February 2016

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IF NECESSITY is the mother of invention then it is no surprise that this 78-year-old from One Mile has turned his talents to solving problems.

"Dutch Einstein" makes stunning silver discovery

"I have good reason to believe that it may also be of benefit to cancer sufferers/survivors. "

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Diane Kupke has coordinated a petition to stop the relocation of the hospital and she says that the anger is still out there

LETTER: Anger over library move still strong

"Way too much traffic in the City Heart for library users, many of whom aren't interested in trying to..."

Commented on a story 2nd Feb 2016 12:39 PM

A CONCERNED mother considered pulling her two sons out of Eton State School after hearing a convicted sex offender was living in the area.

Mother fears for kids' safety with sex offender in the area

"You took the words right from my keyboard. I know of a rock spider too who has quite a large number of..."

January 2016

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WHILE the master plan to transform Sarina may look good on paper, former mayor Karen May said “the (proposed) Village” would “disjoint” the town.

Former mayor has concerns over ‘Sarina transformation’

"Buildings will not entice customers into a region and community that sees doors close on businesses..."

November 2015

Commented on a story 28th Nov 2015 10:22 AM

SHELDON Gakowski's message of kindness will live on. The much-loved father and husband found his way into the hearts of Mackay community.

The lessons and love Sheldon left behind

"Suzanne, your family is truly inspirational. "

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COMMENTS from cane growers about milling company Wilmar came under two themes yesterday: sceptical and frustrated.

Wilmar talks up marketing deal

"If Wilmar are so fair, then please, someone answer; why are some farmers already cut out, will be cut..."

Commented on a story 21st Nov 2015 12:19 PM

IF BATTLING cervical cancer wasn’t tough enough for a single mother of three, Kerrie Kowalski has been dealt a bitter blow by scammers.

Cancer patient victimised by rental scammers

"Kerrie, may I suggest that you contact the Cancer Council? They are very helpful and have many..."

Commented on a story 19th Nov 2015 8:48 AM

ALTHOUGH a parliamentary committee has admitted a 2% biofuel mandate is unlikely to boost the industry, it has not suggested an increase.

Parliament committee won't push for higher biofuels mandate

"In a monopolistic sugar industry, growers won't benefit from any mandate, however foreign billionaire..."

Commented on a story 17th Nov 2015 8:10 AM

DESTRUCTIVE wind gusts of 156km/h have been recorded at Moranbah this afternoon.

Reports plane and airport damaged at Moranbah after storms

"What's with Mackay BOM?!?! The last three storm events in this region and the radar goes offline..."

Commented on a story 16th Nov 2015 1:15 PM

MACKAY Muslims are still upset and in shock over the weekend’s terrorist attacks in Paris, Islamic Society of Mackay secretary Dr Muneeb Khan says.

'It's against our humanity': Mackay Islamic Society

"The Muslims who have lived in our communities for generations in my experience are no different to..."

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