NEARLY three decades after the cities' close sister city relationship was formed, a delegation of visitors from Maatsuura in Japan have jetted into Mackay.
IT HAS to stack up, but it's becoming increasingly likely Mackay residents could one day hang ten in their very own surfing wave pool.
MACKAY Sugar Limited has announced it will sell off one of its mills to cane growers, if all goes to plan.
FACING court over video from prison, an Eimeo man admitted to a long list of offences, including failing to provide his details after a car crash.
A NORTH MACKAY woman accused of fraud and a spate of other crimes did not appear from prison for a court appearance due to illness.
RECKON you can fix a busted bicycle tyre with nothing more than a five buck note in a feat MacGyver himself would be proud of?
AFTER being busted by police driving on a "cocktail of drugs”, a Mackay mother has avoided having a conviction recorded.
A SOUTH Mackay learner driver who fled arrest after injecting the drug ice was eventually brought to a screeching halt after police deployed tyre spikes.
COLOURFUL Member for Whitsunday Jason Costigan is adamant there's widespread support for the proposed Adani Carmichael Mine in his electorate.