Where thieves have targeted this month

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Recent incidents prompt police warning to beware of opportunistic people taking...

Water expert's passion paves way for PhD success

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Scientist has dedicated years to studying the region's water ways and hopes to...


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Business owner puts foot down on drunken behaviour at park

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A man has been banned from a Biloela business after passing out drunk in the pool

Race to recover missing yachtsman as weather closes in

premium_icon Race to recover missing yachtsman as weather closes in

Hervey Bay Water Police are leading the large-scale search for a man missing off a yacht on a remote reef

The coolest place in Gladstone

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This ice skating rink is a must visit for anyone looking to cool down, but get in quick, it’s not here for long.


Biloela Tamil family to stay on Christmas Island until Feb

premium_icon Biloela Tamil family to stay on Christmas Island until Feb

An asylum-seeker family that had settled in central Queensland will remain in detention on Christmas Island will remain there until at least February ahead of a...

Crew member flown to hospital from cruise liner

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A RESCUE helicopter has evacuated the crew member of a cruise ship near near Lady Musgrave Island.

200+ PHOTOS: Missed the formal liftout? See all photos here

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HUNDREDS of high school students celebrated the end of an era this month with several school formals held across the Gladstone region.

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    What’s on Albo’s agenda during Gladstone visit

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    During a regional tour Anthony Albanese will attempt to reconcile with voters who felt Labor's message went against its traditional values.

    Police to investigate 'intentional' car fire

    premium_icon Police to investigate 'intentional' car fire

    UPDATE: Gladstone Police are calling for anyone in the area at the time to come forward with information

    ’These kids have goals now’: Mum's free gym class for teens

    premium_icon ’These kids have goals now’: Mum's free gym class for teens

    A GLADSTONE mother has opened her home to the region's troubled youth to keep them off the streets and promote healthy habits.

    Third bin? All options explored in waste strategy

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    It’s no trash talk - a third kerbside bin for food and garden organics is among the options being explored by council to try to reduce the region’s waste.

    Snake takes refuge on woman's aircon

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    A slithery visitor has dropped in on one unsuspecting resident in an attempt to keep cool

    Popular Mexican takeaway looking at Gladstone

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    One of Australia’s biggest Mexican takeaway stores is looking to Gladstone for their next franchise.

    Man taken to hospital after motorbike crash

    premium_icon Man taken to hospital after motorbike crash

    PARAMEDICS have taken the man involved in the motorbike crash this afternoon to Gladstone Hospital.

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      Premier ‘closes door’ on festival pill testing

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      NSW festivals: Drug amnesty bins introduced, Premier announces

      Report reignites pill testing debate

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      ANU study endorses pill-testing as “clearly viable”

      Peppa Pig drug bust nets 9kg of MDMA

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      Arrests have been made after drugs found in Peppa Pig bag

      Challenges doctors face when treating drug patients

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      A TOOWOOMBA doctor has spoken of the challenges medical professionals face when...

      Drug takers told to ‘pull their head in’

      Drug takers told to ‘pull their head in’

      ‘Let this be a harsh lesson’: Mum’s statement after losing son

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      Swimmers aim for PBs at state champs

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      Six Gladstone Gladiators are competing in Brisbane this week for the final major...

      Frenchville prove too strong for The Glen

      premium_icon Frenchville prove too strong for The Glen

      The Glen started off strong but some quick wickets “stunted” their progress, giving...

      QLD proves victorious against NSW

      premium_icon QLD proves victorious against NSW

      The QLD U18 Men’s side battled hard to come away with the Nox Bailey Shield

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        Holiday house moved from Brisbane to Agnes

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        Find out what convinced the owners to move this cottage more than 400km to start a...

        Fraud investigation into major mining company

        premium_icon Fraud investigation into major mining company

        Fraud investigation hits Australian mining giant.

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          Most anticipated TV shows of 2020

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          Here’s what we’ll be watching in 2020.

          ‘Needs to change’: Star on ‘shocking’ snubs

          ‘Needs to change’: Star on ‘shocking’ snubs

          Little Women’s Florence Pugh on the Golden Globes’ women snub.

          Dave Hughes: ‘My daughter threatened to kill me’

          Dave Hughes: ‘My daughter threatened to kill me’

          Dave Hughes on his favorite television moment.

          Robbie Williams steals Christmas with new No.1 album

          premium_icon Robbie Williams steals Christmas with new No.1 album

          Singer says he’s not out to beat Michael Buble with holiday tunes.

          Real Estate

          Mackay Marina Hotel rebrands under global chain

          premium_icon Mackay Marina Hotel rebrands under global chain

          The property sold to a Sydney company for $10 million earlier this year

          $500 million ‘gimmick’ we all fell for

          $500 million ‘gimmick’ we all fell for

          Scott Morrison’s First Home Loan Deposit Scheme will launch on Jan 1

          Locals benefit from the oldest trick in the economic book

          premium_icon Locals benefit from the oldest trick in the economic book

          CBD towers fill with locals thanks to an old economic trick

          Instagram comedian buys flash penthouse for $1.175k

          Instagram comedian buys flash penthouse for $1.175k

          Instagram comedy star Celeste Barber buys in Tweed Heads.

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          Space race to bring Queensland jobs boom

          premium_icon Space race to bring Queensland jobs boom

          Gilmour Space Technologies announces partnership with Australian Space Agency

          Employees needed at Australia’s third largest council

          premium_icon Employees needed at Australia’s third largest council

          More workers are needed at a council with a high staff turnover.

          Mass redundancies as network axes 90 radio jobs

          premium_icon Mass redundancies as network axes 90 radio jobs

          Southern Cross Austereo axes 90 jobs across its radio network.

          Labor leader takes aim at jobs catchphrase

          Labor leader takes aim at jobs catchphrase

          Albanese: Australia has a problem with inter-generational poverty

          More stability for migrants in CQ

          More stability for migrants in CQ

          New skilled visas to encourage migration to Flynn

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          Funky new French SUV makes an impact

          Funky new French SUV makes an impact

          Renault is starting a product offensive in Australia, led by the new Kadjar SUV.

          Mum’s angry parking note to ‘idiot’ driver

          Mum’s angry parking note to ‘idiot’ driver

          Mum leaves furious note for ‘idiot’ diver

          ‘Stupid’ driver slammed after crash

          ‘Stupid’ driver slammed after crash

          ‘Stupid’ driver slammed after attempt to overtake cars

          Free driver training program starts in Queensland next year

          Free driver training program starts in Queensland next year

          A new skills program could be mandatory for all new truck drivers.

          Government removes controversial truck sign after backlash

          Government removes controversial truck sign after backlash

          Controversial Sleepy Hollow 'no engines' in rest area sign removed.

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