April 2014

Published a story 9th Apr 2014 5:44 PM

IT’S been a long time coming for Pioneer Valley residents and they were keen to show their support for the area’s new town centre.

Valley residents quick to shop at town centre

IT’S been a long time coming for Pioneer Valley residents and they were keen to show their support for the area’s new town centre.

Published a story 7th Apr 2014 4:51 PM

WHITSUNDAY Ratepayers Association wants Local Government Minister David Crisafulli to “apologise” to Mayor Jennifer Whitney.

Minister ‘owes mayor an apology’ following his criticism

WHITSUNDAY Ratepayers Association wants Local Government Minister David Crisafulli to “apologise” to Mayor Jennifer Whitney.

March 2014

Published a story 20th Mar 2014 7:14 PM

FORTY-TWO years after Marilyn Wallman disappeared, the pain of losing a beloved daughter and sister is still fresh for her devastated family.

Pain still raw on 42nd anniversary of Marilyn's disappearance

FORTY-TWO years after Marilyn Wallman disappeared, the pain of losing a beloved daughter and sister is still fresh for her devastated family.

Published a story 10th Mar 2014 10:54 AM

KEEN travellers were happy to get out of the wet weather and into the Mackay Entertainment Convention Centre to snag a deal at yesterday’s Flight Centre’s travel expo.

Rain, hail or shine ... it’s holiday time

KEEN travellers were happy to get out of the wet weather and into the Mackay Entertainment Convention Centre to snag a deal at yesterday’s Flight Centre’s travel expo.

Published a story 10th Mar 2014 9:24 AM

A WITNESS to a fatal collision that claimed the life of a Mackay truck driver has described a blazing inferno and screams at the scene of the horrific crash.

Inferno a shock to first person to arrive on scene

A WITNESS to a fatal collision that claimed the life of a Mackay truck driver has described a blazing inferno and screams at the scene of the horrific crash.

Published a story 10th Mar 2014 8:43 AM

A “LARGE portion” of a bagasse pile at Marian is blowing fibres across the town and onto nearby properties, according to frustrated residents.

Town’s bagasse row heats up

A “LARGE portion” of a bagasse pile at Marian is blowing fibres across the town and onto nearby properties, according to frustrated residents.

Published a story 10th Mar 2014 8:31 AM

THE real estate industry is doing it so tough in Mackay that one agent believes some people are going to great lengths to eliminate the competition.

Real estate sign theft ‘points to tough times’

THE real estate industry is doing it so tough in Mackay that one agent believes some people are going to great lengths to eliminate the competition.

Published a story 5th Mar 2014 6:24 PM

A FULL-time wheelchair user has asked the council to use her as a “crash dummy” to ensure the planned city heart redevelopment caters to all needs.

Wheelchair user wants to be 'crash dummy' for CBD plan

A FULL-time wheelchair user has asked the council to use her as a “crash dummy” to ensure the planned city heart redevelopment caters to all needs.

Published a story 4th Mar 2014 8:06 PM

A BEACONSFIELD iPad user has been reunited with their stolen device after activating a tracking application.

Gadgets' tracking devices make life difficult for thieves

A BEACONSFIELD iPad user has been reunited with their stolen device after activating a tracking application.

February 2014

Published a story 25th Feb 2014 5:11 PM

AN angry McEwens Beach man has spoken out about the moment an object was shot into the window of his car, close to where his young daughters were sitting.

Missile shot at car window as family drives along Bruce Hwy

AN angry McEwens Beach man has spoken out about the moment an object was shot into the window of his car, close to where his young daughters were sitting.

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