The inquest into the death of hero police officer Brett Forte will begin on Monday morning. These are the seven key elements State Coroner Terry Ryan will examine over the next two weeks.
A Toowoomba woman who swung a machete at her partner during a drunken tirade spent the night in the watch house.
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Despite being allowed to apply for release on parole immediately, the mother of one will remain behind bars.
The woman has not been required to enter pleas to charges including interfering with a corpse and unrelated drug matters.
The 32-year-old was on parole and a suspended sentence when police found him with the .22 rifle and silencer.
The Toowoomba teen paid an expensive price for pawning a mobile phone reportedly dropped by its owner on a nature walk.
It’s getting to the point where it’s cheaper to fly off on holiday than eat a pre-flight meal at the airport.
His drunken antics on two separate occasions earned the 41-year-old man community service orders.
Peter started in 1976 as apprentice typesetter/comp and has 32 years with The Chronicle in three stints (in between working/holidays in UK/Europe, Brisbane and Melbourne). Entered editorial from comp room in 1996.