KEN O'Dowd, federal member for Flynn stands by the government's private healthcare initiatives, despite warnings the system is at risk of a "death spiral”.
The NSW Supreme Court has dashed Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal's hopes of recovering millions in debt it claimed it was owed by New Hope Corporation.
CONCERNS have been raised about the impact a Rio Tinto Yarwun development could have on the region's koala population.
GLADSTONE Ports Corporation has had its biggest year for exports ever, buoyed by record shipments of coal and liquefied natural gas.
A LABOR senator has demanded a review of the detainment of a Biloela family, as concerns following the hospitalisation of the two-year-old daughter last week.
ONE property has been forcibly sold due to unpaid rates by the Gladstone Regional Council, after warnings were issued in February.
A NEW domestic gas deal has industry supporters appladuing APLNG and has led to further calls for increased gas exploration.
WITH the aim of making hydrogen the "next LNG”, the Federal Government has released consultation papers for its National Hydrogen Strategy.
'Involvement in the relay is a practical way to support patients and their families by raising funds while having fun'
GLADSTONE boaties are being urged to take safety at sea seriously, following the release of a report that found there were 69 incidents in the region.
Tegan Annett has been a journalist at the Gladstone Observer since 2012. She started as a cadet reporter, while studying at CQUniversity. A Tannum Sands resident since 2005, this year she took on the role as deputy editor.