Dual wins for Cherbourg Council in Change Maker Awards

Premium Content Dual wins for Cherbourg Council in Change Maker Awards

The Cherbourg Aboriginal Shire Council has won two awards at the Change Maker...

Cancer stats reveal harrowing truth for South Burnett

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YOU‘RE 15 per cent more likely to die of cancer in the South Burnett. Holly Cormack...

CRIME WRAP: 9 to face court after busy week for Burnett cops

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From drink driving to stealing, this is everything police from Murgon, Cherbourg...


South Burnett police raid three properties, find drugs

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Three people have been charged with drug offences following a series of raids by Murgon police, including a 16-year-old girl.

‘Semi-human’: Man jailed for attacks on pregnant partner

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A BURNETT man was jailed after committing a series of violent attacks on his pregnant partner, including hitting her with a piece of fence paling ‘like a bat’.

Woman grabs knife after Kingaroy man threatened to kill her

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A Kingaroy man has been placed on probation after punching his partner in the face and threatening to kill her.

Murgon’s biggest Cowboys fan meets Thurston

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Cowboys fan, Kye Louis, got the surprise of his life when none other than former captain Johnathan Thurston arrives in town.

VISION: Cop chases down speeding driver in road safety op

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Police have released vision from a three month road safety operation targeting speeding, drink driving and life endangering offences on our roads.

OPINION: Court ordered fines are not deterring offenders

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As SPER debt continues to soar across the South Burnett, court ordered fines continue being handed to people who simply cant pay them.

JT VISIT: South Burnett footy fans welcome league legend

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SOUTH Burnett footy fans couldn’t hide their excitement when retired league legend Johnathan Thurston came to town.

Gordonbrook Dam approaching 50%, causing concern for Council

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The current level of Gordonbrook Dam poses a possible public health concern with the dam fast approaching 50% capacity.

WEED FOR WORK: Woman trades pot for help around the house

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A BURNETT woman caught with 163 grams of cannabis said she used it as payment for household chores, a court heard.

Alleged rapist bailed after ‘predatory’ Kingaroy attack

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A Kingaroy man charged after he was allegedly seen dragging a young woman down the street before raping her has been granted bail.

Brett Forte’s killer ‘convinced police were out to get him’

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Details have been heard in a coroner’s court of how the crazed gunman who killed...

Full list: Every finalist in prestigious Qld teaching awards

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Queensland’s most outstanding teachers have been recognised for their profound...

Premier’s ‘48-hour rule’ was never endorsed by experts

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A strict deadline imposed by Queensland giving NSW contact tracers just 48 hours to...

SHOCKING: Burnett punters lose millions on pokies in July

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FIGURES reveal punters’ losses at the pokies have skyrocketed in the South Burnett...

Son’s search inspired by the father he never knew

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A distinctive EH Holden could the key to unlocking this man’s lost family history.

One Nation’s plan to tackle drug abuse and homelessness

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Pauline Hanson called in to Hervey Bay with a promise to address homelessness in...

TAFE EXPANSION: LNP returns fire with $7.5m pledge

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LNP steps up to challenge to back CQUniversity trade expansion.

Independent has how-to-vote cards rejected by ECQ

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The Electoral Commission of Queensland claimed the cards could ‘mislead and...

Sacked miner welcomes pledge for more labour hire protection

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Extra frontline inspectors will protect labour hire mine workers in regional...

Surprise packets shine at Maroochydore debate

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Pair of political newcomers gave display which left plenty to ponder

‘PIE IN THE SKY’: Opposition hits back at Labor’s Bruce plan

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Two very different highway plans have been presented to voters ahead of the...

CORONAVIRUS

    Deputy Premier delivers Victoria border reality check

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    State unlikely to reopen border to Victoria next week, Deputy Premier says

    Confusion over COVID vaccine trial death

    Confusion over COVID vaccine trial death

    Coronavirus AstraZeneca vaccine: Volunteer dies during human trials

    Victoria records five new virus cases

    Victoria records five new virus cases

    Victoria records five new coronavirus cases, no further deaths

    Seven new COVID cases in NSW

    Seven new COVID cases in NSW

    There have been seven new cases of coronavirus reported in NSW overnight

    Star’s wedding leads to 100 virus cases

    Star’s wedding leads to 100 virus cases

    Celebrity Mexican wedding leads to more than 100 COVID-19 cases

    Golfer Adam Scott tests positive for COVID-19

    Golfer Adam Scott tests positive for COVID-19

    Aussie Adam Scott has tested positive for COVID-19

    Sport

    Gollan’s trifecta keeps him in touch with in-form Munce

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    Master trainer chasing former top jockey for Ipswich honours

    NRL grants Fittler COVID exemption — with a catch

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    NSW coach Brad Fittler has held top level discussions with the NRL in recent weeks...

    NRL’s emotional grand final ring tribute

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    The NRL grand final rings are here and ready to be handed out to the winners, but...

    REPLAY: Gladstone’s election debate

    REPLAY: Gladstone’s election debate

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    Boob-flashing mum’s tearful plea as she’s jailed

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    Last time this 44-year-old mum-of-five attended court she flashed a security guard...

    Samsung phone ‘explodes’ in man’s hands

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    The popular brand of phone ‘started to smoke’ before exploding, while still under...

    Hospital worker stole thousands from elderly patients

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    An Ipswich nurse aid has admitted in court to stealing bank cards from three...

    Thieves snag Bunnings loot with teamwork tactics

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    A thieving duo left Bunnings with a court date after they were caught stealing more...

    Drivers watch as dad stomps ‘creepy’ man

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    Cars slowed to a stop on a busy road as a single dad stomped on the head of a man...

    Business News

      Teens take Adani fight to the top

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      Queensland teens push for Adani mine environmental approval to be revoked

      Radical plan that could save Australia

      Radical plan that could save Australia

      $100 billion plan could create a “new world order”

      Bad Girls Advice creator drove drunk with kids in car

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      Creator of Facebook group Bad Girls Advice caught drink-driving

      Lifestyle

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      Magda cops ‘avalanche of hate’

      Magda cops ‘avalanche of hate’

      Magda Szubanski cops ‘avalanche of hate’ from right-wing extremists

      Stolen $35k Banksy artwork worthless

      Stolen $35k Banksy artwork worthless

      Antiques Roadshow: Stolen $35,000 Banksy artwork now worthless

      Ellen’s makeover: ‘She looks like Portia’

      Ellen’s makeover: ‘She looks like Portia’

      Ellen DeGeneres debuts new look on The Ellen Show

      Shocking scene in new Borat film

      Shocking scene in new Borat film

      Donald Trump’s adviser and lawyer Rudy Giuliani caught in awkward movie scene

      Real Estate

      Sunland flags site sales and redundancies

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      Developer of the Gold Coast’s tallest building has flagged big changes

      'We bought units with water views, but can't see the water'

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      Unit owners not happy about change made without their consultation

      $11M SALE: Byron hills are alive with property boom

      Premium Content $11M SALE: Byron hills are alive with property boom

      One property was short listed by 430 people

      Huge $380m redevelopment for iconic Kirra Beach Hotel

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      One of Gold Coast’s most famous pubs will be demolished next year

      Top 50 Homes: Family man behind Gold Coast mega-mansion

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      Owner chuckles at the thought of people calling him a drug lord

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      Jobs

      Hospo boss stunned as no one applies for jobs

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      A Gold Coast hospitality boss says is stunned he can’t fill more than a dozen jobs...

      Ten fat-cat job agencies making $700m as workers struggle

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      Australia’s top 10 fat cat job agencies revealed as job seekers can’t find work

      Jobs boom as superyachts sail into Queensland

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      Job boom expected for the Sunshine State

      Pub sued for $750K after worker gets PTSD

      Premium Content Pub sued for $750K after worker gets PTSD

      Royal Hotel Beenleigh: Former manager Amanda Budd sues pub

      The $150k jobs no Australians want

      The $150k jobs no Australians want

      High paying Australian jobs bosses can’t find staff for

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      Motoring

      Parking note left on car divides

      Parking note left on car divides

      Man’s ‘passive aggressive’ note on a Bondi car sparks divide

      ECONOMIC YARDSTICK: Compact SUV that packs in style and value

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      Here’s the SUV for those who want to keep up with the Jonses without decimating the...

      The seven-seater SUV that sounds like a V8 and goes hard

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      Just because you need to haul seven doesn’t mean driving performance has to be...

      150 jobs: $50m pledge to overhaul region’s neglected road

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      This highway is one of the most important in Qld – but it has been left to languish...

      Europe’s new clever SUV lands in Oz

      Europe’s new clever SUV lands in Oz

      Skoda Kamiq review: Clever touches makes this a worthy new addition

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