KOALAS have been identified as one of the many animals sold for human consumption in the Chinese market linked to the deadly coronavirus virus outbreak.
The Centenary Hwy is has reopened at Ripley but warnings are still in place.
The video appears to show a truck driver sneakily dumping waste near a popular Mackay fishing spot - but this activity is environmentally approved and safe.
SOMETIMES five-year-old Xavier stands in the yard at night looking up to the stars, telling his mum how much he loves her, and wishes her goodnight.
More than 120 proud dog owners submitted photos via The Whitsunday Times Facebook page in the search for the region's cutest dogs.
Dogs and police offers locked the area down shortly after a woman was hospitalised last night.
'I couldn't get a doctor's appointment for two days and by that stage I couldn't even open my eye'
Imagine if you could see a real doctor, right now using just your phone?
A young man savagely beaten, another with a 10kg tumour, a baby who survived cancer and a boy still battling - four GoFundMe campaigns you could support.