April 2020

Published a story 10th Apr 2020 1:13 PM

Struggling restaurants have knocked back funds raised to help them through Covid-19 hardships, instead using it for a touching gesture to help hospital staff.

Touching gesture for frontline workers

Struggling restaurants have knocked back funds raised to help them through Covid-19 hardships, instead using it for a touching gesture to help hospital staff.

Published a story 9th Apr 2020 2:20 PM

‘This has broken us’: Business owners say the hit has further destroyed them, after having to let 11 casual staff go.

Couple ‘broken’ after thieves steal from struggling cafe

‘This has broken us’: Business owners say the hit has further destroyed them, after having to let 11 casual staff go.

March 2020

Published a story 19th Mar 2020 5:56 PM

Police were left 'rolling in spit' after a drunken man hurled abuse and 'violently resisted' arrest at popular pub on Saturday night.

Police ‘rolling in spit’ after goon-fuelled frenzy

Police were left 'rolling in spit' after a drunken man hurled abuse and 'violently resisted' arrest at popular pub on Saturday night.

Published a story 18th Mar 2020 5:40 PM

Man raped stepdaughter and sent her lurid text messages.

‘Awful thing’: stepdad plies girl with rum, rapes her

Man raped stepdaughter and sent her lurid text messages.

Published a story 11th Mar 2020 1:38 PM

Woman falls down hill at Sirromet Wines concert, crashes into a sign, then hits a police officer in the face.

‘Very drunk’ woman hit cop, missed Elton John show

Woman falls down hill at Sirromet Wines concert, crashes into a sign, then hits a police officer in the face.

Published a story 9th Mar 2020 3:07 PM

Well-known Fortitude Valley pub fined thousands, after pleading guilty to Liquor Act breaches, including allowing patrons to pour their own spirits

Pub allowed patrons to pour their own drinks

Well-known Fortitude Valley pub fined thousands, after pleading guilty to Liquor Act breaches, including allowing patrons to pour their own spirits

February 2020

Published a story 28th Feb 2020 3:27 PM

Remorseful managing director of well-known engineering company pleads guilty to drink driving.

Boozy late lunch leads to trouble for engineering bigwig

Remorseful managing director of well-known engineering company pleads guilty to drink driving.

Published a story 25th Feb 2020 1:22 PM

‘He then basically told me to f*** off, threatened me with a law suit and told me to never contact him again.’

Unreliable tradie who gobbled up deposits faces court

‘He then basically told me to f*** off, threatened me with a law suit and told me to never contact him again.’

Published a story 21st Feb 2020 3:51 PM

Southside cafe also had holes in the kitchen walls and no on-site thermometer to monitor food temperatures.

Cafe slugged $15k for roach infestation

Southside cafe also had holes in the kitchen walls and no on-site thermometer to monitor food temperatures.

Published a story 13th Feb 2020 2:38 PM

When he’d knocked his father to the ground, 29-year-old Lawrence Ryan jumped up to sink his knees into the stricken father’s back.

Man bashed his dad over vet bill

When he’d knocked his father to the ground, 29-year-old Lawrence Ryan jumped up to sink his knees into the stricken father’s back.

more recent activity