April 2016

Published a story 29th Apr 2016 7:29 PM

SAILOR Peter Charles is six months past his expiry date and keen to make the most of what he concedes is borrowed time.

Setting sail on one last challenge

SAILOR Peter Charles is six months past his expiry date and keen to make the most of what he concedes is borrowed time.

Published a story 29th Apr 2016 7:21 PM

ONE of New Zealand’s top surf life savers has pleaded guilty to wilful damage in relation to an incident which occurred at Alexandra Headland.

Life saver teen fronts court for alleged salad toss

ONE of New Zealand’s top surf life savers has pleaded guilty to wilful damage in relation to an incident which occurred at Alexandra Headland.

Published a story 29th Apr 2016 5:30 PM

A MAN who kicked in his neighbour's locked front door has been freed on bail less than 24 hours after the terrifying ordeal.

Man freed day after forcing family to flee in terror

A MAN who kicked in his neighbour's locked front door has been freed on bail less than 24 hours after the terrifying ordeal.

Published a story 28th Apr 2016 4:16 PM

PALMWOODS resident Anna Stevenson wants to see something done with an historic building over her back fence

Palmwoods resident pushes for bank heritage listing

PALMWOODS resident Anna Stevenson wants to see something done with an historic building over her back fence

Published a story 28th Apr 2016 3:01 PM

A TEENAGER accused of attempted murder has been released from prison after being sentenced for using Facebook to threaten a witness in the case.

Teen walks free after sentence for threatening witness

A TEENAGER accused of attempted murder has been released from prison after being sentenced for using Facebook to threaten a witness in the case.

Published a story 27th Apr 2016 5:31 PM

A MAN who brought down a light pole when he crashed through it on Maroochydore Rd was drunk and doing more than 40kmh over the speed limit, a court has heard.

Drunk crash driver jailed for 12 months

A MAN who brought down a light pole when he crashed through it on Maroochydore Rd was drunk and doing more than 40kmh over the speed limit, a court has heard.

Published a story 27th Apr 2016 12:24 PM

A DAD has been jailed for spitting on a police officer for the second time in the past five years.

Dad jailed for spitting on cop during arrest

A DAD has been jailed for spitting on a police officer for the second time in the past five years.

Published a story 25th Apr 2016 1:20 PM

SECOND World War veteran John Conwell proudly strode through Buderim, adamant he would march for every Anzac Day his body allowed him.

Veteran strides proudly for Buderim march

SECOND World War veteran John Conwell proudly strode through Buderim, adamant he would march for every Anzac Day his body allowed him.

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Stuart studied journalism at the University of Southern Queensland in Toowoomba. He worked briefly at Central Queensland News and Warwick Daily News. He has worked as a reporter at The Chronicle since July 2009.