SIX months on from MP Ken O’Dowd’s re-election, he’s made progress on everything he promised, although he admits he didn’t make that many in the first place.
IT was an all-too-rare scene in the Gladstone Regional Council chambers, with applause breaking out as a truck and machinery depot application was rejected.
A MARKET update from valuers Herron Todd White has found that times are tough for real estate sellers in town, but great for buyers looking for a house.
BARNEY Point Park is set for a facelift, with the council setting the wheels in motion to beautify its “sad” image.
THE State Government has created a website about the barrier reef to dispel “false and extreme claims” made about it, but green groups are crying censorship.
THE upgrade of Kin Kora roundabout has been given the green light, with State Government funding confirmed on Sunday.
A GLADSTONE man whose disabled daughter had to move because she was not able to find affordable housing says more wheelchair-accessible homes need to be built.
McGRATH'S McRANT: We’ve allowed our kids too much leniency and it’s time we did something about it. I speak, of course, of footy boots.
THE State Government has moved to hose down concerns the potential sale of Gladstone Port could be rushed through without consultation with residents.
THE Chapman family have received news that their award-winning garden is to be demolished by the council - they are devastated they have had no right to reply.