Gladstone Fire and Rescue station was one of seven stations across Queensland that received the groundbreaking appliance.
Gladstone Fire and Rescue station was one of seven stations across Queensland that received the groundbreaking appliance.

MORNING REWIND: Top stories you may have missed

GOOD MORNING Gladstone,

Welcome to today's edition of the morning rewind, where we fill you in on the biggest stories you might have missed yesterday, October 7.

Let's get into it.

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A COUNCIL facility that discharged cyanide into the harbour in 2012 has been given the thumbs up by Gladstone Regional Council to restart at a cost of $460,000.

The Yarwun Tradewaste Facility was the first item on the agenda yesterday at Gladstone Regional Council's October general meeting.

Catch up HERE.

 

Gladstone Harbour taken by a DJI Mavic Air 2 drone.
Gladstone Harbour taken by a DJI Mavic Air 2 drone.

 

A 23-YEAR-OLD man appeared in Gladstone Magistrates Court on Tuesday charged with drug-driving.

Christopher John Lewis pleaded guilty to the offence.

Catch up HERE.

 

GLADSTONE firefighters will have an added advantage this bushfire season, with a brand new $1.8 million firetruck.

Gladstone Fire and Rescue station was one of seven stations across Queensland that received the groundbreaking appliance.

Catch up HERE.

 

Gladstone Fire and Rescue station was one of seven stations across Queensland that received the groundbreaking appliance.
Gladstone Fire and Rescue station was one of seven stations across Queensland that received the groundbreaking appliance.

 

THE Agnes Water Triathlon was entered by a record number of runners and organisers said the event was good for local businesses.

President and secretary of the Agnes Water Triathlon Garry Coleborne said there was great interest in the event.

Catch up HERE.

 

2018 Agnes Water Triathlon.
2018 Agnes Water Triathlon.

 

THE SPECTACULAR sight of $8.5 million worth of earthmoving equipment weighing 350 tonnes exiting Gladstone Harbour on a barge bound for Gove greeted locals just after noon.

The cargo on the Sea Swift owned barge the Biquele Bay was bound for the Northern Territory mining town on a seven day journey where McCosker Contracting are doing remediation early works for Rio Tinto.

Catch up HERE.



CQ man suffers ‘skull depression’ in workshop accident

Premium Content CQ man suffers ‘skull depression’ in workshop accident

He was reportedly struck by a large piece of steel

Single vehicle rollover on Cap Hwy at 1am

Premium Content Single vehicle rollover on Cap Hwy at 1am

One patient was taken to Rockhampton Hospital

DRUG BUST: Nine 1m cannabis plants in Cap Coast backyard

Premium Content DRUG BUST: Nine 1m cannabis plants in Cap Coast backyard

Police also seized 143g of cannabis leaf, two bongs and three grinders.