Woman took cannabis seeds ‘to protect another person’

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Lucille Patricia Staite didn’t want her brother to be punished.

Person hospitalised after Boyne workplace incident

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Paramedics were called to Boyne Smelters Limited.

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Nearly 800 in CQ left waiting for aged care at home

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Close to 600 were deemed to need the two highest levels of care offered.

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Worst in Queensland: CQ’s shocking 2021 road toll

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In just 67 days so far in 2021, 50 people have been killed in fatal crashes on Queensland roads.

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FULL LIST: Gladstone Magistrates Court appearances today

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New $1m cash splash to pay visitors to see the Reef

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Just a day after offering $200 to visitors of the Great Barrier Reef, the State government has unveiled a $1 million bid to get even more Queenslanders there.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Capras v Falcons at Marley Brown Oval

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The Central Queensland Capras took on the Sunshine Coast Falcons in front of a good...

Woman hits head after fall from horse

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The woman in her 50s was transported to hospital for spinal injury precautions.

Two CQ clubs recognised at Good Sport awards

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Biloela Netball Association and Emerald Brothers Cricket Club were both recognised.

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    A second tranche of hearings exploring the Grosvenor Mine blast starts Tuesday in...

    CQ steer study: How diet change beefed up cattle by 59kg

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    “There is usually never an issue in growing a large body of pasture, however, feed...

    NOW HIRING: 130+ jobs on offer in bank recruitment drive

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      Meghan and Harry share new family photo amid royal fallout

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      Zac Efron to trek across Australia

      Zac Efron to trek across Australia

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      Prince Charles ‘in a state of despair’

      Prince Charles ‘in a state of despair’

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      Serena’s statement after Meghan interview

      Serena’s statement after Meghan interview

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      Sign Aussie house prices could plummet

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      The consensus has been that property prices will continue to rise – but a worrying...

      The million dollar properties selling after years on market

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      BOOM: The five biggest sales in the Gympie region last month were worth more than...

      Coast suburb breaks into $2 million territory

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      Average house prices rise above $2 million in Coast suburb

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      How you can apply for one of 70 jobs going in CQ

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      Applications close for the traineeships, which require no prior experience, on...

      1.5 million Aussies set to lose their jobs

      1.5 million Aussies set to lose their jobs

      Automation to gut 1.5 million jobs from Australia

      The initiative landing Queensland kids work

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      Townsville kids are getting work through the Link and Launch initiative

      This beach lover’s dream role is up for grabs

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      Beach gig one of outdoor jobs to apply for in tourist region

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      Fast looks but this SUV fails to live up to the exterior hype

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      Hyundai’s sporty new small car

      Hyundai’s sporty new small car

      The South Korean brand is developing quite a reputation

      Designer bags, fast cars: Grounded richlisters spend big

      Designer bags, fast cars: Grounded richlisters spend big

      This is how the super-rich 1 per cent in Queensland have survived

      Head-turning luxury car hits the road

      Head-turning luxury car hits the road

      Lexus IS 350 F Sport review: Sporty charm in a compact package

      New electric SUV’s truly bizarre feature

      New electric SUV’s truly bizarre feature

      New Hummer EV can ‘crabwalk’

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