Letters: Boost for sugar industry confidence levels

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Letters to the Editor and Harry Bruce’s cartoon.

Rocky retail business booms at Beef 2021 stall

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Business owner orders biggest stock ever with four pallets of jeans – and it pays...

Artist to share her story of lockdown in foreign country

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The Yeppoon artist was in Finland for a four-week trip, before being locked down...


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Body found on Mackay’s Harbour Beach

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The discovery of a body on a Mackay beach has been met with tears as police investigate.

Exposed: Actual reason for Qld’s slow vaccine rollout

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The Queensland government is ordering thousands fewer COVID-19 vaccine doses than it was, while blaming short supply of jabs for its mass-vaccination hub delay.

Family tragedy triggers Mackay, Rockhampton crime spree

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The court heard a man stole cars, assaulted police and damaged police property after his cousin’s death sent him spiralling.

IOC: Brisbane 2032 bid has ‘strong momentum’

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The International Olympic Committee has responded to a hard sell on the state’s natural wonders and our COVID Care Army as the 2032 bid ramps up.

Why crisis-hit church called in receivers

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The long-running financial crisis engulfing one of the state’s biggest churches has deepened dramatically in a move certain to shock members and others.

STEM workshop to attract students to resource sector

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Regional workshop held to encourage a talented pipeline of local employees into STEM-related careers, with a focus on female and Indigenous participation.

Sport

What caused the fiasco at Callaghan Park?

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An in-depth report into what went wrong at the big annual Rocky Amateurs race...

War of words erupts after Rocky races called off

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A Rockhampton trainer and a visiting jockey exchanged heated words after Saturday’s...

Brad has a blast: ‘That was living a lifelong dream’

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CQ beef industry identity leads team into battle against Classic Wallabies.

Beef Australia 2021

    Unique ‘ballsy’ gender reveal held at Beef 2021

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    The crowd turned around the see what sex the animal was, which would reveal the...

    Beef 2021 sets new attendance record

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    A new attendance record was set with 115,866 people through the gates of this...

    Celebrity chef cooks finest Aussie steak at Beef

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    Here’s how a celebrity chef makes a simple and light dish of the most prestigious...

    CQU, AgForce looking for new research partners for Belmont

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    Changes to the agriculture industry have led a Central Queensland partnership to...

    PHOTOS: Wallabies at Beef Australia Sportsman Lunch

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    Celebrity chef kitchen a huge hit at Beef 2021

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    The pop-up venue located in the centre ring has served more than 1000 meals with...

    Council By-Election

      By-election latest counts shows likely brother-sister win

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      Leading contender said he was feeling good and positive: ‘It’s not over until it’s...

      Slow turnout for election day Division 3 by-election

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      There were concerns not all residents required to vote in the division had voted as...

      Election day: 5000 Division 3 residents to vote Saturday

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      Voting will be open from 8am to 7pm with five candidates to choose from.

      Candidate outlines top 10 issues raised by residents

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      ‘I will do everything possible to put those concerns to the council table.’

      More than 1000 vote early for next Division 3 councillor

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      Electoral Commission of Queensland Commissioner Pat Vidgen said early voting was...

      Candidate rallies for skate park, footy facility expansions

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      “It’s been over 15 years since the skate park was initially constructed and it’s...

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      Local Business News

        Budget snub: Thousands to go broke

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        Fears a quarter of 40,000 businesses will go broke during COVID

        New $7.8m unit development planned for Rocky

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        Each unit would have its own private pool and secure gated living with...

        Pharmacy celebrates successful year despite opening in COVID

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        The Rockhampton-based pharmacy opened its doors last year during the height of the...

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          Entertainment

          Australian rock musician brings new tour to Rocky

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          Pre-sale tickets are available next week.

          Rihanna slammed for Israel-Palestine post

          Rihanna slammed for Israel-Palestine post

          Rihanna cops backlash for posting about violence in the Middle East

          Hughesy cops backlash over on-air jab

          Hughesy cops backlash over on-air jab

          David Hughes cops backlash after getting COVID vaccine live on air

          We haven’t seen Angelina like this in years

          We haven’t seen Angelina like this in years

          Those Who Wish Me Dead: Angelina Jolie returns in taut drama

          Real Estate

          Long Island sells for $20m, Daydream for sale next

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          Long Island sol and Daydream looks for buyer

          Mackay property developer sues council in mega $42m lawsuit

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          Mackay Regional Council is accused of backflipping on promise

          Byron Bay bound Catalano lists $15m St Kilda mansion

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          Anthony Catalano lists home for $15.5m following move to Byron Bay

          Rocky approaching ‘top tier’ of real estate price growth

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          The market is performing “in a way that we’ve not seen in a really long time”. See...

          Jobs

          When the job doesn’t match the description

          When the job doesn’t match the description

          What happens when a new role is nothing like the job ad

          The question Treasurer won’t answer on Qantas coup

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          Qantas receives QLD incentives to keep engineering jobs north

          ‘Decades of jobs’ for CQ from resources development plan

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          A bold new resources sector development plan aimed at harnessing the $82.6 billion...

          7000 jobs up for grabs in Northern Territory

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          Tourism and hospitality operators are begging for workers

          10 jobs with the biggest spike in vacancies

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          More than 38,000 workers needed for 10 occupations

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          Motoring

          Mitsubishi reveals plans for tough ute

          Mitsubishi reveals plans for tough ute

          Mitsubishi to bring back Ralliart brand with new tough Triton

          Australia’s newest police car revealed

          Australia’s newest police car revealed

          Victoria Police add Ford Rangers to its fleet

          Road resurfacing works rescheduled for CQ highway

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          Lane closures and speed restrictions will be in place.

          Mum does burnout in front of police

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          A mother of two infants did a burnout in front of police because she had been “in a...

          Name and shame: Old Bruce Hwy driver had BAC .220

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          Drink and drug-drivers convicted recently in Rockhampton Magistrates Court.

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