Dalby girl Smith wins Singapore WTA title

Megan Smith has had a week to remember, rolling through the competition at the WTA Futures tournament in Singapore

Artists were singing in the rain

MUSIC FUN: Richard O'Shea hosted a community concert in Dalby.

The annual event draws a big crowd, and unwanted grey skies

Are animals killing development or the other way around?

The Institute of Public Affairs says threatened species like the koala are holding back development.

Think tank claims animals holding back regional development

Hail hits as severe storm warning issued

Grey skies and storms over the Gold Coast. Picture: David Clark

The BoM has now issued a severe thunderstorm warning

ACCC attempts to force regional mobile network expansion

The ACCC has ruled against introducing domestic roaming to allow phone rivals to access each other's networks.

Vodafone slams ACCC after mobile roaming decision

Awards tickets selling fast

AWARDS: Rohan May, Tania Marshall and Beth Wood at the BEA launch.

BEA evening is one week away

Council digests court defeat

LOSS: Cr Andrew Smith sums up his argument as to why Ausco Modular's application for a permanent 1000 bed camp in Chinchilla should be rejected.

The cost of the Ausco losses in court are still unknown

Young man found with his name and number on bag of drugs

A bag of drugs found after the Maroochy Music and Visual Arts Festival with a persons name and phone number written on the front.

IN CASE he lost his bag of MDMAa Dalby man put his nameon the bag.

Man, 18, caught driving unlicensed twice on same day

EMERGENCY SERVICES: Police

Man to appear in court after caught twice on same day

Gold Coast 600: crash chaos, grid girls, and hot laps

A crash drama unfolded right in front of the corporate boxes at the Gold Coast 600.

It takes a certain kind of insanity to be a driver in the wet

BLOWOUT EXPOSED: Outrageous cost of single NBN hook-up

The eye-watering costs of single NBN connections have been revealed.

It could prove extremely expensive to have the NBN hooked up

After Adani success, second CQ mega mine on Rocky's radar

While the region has been wrapped up in the discussion about Adani, another big player has been quietly building up behind the scenes.

Major project to deliver more than 3000 jobs gets EIS green light

Lauga and Joyce clashing over NAIF funding reaching CQ

NAIF BOARD: The Northern Australia Infrastructure Fund Board has made one final investment decision since forming over 500 days ago.

Choice words said as region awaits promised billions in investment.

EXCLUSIVE: How stressed out plants can send farmers SMS

SMART INNOVATION: Stephen Xu (left) has invented a new way for plants to communicate with farmers.

"The model has application for many other crops...''

State of our state is not too flash

QLD Treasurer Curtis Pitt at JBS Australia in Brisbane, Friday, October 13, 2017. Palaszczuk announced the QLD government will assist the company in creating 200 jobs.

Queensland economy: CommSec State of the States October 2017

Cowan attacker said he acted as 'voice for Daniel'

Brett Peter Cowan

Inmate: He had it coming …That f***ing grub deserved it.

Man found submerged in car off Bruce Hwy

8.30AM: Police are currently investigating the break and enter at the Mundubbera Showgrounds.

Police appeal for help over fatal traffic crash

Kids sold for $2 for sex: What would you pay to rescue them?

One of the rescued children who features in an International Justice Mission video.

"We all know kids. Who is going to stand up for them if we don’t?’’

Sigh of relief for growers

UPDATE: The recent rainfall is good for the 2018 season.

Code of Conduct put to vote

Sister's desperate plea: Give missing men 'fighting chance'

The men missing at sea.

Adam Bidner's sister Jodie asks for community's help.

The best-performing state in Australia

The state economic growth rankings, according to October’s CommSec State of the States report.

One state is out performing all others in the economic arena

Great white knocks teen girl off kayak

Chris Williams with his daughter Sarah, 15, who was knocked off her kayak by a great white shark. Picture: Matt Turner

Shark knocks teen girl off kayak at Normanville

Man hits himself with car in bizarre road rage

The embarrassing moment was captured on video. Picture: Dash Cam Owners Australia

Car continues down the hill, ploughing into the car behind him

No campaign’s explicit TV ad ban

Coalition for Marriage ads are causing a stir. Picture: Supplied

The advertisement contains passages from Safe Schools program

Revealed: Australia’s fastest growing jobs

New Census data reveals Australia’s fastest growing jobs.

Australia now has 27 per cent more fitness instructors

premium_icon Kid porn pervert let free

Destin Whiteley, 23, pleaded guilty to three counts of possessing child abuse material after a Darwin computer repair man stumbled on the disability pensioner’s stash.

Police found almost 60,000 files of illegal material

Harvey Weinstein hits back at actress

Harvey Weinstein has refuted sexual harassment claims against at least one accuser. Picture: AFP/Yann Coatsaliou

Harvey Weinstein has taken the unusual step of hitting back

Trump to allow release of JFK files

Former US President John F Kennedy. Picture: Supplied

Donald Trump plans to release the coveted JFK files

Huge moon cave could be first offworld colony

A Moon base may have just become much easier, with the discovery of an enormous protective lava tube beneath the lunar surface.  Picture: ESA

Before we settle Mars, we must return to the caves

Video highlights: Awesome vision from the Color Movement

Sunshine Coast Colour Run.

Eyes of the world watching the Sunshine Coast event

What happens when someone dies on a plane?

Australian Federal Police have to deal with bodies on planes regularly. Picture: AFP Why do you get sick on flights?

People die on planes landing in Australia with alarming regularity

The Pink House: Inside Australia’s oldest brothel

BJ spends much of the night attempting to entice customers into the brothel.

This is one of the most surprising operations in the outback

Who built these mysterious ‘hellgates’?

Some of the 'gates' found linked to ancient lava domes in Saudi Arabia. Their purpose is unknown. Picture: D. Kennedy, Arabian Archaeology and Epigrahy

Why did an ancient people build some 400 mysterious ‘gates’

Couple adopt dog that crashes wedding day

Marilia Pieroni and Matheus Martins are shocked to find an unexpected guest. Picture: Facebook

Dr Chris Brown has revealed a heartwarming story about a stray dog

How this dad lost 90kgs

FIGHTING FIT: Michael Ditton from Gympie has lost 90kg since making life-altering changes to his diet. INSET: Michael before and after his transformation.

He could barely walk

REVIEW: The Walking Dead s8 e1 - Mercy

*Warning this story contains spoilers about the season eight premiere*

Big changes afoot for Real Housewives of Sydney

The first season of Real Housewives of Sydney was drama-filled, even by Housewives standards.

PRODUCERS test out new castmate after a volatile first season.

Jimmy Barnes opens up on new ‘vices’

Jimmy Barnes’ Working Class Man memoir has been released. Picture: Supplied

Rocker reveals new vices in Working Class Man memoir.

Cassandra Thorburn reveals: ‘Karl’s dead to me’

Cassandra Thorburn, ex-wife of Karl Stefanovic has opened up about the toll their marriage split has taken. Picture: Jonathan Ng

Karl Stefanovic’s ex-wife Cassandra has spoken for the first time

Lisa’s one regret about Nine exit

Lisa Wilkinson during the Moet and Chandon Guinness Book of Records tasting attempt in Sydney.

‘I’m only sorry I never got the chance to say goodbye’.

Ewan McGregor busted kissing co-star

Actor Ewan McGregor.

THE actor's marriage of 22 years is over after pictures emerge.

Sticks and Wombat score surprise final win on The Block

Sticks and Wombat won the judges over with their combination of blues, timber and Australian natives.

THE duo impressed with a picture-perfect front facade.