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Tue 20 Nov 2018

Full day of meetings for Rockhampton's council committees

premium_icon Full day of meetings for Rockhampton's council committees

Three meeting held today and the ordinary meeting to be held next Tuesday

Livingstone Shire name change tabled in today's meeting

premium_icon Livingstone Shire name change tabled in today's meeting

Councillors will discuss event options for the Yeppoon foreshore and lagoon to be free of charge

Mayor shares her thoughts on revitalising Rocky's CBD

premium_icon Mayor shares her thoughts on revitalising Rocky's CBD

She says we are facing the same issue every other town is

CQ CBD gone from booming businesses to struggle street

premium_icon CQ CBD gone from booming businesses to struggle street

With some buildings left vacant for years, what can be done to bring East St back to life?

Gracemere's air pollution concerns revealed to be unfounded

premium_icon Gracemere's air pollution concerns revealed to be unfounded

Investigation into pollution clears town but reveals another problem.

Rocky's rock expert, solving mysteries one rock at a time

premium_icon Rocky's rock expert, solving mysteries one rock at a time

Help is available to identify that weird rock you found.

Mon 19 Nov 2018

Australia’s horror shark statistics

Australia’s horror shark statistics

A spate of shark attacks has sparked fear about the man-eaters as summer begins, with new analysis revealing how many Aussies have died.

Killer son told dad to ‘stop making noise’

Killer son told dad to ‘stop making noise’

THE gory details of the 56-year-old’s death were presented in court today when his son Nathan Missen, 28, pleaded guilty to murder.

Renae Lawrence’s emotional prison ceremony

premium_icon Renae Lawrence’s emotional prison ceremony

DRESSED in white, Bali Nine courier Renae Lawrence was blessed with holy water at a Hindu ceremony just days before her release from jail.

Is this the end of fresh milk?

premium_icon Is this the end of fresh milk?

JOYCE calls for royal commission into the dairy industry saying it faced a “wipe-out”, that Australians would have to drink milk imported from overseas.

‘Risky’ way mum made $195k

‘Risky’ way mum made $195k

Natalie Moubarak was convinced she had come up with the perfect business idea. There was just one problem — it was totally illegal.

Figures show houses sales are picking up in Rockhampton

premium_icon Figures show houses sales are picking up in Rockhampton

Capricorn Coast sales are remaining consistent around the mid 30s

Mum’s emotional plea after Toyah ‘breakthrough’

premium_icon Mum’s emotional plea after Toyah ‘breakthrough’

TOYAH Cordingley’s mother has made an emotional public appeal to help find her daughter’s killer, as police ramp up their investigation.

$500 fine for calling PM a ‘f****** Muppet’

$500 fine for calling PM a ‘f****** Muppet’

One man has found out the hard way insulting the PM doesn’t pay. But it seems there are some insults you can use next time you see a politician.

GOOD WEATHER:CQ towns drenched with up to 100mm over weekend

GOOD WEATHER:CQ towns drenched with up to 100mm over weekend

The best rain they have had since January at a Blackwater cattle farm

CCTV footage shows man police want to speak to over rape

CCTV footage shows man police want to speak to over rape

Detectives have released CCTV footage of a man who may be able to assist with their investigations into a “horrendous” sexual assault of a woman at a Townsville...

Australia’s wombat poop mystery debunked

premium_icon Australia’s wombat poop mystery debunked

An AUSTRALIAN biologist and scientists from around the world have discovered how the native wombat produces its rare cube-shaped poop.

Growing men's caring selves

Growing men's caring selves

Four sessions in Rocky, Yeppoon. Distracted by doing things and fixing stuff, it's easier for men to talk about the real stuff

Young paraplegic father taking on the CrossFit world

Young paraplegic father taking on the CrossFit world

JOSH Young is the only Australian adaptive athlete to qualify in an international CrossFit competition.

Massive great white caught off NSW coast

premium_icon Massive great white caught off NSW coast

A MONSTER shark has been intercepted off one of Sydney’s busiest beaches. The 4.6 metre Great White was netted off Maroubra Beach on Monday afternoon.

Jarryd Hayne charged over alleged sexual assault

Jarryd Hayne charged over alleged sexual assault

NRL star Jarryd Hayne has handed himself in to police over a sexual assault allegation from September.

Why Val can make it...and why he can’t

premium_icon Why Val can make it...and why he can’t

Valentine Holmes is following the path set by Jarryd Hayne in an effort to make the NFL. The question now is simple - can he do it?

The simple iPhone trick the internet loves

The simple iPhone trick the internet loves

WE have wasted so much of our lives drafting and redrafting the perfect text message. But soon, friends, the tedium of texting will be a thing of the past.

Hayne questioned by sex crime detectives

premium_icon Hayne questioned by sex crime detectives

NRL star Jarryd Hayne has been arrested by NSW detectives over allegations he sexually assaulted a young woman on Grand Final night.

Val set to quit Sharks to pursue NFL dream

premium_icon Val set to quit Sharks to pursue NFL dream

Valentine Holmes has told the Cronulla Sharks that he intends to follow Jarryd Hayne’s old flight path by pursuing a career in the NFL.

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