Bracken Ridge family pins hopes on medicinal cannabis

The Miot family in Bracken Ridge is hoping access to legal medicinal cannabis will have a positive impact on their daughter's rare epileptic condition.

Aaron in fast lane to karting title

Aaron Nelson won the Queensland title at the Speedway Karting Association of Australia in Maryborough.

Bracken Ridge teen wins state karting title

Police seek help to locate 84yo man

John Patrick McDonnell has not been since September 26. Photo: contributed

Man missing from Redcliffe since September 26

Loyal Basenji seeks new family

Benji the Basenji is an intelligent dog who loves the company of people. Photo: contributed

Benji the Basenji seeks new home

Hockey Australia recognises Ashlyn's potential

Ashlyn McBurnie of Bald Hills in action with the Queensland Under 19 Schoolgirls team in New Zealand. Photo: Ned Dawson (Planet Hockey)

Bald Hills hockey player named in National Futures Group

Aussie bowls team thanks Geebung club with a working bee

Geebung Bowls Club deputy chairman Linda Jackson and Jackaroos coach Steve Glasson relax after the Australian bowls team finished a working bee at the club. Photo: contributed

Geebung Bowls Club hosts test series

Boondall cubs receive highest honour

Boondall Cub Scouts Tom Gordon, Caitlin Bloomfield and Dzmitry Silchanka recently earned the highest award in cubs - the Grey Wolf Award. Photo: contributed

Three cub scouts from Boondall recently earned the Grey Wolf Award

Aspley group holds classes for seniors

Coffs quilters and needlecraft at Cavanbagh Hall: Wool ball and knitting needles.
Photo: Rob Wright / The Coffs Coast Advocate

Volunteers needed to run Aspley classes for seniors

Geebung event focuses on veterans' health

A slouch hat and boots at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Service held at Cockscombe Retreat at Cawarral.   Photo: Chris Ison / The Morning Bulletin

Veteran's Health Day held at Geebung RSL

Council upgrades northside parks

A new double entry holding area has been installed for the dog off-leash area at Marchant Park, Chermside. Photo: contributed

Northside parks receive new facilities

Pittsworth's sweet success set to soar into China

Pittsworth Confectionery owners Ash and Michelle Porter eye off new opportunities onboard the TSBE AccessChina'16 trade mission.

Pittsworth Confectionery set to enjoy sweet success in China

More jobs created by Ipswich investment worth millions

The company has invested $4 million in Ipswich

Fancy a glass of camel milk?

Camel at the Australian Wild Camel Corporation and Australia's largest camel dairy farm at Harrisville.

VIDEO: Scenic Rim now home to Australia's largest camel farm

Neumann vows to back JBS workers

The ongoing dispute between JBS Dinmore and workers continues.

Federal MP to meet with company's management

APLNG 'overly stretched' Origin's resources: CEO

LNG FUKUROKUJU is purpose built to carry LNG from the APLNG facility at Curtis Island to Kansai Electric facility in Japan.

Despite posting big losses this year, Origin confident in LNG

New $200 million development will create 580 jobs

Cassie And Josh with baby Alfie and daughter Andee. They have bought at new Lennox Head development Epiq.

Majority of new positions will be given to Northern Rivers locals

Man wearing hockey mask found with crowbar, hunting knife

A man was allegedly in possession of a backpack containing a large butane blow torch, a crow bar and other implements, also liquid steroids and a black hunting knife.

Residents were woken noise of knocking on their front door

'F*** off dogs': Crash survivor strikes paramedic

PARMEDIC HIT: Bonnie Brodie assaulted a paramedic called to a crash scene to help her.

Car crash survivor hits paramedic, kicks cop, gets jail - suspended.

'Life's work lost': Support for staff, students after fire

Biloela State High School principal John Adie said the school lost a lot of resources in last night's fire.

Support has been offered to staff and students following a school fire

'Drug-addicted parents have no rights to kids'

Mum addicted to ice fighting for right to keep ninth baby

Shark victim: "I just want to enjoy being alive today'

A young surfer had a lucky escape after being hit by a shark at Broken Head near Byron Bay. Photo: Twitter - Geoffrey John Knapp.

“I just want to enjoy being alive today.''

The cost of blowouts on major transport projects revealed

The state government said the congestion on the Gold Coast Highway after the closure of the Tugun bypass, showed how well the bypass worked.

The Grattan Institute report analysed 836 projects

Outcry after students directed to gay sex websites

MP blasts inclusion of links to clubs, backrooms, gay saunas

Brave boy uncovers man's cow sex, child sexual abuse

A beast in the main arena at the 2012 Ekka.

Police praise boy for testimony of man's abuse and sex with a cow

Olympic swimmer thanks stranger who spotted cancerous mole

Australian Olympic team gold medalist Mack Horton is welcomed home from Rio de Janeiro on his return from the XXXI Summer Olympics, in Sydney.

Stranger watching television spotted the cancerous mole

US Govt proposes to grab data from Aussie tourists

Australian passport.Photo Cas Garvey / Daily Mercury

U.S Customs is seeking permission to ask for social media profiles

Piece of toddler's skull removed after fall from couch

EDDIE THE EAGLE: Joanne Liberato with her 18-month-old son Eddie Kidd.

Small fall leaves Eddie without part of skull, and serious diagnosis

'Everyone knew her and everyone loved her'

A photo of Amanda Nash and her daughter Bonnie, posted on the GoFundMe fundraising page.

Crash victim's parents remember their "shining star"

Tribal boss loses eyeball for stand against meth dealers

Tribal Huk president gave meth dealers 24 hours to get out of town

Man's 'evil plot' to lure wife to funeral to kill her

Man executed the grisly plot with the help of his two siblings

Dad's Army comic genius Jim Perry dies

Jimmy Perry, the creator of Dad's Army.

Dad's Army series captured all that British people savour

Teflon Mike looks scuffed up, but he is still our PM in waiting

NSW Premier Mike Baird may be twisted up like a pretzel but he still has the look of a future prime minister.

Backpedalling like a cliff-top unicyclist, Baird is still future PM

Hitch-hiking koala helped across the road by police

What does a koala and Usain Bolt have in common?

Everyone agrees: Trump is a 'revolting slug'

NSW Parliament's upper house has agreed Donald Trump is a "revolting slug”.

Unanimous agreement in NSW Parliament's upper house

Love bitter drinks? Relax, you're not a psychopath

Link between bitter drinks and psychopaths a little overplayed

Cashew the Koala to be released back into the wild

HIGH AND DRY: Koala catcher Peter Luker removes Cashew from inside the showroom of Choices Flooring in the Top of Town.

Clean bill of health for our favourite furry felon

Scared clowns hand themselves in to police

scary horror clown face  isolated on a black background colour image

Clowns drove to the police station out of fear of being followed

Australian Survivor's magician Matt out of tricks

Australian Survivor contestant Matt Tarrant.

SHOW'S power couple looks unstoppable in race to the finish.

Top floor teams take out The Block's terrace week

Kim and Chris pictured on their winning outdoor terrace in a scene from The Block.

RIVALS Kim and Chris and Julia and Sasha tie in final week of work.

Bob Dylan slammed as 'arrogant' for Nobel silence

Nobel Prize winner Bob Dylan.

Singer the controversial winner of literature Nobel

Shannen Doherty reveals fear of dying in post on chemo

Actor Shannen Doherty shared this image of her lying in a hospital bed after a chemotherapy session.

Actor has been fighting cancer since 2015

Eddie Redmayne's stage fright on latest Harry Potter film

Actor Eddie Redmayne stars in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.

Actor felt like kid again when he got to film with a wand

Salma Hayek: 'Trump planted story because I turned him down'

Actor Salma Hayek is the latest woman who says U.S presidential nominee Donald Trump acted inappropriately.

Salma Hayek latest woman to accuse Trump of misconduct