May 2017

Commented on a story 23rd May 2017 9:40 AM

A Transport and Main Roads spokesperson has confirmed the slightly earlier completion, weather permitting.

Tinana interchange set for earlier completion

"Speed and lack of attention was the main cause of the many accidents coming in off the Bruce highway..."

Commented on a story 20th May 2017 10:26 AM

Residents have been warned of a sophisticated scam which has been resurrected to great effect, ripping victims off tens of thousands of dollars.

Residents warned as scammers rip off $60k in super

"We understand these scams, but a lot of people aren't aware of them, if you know any elderly person who..."

Commented on a story 19th May 2017 11:13 AM

Penalty rates should be their reward for sacrificing a normal life.

Penalty rates are workers' reward

"I can understand the need for penalty rates, work x number of hours and get paid for x number of extra..."

Commented on a story 17th May 2017 1:12 PM

Man's best friends will take up paws this Sunday as the Million Paws Walk kicks off at Seafront Oval Hervey Bay.

Pawfect day for a walk with a cause

"The FCRC has guide lines to help people with unwanted cats entering their properties, owners have the..."

Commented on a story 16th May 2017 3:08 PM

Do you know it’s the law to keep your cat contained to your property and you risk fines of up to $2,000 if you don’t comply?

Hefty fines for those who don't control their cats

"It's ok to talk about what you are going to do, I am quite sure you have had ample complaints, and up..."

Commented on a story 16th May 2017 9:39 AM

LONG-time Sunshine Coast rail advocate Jeff Addison believes talk of a bullet train linking the Gold Coast, Brisbane, Sunshine Coast and Wide Bay is a fantasy.

320kmh Coast bullet train a 'pie in the sky' with potential

"Imagine a 8 laned highway from Brisbane to Cairns, 4 each side, nice well kept garden separating the 4..."

Commented on a story 13th May 2017 11:39 AM

TWO Maryborough streets will be closed from May 16 as the Fraser Coast Regional Council commences a renewal of a water main.

ROADWORKS: Water main repairs to start on Walker St

"Our street had work carried out for 3 or 4 day, 3 light trucks, 1 caravan type thing for parts and..."

Commented on a story 13th May 2017 11:29 AM

Australia's most notorious Islamic State terrorist will be brought back to Australia after being arrested in Turkey.

Aussie ISIS terrorist to be brought home to face charges

"Cancel his aussie pass port, and leave him there in limbo, if the smart govt brings him back here..."

Commented on a story 11th May 2017 8:07 PM

Deceptive email tricking thousands out of their cash.

Tens of thousands hit by fake bill scam

"Yes Robert, I'm the same, no paper bill I ignore and get on with life, but I also feel that we the..."

Commented on a story 11th May 2017 9:51 AM

Sarah and Daniel Walker would still be alive if the Bruce Highway between Torbanlea and Gympie had been four lanes, says their grieving friend Nick Channells.

'My friend would be alive if the highway was four lanes'

"A good statement, but, we don't know cause of the accident, fatigue, speed or a mixture of both, take..."

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