October 2015

Commented on a story 3rd Oct 2015 2:13 PM

ONE of Marburg’s pioneering families has criticised the Australian Evangelical Lutheran Church for denying a funeral in the church generations have attended.

Church refuses funeral for local pioneering family

"Good ol' Christian charity at it's best. "

September 2015

Commented on a story 30th Sep 2015 11:15 AM

DEVELOPERS have gained approval to demolish the One Mile Hotel without any involvement from council.

Approval to demolish One Mile Hotel shocks council

"The certifier has only complied with the process required by Council. If the demolition has met all the..."

Commented on a story 14th Sep 2015 5:04 PM

MALCOLM Turnbull has been sworn in as Australia's 29th Prime Minister this afternoon.

Malcolm Turnbull sworn in as 29th Prime Minister

"Well, it looks like those who are suggesting that this is nonsense will have to eat their words now, ..."

Commented on a story 10th Sep 2015 1:49 PM

ABORIGINAL groups will stage a protest in central Ipswich tomorrow against development of the former Deebing Creek Mission site.

Rally to protest housing development on Deebing Ck mission

"I don't recall an uproar when Suncorp stadium was redeveloped or prior to the construction of Legacy..."

August 2015

Commented on a story 12th Aug 2015 8:48 PM

WHEN you live in a quiet street it always sparks your attention when you suddenly start seeing cars driving past your home doing 20kph.

OPINION: Kerbside collection day delivers nosey visitors

"Isn't it better to reuse somebody's unwanted items, rather than dump it in landfill? "

Commented on a story 11th Aug 2015 5:51 PM

A TRAINEE, who was earning $11 an hour, stole more than $14,000 from his employer so he could pay his bills.

Trainee steals more than $14,000 from his employer

"You're right. Much better to convict him and ruin his entire life. That way, when he's unemployable..."

Commented on a story 4th Aug 2015 10:10 AM

A GROUP of Booval residents is vowing to up the ante by engaging a barrister for their fight against a planned townhouse development.

Kruger St Army vows to fight on against development

"It may be compliant, but would anyone really want a 4.5 metre retaining wall on their boundary? "

July 2015

Commented on a story 29th Jul 2015 6:58 AM

IN A single year, a total of 2387 hours of graffiti removal work was ordered to be carried out by graffiti vandals across the state.

Readers like graffiti removal work for Duck

"That costs the taxpayer and may not be appropriate. Nothing wrong with making them clean it up, but..."

Commented on a story 22nd Jul 2015 1:34 PM

A MIDDLE-AGED man has been told his behaviour was “disgusting” after he indecently exposed himself to passengers on a train.

Drunk man exposes himself on train

"I'm missing your point, too. His behaviour was unlawful, unacceptable and he has been dealt with by the..."

Commented on a story 17th Jul 2015 10:23 AM

THE humble tradie who rescued a man who crashed his ute into the Brisbane River this week says he was more impressed that he still got to get to work on time.

Brisbane River rescue hero more impressed he got to work

"This guy should be the next Hard Yakka man. "

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