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Maryborough Correctional Centre.

OPINION: Don’t blame the prison for a rise in crime

OPINION: I had a conversation recently with an acquaintance who was bemoaning the fact a prison had been built near Maryborough.

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snugglesmum - Maryborough

Alan Betteridge, which universe are you inhabiting? Of course inmates' families are moving here, and no, for the most part, will never be seen as "pillars of the community". In my experience, the vast majority have umpteen children to just as many...

Carlie Walker

Toni McRae in hospital after her double mastectomy in 2013.

VALE: Coast loses a bright, inquisitive and quirky woman

VALE: The last time I saw Toni McRae she had just had a double mastectomy and despite that, she was as bright, inquisitive and quirky as ever.

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SueB - Hervey Bay

Farewell special lady. You wrote some interesting stories and sometimes I disagreed with you but you never ever misquoted me! You once told me that your talent was in making facts the focus and you could do this to perfection. We have lost an amazing...

Mal Churchill

Bill Hoffman

OPINION: Our country needs a good overhaul

BEFORE there is any “mature debate”, as the Prime Minister puts it, on the future of GST, there needs to be a mature debate on what’s happening to this country.

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TheBeef - Little Mountain

By you own argument, it wasn't the actual Gonski reforms that where at issue. Your only issue was how the Gillard government stood up to the liberal state premires choosing to play politics with what was unquestionably good education policy. You'll...

Damian Bathersby

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