Regional News

Mon 29 Oct 2018

$1 billion ‘slavery’ happening in Australia

$1 billion ‘slavery’ happening in Australia

UP TO $1 billion is being stolen by dodgy Australian firms failing to pay thousands of workers the wages are legally entitled to.

Sat 27 Oct 2018

Rescue helicopter rushed to truck rollover

Rescue helicopter rushed to truck rollover

EMERGENCY services have been called to a truck accident in remote central Queensland.

Former CQ doctor breaks silence on taboo subject

Former CQ doctor breaks silence on taboo subject

'SO many years of struggle at medical school had been a complete waste and that I was little short of dangerous. I could see no way out.'

Red light rule we all thought we knew

Red light rule we all thought we knew

ALL drivers think they know this basic road rule, but there are some cases where you could be risking a fine by actually doing it.

Fri 26 Oct 2018

How long should appliances last?

How long should appliances last?

THEY don’t make products to last like they used to. Here’s how much use you “reasonably” expect to get out of your appliances.

Thu 25 Oct 2018

Mini-bus, trailer burnt out after crash

Mini-bus, trailer burnt out after crash

A man and his dog were rescued by police

Too close to summer for comfort

Too close to summer for comfort

BRISBANE is staring down the barrel of its hottest day since last summer, while other parts of Queensland will experience maximums in the 40s for days.

Wed 24 Oct 2018

Logging truck roll-over blocks lane of busy CQ highway

Logging truck roll-over blocks lane of busy CQ highway

QPS are on scene conduction traffic controls after the crash around 11am.

Tue 23 Oct 2018

Callide power station currently undergoing a $49m upgrade

Callide power station currently undergoing a $49m upgrade

Announced in the background of a 48-hour strike action by workers due to conditions.

Mon 22 Oct 2018

Update: Serious crash in Emerald

Update: Serious crash in Emerald

Young child struck by car outside pool complex

‘We believe you’: PM’s emotional apology

‘We believe you’: PM’s emotional apology

PRIME Minister Scott Morrison has delivered an emotional apology to the victims of child sexual abuse across Australia.

Crews battle multiple fires along CQ highway

Crews battle multiple fires along CQ highway

UPDATE: FOUR fires reported along 100km stretch of Cap Hwy

Suspicious fire destroys shed, machinery in overnight blaze

Suspicious fire destroys shed, machinery in overnight blaze

UPDATE: POLICE confirm Parkhurst fire being treated as suspicious

Sun 21 Oct 2018

Multiple people injured after car smashes into tree

Multiple people injured after car smashes into tree

Paramedics had only expected to find two patients at the CQ crash scene

Woman hurt in Cap Coast dog attack

Woman hurt in Cap Coast dog attack

Initial reports indicate the woman was bitten on the hand while trying to stop a dog fight

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

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