Kristian Silva Police have charged a 17-year-old old with the alleged rape of an elderly woman in Mackay, who was reportedly attacked in the front yard of her property.
Kristian Silva An elderly woman was sexually assaulted in the front yard of a Mackay property in a brazen attack on Monday evening, police say.
Kristian Silva Police have released security footage of a man who allegedly sexually assaulted a woman near Mackay last week.
Kim Waters Two rugby league players have pleaded guilty to charges resulting from Mad Monday "show-off" antics that made international headlines during Prime Minister Kevin Rudd's visit to a central Queensland...
A man is expected to appear in Mackay Magistrates Court on Thursday morning over multiple firearm and other offences in relation to the shootings.
Kim Stephens and Marissa Calligeros A three-year-old Queensland is in a critical condition after being mauled by the family dog at the weekend.
Bridie Jabour Online "rumours and innuendo" are wasting the resources of police officers desperately trying to solve the violent killing of a young Queensland woman.
Kristian Silva Peng Linling didn’t think she’d spend a large part of her dream Australian honeymoon in hospital, but if it wasn’t for the efforts of aerial paramedics it’s likely her fate...
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.
Kim Stephens Australia could be set to follow in New York’s footsteps by introducing eco-friendly, biodegradable cigarette filters.
Amy Remeikis The Schools Planning Commission has determined more than 100 new schools will probably be needed across the state in the next 20 years - and it is already failing to take into account about 38,000...
Kim Stephens Southern Queenslanders lead the state in diagnoses of the deadly skin cancer melanoma, new figures from Cancer Council Queensland show.
Amy Remeikis Queensland Energy Minister Mark McArdle has celebrated the demise of the carbon tax as he fronted budget estimates hearings.
Kristian Silva A giant SOS sketched on a beach has helped rescuers find a woman who was injured after falling out of a coconut tree on a private island near Mackay.
Amy Remeikis This year’s budget estimates hearings, where ministers and their senior bureaucrats are compelled to answer questions on how they spend the public’s money, begin on Tuesday.
Kristian Silva Man, 66, triggered search after walking out of a Queensland prison camp.
A central Queensland police officer has been suspended from duty on misconduct charges.
21-year-old charged over attack on woman in her 60s in Central Queensland.
Tony Moore A report card shows water quality in the "inshore'' of the Great Barrier Reef remains poor.
Tony Moore A major report card shows water quality in the inshore of the Great Barrier Reef remains poor, despite reductions in pesticides and nutrients flowing on to the reef.