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Vehicle allegedly linked to carjacking crashes into Gold Coast Airport

Sat, 2015-07-25 13:22

A man has been arrested after allegedly stealing a car at knife point and crashing it into the Gold Coast Airport, police say.

Two police officers suspended in north Queensland accused of using excessive force

Sat, 2015-07-25 12:02

Two Queensland police officers have been stood down from official duties over accusations they used excessive force on the job and failed to treat a member of the public with dignity and respect.

Young family lucky to escape house fire north of Brisbane

Sat, 2015-07-25 11:35

A young couple and their 12-week-old baby will have to "start their lives again" after they were lucky to escape a fire that gutted a home north of Brisbane.

Blackwater residents campaign to save local paper facing closure

Sat, 2015-07-25 10:32

Blackwater residents are campaigning to save their local newspaper, which is facing imminent closure if it cannot attract more advertising dollars.

Farmers urged to replace quad bikes with 'safer' alternatives

Sat, 2015-07-25 10:32

Safety advocates urge farmers to replace quad bikes, which are involved in more fatalities on agricultural properties than anything else, with side-by-side vehicles.

Man dies in high-speed crash in Brisbane, police say

Sat, 2015-07-25 10:25

A young man has died in a high-speed crash in Brisbane, ending a tragic 24 hours on Queensland's roads.

Queensland Government to recover superannuation of Gordon Nuttall

Sat, 2015-07-25 09:37

The superannuation accumulated by corrupt former Labor minister Gordon Nuttall will be pursued by his previous party, ending a blame game that has last since his release from jail.

Broncos maintain red-hot form to rout Titans 34-0

Fri, 2015-07-24 21:38

The Brisbane Broncos maintain their red-hot form, trouncing Queensland rivals the Gold Coast Titans 34-0 at Lang Park.

Far north Queensland couple convicted of murdering gold prospector

Fri, 2015-07-24 19:47

A Cape York couple are convicted of murdering a gold prospector who disappeared on their property three years ago.

Family of missing Gold Coast man make emotional plea

Fri, 2015-07-24 18:00

The family of a missing Gold Coast man now feared murdered make an emotional plea for information.

Four dead in two separate crashes on Bruce Highway

Fri, 2015-07-24 15:58

Five people die in two separate road accidents on the Bruce Highway in north Queensland this afternoon.

Two fishers fined for fishing illegally on reef

Fri, 2015-07-24 15:23

Two commercial fishers from Mackay have been fined a total of $11,000 after pleading guilty to fishing illegally in a green zone on the Great Barrier Reef.

Quad bikes leading cause of farm accidents

Fri, 2015-07-24 15:09

The latest statistics from Farmsafe Australia show quad bikes are at the top of the danger list for farmers, but the message doesn't seem to be getting through.

Queensland cobia fish farm wins top show medal

Fri, 2015-07-24 14:48

Queensland aquaculture company Pacific Reef Fisheries has beaten a field of more than 5,650 entries from around Australia to win the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW President's Medal.

Hendra virus case confirmed after horse dies in north Queensland

Fri, 2015-07-24 14:18

A horse infected with Hendra virus has died in north Queensland, the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries says.

Man-made features may have made the Grantham floods worse

Fri, 2015-07-24 13:52
A wall of water tore through Grantham in January, 2011

Labor blames LNP for failing to recoup jailed former MP's super

Fri, 2015-07-24 13:39

Queensland's former Liberal National Party administration is to blame for not recovering superannuation from disgraced MP Gordon Nuttall, the current Labor government says.

Australian sugar makes final push for inclusion in super trade deal

Fri, 2015-07-24 13:30

The Australian sugar industry is making a final push to get sugar included in the Trans Pacific Partnership Trade agreement, as talks resume in Hawaii.

Rusty old cars dragged out of Moranbah Common

Fri, 2015-07-24 13:13

The entrance to the Moranbah Common looks like the set of a Mad Max film, with rusted out cars laying side by side waiting to be removed.

Could smartphone apps be the new Slip Slop Slap?

Fri, 2015-07-24 13:09

A Brisbane researcher believes smartphone applications could hold the key to decreasing skin cancer in young people throughout Queensland.