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Thu 17 Jun 2021

Health crisis: Fears Clermont will lose midwifery services

Premium Content Health crisis: Fears Clermont will lose midwifery services

Community members fear the town will lose more essential services through the new proposed model.

Popular theatre restaurant celebrates 40 years of business

Premium Content Popular theatre restaurant celebrates 40 years of business

Next month, Footlights Theatre Restaurant will be celebrating 40 years of business with a special show.

What Gen Z should study to secure $181k a year salary

Premium Content What Gen Z should study to secure $181k a year salary

The resources industry is facing a chronic skills shortage – despite one job offering an average yearly income of $181,720.

Academy records 83% female new mining graduates

Premium Content Academy records 83% female new mining graduates

This is the first group of students to graduate through the academy since it was started 12 months ago, with campuses in Mackay and WA.

Wed 16 Jun 2021

How new vehicle fleet saves council $50k per month

Premium Content How new vehicle fleet saves council $50k per month

“It’s a game-changer”: The investment will allow workers to spend less time on the road and roadworks can be carried out quicker.

How to ensure a smooth transition to our new site

How to ensure a smooth transition to our new site

In coming days, we will be moving across to a new home for local news and we want the transition to be as smooth as it possibly can be for our valued readers.

Urgent meeting as construction ‘surge’ forecast in CQ

Premium Content Urgent meeting as construction ‘surge’ forecast in CQ

The Central Queensland construction workforce is about 10,000-strong, and more than 600 apprentices are training.

Tue 15 Jun 2021

Drug addict’s brazen burglary while victims washed car

Premium Content Drug addict’s brazen burglary while victims washed car

Magistrate Jason Schubert said while Conway’s six page criminal record was terrible, it did show a de-escalation in offending.

‘Smoke screen’: Union slams response to explosion findings

Premium Content ‘Smoke screen’: Union slams response to explosion findings

Anglo American says it has invested $60 million in safety initiatives across its underground mines in response to the Grosvenor disaster.

Mon 14 Jun 2021

Industry experts showcase companies embracing innovation

Premium Content Industry experts showcase companies embracing innovation

Industry experts and regional business leaders discussed how to manage challenges associated with scaling up manufacturing innovation at a seminar near Emerald.

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