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Girl’s heartbreaking letter to Santa

premium_icon Girl’s heartbreaking letter to Santa

’I don’t want a lot for Christmas this year. But there’s some things I really wish...

Outback driving tips to stay safe on school holidays

Outback driving tips to stay safe on school holidays

Southwest police are offering their best tips for travellers over the Christmas...

Spreading Christmas cheer councillor’s priority

Spreading Christmas cheer councillor’s priority

Christmas might still be two weeks away, but the yuletide spirit was felt on the...

 
$10K pest baiting scheme on the way for the west

$10K pest baiting scheme on the way for the west

The Upper Paroo River catchment will the site of a year-long baiting and trapping program in 2020, aimed to reduce the scourge of feral pests.

National drought boss appointed to guide Federal Government

National drought boss appointed to guide Federal Government

A new national drought response agency will be telling the Federal Government what must be delivered to rural communities, under the leadership of one person.

Green players supported via grant for Yuleba bowling club

Green players supported via grant for Yuleba bowling club

The small bowls club is backing its junior players with a new program, and also upgrading its green.

1500 people for a dog park to be moved

premium_icon 1500 people for a dog park to be moved

1500 sign a petition to move a dog park from a wildlife corridor.

Corruption watchdog finalises probe

Corruption watchdog finalises probe

Tom Tate allegations passed to Queensland's Independent Assessor.

Child mauled by wild dog rushed to hospital

premium_icon Child mauled by wild dog rushed to hospital

Paramedics treat child with ‘significant injuries’ from dog attack.

Business News

    A shopping staple will soon disapear from our lives

    A shopping staple will soon disapear from our lives

    Electronic payments are forcing cash and cheques into obscurity.

    Mum’s shady solution to preventing plastic pollution

    premium_icon Mum’s shady solution to preventing plastic pollution

    Beach-lovers can enjoy the sand and save the environment.

    Shopping staple to vanish forever

    Shopping staple to vanish forever

    We used to handle these items on a daily basis but the end is near

    Company behind failed music festival wound-up

    premium_icon Company behind failed music festival wound-up

    Hometown Fest goes under after festival is cancelled.

    Tesla driver pays dearly for epic fail

    Tesla driver pays dearly for epic fail

    Tesla driver hits police car while using Autopilot

    5G EXPLAINED: Incredible technology about to hit phones

    5G EXPLAINED: Incredible technology about to hit phones

    A groundbreaking new piece of technology is on the way

    Man found electrocuted beside spa

    Man found electrocuted beside spa

    A 50-year-old man has been electrocuted in a spa incident.

    Outrage over delay in sex-charge teacher’s extradition case

    premium_icon Outrage over delay in sex-charge teacher’s extradition case

    Anger as Malka Leifer extradition hearing is delayed again.

    Sophie Monk’s racy $30 G-string bikini

    Sophie Monk’s racy $30 G-string bikini

    Sophie Monk stuns fans in $30 G-string Glassons bikini.

    Married restaurateurs charged with keeping slave

    premium_icon Married restaurateurs charged with keeping slave

    Joshua and Shiela Mcaleer accused of keeping a woman in slavery.

    Slowest chase ever: ‘I’m not following this guy in pluggers’

    premium_icon Slowest chase ever: ‘I’m not following this guy in pluggers’

    This is how poker dealer Nick O’Brien brought down a 'drunk driver'.

    BEACH HEROES: Young tourists stop holiday tragedy

    premium_icon BEACH HEROES: Young tourists stop holiday tragedy

    Bryle Guarin and Francesca Colisao save two lives in Hervey Bay.

    Volcano tours ‘safe’ and should continue: NZ mayor

    premium_icon Volcano tours ‘safe’ and should continue: NZ mayor

    Whakatāne mayor Judy Turner says White Island tours should continue.

    Actor's ‘miserable’ stint at  ‘sexist’ Saturday Night Live

    Actor's ‘miserable’ stint at ‘sexist’ Saturday Night Live

    Julia Louis-Dreyfus blasts Saturday Night Live over ‘sexism’.

    ‘Class act’: Jacinda’s response praised

    ‘Class act’: Jacinda’s response praised

    People are praising Jacinda Ardern for her classy response

    Tesla boss takes off in new ute

    Tesla boss takes off in new ute

    Tesla founder Elon Musk has been filmed fleeing the scene

    Police find escapee between mattresses

    Police find escapee between mattresses

    A courtroom escapee wedges makes hideout between mattresses

    Star reveals wild celeb secret perk

    Star reveals wild celeb secret perk

    Chrissy Teigen’s candid Q&A about reality of being a a celebrity.

    CUTE PHOTOS! Twin calves a glimmer of hope from drought

    premium_icon CUTE PHOTOS! Twin calves a glimmer of hope from drought

    CHECK OUT THE PICS! Farmer celebrates the birth of rare twin calves.

    ‘Good looking but dumb’ Chris Hemsworth’s trainer spills

    premium_icon ‘Good looking but dumb’ Chris Hemsworth’s trainer spills

    Hemsworth’s trainer reveals the sneaky way he keeps Thor in shape

    Bizarre world first for family SUV

    Bizarre world first for family SUV

    The Chevrolet Suburban has been given a strange award