WOODCHOPPING, stud cattle and equestrian were among a dazzling number of events to dominate the second day of the 2019 Gympie Show.
'Secret' ingredient secures Gympie Show culinary crown, prompts talk of early retirement.
A drop in the number of DV protection orders, breach charges is not reflected on the frontline where a leading Gympie expert says its getting worse.
In good news for Gympie tip users, last month's controversial price hike has been dumped by the council.
Federal hopefuls outline politics for bread-and-butter voters and their thoughts on immigration.
Pollies fire shots over feral animal problem hitting rural areas including Craters Ridge and Tuchekoi.
More than a quarter of the Wide Bay has voted already, but experts say the system is broken and have called for reform as early voting breaks records.
Mayor Mick Curran defends council's financial stability, says planned return to surplus will not involve a big rate rise in the future.
The rate hike facing half the region's ratepayers is being skewed by a handful of properties, staff says.
Wide Bay's federal hopefuls put forth plans to ensure the success of the region's primary production and agriculture.