Toxic drums killed marine life near Yeppoon

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The extent of contamination and environmental damage has been revealed.

COURT: See who is facing court in Rockhampton today

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See the full list of people appearing in the Magistrates Court today

’Stellar’ year for prestige property sales in CQ

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Miner hits four-in-a-row rehab target

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One Central Queensland coal mine has rehabilitated over 350 football fields of land.

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MORNING REWIND: The top five stories you can’t miss

Ag Schools closing down to new mayoral candidates. Catch up on the day that was.

One thousand candles to spark hope this Christmas

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Lighting a candle at Carols by Candlelight could change a child’s life, thanks to the support of a generous local business owner.


New operating hours for CQ waste facility

New operating hours for CQ waste facility

Dingo transfer station will make changes to opening hours.

Drink-driver who caused fatal crash risks more jail time

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This 31 year old could be sent back to prison over one “foolish” decision.

Rural brigades set to help shape new bushfire risk management plans

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Lessons learned from last month’s Cobraball bushfires will help shape strategies to manage future disasters.

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    Future-proofing: Farmers innovate as drought persists

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    Former Aussie diplomat Alexander Downer has been revealed as the “tipping point” that started the infamous FBI investigation into Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign

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    Data guru at centre of child sex claims tracked to Belgium

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      SENTENCE: Funeral paid for with mate’s drug money

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      Five locals in action at national under-18 softball championships at Blacktown.

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        Big development plans for sleepy Baralaba

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        Rocky firm lands major gong at international creative awards

        $68.5m Convention Centre set to supercharge Cap Coast

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          The Star Wars blame game has started

          The Star Wars blame game has started

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          Heartbreaking video of rapper’s final hours

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          Dazzling Wonder Woman trailer drops

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          Mega-fan buys Neighbours dream home

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          STRIKE IT RICH: Entire gold rush town up for grabs

          STRIKE IT RICH: Entire gold rush town up for grabs

          Town for sale has a jail, blacksmith and creek for panning gold.

          China’s shoe king takes $4 million property hit

          China’s shoe king takes $4 million property hit

          Pilot Energy chairman loses $4m on mansion sale.

          PHOTOS: The home that is expected to smash Lismore records

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          Employees needed at Australia’s third largest council

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          More workers are needed at a council with a high staff turnover.

          Mass redundancies as network axes 90 radio jobs

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          Southern Cross Austereo axes 90 jobs across its radio network.

          Labor leader takes aim at jobs catchphrase

          Labor leader takes aim at jobs catchphrase

          Albanese: Australia has a problem with inter-generational poverty

          More stability for migrants in CQ

          More stability for migrants in CQ

          New skilled visas to encourage migration to Flynn

          The highest paid tradies revealed

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          The family takes Mitsubishi’s Triton GLX+ on a road trip.

          Best in state bike stars at East St show

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          Finally there’s a hybrid car Australians will want to own

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