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Tue 21 Aug 2018

Elderly man suffers skull fracture in beach cliff fall

Elderly man suffers skull fracture in beach cliff fall

A 74-year-old man has been transported to Brisbane after suffering severe head injuries from falling down a cliff at a Coast beach.

BREAKING: Worker dies after being trapped in water tank

BREAKING: Worker dies after being trapped in water tank

EMERGENCY services were called to a property near Casino this afternoon, where a man was reported to be unconscious.

Firefighters are once again protecting homes

Firefighters are once again protecting homes

FIRE is burning in mostly highly-vegetated area consisting of both hardwood plantations and open country.

Three dead in fuel tanker, car crash north of Bowen

Three dead in fuel tanker, car crash north of Bowen

Emergency services are on scene on the Bruce Highway

Baconfest causing a booking fest

Baconfest causing a booking fest

Kingaroy is anticipating a huge influx of tourists and bacon-loving locals for the inaugural Baconfest this weekend.

Crikey! 4m croc spotted near kids on Fitzroy River

Crikey! 4m croc spotted near kids on Fitzroy River

Rocky fisherman almost has a close encounter with croc.

Man survives deadly stonefish sting

Man survives deadly stonefish sting

The 50-year-old's blood pressure hit a terrifying 198 over 116

Property destroyed in Ballogie fire

Property destroyed in Ballogie fire

CREWS are en route to a grass fire burning in Ballogie.

Flight scam you don’t want to fall for

Flight scam you don’t want to fall for

BACK from overseas and with a bad case of post-holiday blues, it was the kind of email I wanted to be real. These were the warning signs it wasn’t.

Mon 20 Aug 2018

Cattle truck crash cleanup expected to last into the night

Cattle truck crash cleanup expected to last into the night

A TRUCK has rolled at the top of the Toowoomba Range causing chaos for peak hour motorists.

Neo-Nazi group put swastika stickers up around Toowoomba

Neo-Nazi group put swastika stickers up around Toowoomba

A Neo-Nazi hate group has again placed stickers containing a Nazi swastika around Toowoomba landmarks.

Fire crews are protecting properties from fire

Fire crews are protecting properties from fire

WATCH and Act levels have been enacted for three "angry" fires across the Northern Rivers this afternoon.

Ex-bikie flees country after murder attempt on Coast

premium_icon Ex-bikie flees country after murder attempt on Coast

AN EX-BIKIE who spent more than a decade in hiding after fellow gang members tried to kill him on the Sunshine Coast has been granted refugee status in Canada.

'It was the most awful day of my life'

premium_icon 'It was the most awful day of my life'

THE hero mates of a young Ballina surfer will today receive bravery medals after rescuing him from a shark attack at Lighthouse Beach in 2016.

TOTAL SURRENDER: Desperate Turnbull’s humiliating backflip

TOTAL SURRENDER: Desperate Turnbull’s humiliating backflip

MALCOLM Turnbull has dumped the carbon emissions reduction target from his National Energy Guarantee (NEG) policy as his party threatens to revolt.

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