PCYC boxer Sam Walker will contest the heavyweights in Saturday night's tournament.
Photo Allan Reinikka / The Morning Bulletin
PCYC boxer Sam Walker will contest the heavyweights in Saturday night's tournament. Photo Allan Reinikka / The Morning Bulletin Allan Reinikka ROK230715aboxer1

MORNING REWIND: Tragic death of local boxer stuns community

GOOD MORNING Central Queensland,

Welcome to today's edition of The Morning Rewind where we take a look back at the biggest stories from the previous day.

Here are our biggest stories from yesterday, Monday August 5.

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Our most read story yesterday was the tragic death of a Rockhampton boxer Samual Walker.

(Catch up HERE)

PCYC heavyweight boxer Sam Walker Photo Matti Brooks/ Morning Bulletin
PCYC heavyweight boxer Sam Walker Photo Matti Brooks/ Morning Bulletin Matti Brooks ROK291015mboxing2

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After losing her partner in a tragic accident at a Yeppoon beach in 2017 Clair Fitzpatrick is calling for upgrades to be made to beach access points.

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Clair Fitzpatrick with Cr Adam Belot at the boat ramp
Clair Fitzpatrick with Cr Adam Belot at the boat ramp Trish Bowman

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Police arrested a man yesterday following a foot chase through North Rockhampton after he was interrupted breaking into a home.

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Police arrest on Edington Street.Photo Contributed
Police arrest on Edington Street.Photo Contributed Contributed ROK050819apolice3

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Funding for the Yeppoon-Rockhampton Road may have hit a speed bump with motorists having to wait for the State Government to finalise their plans.

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ROAD INVESTMENT: As part of the Federal Government's $254 million investment in the Mt Isa to Yeppoon traffic corridor, $64 million was allocated specifically to the Yeppoon to Rockhampton section.
ROAD INVESTMENT: As part of the Federal Government's $254 million investment in the Mt Isa to Yeppoon traffic corridor, $64 million was allocated specifically to the Yeppoon to Rockhampton section. Contributed

Alleged escaped prisoner Lui Tiaaleaiga is believed to have travelled to South-East Queensland while on the run after escaping from police custody over a week ago.

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An incident occured on the corner of Dawson Highway and Aerodrome Road at around midday after an escaped prisoner allegedly attempted to flee from police.
An incident occured on the corner of Dawson Highway and Aerodrome Road at around midday after an escaped prisoner allegedly attempted to flee from police. Matt Taylor GLA030819POLICE

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See you back here tomorrow for The Morning Rewind.