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Tue 12 Jan 2021

Man leads police on low speed car chase lands, cops $6k fine

Premium Content Man leads police on low speed car chase lands, cops $6k fine

The court also heard how he went to the home of a person he bought a car from intending to bash him and broke a door

Mum of three caught swapping number plates after car crash

Premium Content Mum of three caught swapping number plates after car crash

The 24-year-old faced Gympie Magistrates Court after swapping the number plates of a car involved in a multi-vehicle crash

Mon 11 Jan 2021

'Never lost hope': Stolen puppies found after five weeks

Premium Content 'Never lost hope': Stolen puppies found after five weeks

A pair of cute puppies have been returned to their Kyogle home after they were stolen last November.

Dad’s bail denied after ‘$300K’ drugs found under ute

Premium Content Dad’s bail denied after ‘$300K’ drugs found under ute

A dad who police say was supposed to be in lockdown has been denied bail after about $300,000 of drugs was found under a ute at Noosa.

Men fined for encouraging dingo to ‘smell, lick’ hands

Premium Content Men fined for encouraging dingo to ‘smell, lick’ hands

Two men have received hefty fines for interfering with a dingo at Orchid Beach on Fraser Island.

Family celebrates life cut short in train tragedy

Premium Content Family celebrates life cut short in train tragedy

A small family service was held for Sarah Louise Day over the weekend.

Sun 10 Jan 2021

High-tech hwy checkpoint pulls over 73 motorists

Premium Content High-tech hwy checkpoint pulls over 73 motorists

A Bruce Highway police checkpoint has pulled over 73 vehicles and questioned the drivers who had attempted to reach the Sunshine Coast from Brisbane.

Wed 6 Jan 2021

DJI Mini 2 Australian review: Extra zoom, amazing in wind

DJI Mini 2 Australian review: Extra zoom, amazing in wind

Upgraded motors have given it a flight time of up to 30 minutes, faster acceleration and overall speed and the ability to withstand winds of up to 38 km/h.

Surprise! Boyfriend’s epic proposal while under water

Premium Content Surprise! Boyfriend’s epic proposal while under water

A man has made quite a splash by popping the question to his girlfriend while scuba diving in Sunshine Coast waters. SEE THE PHOTOS

Mum’s $400 Facebook messenger mistake

Premium Content Mum’s $400 Facebook messenger mistake

AN IPSWICH mum told a group chat her estranged daughter was living with ‘all gays’

Tue 5 Jan 2021

$15k raised for surfer after tragic accident

Premium Content $15k raised for surfer after tragic accident

Community members have pitched in to raise more than $15,000 – and counting – for beloved Coolum surfer Luddy Reynolds who died in a New Year’s Day tragedy.

Sun 3 Jan 2021

Child in serious condition after being hit by a car

Premium Content Child in serious condition after being hit by a car

A seven-year-old girl has been airlifted to hospital after being hit by a car at Evans Head.

‘Horrific pain’: Mum’s warning after stonefish sting

Premium Content ‘Horrific pain’: Mum’s warning after stonefish sting

An afternoon at the beach on Christmas Day ended in spending almost five hours in hospital for a Coast family.

Renewed calls for four lanes after spate of serious crashes

Premium Content Renewed calls for four lanes after spate of serious crashes

The Wide Bay MP has long been an advocate for upgrading the highway

Ten years on: Baby Montannah’s rescue lifted spirits

Premium Content Ten years on: Baby Montannah’s rescue lifted spirits

At just 13-months, Montannah's rescue became one of the most iconic images of the rescue effort during the horrific floods of 2011.

Fri 1 Jan 2021

Shock border closure sparks 13-hour New Year journey

Premium Content Shock border closure sparks 13-hour New Year journey

A Lismore man’s life was thrown into turmoil with the last minute decision to shut Victoria’s borders.

Tue 29 Dec 2020

‘Sore and battered’: Hang glider pilot’s injuries revealed

Premium Content ‘Sore and battered’: Hang glider pilot’s injuries revealed

Man airlifted to hospital after crashing into house at Yeppoon on Sunday.

Senator’s brother in $61m mine row

Premium Content Senator’s brother in $61m mine row

Glencore has been locked in dispute with John Canavan’s company since July over more than $35m worth of cash calls.

Party group told to stop trashing beaches or ‘rack off’

Premium Content Party group told to stop trashing beaches or ‘rack off’

Byron’s deputy mayor has criticised the group who trashed Belongil Beach at the weekend.

Man flown to hospital after barbecue explosion

Premium Content Man flown to hospital after barbecue explosion

The man suffered several facial burns after a barbecue exploded on a Southern Downs property overnight.

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