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Fri 9 Nov 2018

Don Burke sued for defamation by sexual harassment accuser

Don Burke sued for defamation by sexual harassment accuser

FORMER entertainer Don Burke is being sued for defamation by a woman who accused the celebrity gardener of sexually harassment last year.

Thu 8 Nov 2018

WATCH: Baseball-sized hail pounds the Mid North Coast

WATCH: Baseball-sized hail pounds the Mid North Coast

RESIDENTS are assessing the damage from a barrage of baseball-sized hailstones powered by an intense storm that swept through the Mid North Coast of NSW.

Tue 6 Nov 2018

Elderly man bitten by snake, hospitalised

Elderly man bitten by snake, hospitalised

AN ELDERLY man has been hospitalised after he was bitten by a snake.

'HORRIFIC': Whitsundays shark attack victim dies in hospital

'HORRIFIC': Whitsundays shark attack victim dies in hospital

Police have confirmed a man, 33, died from “absolutely horrific” injuries in a shark attack at Cid Harbour in the Whitsundays.

Sun 4 Nov 2018

Exquisite island off north Queensland more than O-cay

Exquisite island off north Queensland more than O-cay

Unbelievable beauty awaits those who make the trek to Sudbury Cay, two hours out of Cairns.

Wed 31 Oct 2018

HEATWAVE: Temperatures to soar over coming days

HEATWAVE: Temperatures to soar over coming days

PREPARE the sunscreen and blow up pools – it’s about to get hot. Here's the forecast from Mackay to Ballina.

Wed 17 Oct 2018

Abortion legalised in Queensland

Abortion legalised in Queensland

A CENTURY-OLD law that criminalised pregnancy termination in Queensland has been overturned, making abortion legal across the state.

Tue 16 Oct 2018

Baby steps as zoo welcomes newest arrival

Baby steps as zoo welcomes newest arrival

Finding a cute animal to gaze at is no tall order at Australia Zoo, but you may have to crane your neck to take in their latest addition

Mon 15 Oct 2018

Palace confirms Meghan Markle is pregnant

Palace confirms Meghan Markle is pregnant

KENSINGTON Palace have announced Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are expecting a baby in 2019.

'Amazing' $200,000 lotto win for Casino pensioner

'Amazing' $200,000 lotto win for Casino pensioner

"THE (newsagent) owner was saying he had sold a first prize winning ticket and I screamed, 'that's me' and he just looked at me and said 'bullsh--'."

Chilling smile before elevator attack on elderly man

Chilling smile before elevator attack on elderly man

THIS is the man wanted by police over an unprovoked and brutal attack on an elderly man in a lift.

Sun 14 Oct 2018

Wettest October in 15 years for Qld town

Wettest October in 15 years for Qld town

DALBY has recorded its wettest October in 15 years as the rainy weather continues with another 45mm expected for some areas of the southeast.

Wed 10 Oct 2018

Cancer-killing venom found in Darling Downs spider

Cancer-killing venom found in Darling Downs spider

A BREED of funnel-web native to the region has venom that can kill melanoma cells.

Mon 8 Oct 2018

SHARK ALERT: Beaches evacuated after shark sightings

SHARK ALERT: Beaches evacuated after shark sightings

A 3.5m white shark and a 2m bull shark have forced authorities to evacuate two local beaches this morning.

Sun 7 Oct 2018

WATCH: Mesmerising photo comes to life with movie magic

WATCH: Mesmerising photo comes to life with movie magic

FIND out how a Warwick weather photographer made his viral image move.

Wed 3 Oct 2018

Dad writes cards for sons he will never see grow up

Dad writes cards for sons he will never see grow up

Birthdays are the lowest point when you lose someone - so this terminally ill dad wants to remind his kids how much he loves them.

Why you won’t win a holiday for sharing this post

Why you won’t win a holiday for sharing this post

DID you share the Facebook post of the ‘P&O Cruises Australia’ CEO Mark Freeman standing with 20 boxes supposedly offering a luxury holiday for four people?

Fri 28 Sep 2018

Super cell looming large, to send severe storms to Coast

Super cell looming large, to send severe storms to Coast

Super cell fear as severe storms including hail set to blast Sunshine Coast this weekend.

Angry cow sends man to hospital

Angry cow sends man to hospital

Emergency services first received word of the attack at approximately 9:59am.

Tue 25 Sep 2018

Deadly snake slithers into family car

Deadly snake slithers into family car

A hinterland family's weekend plans were sent slithering after their car was invaded by one of the world's deadliest snakes.

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