Tony Moore Young people with a severe mental health issue will be treated at a new live-in care centre in Townsville, if Labor wins the next state election.
Two boys - aged 11 and 13 - have serious injuries after a homemade bomb they were playing with detonated on a property in a rural suburb of Townsville.
Robert Burgin Townsville taxi driver Phil McNamara has unwittingly found himself the centre of a global media storm after filming remarkable footage of Papua New Guinean volcano Mount Tavurvur exploding last week.
Kristian Silva Coast guard officers are preparing to rescue three fishermen who have been found safe and well in a stricken boat off Townsville.
Kristian Silva A 15-year-old girl was tasered by Townsville police after allegedly trying to grab an officer’s gun during a struggle.
Kristian Silva Police will review security footage from a shopping centre 25 kilometres north of Brisbane, following unconfirmed sightings of a fugitive Townsville mother and her young daughters.
A woman has been assaulted after a man approached her at a Townsville car wash and ordered her to drive him across town.
Amanda Gearing Relatives of missing Townsville twin girls Isabella and Bronte Watters, 7, who have been missing for six weeks today, are hoping the children and their mother Cassie Watter are not found.
Kristian Silva A man will appear in a Townsville court on Tuesday accused of stabbing a woman in the abdomen and back.
Kristian Silva Give us Gordon Tallis or Matty Bowen...but please, not Keith Urban.
Kim Stephens A naked David Crisafulli could be addressing next year's Local Government Association of Queensland annual conference.
Northern Queensland police are questioning a male over the sudden death of a 72-year-old.
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.
Marissa Calligeros Man charged with murder of 21-year-old in Townsville car park.
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.
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.