February 2016

Published a story 7th Feb 2016 7:06 PM

PROPERTY owners have expressed their dismay at the ongoing problem of trespassing onto land following the death of Ipswich teenager Duncan Wilmott.

Trespassers cause grief for owners of old mining land

PROPERTY owners have expressed their dismay at the ongoing problem of trespassing onto land following the death of Ipswich teenager Duncan Wilmott.

Published a story 5th Feb 2016 1:05 PM

POLICE have seized more than 30 marijuana plants that were allegedly growing in bath tubs on the roof of an Ipswich home.

'Pot growing in bath tubs on roof' of Swanbank home

POLICE have seized more than 30 marijuana plants that were allegedly growing in bath tubs on the roof of an Ipswich home.

Published a story 5th Feb 2016 9:29 AM

POLICE have finally caught a man alleged to have been terrorising Ipswich residents from the rooftops over the past week.

Alleged thief roof-hopped across Ipswich in crime frenzy

POLICE have finally caught a man alleged to have been terrorising Ipswich residents from the rooftops over the past week.

Published a story 4th Feb 2016 12:12 PM

AN elderly man and a teenager have been injured in quad bike accidents in the Scenic Rim and Lockyer Valley.

Elderly man and teen injured in quad bike accidents

AN elderly man and a teenager have been injured in quad bike accidents in the Scenic Rim and Lockyer Valley.

Published a story 3rd Feb 2016 2:28 PM

POLICE have recovered the body of missing Ipswich teenager Duncan Wilmott.

Family's prayers answered as divers find teen's body

POLICE have recovered the body of missing Ipswich teenager Duncan Wilmott.

Published a story 3rd Feb 2016 11:23 AM

POLICE say two boys that damaged property at an Ipswich school this morning are only nine years old.

School goes into lockdown after boys cause damage

POLICE say two boys that damaged property at an Ipswich school this morning are only nine years old.

Published a story 3rd Feb 2016 10:13 AM

NSW Police divers who are capable of going 20m further than their Queensland counterparts have entered Aqua Lake this morning.

NSW police divers enter lake in search of teen's body

NSW Police divers who are capable of going 20m further than their Queensland counterparts have entered Aqua Lake this morning.

Published a story 3rd Feb 2016 10:01 AM

POLICE are on the trail of a man who was seen walking on the roofs of houses and loitering in the Winston Glades area.

Roof-walking weirdo on the run from local police

POLICE are on the trail of a man who was seen walking on the roofs of houses and loitering in the Winston Glades area.

Published a story 1st Feb 2016 7:13 PM

THE grieving father of drowning victim Duncan Wilmot has promised not to give up the mission to recover his son’s body.

Dad vows to recover son's body from lake

THE grieving father of drowning victim Duncan Wilmot has promised not to give up the mission to recover his son’s body.

Published a story 1st Feb 2016 7:06 PM

IF NECESSITY is the mother of invention then it is no surprise that this 78-year-old from One Mile has turned his talents to solving problems.

"Dutch Einstein" makes stunning silver discovery

IF NECESSITY is the mother of invention then it is no surprise that this 78-year-old from One Mile has turned his talents to solving problems.

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Andrew was born and bred in Ipswich and has been at the QT since 2007. After starting out on the country rounds, he moved onto court reporting and then police and emergency services, which he has now been covering for the last three years. When he is not working on police rounds Andrew is busy sifting through the garbage of famous people, in search of ideas for his weekly column, the Naughty Korner. As there are very few famous people in Ipswich, Andrew is often forced to write his column about boring people, like politicians.