EPA - Anatoly Maltsev

USA takes bragging rights in Sochi's 'Cold War'

USA has taken early bragging rights in the Winter Olympics very own "Cold War".

The Americans have beat the Russians 3-2 after an extended penalty shootout to go top of the group in qualifying.

TJ Oshie scored the winner at the eighth time of asking as a prolonged shoot-out capped one of the great Olympic encounters between the two.

Both will still get through to the knockout stages, with the home team under pressure to collect gold.



Difficult decision made in search for missing Dysart man

premium_icon Difficult decision made in search for missing Dysart man

Search for Gary Flowers around the Keppel Islands ends.

Storms expected for Central Highlands

premium_icon Storms expected for Central Highlands

Rain began to fall at Gracemere this afternoon, as growls of thunder rumbled...

Lionleigh chips in with cheap beers to help fire victims

premium_icon Lionleigh chips in with cheap beers to help fire victims

The local watering hole will sell cheap beers for a worthy cause this Friday...