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Tue 22 Jan 2019

Two on the run after man shot

premium_icon Two on the run after man shot

Paramedics have rushed a man to hospital after a shooting incident south of Brisbane.

Towns on water restrictions as dam level drops to record low

Towns on water restrictions as dam level drops to record low

It is predicted it will reach the lowest recorded level in 45 years by the middle of the year.

SHARK SHOCK: Local aquarium's 'virgin' whaler gives birth

premium_icon SHARK SHOCK: Local aquarium's 'virgin' whaler gives birth

The female nervous whaler shark came from Fraser Coast waters about six years ago and has lived alone in the Neptunes Reefworld tank during that time.

Teen hero saves family of five from drowning

premium_icon Teen hero saves family of five from drowning

WHEN Jacob Crothers turned up for his shift this morning, the young surf lifesaver didn't expect he'd be finishing as a hero.

Meet the son of Scarsides: First hatchlings for 2019

Meet the son of Scarsides: First hatchlings for 2019

ONE of the oldest crocodiles in the Far North is proving age is no obstacle when it comes to being a stud and making cute, little crocodile babies.

Trapped baby bird sparks four hour rescue effort

premium_icon Trapped baby bird sparks four hour rescue effort

IT wasn’t quite a wild-goose chase, but an unlucky baby bird sparked a major four hour rescue mission in a Gold Coast suburb this afternoon

Homosexuality a 'fashion trend', according to Katter

Homosexuality a 'fashion trend', according to Katter

BOB Katter has put his foot in it again by calling homosexuality a 'fashion statement' while on a regional Queensland campaign stop.

Why controversial Queensland fish and chip shop will close

premium_icon Why controversial Queensland fish and chip shop will close

THE owner of The Battered Wife fish and chip shop has made an emotional admission about why she is being forced to close her business.

Liberal MP splits with premier on pill testing

premium_icon Liberal MP splits with premier on pill testing

A LIBERAL MP has been caught out advertising pill testing, directly contradicting Premier Gladys Berejiklian’s firm rejection of the policy.

How this Bitcoin investor lost $3 million with one mistake

How this Bitcoin investor lost $3 million with one mistake

SAM Karagiozis was one of Australia’s most enthusiastic crypto supporters. Now, the outspoken entrepreneur has revealed he’s lost a fortune.

Mum's fight to keep killer locked up

Mum's fight to keep killer locked up

IT'S been more than a decade since Mandy Burgess’ daughter was murdered on her way home from school in NSW. Now, the killer could be released.

Three men shot by accident trigger safety reminder

premium_icon Three men shot by accident trigger safety reminder

A SPATE of shooting incidents which left three men with injuries has prompted a reminder to firearm owners about appropriate safety measures around guns.

Long weekend flights to be hit by strike chaos

Long weekend flights to be hit by strike chaos

A Tigerair pilot strike is set to throw thousands of Australia Day long weekend holiday plans into chaos — as a row brews over pay and conditions.

Bikie boss accused of brutal bashing

premium_icon Bikie boss accused of brutal bashing

The Gold Coast boss of the Hells Angels bikie gang has been charged over the brutal bashing of a man at a Glitter Strip pub.

Man sentenced after 'horrendous' New Year's Eve rampage

Man sentenced after 'horrendous' New Year's Eve rampage

A man has pleaded guilty following a drunken New Year's Eve rampage at a camp-site where he threatened several people including holding one man at knife point.

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