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Queensland's 'Tower of Power' gets corporate sponsorship

Queensland's 'Tower of Power' gets corporate sponsorship

New sign installed on top of seat of power.

  • by Alison Brown

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Reward into murder of ex-KGB colonel is simply a bid to crack “cold case”: police
Brisbane

Reward into murder of ex-KGB colonel is simply a bid to crack “cold case”: police

$250,000 on offer for information on slain Russian operative.

  • by Alison Brown
Last-minute exemption to save Brisbane scooter riders from hefty fines
Brisbane

Last-minute exemption to save Brisbane scooter riders from hefty fines

Transport Minister Mark Bailey has stepped in to offer a temporary exemption so people who give "illegal" electric scooters a spin this weekend are not slapped with fines of up to $10,000.

  • by Felicity Caldwell
How three Queensland teachers wrote books and retired early
Brisbane

How three Queensland teachers wrote books and retired early

Army of teenage fans help teachers crack international booksellers’ list.

  • by Alison Brown
Family-friendly pub at busy shopping centre to get new pokies
Brisbane

Family-friendly pub at busy shopping centre to get new pokies

Greens MP blasts government decision to approve 45 new poker machines.

  • by Alison Brown
Brisbane River at an ecological 'tipping point'
Brisbane

Brisbane River at an ecological 'tipping point'

From its environmental state to its economic challenges, Brisbane Times has taken an in-depth look at the Brisbane River for this special series of reports, 30 years since the Year of the River was declared.

  • by Tony Moore
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Triple M wins breakfast radio ratings battle
Brisbane

Triple M wins breakfast radio ratings battle

The Triple M breakfast show with Marto, Robin and The Moonman has taken lead in the radio ratings, knocking Hit105's Stav, Abby and Matt out of the top spot.

  • by Ruth McCosker
Police appeal for information about dead woman Constance Watcho's boyfriend
Brisbane

Police appeal for information about dead woman Constance Watcho's boyfriend

Slain woman’s family make tearful plea for information to get justice for “beautiful sister”.

  • by Alison Brown
Ethical standards cop stood down amid DV allegations
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Brisbane

Ethical standards cop stood down amid DV allegations

Detective sergeant moved to desk duties while claims investigated.

  • by Alison Brown
Brisbane Bullets lose NBL thriller to NZ Breakers
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Brisbane Bullets lose NBL thriller to NZ Breakers

The fight for the NBL's top four promises to be a bare-knuckled one, with the New Zealand Breakers needing a touch of class to hold off a Brisbane comeback in an 85-84 thriller.

  • by Damien Stannard
Troop train from Brisbane to Cleveland remembers fallen heroes
Brisbane

Troop train from Brisbane to Cleveland remembers fallen heroes

Transport Minister joins with veterans to remember 62,000 lost Australians.

  • by Alison Brown