CQ hairdressers targeted in crackdown on under paid staff

HAIR and beauty services, accommodation and earthmoving operations have been a strong focus of a major crackdown on business underpaying staff across CQ

Business in trouble as workers owed $110K

Photo: David Nielsen / The Queensland Times

Audit on CQ businesses found some weren't paying workers fairly.

Crash site needs to be Stop sign intersection - residents

Paramedics prepare to transfer the motorcycle driver over to the RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue Service at Thangool Airport. Photo Andrew Thorpe / Central Telegraph

24-year-old male driver of the motorcycle was airlifted by chopper

More fire extinguishers turn up in Callide Dam

HOT ISSUE: Fire extinguishers are being reported missing across the shire.

Extinguishers among most common items targeted for theft in Shire.

Police raids net five on drugs, weapons charges

RAID: 1kg of cannabis and an unregistered shotgun were recovered from a Biloela property on Wednesday.

Five men will face Biloela Magistrates Court on August 24.

Rivalry for the ages: Olympic spirit takes over Wahroonga

Arnold Wooltorton (right) lines up a shot as staff and supporters cheer him on during the Wahroonga Retirement Village Olympic Games tournament.

Fun and Games for residents at Wahroonga Retirement Village

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5 unique things to do in Kampot and Kep, Cambodia

The salt fields of Kampot.

"We had an awesome time exploring the countryside of both towns."

Storytellers visit Angkor Wat temple complex

Jolene, Katie-Lee and Lily Ejmont at the famous Angkor Wat Temple, Cambodia.

"One of a kind experience!" says traveller

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"There is just no other place in Cambodia like it."

Rio in pictures: 17 incredible moments from the Olympics

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 05: Fireworks explode over Maracana stadium with the Mangueira 'favela' community in the foreground during opening ceremonies for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on August 5, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The Rio 2016 Olympic Games commenced tonight at the iconic stadium. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

These 17 images from Getty capture the true spirit of the Olympics, the joy, the...

Rio 2016 Aussie gold

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 06:  Gold medalist Mack Horton of Australia poses during the medal ceremony for the Final of the Men's 400m Freestyle on Day 1 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on August 6, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)

Australia won eight gold medals at the 2016 Rio Olympics

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RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 18: Usain Bolt of Jamaica celebrates after crossing the finish line to win the Mens 200m final on Day 13 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 18, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Getty Images from week 2 of the Games

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James Mahoney, 79, is one of 19 fugitives police hope to catch as a part of Operation Roam.

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RIO 2016: Iconic Olympic photos

Anna Meares of Australia carries the flag during the Opening Ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on August 5, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The world comes together at the Rio De Janeiro Olympics in Brazil. These incredible...

Rio 2016: Getty Images’ best photos from week one

The opening ceremony: "Fireworks explode over Rio's Maracana Stadium during The 2016 Olympic Games Opening Ceremony, capturing a viewing party in one of the Favela’s," – Stuart Hannagan, VP of Editorial Content, Getty Images.

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Home Hill Attack

Police release details of murder at backpackers in NQ.

Mundubbera Murder Latest

Police have declared a crime scene at a propoerty in Mundubbera.

Police appeal for assistance from the public.

Watch: Baby suffers with Whooping Cough

Five week old baby with whooping cough chokes and struggles to breath during episode.

Five week old baby with whooping cough chokes and struggles to breath during...