Man, 64, recovering in hospital after house fire at Minden

UPDATE 2PM: A man is recovering in hospital with burns to his face and arms following a house fire on Tuesday morning at Minden.

Man killed just months away from his wedding day

ROAD TRAGEDY: Ben Sturdy was killed in a car crash on the Brisbane Valley Hwy late Sunday night.

Grieving partner pays tribute to man she was to marry in 2016

Flood class action trial more than a year away

LONG WAIT: Despite flood resident meetings in 2012 the class action following the 2011 flood disaster will not get underway for at least another year.

About 5000 people across Ipswich and Brisbane are involved

Ipswich Jets crown stellar season with NRL state title

MATT’S MAGIC: Man of the match Matt Parcell shouts his delight on the way to the Ipswich Jets completing a brilliant season with yesterday’s 26-12 victory in Sydney.

Doesn't get any better for the Jets after dominating Newcastle

OPINION: Don't sweat on daylight saving debate

My Comment with QT journalist Andrew Korner

Drug cocktail had driver mounting gutters on way to work

DEADLY MIX: Drink drivers put lives at risk.

QT's name and shame: This week's drink drivers

How the public helped police find Jayde Kendall

BREAKTHROUGH: The scene at Allens Rd, Upper Tent Hill near where the body of Gatton teenager Jayde Kendall was found after a tip-off.

Public answered call in missing teen case

Ipswich boys taking on the Cowboys in NRL grand finals

COP THAT: Aidan Guerra of the Roosters is hammered by Broncos prop Joe Ofahengaue. Big Joe will come off the bench in tomorrow’s NRL grand final.

Milford, Ofahengaue both educated Ipswich's St Peter Claver College

Tragedy strikes again in early morning fatal highway crash

FATAL: The scene of the crash on the Cunningham Highway yesterday.

Airborne ute careened into oncoming highway traffic early yesterday

Cunningham Highway open to traffic after fatal crash

The scene of a fatal crash on the Cunningham Highway on Friday morning. Photo: Rob Williams / The Queensland Times

East and west-bound lanes open after crash unit investigation

Seage and Griffin both set to line up against Knights

PROP POWER: Jets front-rower Josh Seage will play in Sunday’s Interstate Championship.

Massive boost to Jets ahead of 'the big dance' in Sydney

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Our lost past: Australian life before everything changed

The Girl from the Great Sandy Desert by Jukuna Mona Chuguna and Pat Lowe. Publisher: Magabala Books. RRP: Paperback $16.95. Also available as an e-book.

THE frontier wars on this continent cost Australia dearly.

OPINION: Golden try is answer for the NRL

APN senior sports reporter Wayne 'Ticker' Heming

The NRL Golden Try is wonderful TV and extraordinary theatre

Need to develop a culture of trust in business

What is paramount to business success? Trust among the team says Yale Morgan.

What is paramount to business success? Trust among the team

OPINION: Don't judge people for what they wear

Large structured handbags hold all your essentials and this shade of watermelon is fresh and delicious.

Should it really matter what we leave the house in?

An ode to Thurston: A freak, a genius, a special champion

Cowboys captain Johnathan Thurston with daughter Charlie takes a quiet moment in the middle of the field after their win over the Broncos the NRL Grand Final between the Brisbane Broncos and the North Queensland Cowboys at ANZ Stadium in Sydney on Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015.

Brisbane led 16-12 with 79 minutes but Thurston never quits.

NRL grand final: Is the golden point decider fair?

Anthony Milford of the Broncos lays on the field following their loss to the Cowboys during the NRL Grand Final between the Brisbane Broncos and the North Queensland Cowboys.

Wayne Bennett calls for reintroduction of NRL grand final replays

Calls for energy price cuts as big two report super profits

Energex and Ergon triple dividends paid to Qld Government in one yr

Clayfield shooting victim drove himself to hospital

Police officers are seen at the scene of a shooting at a shopping centre in Clayfield, Brisbane , Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015. A man has been taken to hospital with gunshot wounds

Witness claims 4 men in altercation near Red Rooster before shooting

Sex with a dog taken off uni student's record

Bestiality conviction could affect young woman's career: court hears

Chemist reopens after car through shopfront

Police investigate a crash into the front of the Chemmart Kawana Waters pharmacy this morning.

A car has driven into the front of a Kawana chemist.

UPDATE: $17K down the drain as company goes bust

Cleaner Lisa McDade is angry that she won't see any of the $17,000 owed to her by the previous owners of LBS Accounting. Photo Paul Braven / The Observer

A cleaner is fighting to recover $17,000 from liquidated firm.

Gore Hwy crash victim was from Wilsonton Heights

The scene of the fatal crash in Westbrook.

27-year-old woman driver was able to free herself from car

Chinese workers to flood in: report

Penny Wong

China FTA could disadvantage Aussie workers

Student from Pararamatta shooting school arrested

Heavy police presence at Arthur Phillip High School after HQ attack

Over 20,000 signatures on #dollarfordrought petition

Struggling Qld farmer launches campaign to help drought affected

Taxi driver retreats after boast of hitting Uber driver

Taxi drivers are furious over the invasion of Uber drivers in Queensland.

'My comments do reflect the level of frustration that I feel'

TPP: Biggest deal in history reached

Trade minister Andrew Robb speaking during a press conference in Canberra, Monday, Feb 17, 2014. Mr Robb commented on the Korea Australia free trade agreement.

Australia, 11 Pacific-rim nations reach biggest deal in history

Australia signs Trans-Pacific Partnership with 11 countries

US President Barack Obama has said the TPP would 'leave the playing field' for farmers and manufacturers.

The deal will pull in 12 nations including the US and Australia

Vatican attempts to 'cure gay priests' say former clergy

The Papal Basilica of St. Peter in the Vatican

Gay priests are 'cured' alongside paedophiles and drug addicts

Oscar Pistorius is to remain in prison, review board finds

Oscar Pistorius

The famed athlete was jailed for shooting girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

Yorkshire Ripper enjoys his moment in the sun

First time Peter Sutcliffe, 69, has been seen in public in 34 years

Two Eastern Brown snakes battle it out in frenzied fight

A still from the video showing two Eastern Brown snakes fighting at Byron Bay, posted on Facebook by Cheyne Seabrook. Photo Contributed

A VIDEO of two brown snakes fighting has been posted online.

Whale boat capsized said to be freak wave

Whale wave boat capsize will not be investigated

Whale wave boat capsize will not be investigated

Solar customers concerned about $599 to repair rusty screws

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The email invited customers to spend up to $599 to repair screws

Pets and their owners line up for a blessing at St Mark’s

BLESSED: Geoff Farmer, Rev. Julie Simpson, Rev. Barbara Diery, Rev. Kaye Pitman and Joel Farmer with Rocky at the blessing of the pets at St Mark’s Anglican Church.

Church offers pet blessings on feast day of animal-lover St Francis

Tweed Valley 'priestess' offering sexual healing

Sexologist and “priestess of Goddess”, Kerri Ryan, in her temple at Uki.

The 'sexologist' says she can help you heal.

Doctor helps woman deliver own baby with natural caesarean

After Dr Wallman made the incision and moved the baby’s head and shoulders to the right position, the new mum reached down, grasped her baby under its shoulders, pulled him out, and laid him on her own chest.

Dr Wallman has helped a woman deliver her own c-section baby

Tom Cruise not invited to daughter Bella's wedding

Bella Cruise

Celebrity site rejects rumours that Scientology led to superstar snub

Emma Watson a huge fan of yoga and meditation

Emma Watson

25-year-old actress went into a week of meditation teaching

Jimmy's take on Michael Jackson hit divides X Factor judges

The X Factor Top 11 contestant Jimmy Davis.

THE Cooran singer rocked out with a full band for Black or White.

Career change on the cards for The Block's Caro?

The Block contestants Kingi and Caro.

THE Townsville mum and her husband receive ultimate praise.

WATERCOOLER: Kate Ceberano eviction - fair call or too far?

Kicked out for her shoes, Kate Ceberano is not happy with Qantas.

Famous singer told she must leave lounge or change out of flip-flops

Kingi and Caro blown away by praise from The Block judges

The Block contestants Kingi and Caro pictured in their winning guest bedroom.

THE Townsville parents secured their first room win tonight.

Gwen’s 1000-marriage milestone

SPECIAL SERVICES: Civil celebrant Gwen Simpson has married more than 1000 couples.

Celebrant Gwen Simpson celebrates 1000-marriage milestone

Mum shows obese Toowoomba how to lose weight

Sally Yin feels great after losing more than 20kg in weight.

Sally has lost 22kg and is healthier than she has ever been

4 trees that gamed biology (and their tiny, tiny seeds)

Sequoia National Park - General Sherman Tree - Panorama By World Wide Gifts [CC BY-SA 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons

You might look at seeds differently after reading this

Call for more incentives to keep medicos coming to the bush

Medical experts have called for a review into keeping doctors

Medical, retail centre proposed for Bargara

PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT: Bauer Street development for a multi-use retail/medical/accomodation facility. Photo: contributed

Medical, retail and accommodation in the one place

Aura to raise prospects in Caloundra: Chamber of Commerce

New community set to drive investment, research, quality of life

Ted O'Brien targets Clive Palmer on milk

Clive Palmer addresses media at the Palmer Coolum Resort - Photo: Brett Wortman / Sunshine Coast Daily

LNP candidate accuses Clive Palmer of opportunism

Rockhampton ‘Rome’ of the beef world

Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss in Rockhampton for the Northern Australia Beef Roads Program roundtable.

Leaders beef-minded about CQ

Warning to councils: it takes 18 months to sell an airport

SUPPORT AIRPORT: To get direct and cheap flights, we must use the existing service to show demand exists.

Start now if you want to ride the wave of airport privitisations