THE impact of beach drownings is felt acutely by a community of Coast protectors dedicated to saving those in need.
CCTV consultant Douglas Grant says a new system of 20 cameras for Caloundra's CBD will wirelessly connect up to 360-degree views back to a control point.
The cost of casting an electronic eye over Caloundra is incomparable to the toll borne by a Coast mum grieving the one-punch death of her son.
Here is a breakdown of all Coast councillors' thoughts on new conflict of interest laws and how they effect the way they go about their business.
A major Coast civil construction firm has failed in a bid to clear 23 hectares of bushland at a site where it wants to dig a quarry.
Established Coast business owner Jamie Muggeridge is riding a wave of renewed confidence as he builds a third showroom in a two-block radius.
A failed attempt to kill a deer has angered hinterland residents who are concerned a council eradication program is not bringing animals to a humane end.
Road upgrades are bringing grief to a cluster of Coast businesses upset by a forced land resumption and restricted entry to their precinct.
Former Coast lifesaver Ivan Collins has taken a roll down memory lane to reach the water's edge at his old patrol for the first time in 32 years.
DEVELOPERS of a $32 million aged care facility say environmental sustainability will be a key feature of their Coast project when it opens.
Stuart studied journalism at the University of Southern Queensland in Toowoomba. He worked briefly at Central Queensland News and Warwick Daily News. He has worked as a reporter at The Chronicle since July 2009.