Gladstone Police Sergeant Wayne Butcher.
Gladstone Police Sergeant Wayne Butcher.

Morning Rewind: Top 5 stories you may have missed

GOOD MORNING Gladstone,

Welcome to today's edition of The Morning Rewind, where we fill you in on the biggest stories you may have missed yesterday, September 9.

-

A school in the Gladstone region has banned its students from accessing the garden area after a boy suffered a reported snake bite.

Read the gripping story HERE.

Weather is warming up so snake season is upon us!
Weather is warming up so snake season is upon us!

Gladstone Hospital would go into meltdown if a virus ridden cruise ship or serious incident involving numerous patients evolved, as it doesn't have the beds to cope, says a local doctor.

Read the full storyHERE.

 

Gladstone Hospital, August 21, 2020. Picture Rodney Stevens
Gladstone Hospital, August 21, 2020. Picture Rodney Stevens

The centralisation and city-centric mindset of governments must change if Australia is to recover post COVID, say regional development experts.

Read the enthralling interview HERE.

 

CQ University Professor of Regional Economic Development John Rolfe.
CQ University Professor of Regional Economic Development John Rolfe.

After his brother and Gladstone MP Glenn Butcher helped open the Act For Kids Facility, Sergeant Wayne Butcher has spoken about Child Protection Week.

See what one of Gladstone's top cops had to say HERE.

Gladstone Police Sergeant Wayne Butcher.
Gladstone Police Sergeant Wayne Butcher.

Mayor Matt Burnett is calling on local charities to nominate for an event which has raised almost $400,000 since its inception.

Find out how your charity can be involved HERE.

 

Cheryl Royal-Scott and Crystal Hudson at the 2019 Santos GLNG Mayor's Charity Ball, held at Gladstone Entertainment Convention Centre on 11 May 2019.
Cheryl Royal-Scott and Crystal Hudson at the 2019 Santos GLNG Mayor's Charity Ball, held at Gladstone Entertainment Convention Centre on 11 May 2019.


Two blazes break out in the Gladstone region

Premium Content Two blazes break out in the Gladstone region

The Queensland Rural Fire Service issued alerts about the two bushfires today.

Pre-polling at ‘record numbers’ in Callide

Premium Content Pre-polling at ‘record numbers’ in Callide

Candidates offer their insight on Election Eve.

$7.5m Carnarvon Highway upgrade delivers 12 jobs

Premium Content $7.5m Carnarvon Highway upgrade delivers 12 jobs

Federal Member for Flynn Ken O’Dowd says the work on the highway will be done...