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Tue 18 Jun 2019

Police looking for offenders after Rockhampton stabbing

premium_icon Police looking for offenders after Rockhampton stabbing

UPDATE: Unconfirmed reports suggest road rage incident sparked stabbing

‘No words can describe the emptiness and pure heartbreak’

premium_icon ‘No words can describe the emptiness and pure heartbreak’

Shocked family and friends have paid heartfelt tribute to a Queensland man found "floating lifeless" after going for a morning swim in the ocean.

Family-of-seven lives in tent with two disabled kids

Family-of-seven lives in tent with two disabled kids

Every night the family-of-seven huddles around a small plastic table inside the tent, torchlight barely illuminating their hastily-prepared dinner.

Mackay MP backs plan to hold Adani to account over jobs

premium_icon Mackay MP backs plan to hold Adani to account over jobs

Mackay MP Julieanne Gilbert has made a bold call to ensure Adani delivers servicing jobs to Mackay through its Carmichael Mine project.

Clothing designer set to enlighten Rocky fashion fans

Clothing designer set to enlighten Rocky fashion fans

Dr Michael Marendy examines difficulties faced by 1800s Aussie women.

Where to go and what to see at the Mackay Show

premium_icon Where to go and what to see at the Mackay Show

Don't miss a thing with this guide to the Mackay Show

Social media star’s ‘sugar daddy’ defence

Social media star’s ‘sugar daddy’ defence

An Instagram influencer who flaunts exotic destinations and luxury labels, told police thousands in cash found in her handbag came from her sugar daddy.

Soldier charged with sexual assault at barracks

premium_icon Soldier charged with sexual assault at barracks

A soldier has been charged with the alleged sexual assault of another soldier at an army barracks.

Dad’s epic, hilarious response to daughter’s shorts

Dad’s epic, hilarious response to daughter’s shorts

A dad has been praised for his ability to leave his teenage daughter in stitches while sharing his concerns about her love of “butt-cutting shorts”.

CRIME WRAP: Drink driving, drug possession and hit and run

premium_icon CRIME WRAP: Drink driving, drug possession and hit and run

Police are appealing to the public for information regarding damage to trailer parked on the roadway

Five weird road rules we're breaking

premium_icon Five weird road rules we're breaking

SOME drivers may not have realised just how risky some of their behaviours behaviours were.

Napa 'absolutely' playing, Gagai quarantined

premium_icon Napa 'absolutely' playing, Gagai quarantined

Queensland enforcer Dylan Napa to play through a broken wrist in Origin II, while Dane Gagai has been separated from teammates after going down with a virus.

73-year-old taken for joyride in stolen aged care bus

premium_icon 73-year-old taken for joyride in stolen aged care bus

A 73-year-old patient has been taken on a joyride in a stolen Blue Care bus, leading police on a "high-speed” pursuit across Maroochydore this afternoon.

Haddin pep talk lifts under-fire Khawaja

premium_icon Haddin pep talk lifts under-fire Khawaja

Usman Khawaja is facing a huge challenge to hold onto his spot but the under-fire star received a major boost ahead of the Bangladesh fixture.

Heartbreaking story behind this viral photo

Heartbreaking story behind this viral photo

The picture of a man and his dog on the side of the road spread across Facebook. The story behind it is devastating and inspiring.

Violent child rapist could go free on bail within 48 hours

premium_icon Violent child rapist could go free on bail within 48 hours

A man convicted of a ‘horrifying’ child sex attack has lodged an appeal against his conviction for repeatedly raping his young niece at knifepoint.

'What kind of sorcery is this?!': Garlic hack stuns

'What kind of sorcery is this?!': Garlic hack stuns

A woman’s quick and easy method to remove cloves of garlic from the bulb has gone viral, with many declaring the technique “life-changing”.

Contagious infection identified at South Burnett school

Contagious infection identified at South Burnett school

A contagious infection has been identified at a South Burnett school.

Couples seen 'having sex in plain view' at family park

premium_icon Couples seen 'having sex in plain view' at family park

THE Ballina mayor has asked police to step up patrols in the area, after renewed complaints.

Netflix‘s game-changing move

Netflix‘s game-changing move

In the midst of an intense streaming battle, Netflix has made a game-changing move that could shake-up the battle for your eyeballs.

Rival football clubs unite to help a young girl's diagnosis

premium_icon Rival football clubs unite to help a young girl's diagnosis

Cricket star travels to Rocky to speak at a charity event, which raises money to help people with Cystic Fibrosis.

Free microchipping and cheap registrations for pets

premium_icon Free microchipping and cheap registrations for pets

Emu Park announced this year's location for 2019 free microchip day.

Farmer charged with cattle theft and animal cruelty

Farmer charged with cattle theft and animal cruelty

PEOPLE who spotted injured cattle at a livestock exchange have helped police arrest a farmer turned alleged cattle thief.

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