January 2021

Published a story 16th Jan 2021 12:32 AM

Adani Australia has been given additional time to complete key aspects of the environmental measures put in place to protect native animals.

Bravus gets more time for environmental measures

Adani Australia has been given additional time to complete key aspects of the environmental measures put in place to protect native animals.

Published a story 15th Jan 2021 12:58 PM

An escalating crime crisis has ignited calls for two state ministers to spend at least two weeks in North Queensland, living and breathing the region’s issues.

Katter calls pollies to live in crime crisis area

An escalating crime crisis has ignited calls for two state ministers to spend at least two weeks in North Queensland, living and breathing the region’s issues.

Published a story 14th Jan 2021 5:53 PM

The Acting Prime Minister has met with North Queensland transport officials to hear their concerns about the unreliable Bruce Highway

Acting PM urged to act on Bruce Highway

The Acting Prime Minister has met with North Queensland transport officials to hear their concerns about the unreliable Bruce Highway

Published a story 13th Jan 2021 11:24 AM

Townsville’s Global Navigation Satellite System will undergo upgrades as part of a $64m revamp of the national network.

Satellite station gets multi-million dollar upgrade

Townsville’s Global Navigation Satellite System will undergo upgrades as part of a $64m revamp of the national network.

Published a story 13th Jan 2021 11:16 AM

A North Queensland politician has put two dangerous floodways in his sights after calls to change the Townsville Northern Access Upgrade plans fell on deaf ears.

Flood concerns over “problematic” upgrade

A North Queensland politician has put two dangerous floodways in his sights after calls to change the Townsville Northern Access Upgrade plans fell on deaf ears.

Published a story 6th Jan 2021 2:04 PM

MP Phillip Thompson’s office has been inundated with calls and visits from Townsville’s victims of crime. Now he wants to put the heat on Labor’s state trio.

Thompson to take on Labor trio over crime

MP Phillip Thompson’s office has been inundated with calls and visits from Townsville’s victims of crime. Now he wants to put the heat on Labor’s state trio.

Published a story 5th Jan 2021 6:48 AM

Two women have taken the fight to the alleged criminals trawling our streets after they were attacked in two alleged attempted carjackings.

Brave women fight back against attempted carjackings

Two women have taken the fight to the alleged criminals trawling our streets after they were attacked in two alleged attempted carjackings.

Published a story 2nd Jan 2021 7:04 AM

Lying face down and unconscious, Kate Fulton was in the hands of strangers as she had a seizure. Three people rushed to help.

Caring trio praised for selfless and heroic actions

Lying face down and unconscious, Kate Fulton was in the hands of strangers as she had a seizure. Three people rushed to help.

December 2020

Published a story 22nd Dec 2020 10:51 AM

Residents are being warned to take care of their pets while walking at a popular spot following the discovery of laced meat near walking tracks.

Poison, glass found in meat on popular walking track

Residents are being warned to take care of their pets while walking at a popular spot following the discovery of laced meat near walking tracks.

Published a story 14th Dec 2020 12:37 PM

Naysayers are the first to flag a North Queensland state would not stack up financially, but an economist believes the idea is viable.

Numbers add up for a new Aussie state, economist claims

Naysayers are the first to flag a North Queensland state would not stack up financially, but an economist believes the idea is viable.

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