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Dog clings to semi-trailer framework at 100km/h

“Picture: Katie Cole/Facebook A DOG has been spotted tethered to the framework of a semi-trailer, which was reportedly travelling at 100km/h along a southeast Queensland motorway this morning.” informs thechronicle.com.au. Picture: Katie Cole/Facebook The dog tethered to the back of the truck.The dog tethered to the back of the truck.It’s a big dog but it […]

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Capricornia Correctional Centre employee’s drunk drive

“A CAPRICORNIA Correctional Centre employee has lost his licence for nine months.” argues thechronicle.com.au. Police prosecutor Shayne Studdert said police intercepted Harris at 11.20pm on November 16 on Bridge St.Matthew Errol Harris yesterday pleaded guilty in Rockhampton Magistrates Court to one drink driving charge. On top of the disqualification, Harris was fined $900.He had a […]

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BUSTED: No licence but kept on truckin’ for 25 years

“Ms Marsden said he told these officers he had a Queensland licence but had left it at home.” informs thechronicle.com.au. Smith was charged with driving while disqualified as a repeat unlicensed offender who has never held a driver’s licence.A 59-YEAR-OLD who has never held a driver’s licence continues to be busted driving trucks, with the […]

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Why this woman had to pay $20,000

“Injured Australians are paying a hefty price for cheaper green slips in the form of reduced claims benefits following changes.” says thechronicle.com.au. A YOUNG Sydney woman has had her life turned upside down, having to quit her job after she was involved in a severe car accident that has left her crippled.As a result, her […]

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CBD cafe owner assaulted by alcoholic serial-attacker

“A ROCKHAMPTON cafe owner was assaulted by an angry alcoholic as he tried to close up shop on Wednesday afternoon.” notices thechronicle.com.au. When Williams was told there was no food, he launched into an angry tirade of abuse and made threats towards the cafe owner.Mr Studdert said the owner, fearing Williams would jump the counter, […]

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Women fined over vicious dog attacks

“The court heard the dog ran over to the neighbour’s wire fence and barked at the small victim dog.” notices thechronicle.com.au. “I just want to apologise for what my dogs did to my neighbour’s dog,” she said.A WOMAN broke down in court as she spoke about how her dog brutally attacked and killed a neighbour’s […]

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Church elder gets jail term for child abuse

““I’m gobsmacked,” Judge Reid said of one incident where Beinke molested a girl in a playground.” hints thechronicle.com.au. The former elder – Donald Stephen Beinke – abused the girl and two others on at least four occasions in the 1980s and 1990s.The girl’s father reported the allegations to police when the family was “brushed away” […]