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Thu 2 Apr 2020

Why News is being forced to suspend community papers

Why News is being forced to suspend community papers

Next week, 60 of News Corp Australia's papers won't be printed and the reason is not coronavirus.

Wed 1 Apr 2020

Parliament recalled amid warning vaccine may take 18 months

Parliament recalled amid warning vaccine may take 18 months

Federal parliament will resume to consider the JobKeeper legislation so cash can start flowing to businesses.

VIRUS BREAKDOWN: Details on 31 Darling Downs COVID-19 cases

premium_icon VIRUS BREAKDOWN: Details on 31 Darling Downs COVID-19 cases

COVID-19 cases in the Darling Downs Health region have been steadily increasing since the first case was revealed. Here is a breakdown of those cases.

‘Life-threatening’: Boy’s coughing joke leaves mum stunned

premium_icon ‘Life-threatening’: Boy’s coughing joke leaves mum stunned

A Coast mum is calling for the younger generation to take the coronavirus pandemic seriously after a boy deliberately coughed in her face and laughed.

‘For me, it was life threatening’: Woman sues over pineapple

premium_icon ‘For me, it was life threatening’: Woman sues over pineapple

She knew as soon as she took a bite from the melon what was happening “and it was terrifying”.

Alleged ‘brutal’ assault with guitar leads to murder charge

premium_icon Alleged ‘brutal’ assault with guitar leads to murder charge

The alleged murder of a Gladesville man who was allegedly attacked with a guitar in his own home has been described as a "brutal" act of violence by police.

Tue 31 Mar 2020

ISLAND CLOSED: Tough measure to stop disease spread

ISLAND CLOSED: Tough measure to stop disease spread

FRASER Island has now been officially been closed to all visitors.

Hospital’s ‘above and beyond’ efforts in trying times

premium_icon Hospital’s ‘above and beyond’ efforts in trying times

A man who had nine hours of heart surgery has showered Sunshine Coast University Hospital staff with praise for their life-changing efforts.

Noosa brand provide reusable relief during health crisis

premium_icon Noosa brand provide reusable relief during health crisis

A Noosa-based clothing brand has launched a range of face masks they hope will help in the fight to stop the spread of COVID-19.

Serial child rapist preyed on own children

premium_icon Serial child rapist preyed on own children

The man targeted girls aged six to fourteen including family friends and his own daughters. WARNING DISTURBING CONTENT

Nurses spat on, abused amid COVID-19 hysteria

premium_icon Nurses spat on, abused amid COVID-19 hysteria

HOSPITAL staff in the region who are helping us are copping abuse as they leave work in their scrubs.

Mon 30 Mar 2020

Sister’s visit may have prompted NZ shooter’s guilty plea

premium_icon Sister’s visit may have prompted NZ shooter’s guilty plea

IT’S been speculated the NZ terrorist, who has pleaded guilty to killing 51 people, may have been prompted by a visit from his Coffs Coast based sister.

Kitten torturer gets green light to apply for blue card

premium_icon Kitten torturer gets green light to apply for blue card

The matter was was heard before a Hervey Bay tribunal

ELECTION DAY THREE: Suarez leads, but no corks popping yet

premium_icon ELECTION DAY THREE: Suarez leads, but no corks popping yet

Maria Suarez is keeping the cork in the champagne for now, but she's in poll position to replace a controversial councillor. Stay tuned for results.

Contact tracing underway for returned Miles traveller

premium_icon Contact tracing underway for returned Miles traveller

HEALTH experts have provided an update on the condition of the patient and their circumstances.

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