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Mackay property developer sues council in mega $42m lawsuit

Premium Content Mackay property developer sues council in mega $42m lawsuit

Mackay Regional Council is accused of backflipping on promise

Christensen retirement presents ‘magnificent’ opportunity

Premium Content Christensen retirement presents ‘magnificent’ opportunity

Mackay Mayor Greg Williamson responds to George Christensen’s shock retirement.

$1.2 million in worker compo costs at Mackay council

Premium Content $1.2 million in worker compo costs at Mackay council

Recordable injuries over the past five years have racked up $1.2m in compo with...

Minister refuses to say when he will release SES report

Premium Content Minister refuses to say when he will release SES report

‘That would suggest there are things in the report that the government does not...

FIRST LOOK: RV park plans between Mackay and Whitsundays

Premium Content FIRST LOOK: RV park plans between Mackay and Whitsundays

‘We plan to offer guided farm tours, bush walks, beekeeping and propagation...

Why a Mackay housing developer is at the end of his tether

Premium Content Why a Mackay housing developer is at the end of his tether

Council should be ‘flooding the market with housing’

WANTED: Island adventurer to wipe out ant infestation

Premium Content WANTED: Island adventurer to wipe out ant infestation

‘You will need to be physically fit and prepared for fieldwork and long boat trips.

‘Justice league’ of North Qld mayors calls for fairer deal

Premium Content ‘Justice league’ of North Qld mayors calls for fairer deal

‘Regional Queensland is equally as important as southeast Queensland.’

SES review left sitting on shelf for 8 months: Mayor

Premium Content SES review left sitting on shelf for 8 months: Mayor

‘SES are critical to regional communities during a natural disaster’

Dad’s mission to save lives 30yrs after daughter’s drowning

Premium Content Dad’s mission to save lives 30yrs after daughter’s drowning

A dad is fighting for change so his child’s death won't be in vain

Lead and chlorate recorded in drinking water

Premium Content Lead and chlorate recorded in drinking water

Mackay Regional Council working with Queensland Health to address the water...

$2523 to curb wheelie bin kerb dawdlers

$2523 to curb wheelie bin kerb dawdlers

New local law could see dawdlers fined for not bringing in bin

Man refuses to pay tip charge - drives around with rubbish

Man refuses to pay tip charge - drives around with rubbish

Three-quarters of all dump vouches end up in the bin