July 2018

Published a story 21st Jul 2018 11:46 AM

When Mogens Nielsen's mother died after a long, painful battle with dementia, he made her a promise he would fight for the right to die with dignity

Locals want a choice when it comes to Dying with Dignity

When Mogens Nielsen's mother died after a long, painful battle with dementia, he made her a promise he would fight for the right to die with dignity

Published a story 20th Jul 2018 7:01 PM

When Sonya Chapman was diagnosed with breast cancer, she would pack her caravan and travel to Bundaberg where she would camp between radiation treatments

Cancer care now close to home

When Sonya Chapman was diagnosed with breast cancer, she would pack her caravan and travel to Bundaberg where she would camp between radiation treatments

Published a story 20th Jul 2018 5:01 PM

Ergon Energy will have a planned outage to carry out urgent repairs to equipment in the Howard substation

Thousands to be affected by planned power cut

Ergon Energy will have a planned outage to carry out urgent repairs to equipment in the Howard substation

Published a story 20th Jul 2018 4:55 PM

If you have ever fancied a dance with a celebrity, this year's Ability Ball is the place to be

TV stars head to Bay for Ability Ball

If you have ever fancied a dance with a celebrity, this year's Ability Ball is the place to be

Published a story 19th Jul 2018 7:06 PM

Mobile phones, speed, alcohol and drugs - they're some of the most common reasons for crashes yet motorists continue to ignore warnings

Motorists fail to heed warnings despite tragedies

Mobile phones, speed, alcohol and drugs - they're some of the most common reasons for crashes yet motorists continue to ignore warnings

Published a story 19th Jul 2018 7:03 PM

He was a larrikin, family man and a leader of the scallop industry but on July 5, Ross Bradford died suddenly aged 62

Vale Scallop King: Community farewells Ross Bradford

He was a larrikin, family man and a leader of the scallop industry but on July 5, Ross Bradford died suddenly aged 62

Published a story 19th Jul 2018 9:08 AM

Acting station officer Dave Crisp said it was a timely reminder to never leave candles or any small flames unattended

Candle causes fire in home

Acting station officer Dave Crisp said it was a timely reminder to never leave candles or any small flames unattended

Published a story 19th Jul 2018 8:16 AM

A man caught walking down a Maryborough street naked will face court next month

Naked man arrested walking down street

A man caught walking down a Maryborough street naked will face court next month

Published a story 18th Jul 2018 5:55 PM

An investigation is under way to determine the cause of seven fires which broke out in Mungar and surrounding areas on Tuesday night

Fires ignite suspicion after several break out

An investigation is under way to determine the cause of seven fires which broke out in Mungar and surrounding areas on Tuesday night

Published a story 18th Jul 2018 5:43 PM

He arrived in Hervey Bay to visit friends but he got more than he bargained for when he left $2.45million richer

Man visits Bay, leaves a millionaire

He arrived in Hervey Bay to visit friends but he got more than he bargained for when he left $2.45million richer

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