January 2016

Commented on a story 9th Jan 2016 8:49 AM

IF you ever wanted a visual demonstration of the need to slow down on wet, oily roads, here it is.

WATCH: P-plate driver loses control on wet, oily road

"Wonder if the tyres were a part of this problem, and maybe a bit of speed also involved, wet oily roads..."

Commented on a story 7th Jan 2016 8:09 AM

RACQ ROADSIDE assistance patrol men and women are expected to be kept busy this year if last year’s figures are anything to go by.

More than 900,000 calls made to RACQ in 2015

"2117 service calls for 425 units, some would have less some would have had more, I feel these figures..."

Commented on a story 7th Jan 2016 8:06 AM

AN OPERATOR of 20 childcare centres across regional Queensland has promised to allow unvaccinated children into the centres.

Child care centre vows to take unvaccinated kids

"so if the parents of unvaccinated children are allowed to be cared for , and the parents lose the..."

Commented on a story 6th Jan 2016 10:45 AM

SUNSHINE Coast teenager Cole Miller is the latest to die after being struck by a single blow thrown, generally in anger.

OPINION: How many lives are we going to punch out?

"Why dosnt the govt just go back to the old days, close all pubs and night clubs at 10.00pm, and have..."

Commented on a story 1st Jan 2016 10:25 AM

1pm: THREE prison escapees heading south down the Bruce Highway in a stolen maroon Kia gave up without a struggle when grabbed by police north of Gympie.

HoundDog trio to face court on Monday after 1200km chase

"I guess you have to be in the police's shoes, mind you there are other drivers on the same road, so..."

December 2015

Commented on a story 30th Dec 2015 12:25 PM

WE ASKED our Facebook readers to tell us about their first cars, and some even had photos.

First cars parked forever in hearts

"Mine was a 1959 triumph spitfire, still on the road but not owned by me "

Commented on a story 24th Dec 2015 12:55 PM

QUEENSLAND Transport department regulations clearly state unregistered scooters are not to be ridden outside of their property.

YOUR SAY: Police should crack down on mobility scooters

"another thing I have noticed in and around Maryborough, is the number of people parking on foot paths..."

Commented on a story 21st Dec 2015 8:35 PM

“Give the paramedic’s tasers.”

Readers react to idea of ambos armed with tasers

"Hit a policeman or police woman and you suffer, ambo's should be treated the same as our police force..."

Commented on a story 20th Dec 2015 10:07 AM

BAUPLE’S Vintage Rose Cottage has been hit with a list of fees from the Fraser Coast Regional Council and the owner fears she will have to close her doors.

Council fees could force local business to close its doors

"People should look into any business they intend to start and hopefully keep going and make a profit..."

Commented on a story 19th Dec 2015 1:35 PM

MOTHER-OF-THREE Kathryn Rodda left a Fraser Coast shopping centre this week feeling like her sons had been “discriminated against”.

WATERCOOLER: ‘My kids were left disappointed by Santa’

"The 3 boys will think about it, tell their mum, we don't care about the gift, we have you mum, and we..."

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