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Pokie machines pumped hard in regional areas

REGIONALS areas are funnelling huge sums of cash into poker machines, with Queensland’s resource-rich towns pumping the equivalent of more than $550 per person into the games over the past 12 months.

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Man who became a menace over mangoes get sentence reduced

AN Airlie Beach fruit and vegetable store owner who engaged in conversation about mangoes with a stranger later copped threatening demands.

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Why are people so agro these days? I remember when I last visited Cairns a while ago a pie vendor asked if I wanted to buy a pie as I was walking past. I had no money on me so politely declined. He then started swearing and hurling abuse at me. I could...

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