Entries by Shanee Dobeson

Teenage boy charged over blaze that destroyed Qld homes

A TEENAGER has been charged with allegedly starting the bushfire that destroyed 14 homes near Yeppoon in Central Queensland. Queensland Police confirmed on Thursday that officers have spoken with a 16-year-old male, who will be dealt with under the provisions of the Youth Justice Act. The Cobraball blaze erupted around 1.30pm on Saturday, forcing residents […]

50 people charged over major family day care fraud syndicate

A MASSIVE 50 people have now been charged over a sophisticated family day care syndicate operating in NSW. Detectives from the Financial Crimes Squad and Organised Crime Squad established Strike Force Mercury in July last year after receiving reports of “coordinated fraudulent activities targeting family day care operations.” Police allege the syndicate fraudulently claimed at […]

“I’m leaving the show” Sonia Kruger shocks fans with emotional on-air announcement

Popular television presenter Sonia Kruger made a shock announcement on-air this morning, revealing she’s leaving the Nine Network. Kruger informed Today Extra fans of her decision to leave on Thursday morning. “After eight fabulous years, I’m leaving the show and the Nine Network. I’ve had an amazing time here and I’ve been privileged to work […]