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Queensland city to remember lost MH17 couple Roger and Jill Guard

Remembering Roger and Jill Guard.

Toowoomba will hold a memorial service on Sunday for Roger and Jill Guard who perished when Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine.

Queensland uranium mine to reopen under plan

Mary Kathleen uranium mine.

Queensland's last productive uranium mine will be reopened under a plan to resume mining the resource in the state.

I'm a 'servant of the people': Campbell Newman

Campbell Newman

Amy Remeikis Campbell Newman said he was a "servant of the people", as he effectively dodged and weaved anything the opposition threw at him during his morning's estimates hearings session.

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Queensland tourism campaign highlights what people like about Sydney

Brisbane Airport.

Amy Remeikis Tourism Minister Jann Stuckey has been asked to explain why a Brisbane advertising campaign seemingly promotes Sydney.

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People power saves Dutton Park train station

A Brisbane train station.

Tony Moore Station escapes axe in 5 billion underground Bus and Train project.

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Smack talk: Brisbane writer's quest to reframe the drugs discussion

Natalie Bochenski Andrew McMillen spent the decade between 15 and 25 being very anti-drugs, sticking instead to binge drinking whenever he wanted to relax or party.

Outdoor advertising self-regulation to stay

Amy Remeikis The Queensland government has decided the advertising industry is doing enough to regulate itself, but has left itself the option of coming in with a bigger stick if advertisers don’t abide by...

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New twist on car pooling could save $100 a week

CommuterXpress carpooler Mark Vaney with Brisbane's deputy mayor, Cr Adrian Schrinner.

Tony Moore Car pooling is back, but with a difference.

Boat capsizes in Moreton Bay, 6 people stranded

Marissa Calligeros Six people have been rescued from an upturned boat in Moreton Bay, off Brisbane.

Girl, 2, abducted from home by four people

The two-year-old girl taken from a Willowbank home.

Kim Stephens Police are searching for a two-year-old girl taken from her Willowbank home.

Six people contract measles in Brisbane

Six people have contracted measles in north Brisbane, but authorities are unable to say where the outbreak of the highly contagious disease originated from.

Queensland weather: People, dogs plucked from water

A man was rescued from this car in Gympie.

Kristian Silva Five people and two dogs rescued as Gold Coast receiving more than 300mm of rain.

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Five people killed in light plane crash in Queensland

Plane crash in Caboolture.

Eamonn Duff, Anne Tarasov, Rory Callinan Four men and a woman were killed on Saturday in a fiery plane crash at a Queensland airfield.

French student's murder: police spend night interviewing people near crime scene

CCTV footage of Sophie Collombet before her death.

Kristian Silva Murdered French student Sophie Collombet turned down the offer of a lift home on the night she was killed in a South Brisbane park.

Chloe Campbell case: Police take DNA samples from more than 20 people

Chloe Campbell

Marissa Calligeros Police have taken DNA samples from more than 20 people as they investigate the unusual kidnapping of Queensland toddler Chloe Campbell.

Powerhouse forum brings politics to the people

powerhouse forum

Tony Moore House of Power forum tackles everything from nuclear energy to airport noise.

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Peter Dowling's mistress 'enjoyed the people's money'

Peter Dowling.

The mistress of a Queensland MP who photographed his penis in a glass of red wine says she "enjoyed the people's money" when the pair went on official trips together.

Detectives interview three people after body found in shallow grave

Korean man Min Tae Kim

Staff reporters A body has been recovered from a shallow grave at Algester.

Australians back immigration but not boat people: Scanlon-Monash Mapping Social Cohesion report

Natalie Bochenski One in five Australians has experienced discrimination over the past year, with that number jumping to more than one in three for recent immigrants.

Year of the Snake people

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Natalie Bochenski Sunday February 10 marks the start of the Chinese New Year, with 2013 being the Year of the Snake.

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