Deputy Mayor Tim Dwyer has raised concerns some councillors are being lobbied by Badderam Eco Luxe Resort and Spa founder and creative director Heidi Meyer.
AN infected foot drove a man to try and get free painkillers from a pharmacy.
A man who handed himself into police for the second time after punching a complete stranger has been warned he is almost certain to go to jail if he reoffends.
A woman who attacked two police officers at a shopping centre while battling through a rough trot sent flowers as an apology to her victims.
A father who chanced his arm five days early has paid the price, losing his licence for two years.
A 23-year-old man never in trouble before avoided having a conviction recorded against him over a New Year's Eve drug bust.
A homeless former student returned to his old primary school to steal food before evading police.
Tropical Cyclone Oma looks set to deliver some pretty spectacular surf over the next few days.
Denis Moore can still vividly recall a doctor's blood-covered mouth as he desperately tried to resuscitate a mother-of-two.
Family friends have paid tribute to newly-graduated doctor Gemma Diessel after the 27-year-old's body was found washed up on Dicky Beach.