August 2020

Published a story 3rd Aug 2020 6:47 PM

Plans for public memorial underway

How whale watching pioneer is being farewelled

Plans for public memorial underway

Published a story 3rd Aug 2020 6:33 PM

Comfort food with a fine-dining twist.

How restaurant is bouncing back after Covid closure

Comfort food with a fine-dining twist.

Published a story 2nd Aug 2020 11:20 PM

Will the full field of Fraser Coast candidates please stand up?

Editorial: Time to sort state contenders from pretenders

Will the full field of Fraser Coast candidates please stand up?

Published a story 2nd Aug 2020 10:38 PM

The team will advocate for and help lead the industry through the COVID-19 recovery

Coast’s peak property powerhouse chooses chiefs

The team will advocate for and help lead the industry through the COVID-19 recovery

Published a story 2nd Aug 2020 12:49 PM

The leaking culprit had just been removed from a caravan

Gas leak closes Coast street, forces evacuations

The leaking culprit had just been removed from a caravan

July 2020

Published a story 31st Jul 2020 7:39 PM

The odds won't be in our favour until our leaders place a bet and run with it

EDITORIAL: Dear Premier, don’t delay the…probable

The odds won't be in our favour until our leaders place a bet and run with it

Published a story 29th Jul 2020 11:15 PM

There’s nothing like a healthy dose of mid-pandemic perspective

EDITORIAL: New citizens remind us we should rejoice, reset

There’s nothing like a healthy dose of mid-pandemic perspective

Published a story 29th Jul 2020 11:13 AM

It’s been a rough year. So, we’re lightening things up with a bit of baby joy.

ENTER NOW: Fraser Coast’s cutest baby 2020

It’s been a rough year. So, we’re lightening things up with a bit of baby joy.

Published a story 24th Jul 2020 7:20 PM

The aunt of a missing woman says she would 'swim through the sharks' to see a crucial part of the court process unfold.

‘I’d swim through sharks’ to see alleged killer in court

The aunt of a missing woman says she would 'swim through the sharks' to see a crucial part of the court process unfold.

Published a story 23rd Jul 2020 6:02 PM

A car has rolled over on a busy Bay road

UPDATE: Car hit power line before flipping

A car has rolled over on a busy Bay road

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Working from Sydney, Jessica specialises in crime/court reporting, filing for APN’s regional mastheads in Northern NSW as well as providing national content for the group. She was previously Chief Reporter at the Fraser Coast Chronicle in Hervey Bay, Queensland where she grew up and trained. Early in her career, she was named Queensland Young Journalist of the Year at the Clarion Awards. More recently, she was finalist at the 2013 Kennedy Awards for Excellence in NSW Journalism in both the Young Journalist and Court Reporter of the Year categories.