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Adventure-loving doctor joins coronavirus fight

premium_icon Adventure-loving doctor joins coronavirus fight

How a Moranbah doctor traded her hiking boots for a swab kit to prevent a...

Bowen in a ‘great position’ to host new military base

premium_icon Bowen in a ‘great position’ to host new military base

Councillors are lobbying for Bowen to be considered as a potential location for the...

Darwen celebrates 117 years of news

premium_icon Darwen celebrates 117 years of news

Read as Stephen Darwen reflects on more than a century of keeping communities...

Flashback: Bowen’s iconic column Robbo’s News is back

premium_icon Flashback: Bowen’s iconic column Robbo’s News is back

Robbo’s News was an iconic addition to every Bowen Independent, and now he’s back...

Gallery: Bowen Independent front pages through the ages

premium_icon Gallery: Bowen Independent front pages through the ages

To mark the final printed edition, we’ve collated a collection of the most...

One small step for man, one giant leap for NQ

premium_icon One small step for man, one giant leap for NQ

NQ could become the home of private space travel in Australia

Rescue helicopter called as emergency beacon activated

premium_icon Rescue helicopter called as emergency beacon activated

A rescue helicopter was called to Bowen in the early hours of this morning.

Legal wheels turn again in bid to get justice for Rachel

premium_icon Legal wheels turn again in bid to get justice for Rachel

Prosecutors make referral to police over whether Robert Hytch could be charged with...

Whitsunday Paradise plan passes critical hurdle

premium_icon Whitsunday Paradise plan passes critical hurdle

The $1.1 billion development has passed a critical step, however is still awaiting...

Rich supply of seasonal pickers as demand peaks

premium_icon Rich supply of seasonal pickers as demand peaks

Steps to make sure fresh fruit and veges don’t pose a health risk as seasonal...

Four CQ stores to close in Target shutdown

premium_icon Four CQ stores to close in Target shutdown

Target shoppers only have a year left to enjoy their local stores with four stores...

REVEALED: The future of Target Bowen

premium_icon REVEALED: The future of Target Bowen

Target announced yesterday the closure of 53 stores and the conversion of several...

’Welcoming smile and zest for life’: Col Lowcock remembered

premium_icon ’Welcoming smile and zest for life’: Col Lowcock remembered

Just shy of 104, Bowen's Colin Lowcock lived an incredible life.

How many men does it take to carry a half-tonne elephant?

premium_icon How many men does it take to carry a half-tonne elephant?

The elephant has followed Charles Greenhalgh around the world

Dive in: Whitsunday swimming pools to reopen

premium_icon Dive in: Whitsunday swimming pools to reopen

Time to take a dip as pools reopen under the new relaxed restrictions on...

Midnight beach gathering ends in coronavirus fine

premium_icon Midnight beach gathering ends in coronavirus fine

A 22-year-old has been slapped with a $1334 fine for ignoring coronavirus...

Man suffers serious injury in Whitsundays fall

premium_icon Man suffers serious injury in Whitsundays fall

It was reported the man fell several metres into a ditch.

Expect delays as highway works to slow traffic

premium_icon Expect delays as highway works to slow traffic

Drivers should expect delays as the Bruce Highway gets a facelift.

Restrictions cause ‘downturn’ in rescue missions

premium_icon Restrictions cause ‘downturn’ in rescue missions

But demand could spike Mackay district’s rescue services as Covid-19 rules ease

‘No current plans’ for 5G technology in the Whitsundays

premium_icon ‘No current plans’ for 5G technology in the Whitsundays

Telstra said they were reviewing plans for the future while one concerned residents...

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