Wide Bay News

Mon 14 Jan 2019

'I'm very lucky': Grandma trapped after hit and run

'I'm very lucky': Grandma trapped after hit and run

ROSIE Schwabegger sits hunched over on a grey sofa, her legs dotted in dark bruises and scratches. A small cut on her bottom lip stretches open when she talks.

Wed 19 Dec 2018

Dancing Queen: Woman who stunned royalty turns 100

Dancing Queen: Woman who stunned royalty turns 100

SHE once danced for the Queen as a 15-year-old, but that’s just one cherished memory for newly minted centurion Eileen Bourke.

Tue 4 Dec 2018

'Pretty p---ed off': Fire evacuees fuming on return to homes

'Pretty p---ed off': Fire evacuees fuming on return to homes

THE first lot of cars are moving slowly on a pilgrimage back to Deepwater after the devastating fires. And there's a lot of anger coming home with them.

Mon 5 Nov 2018

Fitness fanatic gets wet and wild for veterans

Fitness fanatic gets wet and wild for veterans

GYMPIE fitness fanatic Jim Gordon will take to the local ARC's biggest waterslide to help veterans and their families in need.

Tue 23 Oct 2018

Ambulance officers get royal present for act of kindness

Ambulance officers get royal present for act of kindness

WHEN ambulance officers Graeme Cooper and Danielle Kellam committed an act of kindness, they never imagined it would land them an audience with royalty.

Tue 2 Oct 2018

WATCH: 90-year-old granny ticks skydiving off bucket list

WATCH: 90-year-old granny ticks skydiving off bucket list

AT 90 YEARS OF AGE, Kathleen Glock is still searching for new experiences - like freefalling from 14,000 ft at 200km/h

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