Editors' Picks

Sat 15 Dec 2018

PIC EXCLUSIVE: Dramatic Sunshine Coast surf rescue

premium_icon PIC EXCLUSIVE: Dramatic Sunshine Coast surf rescue

A DRAMATIC rescue involving a tourist on the Sunshine Coast has given an early warning of the dangerous swells being whipped up by Queensland’s big weather.

New pleas for road safety after Lockyer man's coma ordeal

premium_icon New pleas for road safety after Lockyer man's coma ordeal

Partner Laura Smoothy said she could have never imagined the impacts the accident would have on her family.

Fri 14 Dec 2018

Meatworker in court on charge of beheading

premium_icon Meatworker in court on charge of beheading

Photographs of victim's head and autopsy were tendered in court

Mum's joy as baby comes home after two weeks on life support

premium_icon Mum's joy as baby comes home after two weeks on life support

But he still has a long way to go with doctors saying it could take two to 12 months to fully recover.

Paedophile cops jail time two decades on

Paedophile cops jail time two decades on

Hearing the judge sentence her abuser to prison at Coffs District Court last week, Rachael* was relieved that after almost 20 years, justice was finally served.

WATCH: Pint-sized poddy riders wow crowd

WATCH: Pint-sized poddy riders wow crowd

COULD these pint-sized poddy riders lead next Queensland’s tourism revival?

Why you shouldn't follow one alcoholic drink per hour rule

premium_icon Why you shouldn't follow one alcoholic drink per hour rule

ALCOHOL affects every person differently, which is why motorists shouldn't assume one drink per hour makes them safe to drive.

My Health Record could mean a death sentence!

My Health Record could mean a death sentence!

I have a case which contains over 2000 pages of medical records. My Health Record has none!

‘I can still remember her screams’

‘I can still remember her screams’

NRL great Luke Lewis has revealed a chilling secret from his past — the traumatic day his mum endured things he still “can’t unsee”.

Young jobseeker says cashless card punishes everyone

premium_icon Young jobseeker says cashless card punishes everyone

FOR as long as she can remember, Brooke Hadley has felt defined by circumstances she claims are beyond her control.

Young mum charged after baby washed up on beach

Young mum charged after baby washed up on beach

THE young mother of a baby who washed up on a Gold Coast beach after dying in NSW has been charged with failing to protect her child from danger.

Horror start to holidays on highway

Horror start to holidays on highway

TWO early morning crashes signals horror start to busy summer period on our roads.

Young teen 'gave up' on trying to stop sex with boyfriend

premium_icon Young teen 'gave up' on trying to stop sex with boyfriend

"You are not charged with rape but it came very close to it": Magistrate warns 17-year-old offender

Fatal stabbing accused: 'I'm not going anywhere'

premium_icon Fatal stabbing accused: 'I'm not going anywhere'

MAN accused of murder has fronted court on an unrelated charge, telling the magistrate he didn't really want a lawyer because he wasn't "going anywhere”.

Thu 13 Dec 2018

The Family Court did not make John Edwards a killer

premium_icon The Family Court did not make John Edwards a killer

AS SOME people turn domestic violence killer John Edwards into a Family Court martyr, SHERELE MOODY says it's important not to lose sight of Olga and her kids.

Older