REVEALED: New fire brigade for Captain Creek area

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So why is the local MP still disappointed?

CITRUS DEVELOPMENT: 60 jobs and infrastructure secured

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Alleged church arsonist to have 'soundness of mind' assessed

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He is facing multiple charges including arson and attempted arson.

Police investigate after local venue ‘ransacked’

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Senior Constable Brittany Duncan said training defibrillators were among items...

Plane crash pilot appears in court

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Leslie Woodall is charged with two counts of dangerous operation of a vehicle...

Argument with kids over chicken nuggets leads to DV breach

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The magistrate said the man’s behaviour was “nothing short of appalling”.

‘Chilling’: Court ruling a threat to journalism

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Journalists must reveal confidential sources after court ruling

Lollipop lady recovering from surgery after being hit by car

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A crossing attendant remains in hospital after being hit by a car this week in an...

Renault-driving Westfield raider’s bizarre giraffe disguise

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Three men who ram raided a shop at Westfield Helensvale with a stolen Renault...

Restraining order breach: Man hides, peers over fence

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The Magistrate said he had a concerning history for someone his age

Man out on bail after alleged crimes against young daughter

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He was committed to face the Bundaberg District Court at a later date

Man faces court over alleged sex crimes against own sisters

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A neighbour was concerned after a conversation with alleged victims

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    NRL should throw the book at boozing Broncos

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    'Time to stamp out NRL’s dobbers and hypocrites'

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    NRL players have never been better behaved, says Paul Crawley

    The gift box no family wants to receive

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    ‘There was a faint smell of petrol hovering underneath the sweet scent of fabric...

    LETTER: Little value for $4000 rates bill

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      FISHING REPORT: What’s biting in the region’s waterways

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      The inside word on how things are looking on the water this weekend.

      Region’s bowlers take to the greens

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      All of the latest bowls notes and results

      Livestream 30 matches right here

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      Basketball, rugby league, soccer, water polo among huge line-up

      Krav maga classes fighting for post-covid comeback

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      OF ALL businesses left struggling from Covid-19, those involving physical contact...

      CORONAVIRUS

        NZ cluster ‘linked to quarantine breach’

        NZ cluster ‘linked to quarantine breach’

        NZ cluster ‘linked to quarantine breach’ Winston Peters says

        Federal Government's ‘unforgivable’ virus act slammed

        Federal Government's ‘unforgivable’ virus act slammed

        One act that could have saved lives

        Trump’s controversial new virus adviser

        Trump’s controversial new virus adviser

        Donald Trump’s new adviser, Dr Scott Atlas, reinforces his views

        SBW out of quarantine and ready for Roosters

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        Sonny Bill Williams has exited quarantine

        National Sport

          Brutal reality for F1’s unluckiest driver

          Brutal reality for F1’s unluckiest driver

          Nico Hulkenberg ‘almost signed” for Mercedes instead of Hamilton

          Barry Hall’s depression fight: ‘Nothing to get out of bed for’

          Barry Hall’s depression fight: ‘Nothing to get out of bed...

          Barry Hall lays bare impact of depression

          Soccer star’s media role sparks COVID probe

          Soccer star’s media role sparks COVID probe

          Ex-Socceroo Scott McDonald under investigation over breach

          REPLAYS: Rocky High v TCC and North Rocky v TCC in RDSSRL

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          REPLAY: Watch the full replays of the Open A and Open B games

          Community

            Visitors’ return to island could mean dingo death warrant

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            Life of island resident depends on human decisions

            Survey shows what could be at risk by proposed Bundy mine

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            Feasibility studies will still take years and developers say they’re conscious of...

            How community groups can apply for funding

            How community groups can apply for funding

            THE RACQ Foundation has received a record number of applications for funding...

            Boost for Bundy schools to bring jobs, tender opportunities

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            Upgrades and new projects: The schools across the region that will benefit

            What's On

              '18 too many': Candlelight vigil for baby Beau Bradshaw

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              Vigil follows police charging baby's dad with murder

              IT'S OFF! Jaca Festival latest casualty of COVID-19

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              Committee makes biggest announcement in event's 86-year history

              Master craftsman shows off exquisite sunnies

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              Original pieces are made with turquoise, ebony, mother-of-pearl

              REVEALED: When the Giant Kookaburra will visit your town

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              The Giant Kookaburra will visit various locations as it makes it way from Ipswich...

              Local Business News

                Region’s new compost facility design revealed

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                PHOTOS: See the artist impression of the Green Solutions Wide Bay facility set to...

                SOLD: New publican officially buys iconic Burnett pub

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                After several hard months operating during restrictions, this publican has decided...

                ‘Super stoked’: Family holiday house brings home award

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                See the photos of the Agnes Holiday home that landed the builders with an...

                LOOK INSIDE: Luxury Agnes home takes out prestigious award

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                Take a look inside the Agnes Water home located in the prestigious Sunrise 1770...

                Lifestyle

                  Why gay man loves marriage with woman

                  Why gay man loves marriage with woman

                  Gay man reveals why he loves being married to a woman

                  Police chief admits ‘failings’ over quarantine escape

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                  For 18 hours police were unaware a man had escaped his quarantine

                  Supermarket staple quietly ‘killed’ off

                  Supermarket staple quietly ‘killed’ off

                  Woolworths and Coles: Deli counters disappearing from some stores

                  Mum’s huge $104 Woolies’ saving

                  Mum’s huge $104 Woolies’ saving

                  Mum saves $104 in Woolworths’ massive Sistema container sale

                  Entertainment

                    Bachelor in Paradise star Jamie Doran says his legal action against Network 10 and Warner Bros is about more than just a “bad edit” on the show.

                    ‘A lot at play’: Bachelor star on why he is suing Ten

                    Jamie Doran says his issue with 10 is not just about his ‘edit’

                    Locked-down Melbourne residents are being invited to take part in a collective scream as part of a lighthearted vent at COVID-19 frustrations.

                    Barnesy’s essential tip on handling lockdown

                    Melbourne residents asked to stand on their front porch and scream

                    In his latest rant on Facebook, Pete Evans has taken aim at fellow celebrities, medical experts who ‘poisoned our minds’ against the sun and Jacinda Ardern.

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                    In his latest bizarre rant on Facebook, former My Kitchen Rules judge Pete Evans...

                    Pop powerhouse Lizzo has been accused of contributing to the downfall of music festival FOMO and the subsequent $6.2 million owed to creditors.

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                    Contract breaches and death ‘to blame’ for downfall of FOMO: Claims

                    Real Estate

                      A proposal to almost double the size of a Bowen Basin worker camp is now before court after it was rejected amid fears for one town's viability.

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                      A proposal to almost double the size of a Bowen Basin worker camp

                      Eager entry-level property buyers have rushed to sign up to the Federal Government’s First Home Loan Deposit scheme, which is on track to fill up fast.

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                      First home buyers have rushed to get a spot in the Federal Government First Home...

                      Residents have been left wondering what Queensland’s richest man Clive Palmer has planned for their secluded ­riverfront ­suburb.

                      Clive Palmer is buying out the neighbours

                      Clive Palmer buying out the neighbours in quiet suburb

                      Jobs

                        Employment website SEEK has revealed the shocking impact coronavirus has had upon its business and the jobs market.

                        Job recruiter reveals shocking losses

                        Recruiting website SEEK reveals profit hit from coronavirus pandemic as jobs market...

                        A recruiter has shared the shockingly abusive response she received from a furious man who failed to score his dream job.

                        Rejected jobseeker’s ‘rude’ email

                        Man sends recruiter shocking email after job application was rejected

                        Hundreds of millions of dollars of upgrades across the state under a massive pre-election spend from the Palaszczuk Gov to create hundreds of jobs.

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                        Palaszczuk Government announces $200 million upgrades across state, supporting 720...

                        Motoring

                          This car maker has a long held reputation for cutting edge safety, but it has been left red-faced after a fault with the very technology it invented.

                          Safety pioneer’s embarrassing fail ends in car recall

                          Volvo issues safety recall over potentially faulty seat belt

                          A witness to a horrific crash that took the life of a man this morning said he saw the car fly off the Bruce Highway at 100km/h and crash into a creek bed.

                          Premium Content ‘I couldn’t get him out’: Truckie’s crash scene horror

                          Witness to crash that took life of man saw car fly off highway

                          As Aussies prepare to swap planes for cars and holiday in our own backyard this year, it’s time to brush up on some road trip basics.

                          How to change a flat tyre in five steps

                          Don’t let a flat tyre ruin your next road trip