Bracken Ridge skiers are stars on the slopes

Two Bracken Ridge alpine skiers excel in Special Olympics World Winter Games in Austria.

Police seek information on white Chrysler

Police are seeking information on a white Chrysler 300 in relation to an investigation into missing man Samuel Thompson. Photo: contributed

Detectives release images of vehicle of interest

Olive celebrates 100th birthday

Olive Clem turned 100 on March 17. Photo: contributed

Olive Clem turns 100

Boondall brothers make boxing debut in Brighton

Boondall boxing brothers Curtis and Leeroy Cobbo-Riley headline a fight in Brighton this weekend. Photo: contributed

Curtis and Leeroy headline fight in Brighton

Blake wins awards with icebreaker speech

Blake Rooney won two awards at a Sandgate Toastmasters meeting. Photo: contributed

Blake speaks out at Sandgate Toastmasters

Love is always in stock for Boondall couple

Boondall couple Trevor and Joan Stock are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary on March 22.

'Stockys' share memories on their diamond anniversary

Hobbit takes Tolkien fans on journey to Middle-earth

Fortinbras Proudfoot (aka Peter Kenny) will be talking about The Lord of the Rings and other Tolkien literature at Bracken Ridge Library on March 28.

Bracken Ridge hosts International Tolkien Reading Day event

Hawks aim to master healthy blokes program

Paul Timms and Sandgate Hawks Masters head coach Steve Jameson believe good mates can make a real difference to men struggling with stress, anxiety and depression.

New program supports men's mental and physical health

Mentors needed to help learner drivers log hours

Braking the Cycle project co-ordinator Crystal Hart with Zillmere and Sandgate PCYC branch managers Scott Jensen and Chris Lambert.

Program helps learner drivers complete log book hours

Shan-Ying and Emily play for fifth tennis title

Hoping to win the Open Girls Tennis Premiership Title are Shan-Ying Barr, Emily Connolly, Kirsten Waters and Emerald Cook from St Paul's School in Bald Hills. Photo: contributed

Duo plays for fifth consecutive premiership title

Stunning model has an unforgiving ruthless side

Rileigh Audet fights in the ring during the week and models on tropical islands on weekends.

Her knuckles were bleeding from a fight during the photo shoot.

Heaven sent: Dams fill up in days

Will Wilson and Jason Polzin.

GLADSTONE farmer would have left if deluge didn't arrive.

Owner of unfinished $90m estate goes bust

SOLD: They've built a bunch of houses, but the project to build a massive estate has suddenly come to a halt.

THEY'VE built about 20 houses, but the project has suddenly stopped.

Miners are stuck in limbo, 'could be two months'

WHERE TO NOW: The Cook Colliery longwall before the inundation that caused widespread staff cuts.

Community on edge following the decision to stand down staff at mine

REVEALED: Four new food hubs destined for Silkstone

Tenants for seven new shops at Silkstone are revealed.

They include a cheese wall, burritos, sushi and baked goods

Fresh start for subbies after builder goes broke

The Rainbow Beach ambulance station under construction.

Subbies win reprieve on Rainbow Beach job after builder goes broke

Queensland's killer croc's carcass shocks fishermen

Fishermen were met with the grisly sight of the bloated carcass of the 4m long saltwater croc that attacked Warren Hughes, 35, on Saturday at Palmer Point, about 40km south of Cairns.

Rangers forced to remove carcass of killer crocodile

Angry girlfriend 'dumps man's marijuana plants on street'

Hervey Bay courthouse.
Photo Tracey Joynson / Fraser Coast Chronicle

Police saw three cannabis plants on the road and spoke to the woman.

Diving company fined $160k after backpacker death

TRAGIC LOSS: Bethany Farrell was just one week into her dream gap year when she drowned.

The company received a fine of $160,000

'Get your leg lizard out': Kyle's bizarre tip to Hughesy

Dave Hughes is on at the Byron Bay Community Centre tonight.

Kyle offered Hughesy some advice to pump up the value of his photos.

The 9-year-old who has faced 119 operations

 Lauren Channon has had 119 surgeries by the age of 9.

By any standards nine-year-old Lauren Channon is a walking miracle

Where Queensland's cyclone is set to make landfall

A cyclone forms in north Queensland.

Bureau warns Queensland to expect cyclone this weekend

Scary wait for Gladstone mum after London attack

Scary wait for Gladstone mum after London attack

Aussie among dead in London terror attack

An armed police officer stands over emergency services treating the suspect outside the Palace of Westminster, London. Picture: AP

Attack on one-year anniversary of Brussels airport massacre

Photographer’s eerie brush with a UFO-like cloud goes viral

Photographer Andrew Cooney sent his drone up to capture this amazing photo of a UFO-like cloud at Mangrove Mountain on the Central Coast.

Photographer describes close encounter with UFO cloud

Pauline Hanson is trying to launch the worst hashtag ever

Pauline Hanson's new hashtag is sure to raise heckles

Pauline Hanson has her own post-London attack hashtag

'We accidentally starved our baby', says Project co-host

Radio host and The Project presenter Anthony "Lehmo" Lehmann and his partner Kelly Kearney.

The couple were scared to feed their son a bottle of formula.

Playground attack puts high school teacher in hospital

The front entrance of the Grafton High School. Police are investigating an alleged assault of a teacher by a student on the school oval earlier this week.

Teacher attacked, hospitalised in playground attack.

London Mayor shuts down Trump Jr's tactless terror tweet

London Mayor Sadiq Khan has shut down Donald Trump Jr

Is this the beginning of the end for Uber?

Traditional taxis are upping their game to fight Uber.

TO PUT it mildly, Uber is going through a bit of a rough patch.

Terror attack: Londoners declare #WeAreNotAfraid

A defiant trend popped up on Twitter

Water taxi service from Urangan to Fraser Island is starting

A water taxi to Fraser Island's Kingfisher Bay will now depart from the marina every Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The Spirit of Hervey Bay Manager Bobbie Hayter.

It'll take 25 minutes to get to the tourist hot spot.

There's a snake in my fish tank!

THAT'S NOT A FISH: Leanne Wilkinson got a surprise when she woke up to find a snake in her fish tank.

Couple shocked to wake up to slithery creature

Queensland Police prove they have sense of humour

This photo of three police motorbikes parked out the front of Tamborine restaurant 'Three Little Pigs' has gone viral. Photo: Supplied

Three police walk into a restaurant...The QPS joke that's gone viral

$500 favour: Pensioner looks for stranger with gold heart

Harold Anthony has had his faith in humanity restored after $500 he left at an ATM was returned to him.

Being retired, the money was all he had to live off for the week

Ex-police speed radar for sale on Gumtree

THERE'S no limit to what you can buy online these days

Hunt for man who did first Big Lap

A minature portrait of Matthew Flinders, 1801.

Explorer's body could be dug up to make way for Brit rail project

Wally Lewis may be in trouble after distasteful joke

RUGBY league legend Wally Lewis may yet find himself in hot water after making a distasteful joke about oral sex on Thursday night’s Footy Show.

Travis Collins, Keith Urban win big at CMC Music Awards

Country music singer Travis Collins.

LEE Kernaghan also inducted into CMC Hall of Fame.

Morgan Evans opens up about his CMC love story

Morgan Evans hosts the 2017 CMC Music Awards, being held for the first time on the Gold Coast.

SINGER returns from Nashville to host tonight's CMC Music Awards.

What's on the big screen this week

OLD TALE: Emma Watson brings to life the character of Belle in Beauty and the Beast.

DISNEY'S remake of Beauty and the Beast opens to rave reviews.

MKR recap: Josh and Amy figure out how to get along

Josh and Amy have figured out how to get along and cook well. Stay away from each other.

THEY’RE the couple we love to hate, but something changed tonight.

Mariah’s making a movie we probably don’t need

Mariah Carey and her dog Jack are prepping for a Christmas movie.

Mariah Carey is making animated movie ready for Christmas.

CMC Rocks is just the ticket for Eric Paslay

HAPPY TO BE HERE: American country singer Eric Paslay will play CMC Rocks 2017.

Country music singer is touring overseas for the first time.