September 2015

Commented on a story 21st Sep 2015 7:18 PM

IAN Macfarlane will reacquaint himself with his golf clubs, his wife and the electorate after being dumped from Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s front bench.

Veteran MP dumped to make way for younger Cabinet

"Oh great. He will be even more useless now than he has been for the last twenty years. Do the honorable..."

August 2015

Commented on a story 18th Aug 2015 10:03 AM

THE father of murdered Toowoomba teen Annette Jane Mason fears his daughter has been forgotten after a call for a coronial inquest into her death was rejected.

My murdered daughter forgotten, inquest rejected

"I wonder if D'ath would have this flippant attitude if it was her 15 year old daughter!! Disgusting "

Commented on a story 13th Aug 2015 8:25 AM

THERE should be times in anyone’s work life when you are extremely proud of what you do.

Choppergate great example of role of media

"No one leaked it. It was made public to every journalist and interested person in Australia on the..."

July 2015

Commented on a story 29th Jul 2015 6:52 PM

THE owner of the Grantham sand plant which some residents argue worsened the 2011 flood has accepted part of one of the quarry’s walls could have been human-made

Grantham quarry owner says sand plant did not impact flood

"Can't pay your way out of this Wagner. Will be interesting to see if the commissioner goes against the..."

Commented on a story 24th Jul 2015 9:31 AM

IAN Macfarlane spent $112,000 more in the second half of last year as part of his almost $350,000 expense packet.

Documents reveal Groom MP’s increase in expenses

"What utter crap. Old chainsaw has had his snout in the trough for far too long. He knows how to work..."

Commented on a story 22nd Jul 2015 9:53 AM

IAN Macfarlane has defended an $11,000 flight in the wake of increased scrutiny of MP spendings caused by the Bronwyn Bishop choppergate scandal.

Groom MP justifies $11,000 flight in Choppergate wake

"Old chainsaw has never been one to shy away from suckling on the taxpayers teet"

Commented on a story 14th Jul 2015 4:43 PM

REGIONAL tradies will be the winners in this Queensland Budget as Labor unveils a stimulus package it hopes can deliver 27,500 direct jobs.

Queensland State Budget: Tradies the big winners

"Unbelievabley biased and poor reporting on the true state of affairs. Good thing they give you all..."

Commented on a story 14th Jul 2015 3:36 PM

THE Toowoomba Second Range Crossing is the big ticket item in the $1.9 billion State Budget spend.

Toowoomba Bypass big winner in $1.9b State Budget

"This is hardly an announcement given it was budgeted for last year. There was no NEW infrastructure..."

Commented on a story 3rd Jul 2015 3:34 PM

WAGNERS managing director Denis Wagner has expressed his disappointment the Toowoomba Second Range Crossing contract was not awarded to the local business.

Wagners disappointed locals miss out on bypass contract

"Sounds to me like sour grapes. It is a bit rich for him to say that local people and companies have..."

April 2015

Commented on a story 29th Apr 2015 11:09 AM

YOU would do well to steer clear of watching breakfast television tomorrow morning given the lather we have worked up over the execution of two drug smugglers.

OPINION: 'Bali Nine ringleaders deserve to die'

"Totally agree Adam. Summed it up perfectly and its obvious that you have the finger on the pulse when..."

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