Gympie

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.

Wolvi 'shaken' by Kirra-Lea McLoughlin death

Kristian Silva Police expected to interview victim's partner.

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.

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?

Queensland police

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

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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Police investigate 'suspicious death' of Wolvi mother Kirra-Lea McLoughlin

Wolvi mother Kirra-Lea McLoughlin.

Kristian Silva A mother-of-four who died from head injuries after an assault lay injured for more than half a day until paramedics were called.

Empty toilet roll triggers 'brain snap' at Queensland pub

Queensland woman pleads guilty to assault that started with an empty toilet roll in a pub.

Being caught with no toilet paper is enough to upset anyone but a Queensland woman recently took it to the extreme.

Tradie may shed light on torso 'murder'

Qld police

Queensland police hope a tradesperson or cleaner can shed light on the case of a man allegedly murdered and decapitated by his partner.

Police investigate death of Wolvi woman

Kristian Silva Homicide detectives are investigating the death of a 27-year-old woman, who died in hospital after an alleged assault on July 17.

Estimates hearings a comical farce

Queensland Parliament.

Amy Remeikis Don't blame it on the government. Don't blame it on the opposition. Don't blame it on the questioning. Blame it on estimates.

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Woman charged with murder after burnt torso investigation

Qld police

Kristian Silva A woman has been charged with murder by police investigating the discovery of a burnt human torso near Gympie last year.

Car clue in Cedar Pocket torso investigation

Kristian Silva Police investigating a baffling case where a burnt human torso was found on the side of a rural Queensland road have identified a car seen in the area prior to the body being found.

Bruce Highway traffic delayed by truck crash

A truck rollover at Murrumba Downs spilled wood chips on the Bruce Highway and delayed traffic during the afternoon rush.

Kristian Silva Truck rollover on the Bruce Highway closed southbound lanes and caused delays into the afternoon peak on Wednesday afternoon.

Severe delays on Caboolture and Sunshine Coast train lines

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A powerline issue is causing delays of up to 90 minutes on the Caboolture and Sunshine Coast train lines, with Translink urging passengers heading to the State of Origin to make their way to...

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Police investigating Shaun Barker death search Tin Can Bay house

Victim Shaun Barker.

Kristian Silva Police investigating the death of Gold Coast man Shaun Barker have spent the last four days at a Tin Can Bay property near where his remains were found.

Queensland politician and public servant criminal histories almost revealed

Amy Remeikis A serving police officer and vice-president of the Queensland Police Union attempted to reveal the criminal histories of high ranking public servants and politicians in the union’s publicly...

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