July 2018

Commented on a story 18th Jul 2018 1:54 PM

General rates to rise as council finally passes 2018/19 budget

EXPLAINED: What the 2018/19 Mackay budget means for you

"What people are ignorant of is the fact that every boom has a bust."

Commented on a story 18th Jul 2018 1:17 PM

General rates to rise as council finally passes 2018/19 budget

EXPLAINED: What the 2018/19 Mackay budget means for you

"As a general rates payer, does this mean spirited MRC who have lowered the originally proposed rate..."

Commented on a story 17th Jul 2018 11:59 AM

SCHOOL girls must be able to choose to wear pants or shorts under a new state-wide student dress code.

More options for girls in state-wide school uniform code

"Check our the 7.30 Report from last night and the wonderful work an Australian lass is doing in Uganda..."

Commented on a story 14th Jul 2018 12:50 PM

Paul Murray: There's a hole in our tax system worth billions

"Paul Murray for the $8.7 billion quoted that the government will miss out on in tax because people..."

Commented on a story 9th Jul 2018 2:54 PM

"THE arguments people put up against a north Queensland state ... would've been the same arguments people put up to keep us with New South Wales."

Dawson MP reignites campaign for new state in north QLD

"The latest saga of Member for Dawson, George Christensen, in political campaign mode. What..."

Commented on a story 6th Jul 2018 6:54 PM

Child psychologist urges schools to look for and fix underlying problems driving the behavior of bad kids before expelling them

Thousands of violent kids kicked out of our schools

"So many of these students are abusive and disruptive but the reason for this is that they are wanting..."

Commented on a story 6th Jul 2018 6:48 PM

The organiser is currently looking for a motley crew of 16 matriarchs to join her on the high seas, with the charter voyage running from the morning of the 25th of October to the 28th.

It's no blokes allowed on this luxury fishing charter

"Great idea and hope it expands to all industries with women only shifts."

Commented on a story 4th Jul 2018 12:31 PM

JOE Hildebrand was prepared to defend David Leyonhjelm, until the foul-mouthed senator made one big mistake.

Moment foul-mouthed senator crossed the line

"Aside from the issue in question, politicians have been elected to represent and serve the people and..."

Commented on a story 4th Jul 2018 12:31 PM

LNP's politicians say 'it's time for Labor to end its war on coal'

CQ coal mines boom as coal heads towards being top earner

"When Coalavan and Landry stop living the high life and come back down to earth, they may remember that..."

Commented on a story 3rd Jul 2018 1:56 PM

Teachers play a pivotal role in shaping our children, but parents often run them down. We should lighten their load by being better parents: Angela Mollard.

It’s shameful how we treat teachers

"The behaviour of children starts with responsible parenting first and foremost. And let not the..."

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