Network News

Mon 24 Jun 2019

Man fined $5000 for leaving stillborn baby on car roof

premium_icon Man fined $5000 for leaving stillborn baby on car roof

The mother of a dead baby who was left on the roof a funeral vehicle has described the incident as "something nightmares were made of'.

Bid to wind-up QLD solar energy supplier

premium_icon Bid to wind-up QLD solar energy supplier

Moves are afoot to wind-up a Queensland solar energy business that was only registered as a company less than three years ago

Prisoner bashes officer after abusive phone call

premium_icon Prisoner bashes officer after abusive phone call

A CUSTODIAL officer has been bashed by a prisoner at a Brisbane jail after he told the inmate off about an abusive phone call.

Farming patriarch defends trading insolvent claim

premium_icon Farming patriarch defends trading insolvent claim

A FARMING empire patriarch has responded to claims he and the company he was a director of traded while insolvent for 11 months.

Dad’s diary entries before killing family

Dad’s diary entries before killing family

ANTHONY Harvey wrote about embracing his “darkness” in the days before he butchered his wife, children and mother-in-law.

Man has stare off with cops before drugs, weapons arrest

premium_icon Man has stare off with cops before drugs, weapons arrest

A MAN who stared at police before he was caught with drugs, weapons and cash has been arrested by the Tweed Byron Police District.

We’re hypocrites and Folau fundraising proves it

premium_icon We’re hypocrites and Folau fundraising proves it

GIVEN the speed of donations that rushed in for Israel Folau’s GoFundMe account, you’d be forgiven for thinking Australians are a charitable bunch.

ENOUGH IS ENOUGH: mothers demand an end to roadside births

premium_icon ENOUGH IS ENOUGH: mothers demand an end to roadside births

Local MP demands Labor put their maternity ward promises into play.

Lucky escape for cat rescued from burning house

premium_icon Lucky escape for cat rescued from burning house

One Laidley cat can count its lucky stars after it was rescued from a house fire in the Lockyer Valley

TRAPPED: Truck convoy puts brakes on dangerous driver

premium_icon TRAPPED: Truck convoy puts brakes on dangerous driver

TRUCK drivers were forced to create a rolling road block along the Pacific Highway near Harwood to keep a dangerous driver off the road.

Monster earthquake rattles Darwin

Monster earthquake rattles Darwin

BUILDINGS across Darwin have been shaken by a huge earthquake that hit in Banda Sea, off the coast of Indonesia.

Earthquake tremors trigger Cairns tower evacuation

premium_icon Earthquake tremors trigger Cairns tower evacuation

Office workers rushed to the fire escapes of a Cairns tower while tables banged on walls as tremors from a 7.3 magnitude earthquake rocked North Queensland.

Postie leaves ridiculous parcel note

Postie leaves ridiculous parcel note

A woman was shocked to find a ridiculous note from a postie saying they “accidentally threw” a package on her roof.

NSW truckie fired after hitting roo wins $17,416

NSW truckie fired after hitting roo wins $17,416

Orange company must pay truckie $17,416 in compensation after the Fair Work Commission ruled he had been unfairly fired after an early morning collision.

Nurses prayed as quake struck

premium_icon Nurses prayed as quake struck

NURSES at Royal Darwin Hospital were on their knees praying as the earthquake was felt

Older