Regional News

Fri 19 Oct 2018

Young boy impaled by spear in freak accident

Young boy impaled by spear in freak accident

Boy rushed to hospital after spear incident

Young woman critical after car rolls down highway embankment

Young woman critical after car rolls down highway embankment

CREWS said it was a tough task getting the woman in her 20s free from the car after the crash around midnight.

Man airlifted to hospital after dirt road car roll-over

Man airlifted to hospital after dirt road car roll-over

CAR left the road and rolled several times south of Baralaba

Thu 18 Oct 2018

Highway to be closed for several hours after truck fire

Highway to be closed for several hours after truck fire

UPDATE: Diversions in place for light vehicles.

JM Kelly liquidation 'gravely concerning' for whole region

JM Kelly liquidation 'gravely concerning' for whole region

"The loss of any jobs and supply chain work will be felt deeply by our whole community."

Wed 17 Oct 2018

'Archaic' abortion laws prevent true equality in Queensland

'Archaic' abortion laws prevent true equality in Queensland

LAUGA speaks passionately in parliament on decriminalising abortion

Mon 15 Oct 2018

Children charged with sports facility shed arson

Children charged with sports facility shed arson

UPDATE: Fire caused significant damage to shed over the weekend

Sun 14 Oct 2018

WEATHER: 'Liquid gold' pours 100mm+ on CQ towns

WEATHER: 'Liquid gold' pours 100mm+ on CQ towns

ALTHOUGH it was not enough to fill tanks, the welcome rain lifted spirits

Leading CQ tourism operator dies suddenly on family holiday

Leading CQ tourism operator dies suddenly on family holiday

Highly respected industry leader 'left her mark on many people far and wide'

Fri 12 Oct 2018

Family of mum, daughter killed in crash find hope in tragedy

Family of mum, daughter killed in crash find hope in tragedy

'We will miss them more than words could ever describe'. Family reflect on the four lives saved thanks to Beverley Harwood.

UPDATE: Severe storm warning issued for parts of CQ

UPDATE: Severe storm warning issued for parts of CQ

FORECAST predicts storm cell to move over Rockhampton tonight.

Callide MP will be voting against abortion changes

Callide MP will be voting against abortion changes

Boyce says there is no need to change the laws in place

Paramedics rush to car and truck crash on CQ highway

Paramedics rush to car and truck crash on CQ highway

CREWS were called to the crash near Duaringa this morning.

Man robbed at knifepoint while using ATM

Man robbed at knifepoint while using ATM

The man attempted to run from the armed man but he fell dropping his wallet.

Thu 11 Oct 2018

Teen's new outlook on life

Teen's new outlook on life

Middlemount teen's life turns at boot camp.

UPDATE: Destructive winds and hail forecast for south CQ

UPDATE: Destructive winds and hail forecast for south CQ

PARTS of Central Highlands can expect a severe storm within hours

Food knowledge pays off for young Banana gardener

Food knowledge pays off for young Banana gardener

William Kurtz, 6, loves getting in the garden with his mum and sisters

Tue 9 Oct 2018

Police investigate body found in CQ creek

Police investigate body found in CQ creek

Crews were tasked to a Yeppoon park early this morning after a witness called police

Fisherman hospitalised after shark bite 'down to the bone'

Fisherman hospitalised after shark bite 'down to the bone'

UPDATE: THE 55yo man was attacked 12 hours ago while he was fishing off the Capricorn Coast and has been hospitalised.

Mon 8 Oct 2018

Protective fishing closures set until 2023

Protective fishing closures set until 2023

CLOSURE dates designed to protect coral reef fin fish have been set for the next five years.

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