OPINION: I'm worried about roaming children

Why are kids wandering around after dark?

Am I the only one worried about roaming children in our area?

GALLERY: Business blitz at first CBD Extravaganza

4650 CBD Extravaganza - Courtney Wicks and Cameron Bates from Parkside on Adelaide Cafe and Dessert Bar.

A range of local businesses were on display.

Man injured in tractor crash

A man was taken to hospital after tractor incident in Booral.

SPOTTED: House Rules contestants at Bay store

House Rules contestants visit Hervey Bay Bunnings.

A couple was spotted outside Hervey Bay Bunnings.

TOP TIPS: What you need to know for schoolies

JUMPING FOR JOY: Luke Borghardt, Kelsey Scott, India Lade, Hayley Galea and Toby Ladynski headed off to Schoolies in Airlie Beach, a popular place for school leavers.

Important tips to know before heading off to Schoolies.

The 23 lives lost on our roads

Sunday, November 19 is the world day of remembrance for those who were killed in road traffic crashes.

The 23 lives is five less than this time last year.

Motorcyclist and car collide on busy road

Queensland Ambulance Service Paramedics.

Investigations are continuing into the crash.

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4 stunning Sunday drives from Warwick

THE sun has come out of hiding so why not spend the day exploring?

WHAT'S ON: Your guide to the music scene

Frank Benn is playing this weekend.

Check out gigs happening around the region this weekend.

Take a break and enjoy some Christmas cheer this November

BREAK FREE: Take a break from the Christmas stress and spend an afternoon of fun with the A Cappella Bay Singers.

It's that time of year again, Christmas is just around the corner.

Feeling unloved: Pamper Yourself Day is the thing for you

HEAD-TO-TOE: Spoil yourself with an afternoon of pampering while supporting White Ribbon.

White Ribbon has the perfect thing for those in need of pampering.

Lower vacancy rates good sign for Fraser Coast

POSITIVE INDICATOR: The tightening of rental vacancies on the Fraser Coast shows the market is strengthening.

REIQ figures show the Fraser Coast rental market is tightening.

Public examination wanted over Coast company's $6.5m collapse

CLOSED: A former SmartCity campus.

Cash needed to start courtroom examination of company

Company fined $40,000 for damaging marine plants at Toogoom

Toogoom - river entrance (Natascha Wiegand) - User Contributed

The company was prosecuted by Fisheries Queensland.

New boating warehouse opens in Urangan

NEW STORE: Boaties Warehouse has opened at Urangan, with staff members including Nick Bright and manager Mitch Schonrock.

It's walking distance from the Pier.

Bay's 'Bug Killer' shares tips to keep crawlies away

SUMMER BATTLE: The Bug Killer owner Daniel Smith says cockroaches and spiders are the prominent insect invaders in hot months.

'Dry your dishes as insects can live off of just water.'

URGENT RECALL: Popular 4WD ute recalled for accident hazard

FORD has issued a recall on a popular line of ute

Major car company issues recall of popular ute.

Hogs Breath Hervey Bay 100

Hogs Breath Hervey Bay 100 - start of the open mens swim leg.

Hundreds of triathletes competed in 100kms of gruelling swimming, cycling and...

Super Saturday Senior Triathlon

Huntingdale Super Saturday - Senior / Intermediate triathlon. Charles Liebenberg.

Hervey Bay Huntingdale Super Saturday - Senior / Intermediate triathlon.

Super Saturday Junior Triathlon

Huntingdale Super Saturday - Senior / Intermediate triathlon.

Huntingdale Super Saturday - Junior and Urangan High Triathlon.

Super Saturday - Junior Aquathlon

Huntingdale Super Saturday - Junior Aquathlon. Start of the girls race.

Hervey Bay Huntingdale Super Saturday - Junior Aquathlon.

Super Saturday - Have A Crack Triathlon

Huntingdale Super Saturday - Have-A-Crack Triathlon. Competitors head down Scarness Beach for the start.

Hervey Bay Huntingdale Super Saturday - Have-A-Crack Triathlon.

Rally Australia Day 1

Where dust meets water. The WRC crews have ripped into the opening day action of Kennards Hire rally Australia on the new Pilbara stage.

All the action from Day 1 of Kennards Hire Rally Australia on the Coffs Coast.

Stunning footage of the Fraser Coast

Drone photographer John Huther.

Fraser Coast drone operator Johnny Huther shares his stunning footage of the Fraser...

Controversial mural of Abbott and Pell painted over

The Scott Marsh mural painted on the side of the Botany View Hotel before it was vandalised.

A mural depicting Tony Abbott and Cardinal George Pell getting married has been...

Guests glam up for Irwin charity dinner

MONEY raised at a dinner in honour of the late Steve Irwin will go towards helping sick and injured animals.

The other BBL season in Queensland

Elle Bee of the Gold Coast paid $22,000 for a Brazilian butt lift. Picture: Adam Head

The BBL craze has hit the Sunshine State

Six schoolies arrested overnight

Drug raids across Logan net eight.

Six Schoolies have been arrested on the first night

Queen and Prince Philip’s 70th wedding anniversary

In this handout photo issued by Camera Press and taken in Nov. 2017, Britain's Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip pose for a photograph in the White Drawing Room at Windsor Castle, England.

Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip pose for portraits

A night at a ladyboy bar in Manila

Mixed Nuts bar in Manila. Picture:

A Night at Mixed Nuts Bar in Manila

MY STORY: Tourette's is not a dirty word

Connor Rodgers and his mum Kerri, who says she is proud of how he has coped with having Tourette Syndrome.

COAST family finds there is more to Tourette Syndrome than swearing.

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Georgie Musgrove, 25, finds including more wholefoods in her diet gives her mood a lift. Picture: Alex Coppel

Researcher finds link between diet and mental health

Partridge Family's David Cassidy in critical condition

THE Partridge Family star and music artist David Cassidy is in a critical condition following a series of deteriorating health conditions.

Inside Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian’s wedding

Williams has shared a photo of her in her wedding gown. Picture: Instagram/@serenawilliams

Serena Williams' stunning wedding dress

What's on the small screen this week

Sigourney Weaver guest stars as Beth Traywick in season eight of Doc Martin.

SIGOURNEY Weaver returns in the Doc Martin season final.

Ryan Seacrest the latest in Hollywood sex-assault claims

Seacrest is the latest man in Hollywood to be accused of misconduct

Open for inspection homes November 17 - 22

Check out this weekend's homes open for inspection.

Saddle up for prime property

Outstanding equine centre comes to market

Air BnB smashed avocado jibe "just a bit of silliness”

Airbnb has hit back at Byron Mayor Simon Richardson.

MAYOR claims he never directly blamed Air BnB for housing crisis

Sunshine Coast's largest display village ready for launch

Fireworks and Lightning to play part of fun day

Adani mine could create jobs in marginal seats

Ian Macfarlane, chief executive of the Queensland Resources Council. June 2017

THE DEVELOPMENT of Adani's megamine could have a major impact

Jobs to flow from Mackay company's contract win

G&S Engineering managing director Mick Crowe at the company's Paget office.

Overland conveyor system work to start by Christmas

JOBS BOOM: Labor to splash $200m for regional jobs

The Palm Lake Group is looking for a site supervisor.

here is one issue in this election, and that is jobs,” she said.

Revealed: Australia’s fastest growing jobs

New Census data reveals Australia’s fastest growing jobs.

Australia now has 27 per cent more fitness instructors

Unemployed woman explains why Adani matters to her

ADANI EXCITEMENT: Rockhampton local Jo Boyd says Adani FIFO jobs are great news for the region.

Jo Boyd says she wants a better life and work delivers this

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Loving family life in Hyundai i30 SR Premium

The Hyundai i30 SR Premium.

You can survive family living with an SUV.

World champ surfer Nikki van Dijk’s biggest fear

Nikki van Dijk is a Holden ambassador.

Surfer Nikki van Dijk reveals her motoring past and present.

Nissan Qashqai’s final fling with N-Sport model

The Nissan Qashqai N-Sport.

Five things you need to know about the Nissan Qashqai N-Sport.

Horror crash victim tells: 'I can't do the simplest things'

Teneile Davis with her partner, Dayne Ladbrook, who was maimed in a serious crash when a fatigued driver fell asleep at the wheel. Pictured here at the RACQ Helicopter Rescue Service hangar, where he previously thanked and donated to those who saved his life.

FOREVER CHANGED: He lost his dominant hand and a leg in crash, and career...

Car of the Year finalists revealed

The contenders for the News Corp Car of the Year awards.

South Korean brands are giving the big guns a run for their money

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