BREAKING: Man threatens to shoot two people

Man threatens two people in Norval Park

Court overflowing with drug-drivers

FILE SHOT: Bundaberg court house Photo: Zach Hogg / NewsMail

Our drug-driving shame

Jail for driver high on pot who caused fatal crash

FILE SHOT: Bundaberg court house Photo: Zach Hogg / NewsMail

High on marijuana, Hew Reed Lewis, 31, got behind the wheel

The ice epidemic laid bare

Bundaberg now is the time to act to stop the drug ice

Now is the time to act - Bundaberg's ice forum is launched

THE IWC and NewsMail will hold an Ice Forum to stop ice

Bundaberg's IWC and NewsMail launch the ice survey

Bundaberg will stop the drug ice with help from the community

‘Our Town’ to feature on TV

HOTSPOT: A new TV series called ‘Our Town Queensland’ starts on Saturday.

Bundaberg set to shine in new Australian TV show

Building approvals on the rise in region: HIA

REIQ zone chairwoman Le-Anne Allen said Bundaberg appeared set for a period of growth, aided by government investment in critical infrastructure projects.

More than 48,000 new residential buildings approved in state in 2015

Brisbane family fall in love with Bundy lifestyle

FRESH START: Ashley, Sasha, Alistair and Nathan Job are excited to be building their new home in Bundaberg. Photo Contributed

The Job family is building its dream home

KRAG calls for Masters review

ACTION: KRAG has called for a review of the approval of the Masters store.

KRAG has called for a review of the approval of the Masters store

Couples urged to be cautious about sharing love online

Seeing others' love can make life hard, says study

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OUR SAY: Drug driving wake-up call is needed

ON NOTICE: Police will continue to target drug drivers this year with a number of operations planned across the region.

Drug driving wake-up call is needed

LETTER: Phone fatalities

DISCONNECT: A reader is frustrated drivers are still using mobile phones.

Let’s just ban phones being turned on in cars with the engine on

OPINION: Meet a Muslim, share a barbie

Have you ever spoken to a Muslim? Met a refugee?

LETTER: When did we accept concentration camps here?

SHAME: One reader fails to see how a humane country like Australia can allow its treatment of refugee children.

How can we let this happen, asks a reader

OPINION: How many dead turtles will it take, Bundy?

Turtles attract thousands of tourists to our region every year, but a stray plastic bag can leave them dead.

Time to let go of the plastic bags

Tributes pour in for Jimmy Bryant, 17, after fatal crash

Jimmy Bryant, 17, was killed in a car crash on Friday afternoon. Photo contributed.

Police have confirmed that Jimmy Bryant, 17, was killed in the crash

Exclusive interview with premier forecasts year ahead

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk poses for photos in her office in Brisbane, Sunday, Feb. 14, 2016. Today marks one year since Ms Palaszczuk took office.

Annastacia Palaszczuk has promised 2016 will be a “year of action"

Road outside Gladstone club stained with blood after fight

Forensic police and detectives were back at the scene of the fight on Sunday morning.

Five men charged over 'brawl' outside The Boardroom Bar

Doctors risking jail over hospitalised refugee child

Lady Cilento Children's Hospital in Brisbane.

Doctors won't release baby Asha until a safe home is found

Woman killed by rolling car at Pomona markets

Emergency Services: Ambulance, QAS, Photo Bev Lacey / The Chronicle

A woman is dead after a car rolled down a hill at Pomona

'Love triangle’ led to violent outburst in Minyama street

A love triangle brewed into a violent outburst on a Minyama street

US Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has died

Antonin Scalia has been found dead at a resort ranch in Texas, age 79.

US Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has died on a ranch, aged 79

Pope Francis visit to Mexico includes anti-pope sentiment

"666" adorning Pope Francis' face is not uncommon here

Lone Pine ceremony axed from Anzac celebrations

Names on the memorial at Lone Pine.

The Government has announced it will axe the Lone Pine ceremony

Man left with two weeks to live after weight-loss product

Popular weight-loss product nearly killed a WA man

Simpler returns considered as way to ease tax burden

Economic growth and tax relief for working families, Mr Morrison said, would remain the government's key focus in the lead up to the budget but income tax cuts would be more "modest".

Federal Government considers tax cuts through simpler returns

Turnbull forced to shake the Cabinet after 3 ministers quit

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announces his new cabinet during a press conference in Sydney, Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016. Prime Minister Turnbull was forced to reshuffle his cabinet after the resignation of three ministers.

The PM has announced his new ministry just behind Brough's departure

Sex and sleeping are Gwyneth Paltrow's beauty secrets

Gwyneth Paltrow

GWYNETH Paltrow says sex is her secret to looking good.

WATCH: Wild elephant goes on rampage in India

Residents claim the elephant destroyed 100 properties during melee

UK footballer pleads guilty to sex act with child

Sunderland winger Adam Johnson arrives at Bradford Crown Court, England, (Peter Byrne/PA)

The Sunderland footballer, 28, denies two other charges

WATCH: Flying surfboard 'freaks out' pregnant wife

Sunshine Coast motorist describes terrifying moment of collision

Was it a plane? What was it?

The KC-30A is a bulk carrier regularly used by the air force to carry fuel. Source: RAAF website.

Was it a plane? What was it?

Quirky tile seller has a way with humorous signs

Concept Tiles sales consultant Emma Manteufel, who creates the signs, is overwhelmed her handiwork has created such interest.

'Husbands choosing tiles must have note from wife'

OUCH! Lamborghini dream car crashed into by Merc

A black Mercedes-Benz rolled into a parked Lamborghini Aventador on Auckland's High St, apparently after the Mercedes driver struggled to reach for a parking machine. Photo / Supplied

"It was my dream car ... he crashed my dream car.''

‘Leave their pumpkins alone’ says magistrate

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Man found with stolen watermelons fined $75 for trespassing

Seven ridiculous Guinness World Records for Valentines Day

HOW DO I love thee? Let me count the ways.

The Supernerd – one of the smartest men on television

Issa Schultz is The Supernerd on the TV series The Chase Australia.

ISSA Schultz, aka The Supernerd, is one of the stars of The Chaser.

Melancholy of marriage revealed in film 45 years

Tom Courtenay and Charlotte Rampling in a scene from the movie 45 Years.

THE film 45 Years is an intimate portrait of a shaken marriage.

Kanye West claims Taylor Swift approved Famous bitch line

West raps about having sex with Swift in Famous song

Dark times ahead for Long John Silver in Black Sails

Toby Stephens and Luke Arnold in a scene from season three of Black Sails.

AUSSIE Luke Arnold stars in Foxtel's high seas drama.

Maximum effort for anti-hero Deadpool

SEEING RED: Brianna Hildebrand (Negasonic Teenage Warhead) and Ryan Reynolds in a scene from the movie Deadpool.

Maximum effort for anti-hero Deadpool

Ryan Reynolds fell for Blake Lively on double date

They weren't on a date with each other when they clicked

Kyla, 15, takes off on her first solo circuit

FLYING HIGH: Kyla Burgess, 15, celebrates her first solo flight with her family Christine, Nathan and Lincoln Burgess. John McCutcheon

Kyla can’t drive herself to school but she can fly a plane solo

Romance far away but not forgotten

MISS YOU: Jo Beth Taylor and her partner Matt Bennell will be apart this Valentine’s Day.

Spare a thought for lovers who are spending today apart

Power boosts for Falcon XR6 and XR8 Sprint editions

SPRINT KING: The Falcon name set to go out with a bang with high performance XR6 and XR8 Sprint limited editions

345kW for XR8 Sprint and 325kW for XR6 Sprint specials

50 years ago we almost named our currency something awful

A Federal Government TV ad run as part of the education program to help ease the changeover toward the decimal currency.

You don't get much more tacky than some of our currency options

Inquiry welcome relief for black lung sufferer

HARD TIME: Black Lung disease sufferer Percy Verrall and his wife Daphne at their house near Ipswich yesterday. Mr Verrall, a former coal miner, is Australia’s first victim of black lung disease in 30 years. INSET: Percy Verrall covered in black dust during his days as a coal miner.

After years of campaigning, CFMEU sees move forward on black lung

Unions reject Essential Energy’s 800-job cut proposal

Union: More than 1000 jobs already slashed since 2013

Tax targets Netflix and other downloading entertainment

Draft laws introduced to Federal Parliament this week

Inflation fine as markets elsewhere lose confidence

Inflation isn't something Australia has to worry about just now

Gladstone coal exports at record level

General manager of operations John Coughlan, Tim Nicholls and Harry Kenyon-Slaney.

MILLIONS of tonnes of coal was exported last month.