Queensland News

Tue 18 Sep 2018

AGNES FIRE: Residents lose power, caravan damaged by blaze

AGNES FIRE: Residents lose power, caravan damaged by blaze

FIRE crews have contained a bushfire at Agnes Water, which veered dangerously close to properties earlier today.

The building trend hurting our tradies

The building trend hurting our tradies

AN IMMEDIATE ban has been issued on a common building practice after dozens of new cases of an incurable disease - including six terminal cases.

Police urging for help to find missing Rocky man

Police urging for help to find missing Rocky man

BRUCE Edward was last seen on Sunday before he went or a walk. He hasn't returned since.

5 people, including child, in hospital after Range crash

5 people, including child, in hospital after Range crash

UPDATE: Five people including a child have been taken to hospital after a crash on the Toowoomba Range.

Reflecting on Chinchilla's thriving railway history

Reflecting on Chinchilla's thriving railway history

IT'S EASY to lose track of Chinchilla's history. Progress can erase all traces of buildings and places that were once integral to the town's way of life.

Needle crisis spreads to apples

Needle crisis spreads to apples

A NEEDLE has reportedly been found in an apple, expanding the fruit sabotage saga that has devastated an industry.

Gas exploration authority granted in Surat Basin

Gas exploration authority granted in Surat Basin

Land north of Surat and Miles has been picked for gas prospecting.

Man denies assisting wife’s suicide for $1.4m

Man denies assisting wife’s suicide for $1.4m

A QUEENSLAND man, who wanted to build a bunker for the biblical rapture, has denied helping his wife commit suicide. Warning: Distressing content

Perfect weather for Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers

Perfect weather for Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers

THE sun will be shining for the first weekend of the Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers.

Elderly couple in serious condition after CQ crash

Elderly couple in serious condition after CQ crash

UPDATE: The man and woman, aged in their 70s, suffered serious injuries and are being treated in Rockhampton Hospital.

Drunk driver busted for driving 200km/h

Drunk driver busted for driving 200km/h

AN ALLEGED drunk driver wasclocked driving more than 200km/h last night, twice the speed limit of the road he was travelling on.

Ipswich train station re-opens after police shooting

Ipswich train station re-opens after police shooting

Ipswich and Rosewood train services have returned to normal

Man remains on run from police after alleged shooting

Man remains on run from police after alleged shooting

MACKAY police are on the hunt for a man they believe may still be armed, after a shooting this morning.

Man suffers stab wound in South Mackay

Man suffers stab wound in South Mackay

Police investigating reports of stabbing near shopping centre

SNAKE SHOCK: 'There's a python under my bed'

SNAKE SHOCK: 'There's a python under my bed'

This resident got the shock of her life when she discovered a 1.5m carpet python coiled up under her bed on Sunday night

JOBS: Meatworks plant a step closer for Maranoa

JOBS: Meatworks plant a step closer for Maranoa

New abattoir on the cards for the Maranoa.

Randy reptiles get it on in Bundaberg home

Randy reptiles get it on in Bundaberg home

WHAT a game of hide and seek, snake enthusiast, Andrew Buckley found himself in on Sunday morning.

Mon 17 Sep 2018

Metal allegedly found in banana an 'isolated' incident

Metal allegedly found in banana an 'isolated' incident

A 62-YEAR-OLD woman has been cautioned after a banana was allegedly contaminated with a metal object at a Queensland supermarket.

Smelly bag leads to cannabis bust

Smelly bag leads to cannabis bust

POLICE have seized more than 1kg of marijuana after receiving a tip-off from a Queensland hotel concierge.

WATCH: Cheese factory explosion sends man flying

WATCH: Cheese factory explosion sends man flying

THE Maleny Cheese Factory was declared a crime scene after a "suspicious” fire ripped through the front of the family-owned business.

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