December 2018

Published a story 14th Dec 2018 4:15 PM

A TRUCKIE has claimed he was "coming off the hill" when he was allegedly caught 25km over the 100km speed limit on the Newell Highway.

Victorian truckie clocked doing 125km/hr

A TRUCKIE has claimed he was "coming off the hill" when he was allegedly caught 25km over the 100km speed limit on the Newell Highway.

Published a story 13th Dec 2018 10:07 AM

WHEN you picture how you're celebrating Christmas, it's usually at home, surrounded by your loved ones isn't it? For truckies, that's not the case.

How truckies can get a free Xmas Eve feed

WHEN you picture how you're celebrating Christmas, it's usually at home, surrounded by your loved ones isn't it? For truckies, that's not the case.

Published a story 12th Dec 2018 12:01 PM

MAGISTRATE David Day described the actions of a truck driver who ran an oncoming unmarked police car off the road as "one of those complete brain snaps".

Truckie runs cops off the road while overtaking

MAGISTRATE David Day described the actions of a truck driver who ran an oncoming unmarked police car off the road as "one of those complete brain snaps".

Published a story 10th Dec 2018 4:50 PM

"THERE once was a man and his name was Slim and the whole of Australia, we’re proud of him.”

Aussie bloke pens catchy tribute to Slim Dusty

"THERE once was a man and his name was Slim and the whole of Australia, we’re proud of him.”

Published a story 10th Dec 2018 12:30 PM

A 11-YEAR-OLD boy has been charged with reckless conduct endangering life after he threw a 12kg rock from an highway overpass that smashed an oncoming truck.

Boy charged after throwing 12kg rock

A 11-YEAR-OLD boy has been charged with reckless conduct endangering life after he threw a 12kg rock from an highway overpass that smashed an oncoming truck.

Published a story 3rd Dec 2018 2:24 PM

A TRUCK driver has been charged after driving 103km/hr in a 50km/hr zone in Eastern Creek in New South Wales.

Truckie fined for doing more than 100km in a 50km zone

A TRUCK driver has been charged after driving 103km/hr in a 50km/hr zone in Eastern Creek in New South Wales.

November 2018

Published a story 30th Nov 2018 2:35 PM

BLOOMSBURY’S Anne Marie Barbaro can’t thank the generous truckie who spent a “small fortune” on water and sandwiches, enough.

Truckie buys food, water for firefighters battling CQ blaze

BLOOMSBURY’S Anne Marie Barbaro can’t thank the generous truckie who spent a “small fortune” on water and sandwiches, enough.

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Kate has been with APN for almost two years, starting as a cadet at The Chronicle in November of 2010. She studied at Lowood State High School and the University of Queensland.