Wednesday Apr 16
Alleged kidnapper 'cared' for girl, 3,
SCOUT headmaster the first person to be jailed in Queensland under new laws that make it a crime to groom a child for sex.
Union worried jail staffing not keeping up with prisoner numbers
The Together Union says prison staff are under pressure due to an increasing number of high-risk prisoners at the Maryborough Correctional Centre in southern Queensland.
Qld man on seven attempted murder charges
A Queensland man is expected to undergo psychiatric testing after allegedly ploughing his prime-mover into a house, and setting it on fire.
Storms bring in torrential rain, flash flooding
UPDATE: Two sections of the Bruce Highway have been closed after torrential rain caused flash flooding throughout parts of the southeast.
Rain hits hard, cane and cattle farmers smile
There are currently a number of flood warnings in place around the central and southern regions following widespread heavy rain over the past 24 hours.