Convoy to go ahead amid protests by conservationists

POTTSVILLE residents will push ahead with their plan to stage a community march in support of a Men's Shed

Keenan: 'It's time to move on' after complaints dismissed

Southern Downs Regional Council CEO David Keenan.

Complaints against former GM dismissed.

Prime Tweed site sells at auction

SOLD: The old Rivers commercial retail building at 79-81 Wharf St sold at auction for $2.475 million recently.

Tweed development site sold at auction for $2.475 million

The magnificence of Fingal's sunrise

SPECTACULAR: The sun rising over Fingal Head Lighthouse.

Behind the Lens: sunrise at Fingal Head lighthouse

Big Brother on the lookout for illegal campers

Portable security cameras are being rolled out in Kingscliff.

CCTV cameras used to combat illegal camping along Tweed Coast

Unions take to streets as Sunday penalty rates cut

Retail workers will be among those hit by the changes.

Thousands of lowest paid workers to be hit by changes to pay rates

No debate, go and vaccinate

PRIMARY CONCERN: Vaccination is crucial to a child's health care.

Health column: vaccines and preventative care

Fun in school made easy in Pottsville

READY TO LEARN: St Ambrose Catholic Primary School students Sage, Izaak, Oriana, Mia and Kobe enjoy one of the new classrooms.

St Ambrose opens new classrooms.

Helping the over 50s find work

BACK TO WORK: SilverTemp founder Art Beavis matches older workers with business needs.

Creating a mature workforce

Facing the magic in Kirra

SKIN BEAUTY: Face Magic's Angie Todd and head therapist Olivia Oran.

Highlights of beauty therapy.

Sarah Nulty: How to teach your six year old about money

Annalise Nulty (6), Sarah Nulty (33)

Credit card spender determined to see daughter learn from mistakes

Winning is best medicine for Kingscliff

BIG WINNER: Kingscliff 7-Day Chempro Chemist staff member Tahlia Mclean won the Pharmacy person of the year.

Tahlia Mclean takes out top gong.

Organic growth for health food shop

GOOD STUFF: Tweed nutritionist John Nankivell has opened his third health food store. He sells organic produce at wholesale prices to entice customers inside.

Health food store crosses the border

Business 'blown away' after 140 people apply for one job

A total 140 people applied for a casual receptionist position at Harrup Park.

Jobseekers up against the odds for some positions

Company's licence suspended as debts remain unpaid

Cheryll (pictured) and Dan Harper received two progress payments towards settling an invoice owed since December by Development Delivery Construction (Ddel) before the builder's licence was suspended by the QBCC this week.

QBCC suspends builder's licence for not paying debts

iPhone 8: Augmented 3D reality and avatars?

OLED iPhone will have a “revolutionary” infrared module

It's official: Petrol price rip-off worst in years

Australia is facing some of its highest petrol prices.

Brisbane retail prices the highest of the large five cities

Mazda recalls yet another vehicle...

The Mazda BT-50, sold between October 21, 2011, and December 3, 2012, are being recalled.

The Mazda BT-50 has now been recalled.

Mobile World Congress: What can we expect this year?

Rising smartphone maker Oppo has teased announcement of new camera

COMMENT: Face it! Some men will always beat their wife

NO AMOUNT of legislation, no matter how sincere, will stop relationship violence.

'Every time I think of this stupid father I feel sick'

Baby Paige

Letter: Why didn't the grandmother speak up for little Paige?

One Nation a big chance at next state election: Letter

POLLIES: Rockhampton MP Bill Byrne, Livingstone Mayor Bill Ludwig and Queensland Senator Pauline Hanson.

'We vote one of the corrupt out and another one of the corrupt in'

Reader takes aim at Baby Boomers

Baby Boomers are under fire for protecting their superannuation.

Pension system changes bring out worst in us: Reader

Clearing up “fake news” on every front

Discerning what is true or false

Honesty is actually linked to better health

What other option did Renshaw have?

Australia's Matt Renshaw bats during the first day of the first test cricket match against India in Pune, India, Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017.

Unless you're willing to soil yourself in front of millions, shut up

Yassmin Abdel-Magied’s views on Islam are misguided

Brisbane Muslim writer Yassmin Abdel-Magied

Islam discriminates against women in so many ways.

School closed after multiple fires lit by vandals

THE NSW Department of Education stated student arrangements for next week would be released later today following a fire at Bellingen High School.

Boy, 10, given 12 vials of antivenene after funnel-web bite

Matthew Mitchell was given 12 vials of antivenene. Photo: supplied

Matthew was “as lucky as they get”

Housing affordability: New plan a 'groundbreaker'

The Housing Industry Association (HIA) has also lauded the promise

Motorcyclist dies in Repton accident

Man dies after collision on Pine Creek Way.

Surfer escapes life-threatening injury

Wategos Beach, Byron Bay.

Rescue chopper called off after surfing accident

Fugitive on run for 8 years is extradited from Toowoomba

court generic

EIGHT years on the run, prisoner returned to custody.

Investigation launched into Coffs city centre confrontation

CENTRE TROUBLE: Police were called to a confrontation on Harbour Dr in Coffs Harbour's city centre on Wednesday, February 22.

Teenagers were shouting and kicked a police car

Carer to face court over gruesome death of pensioner

Mooroobool carer Terrance Barallon, 44, has been charged with murdering disability pensioner Rob Duffy, 62.

Body allegedly found bound, gagged and fatally injured

Tony Abbott: Coalition in danger of becoming ‘Labor lite’

If only six members had changed their vote we would still have Tony Abbott as PM.

Abbott says he is disappointed and disillusioned with the government

ALP's face for penalty rate cuts won't lose a cent

Trent Hunter said he would be "gutted" by the cuts, but in reality, won't lose a dollar.

The ALP member won't be affected by the penalty rate changes

Woman falls pregnant with twins six weeks after giving birth

Eliza Curby fell pregnant with twins six weeks after giving birth.

Eliza Curby fell pregnant with twins six weeks after giving birth

Secret documents reveal $53.4m loss by NRL teams

NRL Captains at the launch of the new season.

Only two teams made a profit last year

The story behind this tragic photo

This famous photo series depicting a woman in an abusive relationship, has cracked open the shield behind which domestic violence often occurs. Picture: Sara Naomi Lewkowicz

The domestic violence story we rarely hear about

Buderim dad rejects gay son's emotional plea for second time

LOVERS: Grant and Chris have been together for more than three years, and Chris' parents refuse to acknowledge their son's fiance.

Son’s emotional plea rejected again by unmoved father

Aus Post CEO hits back at Pauline Hanson

Ahmed Fahour.

Fahour hits out at his consistent critic Pauline Hanson

Father’s chilling text before he threw his baby off a bridge

Text messaging records showing exchanges between Tony Moreno and Adrianne Oyola in the final moments of their son's life are displayed as evidence during Moreno's murder trial, Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, in Middletown, Conn. Moreno is charged with killing their 7-month-old son by throwing the boy off a bridge.

Father threw his baby off a bridge then jumped after him

Trump inherited mum Mary’s hair, plus much more

Mary Trump

Mary shrew, charismatic and had a love of showmanship

Man spits in baby's face: 'white people shouldn't breed'

Man spared jail after being convicted of racially aggravated assault

Desperate search for... teddy bear owner

Rufus the bear was left at a Toowoomba cafe and now a massive search is under way to find his owner.

She soon found out it was a special bear

Coast kids forced to hand back trophy

UNLUCKY: Maroochydore junior lifesavers have had to hand back their champions title after an error at the weekend's Queensland Youth Championships.

Admin error sees junior Coast lifesavers hand title over to rivals

Man became a quadriplegic after swallowing a chicken bone

Shane became a quadriplegic after he swallowed a chicken bone one night.

They said: ‘He’s not going to make it through the night’

The family dog that nearly died from ice overdose

Stewart Morrison with his dog, Nellie, who nearly died from a drug overdose.

Sunshine Coast vet warns drugs new threat for pets

One Nation leader hits cafe after Pauline Hanson fans attack

One Nation Qld leader Steve Dickson and Nicklin candidate Steven Ford visit Endless Time cafe.

Pauline Hanson's Qld leader meets with cafe after weekend of abuse

French waitress shows Aussies how to wrangle a goanna

The Australian native was no match for the brave waitress.

French waitress was taking no guff from an invading goanna

Former Family Matters stare accused of child abuse

DARIUS McCrary, who played Eddie Winslow on the ’90s sitcom Family Matters, has been accused of holding his infant daughter over a pot of boiling water.

Bindi Irwin's birthday tribute to her dad

Bindi Irwin

Bindi Irwin has paid tribute to her dad on his 55th birthday

Reality TV show gives Maryborough a boost

*WARNING EMBARGOED until 9.15pm Monday January 30* Sean Hollands and Susan Rawlings pictured after their wedding on the TV series Married At First Sight. Supplied by Channel 9.

Maryborough looks good on reality TV show.

What's on the big screen this week

Ewan McGregor and Jonny Lee Miller in a scene from the movie T2: Trainspotting.

This week's new releases offer plenty of variety for movie buffs.

REVIEW: Under the Gun doco looks at right to bear arms

ARMED: A still from the 2016 documentary film Under the Gun by Stephanie Soechtig.

An in-depth look into America's gun culture.

Hodges proud to be part of first channel dedicated to NRL

Justin Hodges is gearing up for his new gig on Fox League.

Footy star hopes to provide a voice for players on new NRL channel

Furious Price wants to quit I'm a Celeb after clash with Keira

Steve Price has threatened to quit the jungle.

Will camp ration clash with Keira cause Steve to call it quits?