Is it okay to favour a child? Fraser Coast mums weigh in

Is it okay to favour a child? Fraser Coast mums weigh in

Is it ever okay to favour a child?

Rates fiasco: Case closed after pollies' intervention

premium_icon Rates fiasco: Case closed after pollies' intervention

Ballooning bungle was popped when Govt jumped in  

Field of crosses to hold messages for loved ones

Field of crosses to hold messages for loved ones

Add a personal touch to ANZAC Day services in Hervey Bay.

Rolf Light takes over as acting mayor

Rolf Light takes over as acting mayor

Cr Light will take over the role from Cr George Seymour.

Letters To The Editor

    Weed debate: '29,000 people in Toowoomba are stoners'

    Weed debate: '29,000 people in Toowoomba are stoners'

    The only thing pot is good for is eating pizza and watching Simpsons

    Comm Games closing ceremony 'embarrassing and disgusting'

    Comm Games closing ceremony 'embarrassing and disgusting'

    Punters were disgusted with the absolute junk which was served up

    Far from conclusive evidence of first Australian residents

    Far from conclusive evidence of first Australian residents

    Those people bear no visual resemblance to modern Aborigines.

    LETTERS: Republics end in disaster

    LETTERS: Republics end in disaster

    Send letters to editorial@news-mail.com.au

    Opinion

      BEHIND THE SPORTS DESK: The fall of Israel

      BEHIND THE SPORTS DESK: The fall of Israel

      VIDEO: Moose is joined behind the sports desk by special guest Burls.

      Folau and Yassmin both deserve free speech

      premium_icon Folau and Yassmin both deserve free speech

      censuring should never have been under consideration

      Without hipsters, we wouldn’t have a food scene

      premium_icon Without hipsters, we wouldn’t have a food scene

      I’m not buying Vegemite-gate and the hipster bashing with it.

      YOUR SAY: Legalising recreational marijuana

      YOUR SAY: Legalising recreational marijuana

      Residents had their say about a proposed plan to legalise marijuana.

      Local Business News

        Qld's $54 billion opportunity

        Qld's $54 billion opportunity

        Can Queensland make the most of changing global economy

        Countdown to opening of game arcade

        premium_icon Countdown to opening of game arcade

        It's a first of its kind in the region.

        Russell's the real bread winner

        Russell's the real bread winner

        The Urangan man took home a string of awards for his bread

        Shooting victim was visiting apartment block

        premium_icon Shooting victim was visiting apartment block

        Victim was shot in the chest just after midnight

        Snake bite victim confirmed as 46-year-old scaffolder

        Snake bite victim confirmed as 46-year-old scaffolder

        THE 46-year-old man killed by an eastern brown snake bite at Deeragun has been...

        Union officials charged over roadworks delays

        premium_icon Union officials charged over roadworks delays

        Six CFMEU officials have been charged with tresspassing.

        U-TURN: Ipswich council to sign new recycling contract

        U-TURN: Ipswich council to sign new recycling contract

        Recycling waste won't go to landfill

        Woman cleared of sacking ‘no’ voter

        Woman cleared of sacking ‘no’ voter

        "We will be taking no further action in relation to this matter at this time.”

        Five worst revelations from Banking Royal Commission

        Five worst revelations from Banking Royal Commission

        “The issues raised have been unacceptable."

        Barnaby and Vikki welcome baby

        Barnaby and Vikki welcome baby

        The baby boy arrived on Monday

        Senator not quitting: He 'still has more work to do'

        premium_icon Senator not quitting: He 'still has more work to do'

        The LNP senator has apparently backflipped on plans to quit

        Teen suicide after parents wouldn’t let her go to party

        Teen suicide after parents wouldn’t let her go to party

        The teen leapt to her death from the 15th floor.

        9/11 victim’s bones will be tested in $1M paternity case

        9/11 victim’s bones will be tested in $1M paternity case

        The man's sister insists her brother never fathered the child.

        Cops shot dead in ‘ambush attack’

        Cops shot dead in ‘ambush attack’

        Two police officers shot dead in broad daylight.

        Pig almost pulls wool over cyclist's eyes in sheepish video

        Pig almost pulls wool over cyclist's eyes in sheepish video

        These pigs look deceptively like sheep with their woolly coats.

        ‘Stupid’ intersection stumps drivers

        ‘Stupid’ intersection stumps drivers

        This intersection isn't doing much to help Perth drivers' reputation.

        Horror as girl pushed into oncoming bus

        Horror as girl pushed into oncoming bus

        CCTV captured the terrifying moment a girl was almost crushed

        Odd note and baked beans left on car

        Odd note and baked beans left on car

        That's one way of telling people not to park somewhere