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Sun 13 Jan 2019

LITTLE GEMS: 'Pretty, jelly-like doughnuts' dot shoreline

LITTLE GEMS: 'Pretty, jelly-like doughnuts' dot shoreline

HUNDREDS of transparent, jelly-like blobs have washed onto Bargara Beach, dotting the shoreline in small, doughnut-looking gems.

Sat 12 Jan 2019

Taking creative business into the dangerous deep

Taking creative business into the dangerous deep

He brings the mysteries of the underwater world to the living rooms and hotel lobbies of everyday people.

Fri 11 Jan 2019

NRL star allegedly in sex tape scandal

NRL star allegedly in sex tape scandal

FOOTAGE appearing to show Queensland Origin star Dylan Napa engaging in a sexual act with a woman has emerged online.

UPDATE: Highway reopened after caravan rolls, vehicle fire

UPDATE: Highway reopened after caravan rolls, vehicle fire

Two people taken to hospital after the single vehicle accident.

Water restrictions in place with no rain in sight

Water restrictions in place with no rain in sight

KYOGLE and Richmond Valley Council's have applied water restrictions.

House fire forces authorities to close street

House fire forces authorities to close street

The public has been asked to stay away from May St if they do not need to be there.

Scratchie winner to buy mustang

Scratchie winner to buy mustang

THE Ipswich man kept the winning ticket in his "jock draw for safe keeping" until he could claim it.

'Dodgy brothers' alleged to have scammed more than $100k

'Dodgy brothers' alleged to have scammed more than $100k

POLICE have revealed more than 40 people could have been victims of "fake tradie" brothers caught in the Gympie region.

Hamilton Island bite victims issue statement

Hamilton Island bite victims issue statement

The family at the centre of yesterday's bite incident has released a statement.

230 cannabis plants found by Police

230 cannabis plants found by Police

A man has been charged over the alleged cultivation of cannabis plants.

VIDEO: Burst main shoots water into the sky

VIDEO: Burst main shoots water into the sky

IT IS not known exactly how much water was lost during the five hours it took to repair the damage.

Police warning after sinister twist in online romance scam

Police warning after sinister twist in online romance scam

"This is a common scam worldwide but this further step is something we need the public to hear and be warned of today."

Australia goes wild over cricket photo

Australia goes wild over cricket photo

Australian cricket players and fans lost it yesterday when this photo was unveiled, giving everyone a rare reason to smile in these dark times.

Thu 10 Jan 2019

Lucky escape after quad bike lands on driver after crash

Lucky escape after quad bike lands on driver after crash

A MAN in his 50s was lucky to not suffer critical injuries after his quad bike landed on him when he crashed and rolled it in a steep gully.

Tributes flow for beloved Blackbutt character

Tributes flow for beloved Blackbutt character

A loving tribute to a man who always put the needs of others ahead of his own.

Traffic clears after car carrier collision

Traffic clears after car carrier collision

EMERGENCY services have responded to the collision which has impacted highway traffic in both directions

500m oil spill creates traffic delays

500m oil spill creates traffic delays

MAJOR traffic delays after substance leaks across highway

Dog shoots football star, who loses leg

Dog shoots football star, who loses leg

Only in America. A former college football star had his leg amputated after being shot by his dog in a freak hunting accident.

QAS: Shark attack injuries serious but not fatal

QAS: Shark attack injuries serious but not fatal

Paramedics are treating two people after a shark attack in the Whitsundays this morning.

Wed 9 Jan 2019

DRYING OUT: Stanthorpe could run out of water in 12 months

DRYING OUT: Stanthorpe could run out of water in 12 months

Find out how much water Storm King Dam has before it could run out.

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