December 2016

Published a story 8th Dec 2016 5:58 PM

A MAN accused of escaping from custody at Maroochydore Magistrates Court has dumped his lawyer.

New lawyer sought for escape accused

A MAN accused of escaping from custody at Maroochydore Magistrates Court has dumped his lawyer.

Published a story 8th Dec 2016 5:23 PM

A DAD accused of hitting a man with a car was trying to protect his daughters, a court has heard.

Run over accused plans to fight charges

A DAD accused of hitting a man with a car was trying to protect his daughters, a court has heard.

Published a story 8th Dec 2016 4:47 PM

DECADES of bad blood between neighbours turned physical when a 63-year-old woman sprayed herbicide in the faces of the elderly couple next door.

Couple cops herbicide to face in neighbourhood dispute

DECADES of bad blood between neighbours turned physical when a 63-year-old woman sprayed herbicide in the faces of the elderly couple next door.

Published a story 8th Dec 2016 10:51 AM

A MOBILE hydroponic drug growing set-up run from a stolen truck trailer has been found hiding in plain sight.

'It just looked like any old trailer parked near a house'

A MOBILE hydroponic drug growing set-up run from a stolen truck trailer has been found hiding in plain sight.

Published a story 7th Dec 2016 3:07 PM

A DISABILITY pensioner accused of armed robbery has fronted court more than seven years after the incident.

Pensioner faces bowls club robbery charge

A DISABILITY pensioner accused of armed robbery has fronted court more than seven years after the incident.

Published a story 7th Dec 2016 11:30 AM

A MAN accused of hitting another man with a car will spend at least one more night in police custody.

Car strike accused to stay in custody

A MAN accused of hitting another man with a car will spend at least one more night in police custody.

Published a story 7th Dec 2016 9:48 AM

THE Sunshine Coast Daily gets an exclusive tour of Clive Palmer's Coolum resort amid reports that it had become an "embarrassing, rundown eyesore".

WE GOT INSIDE: Palmer's resort no 'rundown eyesore'

THE Sunshine Coast Daily gets an exclusive tour of Clive Palmer's Coolum resort amid reports that it had become an "embarrassing, rundown eyesore".

Published a story 7th Dec 2016 8:12 AM

DONATIONS are great but the real value in a recent fundraising venture has come with the anti-domestic violence message it helped spread through the community.

Donations help spread call to end violence

DONATIONS are great but the real value in a recent fundraising venture has come with the anti-domestic violence message it helped spread through the community.

Published a story 6th Dec 2016 4:43 PM

WITNESSES in assault cases against two Marcoola men are set to face courtroom questioning in relation to an alleged violent attack.

Alleged bashing witnesses to face questions

WITNESSES in assault cases against two Marcoola men are set to face courtroom questioning in relation to an alleged violent attack.

Published a story 6th Dec 2016 11:59 AM

<strong>PHOTO GALLERY: </strong>Step inside Clive Palmer's Coolum resort to see its transformation from "embarrassing, rundown eyesore" to "the best resort on the Coast".

REVEALED: What Palmer Coolum Resort looks like now

PHOTO GALLERY: Step inside Clive Palmer's Coolum resort to see its transformation from "embarrassing, rundown eyesore" to "the best resort on the Coast".

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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.