Yowie is a beast to be reckoned with

YOWIE researcher Dean Harrison insists he has nearly been killed twice by the mysterious hairy creature.

Twins, 13, reported missing from Goodna

Police looking for two 13-year-old twins missing from Goodna

Critics sceptical of Miller's late reprieve for comms centre

Jo-Ann Miller (left) and Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk on a tour of the Ipswich police communications centre.

Opponents say announcement is a stalling tactic to take heat off MP

Driver and passengers flee crashed unregistered car

Police catch up with driver following crash in unregistered car

No love lost between power pair

Mayor Paul Pisasale claims MP was behind public smear campaign

Driver crashed into powerpole while checking text

DISTRACTION: Using your mobile phone while driving can bring costly consequences. Photo: contributed

Driver crashes into street light after being distracted by text

Woman run over by daughter in driveway of home

Patient taken to hospital following driveway mishap

LNP set to unveil contents of an explosive dossier on Miller

"she's misled a parliamentary committee, which is a sackable offence"

Star support for little battler

DETERMINED: Trinity Grace Harding, 5, and her mum Carina Harding.

Star support for battler

Power play’s here again

GREAT PERFORMANCE: Jennifer Lawrence is in top form in her career-defining role as Katniss Everdeen.

Power play’s here again

Community Christmas party

ON STAGE: Neil Duddy.

Community Christmas party

Art breaks barriers

TALENT TIME: Artisability founder Debbie Chilton with artists James Smith and Larry Stumer.

Art breaks barriers

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Senator: Funding win for our schools

Campaign about school funding is as predictable as it is misleading

WATERCOOLER: Time to change Australia's jobs, wages model?

More than one in 10 young people in Australia are unemployed.

Frozen wages, insecure jobs, shrinking unions … join the dots

Brough's baggage creating headaches for Turnbull

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull listens to Australian Special Minister for State Mal Brough during House of Representatives Question Time at Parliament House. AAP Image/Lukas Coch

Brough's role as Special Minister of State go to heart of integrity

Are those drugs you're taking worth the 'cheap thrills'?

How many warnings like Jordy's until we get the message on drugs?

YOUR STORY: Should mum pay after kids trashed home?

A photo of damage done to a new car by the young children.

Reader wants to know others' thoughts

UK to use tampon tax to fund rape services

This after 300,000 sign petition to have it tampon tax abolished

Girl, 14, has been reported missing from Sippy Downs

A missing girl was last seen at an address on Franti Street

Gran on drugs bangs head on pavement, spits on cop

Police officer tried to help woman off ground before she broke free

Nudist beach would be an asset to Noosa's economy

The Australian Sex Party claims a legal nude beach would be worth $50 million/year to the local economy.

Noosa's economy would gain $50 million if it had a nudist beach

Tug boat capsize and death was 'entirely avoidable'

Ill-fated decision cost boat captain his life.

Father jailed for throwing baby girl

FILE SHOT: Bundaberg court house Photo: Zach Hogg / NewsMail

Father pleads guilty to grievous bodily harm

Bus driver attacker sentenced for series of drunk events

A man who bashed a 66-year-old bus driver was sentenced yesterday

Clubs NSW drops lawsuit against Andrew Wilkie MP

Gaming room of the Yaralla Sports Club, Gladstone.

Independent MP Andrew Wilkie has hit out at Clubs NSW

Weatherill's GST proposal cops flack from community groups

Cash money 
Photo: Barry Leddicoat / Sunshine Coast Daily

SA Premier slammed for his 15% GST proposal

Smoking bans in prisons improving inmate quality of life

Mental health is improving in prisons with smoking bans

Hunt hits back at plan to offset emissions by 2050

Federal Environment Minister Greg Hunt.

Greg Hunt has called Labor's environment plan a plan to raise bills

Lawyers say negligence caused two-year-old boy’s death

Malaki Bower pictured. Kim Wright and William Bower lost their son Malaki 2 years ago from Croup

'Every parent's worst nightmare came true for this young family'

Horror crash leaves one dead and three critical

Emergency services inspect a white ute involved in a head-on collision on the Bruce Hwy at Bells Creek yesterday.

A 58-year-old man has died in a horror crash on the Bruce Highway

Baby abandoned in church Nativity scene

The baby was left with his umbilical cord still attached. Photo / AP

The baby was found by the church's custodian

Kind gestures stun family of cancer patient

Richmond Villeran (right) with his wife Maria and two children, Sian 11, and Nelle, 5, says the doctors have given him nine months to live and he plans to use whatever time he has left building memories. Photo / Michael Craig

He's been given nine months to live

Russian sailor crashes massive cargo ship after drinking rum

The Lysblink Seaways vessel was a write-off after the incident. Photo / AP

The sailor fell asleep after his massive binge

Water-filled condom craze sweeping the internet

Participants urged to practice water-filled craze with safety

College wins $500k compo over too low basketball court

Architects sued after they failed to deliver full height building

Sporting clubs bogged down by ‘toilet tax’

STEEP PRICE: Gladstone Bowls Club Manager Peter Liddle says council rates and charges are stifling the club’s growth.

Council suggests sports clubs reduce toilet numbers to save money

Schoolies: Look mum, my burnt bum is on the news

Cairns teenager sat in fountain waiting for ambulance

Phuc Dat Bich was a hoax - but what is his real name?

The man who wanted the world to believe he was Phuc Dat Bich. Photo / Facebook

Both posts have since been removed, adding to the mystery

Driving fail: How not to secure your load

Unsecured load comes off ute.

Dash cam captures moment unsecured load smashes into Toowoomba road

Drake: 'I'd do Adele's laundry'

Drake has said that he would do "anything with Adele"

Daughter's kidney failure was Depp's darkest hour

Johnny Depp has revealed the "darkest period" of his life

Paul Walker's dad suing Porsche over actor's death

Paul Walker's dad is suing over the crash which took his son's life

James Blunt tells Ed Sheeran he's got herpes

James Blunt jokingly told Ed Sheeran he gave him herpes at the ARIAs

Is one of these women the new judge on My Kitchen Rules?

Is one of these four women the new judge on My Kitchen Rules?

APN’s TV guide editor lists her top picks for the new role.

Fans greet Home and Away hunk on Downs film set

Warwick fan Bubblez Barbierato with Home and Away heartthrob Steve Peacocke, who is in Allora filming the new TV series Wanted.

Wanted stars Steve Peacocke, Rebeeca Gibney meet fans in Allora

DIY: Add some green to your inner-city living

GREEN WALL: Ayden and Jess’s vertical garden from The Block Triple Threat featured an old Melbourne Cricket Ground gate.

There are ways to live with greenery even in tight spaces

Mercedes GLC mid-size SUV arrives

WELCOME TO THE PARTY: Mercedes' GLC mid-size SUV is sure to boost the high-flying luxury SUV market even further.

Watch out Audi Q5, Merc's C-Class based GLC is about to challenge

Fionnula and Frankie: Jim is abs-olutely perfect

It’s week seven of Fionnula and Frankie’s Christmas Countdown

Turnbull may slash super tax breaks for an income tax cut

Super tax breaks may be slashed for an income tax cut

New Hummock Hill Island resort under fire

Hummock Hill Island. File photo.

Conservation group slams new resort on Hummock Hill Island

Rio Tinto investment to secure refineries future

EXPANSION CONCERNS: The State Government is being accused of breaking a 2012 election promise by supporting the Stage 3 expansion of the New Acland coal mine. Photo Lyndon Keane / Dalby Herald

Four decades of Rio Tinto bauxite mining announced for Cape York

Former Sam's Warehouse is coming back to life

THE former Sam’s Warehouse building is being brought back to life

Families hit hard as CSG company slashes workforce

Arrow Energy has cut 150 people from its workforce.

Poor performing CSG wells behind decision to lay off 150 workers

Newest hotel for business and pleasure opens with a bang

STRONG INTEREST: The Best Western Hotel Plus Oceanside Kawana Hotel was officially unveiled last night.

Offering 81 rooms, it has already proved a hit with holiday-makers