Entries by Rachel Junge

Man charged with rape in Logan park

A MAN has been charged following an alleged rape in Logan. Police say the 28-year-old Loganlea man sexually assaulted a minor in a park in Loganlea around 4.30pm on Friday. He was found by police a short time later and taken into custody. He has been charged with three counts of rape and one count of deprivation of […]

Mother of four dies in Hunter Valley car crash

A MOTHER of four has died after her car lost control in the New South Wales Hunter Valley. Her four children were passengers in the Toyota Kluger when the vehicle left the Golden Highway west of Denman around 5.45pm on Friday. The 49-year-old died at the scene while twin girls, 15, a 12-year-old boy and a five-year-old girl were all […]

All you need to know ahead of casting your vote today

GOLD Coasters will head to the polls today to decide who will lead our city. There are six mayoral candidates, including incumbent Tom Tate – click here to see their interviews with myGC. While around 50 people have put their hands up to become division representatives. You can head to the Electoral Commission Queensland website for details […]

Woman charged after dramatic arrest on Bermuda Street

A NERANG woman has spent the night behind bars accused of assaulting Police while trying to escape custody. Officers say she jumped into a canal while still wearing handcuffs following a dramatic four-car crash on Bermuda Street in Broadbeach on Friday morning. Just before 9am, the 24-year-old and two male passengers were involved in the accident near […]

No new money for Gold Coast roads, but major upgrade to help commuters

GOLD Coast commuters will finally see some relief to congestion through the Gateway Merge in Brisbane’s south with confirmation of a major upgrade. However no new funding has been announced for the local stretch of the Pacific Motorway in Queensland’s State Infrastructure Plan, which was announced by the Government during a visit to Hope Island […]