April 2015

Commented on a story 16th Apr 2015 7:59 PM

VETTING of the candidates for LNP preselection for Fairfax is underway, with a candidate expected to be announced after the process is completed in late May.

LNP candidates vying for Fairfax preselection

"Heaven help us. O'Brein was hopeless and we ended up with Palmer. And the son of a dud is a dud. If..."

Commented on a story 16th Apr 2015 11:41 AM

THE appeal of Montville has lured a number of new businesses.

Montville's village charm lures new businesses

"Nice spin, but the new businesses usually replaced old businesses where the owner either gave up or..."

Commented on a story 16th Apr 2015 11:40 AM

MEMBER for Wide Bay Warren Truss has hit back after the Queensland Council of Unions suggested he may lose his seat over unemployment fears.

Warren Truss hits back over union’s jobless claims

"If the Deputy PM is the second best person to run our nation, we have serious problems."

Commented on a story 16th Apr 2015 11:38 AM

THERE was, at last count, something in the order of two gazillion and thirty high-rise buildings on the Gold Coast.

OPINION: Poll would deliver crystal clear message to council

"We are constantly told "this is next big thing", the miracle that will create thousands of jobs and..."

Commented on a story 16th Apr 2015 11:35 AM

THERE was, at last count, something in the order of two gazillion and thirty high-rise buildings on the Gold Coast.

OPINION: Poll would deliver crystal clear message to council

"It's not "infrastructure for the future". It's someone buying a block of land zoned for one purpose..."

Commented on a story 15th Apr 2015 5:19 PM

IT’S likely Federal Member for Fairfax Clive Palmer’s reign in that seat will go the way of the dinosaur.

WE SAY: Clive has failed to look after his local voters

"Palmer neglected Fairfax, just as LNP MP Somlyay neglected it, and National party MP Aderman neglected..."

Commented on a story 14th Apr 2015 10:00 AM

NEW business owner Cameron Scott’s love for Nambour has been shaken by brazen thieves.

Love for Nambour shaken by thieves

"The Nook and Cranny is the best thing to come to Nambour in years. I hope the theives are found. I also..."

Commented on a story 13th Apr 2015 1:10 PM

THERE is no doubting the fact that vaccination is a lifesaver.

OUR SAY: Hip pocket hit sends message to anti-vaxxers

"I appreciate your support for childhood immunisation. However I suspect that impying conscientious..."

Commented on a story 13th Apr 2015 10:29 AM

WESTPAC has been ordered to pay Sunshine Coast mayor Mark Jamieson for the loss of hundreds of thousands of dollars during the Global Financial Crisis.

Westpac to pay almost $1 million for Jamieson's GFC loss

"Funny how little we were told about Mr Jamieson before he was elected. His campaign promoted him as an..."

Commented on a story 9th Apr 2015 2:18 PM

THE local indigenous community have taken to Hastings St to protest the Abbott government.

PM Tony Abbott gets the "rockstar" treatment at Noosa

"Warren Truss is only Deputy PM to make Tony Abbott look better. And it doesn't seem to be working. They..."

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