QLD Health Minister says a State Government takeover of Gladstone Mater would result in a facility that offers a mix of public and private health services.
REPORTS a woman gave birth to her baby on her own at Gladstone Hospital have been labelled as "unsubstantiated” and part of a scaremongering campaign.
Gladstone residents and businesspeople yesterday had a glimpse into what the region could look like by 2030.
FEDERAL Labor is today expected to promise to commit $15 million to buy Gladstone's private hospital, if elected.
CANCER Council Queensland will reveal new statistics today which show the prevalence of the disease within Central Queensland.
MINING giant Rio Tinto has hit back at criticisms it is not using enough Australian crew on its ships.
THE Queensland Government has been urged to take action to prevent more deaths at sea and the exploitation of foreign crews on ships.
SEAFARERS say they need a "lifeline” for the industry to have a future in Australia, with the rise of foreign vessels with crews paid $4 an hour.
HUNDREDS of pieces of workshop equipment and four-wheel drive spare parts are up for auction following the closure of a Gladstone business.
MARITIME workers will rally in Gladstone today to call for a raft of changes to Queensland legislation to help save the state's shipping industry.
Tegan Annett has been a journalist at the Gladstone Observer since 2012. She started as a cadet reporter, while studying at CQUniversity. A Tannum Sands resident since 2005, this year she took on the role as deputy editor.