When that punishment is dished out by a system which routinely slaps the wrists of deviant paedophiles and violent thugs, the hypocrisy is hard to take.
A man has been tasered after fleeing the Hervey Bay Magistrates Court
There are two restaurants at the top of their game on the Fraser Coast and one just bought out the other.
The drug and alcohol rehabilitation centre is the only one of its kind on the Fraser Coast and gets by on goodwill and dedication.
Multiple police units and a negotiator were called to the scene
NAPLAN results are out and the Fraser Coast Chronicle is bringing you everything there is to know about them.
The parents of a Maryborough teenager who took his own life without warning are at the forefront of a growing movement to save Fraser Coast school kids
Steadying herself against the machine she'll use to take vitals of a dozen patients in just minutes, a visibly exhausted nurse looks out at a full waiting room.
In an era of #fakenews and political disarray, the responsibility of this newspaper in ensuring trust with our community has never been more important.
Working from Sydney, Jessica specialises in crime/court reporting, filing for APN’s regional mastheads in Northern NSW as well as providing national content for the group. She was previously Chief Reporter at the Fraser Coast Chronicle in Hervey Bay, Queensland where she grew up and trained. Early in her career, she was named Queensland Young Journalist of the Year at the Clarion Awards. More recently, she was finalist at the 2013 Kennedy Awards for Excellence in NSW Journalism in both the Young Journalist and Court Reporter of the Year categories.