December 2020

Published a story 1st Dec 2020 12:21 AM

The lighting of an illegal campfire wasn’t the first bad decision.

EDITORIAL: When the smoke clears, we must have answers

The lighting of an illegal campfire wasn’t the first bad decision.

Published a story 1st Dec 2020 12:12 AM

The fire ban will be in place for at least a week

Total fire ban declared for Fraser Coast

The fire ban will be in place for at least a week

November 2020

Published a story 30th Nov 2020 11:33 PM

It comes as the fire threatens Valley of The Giants

Mayor wants full inquiry into Fraser Island fire response

It comes as the fire threatens Valley of The Giants

Published a story 30th Nov 2020 4:35 PM

The fire has advanced

FIRE UPDATE: Latest warning as blaze edges closer to resort

The fire has advanced

Published a story 30th Nov 2020 9:17 AM

Fraser fire emergency has entered its sixth week.

Fire forces two-week closure of island resort

Fraser fire emergency has entered its sixth week.

Published a story 27th Nov 2020 11:13 PM

It comes amid the continued delayed return of the attraction

Councillor fires up over future of time cannon

It comes amid the continued delayed return of the attraction

Published a story 27th Nov 2020 9:12 PM

He’s on a mission to show bang for buck

REVEALED: Councillor’s push for new rates strategy

He’s on a mission to show bang for buck

Published a story 27th Nov 2020 6:37 PM

Menacing insects “not going to knock off for Christmas” warns councillor

Pricey pest problem: Council needs State to take on termites

Menacing insects “not going to knock off for Christmas” warns councillor

Published a story 25th Nov 2020 11:10 PM

The council will take enforcement action

BURNOUT BARRIER: Popular car event could go up in smoke

The council will take enforcement action

Published a story 23rd Nov 2020 10:31 PM

A SADISTIC sex offender, jailed for multiple attacks on women and with a history of exposing himself to strangers, will remain locked up indefinitely.

Why state wants sadistic sex monster locked up indefinitely

A SADISTIC sex offender, jailed for multiple attacks on women and with a history of exposing himself to strangers, will remain locked up indefinitely.

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Working from Sydney, Jessica specialises in crime/court reporting, filing for APN’s regional mastheads in Northern NSW as well as providing national content for the group. She was previously Chief Reporter at the Fraser Coast Chronicle in Hervey Bay, Queensland where she grew up and trained. Early in her career, she was named Queensland Young Journalist of the Year at the Clarion Awards. More recently, she was finalist at the 2013 Kennedy Awards for Excellence in NSW Journalism in both the Young Journalist and Court Reporter of the Year categories.