Prison riot in Bolivia leaves dozens dead

THE death toll from a prison riot in Bolivia has reached 31.

Among those dead include an 18-month-old toddler.

Under Bolivian law, children under six years old can live in jails with their parents if there is no one else to care for them, according to the BBC.

Thirty-seven inmates were also seriously injured after inmates blew up two gas tanks.



Nominations to close for newest awards

Nominations to close for newest awards

Nominations for the first Fraser Coast Sports Awards close Monday.

UPDATE: Woolooga-Sexton blaze contained, embers still burn

UPDATE: Woolooga-Sexton blaze contained, embers still burn

Firefighters continue to monitor the fire and its remnants.

Petition calls for council to lower general rates cost

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The petition has garnered hundreds of signatures

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