Warwick furniture store latest business set to shut up shop

Warwick Furniture Court owner Steve Oakland says a downturn in the economy is behind his decision to close his store later in the year.

Furniture Court to close down in October

Warwick gets ready for the big freeze

Trevor Wiseman braving the outdoor movies at Queens Park tonight, getting ready for the sub-zero temperatures coming up.

Time to rug up, Jack Frost is well and truly on his way

Jay Laga’aia performs for Clifton kids

G’DAY JAY: Jay Laga'aia performing at Clifton State School for Under Eights Week.

Jay Laga'aia performed to 400 under eights.







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LETTER: Desperate hope to find little brother

HAVE you ever despaired over someone you have lost, wondering if they are well and happy?

LETTER: Our new police officers look like pack horses

Constable Mairead Devlin outside Roma Street Police Headquarters.

Let’s also not forget the helmet to protect their heads.

LETTER: Negative gearing a working class dud from day one

Real Estate "sold" sign with red brick building and trees blurry in the background

Falling house prices would not be such a bad thing

LETTERS: Are the big parties taking us for granted?

Warren Truss is under fire from three letter writers.

Our letter writers are not happy with Warren Truss

Book Review: A window into brutal world of double standards

Ensaf Haidar has written a moving account of her husband’s imprisonment in Saudi Arabia. You can follow the author on Twitter @miss9afi.

IT BEGINS as a love story, but there is no happy ending yet for Raif

OPINION: The past pops up at the strangest times

Columnist Greg Bray

We've all experienced things that we're deeply ashamed about.

Why you should never buy a brand new car

Think of how much you'll lose in depreciation.


The best retro movies of the week? May 27 - June 3

Gregory Peck Photo Contributed

This week TV fan get to see Tom Cruise in a 1980s classics

‘Put up or shut up’ on farm milk price

DAIRY farmers need to borrow trade union strategies and fight as one for a fair deal from processors.

Disaster funding uncertain and could hurt ratepayers

Cooberrie Park wildlife keeper Kieron Smedley has a look around the park that was demolished in Cyclone Marcia. Below left: Man walks his dog down Gladstone Road after the 2011 Fitzroy River flood.

$1.3B payment was split in two and delayed for 12 and 24 mths

Coles and Woolworths' dairy war hurts CQ farmers

Michael and Aaron Clews, from Slatewood dairy farm in Rossmoya, discuss the impact of supermarket milk wars on Central Queensland farmers and economy.

Dairy price war impacting $70 million injected into CQ economy

Queensland dairy industry struggling as farmers hit wall

"...now they’re not producing enough milk to cover Queensland"

Website to tackle suicide as Mendoza pleads for funds

A graph showing suicide rates of electorates.

Graph shows the regions alarming suicide statistics

Fraser Coast workers earn $10,000 below Brisbane average

Cash money   Photo:Barry Leddicoat / Sunshine Coast Daily

Fraser Coast workers are earning $10,000 less than Brisbane median.

Senator supports Fair Go for our region

FAIR GO: Tracy Dobie, David Littleproud and Senator Matt Canavan share a common goal of encouraging growth in regional areas.

Senator Matt Canavan was in town Friday afternoon.

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Oh my cod! Big catch in Mann River

Curtis Parker holds his catch of the day an Eastern Cod caught on the Mann River.

Giant eastern cod landed from kayak

Diving Vanuatu opens up a whole new world

Diving in Vanuatu.

Wrecks and reefs perfect for divers of all abilities

Fancy a 4WD adventure on Moreton Island?

OWNERS CLUB: Testing the MU-X in its element as part of the Isuzu-backed I-Venture Club and its stunning outings for owners.

Isuzu ownership has its benefits

Taking a Wayward turn

Jason Patric as Dr Theo Yedlin.

Wayward Pines is back

Why faux not fur is now the hot new trend

Faux rug, faux leather pouf, faux foliage.

How big brand designers are changing their ways

Orchid will spike interest

A pink and white evergreen cymbidium clarisse orchid flower in bloom.

Everything you need to know about growing orchids

Winter: the perfect excuse for the perfect pumpkin pie

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How to make the perfect pumpkin pie

A vet walks into a bar...

Dr Chris Brown stars in the TV series Bondi Vet. Supplied by Channel 10.

We caught up with Dr Chris Brown in Noosa

Own Sunshine Coast property? You’re about to make money

UP AND UP: Property owners are likely to win from rent and price increases but tenants and first home buyers might not be so happy. Photo: Brett Wortman / Sunshine Coast Daily

Good new for property owners, not so good for buyers and tenants.

Sale nears on last large block of land in Coolum

The 43.37ha property on South Coolum Rd has sold.

South Coolum Rd property to be land banked