February 2019

Published a story 19th Feb 2019 11:33 PM

Curly Tatnell says it could be the end of the hardwood timber industry on the Fraser Coast if a major forestry agreement isn't renwed

END OF THE TIMBER TRADE: hardwood industry faces uncertainty

Curly Tatnell says it could be the end of the hardwood timber industry on the Fraser Coast if a major forestry agreement isn't renwed

Published a story 19th Feb 2019 4:38 PM

The young Fraser Coast paralympian will have his name up in lights as he takes on some of the world's best athletes at the Special Olympics World Summer Games

OLYMPIC CHAMP: Brady to star in Special Olympics

The young Fraser Coast paralympian will have his name up in lights as he takes on some of the world's best athletes at the Special Olympics World Summer Games

Published a story 19th Feb 2019 4:27 PM

A major project to ease flooding in Howard and improve access to the CBD during storms will soon get underway

Major drainage project to ease flood woes in Howard

A major project to ease flooding in Howard and improve access to the CBD during storms will soon get underway

Published a story 19th Feb 2019 3:35 PM

Rapidly dropping dam levels and record water consumption has prompted the council to warn residents about conserving water during the Fraser Coast's dry spell

Coast dam levels dropping '1-2 per cent' each week: council

Rapidly dropping dam levels and record water consumption has prompted the council to warn residents about conserving water during the Fraser Coast's dry spell

Published a story 18th Feb 2019 11:07 PM

Maryborough State High School ranked 84th out of more than 500 schools across the state for its percentage of students who achieved an OP rank of 1-5

Heritage City's high school punches above its weight

Maryborough State High School ranked 84th out of more than 500 schools across the state for its percentage of students who achieved an OP rank of 1-5

Published a story 18th Feb 2019 12:00 PM

Concept designs of Hyne Timber's impressive glue laminated plant have been revealed as construction of the $20 million project gets underway

Construction starts on $20M Hyne Timber M'boro plant

Concept designs of Hyne Timber's impressive glue laminated plant have been revealed as construction of the $20 million project gets underway

Published a story 15th Feb 2019 10:57 PM

With the first stage of the ambitious Sports Precinct now complete, these athleteswill be among the first to play on the premier sport grounds from today

WE HAVE KICK OFF: Sports Precinct officially opens today

With the first stage of the ambitious Sports Precinct now complete, these athleteswill be among the first to play on the premier sport grounds from today

Published a story 15th Feb 2019 6:16 PM

Ministers at state and federal levels have provided mixed responses to renewed calls for a pipeline to be built from Paradise Dam to the Maryborough region

Mixed feelings for pipeline plans from Paradise Dam

Ministers at state and federal levels have provided mixed responses to renewed calls for a pipeline to be built from Paradise Dam to the Maryborough region

Published a story 13th Feb 2019 11:27 PM

With truckloads of donations going to the needy up north, it's been a busy few days for Sharon Farrow as she helps pack thousands of gifts

Woman's donation drive to help Townsville flood victims

With truckloads of donations going to the needy up north, it's been a busy few days for Sharon Farrow as she helps pack thousands of gifts

Published a story 13th Feb 2019 11:24 PM

A new policy, which comes into effect today, will mean future developments in places like the Maryborough CBD would incur no infrastructure charges

Bold plan to foster jobs in region's CBDs, rural towns

A new policy, which comes into effect today, will mean future developments in places like the Maryborough CBD would incur no infrastructure charges

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