THE sandy shores of Cape Hillsborough will play host to the 10th annual Blokart Regatta this weekend.
THE shedding of about 430 positions at Glencore's Hail Creek mine in the Bowen Basin should be offset by a glut of jobs up for grabs.
WORKERS remain in the dark about exactly who will be sacked and when, one mining operator has claimed.
A P-plate driver who slammed his car into a power pole while nearly three times the legal alcohol limit claimed he lost control when a dog dashed onto the road.
GLOBAL resources giant Glencore will sack hundreds of Hail Creek mine workers in what it has dubbed a "restructure” of its operations.
AN ISRAELI accused of striking a pedestrian with his car and killing him in the Whitsundays has been cautioned he may not get parole if convicted at trial.
AN ANDERGROVE man convicted of supplying the drug ice has told a court a Queensland Rail colleague soaked him with fuel and set him alight in a random attack.
A MINING worker from Koumala who broke a woman's jaw with a punch during a neighbourhood dispute will not spend any time behind bars.
EVEN after his death following a tragic abseiling accident, Jake Gibbons is helping others.
Residents were playing video games when thief creeped into house