Car destroyed by freak lightning strike in overnight storm

premium_icon Car destroyed by freak lightning strike in overnight storm

A freak lightning strike destroyed a local man’s car

’Deeply troubling’: Why deputy mayor won’t rerun

premium_icon ’Deeply troubling’: Why deputy mayor won’t rerun

"This term... has been unlike anything I had ever experienced"

Qld schools record huge drop in OP results

premium_icon Qld schools record huge drop in OP results

Nearly 40 per cent of schools have less students getting top marks


OP results: Our most improved schools revealed

premium_icon OP results: Our most improved schools revealed

Nearly 60 per cent of Queensland schools have improved their proportion of students getting top OP results. SEE WHERE YOUR SCHOOL RANKED

When rain will return to the southeast

premium_icon When rain will return to the southeast

After a few days of sunshine and hot temperatures, storms and showers are set to return to southeast Queensland — and last for several days.

‘You’re not taking the Kingswood!’

premium_icon ‘You’re not taking the Kingswood!’

Ted Bullpitt must be spinning in his grave – but it is too late for him to tell the boss of General Motors: “You’re not taking the Kingswood!”

The farmers who didn’t benefit from the rain

premium_icon The farmers who didn’t benefit from the rain

While the rest of Queensland celebrates the recent downpour, farmers in this region say the rain won't have any meaningful impact on this season’s crop.

Message for MPs ahead of caucus meeting

premium_icon Message for MPs ahead of caucus meeting

A senior minister has echoed a message from the Premier as Labor MPs meet to thrash out contentious issues — including divisive deputy Jackie Trad.


Public v private: Who’s winning the OP wars

premium_icon Public v private: Who’s winning the OP wars

They both have their merits, but which sector came out on top among Queensland's 2019 OP results: public or private? INTERACTIVE TABLES

How state’s crime has grown over past five years

premium_icon How state’s crime has grown over past five years

Tackling crime is shaping up as a deciding factor in this year’s State Election, with Queenslanders convinced the issue is out of control as low-level offences like...

Don’t swipe right on the wrong person this Valentine’s Day

premium_icon Don’t swipe right on the wrong person this Valentine’s Day

To help you avoid the pain of a broken heart and a skimmed bank account, police have listed the types of scammers to watch out for this V-Day.

Full scale of historic flood painted in mud

premium_icon Full scale of historic flood painted in mud

AN ARMY of volunteers and residents is busy scrubbing Jandowae clean.

Major Darling Downs highway ruined by flood

premium_icon Major Darling Downs highway ruined by flood

FLOODING west of the Toowoomba wrecked roads, creating a massive clean-up and repair job.

Tortured ‘puppy farm’ dogs saved from life of misery

premium_icon Tortured ‘puppy farm’ dogs saved from life of misery

After a rough start, ‘puppy farm’ dogs find shelter … and love

Mum to royal commission: ‘I was told to abort my son’

premium_icon Mum to royal commission: ‘I was told to abort my son’

Women reveals doctors wanted her to abort her son.

Woman may have been involved in bus fire death: coroner

premium_icon Woman may have been involved in bus fire death: coroner

Coroner hands down findings on Lee Edward Parker death.

Man airlifted after being trapped in car

premium_icon Man airlifted after being trapped in car

The South Burnett rescue team found the car after midnight.

Focus of bushfire probe will get states offside

premium_icon Focus of bushfire probe will get states offside

Bushfire royal commission to focus on hazard reduction, to chagrin of states

Date set for Wagner defamation case appeal

premium_icon Date set for Wagner defamation case appeal

Channel 9 back in court over Wagner defamation.

Sport

Young footballers keeps the regional spirit alive

premium_icon Young footballers keeps the regional spirit alive

Footy teams have dwindled in regions but sport spirit lives on.

Powerful grandma presses new record

Powerful grandma presses new record

Grandmother sets Australian record.

Community rallies for toddler left in coma

Community rallies for toddler left in coma

Charity campdraft to raise funds for the Burton family.

National Sport

    Albo to ban Clive Palmer’s ‘obscene’ spending

    premium_icon Albo to ban Clive Palmer’s ‘obscene’ spending

    Clive Palmer facing cap on political donations

    Tornado warning active as Qld weather gets wild

    premium_icon Tornado warning active as Qld weather gets wild

    Tornado warning for northern Queensland

    ‘We should drug the ibis and drive them out west’

    premium_icon ‘We should drug the ibis and drive them out west’

    Drug the ibis population and drive them out west, a councillor says

    Killer dad’s sick view on women revealed

    Killer dad’s sick view on women revealed

    Rowan Baxter’s cousin opens up on his degrading views on women

    Highways cut, rivers flood, semi washed away in deluge

    premium_icon Highways cut, rivers flood, semi washed away in deluge

    Roads closed, rivers flooded and drought-hit towns are celebrating

    Mum on pension caught with $2000 in ice

    premium_icon Mum on pension caught with $2000 in ice

    Magistrate horrified over woman’s costly drug bust

    Business News

      Three posts behind mum’s $20m empire

      Three posts behind mum’s $20m empire

      Childs Farm brand now selling in excess of $20m in products a year

      What it’s like for a family living with an electric car

      What it’s like for a family living with an electric car

      It’s been three months without a visit to the service station...but there are some...

      Lifestyle

      Entertainment

      Duff confronts ‘creep’ taking pics of kids

      Duff confronts ‘creep’ taking pics of kids

      Hilary Duff blasts photographer for taking pictures of her kids

      Rare moment for Hembrow sisters captured

      premium_icon Rare moment for Hembrow sisters captured

      It’s a rare moment to see them all in the same room ... until now.

      Moment that made Amanda Bynes crack

      Moment that made Amanda Bynes crack

      Amanda Bynes’ bizarre life after quitting acting

      Pam’s hubby of 12 days is engaged again

      Pam’s hubby of 12 days is engaged again

      Jon Peters is engaged to another woman weeks after 12-day marriage

      Real Estate

      Lure of home sparks shake-up for burger chain

      premium_icon Lure of home sparks shake-up for burger chain

      Chain cuts ties with busy precinct to focus on flagship outlet

      Bachelorette contestant’s Noosa unit for sale

      Bachelorette contestant’s Noosa unit for sale

      Bachelorette contestant Jess Glasgow’s Noosa unit for sale

      Numbers spell big trouble for building industry

      premium_icon Numbers spell big trouble for building industry

      But building bosses say they have a solution.

      Brutal advice from man with 20 homes

      Brutal advice from man with 20 homes

      Ex-housing commission resident with 20 homes rants at renters

      Eclectic business to hold closing down sale after 14 years

      premium_icon Eclectic business to hold closing down sale after 14 years

      The store’s now holding a huge closing down sale

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      Jobs

      $40 million project to deliver 530 new jobs

      premium_icon $40 million project to deliver 530 new jobs

      McPhee Distribution Services has started construction on project.

      Word that’s an automatic ‘career killer’

      Word that’s an automatic ‘career killer’

      Recruiter reveals the words you should ban from your CV

      Fury over ‘entitled millennial’ Aussie job ad

      Fury over ‘entitled millennial’ Aussie job ad

      ’Retail traineeship’ at NSW post office slammed on social media

      Hotel’s push to find 110 staff in 50 days

      premium_icon Hotel’s push to find 110 staff in 50 days

      A hotel is seeking to hire 110 staff in 50 days.

      How your pay compares to 1000 Aussies

      premium_icon How your pay compares to 1000 Aussies

      How your pay compares to 1000 other Aussie professions

      Need a NEW employee?

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      Motoring

      What led to the death of Holden

      premium_icon What led to the death of Holden

      Holden’s death: What led to the demise of a once favourite car brand

      Holden to slash new car prices by up to $17,500

      premium_icon Holden to slash new car prices by up to $17,500

      Holden dealers will offer massive discounts as the brand winds down

      The most iconic Holdens of all time revealed

      premium_icon The most iconic Holdens of all time revealed

      The lion brand has rolled out dozens of success stories. Here's the highlights.

      Holden bosses ‘blindsided’ by move to axe brand

      premium_icon Holden bosses ‘blindsided’ by move to axe brand

      Holden executives shocked by Detroit’s decision to kill iconic Aussie brand

      REAR VIEW: How Holden first came to Bundy

      premium_icon REAR VIEW: How Holden first came to Bundy

      The story behind Bundaberg’s first Holden and its owner is as unique as the brand...

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