Large croc seen near Maryborough

A large crocodile has been spotted in a Queensland river near Maryborough, in the first ever confirmed sighting that far south.

Childers 'abduction': police analysing items from alleged kidnapper's home

Eden Kane of South Isis has been charged over the alleged abduction of a Childers toddler.

Marissa Calligeros Police analysing items found in remains of a fire at home of accused kidnapper.

Man drives trucks into house, sets it on fire

A Queensland man is expected to undergo psychiatric testing after allegedly ploughing his prime-mover into a house, and setting it on fire.

Bonded store buildings link to key parts of Brisbane history, says submission


Tony Moore The O'Reilly family that is linked to three century-old buildings in Margaret Street facing demolition are pioneers of the Australian steamship trade and a key part of Brisbane's port history.

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Teen fisherman stabbed in chest in Hervey Bay

Kristian Silva Hervey Bay teen stabbed after altercation with a fellow fisherman.

Toddler's life marked by tragedy from start to finish

Danny Ace (left) with his son Roanan and Pastor Chris Foley Photo, The Fraser Coast Chronicle

Marissa Calligeros Dead toddler's life was a tribute to three-year-old tragically killed in accident with father.

Son allegedly tortured dad with 'blowtorch'

Averyll Loft A man allegedly tortured his elderly father, holding him captive for days and burning his face with a makeshift blowtorch.

Appeal over baby-killing butcher's $3000 compensation

The Minister for Justice Jarrod Bleijie speaks during question time in Parliament in brisbane. 17th of May 2012. Photo: Harrison Saragossi

Marissa Calligeros Government to appeal decision awarding baby killer $3000 because he was forced to live on a vegetarian diet in prison.

Man charged with murder of 69-year-old

Marissa Calligeros Police have charged a 31-year-old man with the murder of another man on the Fraser Coast.

Pregnant woman dies in carpark tragedy

A 33-year-old pregnant woman and her unborn baby were killed in the car park of Cleveland's RedFest Spring Festival after being struck by a car being driven by an elderly woman.

Woman jailed after luring man to his death and cutting off his penis

Court justice

Jessica Grewal A woman, who cut off a man's penis after luring him to her central Queensland home where he was sprayed with poison and beaten to death, has been jailed for nine years.

Heritage watchdog gets new members

Heritage Hotel, Rockhampton.

Tony Moore Queensland's Heritage Council has four new members in what Environment Minister Andrew Powell describes as a "revitalisation" of Queensland's 11-person heritage watchdog.

First dibs on good time at Scouts' jamboree

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Natalie Bochenski Maryborough will be awash with woggles for the next 10 days, as more than 11,000 Scouts gather for the 23rd Australian Jamboree.

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Brisbane Live At Work: Wednesday, January 16, 2013

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Brisbane Live At Work: Wednesday, January 16, 2013

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Brisbane Live: Monday, January 28


All the latest news on the wild weather hitting southeast Queensland, and more.

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Brisbane Live at Work: Tuesday, January 29


As flood waters swell throughout Brisbane, the city relives the horrors of 2011.

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Teens steal train, crash after 1m

The Mary Valley Heritage Railway was hit by train thieves, whose getaway lasted just 1m.

Nathan Paull Two brazen teenagers have managed to persuade heritage rail volunteers to let them drive a train from a workshop in southeast Queensland.

Chopper joins search for missing blind girl

A helicopter crew and emergency volunteers are assisting in the search for a vision-impaired 14-year-old girl missing in central Queensland.

Queensland's civil unions debate blow by blow

gay homosexual civil union

Daniel Hurst It's crunch time for a proposal to allow couples to register their relationships as "civil unions" in Queensland.

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Civil unions bill gets 'gold-plated arm chair ride'

Gay marriage

Daniel Hurst The Liberal National Party and independents have failed to prevent the debate on same-sex civil unions from going ahead in Queensland Parliament tonight, despite complaints the legislation had...

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