Man arrested after ‘loving, giving’ grandmother killed in central Victoria

Man arrested after ‘loving, giving’ grandmother killed in central Victoria

Updated May 14, 2018 13:58:01 Photo: A neighbour said Karen Ashcroft would be deeply missed by the Maryborough community. (Facebook: Karen Ashcroft) Neighbours of a grandmother who died after being stabbed at a home in central Victoria have described her as a “loving” and generous woman. Police were called to …

Adelaide teenager taking on the world in support of his grandmother and MND awareness

Adelaide teenager taking on the world in support of his grandmother and MND awareness

Posted April 21, 2018 16:20:46 Photo: Jimmy Ashby hits the road on his 29,000-kilometre ride around the world. (ABC News: Claire Campbell) Related Story: Adelaide couple ride around Cambodia to save children’s charity Related Story: Cyclist rides 3,000km to raise awareness for Indigenous social issues An 18-year-old Adelaide cyclist is …

PNG grandmother held in detention by Australian Border Force after suffering acute appendicitis

PNG grandmother held in detention by Australian Border Force after suffering acute appendicitis

Updated April 17, 2018 11:14:14 A grandmother from Papua New Guinea is being held in a Brisbane detention centre after being airlifted to Far North Queensland for medical treatment. Rapia Komonde was taken by her husband from their remote village in PNG to a medical centre on Saibai Island in …