Entries by Rachel Junge

Husband dead, wife seriously injured in head-on crash

A woman has been flown to the Gold Coast University Hospital in a serious condition, following a head-on crash that claimed the life of her husband. She was trapped in the wreckage for almost two hours, while her husband died at the scene, 20km north of Grafton in northern NSW. The man was behind the […]

FOUND | A missing teenager is ‘safe and well’

UPDATE @ January 6 2019 | A 19-year-old man, reported missing from the Logan area, has been found. Police confirmed on Sunday morning, the young man was located ‘safe and well’ a day after concerns were raised for his safety. They thanked the public for their help. EARLIER @ January 5 2019 | There are concerns for […]

Breast care nurse numbers boosted with $27m in funding

Australian families dealing with the reality of breast cancer have been given some much-needed hope, with the number of breast care nurses to almost double, thanks to a funding injection. The Federal Government is pledging $27 million to pay for 41 more specialist nurses for the McGrath Foundation. It already pays for 57 of the […]

Summer flu numbers at five-year high across Queensland

Despite scorching temperatures and blue skies, thousands of Queenslanders are suffering from chills and wanting to curl up under the doona. Queensland Health has revealed, the Sunshine State is in the grip of a very active ‘Summer flu’ season, prompting a reminder to ‘remain vigilant and practice good hygiene’. Despite a mild winter flu season, summer […]

Car stolen at gunpoint and used in three armed robberies

A group of thugs has carjacked a man at gunpoint before targeting service stations in a crime spree spanning south Brisbane and Logan. A 28-year-old man was set upon by three men as he arrived home in his white Toyota Carolla sedan in Mount Gravatt East around 10.20pm on Friday. According to Police, one of the […]