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Trapped family escape from roof of car in floodwaters

premium_icon Trapped family escape from roof of car in floodwaters

They were stranded after heavy rain in the Rolleston area.

Plan to sell or prop up CQ mine after 170 workers sacked

premium_icon Plan to sell or prop up CQ mine after 170 workers sacked

Cook Colliery coal mine could reopen if funding if found.

Kelli Willmott raises more than $30,000 for the community

premium_icon Kelli Willmott raises more than $30,000 for the community

Kelli Willmott's love for Blackwater community is priceless.

Miner death details released as more inspectors deployed

premium_icon Miner death details released as more inspectors deployed

The tyre fitter was found trapped underneath a wheel assembly

Mine owner provides update on CQ death probe

premium_icon Mine owner provides update on CQ death probe

More details about the tragedy are trickling in

CQ student to perform with Australia’s greatest artists

premium_icon CQ student to perform with Australia’s greatest artists

Blackwater’s Greer Webley is excited to perform at the Tamworth Country Music...

‘What happened to my son?’: Broken dad fights for answers

premium_icon ‘What happened to my son?’: Broken dad fights for answers

‘I want to know what happened to my son... I would hate to see someone else go...

Tributes for fallen mine worker pour in on social media

premium_icon Tributes for fallen mine worker pour in on social media

Mackay and Rockhampton locals share condolences for another life lost to the...

World-first new Cat dozer hits the dirt at CQ mine

premium_icon World-first new Cat dozer hits the dirt at CQ mine

Another five machines are set to be deployed in the coming months.

Officer-in-charge says farewell to mining town

premium_icon Officer-in-charge says farewell to mining town

‘I thank everyone who has welcomed and supported my family and I whilst we have...

CQ mine’s $55M shortfall ahead of collapse

premium_icon CQ mine’s $55M shortfall ahead of collapse

170 mine contract workers were left without jobs after the mine entered voluntary...

15 year-old now stable after week in hospital

premium_icon 15 year-old now stable after week in hospital

The car was allegedly stolen earlier in the evening and driven by the 15-year-old...

UPDATE: Teen girl remains critical after stolen car rollover

premium_icon UPDATE: Teen girl remains critical after stolen car rollover

The family of a teen boy killed in the tragic crash have started a fundraiser to...

Boy killed, girl fighting for life in 'stolen car' rollover

premium_icon Boy killed, girl fighting for life in 'stolen car' rollover

A 17-year-old boy has been killed and a 15-year-old girl left in a critical...

Multiple bird deaths in Central Queensland town

premium_icon Multiple bird deaths in Central Queensland town

Mystery surrounds the death of native birds

‘Violated’: Woman reacts after thieves roam her house

premium_icon ‘Violated’: Woman reacts after thieves roam her house

‘It sounds like people are going to take it into their own hands’

Nine arrested after mass brawl at Blackwater

premium_icon Nine arrested after mass brawl at Blackwater

Neighbourhood brawl broken up by police

Thousands of fish released in weir

premium_icon Thousands of fish released in weir

WINNER WINNER: Hundreds attend competition but only one left with the ultimate...

Morning Rewind: Dream wedding in an unlikely location

Morning Rewind: Dream wedding in an unlikely location

From a dismissed CQ cop to good news for visiting grandparents, keep up with the...

Good news for great-grandparents targeted by criminals

premium_icon Good news for great-grandparents targeted by criminals

ALCOHOL soaked car seats could be the least of great grandparents worries after...

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