June 2019

Published a story 18th Jun 2019 11:09 AM

A QUICK-THINKING passer-by has been praised for helping to extinguish a house blaze at South Gladstone.

'Magnificent job': Passerby praised for extinguishing blaze

A QUICK-THINKING passer-by has been praised for helping to extinguish a house blaze at South Gladstone.

Published a story 18th Jun 2019 10:04 AM

A gold Suzuki Vitara was last sighted heading west on Malpas St, towards Gladstone

Police ask for public help after Tannum Sands hit and run

A gold Suzuki Vitara was last sighted heading west on Malpas St, towards Gladstone

Published a story 17th Jun 2019 3:24 PM

'The electorate's resource sector contributed $1.2 billion to the Queensland economy and yet the electorate barely rated a mention in the Budget'

Road funds highlighted in Callide MP's budget response

'The electorate's resource sector contributed $1.2 billion to the Queensland economy and yet the electorate barely rated a mention in the Budget'

Published a story 17th Jun 2019 2:57 PM

'They were excited to get into the event as they know it's a great cancer awareness'

Eatery staff members inspired to run relay for cancer

'They were excited to get into the event as they know it's a great cancer awareness'

Published a story 17th Jun 2019 1:02 PM

Customers were informed of the closure last week through a sign that was left on the front door.

Local Subway franchise closes down

Customers were informed of the closure last week through a sign that was left on the front door.

Published a story 14th Jun 2019 6:18 PM

Find out how much the organisation needs to stay afloat until the end of the year

IN DEBT: Mission to Seafarers makes urgent plea for funding

Find out how much the organisation needs to stay afloat until the end of the year

Published a story 14th Jun 2019 4:32 PM

The on-board critical care paramedic and doctor treated the woman after 11.30am

Woman airlifted to hospital south of Gladstone

The on-board critical care paramedic and doctor treated the woman after 11.30am

Published a story 13th Jun 2019 3:15 PM

'I would like to thank each and every person who has helped us change the lives of many millions living with avoidable blindness'

Residents show generosity in helping eye surgeries

'I would like to thank each and every person who has helped us change the lives of many millions living with avoidable blindness'

Published a story 13th Jun 2019 3:13 PM

'People who live in regional communities deserve world-class health care'

Funding boost helps advance CQ kidney health

'People who live in regional communities deserve world-class health care'

Published a story 13th Jun 2019 11:50 AM

Crews are currently on the way to the scene

Suspected gas smell off Hanson Road

Crews are currently on the way to the scene

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Mark Zita is a digital producer and reporter for The Observer. A primary school teacher for four years, he decided to chase his dream career. Prior to working in Gladstone, Mark was an associate producer for Seven News Brisbane, where he oversaw news updates and co-produced the 4pm news bulletin. Mark likes to write stories about education, transportation, technology and weather.