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Accused murderer found not guilty.

One of the men accused of murdering Kieren Pye in Ipswich two years ago has been found not guilty of his murder.  Tupu Sauaga has instead been found guilty of manslaughter of the 23-year-old who was attacked while with his girlfriend in Carole Park on 2 April 2015. The jury was unable...

Brisbane Lions Women's A.F.L at Springfield moves one step closer.

The Brisbane Lions have welcomed a pledge by the L.N.P., to commit $15 million to build a new training and administration base for the elite women's team in Springfield.  Ipswich's Council...together with Springfield Land Corporation and the A.F.L...have now secured 40 million of the $70 million needed for the project.  Lions C.E.O.,...

Most of the South East's crucial infrastructure projects gain backing.

The Council of Mayors has received confirmation from one or more of the parties in the lead-up to the state election, that they will continue to support seven of ten critical infrastructure projects across the South-East.  But Ipswich Mayor Andrew Antoniolli says while it's pleasing to hear there's a general commitment...

It'll be a tight tussle for Toowoomba North at this weekends polls.

If Labor wins the seat of Toowoomba North, it will win a majority in the Parliament.  That was the prediction from Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, who was in the Garden City yesterday..to bolster support for her Toowoomba North candidate, Kerry Shine.  The seat is currently held by the L.N.P's Trevor Watts on a...

So, what's this we hear about the Tully trip to South East Asia?

Former Ipswich Deputy Mayor Paul Tully is said to have taken a secretive trip to South-East Asia last year, where he received undisclosed hospitality from a luxury hotel company with significant commercial interests in Ipswich.  According to the Brisbane Times...Councillor Tully took the 10-day junket to Singapore, Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur,...

Police appeal for information into horror Aratula crash

Police want to hear from anyone who saw a blue 2003 Holden Commodore before it was involved in a serious crash at Aratula early this morning. A 42-year-old man remains in a critical condition in the PA Hospital after the vehicle he was driving went onto the wrong side of the...

Underwood stabbing witness comes forward to police

A man who witnessed the stabbing of another man at a Logan shopping centre has come forward following a police appeal for information. A passer-by discovered the 25-year-old victim with stab wounds to his stomach following a fight in the Underwood shopping centre car park on Monday night. Police say the man...

Police say toddlers taken from Coast could be in Toowoomba

Police believe two children snatched from a home on the Sunshine Coast may be in the Toowoomba area. Four to six people entered a home at Beerwah around 9-30 yesterday morning...confronting a man and a woman inside...striking the woman over the head with a metal pole. The group then left with a...

Foster father indicted for Tia Palmer's murder

Rick Thorburn has been indicted for the murder of his foster daughter Tiahleigh Palmer.  The 12-year-old's body was found on the banks of a Gold Coast river in 20-15 six days after she went missing while in the care of Thorburn and his family. The 57-year-old was charged in September 20-16 with...

Driver is critical & Cunningham Highway closed after serious collision.

A driver is fighting for life, after colliding with two trucks on a Scenic Rim highway in the early hours of this morning.  The man was airlifted to hospital with critical injuries, after the crash, at about 2.20 a.m on the Cunningham Highway near Aratula.  A police spokeswoman told the Brisbane Times...the...