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Mon 17 Feb 2020

Gladstone’s puzzle piece in massive microplastics study

premium_icon Gladstone’s puzzle piece in massive microplastics study

The study follows research in Scotland waters which came back with shocking results.

Sat 15 Feb 2020

Gladstone mother wants to break stigma on egg donation

premium_icon Gladstone mother wants to break stigma on egg donation

JEMMA Bacon is a Gladstone mother and advocate for the process of egg donation to help women who are trying to conceive and she is doing her best to end the stigma...

Mon 17 Feb 2020

‘Top down’ approach failing Aboriginal Australians

premium_icon ‘Top down’ approach failing Aboriginal Australians

A Gladstone elder says in order to close the gap for Indigenous Australians it’s time to do away with the top-down approach and engage with local communities to improve...

Wed 19 Feb 2020

Reason why police have yet to lay charges over stabbing

premium_icon Reason why police have yet to lay charges over stabbing

A 12-year-old victim was taken to the Queensland Children’s Hospital with serious non-life-threatening injuries after the alleged attack.

Bay couple jailed over ‘inhumane’ Esky death

premium_icon Bay couple jailed over ‘inhumane’ Esky death

The three men who subjected slain Gold Coast drug dealer Shaun Barker to brutal acts of violence before his death have been jailed for manslaughter.

Hero who saved Gympie toddler from burning inferno

premium_icon Hero who saved Gympie toddler from burning inferno

Man driving past burning house runs into inferno to save a toddler who was asleep just metres from the flame.

‘Fantastic’: Bride’s glowing review of region’s wedding businesses

premium_icon ‘Fantastic’: Bride’s glowing review of region’s wedding...

AFTER a tough year, Andrea and Craig Dean thought a Christmas wedding would end their year on a perfect note.

Mackay man arrested over overseas child exploitation charge

premium_icon Mackay man arrested over overseas child exploitation charge

The Mackay man was arrested as he entered the country from the Philippines yesterday

I DON’T: Why weddings in Gladstone are in decline

premium_icon I DON’T: Why weddings in Gladstone are in decline

The latest Queensland Government statistics show a decline in marriages across the region – with one area seeing a drop of 68 per cent.

Mackay mining services company celebrates huge milestone

premium_icon Mackay mining services company celebrates huge milestone

Community invited to celebrate the massive achievement

International Polocrosse carnival confirmed

premium_icon International Polocrosse carnival confirmed

The event could almost double the usual visitor numbers for Bowen Polocrosse Carnival.

Claims mine death victim should have known of goaf dangers

premium_icon Claims mine death victim should have known of goaf dangers

Paul McGuire inhaled toxic air at 1pm, his body was not found until two hours after a 'high high' alarm indicating dangerous levels of methane went off.

How mental demons haunted Ash Taylor in year from hell

premium_icon How mental demons haunted Ash Taylor in year from hell

Ash Taylor admits it couldn’t have got any worse for him last year. But with a newfound motivation in his heart, he is determined to repay the Titans.

STUDY AND SPORT: No problem for hockey duo

premium_icon STUDY AND SPORT: No problem for hockey duo

The pair also played in an under-18 state championship in November where they represented Rockhampton as a part of the selection process

Racy Mardi Gras campaign censored

premium_icon Racy Mardi Gras campaign censored

A lingerie boss and her wife have stripped off for a naked photo shoot which will be shown around the world - but will have to be censored in her Aus stores.

Cop charged with sexual assault

premium_icon Cop charged with sexual assault

Senior constable charged with allegedly sexually assaulting a woman in Mackay.

Business owner faces horrific assault charges

premium_icon Business owner faces horrific assault charges

The Sunshine Coast businessman is alleged to have strangled his pregnant girlfriend and broken her bones in a horrific carpark attack.

Great facilities: That’s why you should join Calliope Roosters

premium_icon Great facilities: That’s why you should join Calliope...

Roosters’ division two coach Neil Fry is encouraging any would-be male players to attend training every Tuesday and Thursday at 6pm

Contract up soon for Snakes’ coach of the year

premium_icon Contract up soon for Snakes’ coach of the year

NBL coach of the year Mike Kelly is a basketball coach in a unique situation.

Pregnant teen’s murder trial to begin

premium_icon Pregnant teen’s murder trial to begin

The man accused of murdering pregnant teenager Tiffany Taylor will stand trial next week – almost five years after the 16-year-old’s disappearance.

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