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CASUALTY: Shortly after this photo was taken, this boat hit the rocks at the Whitsunday Sailing Club. Photo by David Cranson.

Region drenched as Cyclone Ita hits

THE Whitsunday region copped a drenching from Tropical Cyclone Ita which arrived on Sunday, April 13.

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Residents rally in the rain

ABOUT 200 people braved the onset of Tropical Cyclone Ita to join wildlife warrior Bob Irwin at Sunday’s Rally for the Reef in Airlie Beach.

Cr John Collins speaks out

COUNCILLOR John Collins, made an impassioned plea at last week’s Whitsunday Regional Council meeting, for residents to let councillors get on with their jobs.

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A couple of retirees relaxing and catching a tan at Kawana Photo: Brett Wortman / Sunshine Coast Daily

Retirement uncertainty leaves business owner in limbo

HAVING the security of owning a business has done little to quell the fear John Mack holds for life after retirement.

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