Magistrate bids farewell

Magistrate bids farewell

Proserpine and Bowen magistrate leaves

Marketing boost for Whitsundays

Marketing boost for Whitsundays

The Whitsundays has seen a generous marketing boost.

Blues Blowout set to ring in the New Year

Blues Blowout set to ring in the New Year

Blues Blowout set to ring in the New Year


Fiery head on crash closes highway

Fiery head on crash closes highway

A FIERY head on crash has closed the Bruce Highway in both directions as emergency services rush to the scene.

Letters hand-delivered to the office of state MP

Letters hand-delivered to the office of state MP

Eight letters were hand-delivered to Member for Whitsunday Jason Costigan's office by community members.

Drink driving fine

Drink driving fine

Man fined after drinking a beer while driving.

The Voice winner ready for trip to Airlie

The Voice winner ready for trip to Airlie

Sam Perry will be bringing his Sam Perry Not a DJ tour to Airlie Beach this week.

Severe weather warning for Whitsundays cancelled

Severe weather warning for Whitsundays cancelled

The severe weather warning for the Whitsundays and Central Coast was cancelled on Sunday night.


Whitsunday music teacher to perform at world premiere

Whitsunday music teacher to perform at world premiere

Instrumental music teacher Idris Harries will be jetting off to the United Kingdom on Saturday to perform the world premiere of a clarinet concerto.

Truck driver's act of kindness goes viral

Truck driver's act of kindness goes viral

A Facebook post, thanking a truck driver for guiding a couple through heavy rain in Proserpine, has gone viral on social media.

Drink driving with no licence

Drink driving with no licence

Man caught driving on suspended driver's licence fined.

Burnouts shred two car tyres

Burnouts shred two car tyres

Man found guilty of wilfully making unecessary noise or smoke.

Pop goes the python

Pop goes the python

A "cheeky, little spotted python” surprised Jubilee Pocket woman Marlene Manto when he popped out of her bathtub plughole last Tuesday night.

There is a chance Owen could reform again in the Coral Sea

There is a chance Owen could reform again in the Coral Sea

BOM data shows three other cyclones have followed that pattern

How to sell your home in a week

How to sell your home in a week

THESE are the Queensland suburbs where homes sold within a week.

Cyclone Owen to wreak havoc with up to 400mm of rain

Cyclone Owen to wreak havoc with up to 400mm of rain

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Boxer Maddern tastes national title glory

Bowen export Cooper Maddern has boxed his way to a national title.

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Wet weather thwarted the working bee at Prossie Bowls Club.

Brahmans' Tye down new coach

Brahmans' Tye down new coach

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    Ugly scenes at Gold Coast theme park

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    WATCH: Cyclone Owen flooding properties as it crosses Qld

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          Home to three generations sells at auction

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          Dad’s sweet plea for son with Aspergers

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          First drive of Ford’s family-friendly, full-sized Endura SUV

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