I'm not a commentator, but it's been a very long year

Story Published: 4 Dec 2016

Federal Parliament has risen in body, but not in standards

Colin Claridge Opinion Parliament

MP warns of rates rises and job losses in Gympie

Story Published: 2 Dec 2016

FURTHER pressure on rates increases and Gympie region job losses are likely after the State Government passed changes to...

Gympie Regional Council Parliament Ratepayers Rates Rise Tony Perrett Unemployment

Superglue protesters and my wobbly dentures

Story Published: 30 Nov 2016

START-UP superglue company Death Grips Adhesive has claimed responsibility for a sticky guerrilla marketing protest that...

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Immigration protesters shut down Parliament

Story Published: 30 Nov 2016

A GROUP of protesters has shut down Federal Parliament by gluing their hands to the walls.

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Heartbroken mum says it's time to abolish gay panic defence

Story Published: 28 Nov 2016

AS THE last sitting week of parliament begins for the State Government, a heartbroken mother is hoping justice will be...

Editors Picks Gay Panic Defence Marabisda Parliament

Workers feel they've been lied to over black lung dangers

Story Published: 25 Nov 2016

Bowen Basin mine contractors are scared to speak up about possible black lung disease symptoms over fears they'll be...

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'Our mates are bordering on black lung diagnosis too'

Story Published: 22 Nov 2016

'How much longer, how much time, how much work can we do in the industry until we get black lung as well?' Miner asks...

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Perrett calls for State to reveal asset sales

Story Published: 19 Nov 2016

Member for Gympie Tony Perrett said that the Premier has until December 8 to advise the Parliament what locally owned state...

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New bikie laws debated in parliament

Story Published: 11 Nov 2016

Queensland politicians begin debate on proposed replacements to controversial VLAD laws.

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Green groups fume over Adani's water licence exemption

Story Published: 10 Nov 2016

ADANI has praised the Queensland Government for exempting their Carmichael mine from new water licensing laws.

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