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Sat 14 Jul 2018

Supermarkets’ desperate bag ploy

Supermarkets’ desperate bag ploy

Coles and Woolworths will effectively pay you to bring reusable bags in the latest move to make life easier for customers grumpy due to the plastic axe.

Wed 11 Jul 2018

Toxic masculinity: why country boys are so angry

Toxic masculinity: why country boys are so angry

Teenage boys living in the country grow up believing they have to be aggressive, new research has shown.

Thu 5 Jul 2018

Gracemere man killed in Bruce Highway rollover

Gracemere man killed in Bruce Highway rollover

POLICE are investigating the cause of a fatal single vehicle crash that killed a Gracemere man.

Wed 27 Jun 2018

Tax hacks: How to get your rebate sooner

Tax hacks: How to get your rebate sooner

IF YOU play your cards right, you can actually get your tax refund in your hands sooner rather than later. Here’s how.

Sun 10 Jun 2018

Bride's worst nightmare

Bride's worst nightmare

IMAGINE it's the day before your wedding day, everything is planned perfectly - the venue, the photographer, the food and the dress. Except...

Fri 1 Jun 2018

Hammer produced in school fight

Hammer produced in school fight

A NUMBER of students were involved in a school fight with a hammer last week, causing Emerald State High School to go into lockdown.

Thu 31 May 2018

Queensland shivers but not as much as this wallaby

Queensland shivers but not as much as this wallaby

SOME part of Queensland might have felt as cold as Tasmania this morning - until you see this photo of a snow wallaby outside a lakeside hotel.

Mon 28 May 2018

Critically injured girl flown to Brisbane after horror crash

Critically injured girl flown to Brisbane after horror crash

UPDATE: FATIGUE believed to be cause of 'high speed' CQ crash

Mon 21 May 2018

CQ towns plummet to single digits as cold snap sweeps region

CQ towns plummet to single digits as cold snap sweeps region

Parts of CQ will hit 4C and Rocky is expected to see its coldest day of the year so far this week.

Wed 16 May 2018

Watchdog for council corruption announced

Watchdog for council corruption announced

New assessor will deal with council conduct complaints

Thu 26 Apr 2018

Adani mega-mine opponent hit with costs bill

Adani mega-mine opponent hit with costs bill

He said the battle was about family, public interest, and the environment. The judges were not so persuaded

Mon 23 Apr 2018

Fri 20 Apr 2018

JOBS DYING OUT: The careers you are better off avoiding

JOBS DYING OUT: The careers you are better off avoiding

If you're banking on a good career in mining or retail over the next decade, think again. These are the industries where there will be a jobs boom by 2024.

Thu 29 Mar 2018

'Find of a lifetime' in the Sapphire gemfields

'Find of a lifetime' in the Sapphire gemfields

There had been considerable rain a week or so before and there it was, lying tantalisingly within reach on the surface of the ground.

How tradie survived a deadly high-voltage surge

How tradie survived a deadly high-voltage surge

'22,000' volt escape: Liam Bates' mates revived him three times before the ambulance arrived.

Tue 27 Mar 2018

Disgraced teacher's death wish?

Disgraced teacher's death wish?

Should they have tried saving the sick inmate sooner?

Thu 22 Mar 2018

How to stop Facebook from grabbing your data

How to stop Facebook from grabbing your data

It’s time for us all to perform a thorough stocktake of the data we entrust to Facebook and through it, other apps.

Transport industry fears delays will stunt state's growth

Transport industry fears delays will stunt state's growth

Truckies reveal the reason they believe Queensland's economy is at a standstill

Thu 15 Mar 2018

Adani court hearing goes into overtime

Adani court hearing goes into overtime

Three days of argument not enough in court battle over Adani's agreement with traditional owners

How central Queensland could solve the gas crisis

How central Queensland could solve the gas crisis

The Bowen Basin could be the answer to a national gas shortfall, but one key thing is needed before that can get rolling

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