December 2019

Published a story 5th Dec 2019 6:45 PM

Staff at the Maryborough RSL have been ordered not speak about or contact their boss who is on “stress leave” awaiting the outcome of criminal charges.

RSL IN CRISIS: Staff gagged in wake of imposter claims

Staff at the Maryborough RSL have been ordered not speak about or contact their boss who is on “stress leave” awaiting the outcome of criminal charges.

Published a story 2nd Dec 2019 10:34 AM

"My wife checked the numbers online and that’s when she saw we won division one."

LOTTO WIN: Fraser Coast couple's big prize

"My wife checked the numbers online and that’s when she saw we won division one."

November 2019

Published a story 25th Nov 2019 4:53 PM

The 51-year-old Bauple man was arrested by police on November 21

M'boro RSL boss arrested over alleged army lies

The 51-year-old Bauple man was arrested by police on November 21

Published a story 25th Nov 2019 11:25 AM

We’ve pulled together hundreds of pictures celebrating two major milestones for graduates – the Year 12 formal and class photo.

Hundreds of photos: School formals, graduating classes

We’ve pulled together hundreds of pictures celebrating two major milestones for graduates – the Year 12 formal and class photo.

Published a story 20th Nov 2019 10:25 AM

“We’re talking about creating something for the next 50 years...not just a company but a culture."

$60M FACTORY: Project manager picked, jobs roll-out begins

“We’re talking about creating something for the next 50 years...not just a company but a culture."

Published a story 19th Nov 2019 4:55 PM

Chris Loft has been moved to a prison farm after spending just two nights in Maryborough jail, the <em>Chronicle</em> understands

Jailed ex-mayor moved to low security farm

Chris Loft has been moved to a prison farm after spending just two nights in Maryborough jail, the Chronicle understands

Published a story 5th Nov 2019 11:11 AM

When that punishment is dished out by a system which routinely slaps the wrists of deviant paedophiles and violent thugs, the hypocrisy is hard to take.

LOFT OPINION: We're jailing the wrong bad guys

When that punishment is dished out by a system which routinely slaps the wrists of deviant paedophiles and violent thugs, the hypocrisy is hard to take.

Published a story 1st Nov 2019 1:16 PM

A man has been tasered after fleeing the Hervey Bay Magistrates Court

BREAKING: Man tasered after escaping court custody

A man has been tasered after fleeing the Hervey Bay Magistrates Court

October 2019

Published a story 18th Oct 2019 2:32 PM

There are two restaurants at the top of their game on the Fraser Coast and one just bought out the other.

HIGH-END TAKEOVER: Bay restaurant sale revealed

There are two restaurants at the top of their game on the Fraser Coast and one just bought out the other.

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Working from Sydney, Jessica specialises in crime/court reporting, filing for APN’s regional mastheads in Northern NSW as well as providing national content for the group. She was previously Chief Reporter at the Fraser Coast Chronicle in Hervey Bay, Queensland where she grew up and trained. Early in her career, she was named Queensland Young Journalist of the Year at the Clarion Awards. More recently, she was finalist at the 2013 Kennedy Awards for Excellence in NSW Journalism in both the Young Journalist and Court Reporter of the Year categories.