission: ‘I was told to abort my son’

premium_icon Mum to royal commission: ‘I was told to abort my son’

Toni Mitchell tells how doctors told her to terminate her son with a disability - Joshy - after her ultrasound nearly 20 years ago.

Thu 20 Feb 2020

Woman may have been involved in bus fire death: coroner

premium_icon Woman may have been involved in bus fire death: coroner

A woman may have contributed to the death of former military officer Lee Edward Parker in the Somerset region four years ago, a coroner has found.

Man airlifted after being trapped in car

premium_icon Man airlifted after being trapped in car

The South Burnett rescue team found the car after midnight.

Focus of bushfire probe will get states offside

premium_icon Focus of bushfire probe will get states offside

The PM is expected today to reveal the terms of reference for a royal commission into the nation’s bushfire season — and they’re set to rankle the states.

Wed 19 Feb 2020

Date set for Wagner defamation case appeal

premium_icon Date set for Wagner defamation case appeal

Channel 9 has been given a date in the Queensland Court of Appeal to fight the damages bill it was ordered to pay the Wagner brothers.

Pot-smoking, distracted driver fined $900 for head-on crash

premium_icon Pot-smoking, distracted driver fined $900 for head-on crash

DESPITE admitting he was distracted and high, a driver has been fined just $900 and will be back on the road in two months.

Qld schools record huge drop in OP results

premium_icon Qld schools record huge drop in OP results

Nearly 40 per cent of Queensland schools have fewer students getting top marks when comparing the percentage of students achieving OP 1 to 5 over the past decade.

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