Queensland News

Mon 18 Feb 2019

Cyclone Oma threatens Queensland

Cyclone Oma threatens Queensland

Queensland’s southeast is already feeling the effects of a cyclone bearing down northeast of Australia.

Liberals paid $423 million to island beach shack

Liberals paid $423 million to island beach shack

A COMPANY registered to a beach shack at the end of a dirt road somehow won a lucrative contract worth hundreds of millions of dollars.

Police reveal tragic encounter with pre-teen meth addicts

Police reveal tragic encounter with pre-teen meth addicts

The haunting memory of seeing two Dalby kids addicted to ice at ages 12 and 13 fuels the police officer to end drug crime in his town.

Sun 17 Feb 2019

Fire that consumed horse truck brought under control

Fire that consumed horse truck brought under control

A grass fire which broke out near a horse truck which caught alight south of Toowoomba has been brought under control.

BUSHFIRE: Fireys to work throughout the day to contain fire

BUSHFIRE: Fireys to work throughout the day to contain fire

LATEST: Queensland Fire and Emergency Services are warning residents to stay up to date with the Wallangarra and Eukey bushfire situation.

Sat 16 Feb 2019

School writes to parents warning of suspect vehicle

School writes to parents warning of suspect vehicle

POLICE are investigating a report of a suspicious vehicle near a Darling Downs school which prompted a letter being sent home to parents this week.

Fri 15 Feb 2019

Burst water main causes morning traffic woes

Burst water main causes morning traffic woes

Commuters on Brisbane’s northside are being warned to expect delays after a burst water main left a wide hole on a major arterial road this morning.

Water bombs target massive border bushfire

Water bombs target massive border bushfire

RURAL Fire Service crews will continue monitoring a large, out-of-control bushfire which has decimated more than 19,100 hectares near the Queensland-NSW border.

Thu 14 Feb 2019

$50,000 of tools stolen from worksite

$50,000 of tools stolen from worksite

POLICE are investigating the theft of a trailer containing over $50,000 of tradesman tools from a construction site in Brisbane’s inner north two weeks ago.

Bushfire threatens Carnarvon Highway

Bushfire threatens Carnarvon Highway

Multiple QFES crews on scene to conduct extensive back burning

Axe-wielding man causes $17K in damage

Axe-wielding man causes $17K in damage

The man reacted by causing $17,500 of damage.

Wed 13 Feb 2019

Toddler rushed to hospital after near drowning

Toddler rushed to hospital after near drowning

A toddler has been taken to Bowen Hospital in a serious but stable condition following a near drowning incident today.

Devastated farmers to dig mass graves

Devastated farmers to dig mass graves

THEY'VE been hit by the worst flood in a generation and now ruined farmers are in a race against time to stop disease and vermin.

Mum takes son to court on 17th DV charge

Mum takes son to court on 17th DV charge

The man faced Kingaroy Magistrates Court on Monday.

'Gut-wrenching': Thieves target charity for second time

'Gut-wrenching': Thieves target charity for second time

Graham House Community Centre is left to pick up the pieces yet again after two vehicles and a further three sets of car keys were stolen on Sunday night.

Ute rolled by drink driver

Ute rolled by drink driver

Man fined after rollling ute while drink driving.

Tue 12 Feb 2019

Teenage mum and baby found after going missing

Teenage mum and baby found after going missing

UPDATE: The mother and child have been found safe and well.

SEVERE STORM WARNING: Large hail, flash flooding

SEVERE STORM WARNING: Large hail, flash flooding

Severe thunderstorms producing large hailstones, damaging winds and flash flooding are tracking towards the Sunshine Coast.

Adorable video hides devastation

Adorable video hides devastation

Two weeks ago, farmers cried happy tears and danced in the rain they’d waited years for. But their drought relief quickly turned to despair.

Pickles to sell off collapsed Redstar's assets

Pickles to sell off collapsed Redstar's assets

ASSETS of the trucking company that went bust just days before Christmas, leaving hundreds of drivers in the lurch, have gone up for auction today.

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