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Thu 21 Feb 2019

'Highly-infectious' measles confirmed on Coast

'Highly-infectious' measles confirmed on Coast

Health warning as Coast resident diagnosed with measles after overseas trip.

Could this be racing’s biggest fairytale?

Could this be racing’s biggest fairytale?

He hasn’t won a race since 2017, but one horse is guaranteed a $90,000 windfall when he runs at Flemington next month - and it’s all because of people power

Gayndah man continues fight for local lives

Gayndah man continues fight for local lives

Bill Turner won't give up in his fight for defibrillators.

Dick to drive new Mustang in showcase race

Dick to drive new Mustang in showcase race

Three of motorsport’s greatest — Dick Johnson, Marcos Ambrose and current champ Scott McLaughlan — will face off in three showdowns at Adelaide Superloop 500.

Long lost cousins reunite in Gayndah

Long lost cousins reunite in Gayndah

What's the small matter of a few decades between family?

Kids off limits to controversial chiro

Kids off limits to controversial chiro

A controversial Melbourne chiropractor who treated a newborn baby in a viral video has been banned from working on young children while he’s investigated.

Shock: Julie Bishop announces she will quit politics

Shock: Julie Bishop announces she will quit politics

Julie Bishop has stunned parliament by suddenly announcing she will not be recontesting her seat at the next election.

Inglis on track to make shock early return

Inglis on track to make shock early return

South Sydney skipper Greg Inglis has declared he could make his return to the NRL field as early as next week - but it will be at centre rather than fullback.

Teens with cancer get free gig tickets

Teens with cancer get free gig tickets

Cancer is crap. It turns lives upside down. But now an Aussie band has come up with a unique way to help young people deal with it.

Flash, and then gone: Gayndah video store to close

Flash, and then gone: Gayndah video store to close

Owner Ashley Kreis has worked in Flashpoint Video since he was 16 and says it pays for itself and nothing more.

‘You’re a liar’: AFL great confronts former Saints coach

‘You’re a liar’: AFL great confronts former Saints coach

AFL great Peter “Spida” Everitt has gunned former coach Grant Thomas in a fiery live radio dispute over a bombshell drugs allegation

Nike roasted over $1b calamity

Nike roasted over $1b calamity

What should have been Nike’s crowing moment quickly shattered into a horrific nightmare as America watched the brand explode — literally.

How parents can spy on young drivers

How parents can spy on young drivers

New app allows parents to track their children’s every move but it can also be used in other shocking ways.

Passenger’s disturbing find on in-flight screen

Passenger’s disturbing find on in-flight screen

A passenger settling into their Singapore Airlines flight has made an unsettling discovery on the screen of the in-flight entertainment system.

Support for small Burnett businesses goes on tour

Support for small Burnett businesses goes on tour

The sessions will give small business owners an opportunity to network.

Aussie dollar spikes on jobs figures

Aussie dollar spikes on jobs figures

Full-time employment rising was good news for the Australian dollar, which is a key indicator for the RBA’s decision on rates.

Samsung S10 5G: regional Aussies will be among first

Samsung S10 5G: regional Aussies will be among first

REGIONAL Australians will be among the first in the world to experience 5G connectivity under a deal between Samsung and Telstra.

Man killed while carrying washing basket

Man killed while carrying washing basket

Text messages between a man and his female killer reveal what sparked a broad daylight stabbing on one of Melbourne’s busiest streets.

Truth about infamous MAFS scene

Truth about infamous MAFS scene

Davina and Dean’s “affair” was one of 2018’s most shocking TV moments — but the truth behind it is even more jaw-dropping.

IKEA expands Aussie sleepover event

IKEA expands Aussie sleepover event

IKEA is expanding its sleepover experience in its stores across Australia this year, in order to help shoppers learn how to get a better night’s rest.

Getting behind a regular water supply for Coalstoun Lakes

Getting behind a regular water supply for Coalstoun Lakes

Coalstoun Lakes Development Group has been pushing for irrigation water for many years.

Parents charged over toddler’s death

Parents charged over toddler’s death

A woman and man have been charged after their two-year-old was taken unconscious to hospital last year, dying soon after.

Star ‘gobsmacked’ by AFLX response

Star ‘gobsmacked’ by AFLX response

AFL star Patrick Dangerfield has been blown away by the ongoing storm surrounding footy’s newest “nonsense” experiment.

Aussies take flexible approach to creating order

Aussies take flexible approach to creating order

After a Test summer searching for batting options, Australia coach Justin Langer now has up to five players vying to partner opener Aaron Finch.

SuperCoach BBL|08 Review: Melbourne Renegades

SuperCoach BBL|08 Review: Melbourne Renegades

The Renegades secured their first Big Bash League title as the Stars suffered a stunning collapse, but what was their season like from a SuperCoach perspective?

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