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Wed 21 Aug 2019

Outrage over 'pathetic' failure to keep Pre Muster alive

premium_icon Outrage over 'pathetic' failure to keep Pre Muster alive

Community points finger over collapse of popular street party, failure to capitalise on main event.

How this dad stole $94,000 from our regional jobs scheme

premium_icon How this dad stole $94,000 from our regional jobs scheme

A Queensland courier driver used a sophisticated system to steal $94,000 from a scheme designed to get regional Queenslanders working.

‘Weak as piss’: Minister unloads as company quits Adani

premium_icon ‘Weak as piss’: Minister unloads as company quits Adani

A minister has taken an extraordinary swipe at Aurecon and urged the industry to ‘shun and shame’ the company - for one decision.

Figures add up for a shift to the sunny side

premium_icon Figures add up for a shift to the sunny side

BELONGIL Beach business owner reaps the benefit of solar power

Coffs Coast to yield a bumper blueberry crop

premium_icon Coffs Coast to yield a bumper blueberry crop

Prime growing conditions on the Coffs Coast are set to deliver one of the best blueberry seasons on record.

RADIO POLL: ABC, SeaFM on slide with listeners

premium_icon RADIO POLL: ABC, SeaFM on slide with listeners

The latest local radio results have revealed a decline across all timeslots for the public broadcaster, while two commercial stations grew audience.

Surprising 20km Medicare rule you need to know

Surprising 20km Medicare rule you need to know

A DANGEROUS assumption about Medicare is costing Australian holiday-makers thousands. Here’s where they’re getting caught out.

How one club is raising funds to help those with Leukaemia

premium_icon How one club is raising funds to help those with Leukaemia

U.G.L.Y bartenders raise a glass to fight blood cancer

‘Return’ of rare Cadbury block

‘Return’ of rare Cadbury block

WHEN Cadbury brought back this block for a limited time last year, it was so sought after it was being sold for 10 times its price on eBay.

SHOCK MOVE: Engineering company cuts ties with Adani

premium_icon SHOCK MOVE: Engineering company cuts ties with Adani

Adani Mining boss has vowed to deliver Carmichael mine project despite setback

Cash splash: Bold plan to attract more students to region

premium_icon Cash splash: Bold plan to attract more students to region

Federal Government reveals plan to help bring more students to the region

Building industry phoenixing to be tackled head on

premium_icon Building industry phoenixing to be tackled head on

QBCC, ATO and ASIC join forces in offensive against the practice causing significant harm at all levels of industry

Brisbane Rd carpark build date set

premium_icon Brisbane Rd carpark build date set

Work is expected to start slowly on a new beachside carpark at Mooloolaba, before ramping up after the Christmas period.

Forget KFC, new burger hotspot for hungry eaters

premium_icon Forget KFC, new burger hotspot for hungry eaters

A burger bar to whet the appetite of the hungriest eater is coming soon to the Coast, bringing craft beer and giant stackable.

Where are you going to go? Price Busters

premium_icon Where are you going to go? Price Busters

The empty aisles, and closed signs are set to come down next month for the reopening of one of Nambour’s favourites.

PROTEST: Anti-coal activists fight Premier's lock-on laws

premium_icon PROTEST: Anti-coal activists fight Premier's lock-on laws

Protester locked to machinery at Adani's Carmichael mine site

What's next for Sun Valley's controversial line markings?

premium_icon What's next for Sun Valley's controversial line markings?

Find out whether business owners' concerns have been heard.

Cafe celebrates new look by giving back

premium_icon Cafe celebrates new look by giving back

There will be guest speakers during the day and live entertainment at night.

YOUR SAY: Residents have had enough of exorbitant flights

premium_icon YOUR SAY: Residents have had enough of exorbitant flights

Cheaper to fly to Honolulu than to Cairns resident claims

'Somebody had to take on China': Trump

'Somebody had to take on China': Trump

US President Donald Trump is looking at possible tax cuts but not right now, as he explained any short-term pain from his trade war with China is "irrelevant".

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