August 2015

Published a story 26th Aug 2015 8:48 PM

WITH the fuel-loading at Byfield more than double what it normally would be for any other fire season, authorities are keeping a vigilant eye on things.

Byfield fuel loads double this fire season

WITH the fuel-loading at Byfield more than double what it normally would be for any other fire season, authorities are keeping a vigilant eye on things.

Published a story 26th Aug 2015 8:43 PM

THE Royal Commission Inquiry has released a damning report relating to the misconduct of authorities in the wake of the Neerkol Orphanage hearings.

Damning report on conduct of the Neerkol authorities

THE Royal Commission Inquiry has released a damning report relating to the misconduct of authorities in the wake of the Neerkol Orphanage hearings.

Published a story 26th Aug 2015 8:37 PM

SHE was bound up in a large, rusty chain of corruption, deception and sexual abuse.

Neerkol victim’s harrowing account of sexual abuse

SHE was bound up in a large, rusty chain of corruption, deception and sexual abuse.

Published a story 25th Aug 2015 9:50 PM

ROCKHAMPTON CIB boss Scott Moon knows too well the situation he and his colleagues get caught up in when dealing with the drug ice.

'Well-trained' police fight the region’s ice woes

ROCKHAMPTON CIB boss Scott Moon knows too well the situation he and his colleagues get caught up in when dealing with the drug ice.

Published a story 25th Aug 2015 9:47 PM

KOONGAL’S Trent Hill knows just how it feels to be on the receiving end of someone wired on methamphetamine.

The day I let an ice addict into my home

KOONGAL’S Trent Hill knows just how it feels to be on the receiving end of someone wired on methamphetamine.

Published a story 25th Aug 2015 7:24 PM

YEPPOON is not the quiet town it used to be, according to local police.

Police call for information after spate of weekend robberies

YEPPOON is not the quiet town it used to be, according to local police.

Published a story 25th Aug 2015 4:57 PM

THERE’S a degree of irony when one considers the shady history of the area where Rockhampton’s PCYC now stands.

Our South Sea Island culture is rich and dark

THERE’S a degree of irony when one considers the shady history of the area where Rockhampton’s PCYC now stands.

Published a story 24th Aug 2015 7:20 PM

MEET the Rockhampton dentist whose golden plan for people to adequately meet their medical needs and expenses could turn Australia’s private health insurance industry on its head.

Man with a golden medical plan

MEET the Rockhampton dentist whose golden plan for people to adequately meet their medical needs and expenses could turn Australia’s private health insurance industry on its head.

Published a story 24th Aug 2015 6:31 PM

THERE’S a reason why Frenchville’s Greg Chapman is leaving the maintenance on his back-yard pool for a while.

Shock horror coiled in back yard

THERE’S a reason why Frenchville’s Greg Chapman is leaving the maintenance on his back-yard pool for a while.

Published a story 21st Aug 2015 6:57 AM

SOME calculations have revealed “grossly unfair” differences between the pay cheques of Aurizon’s CEO and that of an average-paid employee of the company.

Union slams Aurizon CEO’s pay cheque this year

SOME calculations have revealed “grossly unfair” differences between the pay cheques of Aurizon’s CEO and that of an average-paid employee of the company.

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