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.
Tony Moore Queensland's health authorities are about to issue a blunt warning to Queenslanders travelling to Bali, Thailand and the Philippines to check their measles immunisation is up to date.
Amy Remeikis One year ago the LNP and Clive Palmer were duking it out in the press.
Tony Moore The Queensland Government's tough on crime approach has put an extra 832 people in prison since June 2012 at a cost to taxpayers of an extra $96.72 million a year.
Kim Stephens Next week it will be time to start packing the umbrella, so make sure you make the most of a dry weekend.
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.
Amy Remeikis They are the 1 per cent which have dominated almost 100 per cent of the government's time for the past two weeks.
Marissa Calligeros It's a ghostly photograph: A holidaying scuba diver on Queensland's Great Barrier Reef poses for the camera. In the background, a lifeless body lies on the ocean floor.
Amy Remeikis For Queensland to grow strong, we must go west. And north. Or just anywhere that is not south-east.
Amy Remeikis In the end, the fate of eight Queensland schools came down to five criteria.
Violent thugs will be sent to therapy under a new plan to clean up the Gold Coast’s party precincts.
Tony Moore The Coalition wants to set up a $40 million Reef Trust - jointly co-ordinated by Queensland and federal governments - to manage the Great Barrier Reef.
The Greens have promised to set clear ‘‘no-go zones’’ for port dredging as part of a $176 million Great Barrier Reef protection package announced in Airlie Beach on Friday.
The mayor of Palm Island, who has spoken out against alcohol restrictions in indigenous communities, has pleaded guilty to sly-grogging.
Cleo Fraser Green groups hope Prime Minister Kevin Rudd's visit to Gladstone Harbour will open his eyes to the impact dredging has on the Great Barrier Reef.