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Sleeping man brutally bashed in Gympie: police

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A Queensland man is facing an attempted murder charge after allegedly bashing a sleeping victim with a blunt object in Gympie.

Woman stabbed, man bashed in Gympie home invasion

The scene of the Gympie home invasion.

Marissa Calligeros Police are searching for a man believed to have stabbed a woman up to a dozen times and bashed a man with a baseball bat during a terrifying home invasion.

Breakthrough in Gympie burnt torso case

Detectives probing the baffling discovery of a man's charred torso on a Queensland roadside have made a breakthrough.

Gympie MP David Gibson claims police officer 'delivered death threats' for LNP

Queensland MP David Gibson.

Amy Remeikis Retiring LNP MP David Gibson has used parliamentary privilege to accuse a fellow party member and police officer of warning against questioning his loyalty as he had "delivered death threats on...

Could remains solve Gympie torso mystery?

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Remains found in forestry near Tin Can Bay could belong to a headless torso found last year.

Gympie MP David Gibson's former friend referred to the ethics committee

Amy Remeikis The man who revealed Gympie MP David Gibson's past has been referred to the parliamentary ethics committee.

$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.

Rooftop rescues in Gympie as man remains missing

Residents in the Gympie area, north of Brisbane, are being rescued from rooftops while one person remains missing in floodwaters.

Flood-ravaged Gympie wonders, 'where to from here?'

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Natalie Bochenski Gympie politicians believe the town’s famous resilience is being threatened by the sheer frequency of flood events.

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Company offers helping hand to flooded Gympie

Tony Moore The company that helped relocate Grantham in 2011 has offered to kickstart a flood-proofing plan for water-logged Gympie - for free.

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Brisbane weather: Severe thunderstorm warning

Lightning in Templestowe Lower

Kristian Silva It may only be mid-November, but Brisbane weather this week has resembled conditions usually seen half way through January, a senior forecaster says.

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British backpacker Jade Fox killed in crash on Fraser Island

British backpacker Jade Fox, who has died in a car crash on Fraser Island.

Megan Levy British backpacker Jade Fox posted excitedly on her Facebook page last week about her impending trip to Fraser Island in Queensland.

Tourist dies after 4WD rollover on Fraser Island

Crash victim airlifted from Fraser Island.

Dan Nancarrow A tourist has died after a 4WD rollover on Fraser Island on Friday afternoon.

No attempt to threaten Queensland MP: report

Member for Gympie David Gibson.

A former Liberal National Party candidate intimidated a political rival but didn't try to improperly influence the Queensland MP, a report says.

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Bruce Flegg links likely successor to "branch stacking"

Bruce Flegg could 'create problems' for the LNP if he ran independently.

Amy Remeikis The political dumps continue for the Queensland Parliament, with exiled MP Bruce Flegg using his branch newsletter to attack the man likely to replace him as the candidate for Moggill, as having "a...

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Murder accused claims he was 'set up'

Stephen Armitage, 45, charged with murder arrives at the Police Watch-House on Roma Street, Brisbane on October 4.

Kristian Silva Man charged over murder of Shaun Barker previously protested his innocence and claimed he was "set up".

Three charged over murder of Shaun Barker

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 04:  Stephen Armitage, 45, charged with murder arrives at the Police Watch-House on Roma Street, Brisbane on October 4, 2014 in Brisbane, Australia.  (Photo by Michelle Smith/Fairfax Media)

***** Details to come ****** Reporter Cameron Atfield 0418 719 211 Stephen Armitage, 45, charged with murder arrives at the Police Watch-House on Roma Street, Brisbane

Cameron Atfield Three men, including a father and son, have been charged with the "vicious and horrific" murder of a Gold Coast man in late 2013 following a 10-month investigation.

Woman fends off intruders with a mop

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Marissa Calligeros Baseball bat attack in Durack leaves man in hospital.