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Soulmates of 67 years die within four days of each other

premium_icon Soulmates of 67 years die within four days of each other

Shirley and Roy McLean remained together in life and death.

BONES FIND: Inside the crime scene on Pioneer River

premium_icon BONES FIND: Inside the crime scene on Pioneer River

Timeline of how bones were found to what police will be looking into

Skull among bones found on Pioneer River bank

premium_icon Skull among bones found on Pioneer River bank

A crime scene has been declared as police guard the scene

Hero's welcome home for our returned firefighters

premium_icon Hero's welcome home for our returned firefighters

Bittersweet moment as firefighters return from NSW inferno. ‘It just about brings a...

Mackay mum tells of horror Bruce Highway fatality

premium_icon Mackay mum tells of horror Bruce Highway fatality

Man killed in single vehicle rollover near Proserpine

Five fishermen shipwrecked on reef

premium_icon Five fishermen shipwrecked on reef

A professional fishing boat has been wrecked in a storm, 104 nautical miles east of...

Teens seriously injured in crash airlifted to Townsville

premium_icon Teens seriously injured in crash airlifted to Townsville

Two boys are being treated for serious injuries after a motorcycle and ATV crash...

Sick sailor on bulk carrier to be rescued from Hay Point

premium_icon Sick sailor on bulk carrier to be rescued from Hay Point

Rescue crews are flying to a bulk carrier off Hay Point to rescue a sailor.

Man headbutted by bull suffers serious injuries

premium_icon Man headbutted by bull suffers serious injuries

Cattleman who was headbutted by a bull and thrown into a steel fence remains in...

How to find the cheapest fuel in the region

premium_icon How to find the cheapest fuel in the region

Picking the right petrol pump could save you some real cash. Here are the cheapest...

Brigades battle for survival over blue card fight

premium_icon Brigades battle for survival over blue card fight

Most Mackay region volunteer fireys have not applied for a blue card

The bride shivered on her big day

premium_icon The bride shivered on her big day

A winter wedding with the snow falling sounds more romantic than it really was for...

WORLD CUP GLORY: Our young riders galloping to France

premium_icon WORLD CUP GLORY: Our young riders galloping to France

Eight players from the Whitsundays and Mackay will represent Australia in...

WATCH: Brazen bandits smash way into town’s shop

premium_icon WATCH: Brazen bandits smash way into town’s shop

Two men, one holding an axe and another a small hammer, broke into a Pioneer Valley...

Campers lend helping hand to lost baby turtles

premium_icon Campers lend helping hand to lost baby turtles

Campers rescued two confused baby turtles after they tried to go bushwalking...

Watson finds a furrever home after a miracle recovery

premium_icon Watson finds a furrever home after a miracle recovery

WARNING GRAPHIC IMAGES: See the dramatic transformation of a puppy rescued from...

A python in the potty and a serpent spray tan

premium_icon A python in the potty and a serpent spray tan

Silly season for snake catchers discovering pythons in odd places

Bowen’s ‘grand lady’ dies at 104

premium_icon Bowen’s ‘grand lady’ dies at 104

Born in Mackay in 1915, Phyllis Comrie died in Bowen in December

Fireys reject ‘dash for cash’ to protect their culture

premium_icon Fireys reject ‘dash for cash’ to protect their culture

‘I don’t work for the government, I work for my community’.

Man surrenders to police after tense six-hour standoff

premium_icon Man surrenders to police after tense six-hour standoff

Man yelled at police: 'You want a shoot out then? Then let's go."

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