TIMING for new roads and upgrades throughout Mooloolaba has been finalised, with resumption of a Coast grandmother's home high on the list.
A 40-YEAR-OLD man is due to face court this week charged with dangerous driving for what police will allege was hooning behaviour.
A BACKYARD fire has damaged a small shed and a section of fence at Eumundi.
A TEAM effort between paramedics, local residents and a helicopter has been required to rescue a forestry crash victim.
THE worst of winter chills are likely over as forecasters predict a steady rise in temperatures through until the end of the month.
POLICE are investigating after a car crashed into a ditch on the Bruce Highway overnight.
A CYCLIST is being treated after a collision with a car on the Coast.
A PUSH to restrict traffic flow into a tranquil Coast housing estate has been defeated.
STATE opposition leader Deb Frecklington has criticised the government for a "paltry” spend on Coast rail duplication in coming years.
UPDATE: Customers have jumped clear of an out-of-control car which ploughed into a busy Coast pizza shop.
Stuart studied journalism at the University of Southern Queensland in Toowoomba. He worked briefly at Central Queensland News and Warwick Daily News. He has worked as a reporter at The Chronicle since July 2009.