February 2019

Published a story 18th Feb 2019 4:07 PM

'(It is) a true testament to the hard work the students and teachers have dedicated over their time at Toolooa'

'Very proud': Toolooa SHS' success with OP results

'(It is) a true testament to the hard work the students and teachers have dedicated over their time at Toolooa'

Published a story 18th Feb 2019 1:27 PM

Gladstone's anglers have had a massive week of fishing with over 20 photos submitted

CATCHES OF THE WEEK: A variety of species on show

Gladstone's anglers have had a massive week of fishing with over 20 photos submitted

Published a story 18th Feb 2019 10:15 AM

More than 300 proud cat owners across the Gladstone region submitted photos to <em>The Observer</em>.

GALLERY: 101 of Gladstone's adorable felines

More than 300 proud cat owners across the Gladstone region submitted photos to The Observer.

Published a story 17th Feb 2019 8:42 AM

One Gladstone high school was ranked in the top 20 of Queensland schools with high-achieving OP graduates

OP SCORES: Find out how Gladstone schools ranked

One Gladstone high school was ranked in the top 20 of Queensland schools with high-achieving OP graduates

Published a story 15th Feb 2019 5:23 PM

THURSDAY was a horrific day on Gladstone Region's roads with three separate motor vehicle accidents and two fatalities.

'Responsibility to ourselves': Recent crashes prompt warning

THURSDAY was a horrific day on Gladstone Region's roads with three separate motor vehicle accidents and two fatalities.

Published a story 15th Feb 2019 1:42 PM

Readers of <em>The Observer</em> submitted photos of last night's severe thunderstorm.

YOUR PHOTOS: Stunning shots of severe storm

Readers of The Observer submitted photos of last night's severe thunderstorm.

Published a story 15th Feb 2019 11:30 AM

The radar site gauge recorded 16mm of rain, while the airport recorded 17mm.

WEATHER: Find out if we will see more storms today

The radar site gauge recorded 16mm of rain, while the airport recorded 17mm.

Published a story 15th Feb 2019 7:31 AM

The crash occured 4kms near the Calliope crossroads last night.

Man in hospital after car crashes into tree at Calliope

The crash occured 4kms near the Calliope crossroads last night.

Published a story 14th Feb 2019 4:12 PM

The Bureau issued the severe thunderstorm warning at around 3.30pm.

WEATHER: Storm warning issued for parts of region

The Bureau issued the severe thunderstorm warning at around 3.30pm.

Published a story 14th Feb 2019 2:00 PM

New data has been released by the Australian Financial Security Authority from last quarter of 2018.

Business insolvencies on the increase in Gladstone

New data has been released by the Australian Financial Security Authority from last quarter of 2018.

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Mark Zita is a digital producer and reporter for The Observer. A primary school teacher for four years, he decided to chase his dream career. Prior to working in Gladstone, Mark was an associate producer for Seven News Brisbane, where he oversaw news updates and co-produced the 4pm news bulletin. Mark likes to write stories about education, transportation, technology and weather.