November 2019

Published a story 15th Nov 2019 5:05 PM

Frightening statistics about men's suicide spurred Ken Cowell's Movember fundraiser.

Scary suicide statistic behind Ken's Movember challenge

Frightening statistics about men's suicide spurred Ken Cowell's Movember fundraiser.

Published a story 15th Nov 2019 11:24 AM

TRANSPORT icon Nolan’s Interstate Transport has been named one of the recipients of the Woolworths Large Carrier of the Year Award for 2019.

Transport icon wins major Woolworths safety award

TRANSPORT icon Nolan’s Interstate Transport has been named one of the recipients of the Woolworths Large Carrier of the Year Award for 2019.

Published a story 14th Nov 2019 4:43 PM

THE state of the Trans Access Road in the Nullarbor is so bad that outback operators are questioning whether conducting business on it is a viable option.

Seriously, it's time to fix the Trans Access Road

THE state of the Trans Access Road in the Nullarbor is so bad that outback operators are questioning whether conducting business on it is a viable option.

Published a story 13th Nov 2019 3:31 PM

TREVOR Warner is thankful  the government is trying to make things better but says the latest extension to the fatigue law is nothing more than a Band-Aid fix.

TRUCKIE: 'Another hour is not enough'

TREVOR Warner is thankful the government is trying to make things better but says the latest extension to the fatigue law is nothing more than a Band-Aid fix.

Published a story 13th Nov 2019 3:25 PM

"How many trucks get defects for a blown globe? Annual checks won't stop a cop chasing gift cards for meeting key performance indicators”.

Inspection regime to start soon

"How many trucks get defects for a blown globe? Annual checks won't stop a cop chasing gift cards for meeting key performance indicators”.

Published a story 13th Nov 2019 12:17 PM

Here is the full list of road closures as a result of the Queensland and New South Wales bushfire emergency.

Full list of road closures affected by fires in QLD and NSW

Here is the full list of road closures as a result of the Queensland and New South Wales bushfire emergency.

Published a story 8th Nov 2019 4:24 PM

Mr Shearer took to the SARTA Facebook to express his anger at the authorities describing the operation on the Churchill Road extension as “sanctioned road rage”

SARTA boss slams SAPol heavy vehicle operation

Mr Shearer took to the SARTA Facebook to express his anger at the authorities describing the operation on the Churchill Road extension as “sanctioned road rage”

Published a story 8th Nov 2019 2:20 PM

A TRUCK driver will appear in court for driving on a suspended licence, but that wasn’t all police found when they pulled him over.

More than 17 tonnes over the limit: Driver fined

A TRUCK driver will appear in court for driving on a suspended licence, but that wasn’t all police found when they pulled him over.

Published a story 4th Nov 2019 4:31 PM

EVERY year Leanne Prince thinks people can’t get any more generous and then the donations continue to come pouring in for the Brisbane Convoy for Kids.

Convoy not possible without generosity of the industry

EVERY year Leanne Prince thinks people can’t get any more generous and then the donations continue to come pouring in for the Brisbane Convoy for Kids.

Published a story 1st Nov 2019 3:07 PM

IF you see this convoy of B-Doubles on the road Saturday morning, give them a wave - they are stepping up to help farmers because "the government isn't".

The family behind massive convoy to drought ravaged town

IF you see this convoy of B-Doubles on the road Saturday morning, give them a wave - they are stepping up to help farmers because "the government isn't".

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Kate has been with APN for almost two years, starting as a cadet at The Chronicle in November of 2010. She studied at Lowood State High School and the University of Queensland.