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The mining giant has revealed a key contract awarded to a CQ company.

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Council’s wild dog warning for Rocky residents

Council’s wild dog warning for Rocky residents

Reports of the animal stalking people have residents on high alert.


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Proposed saleyards expansion a cause of dispute

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Central Highlands Regional Council is seeking to expand the saleyards to hold a maximum of 2400 cattle for up to 10 days for tick treatment.

Youfoodz expands delivery service to parts of CQ

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Youfoodz has announced an expansion of its regional delivery service, with CQ towns new to the list

Woman in hospital after being ‘struck’ by a horse

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A woman has been ‘struck’ by a horse on a private property in the Central Highlands.


Premier owes Blackwater an apology

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COLUMN: End of Bully in print is bitter blow to local voices

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Mackay residents should consult with their GPs

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