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.
A thunderstorm described by witnesses as a "mini-tornado" has ripped through Townsville, causing extensive damage.
Police are trying to establish the movements of a man whose body was found on a beach near Townsville.
Destructive winds and heavy rain are expected to lash coastal north Queensland areas over the weekend as a possible cyclone tracks towards the mainland, forecasters say.
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.
Tony Moore The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority has never issued a permit for wastewater to be released to the reef from the nickel plant near Townsville, which has been owned by mining entrepreneur...
Tony Moore ‘‘Significant risk’’ toxic sludge from Queensland Nickel refinery will contaminate the Great Barrier Reef, says government.
Cameron Atfield and Kim Stephens Mother faces extradition to US 20 years after daughter went missing.
Marissa Calligeros Drought-stricken north Queensland farmers fearful of heavy falls from potential Cyclone Dylan looming off the coast.
King tide due to hit as tropical low crosses coast.
Some warn it will be the death toll for the Great Barrier Reef, others say it will bring a golden age of prosperity to Queensland.
Amy Remeikis Amnesty International says youth justice reforms stand in “direct conflict” to major human rights standards.
News from Brisbane and beyond, including the latest reports on tropical cyclone Dylan.
Natalie Bochenski The detonation of a 70-year-old hand grenade on the Atherton Tableland has shed light on the far north Queensland region’s World War II history.
Amy Remeikis The government has taken the next step needed to follow through with its privatisation agenda - ordering scoping studies for its assets.
Kristian Silva Queensland police have arrested 53 people in a criminal bikie sting, with officers seizing drugs, cash and reptiles.