Network News

Tue 22 Jan 2019

Towns on water restrictions as dam level drops to record low

Towns on water restrictions as dam level drops to record low

It is predicted it will reach the lowest recorded level in 45 years by the middle of the year.

Meet the son of Scarsides: First hatchlings for 2019

Meet the son of Scarsides: First hatchlings for 2019

ONE of the oldest crocodiles in the Far North is proving age is no obstacle when it comes to being a stud and making cute, little crocodile babies.

Homosexuality a 'fashion trend', according to Katter

Homosexuality a 'fashion trend', according to Katter

BOB Katter has put his foot in it again by calling homosexuality a 'fashion statement' while on a regional Queensland campaign stop.

How this Bitcoin investor lost $3 million with one mistake

How this Bitcoin investor lost $3 million with one mistake

SAM Karagiozis was one of Australia’s most enthusiastic crypto supporters. Now, the outspoken entrepreneur has revealed he’s lost a fortune.

Mum's fight to keep killer locked up

Mum's fight to keep killer locked up

IT'S been more than a decade since Mandy Burgess’ daughter was murdered on her way home from school in NSW. Now, the killer could be released.

Long weekend flights to be hit by strike chaos

Long weekend flights to be hit by strike chaos

A Tigerair pilot strike is set to throw thousands of Australia Day long weekend holiday plans into chaos — as a row brews over pay and conditions.

Man sentenced after 'horrendous' New Year's Eve rampage

Man sentenced after 'horrendous' New Year's Eve rampage

A man has pleaded guilty following a drunken New Year's Eve rampage at a camp-site where he threatened several people including holding one man at knife point.

Man sacked over cheeky Macca’s order

Man sacked over cheeky Macca’s order

A Sydney man has lost his job after a cheeky Big Mac and nuggets order came back to bite him.

Afterpay slams ‘broke AF’ ad

Afterpay slams ‘broke AF’ ad

An ad encouraging “broke” Aussies to use Afterpay to “treat themselves” has been savaged by the buy-now, pay-later provider.

LNP leader duped by fake Facebook account

LNP leader duped by fake Facebook account

DEB Frecklington has shared fake news about the unions and nobody is impressed.

Man's body found after large-scale land, water search

Man's body found after large-scale land, water search

A REPORT will be prepared for the coroner after the 21-year-old's body was found this afternoon.

What your stressful job is doing to your health

What your stressful job is doing to your health

THAT toxic job you hate could be doing far more damage than simply making you bored and stressed.

Truck 'completely destroyed', exclusion zone in place

Truck 'completely destroyed', exclusion zone in place

UPDATE: An exclusion zone is in place around a tanker truck which has rolled and caught alight west of Charleville.

Horror find in supermarket ravioli ends in hospital trip

Horror find in supermarket ravioli ends in hospital trip

SARAH Crawley thought the crunch in her pasta was a peppercorn — it wasn’t. Two days later, she was in hospital.

LEAKED INFO: iPad Mini's rumoured return

LEAKED INFO: iPad Mini's rumoured return

APPLE'S latest iPads are rumoured to be coming sooner rather than later — including a long awaited update to an old favourite.

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