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Mon 13 Jul 2020

GRAPHIC: Woman fined, banned from owning animals for life

premium_icon GRAPHIC: Woman fined, banned from owning animals for life

Court heard numerous cats, dogs and kittens were kept in “appalling squalor”.

Woman shares nightmare post-COVID job search tale

premium_icon Woman shares nightmare post-COVID job search tale

From a boss watching sport mid interview to an email slamming her resume, a Mackay woman has laid bare the stark reality job seekers face.

Sun 12 Jul 2020

Methane gas explosion at second CQ mine

premium_icon Methane gas explosion at second CQ mine

The mining company has described it as a ‘localised’ incident.

COVID: Urgent warning for Queenslanders who visited NSW pub

COVID: Urgent warning for Queenslanders who visited NSW pub

The Queensland Government has issued a public health alert for Queenslanders who may have travelled over the border in the last week.

Grandmother rattled after egg hurled at her from moving car

premium_icon Grandmother rattled after egg hurled at her from moving car

It left her with bruising but she is most upset about being attacked in a place she has loved to call home for close to 50 years.

21yo coughs on cop, punches head during COVID-19 lockdown

premium_icon 21yo coughs on cop, punches head during COVID-19 lockdown

Young offender ‘doubles criminal record’ when facing 19 charges in Rockhampton Magistrates court.

Expert confirms type of shark responsible for fatal attack

premium_icon Expert confirms type of shark responsible for fatal attack

A biologist has confirmed the type of shark responsible for the fatal attack at Wooli yesterday.

Sat 11 Jul 2020

SHARK TRAGEDY: Quiet coastal town rocked by teen’s death

premium_icon SHARK TRAGEDY: Quiet coastal town rocked by teen’s death

VIDEO: Grim scenes at remote North Coast beach where a teenage surfer was killed by a shark.

Teen killed after shark attack off North Coast beach

premium_icon Teen killed after shark attack off North Coast beach

Emergency services were called to assist the teen after a horrific attack on Saturday afternoon

Rubbish explodes after catching fire in garbage truck

premium_icon Rubbish explodes after catching fire in garbage truck

Firefighters have revealed the likely cause of the freak blaze

Fri 10 Jul 2020

‘I felt dizzy’: Latest warnings on shallow water blackouts

premium_icon ‘I felt dizzy’: Latest warnings on shallow water blackouts

Following Olympian Alex ‘Chumpy’ Pullin’s death this week a Central Queensland fishing specialist shared his deep-sea diving tips.

Bundaberg man loses life after tragedy at fuel station

premium_icon Bundaberg man loses life after tragedy at fuel station

The man was transported to Bundaberg Hospital but sadly passed away later that day.

TRAPPED: Crash victim files $3.5m lawsuit against insurer

premium_icon TRAPPED: Crash victim files $3.5m lawsuit against insurer

The CQ man sustained many extensive injuries, including being in a wheelchair for four months

Two Victorians attempt to fly into southwest Queensland

premium_icon Two Victorians attempt to fly into southwest Queensland

CHARLEVILLE police have released details about a Victorian couple who were going to land in southwest Queensland the same day the Premier announced the ban.

‘D**k pics for you’: He cut her grass, then sent sick photos

premium_icon ‘D**k pics for you’: He cut her grass, then sent sick photos

Anthony Alan Leonow has pleaded guilty in Roma Magistrates Court to sending a photo of his genitals to a woman hours after he mowed her lawn.

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