Regional News

Sat 20 Oct 2018

CQ builder offers jobs to former JM Kelly workers

CQ builder offers jobs to former JM Kelly workers

Local builder puts call out for workers following JM Kelly collapse

Woman pulls screwdriver on police during scuffle

Woman pulls screwdriver on police during scuffle

Police have charged the woman for assaulting a police officer in Rockhampton street

CQ man injured following quad bike crash

CQ man injured following quad bike crash

TWO men were allegedly involved in the crash early this morning.

Deadbeat parents owe Aussie kids $1.57b

Deadbeat parents owe Aussie kids $1.57b

Deadbeat parents owe Aussie kids $1.57b. Could Sweden be the secret to ending our child support farce, writes SHERELE MOODY.

Fri 19 Oct 2018

Young boy impaled by spear in freak accident

Young boy impaled by spear in freak accident

Boy rushed to hospital after spear incident

Young woman critical after car rolls down highway embankment

Young woman critical after car rolls down highway embankment

CREWS said it was a tough task getting the woman in her 20s free from the car after the crash around midnight.

Thu 18 Oct 2018

Highway to be closed for several hours after truck fire

Highway to be closed for several hours after truck fire

UPDATE: Diversions in place for light vehicles.

JM Kelly liquidation 'gravely concerning' for whole region

JM Kelly liquidation 'gravely concerning' for whole region

"The loss of any jobs and supply chain work will be felt deeply by our whole community."

Wed 17 Oct 2018

'Archaic' abortion laws prevent true equality in Queensland

'Archaic' abortion laws prevent true equality in Queensland

LAUGA speaks passionately in parliament on decriminalising abortion

Lawn mower explodes on property, causes facial burns

Lawn mower explodes on property, causes facial burns

UPDATE: PARAMEDICS rushed to the Bungundarra property this morning

Mon 15 Oct 2018

Man seriously injured in workplace farming incident

Man seriously injured in workplace farming incident

PIECE of equipment reportedly fell on man who was flown to hospital with an arm injury.

Children charged with sports facility shed arson

Children charged with sports facility shed arson

UPDATE: Fire caused significant damage to shed over the weekend

Sun 14 Oct 2018

WEATHER: 'Liquid gold' pours 100mm+ on CQ towns

WEATHER: 'Liquid gold' pours 100mm+ on CQ towns

ALTHOUGH it was not enough to fill tanks, the welcome rain lifted spirits

Leading CQ tourism operator dies suddenly on family holiday

Leading CQ tourism operator dies suddenly on family holiday

Highly respected industry leader 'left her mark on many people far and wide'

Fri 12 Oct 2018

Family of mum, daughter killed in crash find hope in tragedy

Family of mum, daughter killed in crash find hope in tragedy

'We will miss them more than words could ever describe'. Family reflect on the four lives saved thanks to Beverley Harwood.

UPDATE: Severe storm warning issued for parts of CQ

UPDATE: Severe storm warning issued for parts of CQ

FORECAST predicts storm cell to move over Rockhampton tonight.

Paramedics rush to car and truck crash on CQ highway

Paramedics rush to car and truck crash on CQ highway

CREWS were called to the crash near Duaringa this morning.

Man robbed at knifepoint while using ATM

Man robbed at knifepoint while using ATM

The man attempted to run from the armed man but he fell dropping his wallet.

Thu 11 Oct 2018

Teen's new outlook on life

Teen's new outlook on life

Middlemount teen's life turns at boot camp.

UPDATE: Destructive winds and hail forecast for south CQ

UPDATE: Destructive winds and hail forecast for south CQ

PARTS of Central Highlands can expect a severe storm within hours

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