May 2019

Published a story 21st May 2019 3:23 PM

A GLADSTONE man who sped off on the Bruce Highway from police after being pulled over will have to pay 1800 in fines, a magistrate has ordered.

Bruce Hwy flee from police costs hoon $1800 in fines

A GLADSTONE man who sped off on the Bruce Highway from police after being pulled over will have to pay 1800 in fines, a magistrate has ordered.

Published a story 20th May 2019 12:15 PM

POLICE conducting roadside breath tests nearby watched as a drink driver got out of her car and swapped seats with her passenger, a court was told.

Drink driver caught trying to swap seats at RBT site

POLICE conducting roadside breath tests nearby watched as a drink driver got out of her car and swapped seats with her passenger, a court was told.

Published a story 19th May 2019 1:57 PM

"She was rescued when she was four months old from a severe abuse situation.”

Bull Arab living her best life after rescue from abuse

"She was rescued when she was four months old from a severe abuse situation.”

Published a story 19th May 2019 12:51 PM

NOW that the polls have closed for the Division of Flynn The Observer can reveal how each region voted and who the preferred candidate was.

ELECTION: Breakdown of key Flynn polling booths

NOW that the polls have closed for the Division of Flynn The Observer can reveal how each region voted and who the preferred candidate was.

Published a story 19th May 2019 8:05 AM

Two women were injured in the West Gladstone crash on Philip Street overnight

Woman injured in multi-vehicle crash

Two women were injured in the West Gladstone crash on Philip Street overnight

Published a story 16th May 2019 3:17 PM

The Bureau of Meteorology has predicted a temperature rise that residents will feel at night

Nights set to heat up with pressure above, below region

The Bureau of Meteorology has predicted a temperature rise that residents will feel at night

Published a story 16th May 2019 11:26 AM

Man rocks up at ex-girlfriend's Barney Point house and hurls abuse at new boyfriend

'Little b---h': Heartbroken man's aggressive street outburst

Man rocks up at ex-girlfriend's Barney Point house and hurls abuse at new boyfriend

Published a story 16th May 2019 7:49 AM

A GLADSTONE business previously voted to serve the best coffee in central Queensland has just hit the market for $40,000.

Popular business hits the market for $40K

A GLADSTONE business previously voted to serve the best coffee in central Queensland has just hit the market for $40,000.

Published a story 15th May 2019 3:10 PM

Gladstone man uses metal detector to find prized possession at Tannum Sands beach

Prized possession found at Tannum Sands beach

Gladstone man uses metal detector to find prized possession at Tannum Sands beach

Published a story 14th May 2019 1:43 PM

A CHEF has been told to buy a bike and ride it to work after the man was caught drug driving on the Dawson Hwy.

Chef told to ride a push-bike to work after police bust

A CHEF has been told to buy a bike and ride it to work after the man was caught drug driving on the Dawson Hwy.

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Sarah began writing in 2014 and for The Observer in 2015. She left the region in 2017 for a reporting stint at the Sunshine Coast and returned to her hometown one year later. From day one she has had a keen interest in police, court and crime reporting.