Aged-care homes set for surprise visits

premium_icon Aged-care homes set for surprise visits

HUNDREDS of new inspectors will spring visits on aged care homes.

Couple's royally right timing during Aussie holiday

premium_icon Couple's royally right timing during Aussie holiday

The Portsmouth couple realised their trip coincided with the Royal's

New laws could ban problem customers from buildings

premium_icon New laws could ban problem customers from buildings

The laws would help deal with aggressive or harrassing behaviour

UPDATE: Wire damage blamed for major power outage

UPDATE: Wire damage blamed for major power outage

It is not known when power will be restored

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    Heartbreak as old, former puppy farm dog stolen near Gympie

    Heartbreak as old, former puppy farm dog stolen near Gympie

    We love Tara so much please let her come home.

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    LETTERS: Fair go for Pauline

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    LETTERS: We can't allow inmates to be killed

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    It’s not a ‘driver’ shortage

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    Opinion

      Simple child’s backpack a window into hell

      premium_icon Simple child’s backpack a window into hell

      Its owner’s story would shock us and she’s not alone in suffering.

      What you really need to know about sharks

      premium_icon What you really need to know about sharks

      Devastating, shocking footage reveals environmental catastrophe

      Nine Aussie women killed in October: Where is the outrage?

      premium_icon Nine Aussie women killed in October: Where is the outrage?

      October has been hell for women in Australia.

      Help relieve student pressure in race to finish line

      Help relieve student pressure in race to finish line

      Find the right balance to get Year 12s through exam time.

      Local Business News

        Royal boost to the Fraser Coast region's economy

        premium_icon Royal boost to the Fraser Coast region's economy

        'It's been an incredible boost for business.'

        Terry White Group is being bought out

        premium_icon Terry White Group is being bought out

        An iconic Queensland pharmacy chain is set to be bought out

        Tenders shortlisted for The Avenue

        premium_icon Tenders shortlisted for The Avenue

        Dozens of local companies have applied for the tender

        Gift of sight could be your old specs

        Gift of sight could be your old specs

        Got a pair of reading glasses you no longer need?

        ‘Traumatic time’: Injuries suggest violent death

        premium_icon ‘Traumatic time’: Injuries suggest violent death

        TOYAH Cordingley had ‘visible’ and ‘violent’ injuries to her body.

        How southeast will become a model metropolis

        premium_icon How southeast will become a model metropolis

        Bid to secure 20-year deal to make SEQ a model metropolis.

        GoFundMe to refund on ‘sham’ campaigns

        premium_icon GoFundMe to refund on ‘sham’ campaigns

        GULLIBLE donors in funding sham crowd-funding will get money back.

        Young boy injured in motorbike hit and run

        Young boy injured in motorbike hit and run

        POLICE are hunting for witnesses after a young child was injured in a shocking hit...

        Aussie model’s ‘awful’ health fight

        Aussie model’s ‘awful’ health fight

        Australian model Bridget Malcolm appears to have it all.

        Man shoots parents over $40 bottle of wine

        Man shoots parents over $40 bottle of wine

        A MAN WHO shot his parents has been “rewarded” $250,000.

        Man’s heartbreaking letter from a psych ward

        Man’s heartbreaking letter from a psych ward

        RYAN Heffernan has been sectioned. Again.

        Trained to fight and save lives: ‘Down and dirty medicine’

        premium_icon Trained to fight and save lives: ‘Down and dirty medicine’

        A Voodoo Medic is a “trump card” on the battlefield.

        Sinister reason men flock to this island

        Sinister reason men flock to this island

        Sun, sand and sex — with children.

        Weird rectangular iceberg explained by scientists

        Weird rectangular iceberg explained by scientists

        What causes this natural phenomenon?

        Rosie O’Donnell engaged to cop

        Rosie O’Donnell engaged to cop

        Rosie O’Donnell will be walking down the aisle a third time.

        Body parts of slain journalist ‘found in garden’

        Body parts of slain journalist ‘found in garden’

        Killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was ‘planned operation’.

        Four-year-old has Bunnings birthday party

        Four-year-old has Bunnings birthday party

        THESE parents have gone peak Australia by throwing their son a Bunnings birthday...

        WATCH: Hervey Bay singer to train with Australian greats

        premium_icon WATCH: Hervey Bay singer to train with Australian greats

        Hervey Bay singer accepted into same school as Hugh Jackman

        Shocking find inside kids' snack

        Shocking find inside kids' snack

        Mouldy find in classic Aussie snack

        Killer croc chomps down on  chooks

        Killer croc chomps down on chooks

        AN NT man has had his tiny terrier ‘Dumb Blonde’ and pet chooks taken by a...