May 2012

Published a story 7th May 2012 4:52 AM

Fire chief fears bushfire season

RURAL firefighters believe the region could be in for a torrid time this bushfire season and are urging landowners to do all they can to reduce fuel hazards.

Published a story 7th May 2012 4:46 AM

Top hatter has an eye on our heads

NEIL Grigg, Australia's leading hat-maker, is coming to Rockhampton to cast an expert eye on the headgear worn by race-goers.

Published a story 7th May 2012 4:40 AM

WORKERS have started to clear vegetation in preparation for the $85 million project that will transform the southern entrance to Rockhampton.

$85m flood fix a short-term hassle

WORKERS have started to clear vegetation in preparation for the $85 million project that will transform the southern entrance to Rockhampton.

Published a story 7th May 2012 4:33 AM

FORMER city council leader Margaret Strelow appears to be edging towards a term as mayor of the Rockhampton region.

Griffin unlikely to bridge gap

FORMER city council leader Margaret Strelow appears to be edging towards a term as mayor of the Rockhampton region.

Published a story 5th May 2012 5:28 AM

THE Electoral Commission has dismissed suggestions there are grounds for a rerun of the Rockhampton mayoral election.

Commission dismisses re-run

THE Electoral Commission has dismissed suggestions there are grounds for a rerun of the Rockhampton mayoral election.

Published a story 5th May 2012 5:07 AM

BILL Ludwig might be facing a CMC code of conduct inquiry, but he says nothing will force him to change the way he represents the public.

CMC inquiry fails to faze Ludwig

BILL Ludwig might be facing a CMC code of conduct inquiry, but he says nothing will force him to change the way he represents the public.

Published a story 4th May 2012 1:18 PM

THEY call themselves the Friends of Mt Archer – a group formed to encourage greater use and better care of Rockhampton's most iconic natural feature.

Friends accused of bad intentions

THEY call themselves the Friends of Mt Archer – a group formed to encourage greater use and better care of Rockhampton's most iconic natural feature.

Published a story 4th May 2012 7:20 AM

MORE people have come forward to question the legality of the mayoral election.

More voters cite poll irregularity

MORE people have come forward to question the legality of the mayoral election.

Published a story 3rd May 2012 7:27 AM

ALTHOUGH he's not yet officially re-elected, senior councillor Stephen Schwarten has vowed to strengthen his ties with constituents.

An 'office without walls'

ALTHOUGH he's not yet officially re-elected, senior councillor Stephen Schwarten has vowed to strengthen his ties with constituents.

Published a story 3rd May 2012 5:43 AM

TWO of Rockhampton's leading young sportsmen have paid tribute to their mother, Shelley Gregory, who was killed in an accident at her home last week.

Mother had endless enthusiasm

TWO of Rockhampton's leading young sportsmen have paid tribute to their mother, Shelley Gregory, who was killed in an accident at her home last week.

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