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Thu 23 Jan 2020

Mining jobs bonanza: 700 roles paying $100k+ on offer

premium_icon Mining jobs bonanza: 700 roles paying $100k+ on offer

About 700 of more than 1000 available jobs in the Queensland mining sector are paying six-figure sums. SEE WHERE THE JOBS ARE!

'Fed up': Dairy industry being used as a political football

premium_icon 'Fed up': Dairy industry being used as a political football

Farmers are fed up with having the dairy industry treated like a political football: A letter from the Queensland Dairyfarmers’ Organisation president

60-year-old Grandma charged with trafficking $80k+ in drugs

premium_icon 60-year-old Grandma charged with trafficking $80k+ in drugs

The Blackbutt granny is facing over 60 drug-related charges.

Granite Belt loses its title as top region for a fruity fave

premium_icon Granite Belt loses its title as top region for a fruity fave

The Granite Belt has been overtaken as the go-to region for one of Australia’s most sought after fruit varieties.

Powerful words: Daughter shares late mother's poem about Ada

premium_icon Powerful words: Daughter shares late mother's poem about Ada

50 years after the storm struck, Glenda Vickers reveals a special handwritten poem written by her mum Margaret Tappenden that reflects on Cyclone Ada.

Soldier held five captive in ‘terrifying’ home invasion

premium_icon Soldier held five captive in ‘terrifying’ home invasion

Rhys Michael Smith held five people captive at knifepoint after a drunken drug-fuelled night on the town.

Is Coles rolling out a ‘food that looks like genitals’ line?

Is Coles rolling out a ‘food that looks like genitals’ line?

Supermarket reveals what's going on with the new-look ‘vagicado’ and whether or not it's a new entry into the popular ‘fruit that look like genitalia’ grocery line.

Sledging cricketer dislocates jaw

Sledging cricketer dislocates jaw

Trash talk is common place in sport, but one local cricketer’s attempts went pear-shaped and ended with him rushing to hospital.

Beaten Tomljanovic left to rue umpire's overrules

Beaten Tomljanovic left to rue umpire's overrules

Ajla Tomljanovic was left cursing her trust in the system after suffering a gut-wrenching three-set Australian Open loss to former world No.1 Garbine Muguruza

’Tinder pro’ shares tips for swiping success in Burnett

premium_icon ’Tinder pro’ shares tips for swiping success in Burnett

Meet ‘Tinder Cowboy’ James, and believe me ladies, this isn’t his first rodeo.

Jobs axed as administrator takes over major fashion brand

premium_icon Jobs axed as administrator takes over major fashion brand

At least 37 of this fashion giant's stores will close as administrators search for a new buyer, cutting jobs and redeploying some workers.

‘No signs of life’ in latest search for miner

premium_icon ‘No signs of life’ in latest search for miner

Emergency crews, including specialist mine rescuers, are still no closer to locating the missing miner after an earth collapse earlier this morning.

Aussie falls agonisingly short of grand breakthrough

premium_icon Aussie falls agonisingly short of grand breakthrough

The 26-year-old Aussie remains confident a career highlight could come “any week”.

Millman bracing for 'ruthless' Federer onslaught

premium_icon Millman bracing for 'ruthless' Federer onslaught

Go inside John Millman’s planning as he looks to take down the king, again.

Police hunt for pair who may be armed after Wide Bay robbery

Police hunt for pair who may be armed after Wide Bay robbery

Detectives investigating the armed robbery of a cafe and a string of other offences have released the identities of two people they want to speak to.

Live and dead cockroaches found in popular bar

premium_icon Live and dead cockroaches found in popular bar

A magistrate has slammed the owner of a former well known bar and restaurant after live and dead cockroaches were found in its kitchen.

Safety fears held for elderly Barbara O’Connor

Safety fears held for elderly Barbara O’Connor

Police hold concerns for an elderly nomadic woman who was reported missing after she failed to return to her accommodation.

Four people trapped at swimming hole

premium_icon Four people trapped at swimming hole

Expert swift water rescue technicians are working to assist four people trapped at a popular swimming hole near Josephine Falls.

Talented teen fights back against his rare cancer

premium_icon Talented teen fights back against his rare cancer

Talented footballer Joseph Kearsley has had a positive development in his cancer battle, with renewed optimism around his recovery.

$200 steaks! Is this one of our most lavish steakhouses?

premium_icon $200 steaks! Is this one of our most lavish steakhouses?

A crooning pianist accompanied by a saxophonist, $200 steaks and Moreton Bay bug mash. Alison Walsh checks out this fancy restaurant

Taxi driver bashed by passenger in ‘unprovoked attack’

premium_icon Taxi driver bashed by passenger in ‘unprovoked attack’

22-year-old Jem Douglas Robertso Jaggar - who bashed a taxi driver - had once previously hit a bus driver while trying to evade a fare, a court has heard.

‘I’m no Hodge’: Birchall to play his own way

premium_icon ‘I’m no Hodge’: Birchall to play his own way

Grant Birchall is bullish about his new club’s 2020 chances.

SuperCoach: basic tactics and strategy explained

SuperCoach: basic tactics and strategy explained

Delving into SuperCoach NRL strategy, we break down the game plan used by experienced players and why it works (most of the time)

Secrets behind the Hottest 100

premium_icon Secrets behind the Hottest 100

One man already knows who's won this year’s Hottest 100. He shares the secrets behind the world's biggest music poll and how they keep the result under wraps.

Driver trapped after car plunges off bridge

premium_icon Driver trapped after car plunges off bridge

A woman has been flown to Cairns Hospital with serious injuries after her car plunged off a bridge south of Cairns.

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