QLD: Wind gusts of almost 260km/h have hammered Hamilton Island.
Breanna Chillingworth NSW: Ian Robert Turnbull has died in custody less than 12 months after he was sentenced to life in prison.
Gregor Heard VIC: Mouse numbers are building, particularly in parts of South Australia and Victoria.
VIC: Police still looking for man believed armed with firearm - urging public not to approach him.
Chris McLennan NT: As a cyclone bears down on Australia, memories turn to Darwin 1974.
Jamieson Murphy NATIONAL: What does a porcelain polar bear and five Cuban cigars have in common?
Toby Crockford QLD: Cyclone Debbie is expected to have more severe winds than Cyclone Yasi did in 2011
Robert Crawford NSW: A drone being tested by navy personnel over a weapons range has crashed, sparking a bushfire.
Holly Monery TAS: A lick of paint at Launceston's Animal Medical Centre is set to liven up the old facade.
Alicia Thomas and Fiona Henderson VIC: Ty Ranger has been jailed for nine years for stabbing a five-year-old girl 25 times.
ANTY group members says there's "hope" for Guyra after Ku-ring-gai wins reprieve.
Ben Lomond and Black Mountain Public Schools join forced in harmony.
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