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Mon 23 Apr 2018

Boy's leg saved after freak mower accident

Boy's leg saved after freak mower accident

THE sound of his son's leg being hit by his ride-on mower's blades will haunt Derek Chappellforever.

Man hospitalised after suspect encounter with deadly animal

Man hospitalised after suspect encounter with deadly animal

Close call with 'one of world's most venomous animals' on island off Queensland coast, and it isn't a jellyfish.

Sex for rent: Seedy landlords exploit housing crisis

Sex for rent: Seedy landlords exploit housing crisis

A WOMAN was told she could live in this man's North Coast townhouse for free. But there was a major catch.

Spend money on veterans' health, not war memorials

Spend money on veterans' health, not war memorials

A former Army chief has called for the government to divert grant funds from multi-million dollar event commemorations to improving veterans' mental health.

Aussies caught in orgy raid

Aussies caught in orgy raid

A sex party at a Thai red light district hotel has been busted.

Sun 22 Apr 2018

Woman found dead in custody in Ipswich

Woman found dead in custody in Ipswich

Guards find woman, 44, deceased during a routine cell check

'Helpless': Woman watches brother's painful, horror death

'Helpless': Woman watches brother's painful, horror death

Moya Jackson is desperately clinging to the old memories of her brother - memories that precede the last mental image she has of him.

He only took his eyes off the road for a second

He only took his eyes off the road for a second

By the time he looked up it was too late to avoid a crash - and the resulting disaster for the innocent victims.

Who is the best person to make the big decisions for you?

Who is the best person to make the big decisions for you?

Have you thought about what would happen regarding Power of Attorney if you separate from your spouse?

Sat 21 Apr 2018

GOOD BOY: 17-year-old dog protected missing toddler

GOOD BOY: 17-year-old dog protected missing toddler

Max the blue heeler is in for a special treat tonight, after the 17-year-old dog protected his owner's granddaughter when she wandered from a property.

Toxic smoke bomb explosion forces Qld resort evacuation

Toxic smoke bomb explosion forces Qld resort evacuation

A BEACHSIDE resort has been evacuated after a smoke bomb exploded, exposing nine people including emergency services personnel to a toxic substance.

Alarming numbers of dead turtles washed up

Alarming numbers of dead turtles washed up

FISHERIES has been ramping up patrols in the net free zone off Cape Hillsborough after reports of almost daily mature turtle deaths around Seaforth.

Re-rolled cigarette butts blamed for positive saliva test

Re-rolled cigarette butts blamed for positive saliva test

A woman busted driving on ice claimed she hadn't used the drug and suggested re-rolling tobacco from discarded cigarettes butts could have been her downfall.

Fri 20 Apr 2018

Teen suicide after parents wouldn’t let her go to party

Teen suicide after parents wouldn’t let her go to party

Her parents had desperately tried to pry open the bedroom door, but by the time they gained access to her room it was too late, sources said.

Mum's dangerously high alcohol reading shocks magistrate

Mum's dangerously high alcohol reading shocks magistrate

A MUM busted for driving at six times the legal alcohol limit was dobbed in by concerned onlookers after nipping down the shops for some bread rolls.

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