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Police to investigate new COVID cases in Logan and Brisbane

A criminal investigation is underway into three women who returned to Queensland after lying about being in a covid hotspot.  They all arrived in Brisbane from Melbourne, via Sydney last week. Two have tested positive to covid-19, a third is awaiting results.  Deputy Police Commissioner Steve Gollschewski says authorities are reviewing every aspect...

Man charged over theft of milk truck in Toowoomba

Court for a 30-year-old man accused of the theft of a milk truck in Toowoomba. Police allege that the Kearney Springs man stole the truck from the loading bay of a shopping centre early yesterday morning.  The vehicle was later found crashed at Crows Nest.  He was eventually arrested at Black Butt. He'll face...

Three new COVID cases in Queensland

Queensland has recorded three new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours.    It is believed these three cases are not linked to three cases that were confirmed on Wednesday.    Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said both health and police services had responded quickly to these new outbreaks.    "One is an international arrival who was...

Thousands of locals wipe out retirement funds

Thousands of locals are raiding their super nest egg early due to the COVID 19 crisis. Industry Super data shows the average withdrawal is nearly $8000 in areas of Ipswich and Somerset while over four thousand people emptied their super account completely. Federal Blair MP Shayne Neumann says the Morrison government gave...

Man suffers burns in kitchen fire

A man has suffered burns in a fire at Redbank Plains.  Emergency crews were called to Glorious Prominade address around 8 last night to find a fire in a kitchen. Queensland Ambulance says he suffered burns to his leg and was taken to Ipswich Hospital in a stable condition.  (Photo: Queensland Ambulance Service....

Ipswich donor recipient urges people to Donate Life

Ipswich double organ transplant recipient Alise Minogue is making the most of life and very grateful for her “second chance”, thanks to organ donation.  Despite missing years of schooling, the now 27-year-old university student and recent TAFE graduate has made the most of study and opportunities.  “I’m so grateful to be healthy,...

Three charged after cash, drugs and ammunition seized in Kingston

Three men have been charged after ammunition, drugs and 42 thousand dollars cash (pictured above/below) were found at home Logan. Officers  seized a number of dangerous drugs and drug utensils and multiple rounds of ammunition following a raid on a property at Kingston on Monday. The men aged 30, 44 and 45...

Public Health Alert: Three new COVID-19 cases

    Community members on Brisbane’s southside are asked to remain alert but not alarmed as Queensland records three new cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19).The first case is a 19-year-old woman who tested positive after travelling interstate last week. She is an employee at Parklands Christian College on Brisbane’s southside. Queensland Health...

Two new Covid cases in Queensland

    UPDATE | Queensland Health is still working to determine if a Thai restaurant is one of the venues shut down in Ipswich. Contact tracing is underway in south-east Queensland after two teenagers tested positive to COVID-19. The two women, aged 19, are accused of lying on their border declaration passes to get into...

Queensland bans Sydneysiders over COVID concerns

 The Queensland Premier has announced a ban on all visitors arriving from Greater Sydney as of 1am on Saturday. Overnight, two news cases of COVID-19 emerged in Sydney. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said intensive contact tracing is underway. "We have done this to ensure we give notice to Queenslanders who may want to return...
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