Crime partners' Toogoom drug den raided

premium_icon Crime partners' Toogoom drug den raided

Toogoom couple caught growing and selling marijuana

Craignish drunk driver fined while sitting in parked car

premium_icon Craignish drunk driver fined while sitting in parked car

The man was sitting in his car which was parked on a footpath

World War II grenade detonated in Maryborough

premium_icon World War II grenade detonated in Maryborough

A team was called in to detonate the grenade.

'Unforgettable' Ted farewelled in moving funeral service

premium_icon 'Unforgettable' Ted farewelled in moving funeral service

For more than 40 years he worked at Walkers Ltd.

MPs respond to residents' calls to fix deadly roads

premium_icon MPs respond to residents' calls to fix deadly roads

Wide Bay and Hinkler MPs spoke out after a recent RACQ survey

COUNCIL: Plan for park funerals gets council approval

premium_icon COUNCIL: Plan for park funerals gets council approval

It has been the subject of controversy since first proposed

TRAGEDY: Mine worker confirmed dead after wall collapse

premium_icon TRAGEDY: Mine worker confirmed dead after wall collapse

BREAKING: A mine worker has tragically died after a wall collapse

Sudden weather change on the way

Sudden weather change on the way

Expect some warmer winter days

Bottle-o accused of charity stunt

Bottle-o accused of charity stunt

Alcohol retailer BWS has been accused of a charity stunt

Mackay mum sent to jail in $1.5m fraud case

premium_icon Mackay mum sent to jail in $1.5m fraud case

She spent $58,000 of stolen money on cosmetic surgery.

How Fraser Coast pensioners can save $175 off their rates

premium_icon How Fraser Coast pensioners can save $175 off their rates

The policy is designed to provide cost of living relief

Key development plan for Mary to Bay Rail Trail approved

premium_icon Key development plan for Mary to Bay Rail Trail approved

The next stage of the critical cyclist track has been endorsed

LIVE UPDATES: Green light for Mary to Bay Rail Trail

premium_icon LIVE UPDATES: Green light for Mary to Bay Rail Trail

Council's June meeting is getting underway

What Esplanade businesses had to say about the 20-year plan

premium_icon What Esplanade businesses had to say about the 20-year plan

Some have welcomed the proposals, but others aren't so sure

DODGY ROADS: Residents call for safety upgrades on Bruce Hwy

premium_icon DODGY ROADS: Residents call for safety upgrades on Bruce Hwy

RACQ gave more than 2000 Queenslanders a hypothetical $100 million

REVEALED: Big ideas proposed for Hervey Bay Esplanade

premium_icon REVEALED: Big ideas proposed for Hervey Bay Esplanade

The community panel has laid out some big ideas for the Esplanade

GALLERY: Story Bank casts its magical spell over M'boro

premium_icon GALLERY: Story Bank casts its magical spell over M'boro

All the snaps and action from the Story Bank opening

Urangan street doesn't add up: mass mail confusion in estate

premium_icon Urangan street doesn't add up: mass mail confusion in estate

A double-up on street numbers and a headache for residents

Sport

    Fraser Coast charity spreads its wings to Sunshine Coast

    premium_icon Fraser Coast charity spreads its wings to Sunshine Coast

    Coast residents set to benefit from successful fundraising model.

    WATCH: Shark steals fisherman's feed on pier

    premium_icon WATCH: Shark steals fisherman's feed on pier

    The owner of Urangan Rod Hire wasn't disappointed by what he saw.

    FISHING: Where to find calmer waters in the Bay this week

    premium_icon FISHING: Where to find calmer waters in the Bay this week

    There's plenty of fish, you just have to know where to find them.

    National Sport

      Pearce: Maroons pain won’t stop Ponga

      premium_icon Pearce: Maroons pain won’t stop Ponga

      As wake-up calls go, it’s a big one.

      Backlash against shock Miss Supercars axing

      premium_icon Backlash against shock Miss Supercars axing

      Miss Supercars axing slammed.

      The Queensland hooker tracing Smith’s steps

      premium_icon The Queensland hooker tracing Smith’s steps

      Cameron Smith posters still line Harry Grant’s old room

      Bennett flips the switch on Broncos wantaway

      premium_icon Bennett flips the switch on Broncos wantaway

      The tables have turned for Wayne Bennett.

      Community

        Maryborough turns up steam

        premium_icon Maryborough turns up steam

        Organisers aim to break world record

        Make something old new again

        premium_icon Make something old new again

        Create steampunk with recyclables

        Workshop tips from pro writer

        premium_icon Workshop tips from pro writer

        Popular childrens author visits Fraser Coast

        What's On

          How growing bonsai gave a grieving woman comfort

          premium_icon How growing bonsai gave a grieving woman comfort

          'I pour my heart and soul into them'

          School reunion: It was the summer of 1979

          premium_icon School reunion: It was the summer of 1979

          The hunt is on for the Class of 1979 from Mackay State High School.

          12 things to do on the Fraser Coast this weekend

          premium_icon 12 things to do on the Fraser Coast this weekend

          Your guide to events on this weekend in the Fraser Coast

          GALLERY: M'boro Dance Eisteddfod day three

          premium_icon GALLERY: M'boro Dance Eisteddfod day three

          Check out our gallery of photos from the day

          Local Business News

            How the ATO is going after dodgy claims

            premium_icon How the ATO is going after dodgy claims

            It’s the expense claimed by millions at tax time.

            Telstra launches ‘radical’ price changes

            premium_icon Telstra launches ‘radical’ price changes

            Customers will be forced onto one of 20 new plans

            Fraser Coast flavours in big city at upcoming festival

            premium_icon Fraser Coast flavours in big city at upcoming festival

            She said the high-quality event was always a highlight of the year.

            383 jobs on horizon: The new industry driving the Wide Bay

            premium_icon 383 jobs on horizon: The new industry driving the Wide Bay

            Region on the cusp of bright future, new report finds

            Lifestyle

              Medical records strewn across road in hospital bungle

              premium_icon Medical records strewn across road in hospital bungle

              Patient names were on some of the records

              Kids’ surgical procedure could soon be outlawed

              Kids’ surgical procedure could soon be outlawed

              Intersex children will no longer be forced into one gender

              Tony Stark Iron Man robot is fun but comes with hefty price

              Tony Stark Iron Man robot is fun but comes with hefty price

              Iron Man MK50 Robot combines robotics and augmented reality

              GIG GUIDE: 19 live acts on the Fraser Coast this weekend

              premium_icon GIG GUIDE: 19 live acts on the Fraser Coast this weekend

              From Jazz to a 45-year band reunion, there's something for everyone.

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                  Actor Aaron Fa'Aoso hopes his Torres Strait documentary series inspires and stimulates.

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                  Aaron Fa'Aoso hopes his Torres Strait doco series inspires.

                  James Wan's latest film is Annabelle Comes Home, a spin-off of his highly-successful Conjuring horror films.

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                  "I just continue to make the movies I want to watch,"

                  The Today co-hosts laughed awkwardly as comedian Tom Gleeson repeatedly brought up Karl Stefanovic live on air.

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                  Comedian repeatedly brought up Karl Stefanovic live on air.

                  Pamela Anderson has attacked her footballer boyfriend, saying he “scammed” her during their relationship while living a double life.

                  Pam sensationally slams ‘monster’ boyfriend

                  Pamela Anderson has attacked her footballer boyfriend

                  Real Estate

                    Want to live by the water on the Gold Coast? Now you can live with a view of the Broadwater and it will cost you just $750. But there’s a catch.

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                    Check out the new solution to the homeless crisis

                    One millennial turned his favourite toy into cash, selling enough to pay for the deposit on his new home. Do you have any lying around?

                    Man buys house by selling Lego

                    The old childhood toy that helped one man crack into the housing market

                    Much has been reported about the falling property market, but new figures show the surprising suburbs and towns across the country experiencing dramatic price growth.

                    $79K house could be Australia’s best bargain

                    Australia’s best performing suburbs over the last year

                    Jobs

                      A Sunshine Coast cleaning business with a huge client base is set to expand but for one problem: it can't find staff.

                      premium_icon 'It's a nightmare': Business owner's struggle to find staff

                      Three positions available now but Donna has had 'no bites'

                      'Last year we saw a 24 per cent growth in e-commerce in the country, which is probably the fastest growth rate we've seen'

                      premium_icon FIRST LOOK: Australia Post facility will deliver 500 jobs

                      700,000 parcels will be processed a day at its peak

                      ONE hundred full-time, part-time and casual jobs will be on offer as a Coast supermarket chain launches a one-day recruitment drive this week.

                      premium_icon 100 supermarket jobs on offer at recruitment day

                      Full-time, part-time and casual positions on offer

                      Motoring

                        The German maker has shown off its future vision for its next hybrid luxury supercar, but the next flagship ditches one feature that has defined luxury cars for decades.

                        BMW signals end of long time luxury feature

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                        New electric car from European start-up has some game changing technology that would be perfect for Australian drivers.

                        Ground-breaking car Aussies would love

                        Brilliant technology that would be perfect for Australian drivers.

                        These agricultural machines are known more for holding up traffic on country roads, but with the help from an F1 team this hay-hauler is a speed demon.

                        Tractor uses F1 tech to trump $1m supercars

                        This hay-hauler is a speed demon.