EXCLUSIVE: A SINGLE text message, a Facebook post and less than a week of reflection was all it took for "disillusioned" Buderim MP Steve Dickson to quit the LNP.
THE man who disappeared from a hulking coal ship off the Queensland coast, and is presumed dead, may have vanished after drinking “a toxic substance”.
SHARK nets protecting some of Sydney's most popular beaches are being sabotaged, leaving surfers and swimmers vulnerable.
WHEN Pauline Hanson was asked about politicians rorting their entitlements, she said it “disgusted” her
THE flames of public anger have already engulfed one Federal Minister and threaten to raze the reputations of many others
PAULINE Hanson wants Australians to be forced to apply for identity cards, verified by their fingerprint, as part of a plan to crack down on Centrelink rorts.
"You don't think the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Abuse is part of the story..."
Owen Jacques is an award-winning investigative journalist from Mackay, now based on the Sunshine Coast as APN Australian Regional Media’s Online News Editor. He has a strong background reporting on politics, business and breaking news. Owen has also specialised in resources reporting, which included a successful campaign to fight 100% fly-in, fly-out mining in rural Queensland towns.