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Fri 10 Jul 2020

Sam Burgess’ surprising new post-court case project

premium_icon Sam Burgess’ surprising new post-court case project

The Burgess brothers have finally revealed a secret project four years in the making, and it makes a surprising change for four footy players.

Dead teen’s mum probed over $7K in alleged missing funeral cash

premium_icon Dead teen’s mum probed over $7K in alleged missing funeral...

The mother of a teen who was killed in a crash is one of multiple people assisting police with inquiries over donated funds that has allegedly gone missing.

Mum rips mother-in-law’s birthday gift

Mum rips mother-in-law’s birthday gift

She had asked her mother-in-law to buy a book for her son’s birthday – but was stunned by the gift which “no one requested”.

‘Bangs, explosions’: Huge fire engulfs Brisbane home

premium_icon ‘Bangs, explosions’: Huge fire engulfs Brisbane home

A huge fire has engulfed a two-storey home, with shocked neighbours saying the house went up so quickly they were forced to jump fences to escape danger.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Why isn’t D Day taught in schools?

premium_icon LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Why isn’t D Day taught in schools?

Send in your letters to the editor and texts to be featured online.

Freak heart issue spikes during pandemic

Freak heart issue spikes during pandemic

New evidence about just how bad the pandemic is for our health is out, with a rare illness caused by a “broken heart” rising dramatically.

Decision on whether litttle boy can keep his bun

premium_icon Decision on whether litttle boy can keep his bun

It was the case of a preppie and his family against a Christian school. In dispute, his hair. Now a tribunal has ruled on whether a haircut is necessary.

Single mum pregnant ‘without a man’

Single mum pregnant ‘without a man’

A single woman who decided to take motherhood into her own hands has revealed how she got pregnant without having sex or help from a doctor.

Man forgets handbrake, caught four times over the limit

premium_icon Man forgets handbrake, caught four times over the limit

The Central Queensland man in his late 20s spent time in the watch house after a drink driving incident.

‘Crazy’: Australia’s pandemic payday

‘Crazy’: Australia’s pandemic payday

We’re in recession but new figures show Aussies are 12 per cent richer than a year ago – and it’s all thanks to the government’s massive overcompensation.

Everything you want from Netflix movie

Everything you want from Netflix movie

Charlize Theron’s new movie is one of those rare creatures that are often whispered about but rarely seen. It’s exactly what you want tonight: Wenlei Ma.

Rally drivers bound for Byfield this weekend

premium_icon Rally drivers bound for Byfield this weekend

Entrants revved up for CQ Motor Sporting Club’s first event since COVID-19 shutdown.

Doctor traumatised by stars’ penis injury

Doctor traumatised by stars’ penis injury

England and Liverpool football legend Steven Gerrard once had his tackle sliced during a game and it even left the doctor shaken.

Free CQ camp sites are new COVID-19 hot spots

premium_icon Free CQ camp sites are new COVID-19 hot spots

“If council aren’t applying the state government rules...it should be shut down,” Monty Olsen.

Shameful crime reaches 10-year high

Shameful crime reaches 10-year high

Sexual assault cases have skyrocketed to a 10-year high, according to new crime statistics.

Child dies and four injured in truck crash

Child dies and four injured in truck crash

A child has died and four people are injured after a truck crash on Friday afternoon.

Faulty bulletproof vest probed in Corio shooting death

premium_icon Faulty bulletproof vest probed in Corio shooting death

A man was shot dead while wearing a bulletproof vest, but an essential safety panel was missing. Police are investigating whether it was a game gone wrong.

‘Un-Australian’: Katter says beer tax will cause deaths

premium_icon ‘Un-Australian’: Katter says beer tax will cause deaths

An increase in beer tax has been labelled 'un-Australian' by the Katter’s Australian Party, with Bob Katter linking the price hike to a rise in suicide.

15mm rainfall expected for parts of CQ

premium_icon 15mm rainfall expected for parts of CQ

It could be brolly weather for some as the region sees out its weekend.

Insane rise of online shopping apps

premium_icon Insane rise of online shopping apps

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a surge in online shopping as Aussies seek convenient retail therapy in tough times with a click of a button.

Dog’s heartbreaking act after star’s death

Dog’s heartbreaking act after star’s death

Alex Pullin’s adorable dog has created a heartbreaking image waiting at the scene of the Aussie snowboard champion’s beach memorial.

Proof virus tracking app doesn’t work

Proof virus tracking app doesn’t work

It was meant to be Australia’s ticket out of coronavirus danger. But a man has exposed that the app does nothing to protect us.

Desserts to try at home this weekend

premium_icon Desserts to try at home this weekend

The weekend is the perfect time for a sweet treat. Here are three mouth-watering dessert recipes – using Lemon Crisp biscuits and Flake bars.

‘I start shouting’: Aussie rock legend won’t watch awards

premium_icon ‘I start shouting’: Aussie rock legend won’t watch awards

He is one of the country’s most celebrated rock stars. Now, James Reyne has revealed his big problem with awards shows like the ARIAs.

Short-changed company casts doubt over CQ power station study

premium_icon Short-changed company casts doubt over CQ power station...

After receiving $700,000 less than promised for their feasibility study into another coal-fired power station in CQ, Shine Energy reportedly believes the project is...

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