August 2015

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ALMOST every week on the Sunshine Coast, someone is pricked with a discarded needle.

Alarming spike in rate of jabs from discarded needles

"No need for any of this since the invention of the self-retracting needle hypodermic. These others..."

Commented on a story 23rd Aug 2015 9:11 AM

ALEK Skarlatos must have thought the danger from Kalashnikov-wielding gunmen was behind him.

French train heroes tell about beating up terrorist

"You left out the best bit. They held him and beat him until he fell unconscious. The moral of the..."

Commented on a story 21st Aug 2015 5:20 PM

IF YOU have a spare $100,000 lining your back pocket, and have oodles of time to kill, it might be worth a trip to the Rockhampton Showgrounds today.

Caravans offer life of luxury for Australian holidaying

"For anyone wanting to see more of our beautiful country, I can think of better ways of spending..."

Commented on a story 21st Aug 2015 8:53 AM

MARKETING issues and lack of confidence are two major topics concerning businesses in Central Queensland, but one group plans to tackle those issues head-on.

Lack of confidence top business issue

"Here's one for your business forum Mr. Pearce. A few weeks ago, I was in the market for a new car..."

Commented on a story 21st Aug 2015 8:39 AM

TENNIS: It seems the recent sledging controversy in his match against Stan Wawrinka in Montreal is set to follow young Australian Nick Kyrgios to the US Open.

Kyrgios not on discussion list for Wawrinka

"Another loud mouthed spoilt Aussie brat. Just what we need"

Commented on a story 20th Aug 2015 4:40 PM

Some are concerned over reforms to Australian Post which they say will increase prices and make the service slower for CQ residents

Australia Post denies union claims over reforms

"Maybe Mr. Ahmed Fahour can explain how a 50% rise in price, and a 200% increase in delivery times, are..."

Commented on a story 20th Aug 2015 4:34 PM

Some are concerned over reforms to Australian Post which they say will increase prices and make the service slower for CQ residents

Australia Post denies union claims over reforms

""I wonder what it will take for the unions to be consistent in their condemnation of government actions..."

Commented on a story 19th Aug 2015 3:02 PM

QUEENSLAND has the Big Pineapple. Rockhampton has the big bulls. Now Gracemere has the big G.

G marks the Industry Park spot along the Capricorn Highway

"Does the "G" represent Gracemere or Gibb Group?"

Commented on a story 19th Aug 2015 2:01 PM

FORGET drink driving, drug driving seems to be the offence of choice for Central Queensland motorists of late.

Recent rise in drug drivers across Capricornia

"What you think is not relevant. It's what the law thinks. If you don't like it, stay off the pot. ..."

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