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Caloundra and Ipswich tops for solar: Energex

Tony Moore The retirees, holiday makers and young families of Caloundra and the working class city of Ipswich have Southeast Queensland’s highest proportion of solar systems according to a breakdown of...

Pilot snaps photo of UFO over Caloundra

Carly Rees A commercial pilot with more than 30 years' experience has been left scratching his head over mysterious lights he saw over Caloundra on Good Friday.

Newman to Sunshine Coast Council: get on with it

Amy Remeikis Premier Campbell Newman has criticised the Sunshine Coast Regional Council for not doing enough to encourage development in the region, saying property developers had told him it was 'difficult'...

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$500 million new money for Gympie 'danger' stretch of Bruce Highway

Tony Moore Seventeen "new" Bruce Highway projects are set to begin in the next four years.

Federal budget: $7 co-payment will hurt, say Salvos

Kristian Silva A $7 fee could be the difference between Collin Hammant choosing to see a doctor or deciding to buy himself a proper dinner - but he says he’s one of the lucky ones.

Convicted child sex offender sent love letter to victim from prison

Prison

Adam Davies A Sunshine Coast mother is horrified at the complete lack of checks and balances which allowed a man convicted of raping her nine-year-old boy to send the boy a love letter from inside prison.

Queensland budget 2014: Major infrastructure plan banks on asset sales

Queensland budget 2014

Tony Moore Bruce Highway projects and the Moreton Bay Rail Link from Petrie to Kippa-Ring are the focus of transport funding in the Queensland Government's 2014-15 budget.

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Daniel Morcombe murder trial: Glass, footprints, tyre marks found

Brett Peter Cowan listens to evidence in Brisbane's Supreme Court.

Marissa Calligeros Police found broken glass, footprints and tyre marks at the bus stop where Daniel Morcombe disappeared, a court has heard.

Man charged with Sunshine Coast murder of Bruce Steensen

Bruce 'Wolf' Steensen in happier days aboard his boat.

Kristian Silva A 21-year-old man has been charged with the murder of a Brisbane man, who died in the early hours of Saturday on the Sunshine Coast.

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.

Woman, 35, charged with killing elderly man

A Caloundra woman has been charged over the death of a 73-year-old man at Caloundra.

Bali deaths: Memorial service for mum and daughter

Noelene Bischoff, 54, and her daughter, Yvan Jeana Yuri Bischoff pic supplied

A memorial service for a Queensland mum and her teenage daughter who died under mysterious circumstances while holidaying in Bali will be held on the Sunshine Coast.

Raids net huge cash, heroin haul

Queensland police seize almost half a million dollars cash and heroin worth $1.4m, as well as vehicles in raids in Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast.

Police have seized almost half a million dollars in cash and heroin worth $1.4 million in a series of raids in Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast.

Bischoffs farewelled with glowing tales at Gatton funeral

GATTON, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 20: Flowers cover the coffins at the funeral of Noelene and Yvana Bischoff at the Gatton Baptist church.

Amy Remeikis Just as they did everything else, Noelene Bischoff and her daughter Yvana, known simply as "the girls", left on their final journey together.

Norovirus outbreak spreads

An outbreak of highly contagious norovirus gastroenteritis in southeast Queensland has spread west to Ipswich to infect more than 50 nursing home patients.

New legislation to make life hell for bikies

Campbell Newman

Amy Remeikis They are the 1 per cent which have dominated almost 100 per cent of the government's time for the past two weeks.

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Jockey Desiree Gill dies after Sunshine Coast race fall

Desiree Gill

Kristian Silva A premiership-winning female jockey has died following a race fall at the Sunshine Coast Turf Club on Saturday night.

Fearless or foolhardy? A Queenslander's journey to Fukushima

Inside Fukushima's nuclear exclusion zone.

Tony Moore It is the extreme quiet inside the 30-kilometre exclusion zone around the world's second-worst nuclear disaster that is the most worrying.

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Aussie Rules coach bashed to death

wayne dover

Marissa Calligeros An Aussie Rules coach bashed to death outside a Queensland nightclub has been remembered as a "lovable, big-hearted fella" who mentored his under-18s team to a state title.

Brisbane Live At Work: Tuesday, January 15, 2013

brisbane live at work

Brisbane Live At Work: Monday, January 15, 2013

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