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Labor’s $35m commitment to CQ racing

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Everybody appearing at Gladstone Magistrates Court today

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Everybody appearing at Gladstone Magistrates Court, Tuesday, October 20

Voters quick out of blocks with record early turnout

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Historic surge in early voting could kill off the democracy sausage

Rip-off warning: AFL tickets back on sale for $1k each

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Pressure mounts as Biden avoids rallies

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Donald Trump and Joe Biden’s campaign moves ahead of next presidential debate

COAST PANIC: Ship may have 'never before seen' COVID strain

COAST PANIC: Ship may have 'never before seen' COVID strain

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Schapelle quits SAS after dumb mistake

Schapelle quits SAS after dumb mistake

Schapelle Corby has walked off SAS Australia

Man doesn’t remember sending abusive emails

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Drink-driver was on his way to the movies

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David Lennard Sandbrook was intercepted by police at the Night Owl centre.

Wayward driver a giveaway to police

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Anthony Jon Edgerton was caught with items he shouldn’t have had in his car.

Gladstone man caught with radar detector

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Desmond Michael Hipwell was pulled over by police on the Bruce Highway.

Gladstone receives manufacturing boost

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A revolutionary piece of industrial machinery was unveiled this morning which...

Industry giant asks workers ‘R U OK?’

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A Gladstone business has taken the already popular “R U OK Day” concept to the next...

Defence grants for Gladstone to skill next generation

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Businesses can apply for grants of up to $500,000 to train and develop the...

Brimming with possibility: Industrial complex up for sale

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      Gold gone from Wallabies’ new Indigenous jersey

      Wallabies 2020 Indigenous jersey unveiled, to be worn against All Blacks

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        Time to dob in Gladstone’s worst roads

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        Participants go into the draw to win one of two $250 EFTPOS gift cards.

        Gel Blasters garner Gladstone support in election

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        Rocky racing loses great mate in Wayne Twigg

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        Dunga Derby rolls into Gladstone region for charity

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          Free movie event to show at Calliope

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          A popular free movie event has returned to the region, this time showing in...

          Cardboard cutout: Why coal town is worshipping Bob Brown

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          ‘We’ve missed you’: Ice skating returns to Gladstone

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          What’s on: Exciting new stallholder joins Rotary market

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            OUR HOME TOWN: Surf shop reveals new plans

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            Harding promises jobs as ‘Qld worst in the country’

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            “With 7.7 per cent of the eligible workforce unemployed, Gladstone and Queensland...

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              The toxic kitchen ingredient putting your health at risk

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                The Brits had Princess Diana. All Australia ever wanted was a hairdresser who got busted in Bali hitting it hard on SAS Australia, writes Joe Hildebrand.

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                Why Schapelle Corby’s Channel 7’s reality TV stint is what we all want

                SAS Australia opened with a death-defying helicopter stunt – but one contestant has revealed there’s a lot you didn’t see on TV.

                Unseen truth of terrifying SAS stunt

                Roxy Jacenko reveals brutal truth about helicopter stunt

                Instagram’s algorithms are in hot water again after censoring an Aussie comedian’s semi-naked posts parodying unrealistic beauty standards. WARNING: Nudity

                Outrage as Celeste’s post censored

                Celeste Barber’s parody Instagram post of Candice Swanepoel photo restricted

                An Aussie stand-up comic was bombarded with glass cups after he launched a verbal tirade at somebody in the crowd for speaking.

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                  THE owners of five brand new luxury units in Ballina are not happy about a change that was made without their consultation.

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                  Unit owners not happy about change made without their consultation

                  The property was first listed for $1.2m and is now for sale for a fraction of the price.

                  Premium Content Abandoned bowls club for sale for shockingly low price

                  The property was first listed for $1.2m and is now for sale for a fraction of the...

                  According to a local real estate agent’s quarterly report, one property was short listed by 430 people

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                    About 90 jobs are expected to go from New Hope Group as part of a major restructure amid ongoing uncertainty about the future of its New Acland coal mine.

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                    New Hope Group expected to cut 90 jobs from corporate headquarters

                    More than 79,000 full-time equivalent jobs in the events industry will be lost in 2020, with promoters warning the federal government urgent assistance is needed now.

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                    Live entertainment industry to lose two-thirds of jobs

                    About 1300 Australian businesses a day are signing up to the Federal Government’s JobKeeper program in a desperate bid to survive, shock new figures show.

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                    About 1300 Australian businesses a day are signing up to the Federal Government’s...

                    Motoring

                      A frustrated motorist who shared a photo of a message left on the windscreen of a car to Facebook has sparked a huge debate online.

                      Parking note left on car divides

                      Man’s ‘passive aggressive’ note on a Bondi car sparks divide

                      A dad with a “disturbing criminal history” will remain behind bars for allegedly holding a knife to a man and threatening to slit his throat.

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                      Here’s the SUV for those who want to keep up with the Jonses without decimating the budget.

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