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Fri 25 May 2018

FITNESS QUEEN: Bay athlete wins body-building comp

premium_icon FITNESS QUEEN: Bay athlete wins body-building comp

After getting a gym membership at age 17, she started to transform her body through solid training and clean eating.

Botanic Garden Open Day blooms to life

premium_icon Botanic Garden Open Day blooms to life

For the last four years, Carol Morgan and Keith Lydiate have been sharing their secrets of potting orchids with the community

Why we should all learn to apply a pressure bandage

Why we should all learn to apply a pressure bandage

Just minutes after he was bitten by an eastern brown snake, former Maryborough man Aaron Bryant was dead

Thu 24 May 2018

ONLINE PREDATOR: Butcher, 65, sent teens explicit photos

premium_icon ONLINE PREDATOR: Butcher, 65, sent teens explicit photos

HE JOINED Facebook to stay in contact with his 19-year-old daughter but before long, his sinister side was exposed.

GALLERY: Roll up, roll up! Showground floods with excitement

premium_icon GALLERY: Roll up, roll up! Showground floods with excitement

The Fraser Coast Show may have been around for more than a century, but for little Fraser Pye, it was his first time laying eyes on the fun-filled wonderland

REVEALED: Snake hotspots on the Fraser Coast

premium_icon REVEALED: Snake hotspots on the Fraser Coast

Chook sheds, anywhere with mice, bird aviaries and unkempt yards are havens for deadly eastern brown snakes says Roy McGrath

DEBT SHOCK: Fraser Coast offenders owe $20 million

premium_icon DEBT SHOCK: Fraser Coast offenders owe $20 million

DOLE recipients with outstanding court fines risk having their payments slashed if they don't square off their debts.

The faces of the 2018 Show

premium_icon The faces of the 2018 Show

While most 14-year-olds are playing video games or hanging out with friends, Michael English travels around Australia judging chickens

Wrangler's warning after fatal brown bite

premium_icon Wrangler's warning after fatal brown bite

One of the most dangerous times of the year for deadly snakes is upon us as they look for last meals before winter

First day for Fraser Coast Show

First day for Fraser Coast Show

School children, community organisations and parents took the opportunity to enjoy displays and demonstrations, peruse the pavilions before People's Day.

TIMEZONE: Exciting arcade set to thrill Hervey Bay

premium_icon TIMEZONE: Exciting arcade set to thrill Hervey Bay

Hervey Bay's new entertainment arcade is set to turn heads as it prepares for its grand reveal this weekend

Dangerous driver back before M'boro court on new charges

premium_icon Dangerous driver back before M'boro court on new charges

He was fined $2500 and lost his licence for six months as a result of the incident.

Students to build, develop drones

premium_icon Students to build, develop drones

There are roughly 50,000 drones flying in our skies at any given time and as of July Maryborough students will add to the growing number

Billions in regional infrastructure limbo

premium_icon Billions in regional infrastructure limbo

Across regional Queensland many much-needed major projects remain unfunded, new report reveals

Hotshots get their tops off

Hotshots get their tops off

They may be wearing suits and a fedora hat when they first walk on stage but don't be fooled - the Sydney Hotshots won't be dressed for long.

The confidence crisis now gripping Australia's youth

The confidence crisis now gripping Australia's youth

THEY are among the most depressing figures you might read today. But there's a plan to tackle the crisis of confidence plaguing our youth.

We must stop the cycle of boom and bust

premium_icon We must stop the cycle of boom and bust

BIG infrastructure projects are fuelling the state’s economy – but when they run out, where does that leave us?

The shocking ways we’re wasting energy

premium_icon The shocking ways we’re wasting energy

POWER bills are skyrocketing as flippant energy users keep heaters on so they can wear summer clothes inside in winter, keep pets warm and shower for longer.

COUNCIL: Maryborough river boardwalk will be demolished

premium_icon COUNCIL: Maryborough river boardwalk will be demolished

The Maryborough river boardwalk will be demolished after concerns about its safety were raised in yesterday's council meeting

Everard elected Fraser Coast's new deputy mayor

premium_icon Everard elected Fraser Coast's new deputy mayor

Darren Everard has been voted in as the Fraser Coast's new deputy mayor, less than a month after his bid for the region's top job

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