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UNDER WAY: Cane harvesting is now happening across the Pioneer Valley

Premium Content UNDER WAY: Cane harvesting is now...

Watch out for cane trains as harvesting is now under way across the Mackay region.

The only place on the planet you can rainforest scuba

Premium Content The only place on the planet you can rainforest scuba

Finch Hatton unique dive experience gets you up close to the shy platypus

Mackay growers dominate Aussie sugarcane production

Premium Content Mackay growers dominate Aussie sugarcane production

We’ve earned our Sugar City title, with a quarter of the nation’s sugarcane...

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.

Tragic death of 12yo rocks 'close-knit' Valley community

Premium Content Tragic death of 12yo rocks 'close-knit' Valley community

Close-knit Pioneer Valley community devastated by death of 12-year-old girl

SMOG: The towns breathing in the smoke and dust

Premium Content SMOG: The towns breathing in the smoke and dust

Fires burning across the region have blasted smoke and dust into the sky, reducing...

Nine injured in bus rollover

Premium Content Nine injured in bus rollover

Paramedics have responded to the Pioneer Valley accident

Quiet community hit by 350 per cent rise in crime

Premium Content Quiet community hit by 350 per cent rise in crime

Residents fleeing town after a series of brazen break-ins

This home-grown product has hit the major supermarkets

Premium Content This home-grown product has hit the major supermarkets

Mackay region family business now selling in a major supermarket

VINTAGE RIDES: Our oldest cars revealed

Premium Content VINTAGE RIDES: Our oldest cars revealed

Passion for petrol unites the thousands of classic car owners

Family's final bid to save vital business

Premium Content Family's final bid to save vital business

Victims of crime hope the area's only service station will be saved

Criminals on a shopping spree devastate family business

Premium Content Criminals on a shopping spree devastate family business

'The stress of it all was going to put me in an early grave'

Undefeated clubs set for a showdown

Premium Content Undefeated clubs set for a showdown

Division one pennants decider coming up in Proserpine

Premium Content FROM THE SKY: Finch Hatton five...

In late November residents in the Pioneer Valley were evacuated due to bushfires.

Cannonvale Cannons impress at Pioneer Valley meet

Cannonvale Cannons impress at Pioneer Valley meet

Marvellous efforts at Mirani.

Ashes of Mackay couple handed in to Victoria Police

Ashes of Mackay couple handed in to Victoria Police

Cremated remains of a Mackay couple have been handed in

Young girl struck by lightning in Pioneer Valley

Young girl struck by lightning in Pioneer Valley

She was taken to the Mackay Base Hospital for treatment

Fighting fires 'as hard on gear as it is on people'

Fighting fires 'as hard on gear as it is on people'

Mechanics are the 'unsung heroes' of this weeks fires

10 crews working to protect structures at Kinchant Dam fire

10 crews working to protect structures at Kinchant Dam fire

Crews have been tasked to respond to a fire near Kinchant Dam

WATCH: Tourist snaps platypuses mating at Eungella

WATCH: Tourist snaps platypuses mating at Eungella

Italian tourist captures highly sought after footage

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