Offender hid behind elderly people to avoid arrest on train

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Man yelled “f--- you. You dogs. Leave me the f--- alone.”

Water trucking trial to begin for Mount Morgan

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A new dam or water pipeline are options being considered as long term solutions to...

DV victim so ‘worn down’ by abuse, she ran into traffic

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Cop allegedly seriously bashed while on duty

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The well-known officer is under specialist care for a potentially serious medical issue.

Where mobile phone services could be disrupted in CQ

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Upgrades to the mobile phone network could impact thousands of customers in the region.

Owners ‘gobsmacked’ as CQ park wins big at tourism awards

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“We thought maybe we would have won the bronze award but yeah we’re completely gobsmacked.”

Coach: What will help Grammar win prized rugby title

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Who plays when, at Regional Rugby Championships in Rockhampton.

Global mining giant chairman steps down from board

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The announcement follows the former CEO stepping down and the axing of senior executives.

Here’s how you can help clean up CQ this weekend

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A shocking 4687 cigarette butts and filters were littered in CBD drains across CQ in January.

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All eyes on star Rocky galloper in ‘crucial’ Sydney race

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Talented racehorse to contest $50,000 handicap on Wednesday.

Thoroughbred stallion churning out winners galore

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Grandview Stud’s proprietor Michael Grieve says Whittington is ‘going great...

Brahmans players press claims for CQ selection

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Rugby rep teams turn it on at championships in Rockhampton.

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    Council By-Election

      Early voting begins for Division 3 councillor by-election

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      The election will take place on Saturday, March 13.

      Christian Shepherd on his run for Division 3 councillor

      Premium Content Christian Shepherd on his run for Division 3 councillor

      Mr Shepherd is focused on the cost of living and quality of life.

      Candidates named: Ballot drawn for division 3 by-election

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      Present at the Rockhampton Showgrounds for the draw were three of the five...

      Social justice advocate announces by-election candidacy

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      Deanna Beatson is the latest to enter the div 3 by-election fray

      Who’s running in the Rocky councillor by-election so far

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      The vacant division takes in Berserker, Koongal, and Lakes Creek.

      Rockhampton to head back to the polls in March

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      Councillor candidate nominations open today

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        Four CQ waste companies shut down and fined $32K

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        The Department of Environment and Science issued more than $100k in fines to waste...

        Christensen not backing down on ‘draconian’ IR Bill fight

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        Labor has warned many Mackay workers would be worse off under the bill currently...

        When popular takeaway will open in Rocky’s CBD

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        Owners had to find a new location when the Kern Arcade closed.

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          Grieving Kerr reveals second family heartache

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          Miranda Kerr shares emotional tribute to her grandmother on Instagram

          The stars Michael Gudinski made famous

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          The stars, singers and musicians Mushroom Music made famous

          ‘Sick’: MAFS’ cruel ‘hot or not’ ranking

          ‘Sick’: MAFS’ cruel ‘hot or not’ ranking

          What a terrific way to build healthy morale in a group!

          ‘Revolting’: Documentary shocks Aussies

          ‘Revolting’: Documentary shocks Aussies

          One element elicited a different kind of emotion.

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          Homelessness guaranteed when rents go up $95 a wk in Mackay

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          When rental vacancies tighten, the battlers of our region are the ones at risk...

          Own a piece of paradise on this CQ island

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          A 4.8 hectare lot on the Gladstone Harbour island has hit the property market – but...

          First home buyers accessing super to rise CQ property prices

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          Federal MPs are pushing to allow first home buyers to access $40k from...

          Report: CQ property markets set for stability, growth

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          Rockhampton, Gladstone and Emerald markets are said to be on the rise in 2021.

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          How you can apply for one of 70 jobs going in CQ

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          Applications close for the traineeships, which require no prior experience, on...

          1.5 million Aussies set to lose their jobs

          1.5 million Aussies set to lose their jobs

          Automation to gut 1.5 million jobs from Australia

          The initiative landing Queensland kids work

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          Townsville kids are getting work through the Link and Launch initiative

          This beach lover’s dream role is up for grabs

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          Beach gig one of outdoor jobs to apply for in tourist region

          How uni grads can gain an edge

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          Employers reveal how uni grads can gain an edge

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          INQUEST: Probe into fatal bus crash begins today

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          Proserpine teen Casey Brown died when the bus he was riding crashed

          ‘Overkill’: Father breaks driver’s nose over water spray

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          The Mackay man was overcome with rage after water was inadvertently splashed...

          Australia’s cheapest electric car

          Australia’s cheapest electric car

          Here are five things you need to know about the MG ZS EV

          Mitsubishi’s new value-packed SUV

          Mitsubishi’s new value-packed SUV

          Mitsubishi might not have the flashiest or tech-laden range of cars, but the...

          ‘Praying for a break’: Grandad awaits news of stolen Lotus

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          Coast grandad is still “praying” his sports car will be found

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