Remarkable ring recoveries inspire woman's own plea

KATRINA Reed knows she might be asking the impossible, but she hasn't given up hope of a miracle.

The Charleville Comets flash to finals

RIVALS CLASH: The Augathella Meatants are set to go head-to-head on their home soil with the Charleville Comets for the grand final on Saturday.

The Comets are through to the finals.

Sex tape sequel: Man caught on camera slapped with penalty

SEX SLAVES: Human trafficking will be discussed at the upcoming Splendour Immerse Women Conference at Gayndah's ACC Church. Photo Brandon Livesay / Central & North Burnett Times

Offender exposed himself on pool table in beer garden

Your snaps could help us understand artesian springs

Travel snaps of Great Artesian Basin springs could help the government document their unique ecosystems.

Holiday snaps could help government protect springs

Severe fire danger warning for Darling Downs regions

Rural firefighters keep watch on a multi agency controlled burn which blanketed parts of Warwick in smoke.

Hot and dry air mass to create severe fire danger conditions

Truck veers off Warrego Hwy, almost crashes into dam wall

TRUCK CRASH: A truck cut across the Warrego Hwy and a paddock before stopping in front of a dam wall.

No injuries were sustained in frightening accident this afternoon.

Woman searches for man involved in dad's death

TRUCKING CRASH: Rebecca Slade wants to find the person who was in a head-on collision with her dad, Jeffrey Slade, 10 years ago.

He was on his way to meet his family at the Coast for a holiday

WATCH: Driver mounts path to try hit pedestrian

A Dalby woman has shared shocking footage of a car swerving onto the footpath and attempting to hit a pedestrian outside her home.

A Dalby woman has shared shocking footage online

Work on $7b Surat Basin project still over a year away

Top view of an excavator loading the truck with coal

UPDATE: Glencore unlikely to start building within 12 months

BREAKING: Passenger bus collides with service station building

CRASH: Greyhound bus on route to Chinchilla, Miles, has collided with a service station.

Bus on route to Chinchilla, Miles hits services station

Shark Tank: Extreme diet business slammed

Be Fit Food co-founder Kate Save on Shark Tank. Source:Supplied

Ultra-low calorie meals concern rival dietitian

Oaky ban on 'scab', 'grub' and 'maggot'

MINEFIELD: If orange is the new black, grub is the new scab for union members.

Fair Work Commission steps in on escalating EA stalemate

Weis family sits down for rare interview after business sale

ICE CREAM ICON: Les Weis outside the Weis factory recently purchased by Unilever. Thursday, 17th Aug, 2017.

How to begin a 60-year story? Let's start with how to pronounce Weis

EXPLAINED: What the 'Costco effect' means for Ipswich

PRICE WARS: A Costco store similar to this one in Canberra, is planned for Ipswich.

Exclusive 'cult' about to change how families do grocery shopping

Major airline adds new direct flights for Sunshine Coast

PACK YOUR BAGS: Fresh flights are on offer over the festive season for the Sunshine Coast.

Airline delivers Christmas gift with new direct Coast flights

Samsung set for bigger, beach friendly Note 8

Samsung will be going bigger than ever to launch its Note 8 after this year's launch of the S8.

Water, dust, now sand-resistant?

Woman dies after being hit by bus

Ambulance generic

A WOMAN has died after she was hit by a bus

Quarry operator facing fines for 21-year-old's death

Sean Scovell

Quarry worker was killed instantly by conveyer belt

Fierce blaze destroys three Noosa homes, damages two others

A fire at Noosa North Shore has destroyed three houses and damaged two others.

Three houses have been destroyed by fire

HOMEBUYER HELL: Dream home comes with $100K damage bill

Homebuyer’s $100K horror after building inspection comes up clean

Study uncovers secret to getting stronger, fitter

The secret to cracking your fitness goals may all be in the way you order your workout, according to a recent study

Expert answers whether you should start with strength or cardio

Mansion set to break Australian house record at $71 million

A secret hideaway estate in Rose Bay looks set to topple Australia’s most expensive house record of $71m Elaine (above).Source:Supplied

Secret hideaway house to smash $71m Australian house record

Masters stores to be converted into hypermarkets

UNLIKELY: Mayor Noel Playford is doubtful any buyer of the Masters chain would build a new store in Noosa.

Home Consortium unveils new plan for Masters ghost stores

‘Australia has betrayed me’: Yassmin Abdel-Magied

Yassmin Abdel-Magied says she feels 'a little bit betrayed by Australia' in an interview with Buzzfeed UK. Picture: Buzzfeed UK/Facebook Source:Facebook

Ms Abdel-Magied spoke to Fairfax Media

Nick Xenophon confirmed as a dual citizen of the UK

Senator Xenophon confirmed he was making inquiries with the British Home Office over his citizenship status.

Xenophon is the latest parliamentarian named a dual citizen

Cop enjoys well earned cuppa after croc capture

Constable Samuel Hyson from Gunbalanya Police caught a crocodile in the street after a call from a concerned shop owner. Picture: NT Police

Local shopkeeper warned of crocodile in the street.

Mindless horror: What really drove Barcelona attack

Driss Oukabir, 28, was named by police as having rented the van used in the attack. He was the first to be arrested.

The Barcelona attack notable for its both tragedy and idiocy

Nude blogger takes on Instagram over 'sexuality'

The Nude Blogger has been booted off Instagram

“Instagram just couldn’t differentiate my non-sexual nudity"

Julian’s dad arrives in Barcelona

Julian Cadman, 7, who is missing in Barcelona after the attack. Picture: Facebook

Andrew Cadman arrives in Spain as hero who saved Jom Cadman emerges

Bannon: 'The Trump presidency is over'

In this photo taken Feb. 16, 2017, President Donald Trump's White House Senior Adviser Steve Bannon arrives for a news conference with Trump. Bannon, a forceful but divisive presence in Trump's White House, is leaving. Trump accepted Bannon's resignation Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, ending a turbulent seven month tenure. Photo: AP

He's the latest White House staffer to go

Aussie boy still missing in Barcelona after terror attack

Julian Cadman, 7, who is missing in Barcelona after the attack. Picture: Facebook

Barcelona terror attack at iconic Las Ramblas tourist hotspot

Cheers! Taking lychee booze from Tiaro to the world

Lychee Hill Estate's John Pool is looking to export his unique lychee-based liqueurs and wines into China.

How one fruit farm is looking to China to make their mark

Your restaurant is 'hell in a shell': girl, 12, writes

This kid not did hold back. Picture: InstagramSource:Instagram

Young critic says the food tasted like “camp shop s**t”.

How we got a rental straight away on the Coast

Rita and David Allara, moved down from Townsville, paid three months up front rent to secure the place at flash new unit block in Kings Beach.

Genius move helps secure rental property

WATCH: When one of the world's deadliest snakes strikes

An eastern brown snake.Photo Contributed

Snake catcher demonstrates impressive attack from deadly serpent

'It's their love!': How a girl sees same-sex marriage

Five-year-old Isla shares her simple message about same-sex marriage.

A young Southern Downs girl has shared her simple message

Car rolls on Coast woman in driveway

A woman has been injured after a car rolled on her on the Coast.

Woman injured after driveway incident

What's on the small screen this week

JESSICA Marais returns in The Wrong Girl and The Block's kids bedrooms are sure to inspire.

Playing Tom Cruise's wife was a dream for Sarah Wright

Tom Cruise and Sarah Wright in American Made.

The actress stars opposite Cruise in the action comedy

Taylor Swift wipes presence off social media

Singer Taylor Swift has deleted her social media accounts

Social media wipeout prompts rumours of a new album

Swedish TV drama turns up heat

Louise Nyvall stars in the Swedish TV series Farang.

Scandinavian crime thriller goes troppo

Aboriginal artists' call to action

Anwar Young, winner of this year's overall prize and last year's young artist prize.

Important messages of survival and healing

Radio host Matt Okine leaps to small screen

Valene Kane, Matt Okine and Harriet Dyer star in the TV series The Other Guy.

First foray into acting a long time in the making

Hollywood’s new highest paid actress

Jennifer Lawrence had to settle for third this year behind Emma Stone and Jennifer Aniston.

CAN you guess who has dethroned Jennifer Lawrence?