Former lovers front court on illegal import charges after customs find steroids, drugs and weapons in their luggage
It comes after a rise in reported theft crimes across the region, the most recent on Wednesday at Telina.
It was the violent assault of a Gladstone police officer by two drunk mates a magistrate has labelled a "mongrel coward dog-act" and "un-Australian".
A GLADSTONE man who tried to drift his Holden commodore on a sharp bend along Yarroon St is now $750 out of pocket and without a car.
A GLADSTONE man has been ordered to pay $500 compensation to a man he beat up in the carpark of a busy shopping centre.
A CRANKY dad who didn't like his McDonald's meal has been fined $1000 for what he did when refused a refund.
THE pair moved to Gladstone to start a pizza business, however when police were called to a Sunvalley address, officers found something else
A GLADSTONE man who pawned a stolen boat motor for cash has been told to "man up” and avoid a "life in jail”.
A MOTORIST who ploughed into a power pole and fled the scene of the crash has been fined over $1000.
Gladstone region pet owners are being urged to watch for symptoms of the deadly virus
Sarah began writing in 2014 and for The Observer in 2015. She left the region in 2017 for a reporting stint at the Sunshine Coast and returned to her hometown one year later. From day one she has had a keen interest in police, court and crime reporting.