Queensland News

Mon 16 Sep 2019

Defiant Boyd won’t give in to critics

premium_icon Defiant Boyd won’t give in to critics

The worst loss in Brisbane’s long history has left the club reeling but Darius Boyd says he won’t retire — and reveals his thoughts on his coach and teammates.

‘Standout option’ to fix Broncos’ halfback dilemma

premium_icon ‘Standout option’ to fix Broncos’ halfback dilemma

While a 58-0 belting by Parramatta exposed a plethora of problems, there is one issue the Broncos must fix above all others — but there’s also a solution.

Former BMX club treasurer pleads guilty to stealing $15k

premium_icon Former BMX club treasurer pleads guilty to stealing $15k

SHE was there to look after the finances of the organisation, but she drove them to collapse.

Kids witness horrific dog attack at birthday party

premium_icon Kids witness horrific dog attack at birthday party

A dangerous dog wouldn’t let go of another dog as it mauled and violently shook it in a family park.

Our teachers deserve better than this

premium_icon Our teachers deserve better than this

It's not just crammed classrooms that should cause concern. Teachers must juggle lazy parenting, kids with learning difficulties and an inadequate curriculum.

Frenzy over Aldi product’s secret function

Frenzy over Aldi product’s secret function

Shoppers who purchased the $149 Aldi appliance have gone nuts over its “amazing” extra detail, labelling it a lifesaver for extra fruit and vegetables.

Bomb squad investigate suspicious device

premium_icon Bomb squad investigate suspicious device

A major road was closed this afternoon after the bomb squad was called to investigate a suspicious device.

Coroner hints at timing for inquest

premium_icon Coroner hints at timing for inquest

Nearly a year after the double stabbing that shattered a small Queensland town, the timing of an inquest into the bizarre sequence of events has become clearer.

Reason man was speeding before fatal crash

premium_icon Reason man was speeding before fatal crash

A Brisbane driver who crashed into another car while travelling more than 40km an hour over the speed limit — killing an elderly man inside — has been jailed.

Rugby League Ipswich: Watch every final from the weekend

Rugby League Ipswich: Watch every final from the weekend

Still got a case of finals fever? Relive Ipswich junior and senior sports streaming action

Murderer manhunt takes new turn as cops scour for clues

premium_icon Murderer manhunt takes new turn as cops scour for clues

The murder weapon used to kill homeless man David Collin in his sleep could have been taken from a nearby construction site and ditched.

Young Mackay girl struck by baseball at major US game

premium_icon Young Mackay girl struck by baseball at major US game

When you go to a baseball game, the dream is to snare the ball as it's launched into the crowd. For the Scotton family, that moment was a slightly painful one.

Occupant reveals cause as home destroyed by fire

premium_icon Occupant reveals cause as home destroyed by fire

Blackened by soot, the uninsured sole occupant of a house that has been destroyed by fire has told how he believes the blaze started.

Transport business owner's pie fraud leaves a sour taste

premium_icon Transport business owner's pie fraud leaves a sour taste

Transport operator Daniel James McDonald faces court after defrauding large chunk of cash from food enterprise

‘Uber Eats paid $300 for 96 hours work’

‘Uber Eats paid $300 for 96 hours work’

Uber Eats driver Amita Gupta was only paid $300 for 96 hours work — and when she was 10 minutes late with a delivery, she was fired.

Storm warning: Lot of lightning, very little rain

premium_icon Storm warning: Lot of lightning, very little rain

Thunderstorms are forecast to sweep through southeast Queensland tomorrow, but the news offers little relief for crews continuing to fight dozens of fires.

Why you should not go near bushfire bats

premium_icon Why you should not go near bushfire bats

Public health physician Dr Rosie Muller said drought conditions and recent bushfires across the state had impacted bat habitats

TRAGEDY: Support for family after toddler dies in hospital

premium_icon TRAGEDY: Support for family after toddler dies in hospital

UPDATE, 1.20PM: SUPPORT has been offered to the heartbroken family of a little boy who died in hospital after a tragic accident in East Toowoomba on Sunday.

Bond cleaning business embroiled in dust-up

premium_icon Bond cleaning business embroiled in dust-up

Police are investigating a former model, journalist and businesswoman amid claims she owes money to customers including a woman devastated in floods.

Charges dropped against ex bikie’s girlfriend

premium_icon Charges dropped against ex bikie’s girlfriend

The Insta-famous girlfriend of a former Hells Angels bikie has had charges against her dropped in court this morning.

Newer Older