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Accused rapist fronts court after park attack

Premium Content Accused rapist fronts court after park attack

A young man accused of dragging a woman into the bushes as she walked alone in a park before he allegedly raped her had his case mentioned in court.

Man dies at service station

Premium Content Man dies at service station

A man has died at a service station despite the best efforts of civilians and emergency services trying to revive him.

‘Deeply loved’: Tributes for rodeo announcer

Premium Content ‘Deeply loved’: Tributes for rodeo announcer

A talented rodeo announcer is being remembered as a larrikin and happy go lucky guy by those who knew and loved him after his tragic death at age 28.

‘They were warned’: Shopkeeper charged over bulk ‘nang’ sale

Premium Content ‘They were warned’: Shopkeeper charged over bulk ‘nang’ sale

A shopkeeper has been busted allegedly selling a huge quantity of ‘nangs’ – small canisters of nitrous oxide – to an intoxicated man.

WATCH HERE: Rockhampton candidates in live debate tonight

WATCH HERE: Rockhampton candidates in live debate tonight

WATCH LIVE: Rockhampton’s election candidates are vying for your vote in an online debate tonight. Be sure to click into this story to tune in from 7.30pm.

Assault rampage and cop biting not enough for jail time

Premium Content Assault rampage and cop biting not enough for jail time

A magistrate has shown leniency to a young woman who bit a police officer and assaulted multiple people

‘Chilling’: Man smashes homeless woman with crowbar

Premium Content ‘Chilling’: Man smashes homeless woman with crowbar

A man who smashed a homeless woman over the head with a crowbar and then choked her because he thought she had dobbed him into police has been jailed.

‘Don’t f*** around’: Officer slaps 13yo's face in watchhouse

Premium Content ‘Don’t f*** around’: Officer slaps 13yo's face in watchhouse

A watch house officer has fronted court after assaulting a young detainee, with her defence arguing her actions were driven by the difficulty of the girl.

Big sign Smith is heading home to Queensland

Premium Content Big sign Smith is heading home to Queensland

As Cameron Smith continues to divide the rugby league world over his plans beyond this season, the legend just dropped the biggest hint on his future yet.

Woolworths’ radical move in store

Woolworths’ radical move in store

One of Australia’s biggest supermarkets will expand a controversial trial that will affect the way customers shop at a number of stores.

New Adani royalty deal details to remain a secret

Premium Content New Adani royalty deal details to remain a secret

Treasurer: ‘I can assure you Adani will pay every dollar in royalties that they have to pay to the people of Queensland’

‘Lucy’ lures online child sex predator into police trap

Premium Content ‘Lucy’ lures online child sex predator into police trap

A married, clean cut professional man was busted trying to procure a child online

Elderly grandmother with dementia denied home quarantine

Premium Content Elderly grandmother with dementia denied home quarantine

A pensioner with severe dementia who is fleeing an unsafe home environment has been denied a request to quarantine at her daughter’s Mudjimba address.

REVEALED: Queensland Health testing Ipswich sewage for COVID

Premium Content REVEALED: Queensland Health testing Ipswich sewage for COVID

THE sewage of Ipswich is being tested for traces of COVID-19, Queensland Health has confirmed. DETAILS:

Sacked workers hopeful of good news from abattoir boss

Premium Content Sacked workers hopeful of good news from abattoir boss

Former Churchill Abattoir workers gathered at their former worksite on Thursday to discuss the future

Lingering kiss that sparked gay rumours

Lingering kiss that sparked gay rumours

They may be celeb #couplegoals, but that hasn’t stopped the persistent rumours about Deb and Hugh’s 24-year union. Here’s how they started.

Late night snack destroys family home

Late night snack destroys family home

A teen is crowd-funding to repair the family home after accidentally starting devastating house fire while cooking a snack.

Big cat caught on camera

Big cat caught on camera

A feral cat, reportedly the size of a Great Dane, was caught on camera prowling a suburban street on the south coast of England.

Chrissy Teigen’s devastating baby update

Chrissy Teigen’s devastating baby update

Days after being admitted to hospital with pregnancy complications, Chrissy Teigen has given a truly heartbreaking update.

No more lockdowns, says Qld health boss

No more lockdowns, says Qld health boss

Qld’s Chief Health Officer is so confident of their contact tracing system and protocols that the state will not go back into lockdown in another outbreak.

Video: Mother and daughter lose everything in horror fire

Premium Content Video: Mother and daughter lose everything in horror fire

A community is rallying around one of its own after a devastating fire burnt down the home of a mother and her teenage daughter. SEE THE DAMAGE.

Violent glassing leaves 62yo publican unconscious

Premium Content Violent glassing leaves 62yo publican unconscious

A man who smashed a beer bottle in a publican’s face in a “completely unprovoked and a cowardly attack” and then tried to eye gouge a witness has been jailed.

JOBS ON OFFER: When Silly Solly’s is set to open in Ipswich

Premium Content JOBS ON OFFER: When Silly Solly’s is set to open in Ipswich

The discount retail store will only sell items for less than $5 and needs workers

Top bogan baby names for 2020 revealed

Top bogan baby names for 2020 revealed

We’ve covered the most popular and unpopular baby names, but now it's time for the most bogan baby names. The list is out and it doesn’t disappoint.

Murder charge after daughter dies from head lice infestation

Murder charge after daughter dies from head lice infestation

A girl’s case of head lice was so horrific, it’s believed to have caused her death. Now her parents have been charged with her murder. WARNING: Graphic content.

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