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Wed 20 Nov 2019

Hunt for man after ‘abhorrent’ sex assaults

Hunt for man after ‘abhorrent’ sex assaults

Police are searching for a man accused of committing a series of sickening sexual assaults against women on packed Melbourne trams.

Woman trashes house during argument in Rockhampton

premium_icon Woman trashes house during argument in Rockhampton

She smashed the windows of a house, hit her partner with a fishing rod, and chased him from the house screaming.

Detective destroyed hitman’s witness statement

premium_icon Detective destroyed hitman’s witness statement

A detective told the Lawyer X inquiry he destroyed statements from a star witness that implicated Carl Williams and his crew because they were not signed.

What happened to Carley Metcalfe two years ago?

premium_icon What happened to Carley Metcalfe two years ago?

Coroner urges anyone who saw Carley Metcalfe around November 29, 2017, to speak to police as they may have information to end the mystery of her death.

Model denies hatching up her miracle birth

premium_icon Model denies hatching up her miracle birth

Erin Langmaid hits out at critics who say she is cashing on giving birth when she did not know she was pregnant.

Relaxing at hidden Whitsundays gem

premium_icon Relaxing at hidden Whitsundays gem

For the Whitsundays’ Jared Leaman, weekends should be about sun, sea and sand.

Doctor hangs up stethoscope after 43 years

premium_icon Doctor hangs up stethoscope after 43 years

Not many people stick at the one job for nearly half a century, and even fewer doctors. But laughter and listening have kept this GP going.

Pechey bushfire being treated as arson, say authorities

premium_icon Pechey bushfire being treated as arson, say authorities

A fire that destroyed several homes and sparked a nursing home evacuation is now being treated as arson.

Trespass while ‘hiding’ out

premium_icon Trespass while ‘hiding’ out

A MAN was “walking in bushland” when he saw some cars, feared they contained outlaw motorcycle gang members that were “after him”, so he trespassed onto a highly...

Six people caught drinking metho 'bought on black market'

premium_icon Six people caught drinking metho 'bought on black market'

Six people consumed methylated spirits allegedly bought on the black market in a remote community.

Age of dumb celebrity opinions is upon us

premium_icon Age of dumb celebrity opinions is upon us

It’s been a stellar week if you’re looking for more evidence that we are sliding full tilt into an age of rather remarkable stupidity, writes Michael McGuire.

Teacher found passed out drunk and four times over limit

premium_icon Teacher found passed out drunk and four times over limit

Primary school teacher Craig Ryan Nelson learns a harsh lesson about drink driving after blowing four times over the limit.

How Patricia’s diagnosis changed how people saw her

premium_icon How Patricia’s diagnosis changed how people saw her

‘Most people think your stupid because you’re in a wheelchair’

Criminals make off with $50,000 of cigarettes

premium_icon Criminals make off with $50,000 of cigarettes

A gang of thieves has busted in an into IGA supermarket to steal a huge haul of cash and smokes.

Body in freezer case back in court

premium_icon Body in freezer case back in court

Case involving the discovery of Goodna teacher David Thornton, whose body was buried in a freezer in a city backyard, gets a mention in court.

Dempsey calls for public outing of person behind council poll

Dempsey calls for public outing of person behind council...

“I’m not associated in any way with this intrusive survey and don’t condone it”: Mayor Jack Dempsey

Prepare to leave warning for Crows Nest and Ravensbourne

Prepare to leave warning for Crows Nest and Ravensbourne

AN EXHAUSTIVE effort backburning rough terrain in Crows Nest and Ravensbourne has given firefighters hope containment lines could hold

‘I hit rock bottom’: Tradie hits mental health with travel

premium_icon ‘I hit rock bottom’: Tradie hits mental health with travel

Adam Valastro life-changing journey is helping others improve their lives and their mental health.

CAN YOU HELP? Plea for information on deadly hit and run

CAN YOU HELP? Plea for information on deadly hit and run

Police investigating the fatal hit-and-run of Stephen Moore on Sunday, August 25, are appealing for witnesses.

Will this Mackay artist take home a Golden Guitar award?

premium_icon Will this Mackay artist take home a Golden Guitar award?

Brad Butcher has been nominated for another three awards at this year’s Toyota Golden Guitar Awards 2020.

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