Council outlines priorities ahead of 2020 State Election

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DOCTOR CONCERNS: ‘QLD Health to charge us to use Mater’

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Doctors are a step away from leaving Gladstone and are looking for facilities.

Mater explains its regretful Gladstone sale

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“Unfortunately, it is no longer sustainable for Mater to run our private hospital,” Gerard Wyvill.


Man back in custody 2 hours after getting suspended sentence

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The prosecution rejected claims the man simply hadn’t disposed of the item.

Mater hospital to be leased to private company

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Glenn Butcher has assured people services will be managed by a private health company.

Man abuses pregnant woman, threatens to burn home

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A man involved in a domestic disturbance threatened to burn a Centrelink security guard’s house.

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Goats post mixed results away from home

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The Gladstone Rugby Union Football Club Goats president provided his weekly wrap of...

GALLERY: Khanacross dirt action at Benaraby

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34 cars entered the Central Coast Car Club’s round two dirt Khanacross.

Qld’s biggest party this weekend to hit CQ bitumen

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          New council strategy aims to create 100,000 new jobs

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