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Sun 19 Jan 2020

EXCLUSIVE: RSL sub-branch boss accused of attack on vet

premium_icon EXCLUSIVE: RSL sub-branch boss accused of attack on vet

The president of the Maryborough RSL sub-branch is due in court next month following an alleged assault on Remembrance Day.

Lucky escape as car floats downstream in flooded creek

premium_icon Lucky escape as car floats downstream in flooded creek

TWO people and at least one dog have avoided a scary situation after their car was washed 100m down a flooded creek west of Toowoomba.

'Too dangerous': Massive blaze torches classic home

premium_icon 'Too dangerous': Massive blaze torches classic home

Firefighters were forced to use chainsaws to cut the walls of a classic home as it was razed by fire overnight in the Sunshine Coast hinterland.

Miner death details released as more inspectors deployed

premium_icon Miner death details released as more inspectors deployed

The tyre fitter was found trapped underneath a wheel assembly

Sat 18 Jan 2020

Skull among bones found on Pioneer River bank

premium_icon Skull among bones found on Pioneer River bank

A SKULL was found among skeletal remains found partially buried on the banks of a the Pioneer River, suggesting to police they could be human.

Police divers recover body, car from river

premium_icon Police divers recover body, car from river

Police investigations are continuing after a man’s body and a vehicle were recovered from the Clarence River today.

Man faces court after caught with $1m worth of cannabis

premium_icon Man faces court after caught with $1m worth of cannabis

A SYDNEY man found in possession of 145 bags of cannabis has been denied bail.

‘Creep’ says mum told him he had cancer as a child

premium_icon ‘Creep’ says mum told him he had cancer as a child

Mackay man caught stalking a swimwear model found out he did not have the disease when he broke a bone

Fri 17 Jan 2020

UPDATE: Water search scaled back for missing Dysart man

premium_icon UPDATE: Water search scaled back for missing Dysart man

Gary Flower is missing at sea after being carried away by a current on Tuesday.

Desperate ciggie craving sparks violent trolley tirade

premium_icon Desperate ciggie craving sparks violent trolley tirade

A desire for cigarettes pushed a drunk man to hurl trolleys around a shopping complex and abuse a bunch of workers who stood between him and his nicotine hit.

Teacher’s rope swing injury claim falls flat

premium_icon Teacher’s rope swing injury claim falls flat

A Queensland teacher who injured herself on a rope swing in Vanuatu while on a school excursion has been refused worker’s compensation, again.

‘Hero’ dog saves owner’s life after she was hit by car

premium_icon ‘Hero’ dog saves owner’s life after she was hit by car

If she hadn’t been found by the side of the road, hidden from sight, the 26-year-old would have died.

Wilson Gavin's tragic death must not be in vain

premium_icon Wilson Gavin's tragic death must not be in vain

When Wilson Gavin took his own life this week, after being savaged on Twitter, I was horrified.

Woman’s brutal puppy scam destroys child’s birthday

premium_icon Woman’s brutal puppy scam destroys child’s birthday

A pregnant fraudster mum has been caught ripping off people around SEQ for thousands - with fake promises of puppies and tickets to events that never arrived.

REVEALED: How to buy a house before your 22nd birthday

premium_icon REVEALED: How to buy a house before your 22nd birthday

Before turning 22, this Gatton apprentice was able to buy his first home. Here's his tips to how he became a home owner in his early 20s.

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