Dear Deputy PM, show us the Rookwood money: QLD Government

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce in Rockhampton last year to talk about infrastructure spending and the proposed Rookwood Weir.

Letter to the federal government was given exclusively to the Bully.

Families devastated as trawler found

Capsized trawler survivor Ruben McDornan talking with his mum Mardi as news breaks that the trawler has been found. Picture: Liam Kidston.

Police divers will seek to enter the sunken ­vessel Dianne






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Inquest to reveal what caused fatal CQ chopper crash

Inquest into deaths of two men involved in chopper crash to begin in Mackay

What really happened with the $260 million for Rookwood weir

WATER WOES: Capricornia MP Michelle Landry and Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce are pushing for Rookwood Weir to go ahead.

Mystery of the doubled funding offer for this project solved.

POLL: Calls to 'fix the Bruce' after string of crashes

Police are on scene at a crash on the Bruce hwy.

Demands for immediate improvements to the Bruce Hwy

New service to help over 100 of Rockhampton's most vulnerable families

EARLY INTERVENTION: Minister for Child Safety Shannon Fentiman in Rockhampton with Dr Katrina Lines from Act for Kids (inset) to announce funding for a program to help struggling families in the area.

Support service to help families stay safely together

LNP, Labor and Greens contenders jostle in Rocky's 'Game of Thrones'

GAME OF THRONES: The battle for control of the seat of Rockhampton rages on.

The seat of Rockhampton is there for the taking.

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Brand new musical links world war CQ battles

This is the first time the musical, which is part of the Centenary of Anzac Celebrations, has been performed for the public.

A whole new world for Hiba in Aladdin

DREAM COME TRUE: Hiba Elchikhe plays Princess Jasmine in Disney's Aladdin The Musical.

Award-winning Disney musical Aladdin set to premiere at QPAC

Renowned comedian headlines Coast's first comedy fest

Sammy J is bring his new show Hero Complex to the inaugural Sunshine Coast Comedy Festival.

Sammy J's hit new show revolves around a 'bizarre' childhood tale

How this boy went from a healthy baby to quadriplegic

TEAM COOPER: Shanowah Wyatt with her son Cooper Milner.

Mother's hope for young son Cooper, determined to defy the odds.

Mining job advertisements' high growth

Alongside Dalrymple Bay and Hay Point terminals, the completion of Dudgeon Point Coal terminal will bring more coal and jobs to the region. 

Photo Lee Constable / Daily Mercury

Ninth consecutive month SEEK has recorded growth in this market.

Councils seek more control over Airbnb

Airbnb apartment at Shingley Beach.

Councillors felt strongly about this issue - voting 166 to 23.

A disgrace: Calls for double lane hwy from Gympie to Cairns

There's been a number of serious accidents on the Bruce Hwy this year, including many deaths, thankfully this one, near Raglan, was not one of them.

LNP politician grilled on state of the Bruce Hwy

New federal energy policy puts CQ coal-fired power on the radar

IN THE MIX: Capricornia MP Michelle Landry with Muthuraj Guruswamy (left) and Jennifer Purdie from Adani Australia Renewables has confirmed renewables will have a role to play in the Australia's future energy mix.

Various politicians offer their perspectives on the new plan.

Landry says PM offered to double the money for Rookwood

ROOKWOOD READY: Deputy PM Barnaby Joyce (left), MP Ken O'Dowd, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Michelle Landry MP at the Rookwood Weir announcement.

New story emerges about an offer for $260 million to get started.

Rumours British billionaire industrialist toured Boyne Smelter

Aerials of Boyne Smelter Limited (BSL) from early 2013. Photo Contributed

Speculation for a buyer for Rio Tinto's aluminium assets.

Coroner verdict on Police shootings

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Police need to treat mental illness as “core business”.

Adani protest

Crowd protesting in Brisbane.

A crowd has gathered outside Adani headquarters in Brisbane.

The Bachelorette Ep.10 recap

Sophie Monk is Australia's 2017 Bachelorette. Supplied by Channel 10.

It's time for Sophie to meet the families.

COMING SOON: Lock and start your car from your phone

Holden will soon launch an app which will enable you to control various functions in your car.

How to lose weight in 20 mins a day

It is possible to lose weight in 20 minutes a day. But you’ll probably need to back away from biscuit tin too. Picture: Geri Farr

It is possible to lose weight with just 20 minutes of exercise a day

Same sex marriage legal by Christmas if yes succeeds

PM Malcolm Turnbull did a Facebook Live with news.com.au. Picture Kym Smith

Turnbull says the issue will be decided by Christmas

OPINION: A fine line in allowing euthanasia

A "proud” Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews says terminally ill Victorians are closer to getting the dignity they deserve.

Guidelines around euthanasia need to be exceptionally tight

Don't take the risk: If it's flooded, forget it

Motorist risks floodwaters at North Arm-Yandina Creek, east of Targoo Road, this week.

Think your car can handle floodwaters? Think again.

Big problem with our big car obsession

More people are surviving crashes if they’re riding large cars, but the same isn’t the case for smaller cars they hit. Picture: Sam Rosewarne

The old days of a two-door low-level ute are over

Karl ‘held hostage’ at Today

LESS than a week after his co-host jumped ship to Network Ten, Karl is reportedly getting itchy feet — but not if Nine has anything to say about it.

Barry Du Bois' heartbreaking cancer revelation

TV personality Barry Du Bois made an emotional announcement on last night’s The Living Room, revealing his new cancer diagnosis. Picture Chris Pavlich

Barry Du Bois spoke about what was in store for him

Luke McGregor on tackling his fears in Rosehaven

Celia Pacquola and Luke McGregor in a scene from season two of Rosehaven.

Comedian's on-screen character has to go home to make it.

It's a Thor thing: Why Ragnarok is something to marvel at

FRIENDS FROM WORK: Avengers Thor and The Hulk face off in Thor: Ragnarok.

It was time to put new life into the character, star says.

Mackay real estate agent urges banks to move

Who's leading who when it comes to the housing market?

Willy-nilly lending burst a bubble, but agent urges banks to change

Church says no immediate plans to develop Alex Head site

Plans show the layout for 338 new units to be built by the Uniting Church at Alexandra Headland.

Church gives portion of land to the council for environmental park

Open for inspection homes October 19 - 25

Check out this weekend's homes open for inspection.

HIGH-RISES: Green light for 20-storey buildings in Hervey Bay

SKYSCRAPER PLANS: A concept design of the proposed skyscraper development in Urangan, which was approved by the Fraser Coast Regional Council at yesterday's meeting.

Councillors voted 8-3 to give the project preliminary approval.

Unemployed woman explains why Adani matters to her

ADANI EXCITEMENT: Rockhampton local Jo Boyd says Adani FIFO jobs are great news for the region.

Jo Boyd says she wants a better life and work delivers this

Adani mine beckons ‘old fella’

Rickey Didmon, aged 55, wants a job but has been told he is both underqualified and overqualified. Picture: Evan Morgan

The 55-year-old has more than enough qualifications

What school leavers must do to land a job

School leavers who want a job next year must start preparing now.

School is ending - here is how to become workforce ready

Which state has the highest salary?

Mining, resources and energy workers are some of the best paid in Australia

Which state has the highest salary?

Mayor explains what's skewing Rocky job loss numbers

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An analysis has shown 8700 jobs were lost in the Fitzroy region

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2018 Kia Sorento launches with true technical colours

2018 Kia Sorento GT Diesel.

The 2018 Kia Sorento has been launched.

Volvo's new Polestar offshoot blazing electric trail

Polestar, a new stand-alone premium electric-vehicle company owned by Volvo

Volvo's new premium brand Polestar is gunning for Tesla.

Return of Honda Type R shows poise and punch

The Honda Civic Type R has returned.

The prized Honda Type R has made a triumphant return.

Last Australian car to be built today

The 2017 Holden Commodore on the production line in Elizabeth. Photo: Joshua Dowling.

Ford, Toyota and Holden shut their factories today

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