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‘Big boom’ coming for CQ town as work starts on new mine

Premium Content ‘Big boom’ coming for CQ town as work starts on new mine

‘Most companies at the moment are backing a recovery of the coal market and a...

Dad jailed for sixth high-range drink driving bust

Premium Content Dad jailed for sixth high-range drink driving bust

Father jailed for his sixth high-range drink driving offence

Horse rider cops fine for knocking down protester

Premium Content Horse rider cops fine for knocking down protester

He caused havoc when he exited the Clermont Showgrounds, leaving a woman in her 60s...

When production could start on $1.5B CQ mega mine

Premium Content When production could start on $1.5B CQ mega mine

The project could support up to 2350 jobs if approved.

Ex-Emerald resident defying doctor’s diagnosis

Premium Content Ex-Emerald resident defying doctor’s diagnosis

Dad's determination comes from his desire to continue helping his loved ones

How Mackay stayed warm during the historic freeze

Premium Content How Mackay stayed warm during the historic freeze

Winter is coming and it’s adorable. Check out our gallery of 150+ pics from the...

Four CQ stores to close in Target shutdown

Premium Content Four CQ stores to close in Target shutdown

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

‘Serious danger to community’: Man’s heinous act on child

Premium Content ‘Serious danger to community’: Man’s heinous act on child

A sex offender described as a “serious danger to the community” has been jailed on...

Butcher adapts with drive-through service

Premium Content Butcher adapts with drive-through service

Customers can shop without leaving the comfort of their cars

CQ support services predict rise in homelessness

Premium Content CQ support services predict rise in homelessness

Casual employees, small business owners and the homeless at risk

Man bitten by snake at home in the Central Highlands

Premium Content Man bitten by snake at home in the Central Highlands

It is believed the snake bit the man on his lower limb.

Central West rain brings CQ rivers back to life

Premium Content Central West rain brings CQ rivers back to life

Rivers are flowing and dams are rising after heavy weekend falls.

Dad of three killed in double fatality a 'true legend'

Premium Content Dad of three killed in double fatality a 'true legend'

“I promise I’ll do the best to be the greatest parents to our two boys"

DOUBLE TRAGEDY: Teen dies in hospital after CQ crash

Premium Content DOUBLE TRAGEDY: Teen dies in hospital after CQ crash

Both occupants were ejected from the vehicle.

Isaac mine applies to double in size, employ hundreds

Premium Content Isaac mine applies to double in size, employ hundreds

Criticallly endangered plant, animal species identified in draft report

Fairbairn Dam drops below 10 per cent capacity

Premium Content Fairbairn Dam drops below 10 per cent capacity

Despite the rain across much of the region, Emerald’s dam has reached an all-time...

WATCH: Illegal fishers in a pinch as vessel crushed

Premium Content WATCH: Illegal fishers in a pinch as vessel crushed

Covert surveillance busts open black market fisheries syndicate

Boy killed, girl fighting for life in 'stolen car' rollover

Premium Content Boy killed, girl fighting for life in 'stolen car' rollover

A 17-year-old boy has been killed and a 15-year-old girl left in a critical...

Mum got upset over 'house falling apart' and dialled 000

Premium Content Mum got upset over 'house falling apart' and dialled 000

A CQ woman whose home was "falling apart" called 000 three times and abused the...

Wild weather delivers brief reprieve

Premium Content Wild weather delivers brief reprieve

Storms bring hail and first drop of rain in months to parched region.

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