March 2015

Commented on a story 20th Mar 2015 7:42 PM

MORE protection is needed to reduce the impact of climate change on the Great Barrier Reef, a major international study on three World Heritage sites shows.

Australia failing in "stewardship" of Great Barrier Reef

"Mother nature alone is doing a pretty good job...these cyclones are giving it a pounding and the damage..."

Commented on a story 20th Mar 2015 7:41 PM

ROCKHAMPTON Mayor Margaret Strelow has confirmed she will consider nominating to become Labor’s candidate for Capricornia at the next federal election.

Strelow says she’ll look at federal tilt against Landry

"I agree Michelle has done a wonderful job...getting in and mixing with everyone to co-ordinate Federal..."

Commented on a story 12th Mar 2015 10:07 PM

<strong>UPDATE</strong> CYCLONE Nathan is expected to move away from the far north Queensland coastline but towns are being urged to stay vigilant.

Worst of Cyclone Nathan may not strike Qld coastline

"We have had over 15 cyclones since recording which have developed in the Pacific after April and..."

February 2015

Commented on a story 9th Feb 2015 2:41 PM

CAHHS executives are investigating reports some inpatients in the mental health unit have been seriously assaulting staff members for more than a week.

Reports of mental health inmates assaulting staff

"Having worked in a security section of mental health staff are well aware of the risks or so they..."

Commented on a story 2nd Feb 2015 3:18 PM

PETER Wellington won’t work with the LNP in the new state parliament if former Jeff Seeney and Jarrod Bleijie remain in the LNP’s leadership team.

Wellington is keen to right the LNP wrongs

"Really then tell me why police say it has made their work much easier and getting the convictions on..."

January 2015

Commented on a story 31st Jan 2015 2:33 PM

<strong> FRIDAY 9.45AM: </strong> OVER 190 votes have been submitted so far for this poll about what is the biggest issue for voters in this State Election.

POLL: indicates asset privatisation biggest issue for voters

"Governments run facilities are always inefficient and a higher cost to the government and the tax..."

Commented on a story 31st Jan 2015 11:21 AM

IF the approval of a boutique gaming licence will speed up the completion of Great Keppel Island’s development then Brittany Lauga will support it.

ELECTION 2015: Casino ok if Great Keppel revamp is quicker

"They missed out in the last bid for license and in Sept 2014 Government looking at reopening the..."

Commented on a story 31st Jan 2015 10:40 AM

LOCAL commercial anglers will be kept out of the Fitzroy River and Keppel Bay areas but are in line for a share of $10million compensation under an ALP plan.

ELECTION 2015: $10m ALP plan creates fishing mecca

"Well given the LNP have just finished taking offers for voluntary buy back of nets ...but can't make a..."

Commented on a story 31st Jan 2015 10:37 AM

THE father of a young man who was tragically killed at work has expressed his disappointment the LNP won’t commit to supporting a victims’ families forum.

ELECTION 2015: Father of killed worker disappointed at LNP

""However, the LNP said in an email it couldn't "enter into discussions or make the necessary decisions"..."

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