Queensland News

Thu 21 Nov 2019

Spell in jail after cops look up drugs in fake dictionary

premium_icon Spell in jail after cops look up drugs in fake dictionary

Police made a surprise find when they opened a dictionary inside drug trafficker Eric Daniel Neesom's house.

$100k answer to city’s bat distress signal

premium_icon $100k answer to city’s bat distress signal

A Queensland town overrun by bats has been given new hope after the Environment Minister witnessed the problem first-hand.

‘Record high’ fuel prices: 45 suburbs to avoid

premium_icon ‘Record high’ fuel prices: 45 suburbs to avoid

Fuel prices across southeast Queensland have continued to surge, with the cost of fuel smashing records in parts of Brisbane.

Liar, liar, pants on hire! Drugs came with ‘borrowed’ undies

premium_icon Liar, liar, pants on hire! Drugs came with ‘borrowed’ undies

A man who was busted hiding ice in his underpants told police he didn’t know the pants contained the drugs, because he was only “borrowing” them.

Police investigate suspicious device at elite school

premium_icon Police investigate suspicious device at elite school

Students were in lockdown in one of Brisbane’s elite boarding schools as police investigated a “suspicious device” found in a building separate to the main school.

Woman ‘raped, jaw broken’ after PlentyofFish hook-up

premium_icon Woman ‘raped, jaw broken’ after PlentyofFish hook-up

A cleaner accused of raping and assaulting a woman, breaking her jaw, after they met through an online dating site has been granted bail.

You wouldn’t expect this farm in Queensland’s salad bowl

You wouldn’t expect this farm in Queensland’s salad bowl

Is the Lockyer Valley’s most unusual crop growing in Flagstone Creek?

Interest free loans available to drought stricken farmers

Interest free loans available to drought stricken farmers

Farmers struggling through the drought will have access to loans without having to pay anything back for two years.

$40 million up for grabs tonight

$40 million up for grabs tonight

Christmas could come early for one very lucky Australian player tonight if they pocket Powerball’s life-changing $40 million jackpot.

Accused shooter to stay behind bars until 2020

premium_icon Accused shooter to stay behind bars until 2020

The man accused of shooting a woman in the face at a Rangewood property will stay behind bars on remand until 2020.

Grim warning from family torn apart: 'This is all it took'

premium_icon Grim warning from family torn apart: 'This is all it took'

ALISON and Greig lives were perfect. They had a nice home, three beautiful teenage boys and Alison had just started a new job. In seconds, it was ripped apart.

WATCH: Sweet moment community comes to koala's aid

premium_icon WATCH: Sweet moment community comes to koala's aid

WATCH the moment a resident helps a thirsty koala, drained from the heat and bush fires.

CAN YOU HELP? Plea for information on deadly hit and run

CAN YOU HELP? Plea for information on deadly hit and run

Police investigating the fatal hit-and-run of Stephen Moore on Sunday, August 25, are appealing for witnesses.

‘It’s not fair – they get life and he gets 14 months’

premium_icon ‘It’s not fair – they get life and he gets 14 months’

Four little girls are struggling with night terrors, screaming at their parents and refusing to speak after their encounter with a convicted sexual abuser.

Schoolies scare as croc shuts down beach

premium_icon Schoolies scare as croc shuts down beach

Airlie Beach Schoolies have been told to avoid the beach

‘Violated’: Woman reacts after thieves roam her house

premium_icon ‘Violated’: Woman reacts after thieves roam her house

‘It sounds like people are going to take it into their own hands’

‘I hit rock bottom’: Tradie's heartbreak turning point

premium_icon ‘I hit rock bottom’: Tradie's heartbreak turning point

"A lot of people in the mining and construction industry face the isolation of being stuck in the same place, doing the same job," he said.

Council bosses bank $2m before bonuses axed

premium_icon Council bosses bank $2m before bonuses axed

More than 40 senior Brisbane council workers took home a share of more than $2 million in performance bonuses this year, under a scheme that will now be scrapped.

Police refuse man's bail after dramatic Bruce Hwy takedown

premium_icon Police refuse man's bail after dramatic Bruce Hwy takedown

A man has spent the night in jail after he was arrested in a dramatic takedown on the Bruce Highway yesterday following a pursuit from Gympie to the Coast.

Gabba prices likely to test cricket fans

premium_icon Gabba prices likely to test cricket fans

We know stadium food is expensive, but punters bowling up for the first Test at the Gabba today will be asked to pay even more for a beer and a bite to eat.

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