Backlash against brothel DA for Townsend

This flyer has been put together by Townsend residents opposing a development application for a brothel in the industrial precinct.

The Townsend community has hit out at proposal to set up a brothel.

Professor explains how Premier's Adani veto hurts investors

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and Adani's Jeyakumar Janakaraj.

CQU expert says negative outcomes come from sudden govt changes

'Best boss in the world' celebrates 10 years behind the bar

TOP JOB: Robyn Miles is the cheerful owner/manager of Allora's beloved Railway Hotel.

A leap of faith into pays off for a Southern Downs publican

First land release at coastal village in 20 years

Vacant lots are going for auction at Bayside Brunswick Heads.

The blocks are expected to be snapped up at auction this weekend

Outback axe murderer lodges appeal

He claims his trial judge botched a routine direction to the jury

Pregnant woman tried screaming for help during attack

The woman tried calling for help during the attack, a judge said. (FILE PHOTO)

Turn around and walk away, violent man told

Country boy's hot drug offer was just hot air

Big bad Brisbane is where the 'country boy' landed in trouble, the lawyer said.

Abject stupidity and big bad Brisbane blamed for drug troubles

The week in politics with Paul Murray

Sky News presenter Paul Murray

We have a crisis in boys' education, Paul Murray says

Yamba athlete on track to Commonwealth Games

Celia Sullohern reacts after winning the Zatopek Womens 10,000m race at the 57th edition of Zatopek athletic championships at Lakeside Stadium in Melbourne, Thursday, December 14, 2017.

Celia Sullohern earns automatic selection in Australian team.

Stories Australia won’t recover from

The volumes of the Final Report of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse sit on the table before the signing ceremony of the release of the papers at Government House, Canberra, 15 December, 2017. Photo: Jeremy Piper

Australia's psyche will be forever changed

Jailed for killing ‘pretty’ niece

Derek Barrett (left) has been jailed for killing his niece Mengmei Leng (right). Picture: AAP/Instagram.

Sydney man secretly filmed his niece showering and then murdered her

Australian first: Eating disorder treatment centre for Coast

VISIONARY: Mark Forbes is in the process of acquiring a property in Mooloolah to build Australia's first residential treatment facility for eating disorders.

Coast couple to establish Aussie-first eating disorder treatment hub

Priests should not keep silent on abuse

Call to make it mandatory for clergy to report abuse

$477m spent on this, so why was he at the cricket?

Christian Porter tweeted a selfie with former PM John Howard from the cricket on Thursday. Picture: Twitter Royal commission set to be handed down

“Enjoying the last Ashes test at the WACA..."

Why energy discounts could be misleading

Energy bill discounts are not always as cheap as they appear.

Customers need to dig deeper to find real savings

Is your landlord screwing you over?

Was it a blatant cash grab by the landlord and real estate agent?

Real reason the daredevil died

He was famous in China for posting videos and photos hundreds of metres in the air. Picture: Weibo

His death after falling from the 62nd storey shocked the world

Jailhouse wedding bells for Cassie Sainsbury

Cassandra Sainsbury. (60 Minutes)

Cassie Sainsbury is set to marry Scott Broadbridge inside prison

NORTH KOREA: Threat no one’s talking about

North Korea’s lack of safety is a ‘disaster waiting to happen’

More Poppins lights to be installed in Maryborough

HAPPY CROSSING: Fraser Coast Councillor Paul Truscott with one of the already installed Mary Poppins lights in Maryborough.

The Hertitage City is about to get even merrier.

Reptile expert says 2.5m croc at Gympie weir is no surprise

NO JOKE: A UQ expert on reptiles says it is entirely possible a salt water crocodile has made the Mary River at Gympie his new home.

Several people have reported seeing a 2.5m croc

Mystery millionaire: Rocky punter yet to claim whopping $2M

MAX PRICE: Tip Top Gold Max soft white sliced bread. Photo: Max Fleet / NewsMail

The owner of the winning Keno ticket is yet to come forward.

Shocking attack on home of Christmas lights champion

GRINCH IS BACK: The Christmas light display by Emerald local, Neil Ledwy and his family has been continuously vandalised this year.

Winners reconsider any more displays after devestating attacks

What would you do if this crawled up your windscreen?

What would you do if this was on the other side of your windscreen?

Gympie contractor 'surprised' by scaly hitch-hiker.

Summertime is toad busting time

MENACE: Because of their toxicity when ingested, cane toads pose a real threat to native predators.

Conservation Volunteers look to children for help with toads.

George Lucas’ gripe with new Star Wars film

STAR Wars creator George Lucas wasn’t happy when he saw how The Last Jedi was being made. He was a ‘cranky guy’ for a reason.

Galactica: Second actress named as ‘cult member’

Battlestar Galactica’s Nicki Clyne is good friends with Smallville star Allison Mack. Picture: Instagram

A Battlestar Galactica star is the second actress to be identified

Foxx and Holmes go public for birthday bash

Katie Holmes laughs with rumoured boyfriend Jamie Foxx.

Hollywood’s most secretive couple is finally stepping into the light

Harry, Meghan set wedding date

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry during the video of their engagement announcement and interview. Picture: Supplied

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have set a wedding date

What the Disney-Fox merger means for Marvel movies

Marvel Cinematic Universe movies have made $US13.4 billion so far Film trailer: Avengers — Infinity War.

The $68.3 billion merger between Disney and Fox has big implications

Dustin Hoffman hit with underage harassment claims

Dustin Hoffman at the 70th international film festival in Cannes.

THERE are more claims of sexual misconduct against the veteran actor

‘Someone won’t be happy’: MAFS shock split

Married At First Sight couple Simon and Alene.

Alene has shared some sad news about her relationship with Simon.