Editors' Picks

Thu 27 Jun 2019

Shocking mine death a 'wake-up call', says CFMEU

premium_icon Shocking mine death a 'wake-up call', says CFMEU

'Workers must be empowered to stand up and speak out on safety matters without the fear of reprisal.'

'I felt like I was dying': Family's battle after tick bites

premium_icon 'I felt like I was dying': Family's battle after tick bites

A simple insect bite was enough to change a Hervey Bay family forever.

TRAGEDY: Mine worker confirmed dead after wall collapse

premium_icon TRAGEDY: Mine worker confirmed dead after wall collapse

Work has been suspended at a central Queensland coal mine following the death of a worker in a wall collapse.

Mackay mum sent to jail in $1.5m fraud case

premium_icon Mackay mum sent to jail in $1.5m fraud case

IN the ultimate betrayal, a long-term worker ripped her boss off more than $1.5 million - now she's paid the ultimate price.

Mystery of man found bloodied and broken deepens

premium_icon Mystery of man found bloodied and broken deepens

Forensic teams are in St Lawrence as police investigate how a Cannonvale man sustained critical injuries - in a shocking and gruesome incident.

Disease plagues family: Fight for Mitch after sister dies

premium_icon Disease plagues family: Fight for Mitch after sister dies

AFTER losing his sister to kidney disease, Toowoomba man Luke Kronk was determined he wasn't going to stand by and watch his brother suffer a similar fate.

Wed 26 Jun 2019

Police issue plea to help find Coast boy, 12

Police issue plea to help find Coast boy, 12

Police are seeking public assistance to help locate a 12-year-old boy missing from Bokarina on the Sunshine Coast.

WATCH: Thieves ransack store, steal electronics

WATCH: Thieves ransack store, steal electronics

INVESTIGATORS have released CCTV footage of thieves destroying a glass shop front and ransacking a store. They are appealing for information into the break-in.

Former NRL star fitted with ankle monitor after charges

premium_icon Former NRL star fitted with ankle monitor after charges

FORMER NRL star Brett John Seymour has been ordered out of Toowoomba and must wear an ankle monitor as part of strict bail conditions after his arrest.

Samsung S10 5G: Built for speed, beauty

premium_icon Samsung S10 5G: Built for speed, beauty

SAMSUNG'S new 5G phone is not only its fastest on Netflix movie downloads - by a country mile - but also its best shooter.

This woman became a truckie to live her brother's dream

This woman became a truckie to live her brother's dream

A TATTOO isn't the only way Becky Martin has honoured her late brother Wayne.

Next step in Jay Brogden murder cold case

premium_icon Next step in Jay Brogden murder cold case

A man accused over the 2007 killing of Jay Brogden has had his case mentioned in Mackay Magistrates Court.

Beetroot hot pot to warm your winter nights

premium_icon Beetroot hot pot to warm your winter nights

This khoresht is a delicious vegetarian meal or a tasty accompaniment to roasted meat.

Two men arrested as part of Ben Currie fraud investigation

premium_icon Two men arrested as part of Ben Currie fraud investigation

POLICE arrested and charged a further two men with fraud last night after a 14-month long investigation by officers from the Queensland Racing Crime Squad.

Dumb thief nabbed by selfies uploaded to the cloud

premium_icon Dumb thief nabbed by selfies uploaded to the cloud

POLAIR has tracked a stolen car between Toowoomba and Ipswich using the owners phone after they uploaded selfies to her digital storage cloud.

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