June 2021

Published a story 18th Jun 2021 2:19 PM

Husband and wife from Melbourne who allegedly brought Covid-19 to the Sunshine Coast and sent a scare through the state have been fined by detectives.

Police fine Melbourne couple who brought Covid-19 to Coast

Husband and wife from Melbourne who allegedly brought Covid-19 to the Sunshine Coast and sent a scare through the state have been fined by detectives.

Published a story 18th Jun 2021 11:12 AM

A Sippy Downs home has sold for a whopping $1.5m in a sale that’s shattered the suburb’s record price and paved the way for more million-plus purchases.

Record-smashing Sippy Downs home sells for $1.5m

A Sippy Downs home has sold for a whopping $1.5m in a sale that’s shattered the suburb’s record price and paved the way for more million-plus purchases.

Published a story 17th Jun 2021 4:32 PM

Detectives have charged a young man over a string of alleged armed robberies during which a gun was pulled on service station and supermarket employees.

Caloundra man charged over alleged armed robberies

Detectives have charged a young man over a string of alleged armed robberies during which a gun was pulled on service station and supermarket employees.

Published a story 17th Jun 2021 3:40 PM

A Coast apprentice who collapsed suddenly from a “catastrophic” brain aneurysm and spent six months in hospital has painstakingly learned to walk and talk again.

Coast gentle giant survives ‘catastrophic’ brain aneurysm

A Coast apprentice who collapsed suddenly from a “catastrophic” brain aneurysm and spent six months in hospital has painstakingly learned to walk and talk again.

Published a story 17th Jun 2021 2:21 PM

A Sunshine Coast couple topped off a morning of golf by winning $260,000 after scoring the top prize on an Instant Scratch-It ticket.

Bli Bli couple goes berserk after $260k windfall

A Sunshine Coast couple topped off a morning of golf by winning $260,000 after scoring the top prize on an Instant Scratch-It ticket.

Published a story 17th Jun 2021 1:14 PM

Three board members, including the chairwoman at Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service have been replaced, two weeks after its chief executive stepped down.

Coast Health gets major overhaul after leadership exodus

Three board members, including the chairwoman at Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service have been replaced, two weeks after its chief executive stepped down.

Published a story 17th Jun 2021 12:41 PM

The number of people potentially exposed to a Victorian couple who tested positive to Covid-19 on the Sunshine Coast has increased to more than 1000.

1000 people exposed to border busting Covid couple

The number of people potentially exposed to a Victorian couple who tested positive to Covid-19 on the Sunshine Coast has increased to more than 1000.

Published a story 16th Jun 2021 4:20 PM

One of the Sunshine Coast’s fastest growing suburbs will soon have a new high school catering to more than 1500 students at full capacity.

New high school locked in for rapidly growing Coast suburb

One of the Sunshine Coast’s fastest growing suburbs will soon have a new high school catering to more than 1500 students at full capacity.

Published a story 16th Jun 2021 11:33 AM

Maroochydore Swans can lay claim as the form side in Sunshine Coast A-grade Rugby Union with the club’s rebuilding phase now a thing of the past.

‘Unfinished business’: Swans emerge as title contenders

Maroochydore Swans can lay claim as the form side in Sunshine Coast A-grade Rugby Union with the club’s rebuilding phase now a thing of the past.

Published a story 16th Jun 2021 9:51 AM

Division 10 councillor David Law and MP Robert Skelton have supported the council’s decision to knock back a service station as developers mull over their next move.

Developer quiet on next move for controversial Yandina servo

Division 10 councillor David Law and MP Robert Skelton have supported the council’s decision to knock back a service station as developers mull over their next move.

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