Gympie

Woman stabbed, man bashed in 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'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

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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.

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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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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Brisbane Live: Thursday October 9, 2014

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Welcome to Brisbane Live, where you'll find rolling coverage of the news as it happens in Brisbane

Woman fends off intruders with a mop

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

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.

Queensland police hunt for man over stabbing on the Sunshine Coast

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Queensland police are hunting for man who they believe repeatedly stabbed a woman and bashed a man.

Police officer bitten during caravan park arrest

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Natalie Bochenski A police officer was bitten on the hand while attempting to arrest a man at a Brisbane caravan park on Saturday night.

Burnt torso: Police search for body parts

Police divers investigating the murder of a man whose burnt torso was discovered near Gympie last year search Cedar Pocket Dam.

Search crews return alleged murder scene to search for missing body parts.

Grass fire near Gateway Motorway billows smoke

Fire of the Gateway Motorway near Bracken Ridge.

Fire officers were on Saturday attending a "highly visible" blaze close to the conjunction of two of Queensland's busiest roads.

Guns, drugs, cash seized as 48 charged in drug bust

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Kristian Silva and Tony Moore State-wide operation targets criminal gangs.

Bruce Highway traffic: ute collides with a truck carrying house

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A ute has collided with an oversized truck transporting a house north of Brisbane.