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Sun 19 Aug 2018

Care worker’s rant: ‘I’m not a glorified a**-wiper’

Care worker’s rant: ‘I’m not a glorified a**-wiper’

Sick of care workers being seen as “glorified a** wipers”, Beth Sturgis wrote an open letter on Facebook, explaining her job is more than that.

Ex-senator Jacqui Lambie is fishing for reality TV role

premium_icon Ex-senator Jacqui Lambie is fishing for reality TV role

Former senator Jacqui Lambie is declaring she wants a gig on reality TV for the cash

Cowboys must lift for JT one more time

premium_icon Cowboys must lift for JT one more time

COWBOYS coach Paul Green has challenged his troops to aim up against the Eels and save Johnathan Thurston from the pain of a wooden-spoon finale.

Lewis sinks Warriors with clutch field goal

premium_icon Lewis sinks Warriors with clutch field goal

CANTERBURY young gun Lachlan Lewis has slotted a field goal to jag a 27-26 win over New Zealand and throw a hurdle in front of Warriors’ NRL finals ambitions

Dogs win but Blues show future is bright

premium_icon Dogs win but Blues show future is bright

WESTERN Bulldogs needed a last-quarter surge to overcome Carlton but there was enough on show for the Blues to suggest things might not be as bad as they seem

BREAKING: Fire out of control, too late to leave

BREAKING: Fire out of control, too late to leave

A 2000ha bushfire at Ellangowan has just jumped containment lines, and locals on Lagoon Rd have been warned to stay where they are.

Fires close one highway, affect another

Fires close one highway, affect another

Live Traffic NSW is advising motorists to avoid these areas

Change saw bills rise up to $1400

Change saw bills rise up to $1400

LEE and Warren Mullaly were thrilled with their solar panels and cheap electricity bills but this changed almost overnight.

Bennett’s future certain, destination unknown

premium_icon Bennett’s future certain, destination unknown

WAYNE Bennett believes he can coach in the NRL until 2022 and insists he will not be railroaded into retirement by Broncos chief executive Paul White.

Chaos as new quake strikes Lombok

Chaos as new quake strikes Lombok

DAMAGE is likely after a strong 6.3 earthquake struck the Indonesian island of Lombok this afternoon, just two weeks after another quake there killed more than...

Lightning into Super Netball decider after beating Giants

premium_icon Lightning into Super Netball decider after beating Giants

IT was another composed showing from the Sunshine Coast.

Grim discovery: Body found at Disney World

Grim discovery: Body found at Disney World

POLICE are investigating after the gruesome discovery of a body in a burnt-out car at Walt Disney World in Orlando.

NRL greats carving it up in the bush

premium_icon NRL greats carving it up in the bush

FROM Albury, out to Wellington, and all the way up north to Mount Isa, the country is littered with rugby league royalty playing in bush competitions and doing...

Wright ready to take down Darts world champ in Brisbane

Wright ready to take down Darts world champ in Brisbane

PETER Wright is confident he can take down world champion Rob Cross in the Brisbane Darts Masters semi-finals.

$1m: Councils given drought cash

$1m: Councils given drought cash

PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull says drought-affected councils will each be given $1 million to spend in whatever way they believe is best to support their...

Lucky break for Penrith, Knights brawlers

premium_icon Lucky break for Penrith, Knights brawlers

PENRITH have escaped without any further damage from their loss to Newcastle with the Match Review Committee showing leniency to players from both clubs.

Locked in! Roos dasher signs new deal

Locked in! Roos dasher signs new deal

NORTH Melbourne defender Luke McDonald has signed a new three-year deal to stay at Arden Street, off the back of a season he admits has been ‘disappointing.’

‘Thank you, David’: All Black applauds Pocock’s classy touch

‘Thank you, David’: All Black applauds Pocock’s classy touch

AS the career of an All Blacks star hangs in the balance, Wallabies warrior David Pocock has earned praise after coming to the stricken player’s aid.

TPJ wants Broncos to maintain the rage

premium_icon TPJ wants Broncos to maintain the rage

TEVITA Pangai Jr has challenged the Broncos to not fall back into their comfort zone as they continue the fight to cement their place in the top eight.

‘Cult-like secrecy’ of royal family

‘Cult-like secrecy’ of royal family

MEGHAN Markle’s estranged father has launched another blistering attack on her new family, likening them to Scientologists.

NFL star’s tragic suicide notes

NFL star’s tragic suicide notes

FORMER NFL star Aaron Hernandez wrote three tragic letters the night he died, each more heartbreaking than the last.

FIRE FRONTLINES: Help has arrived

FIRE FRONTLINES: Help has arrived

Our local firefighters take a well-earned rest while we look at the latest update on each fire

Make merry in the Mediterranean

Make merry in the Mediterranean

Translucent water, bustling eateries, affordable accommodation and plenty of charm ... there's much to love about Cassis.

Coles reopens after technical glitch

Coles reopens after technical glitch

UPDATE: Coles apologises and tracks technical issue behind major outage that closed Coles stores across the nation.

How the smartphone generation killed the phone call

How the smartphone generation killed the phone call

ONCE upon a time, you wouldn’t be able to get through the day without doing this. But now it’s practically becoming a faux pas.

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