February 2016

Published a story 5th Feb 2016 7:23 PM

THE local government election has only just officially been launched, and already it feels like it’s been the longest campaign ever.

Election win may come as a shock

THE local government election has only just officially been launched, and already it feels like it’s been the longest campaign ever.

Published a story 2nd Feb 2016 8:11 PM

IF A court order only has a 50% success rate – then it’s a fair comment to say the system is not working.

Money alone won’t fix the DV problem

IF A court order only has a 50% success rate – then it’s a fair comment to say the system is not working.

Published a story 1st Feb 2016 8:11 PM

THE arrival of Ozcare’s new home should be a celebration for the region.

OPINION: New aged care home is a win-win

THE arrival of Ozcare’s new home should be a celebration for the region.

January 2016

Published a story 29th Jan 2016 9:30 AM

ONCE again, Hervey Bay drivers are getting a raw deal when it comes to petrol prices.

OPINION: Hervey Bay still getting ripped off at the pump

ONCE again, Hervey Bay drivers are getting a raw deal when it comes to petrol prices.

Published a story 27th Jan 2016 8:56 PM

HOW disappointing to have a dozen people charged over a drunken Australia Day stoush at Hervey Bay.

OPINION: Where’s the Aussie Day mateship?

HOW disappointing to have a dozen people charged over a drunken Australia Day stoush at Hervey Bay.

Published a story 18th Jan 2016 11:32 AM

ALCOHOL and violence go hand-in-hand, particularly when there are young men involved.

OPINION: I don't buy the "I was drunk" excuse

ALCOHOL and violence go hand-in-hand, particularly when there are young men involved.

Published a story 15th Jan 2016 2:22 PM

ALMOST every time this newspaper – or any media organisation – has done a news story or opinion piece on domestic violence recently.

OPINION: Focus is needed on DV debate

ALMOST every time this newspaper – or any media organisation – has done a news story or opinion piece on domestic violence recently.

Published a story 15th Jan 2016 8:01 AM

THE reaction to the front page story of Wednesday’s Fraser Coast Chronicle has been overwhelming to say the least.

OPINION: Evan’s 'grieving roo' photo could inspire a winner

THE reaction to the front page story of Wednesday’s Fraser Coast Chronicle has been overwhelming to say the least.

Published a story 7th Jan 2016 3:28 PM

AS MUCH as I like to support small local businesses, I’m still excited when a big-name business expands on the Fraser Coast.

OPINION: Big name business on the Fraser Coast is good news

AS MUCH as I like to support small local businesses, I’m still excited when a big-name business expands on the Fraser Coast.

Published a story 5th Jan 2016 10:55 AM

VOLUNTEERS at charities such as the Salvation Army see first-hand the struggles faced on the Fraser Coast.

EDITORIAL: We can all make a difference, volunteer today

VOLUNTEERS at charities such as the Salvation Army see first-hand the struggles faced on the Fraser Coast.

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