Election Day: A strange campaign comes to an end

premium_icon Election Day: A strange campaign comes to an end

Early numbers for the Gladstone mayoral race.

Suspected snake bite lands man in hospital

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Paramedics were called to the private address overnight.


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Miners to become backbone of Qld economic recovery

premium_icon Miners to become backbone of Qld economic recovery

More than half of the sector plans to maintain or increase workforce.

'Enormous tsunami' of cases coming

'Enormous tsunami' of cases coming

Hospital staff across Australia are bracing for an "enormous" surge in coronavirus cases amid warnings that private hospitals could shut down.

Australian hospitals to shut, 100,000 staff under threat

Australian hospitals to shut, 100,000 staff under threat

Some of Australia’s hospitals are about to be closed and their staff stood down putting 100,000 workers at risk of no work.


Soap shortage: Teachers using metho to clean classrooms

premium_icon Soap shortage: Teachers using metho to clean classrooms

Some Queensland teachers have been forced to make their own disinfectants to spray work spaces following a shortage of cleaning supplies.

Statewide wreckage with 20-plus crashes in 24 hours

premium_icon Statewide wreckage with 20-plus crashes in 24 hours

Three women have been flown to hospital, two police officers hurt and a tractor was wiped out on the Pacific Motorway in a horror 24 hours on Queensland roads.

PHOTOS: Small crowds at election booths

premium_icon PHOTOS: Small crowds at election booths

ELECTION day prompted a mix bag of opinions from voters with some saying it should continue while many thought it should be postponed.

CORONAVIRUS

    Six-month moratorium on evictions

    Six-month moratorium on evictions

    Renters and landlords pushed to breaking point

    ‘Stay home unless you have to go out’

    ‘Stay home unless you have to go out’

    States, territories to decide whether to make new rules enforceable

    Public gatherings now limited to two people: PM

    Public gatherings now limited to two people: PM

    Gyms, skate parks and boot camps will be closed from tomorrow

    Truscott looks set to hold, says council must tackle pandemic

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    Council will need to shift its attention to assist people recover from the impacts...

    11 stories to make you smile during the pandemic

    premium_icon 11 stories to make you smile during the pandemic

    Even in a crisis, there are always Mackay people spreading positivity and...

    Sport

    Sad day for soccer in Central Queensland

    premium_icon Sad day for soccer in Central Queensland

    She was the unfortunate victim of cost-cutting measures throughout Footall...

    Drivers’ racing put into neutral

    premium_icon Drivers’ racing put into neutral

    The first round was held on March 14-15 and it received great accolades with...

    Swanettes fitness posts a winner

    premium_icon Swanettes fitness posts a winner

    The female Yeppoon Swans beat Glenmore in a practice game during the pre-season...

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      Mining region calls for local workforce amid COVID-19 spread

      premium_icon Mining region calls for local workforce amid COVID-19 spread

      ‘We want to keep the mining industry going, and people to keep their jobs.’

      Resources survey ‘gives hope’ to Queensland economy

      premium_icon Resources survey ‘gives hope’ to Queensland economy

      Results of QRC State of the Sector Report offer hope for workforce growth.

      How to ensure your small business survives coronavirus

      premium_icon How to ensure your small business survives coronavirus

      Here are five key things to ask and act upon

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        Rule that could see Harry return to UK

        Rule that could see Harry return to UK

        Century’s old rule that could see prince return to the UK after move

        Exclusive: Michelle Bridges breaks her silence

        premium_icon Exclusive: Michelle Bridges breaks her silence

        Celebrity trainer answers the hard questions her fans want answered.

        Football model begs for quarantine buddy

        Football model begs for quarantine buddy

        Maria Liman plea for a partner to isolate with during outbreak

        Shocking claims from star’s tell-all book

        Shocking claims from star’s tell-all book

        Heartbreaking revelations from OITNB star Laura Prepon’s new book

        Real Estate

        Invest in CQ’s most beloved holiday destination

        premium_icon Invest in CQ’s most beloved holiday destination

        A unique investment opportunity is up for grabs in one of the region’s tourist...

        Finance minister hopeful of rental support

        Finance minister hopeful of rental support

        Commercial and residential rents are on the agenda

        Ex-holiday homes hit rental market as tourism takes a hit

        Ex-holiday homes hit rental market as tourism takes a hit

        As of Friday, 154 rental properties were listed

        Quickest way to get a home loan repayment holiday

        premium_icon Quickest way to get a home loan repayment holiday

        The fastest way to get your bank to pause your home loan repayments

        Jobs

        Country Road, Witchery, Cotton On closing amid outbreak

        Country Road, Witchery, Cotton On closing amid outbreak

        Three more stores close due to coronavirus

        Coles is hiring 5000 more workers

        premium_icon Coles is hiring 5000 more workers

        Coles hiring 5000 more workers amid coronavirus outbreak

        Woolworths to employ thousands impacted by closures

        premium_icon Woolworths to employ thousands impacted by closures

        Thousands of new roles introduced to meet demand

        Wind farm project to create 400 jobs

        premium_icon Wind farm project to create 400 jobs

        ACCIONA wind farm project to create 400 jobs

        The booming industry needing more employees

        premium_icon The booming industry needing more employees

        'If a person has a good work history, there’s opportunities there'

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        Motoring

        Hammer time: The prestige hatch which packs a wallop

        Hammer time: The prestige hatch which packs a wallop

        Prestige meets performance and the result is an all-wheel drive love match in the...

        Car manufacturer offers to make ventilators

        premium_icon Car manufacturer offers to make ventilators

        Manufacturer of Bathurst-winning Commodores offers to make ventilators

        Car thief 'asking for world of trouble' carrying handgun

        premium_icon Car thief 'asking for world of trouble' carrying handgun

        A CRIMINAL who stole the car of couple dealing with terminal cancer was introduced...

        Hey Charger! You’re a beaut

        premium_icon Hey Charger! You’re a beaut

        WHEN it comes to great cars, there’s no need to mess with perfection — that’s Rick...

        Dealers slash prices of new cars

        premium_icon Dealers slash prices of new cars

        Holden dealers are not only ones trying to clear their stock

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