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Fri 17 Aug 2018

Accused priest denies child sex claims at trial

premium_icon Accused priest denies child sex claims at trial

Catholic priest John Patrick Casey faces six charges related to alleged abuse of boys in the 1980s

Pampered life of tiny F1 heiress

Pampered life of tiny F1 heiress

THE daughter of billionaire racing mogul Bernie Ecclestone has come under fire for spoiling her four-year-old with ridiculously lavish gifts.

$100m Powerball jackpot goes off

$100m Powerball jackpot goes off

THE $100 million Powerball jackpot has been drawn and two lucky people have won a life-changing $50 million.

Queensland man charged over body in bin murder

premium_icon Queensland man charged over body in bin murder

A MAN has been charged over the grisly discovery of a body in a bin. Missing persons squad detectives arrested a 62-year-old man on the Sunshine Coast.

Motorbike rider dies in overnight crash at Nambour

Motorbike rider dies in overnight crash at Nambour

Police officers from the Forensic Crash Unit are investigating the two vehicle crash.

Push for widespread use of welfare card

premium_icon Push for widespread use of welfare card

EVERY Australian under 35 years on a parenting payment or the dole would be forced on to cashless debit card, under push to dramatically extend welfare control.

R-E-S-P-E-C-T: Tears as Aretha Franklin dead at 76

R-E-S-P-E-C-T: Tears as Aretha Franklin dead at 76

ARGUABLY the greatest singer of all-time, Aretha Franklin, has died in Detroit.

Amazing stories behind Aretha’s songs

premium_icon Amazing stories behind Aretha’s songs

AS the world mourns Aretha Franklin, we look back on the inspiration behind her classic songs and the journey from teen gospel singer to Queen of Soul.

Councillors' parting shot at CCC boss as they head for exit

premium_icon Councillors' parting shot at CCC boss as they head for exit

IN THE final days at Ipswich City Council, some councillors have put the chairman of the Crime and Corruption Commission in their sights.

Behind the scene of a radical koala rescue mission

premium_icon Behind the scene of a radical koala rescue mission

The Chronicle caught up with ecologist, Dr Sean Fitzgibbon and veterinarian, Dr Amber Gillett this week.

GIFT OF LIFE: Blood donations give little girl second chance

premium_icon GIFT OF LIFE: Blood donations give little girl second chance

If it wasn't for blood donations from complete strangers, little Ivy Exantus wouldn't be here today

Abnormally warm weather until until 2022

premium_icon Abnormally warm weather until until 2022

SOME experts say the record-breaking heat and bushfires in California are a harbinger of what Australia can expect in the coming years.

Fed up dairy farmer predicts demise of Aussie milk

premium_icon Fed up dairy farmer predicts demise of Aussie milk

THE power imbalance in the dairy industry is driving farmers to the wall, says the Kyogle farmer behind a viral appeal for justice.

Brotherly 'love tap' clash ends in court

premium_icon Brotherly 'love tap' clash ends in court

HE reached over his mother and punched his brother in the face.

Classic cars, bikes, parts and collectables on display

premium_icon Classic cars, bikes, parts and collectables on display

THE popular Lismore Auto Swap Meet is sure to get engines revving this weekend.

Why this businessman is disgusted by rate debate

premium_icon Why this businessman is disgusted by rate debate

A LONGTIME Lismore businessman spoken up about the impact of sky high business rates on the town.

Thu 16 Aug 2018

Honey Badger rejects girl mid-pash

Honey Badger rejects girl mid-pash

SHE was publicly rejected during a terrible kiss. And now one contestant on The Bachelor has told a lie so inaccurate it has rocked the mansion.

Mayo claim that sparked an uproar

Mayo claim that sparked an uproar

THIS article about mayonnaise left the internet baffled and bewildered. How did one humble condiment stir up so much drama?

Hanson says Anning went too far but backs ban

Hanson says Anning went too far but backs ban

PAULINE Hanson says Senator Fraser Anning went too far in his White Australia comments but supports a Muslim ban.

Sex robots are the new ‘marriage aids’

Sex robots are the new ‘marriage aids’

A CANADIAN scientist has claimed sex robots may soon become as vital to modern homes as a microwave oven, serving as “marriage aids” in and out of the bedroom.

Ex-poker player’s ‘breathtaking’ $58m fraud

Ex-poker player’s ‘breathtaking’ $58m fraud

A FORMER professional poker player has been jailed after defrauding the Commonwealth Bank out of nearly $58 million.

Worker dies in construction trench

Worker dies in construction trench

A WORKER has died after becoming stuck in a construction trench at a Melbourne work site this afternoon.

Hapless handbag thief caught in the act

premium_icon Hapless handbag thief caught in the act

DAD-to-be Kenneth Shenton was spotted by a woman as he tried to take off with her handbag.

Meerkats are finally here

premium_icon Meerkats are finally here

THEY'RE not the three musketeers, but Imu, Otavi and Leo are the three meerkats set to call our region home.

The $25 leggings selling like hot cakes

The $25 leggings selling like hot cakes

A BARGAIN pair of activewear leggings are set to sell out within days of them landing in stores, with fans saying they give more expensive brands a run for their...

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