HAPPY SATURDAY Central Queensland,
Welcome to today’s edition of The Morning Rewind, where we fill you in on the biggest stories you may have missed yesterday, August 7.
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1. CQ Bank’s shock plan to close four CQ branches, cut jobs
The closure is effective in November and affects 26 staff.
2. ‘Gangster’ planned to burgle police station for meth stash
A want-to-be gangster planned to break into a police station to get his methamphetamine stash back.
3. Young CQ auctioneer living out his dream job
The Rockhampton man placed runner up at Thursday’s 2020 ALPA Queensland Young Auctioneers Competition.
4. 50 metre wall of flame in fiery Bruce Hwy crash
Police are appealing for witnesses to the crash at 11.15pm on the Bruce Highway.
5. Driver suffers medical episode, crashes into parked car.
Wet weather wreaked havoc across Central Queensland roads throughout the course of Friday.