August 2020

Published a story 14th Aug 2020 6:37 PM

Mother pleads for a rehab facility for her son. ‘They hit that rock bottom, but there’s nowhere to go’

Mum’s ‘heart is broken all the time’ over addict son

Mother pleads for a rehab facility for her son. ‘They hit that rock bottom, but there’s nowhere to go’

Published a story 14th Aug 2020 2:05 PM

Mackay MP Julieanne Gilbert says procedures are in place to prevent transmission.

Ship travels north after positive COVID tests at Abbot Point

Mackay MP Julieanne Gilbert says procedures are in place to prevent transmission.

Voted in a poll 13th Aug 2020 6:51 PM

Published a story 13th Aug 2020 6:00 PM

Expect delays: Road works scheduled explosion to force the closure of Bowen Developmental Rd

WATCH: Explosion to force road closure west of Mackay

Expect delays: Road works scheduled explosion to force the closure of Bowen Developmental Rd

Published a story 12th Aug 2020 7:41 PM

UPDATE: The road was closed for hours as crews attended to people and cleared debris and a massive diesel spill from the road

UPDATE: Highway reopens after trucks and car collide

UPDATE: The road was closed for hours as crews attended to people and cleared debris and a massive diesel spill from the road

Published a story 12th Aug 2020 10:13 AM

Councillors swap barbs over how Mackay can get the ‘the best bang for our buck’ with faded public artworks

Council skips tender for $35,000 artwork repairs

Councillors swap barbs over how Mackay can get the ‘the best bang for our buck’ with faded public artworks

Published a story 11th Aug 2020 8:50 PM

Mackay council remains tight-lipped over potential candidates vying for the chief executive officer role

Mackay council set to replace outgoing CEO

Mackay council remains tight-lipped over potential candidates vying for the chief executive officer role

Published a story 11th Aug 2020 6:31 PM

FULL LIST: Two food businesses have failed health inspections this month. See how your eatery ranked

How safe is your plate? Two eateries fail inspection

FULL LIST: Two food businesses have failed health inspections this month. See how your eatery ranked

Published a story 10th Aug 2020 6:15 PM

Calls for Mackay-based whale watching trips after fishers close encounter with natural wonder.

WATCH: Incredible footage of whales off Mackay’s coast

Calls for Mackay-based whale watching trips after fishers close encounter with natural wonder.

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