A MOTHER'S fight against button batteries rages on five years after her daughter's tragic death which was the first of its kind in Australia.
THE jury who were to decide the fate of a former nurse accused of a one-punch attack have been unable to reach a unanimous verdict.
PERFECT weather conditions and a mix of exciting attractions proved a success for Coast tourism operators over recent school holidays.
A WOMAN who claims she punched a man, causing serious injuries, to protect her boyfriend has broken down in tears listening to her police interview in court.
A MAN who lit a stolen car on fire on the Bruce Hwy following a dangerous police chase has claimed it 'spontaneously combusted'.
The ring leader in a horrific and violent Coast home invasion targeting a disabled man and his carer has been sentenced to three years' imprisonment.
WHILE the aged care minister is pushing for staff to report unsafe practices, the Queensland Nurses and Midwives' Union claim it's not that simple.
NEW research has found the Sunshine Coast has one of the lowest vaccination rates in the state with no current laws banning un-vaccinated children from schools.
THE winter temperatures have done little to deter beach-goers these school holidays with hundreds packing out Coast beaches.
A COAST store owner has come out on top in a battle with council over hanging plant baskets that's dragged out for years.