July 2015

Published a story 29th Jul 2015 6:25 AM

DAVID John Cooper struck his housemate with a forceful sledgehammer blow after argument in their Emerald home.

Man allegedly killed housemate with sledgehammer blow

DAVID John Cooper struck his housemate with a forceful sledgehammer blow after argument in their Emerald home.

Published a story 28th Jul 2015 1:35 PM

THE Rockhampton Supreme Court has this morning heard Emerald man David John Cooper used a sledgehammer to kill his housemate Ernest James Peterson in April 2013

Emerald man on trial for murdering housemate in April 2013

THE Rockhampton Supreme Court has this morning heard Emerald man David John Cooper used a sledgehammer to kill his housemate Ernest James Peterson in April 2013

Published a story 27th Jul 2015 7:46 PM

SOME residents and business owners won’t have a bar of a proposal for a new shopping precinct on the Capricorn Coast.

Retailers reject new shopping precinct proposal

SOME residents and business owners won’t have a bar of a proposal for a new shopping precinct on the Capricorn Coast.

Published a story 27th Jul 2015 7:18 PM

THE new federally funded $6.4m CQUniversity Rockhampton North Health Clinic will provide every student doctor needs professional and appropriate training.

$6.4m university clinic another boost for CQ’s health

THE new federally funded $6.4m CQUniversity Rockhampton North Health Clinic will provide every student doctor needs professional and appropriate training.

Published a story 27th Jul 2015 9:01 AM

SOME Rockhampton CBD businesses aren’t marketing themselves properly.

Rocky trio offers ways forward for region's businesses

SOME Rockhampton CBD businesses aren’t marketing themselves properly.

Published a story 27th Jul 2015 8:43 AM

CONSIDERING the turmoil Livingstone had endured so far this year, Hideaway Village’s Sean Appleton gave the council’s 3.9% rate increase a thumbs up.

Resident says rise reasonable as budget benefits community

CONSIDERING the turmoil Livingstone had endured so far this year, Hideaway Village’s Sean Appleton gave the council’s 3.9% rate increase a thumbs up.

Published a story 27th Jul 2015 8:37 AM

IT WAS always going to be a hard slog, starting afresh with a de-amalgamation debt of about $81million more than a year and a half ago.

Livingstone Shire Council axes debt by $9m in 2015 budget

IT WAS always going to be a hard slog, starting afresh with a de-amalgamation debt of about $81million more than a year and a half ago.

Published a story 23rd Jul 2015 8:32 PM

LAST year, Justin fractured his spine when he slipped off a 10m-high cliff while resting during a mountain bike ride near Cairns.

From broken back to tackling 96km Kokoda Challenge

LAST year, Justin fractured his spine when he slipped off a 10m-high cliff while resting during a mountain bike ride near Cairns.

Published a story 23rd Jul 2015 1:29 PM

FRESH and ready to rock hard, the boys from Capricorn Coast band Transvaal Diamond Syndicate are gearing up to hit the road for a solid period of touring.

Transvaal Diamond Syndicate to hit road for four month tour

FRESH and ready to rock hard, the boys from Capricorn Coast band Transvaal Diamond Syndicate are gearing up to hit the road for a solid period of touring.

Published a story 22nd Jul 2015 8:10 PM

HIGH on an extremely dangerous combination of alcohol, cannabis and methamphetamine, Jesse Cox kicked his victim’s head four times.

Man jailed after ‘violent’ assault at CQ caravan park

HIGH on an extremely dangerous combination of alcohol, cannabis and methamphetamine, Jesse Cox kicked his victim’s head four times.

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