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Tue 17 Jul 2018

Man, 28, dies after being restrained

Man, 28, dies after being restrained

THE death of a 28-year-old man after he was restrained has sparked a police investigation.

Mon 16 Jul 2018

Drunk driver caught at 180km/h on Pacific Highway

Drunk driver caught at 180km/h on Pacific Highway

POLICE said the man was seen overtaking seven cars and a semi-trailer before officers were able to stop him.

'It's outrageous': Couple wins $20k a month for 20 years

'It's outrageous': Couple wins $20k a month for 20 years

A Coast couple now believe Friday the 13th is their lucky day after winning the first prize in Set for Life and pocketing $20,000 a month for the next 20 years.

FINALLY: Relief for unpaid highway subcontractors

FINALLY: Relief for unpaid highway subcontractors

NSW Deputy Premier John Barilaro announced financial assistance for Pacific Highway subcontractors left out of pocket after the Ostwald Bros collapse.

WATCH: Shark feeding frenzy on dead humpback whale

WATCH: Shark feeding frenzy on dead humpback whale

A FAMOUS north coast surf break is a no-go zone for surfers today as great white sharks feed on a dead humpback whale just metres from shore.

Girl, 9, one step closer to walking

Girl, 9, one step closer to walking

A YOUNG Queensland girl, who is unable to speak or walk, now has a chance to take her take her first steps.

Solar farm to create 300 jobs for Gladstone

Solar farm to create 300 jobs for Gladstone

GLADSTONE will soon be home to one of the largest solar farms in Australia, after Renew Estate gained approval for its 300-megawatt facility.

Sun 15 Jul 2018

More options for girls in state-wide school uniform code

More options for girls in state-wide school uniform code

SCHOOL girls must be able to choose to wear pants or shorts under a new state-wide student dress code.

Community mourns young man killed in 'harrowing' crash

Community mourns young man killed in 'harrowing' crash

A SMALL Coast town is mourning the death of a 22-year-old man who was tragically killed in a car crash.

Sat 14 Jul 2018

UPDATE: Police called to U17 football game after brawl

UPDATE: Police called to U17 football game after brawl

A teenage boy was allegedly assaulted by an adult male from the crowd.

Fourth case of meningococcal disease reported on Coast

Fourth case of meningococcal disease reported on Coast

A FOURTH case of meningococcal disease has been detected on the Sunshine Coast, the second in just three weeks.

‘Aliens stole my feathered friends’

‘Aliens stole my feathered friends’

Alien forces are behind a series of mysterious duck disappearances in the Northern Territory, according to a local nurse.

BIG READ: Council dismissal, how we got here

BIG READ: Council dismissal, how we got here

THE past year has been dramatic for Ipswich City Council and its ratepayers. As D-Day approaches, we recap on the events that led to the dismissal decision.

'I never thought something like that would happen'

'I never thought something like that would happen'

A Warwick teen opens up about 'terrifying' road rage attack after he was repeatedly punched in the head and had his windscreen smashed.

Fri 13 Jul 2018

The terrifying rise of deepfake porn

The terrifying rise of deepfake porn

LIKE almost all technological advancements, deepfakes started out as a force for good.

UPDATE: Investigations into train, car collision under way

UPDATE: Investigations into train, car collision under way

POLICE are investigating after a car and a cane train collided at a rail crossing at Qunaba late yesterday morning.

Guinness World Record broken at the Birdsville Big Red Bash

Guinness World Record broken at the Birdsville Big Red Bash

Rocky's own Busby Marou opened the three day rock music event

Disgust over racist housemate ad

Disgust over racist housemate ad

It warned people from one country not to “waste your time” applying as they would not be accepted.

Hollywood wants in on Thai cave story drama

Hollywood wants in on Thai cave story drama

The brave boys who survived the Thai cave ordeal may still be in hospital, but that hasn’t stopped executives from Tinsel Town seeking to tell their story.

Man who killed flatmate, hid body, released on parole

Man who killed flatmate, hid body, released on parole

A man who covered up his flatmate's death by hiding his body and communicating with the dead man's family as if he were alive, has been released on parole.

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