August 2020

Published a story 8th Aug 2020 3:47 PM

Federal Education Minister Dan Tehan has commissioned a free speech code of conduct for universities and is being backed by MP Phillip Thompson.

SPEAK UP: Government backs free speech at universities

Federal Education Minister Dan Tehan has commissioned a free speech code of conduct for universities and is being backed by MP Phillip Thompson.

Published a story 8th Aug 2020 3:17 PM

More children are in care in North Queensland compared with the previous year, new figures have revealed.

PLEA FOR HELP: 15,000 calls made to Child Safety

More children are in care in North Queensland compared with the previous year, new figures have revealed.

Published a story 7th Aug 2020 10:23 AM

North Queensland First will push to funnel all mining royalties from the Galilee Basin into a Northern Development Fund.

Party promises mining royalties for projects

North Queensland First will push to funnel all mining royalties from the Galilee Basin into a Northern Development Fund.

Published a story 6th Aug 2020 3:38 PM

A colourful description of a looming superfight has inadvertently caused a stir and 'mass confusion' for an unwary skateboard competition.

Mayor’s throwaway line sparks rumble of controversy

A colourful description of a looming superfight has inadvertently caused a stir and 'mass confusion' for an unwary skateboard competition.

Published a story 5th Aug 2020 7:23 AM

Kristine Ham spends many of her nights reassuring her young children the ‘baddies’ that broke into their home and threatened their dad with a ‘gun’ are in jail.

Her children just want to know they are safe in home

Kristine Ham spends many of her nights reassuring her young children the ‘baddies’ that broke into their home and threatened their dad with a ‘gun’ are in jail.

Published a story 1st Aug 2020 1:30 PM

A “truly spectacular” tourism drawcard will open off the coast of Townsville this weekend.

BREATHTAKING: Underwater museum is truly something else

A “truly spectacular” tourism drawcard will open off the coast of Townsville this weekend.

July 2020

Published a story 31st Jul 2020 12:28 PM

Palmer has unveiled the man he will spruik for the seat of in the upcoming state election. He already has represented Qld, but in a different ball game.

Palmer spruiks footy star ahead of election race

Palmer has unveiled the man he will spruik for the seat of in the upcoming state election. He already has represented Qld, but in a different ball game.

Published a story 30th Jul 2020 3:26 PM

The push to make Townsville the prime spot for Australian Defence Force investment will be a three-pronged attack with Federal and State MPs jumping on board.

UNITED FRONT: Governments on board defence push

The push to make Townsville the prime spot for Australian Defence Force investment will be a three-pronged attack with Federal and State MPs jumping on board.

Published a story 30th Jul 2020 3:18 PM

Three North Queensland politicians will support a proposed Federal inquiry into foreign influence at universities amid growing concerns over China’s sway in

ALL IN: Bipartisan push for China probe

Three North Queensland politicians will support a proposed Federal inquiry into foreign influence at universities amid growing concerns over China’s sway in

Published a story 30th Jul 2020 3:09 PM

Controversial businessman Clive Palmer has called for arms in the upcoming State Election, but the party has failed to advertise for two key North Queensland seats.

Electorate snubs only adds to Palmer mystery

Controversial businessman Clive Palmer has called for arms in the upcoming State Election, but the party has failed to advertise for two key North Queensland seats.

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