Caught in the grips of ice addiction, a former mining worker from Blacks Beach seemingly stole anything that wasn't nailed down.
Six children lived in the two homes police raided in the Mackay region.
AFTER beating her partner and hurling a knife into his arm, a woman tried to get the man to lie to police.
EIGHT commercial fishermen, who died when two vessels capsized in separate incidents off the Queensland coast, may have been trapped by loose equipment.
POLICE have charged a man after three floors of a CBD hotel were flooded by wrongfully activated fire hydrant systems during New Year's Eve celebrations.
A SARINA man who spat directly in the faces of two security guards when he was refused entry to a pub has mocked prison as merely "an easy six months off”.
AFTER breaking his partner's jaw with a sickening punch, a miner from Cannonvale lied to police officers and told them the woman had simply fallen over.
BILLIONS of dollars worth of development is either proceeding or planned ahead of an expected boom in the population of Mackay over the next couple of decades.
MACKAY man has been battling to recoup about $215,000 owed to his business by collapsed building firm JM Kelly.
TWO commercial fishers have copped a significant fine in a Mackay court for fishing in a no-take green zone of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park.