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Thu 19 Apr 2018

'Help': Mum's chilling text message to neighbour

'Help': Mum's chilling text message to neighbour

A MAN threatened to kill his partner and was only stopped by his daughter

Woman, 18, walks on Esplanade with a knife

Woman, 18, walks on Esplanade with a knife

Police were forced to draw their guns when an 18-year-old woman walked along Hervey Bay’s Esplanade waving around a knife.

REVEALED: Councillor to apologise for mail scandal

premium_icon REVEALED: Councillor to apologise for mail scandal

A Fraser Coast councillor will publicly apologise at the next council meeting after he was named as the culprit behind an in-house mail tampering scandal.

PUBLIC NUDITY:  Man gives police a ballsy surprise

PUBLIC NUDITY: Man gives police a ballsy surprise

He also asked officers if they wanted to do a cavity search on him.

Rare, key location in Buderim

Rare, key location in Buderim

HOUSE of your dreams, renovate or remove existing home, enjoy the land as a blank canvas: Plenty of options at 0.82ha property in heart of Buderim.

GALLERY: Bay students assist Fijian community

GALLERY: Bay students assist Fijian community

Fiji is well-known for being a popular holiday destination, but for Hervey Bay student Abby Johnson, it's almost like a second home

Hawkes duo bid to join the Champagne set

Hawkes duo bid to join the Champagne set

Champion trainer John Hawkes can’t split his classy colts Outrageous and Irukandji going into the Group 1 Champagne Stakes at Royal Randwick on Saturday

121-week ban for five Spanish players after RWC qualifier

121-week ban for five Spanish players after RWC qualifier

Five Spain rugby internationals have been banned for between 14 and 43 weeks for abusing a match official at the end of a Rugby Europe Championship match

Simmons’ rookie rival lifts Jazz in thrilling game two

Simmons’ rookie rival lifts Jazz in thrilling game two

Donovan Mitchell stepped up in a big way as the Utah Jazz tied up their first round series, while the Houston Rockets looked like the best team in the NBA

Gympie teen busted doing 157km/h on Bruce Hwy death stretch

Gympie teen busted doing 157km/h on Bruce Hwy death stretch

She told police she had no reason for speeding

Why we’re confused about pizza boxes

Why we’re confused about pizza boxes

IPSWICH City Council’s decision to end recycling and take waste from yellow-top bins to landfill has left many confused about what exactly can be recycled. Pizza...

Major snubs in English Premier League Team of the Year

Major snubs in English Premier League Team of the Year

THE Professional Footballers Association has named its English Premier League Team of the Year and there are some big surprises

Fresh, fit Viddora ready for blast-off

Fresh, fit Viddora ready for blast-off

Lloyd Kennewell concedes Saturday’s Irwin Stakes at Morphettville is a “bloody good race” but says his star mare Viddora is primed for a big run

One in three Aussies regret their degree

One in three Aussies regret their degree

IT’S one of the biggest and most expensive decisions you can make, but heaps of us are stuffing it up and wishing we chose differently.

Blayze is breaking barriers as world's sexiest truckie

Blayze is breaking barriers as world's sexiest truckie

The driver from Adelaide is more than that - she's breaking down barriers in the male- dominated industry by calling for other women to get behind the wheel.

Increase in shoplifting across the Fraser Coast

Increase in shoplifting across the Fraser Coast

Some of these offences involve the theft of valuable electronics, make up and personal items while others involved the theft of drinks and food items.

Contractor goes bust, workers unpaid on $53m Coast project

Contractor goes bust, workers unpaid on $53m Coast project

A leading Sunshine Coast contractor has been placed in external administration and workers on a $53m project have been left unpaid.

No more Allen key! Ikea furniture no match for robot arms

No more Allen key! Ikea furniture no match for robot arms

A PAIR of robotic arms have made light work of one of the most difficult tasks in human history: Building Ikea furniture.

State’s waste levy comes forward a year

premium_icon State’s waste levy comes forward a year

THE Palaszczuk Government is bringing its waste levy forward, with the new tax to be included in the looming Budget.

Josh Mansour could miss the rest of 2018 NRL season

Josh Mansour could miss the rest of 2018 NRL season

PENRITH legend Greg Alexander has dropped a bombshell by revealing winger Josh Mansour could miss the rest of the 2018 NRL season after busting his cheekbone last...

What to do to stop recycling going to landfill

What to do to stop recycling going to landfill

WHAT'S going to happen to my yellow-lidded wheelie bin of civic good?

Blatant money grab: Fuel prices could hit three-year high

Blatant money grab: Fuel prices could hit three-year high

FILL up now. Fuel prices could hit a three year high in the coming days if profiteering petrol stations continue the way they are going.

REVEALED: How many complaints your councillors have faced

premium_icon REVEALED: How many complaints your councillors have faced

COUNCILLOR Denis Chapman's latest misconduct ruling isn't the first time a councillor has found himself or herself in hot water on the Fraser Coast.

'I was doing my job': Councillor responds to mail scandal

premium_icon 'I was doing my job': Councillor responds to mail scandal

A councillor has broken his silence on a mail-tampering scandal that has landed him with a fine and a stern warning from the State Government.

Same-sex kiss causes uproar

Same-sex kiss causes uproar

A SKATING rink has “closed forever” claiming they’re worried for their staff after allegedly kicking a lesbian couple out for kissing.

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