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Mon 30 Mar 2020

Mystery chopper ‘hovering’ above raises eyebrows

premium_icon Mystery chopper ‘hovering’ above raises eyebrows

WATCH: A mysterious helicopter "hovering" over Mooloolaba this morning was much less ominous than some conspiracy theorist residents originally believed.

BIRTHDAY PARTY: Drive-by party for birthday boy Abel

premium_icon BIRTHDAY PARTY: Drive-by party for birthday boy Abel

Parents are refusing to let their children’s birthdays go uncelebrated, coming up with creative ideas to honour their kids’ special day.

DONT BE FOOLED: Dodgy bitumen bandits are targeting CQ

premium_icon DONT BE FOOLED: Dodgy bitumen bandits are targeting CQ

Office of Fair Trading warns if it sounds too good to be true – it probably is.

Resort offers coronavirus lockdown special

premium_icon Resort offers coronavirus lockdown special

A Far Northern beachside resort is cashing in coronavirus lockdowns by offering a special deal.

Sun 29 Mar 2020

$1m ‘will’ written on a carton of beer

premium_icon $1m ‘will’ written on a carton of beer

When a man died suddenly in November, aged 69, he let an estate worth more than $1 million. The problem was, his “will” was written on part of a beer carton.

Sat 28 Mar 2020

Bottle-Os enforce new restrictions

Bottle-Os enforce new restrictions

Panic-buyers who can’t bear the thought running out of booze when shutdowns strengthen have forced alcohol retailers to crack down.

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