Marissa Calligeros Man charged with murder of 21-year-old in Townsville car park.
Natalie Bochenski A man in his 50s has died in a Logan car crash.
Kristian Silva The father of two young girls missing since Friday says he is growing increasingly worried for his daughters' welfare after their disappearance from a Townsville primary school.
Liam Butterworth The Brisbane Lions have bounced back from a drubbing by Hawthorn to record a comfortable 47-point win over an under-strength Gold Coast Suns in the AFL pre-season in Townsville.
Northern Queensland police are questioning a male over the sudden death of a 72-year-old.
Marissa Calligeros A woman has been found dead in an alley way in north Queensland where it is believed she had been sleeping for a week.
Townsville's homeless may be the target of someone trying to poison them, police fear.
Townsville’s mayor has launched a furious attack on Telstra over plans to shut down a call centre in the city with the loss of 126 jobs.
Police are trying to establish the movements of a man whose body was found on a beach near Townsville.
A thunderstorm described by witnesses as a "mini-tornado" has ripped through Townsville, causing extensive damage.
Marissa Calligeros and AAP Far north Queensland cane fields are as flat as pancakes and waterlogged thanks to Cyclone Ita, but many farms across the region are breathing a collective sigh of relief.
Tony Moore Clive Palmer's Queensland Nickel on Monday temporarily stopped work at its nickel factory 25 kilometres north of Townsville which has been badly affected by almost 300 mm of rain.
Kristian Silva Queensland government employees were involved in a Gold Coast drug syndicate that couriered millions of dollars worth of drugs through commercial airports, police allege.
Kristian Silva A Gold Coast drug syndicate wasn't fazed by police raiding one of its alleged safehouses, and reportedly continued to smuggle cannabis through commercial airports until it was shut down on Tuesday.
Kristian Silva Detectives search for Townsville twin sisters taken by their “fugitive” mother.
Tony Moore The toxic tailings dam at the Queensland Nickel plant near Townsville is "full" and may have over-flowed, Queensland's Environment Minister Andrew Powell has been told.
North Queensland communities hit by Cyclone Ita will get access to emergency state and federal government assistance to help them rebuild
Kristian Silva More than 6000 homes and businesses remain without power in the far north as Cyclone Ita begins to move away from the Queensland coast.
Tony Moore Acting Prime Minister Warren Truss has suggested Queensland follow the lead of New South Wales, which has offered 99-year leases on ports to raise billions of dollars for infrastructure projects.
Staff reporters The gales are starting to blow and the rain is starting to fall, but for Cooktown, this is literally the calm before the storm.