Yosemite National Park
Yosemite National Park James Costello

Firefighters battle 500 square kilometre Yosemite blaze

FIRE FIGHTERS are battling to control a large blaze burning in the popular Yosemite National Park in California.

The blaze, which is burning across 500 square kilometres, is only 5% under control and has threatened 5000 homes.

The BBC reports the fire is also threatening a major reservoir serving San Francisco.



Two prison officers suspended from M'boro jail

Two prison officers suspended from M'boro jail

It's alleged they used excessive force on inmates.

TRIBUTE: Life of 9yo schoolboy cut tragically short

TRIBUTE: Life of 9yo schoolboy cut tragically short

Family and friends have remembered the kind-hearted boy

Euthanasia meeting coming to Hervey Bay

Euthanasia meeting coming to Hervey Bay

It comes on the back of a meeting in Bundaberg.

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