Category: National

Ristevski receives nine years for manslaughter

Borce Ristevski has been sentenced to nine years jail, for the manslaughter of his wife Karen. But he could spend just a few years behind bars. Laura Lavelle reports.

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Christine the turtle shell-ebrates release

There’s a cause for “shell-ebration” at Sea Life on the Sunshine Coast. Their latest patient a Green Sea Turtle has just been released after several weeks in rehab. Brigitte O’Brien reports.

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Gabba officially sold out for Lions-Collingwood clash

It’s official. The Brisbane Lions have sold out the Gabba for the first time in a decade. The Easter Thursday clash is with last year’s grand finalist Collingwood. Dom Fay reports.

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Drugs and firearms seized in major Gold Coast drug bust

Australia’s organised crime squad has seized nearly a million and a half dollars worth of drugs and firearms. Federal and state police uncovered the haul after stopping a car on the Gold Coast. Brigitte O’Brien reports.

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Christensen travel furore overshadows campaign pledges

Australia’s leaders are getting down and dirty on the campaign trails. They are attacking each other over taxes. Laura Lavelle reports.

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Local gas production made available for Queenslanders

Good news for consumers of natural gas. You now have a guaranteed supply which is only for sale, right here in Australia. Liam Lo Grande reports.

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Ballarat on high alert as firefighters battle out of control blaze

An unseasonal heat wave in Victoria has sparked a fire emergency. Authorities are warning people to take extra care across the Easter weekend. Dom Fay reports.

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Brisbane Lions sell out Gabba blockbuster for their Collingwood clash

The Brisbane Lions are packing out the Gabba for the first time since 2010. Following early season wins very few tickets remain for their Easter Thursday blockbuster against Collingwood. Dom Fay reports.

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Broncos looking to reverse form

The Broncos are under pressure to turn around their poor start to the season and they want to begin that in Sunday’s clash against the Raiders. Beatriz Alonso reports.

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Major parties target marginal seats

There’s no let up in the intensity of the Federal election campaign. Both of the major parties are targeting marginal seats and talking health and funding. Beatriz Alonso reports.