Chopper pilot undergoes surgery

Helicopter pilot who crashed in central west Queensland yesterday underwent surgery today.

Grab a bargain at Capella Christmas in July markets

FESTIVE FUN: The children at C&K; Capella Early Childhood Centre are excited about this weekend's Christmas in July markets at the Capella Cultural Centre.

Capella Christmas in July Markets features 106 stalls

Ipswich drivers hate this more than anything else

Ipswich Motorway traffic at Goodna. Photo: David Nielsen / The Queensland Times

RACQ names top ten worst driving habits

Battlers grateful drought's brought people together

HELPING HAND: Calvin Bartley and Brad Todd at Winhaven at Aramac.

Jenny and Brad Todd receive boost during drought.

Pizza chain goes into voluntary administration

Eagle Boys pizza store

Mackay Eagle Boys will continue to feed the Mackay community

Giving hope to those touched by cancer

Bev Donohoe will lead the Central Highlands Relay for Life this year, 2016.Photo Rebekah Yelland / CQ News

Springsure's Bev Donohoe is the face of CH Relay for Life 2016

Ipswich MP wants "royal commission into black lung"

Minister for Police, Fire and Emergency Services, Minister for Corrective Services and Bundamba MP Jo-Ann Miller at the official swearing-in ceremony when Queensland Parliament resumed in Brisbane. Photographer: Liam Kidston. POOL IMAGES: FREE FOR EDITORIAL USE IN PRINT AND ONLINE

MP and coal miner's daughter wants royal commission into black lung

Region given good dousing

Sandy Willcott sent CQ News a photo of her backyard from the weekend's wet weather. She said she was lucky her house is on stilts otherwise she might've been flooded out.

Emerald has received it's highest July rainfall ever recorded

Flights cancelled as fog causes chaos at Brisbane Airport

Flights from Brisbane to regional Queensland have been affected

Santos struggles with record breaker from GLNG train two

SANTOS DROPS: Despite increased production, Santos still takes a hit.

Santos share prices closed yesterday at $4.56

Road test review: Volkswagen Amarok Highline

The VW Amarok.

We road test the VW Amarok Highline dual cab ute.

Manufacturer needs 25 jobs filled by December

Matt Johns (left) and David Biggar, from Zone RV.

Need a job? Here's 25 to pick from

2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class luxury comes automated

The new Mercedes-Benz E-Class is packed with impressive technology.

Volkswagen Golf GTI 40 Years comes with fireworks

Volkswagen has launched the 2016 Golf GTI 40 Years model Down Under.

The Volkswagen Golf GTI 40 Years is shaping as a modern classic.

'Historic' voyage to begin contract worth billions

LNG FUKUROKUJU was purpose-built to carry LNG from the APLNG plant at Curtis Island to Kansai Electric in Japan.

MONSTER LNG carrier has departed Curtis Island.

Inquiry findings confirm what police ‘have always believed’

Detective Sergeant Mark Inmon has been investigating Rachel Antonio's disappearance since 1998.

Inquiry findings confirm what Bowen police ‘have always believed’

Direct flights to Sydney to cease

Virgin flights Coffs Harbour airport. 04 DECEMBER 2014.

Direct flights to Sydney to be stopped from next year

Carjacking accused to face court

Leanne Brooks was attacked during an attempted car jacking in Rockhampton.

Alleged offender expected to face Rockhampton court this afternoon

Energy Queensland has no employees: estimates

It has been around for a month but has none of its own employees.

Man directs own child pornography movies over Skype

Seasoned judge says words can't describe the horrific offences

Dramatic police pursuit ends at gunpoint

Police swarm on two men, arrested on a busy suburban road at Cabarita.

"I just thought straight away 'I hope it's not a child.'"

Mum fined $1000 for enrolling kid in out of area school

Centenary Heights State High School, Ramsay St exterior for Gonski review funding, Tuesday, June 11, 2013. Photo Kevin Farmer / The Chronicle

QUEUE jumping school mum fined $1000 by court.

VIDEO: How this mum delivered her own baby

Wade and Terri Thompson welcomed baby Naya in the kitchen of their Brassall home on Thursday morning.

You won't believe where this Ipswich mum had her seventh baby

What on Earth is that? Bright lights streak across night sky

Strange light in the night sky source Buzzfeed twitter don't re-use

A line of bright lights have been filmed in the night sky in the US

Watch as baby whale plays with its mum

Baby whale breaches off coast.

The calf and it's mother are on their way to warmer waters

Dawson MP laughs off Shaun Micallef's on-air roasting of him

ABC's Mad as Hell

Shaun Micallef makes fun at Dawson MP on his program

Trump: Russia, if you're listening...hack Hillary's emails

Republican candidate Donald Trump called earlier this week for a “complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States until our country’s representatives can figure out what is going on”. He has attracted intense criticism from his own party and opponents for the prejudiced stance.

Trump: “I was shocked to hear (Putin) mention the N-word"

How the past finally caught up with this rapist

Devon Charles Bond in the High Court at Christchurch.

They arrested him, took his DNA, and hit on a cold case match

Hillary Clinton officially fighting Trump to be president

Hillary Clinton will be the Democrat's candidate for president

She will be the first woman running for president with a major party

"F*** OFF, We will race"- Motorbike race push flares up

DAMAGE: Vandals have struck over the proposed Hinterland TT race.

Coast motorbike race under clouds as vandals strike

Bigoted rant: "Your father should go back to NZ"

"It would probably be advisable for him to pack up and go back to NZ

Barefoot burglar robs home, leaves shoes behind

Why you should keep your doors locked, even when you're inside

Where there's smoke there's fine

SMOKING in the car leads to a fine.

Rob Kardashian 'neglected' by Blac Chyna

Friends say they are now 'back in love'

Isla Fisher: I don't like talking about my private life

Isla Fisher shut down TV hosts when they asked about her husband

Mariah Carey: I 'can't believe' Prince has gone

'Prince was one of the best people I've met'

Joe Jonas' 'tough' pals

Joe Jonas' pals are 'tough' with his potential partners

The Bachelor wash up: bacon, plank offs and that white rose

Richie Strahan, second from left, with bachelorettes Eliza, Faith, Noni and Janey in a scene from episode one of the fourth season of The Bachelor.

RICHIE Strahan meets some beautiful, and colourful, bachelorettes.

What's on the big screen this week

Matt Damon in a scene from the movie Jason Bourne.

MATT Damon returnx in the spy thriller Jason Bourne.