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More horses discovered in a dreadful condition on the Darling Downs.

In another case of animal neglect, the Department Of Agriculture & Fisheries has received reports of 15 emaciated horses at another Toowoomba property. 14 of the equines are claimed to be are former-racehorses, with five still listed as 'active' with Racing Australia. A Bio-Security Queensland spokesman confirmed they have been investigating the...

Mum & daughter found...but have you seen Marcus, missing for months?

We need your help to locate a 40-year-old man reported missing from Woodridge. Marcus Whettam (pictured) was last seen on Lawrence Street in November last year. There are concerns for his welfare, due to a medical condition. Marcus is described as Aboriginal, 178 centimetres tall, with a slim build, black hair and brown...

Teenage girl missing from Browns Plains

(Photo: Queensland Police Service. Supplied.) There's concerns for a teenage girl missing from Browns Plains for three days.  The 13-year-old was last seen on February 24 and has not made contact with family since.  Police say that she may have connections in the Marsden area.  The teen is described as Caucasian, 170cm tall, slim...

IPSWICH: Boy charged with attempted murder over school incident

(Photo: Queensland Police Service. Supplied.) A teenage boy has been charged following a stabbing at an Ipswich school. Two boys, aged 12 and 13, were seriously assaulted at Rosewood State High School three weeks ago - forcing it into lockdown.  Both were transported to hospital for treatment. Police have today charged a 14-year-old boy...

O-I-A could reopen investigations of ex-Ipswich councillors if re-elected

(Photo: Ipswich First. Supplied.) The Office of the Independent Assessor has released a statement today saying investigations of ex-Ipswich councillors could be reopened if they are re-elected. The O-I-A put the investigations of former Ipswich councillors on hold last year following their dismissal, so they could focus investigations on ongoing misconduct matters...

Nanango man fights for life as brother is charged over attack

(Photo: Queensland Police Service. Supplied.) Court today for a Nanango man accused of a serious attack, which left his brother with life threatening injuries.  The 41-year-old sibling remains in a critical condition in the PA Hospital after a fight allegedly broke out between the two men yesterday afternoon. It's understood the victim was...

Heartless thugs make off with a much-loved puppy during home burglary.

An Ipswich woman is pleading for the burglars who robbed her home to return her stolen puppy.  The thieves allegedly broke into the Purga property on Tuesday afternoon between 1:30 and 3 o'clock, taking her wedding ring, a car, cash, jewellery and a seven week-old Boxer pup. A heartbroken Tracey Endres said...

From a big dry to waters mighty high for St.George residents.

A town in South-West Queensland is bracing for a major flood peak later today. A major flood warning remains in place for the Balonne River, with a peak of around 12.3 metres expected at St.George by this afternoon. Homes have already been evacuated. But locals are welcoming the floods, after the town battled...

Trial of accused Logan teen murderer continues

(Photo: Queensland Police Service. Supplied.) UPDATE:  The trial of a man accused of murdering pregnant teenager Tiffany Taylor (pictured above) has heard from her older boyfriend who began dating her at the age of 12. The court heard Gregory Hill denies being the father of her unborn child.  She was last seen leaving a...

Several people exposed to a chemical substance at Browns Plains

(Photo: Queensland Ambulance Service. Supplied.) Several people have been rushed to hospital after being exposed to a chemical substance at a workplace at Browns Plains this afternoon. Queensland Ambulance says it happened on Grand Plaza Drive at around 12:30pm. QAS Senior Operations Supervisor Chris Perera says up to 13 patients were assessed at...
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