July 2020

Published a story 14th Jul 2020 12:57 AM

New data reveals cutting JobKeeper could impact more than 14,000 jobs and cost Mackay’s economy in excess of $20 million

Shocking $20m impact of JobKeeper in Mackay

New data reveals cutting JobKeeper could impact more than 14,000 jobs and cost Mackay’s economy in excess of $20 million

Published a story 13th Jul 2020 4:36 PM

A restaurateur struggling to find staff says he understands why workers chose the payment as it makes economic sense.

Opting for JobSeeker over work ‘makes economic sense’

A restaurateur struggling to find staff says he understands why workers chose the payment as it makes economic sense.

Published a story 13th Jul 2020 12:54 PM

Traffic will be impacted as work to repair damaged caused by the 2019 monsoon kicks off.

Expect delays on Sarina Range as roadworks start

Traffic will be impacted as work to repair damaged caused by the 2019 monsoon kicks off.

Published a story 13th Jul 2020 7:36 AM

Each day a number of people appear in Mackay courts on a range of different charges.

IN COURT: 70+ to face Mackay courts today

Each day a number of people appear in Mackay courts on a range of different charges.

Published a story 11th Jul 2020 12:42 PM

From a boss watching sport mid interview to an email slamming her resume, a Mackay woman has laid bare the stark reality job seekers face.

Woman shares nightmare post-COVID job search tale

From a boss watching sport mid interview to an email slamming her resume, a Mackay woman has laid bare the stark reality job seekers face.

Published a story 10th Jul 2020 4:07 PM

Tia Gostelow, Clovr, Jack McDougall and Bella Mackenzie to headline a Mackay festival with a twist.

New festival featuring local performers announced

Tia Gostelow, Clovr, Jack McDougall and Bella Mackenzie to headline a Mackay festival with a twist.

Published a story 10th Jul 2020 2:53 PM

Competition heats up for ‘must-win seat’ that spans from the coast to the caves and into coal country.

Local face named as NQ First candidate for Mirani

Competition heats up for ‘must-win seat’ that spans from the coast to the caves and into coal country.

Published a story 10th Jul 2020 10:01 AM

New roadworks will begin at the Sarina Range which underwent a multimillion-dollar repair in 2018.

Range roadworks expected to cause delays

New roadworks will begin at the Sarina Range which underwent a multimillion-dollar repair in 2018.

Published a story 10th Jul 2020 6:56 AM

Each day a number of people appear in Mackay courts. See the full list for Friday, July 10 >>

IN COURT: Everyone due in Mackay courts today

Each day a number of people appear in Mackay courts. See the full list for Friday, July 10 >>

Published a story 9th Jul 2020 6:56 PM

His proposed quid pro quo was slammed by a Labor minister who called it a ‘threat’.

MP supports dole increase under one condition

His proposed quid pro quo was slammed by a Labor minister who called it a ‘threat’.

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