August 2020

Published a story 9th Aug 2020 6:20 PM

Mayor: ‘I am on record as saying we do not support exemptions being given to the mining sector for workers from COVID-19 hotspots.’

Conflict over allowing ‘specialist’ FIFO miners to still cross borders

Mayor: ‘I am on record as saying we do not support exemptions being given to the mining sector for workers from COVID-19 hotspots.’

Published a story 9th Aug 2020 5:31 PM

Harry Bruce’s cartoon of the day and readers have their say on current events.

LETTERS: If there is no fuel, there can be no fire

Harry Bruce’s cartoon of the day and readers have their say on current events.

Published a story 9th Aug 2020 5:27 PM

Man jailed for serious assaults against a Central Queensland pub manager and a woman.

One drop is one too many for this violent drunk

Man jailed for serious assaults against a Central Queensland pub manager and a woman.

Published a story 9th Aug 2020 12:47 PM

A LEARNER licence holder was busted drink driving without a legal supervising driver in the car, all for a feed of KFC.

KFC cravings cost L plater $650 and loss of licence

A LEARNER licence holder was busted drink driving without a legal supervising driver in the car, all for a feed of KFC.

Published a story 7th Aug 2020 4:05 PM

A want-to-be gangster planned to break into a police station to get his methamphetamine stash back.

‘Gangster’ planned to burgle police station for meth stash

A want-to-be gangster planned to break into a police station to get his methamphetamine stash back.

Published a story 7th Aug 2020 10:06 AM

Police became suspicious when they noticed a man leaning through the window of a parked car.

Woman busted by police hour after stocking up on heroin

Police became suspicious when they noticed a man leaning through the window of a parked car.

Published a story 6th Aug 2020 5:09 PM

The man had multiple run-ins with police.

Drugs downward spiral: From disability support work to crime

The man had multiple run-ins with police.

Published a story 6th Aug 2020 2:32 PM

Defence lawyer Rowan King: ‘He got hooked at a young age and never stopped’

Man busted growing marijuana wrote his name on plants

Defence lawyer Rowan King: ‘He got hooked at a young age and never stopped’

Published a story 6th Aug 2020 12:56 PM

He had a limited criminal record with no prior convictions for drugs, until he turned to the highly addictive substance.

Dad turns his life around after being busted with meth

He had a limited criminal record with no prior convictions for drugs, until he turned to the highly addictive substance.

Published a story 4th Aug 2020 11:48 AM

A drug driver caught twice in six weeks confessed he has humiliated himself and disgraced his family name.

Twice caught drug driver: ‘I have humiliated myself’

A drug driver caught twice in six weeks confessed he has humiliated himself and disgraced his family name.

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