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Tide slowly turning in solving mayor’s wavelet mystery

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The ‘wavelets’ mystery has engaged the Mackay community and there are now whispers...

From the Whitsunday Times editor’s desk

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Check out the live debate on our website today as the Premier and Opposition Leader...

From the Editor’s Desk: Burdekin election debate

From the Editor’s Desk: Burdekin election debate

The Daily Mercury is tomorrow bringing you a local debate. Here’s how you can get...

From the Daily Mercury Editor’s Desk

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It’s been a week full of accolades for our sporting stars, but our livestreamed...

From the Daily Mercury Editor’s Desk

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The charitable spirit in Mackay seems stronger than many places I have lived over...

From the Daily Mercury Editor’s Desk

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I sat down at a table. At a restaurant. I was served food. With other people...

COVID-19: Young mum shows how kindness will save our elderly

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Sad but heartwarming story from the heart of Gympie shows the reason we should all...

OPINION: Why are we failing our children?

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Trainwreck thieving teens today were doomed by Government's failure

It's time we all had a good talk about bullying

It's time we all had a good talk about bullying

Dolly Everett's story has touched many hearts across the country