May 2015

Commented on a story 22nd May 2015 3:15 PM

FOR almost two decades Damian McNamee has been the experienced, well-loved face behind Andergrove Home Hardware.

Hardware giants move into Mackay, cost owner his business

"Ironically, Woolworth's is now blowing $10M annually on each Masters outlet to compete against..."

Commented on a story 13th May 2015 1:18 PM

OUT-of town workers who drive or fly into parts of regional Queensland will be forced to pour more of their income into the government purse.

Government cracks down on FIFO and DIDO incentive

"If it wasn't for the conservative leaning media giving favourable consideration to the Federal..."

Commented on a story 7th May 2015 8:36 PM

AN UNAPOLOGETIC Jim Pearce has refused to back down from his attacks on the mining industry as he comes under fire from the state’s peak resources body.

Mirani MP under fire for attack on mining industry

"Jimmy is indeed representing the people living in the Seat of Mirani. If you haven't noticed most..."

Commented on a story 7th May 2015 8:35 PM

AN UNAPOLOGETIC Jim Pearce has refused to back down from his attacks on the mining industry as he comes under fire from the state’s peak resources body.

Mirani MP under fire for attack on mining industry

"Give you a hint - Jimmy is top shelf quality... .... as you allege, if the CFMEU indeed bought and..."

Commented on a story 7th May 2015 8:34 PM

Commented on a story 7th May 2015 8:34 PM

AN UNAPOLOGETIC Jim Pearce has refused to back down from his attacks on the mining industry as he comes under fire from the state’s peak resources body.

Mirani MP under fire for attack on mining industry

"There is nothing wrong with roads, rather the issue comes down to people like yourself that that..."

Commented on a story 7th May 2015 8:33 PM

AN UNAPOLOGETIC Jim Pearce has refused to back down from his attacks on the mining industry as he comes under fire from the state’s peak resources body.

Mirani MP under fire for attack on mining industry

"Get real Gary, back in 60's and 70's, and well into the 80's mining wages were not that much higher..."

Commented on a story 7th May 2015 8:32 PM

Commented on a story 4th May 2015 3:51 PM

A POWERFUL campaign to protect regional jobs from 100% fly-in, fly-out rosters is an example of the great things achieved by regional newspapers.

Our fight for workers now part of national campaign

"Mackay was never a mining town until it was complicit in ripping the guts out of the genuine local..."

March 2015

Commented on a story 7th Mar 2015 11:14 AM

THE Mackay region lost two of its hardened political warriors with the resignations of Ted Malone and Tim Mulherin after two decades.

Tim and Ted ready to enjoy their life outside of politics

"Would you rather like a couple of mining industry stouges..."

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