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Fri 20 Apr 2018

Mum's dangerously high alcohol reading shocks magistrate

Mum's dangerously high alcohol reading shocks magistrate

A MUM busted for driving at six times the legal alcohol limit was dobbed in by concerned onlookers after nipping down the shops for some bread rolls.

Thu 19 Apr 2018

'Help': Mum's chilling text message to neighbour

'Help': Mum's chilling text message to neighbour

A MAN threatened to kill his partner and was only stopped by his daughter

Gympie teen busted doing 157km/h on Bruce Hwy death stretch

Gympie teen busted doing 157km/h on Bruce Hwy death stretch

She told police she had no reason for speeding

Blayze is breaking barriers as world's sexiest truckie

Blayze is breaking barriers as world's sexiest truckie

The driver from Adelaide is more than that - she's breaking down barriers in the male- dominated industry by calling for other women to get behind the wheel.

Contractor goes bust, workers unpaid on $53m Coast project

Contractor goes bust, workers unpaid on $53m Coast project

A leading Sunshine Coast contractor has been placed in external administration and workers on a $53m project have been left unpaid.

WATCH: Dangerous merging manoeuvre

WATCH: Dangerous merging manoeuvre

SHOCKING footage of a truck merging in front of a driver has surfaced on Dash Cam Owners Australia.

Former council CEO, wife charged with corruption over $104K

Former council CEO, wife charged with corruption over $104K

It is alleged they received a total of 20 separate corrupt payments, totalling $104,000.

Confessed 'boy lover' breaches sex offender conditions

Confessed 'boy lover' breaches sex offender conditions

A self-confessed "boy lover" living in Mackay convicted of possessing child pornography admitted to eighth breach of reporting obligations.

Stranger runs into burning home, saves pets

Stranger runs into burning home, saves pets

A STRANGER has been praised as a hero after running into a blazing house fire to check if anyone was inside and walking out with two guinea pigs under his arm.

Painted heart gives angel a place to come home to

Painted heart gives angel a place to come home to

PAINTING heart helps father to grieve loss of his child and gives her a place to come home to.

MYSTERY SOLVED: Grisly find on Coast beach mystifies locals

MYSTERY SOLVED: Grisly find on Coast beach mystifies locals

UPDATE: An animal expert may have the answer to a mystery that has baffled residents and visitors, after an unrecognisable animal carcass washed up on a beach.

Wed 18 Apr 2018

One dog found dead on front doorstep and another stolen

One dog found dead on front doorstep and another stolen

A Mackay man has issued a $3000 reward after one of his pit bulls was found dead on his front doorstep and the other wa stolen.

Driver dices with death on busy high speed road

Driver dices with death on busy high speed road

IS this the dumbest driver in Gladstone? A local cop has labelled him one of the worst.

NO BAIL: 26yo accused of shooting remanded in custody

NO BAIL: 26yo accused of shooting remanded in custody

Edward Blair Kennedy has been denied the ability to apply for bail and has been remanded in custody.

Milk truck rolls off Bruce Highway and into wetlands

Milk truck rolls off Bruce Highway and into wetlands

A TRUCK driver has escaped injury after the truck he was driving rolled into a body of water just off the Bruce Hwy this morning.

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