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Tue 28 Jan 2020

Your chance to rate Gympie councillors’ performance – again

premium_icon Your chance to rate Gympie councillors’ performance – again

Poll returns following bizarre hacking incident in attempt to influence the outcome.

Mon 27 Jan 2020

Student isolated as latest coronavirus case

premium_icon Student isolated as latest coronavirus case

A student is in insolation at a Sydney hospital after test results confirmed she had contracted coronavirus after returning to Australia from Wuhan last week.

Underworld figure in custody over hotel trashing charges

premium_icon Underworld figure in custody over hotel trashing charges

Former nightclub owner Adam Freeman is back behind bars after being caught with prescription drugs and allegedly trashing a hotel room.

Premier hits back at bullying claim

premium_icon Premier hits back at bullying claim

Annastacia Palaszczuk has rejected claims she was involved in bullied retiring Jann Stuckey, saying it’s time the LNP had a ‘long hard look at itself’.

‘Triple digits’: North Queensland set for big wet

premium_icon ‘Triple digits’: North Queensland set for big wet

Huge rainfall totals are expected for central and northern parts of Queensland in coming days.

Notorious ‘drug dealers, rock stars’ party house hits market

premium_icon Notorious ‘drug dealers, rock stars’ party house hits market

A notorious Airbnb at the centre of accusations of illegal parties is for sale, just days before its owner is due in court.

Free streaming service that’s actually good

Free streaming service that’s actually good

There are no terrible knock-off movies or inconvenient ads on this free streaming service. But there are two catches.

Canegrowers snub appeal for sugar tax

premium_icon Canegrowers snub appeal for sugar tax

Australian of the Year Dr James Muecke’s proposal for a sugar tax has been rebuffed by a North Queensland canegrowers association.

$1 million land clearing fine a warning for property owners

premium_icon $1 million land clearing fine a warning for property owners

A court's finding against grazier Michael Vincent Baker, ordering him to pay $1m in penalties and costs, has prompted a warning from a Toowoomba lawyer.

Police body cam footage has 17k views in a week

premium_icon Police body cam footage has 17k views in a week

A YouTube clip of police body camera footage showing the arrest of West Gladstone man has been viewed more than 17,000 times since being uploaded last week.

Mirror, mirror: Halep conquers her greatest rival

premium_icon Mirror, mirror: Halep conquers her greatest rival

Two-time Grand Slam champion Simona Halep survived another “crazy” on-court meltdown to book a quarter-finals berth.

Tigers strap in for wild ride with Leilua

premium_icon Tigers strap in for wild ride with Leilua

The Wests Tigers have bought the ticket on Joey Leilua’s wild ride and there’s nothing else quite like it, writes NICK CAMPTON.

Brayshaw in elbow brace after setback

premium_icon Brayshaw in elbow brace after setback

Angus Brayshaw will be restricted to running and fitness work for the next month after injuring his elbow at training.

‘Like losing Steve Irwin’: Kobe’s death sends shockwaves

premium_icon ‘Like losing Steve Irwin’: Kobe’s death sends shockwaves

“People will remember where they were when they heard the news.” A coach has likened the shockwaves from Kobe Bryant’s death to that of Steve Irwin.

PRETTY PUPS: 50 of Gympie’s cutest dogs

premium_icon PRETTY PUPS: 50 of Gympie’s cutest dogs

It’s hard to choose form this line up of adorbale fur-babies.

Fifth Aussie case confirmed as coronavirus kills 80

premium_icon Fifth Aussie case confirmed as coronavirus kills 80

NSW has confirmed a woman is the state’s fifth case of China’s coronavirus as the death toll hit 80. The Government is trying to rescue Aussie kids in Wuhan.

Billie the big winner at Grammys

Billie the big winner at Grammys

Billie Eilish has won the top four awards at her first ever Grammys. Here is the full list of winners.

Demi breaks down during Grammys comeback

Demi breaks down during Grammys comeback

Tears rolled down the 27-year-old’s face as she performed an emotional ballad – her first performance since her 2018 overdose.

Bridges confirms split after drink driving charge

premium_icon Bridges confirms split after drink driving charge

Michelle Bridges has revealed she's been dealing with "emotional turmoil" after splitting with Steve Willis in the lead up to an alleged drink driving charge.

What’s happening to this notorious wreck

premium_icon What’s happening to this notorious wreck

AN EYESORE which has littered a popular canal will be pulled from the water as part of the State Government’s War on Wrecks.

Aussies lose it over ‘honest’ shop sign

Aussies lose it over ‘honest’ shop sign

An Aussie business owner has gone viral after giving a brutally truthful – and hilarious – explanation for shutting up shop for the day.

Simmons ‘shaken’ as Kobe’s final text revealed

premium_icon Simmons ‘shaken’ as Kobe’s final text revealed

Australian NBA export Ben Simmons has revealed his shock at the death of Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Gigi, in a fiery helicopter crash.

Mission to recover miner Cameron Goss begins soon

premium_icon Mission to recover miner Cameron Goss begins soon

The specialists personnel and equipment needed to retrieve miner Cameron Goss from the Henty Gold Mine is arriving on site ready for recovery mission to start.

‘I’m floored’, high Australia Day honours stun recipients

premium_icon ‘I’m floored’, high Australia Day honours stun recipients

TWO familiar Gympie region faces share their reaction to pretigious awards.

Media commentary on sports rort ‘fanciful’ : Conaghan

premium_icon Media commentary on sports rort ‘fanciful’ : Conaghan

Member for Cowper says it’s fanciful to suggest the awarding of sports grants impacted the outcome of the Federal election.

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