Woman arrested after begging for money

A WOMAN has been arrested after knocking on motel doors in Gladstone and asking for money.

The 39-year-old was arrested just after midnight on Friday and charged with begging alms in a public place.

It will be alleged she was knocking on motel room doors and asking the occupants for money.

She will face court at a later date.


Violent attack on pregnant woman and police officer

Violent attack on pregnant woman and police officer

The woman shoved a pregnant woman and assaulted a police officer.

Celebrating 50 years of speedway action

Celebrating 50 years of speedway action

South Burnett speedway is ready for its 50th year.

Low-interest loans doubled for farmers in drought

Low-interest loans doubled for farmers in drought

These loans will help those in hardship, including drought.

Local Partners