An Australian retailer has continued to sell an “offensive” costume ahead of Halloween despite calls for it to be pulled...

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25th Sept. 2020 5:09 PM

Seventy-five years ago Cairns was a city at war. Tanks and armoured vehicles lumbered on the beaches and commandos trained...

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15th Aug. 2020 5:08 PM

WWII veterans Ray Rees and Len Clarke stared death in the face on foreign lands as teenagers. Now, they’re keeping each...

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13th Aug. 2020 3:08 PM

After 40 years of silence, WWII veteran Jack Bell, 102, finally opened up on the horror he endured in the notorious...

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13th Aug. 2020 3:08 PM

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has led the tributes to wartime singing legend Dame Vera Lynn, whose songs comforted many...

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19th June 2020 5:06 AM

Did you know there were two Holocausts: one perpetrated against the Jews by Hitler and his Nazi henchmen and one...

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10th Feb. 2020 10:02 AM

Never getting married could be the answer to living to a long age for Colin Fulford.

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10th Dec. 2019 8:12 AM

One Mackenzie St resident has relived the moment they thought their house was going to go up in flames.

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07th Sept. 2019 7:09 PM

They moved to Queensland to live, then overseas to Holland, then back to Queensland settling in Hervey Bay 1993

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01st Aug. 2019 9:08 AM

While proud of her late-brother's courage, Phyllis Adair cherishes most the love Sgt William Edmonds exhibited.

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23rd April 2019 7:04 AM