Kodi McConnell the Fraser Coast’s first Storm prospect

Tye Ingebrigtsen (back) and Kodi McConnell (front). McConnell is the first Fraser Coast Falcons Academy player to earn a spot in Melbourne Storm's Sunshine Coast-based academy. Ingebrigtsen is a driving force behind the project.Photo Matthew McInerney / Fraser Coast Chronicle

Kodi McConnell will join the Storm's Sunshine Coast academy.

Mum, 20, goes on hospital rampage

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The women kicked, punched, bit and spat on health workers.

YOUR PHOTOS: Stunning Fraser Coast alive with colour

Riding at sunset on Dundowran Beach

The stunning sunsets of Autumn showcase our skies at their best.







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Coles and Woolworths' dairy war hurts CQ farmers

IT’S a battle Australian dairy farmers have been fighting for five years and with little sign of relief ahead, Aaron Clews says it’s time to take action.

Queensland dairy industry struggling as farmers hit wall

"...now they’re not producing enough milk to cover Queensland"

Website to tackle suicide as Mendoza pleads for funds

A graph showing suicide rates of electorates.

Graph shows the regions alarming suicide statistics

Fraser Coast workers earn $10,000 below Brisbane average

Cash money   Photo:Barry Leddicoat / Sunshine Coast Daily

Fraser Coast workers are earning $10,000 less than Brisbane median.

Family say it's time to help with mental health issues

MORE ACTION: Mother and Son Margret and Andrew Baker want more practical mental health support for the region.

There are calls for more funding for mental health issue prevention

Netflix internet speed test: How do you rate?

Highway 66: the speed at the Sunshine Coast Daily office.

New site allows Australians to test their mobile or broadband speed

Ministers lend an ear ahead of state budget

Deputy Mayor George Seymour, Member for Maryborough Bruce Saunders and State Treasurer Curtis Pitt. Photo: Valerie Horton / Fraser Coast Chronicle

State Government members visited Maryborough to increase employment.

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Plaza Suite

Zpac Theatre, Hervey Bay - The cast of the Plaza Suite - Steve Dixon (Jesse Kiplinger), Liane Mills (Muriel Tate), Jamie Trethewie (waiter/Borden Eisler), Mark Thomson (Roy Hubley) and Theresa Saunders (Norma Hubley).

Plaza Suite is on show at Zpac Theatre, Hervey Bay in June.

Beautiful Fraser Coast

Underneath Urangan Pier.

Stunning photos of the beautiful Fraser Coast

Fraser Coast Show day two

Fraser Coast Agricultural Show - Makaira Wecker.

The Fraser Coast Show was a huge success with thousands coming through the...

BRL Rd 10: Hervey Bay Seagulls v Isis Devils

Hervey Bay's Robbie O'Donnell. Bundaberg Rugby League: Hervey Bay Seagulls v Isis Devils at Stafford Park, Hervey Bay.Photo Matthew McInerney / Fraser Coast Chronicle

Some of the action from the tenth-round Bundaberg Rugby League match between Hervey...

Basic rod and reel maintenance pays

TOP CATCH: Kalani Love pictured with a nice squire and red throat emperor.

Looking after your fishing gear is paramount for the longevity of yo

Australian cave diving is regulated

Cave diving.

Cavern diving an exciting adventure

Noel a shucker for oysters for 40 years

Noel Baggaley at his oyster lease on the Brunswick River. PHOTO: KATE O’NEILL

Long-time local oyster grower Noel Baggaley shares his story.

Coles and Woolworths' dairy war hurts CQ farmers

Michael and Aaron Clews, from Slatewood dairy farm in Rossmoya, discuss the impact of supermarket milk wars on Central Queensland farmers and economy.

Dairy price war impacting $70 million injected into CQ economy

Queensland dairy industry struggling as farmers hit wall

"...now they’re not producing enough milk to cover Queensland"

Baby born on way to Hervey Bay Hospital

Paramedics received the call at 4.15am.

Revolt over Catholic girls' school's strict ball dress code

The school rules state the back of the dress cannot go below the armpit and there must be no cleavage at all. Photo / Change.org

Online petition is calling on the principal to rethink the policy

Jett Kenny to find his own fame as international model

STARSTRUCK: Ironman Jett Kenny posed for Toowoomba photographer Cathy Smith on the Sunshine Coast.

Her photos kicked off the lifesaver’s modelling career

BMW 740i road test and review: understated luxury brilliance

PLEASURE CRUISE: Technology in abundance with the 7 Series luxury large sedan shows BMW at its innovative best

BMW's largest sedan is a stunning luxury barge

Sale nears on last large block of land in Coolum

The 43.37ha property on South Coolum Rd has sold.

South Coolum Rd property to be land banked

Caloundra’s former Centrepoint Buffet site up for sale

FOR SALE: The home of the old Centrepoint Buffet

Restaurant fined for unhygienic practices closed months ago