Staff Reporters 12:01am After 15 years in crisis, life had started to improve for slain mother-of-four Anthea Mari, until her body was discovered in a Norman Park home.
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NATALIE BOCHENSKI 12:01am It's taken nearly 80 years, but the American Ballet Theatre has finally made it to Australia.
Elise Stevenson 8:21pm It's been a learning curve, but also an experience that's given a great sense of purpose.
Marissa Calligeros and Kristian Silva 7:46pm Police have charged a man with the murder of Norman Park mother Anthea Mari after his dramatic arrest on the Gold Coast.
AMY REMEIKIS 6:44pm With the government so focussed on staying on-message, it has been a while since deputy premier Jeff Seeney has been allowed to let loose.
KIM STEPHENS 7:09pm A small piece of Brisbane history is about to get a thoroughly modern makeover.
AMY REMEIKIS 6:00pm Premier Campbell Newman said he was "very confident" that the other states will soon be looking to the "Queensland model" to address their alcohol and drug fuelled violence problems, saying he didn't believe other jurisdictions went far enough in addressing the issue.
KRISTIAN SILVA 4:35pm The man charged with murdering New Zealand tourist Warriena Wright, who fell from the 14th floor of a Gold Coast apartment, will apply for bail next month.
PHIL LUTTON 5:00pm For those who believe the Cronulla organisation deserves everything it gets, you should be well pleased. Karma is preening itself to be an absolute bitch on Monday night.
NATALIE BOCHENSKI 4:39pm It's almost appropriate storms north and west of Brisbane are blowing in on the night Bob Dylan plays an intimate gig at The Tivoli.
KRISTIAN SILVA 3:51pm A man arrested over the suspected murder of Norman Park mother Anthea Mari was bitten by a police dog and hospitalised, following a tip-off of his whereabouts from the public.
MARISSA CALLIGEROS 2:55pm A man has been flown to hospital with serious injuries after crashing a grain truck on Wednesday morning.
TONY MOORE 2:54pm A proposal to deposit dredge spoil from the expanding Abbot Point coal terminal north of Bowen onshore at a disused salt plant must now be fully examined, the government's Federal MP for the Whitsundays believes.
KRISTIAN SILVA 3:15pm Five people have been injured after a car crashed into a supermarket in Caboolture South on Wednesday morning.
CAMERON ATFIELD 1:30pm It's not often one gets the chance to see a bona fide music legend like Bob Dylan in an intimate club venue such as Fortitude Valley's Tivoli.
12:20pm A Queensland police officer who was found with drugs, cash and Viagra has been fined $750.
AMY REMEIKIS 12:17pm Premier Campbell Newman is "nonplussed" by new legislation which will boost police powers at designated major events and allow trained volunteers and public servants to search attendees, saying "there is nothing new here".
AMY REMEIKIS 12:27pm Premier Campbell Newman defends decision to hire a communications research company to communicate with government departments.
Kim Stephens 1:41pm Brisbane's Lord Mayor says a recently released draft plan to transform the inner south's Kurilpa Parklands is merely the starting point of a long community conversation about to how best revitalise the area.
KRISTIAN SILVA 12:14pm Police have reportedly arrested a Gold Coast man wanted for questioning over the death of a mother on Brisbane's eastside.
KRISTIAN SILVA 11:26am A manhunt is underway on the Gold Coast after a woman was threatened with a knife outside a surf club.
TONY MOORE 10:56am Guitars individually signed by some of rock's biggest names – including The Eagles, Paul Stanley and Ted Nugent - have been stolen from a guitar collectors' garage in the bayside suburb of Manly West.
Judith Kerr 11:06am A resident has sent Redland City Council a gruesome message after dropping off a dead koala to its Bloomfield Street offices.
NATALIE BOCHENSKI 10:34am Compared to the epic carnival that the was the 2012 Born This Way Ball, Lady Gaga's 2014 offering, the ArtPop Ball, had a stripped back feel about it.
KRISTIAN SILVA 9:05am Police are searching the Gold Coast for a man seen leaving a home on Brisbane's eastside moments before a mother's body was found.
John Rice, Griffith University and Nigel Martin, Australian National University 8:47am Former deputy prime minister and Nationals doyen Tim Fischer was famous for his whistle-stop press conferences outside rural post offices.
Tina Cockburn and Bill Madden, Queensland University of Technology 8:32am People with life-threatening or incurable diseases may be willing to try experimental drugs and unproven treatments, but they face the risk of exploitation. Is the law the best avenue to ensure that they are protected while medical innovation is encouraged?
Claire Moore 8:19am All Australians should be profoundly disappointed Tony Abbott’s Minister for Families Kevin Andrews is lending such strong endorsement to a conference in Melbourne this week which has such a narrow and outdated view of what Australian families look like in 2014.
KRISTIAN SILVA 12:01am Queensland Police have launched an ethical standards probe into how a television station obtained sensitive details about a large explosives haul discovered in a Pullenvale home.
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The opening span of Riverwalk is commissioned on Tuesday, with boaties required to call Council and wait "5 to 8 minutes" for it to open.
Time lapse vision shows a section of Riverwalk being installed which will pivot open to allow boats access to pontoons.
The heritage-listed Boggo Road Gaol could become a boutique hotel or backpacker hostel in order to generate revenue to maintain the prison.
Learning a second language will help Prep students get "great results" and "better engagement with the rest of the world".
Surfers enjoy superb conditions at the Kirra superbank on Monday. Nine News
Police are questioning two men in hoodies after a woman's body was found in a house at Norman Park in Brisbane's inner east on Tuesday morning. Nine News
Fire fighters who believe "we are undervalued" are launching a multi-million dollar class action against the Queensland government.
The Queensland government makes a "long term plan" to introduce second language classes for Prep students because it's a "great thing for the young brain".
Senator Glenn Lazarus talks about the pressure of being a politician and dealing with negative press that "affects my family and friends".
A home is destroyed by fire at Marsden on Brisbane's south side early Monday morning.