September 2018

Published a story 20th Sep 2018 7:48 PM

A MORANBAH man accused of rape and indecently treating children claims he has been sexually assaulted while in prison.

Rape accused claims sexual assault in jail

A MORANBAH man accused of rape and indecently treating children claims he has been sexually assaulted while in prison.

Published a story 20th Sep 2018 7:35 PM

A MAN on parole ripped off service stations across Queensland while driving a stolen car before he crashed and caught a lift to Mackay

Man crashes stolen car and catches a lift, soaked in blood

A MAN on parole ripped off service stations across Queensland while driving a stolen car before he crashed and caught a lift to Mackay

Published a story 20th Sep 2018 2:41 PM

Mt Pleasant man charged in relation to armed robbery

Identity of accused mini mart armed robber revealed

Mt Pleasant man charged in relation to armed robbery

Published a story 20th Sep 2018 2:31 PM

MACKAY police call for assistance from the public.

Shooting suspect still on the run may be armed

MACKAY police call for assistance from the public.

Published a story 19th Sep 2018 9:03 PM

MACKAY Family History Society has shifted into new premises at Old Town Hall, saving its historical records from being transferred out of the city.

Society tracing family history from a new home

MACKAY Family History Society has shifted into new premises at Old Town Hall, saving its historical records from being transferred out of the city.

Published a story 19th Sep 2018 8:54 PM

CANE growers can lose up to 30 per cent of their crops when rats move in - a significant problem, particularly when sugar prices are in the doldrums.

Airborne rat control solution expands across Queensland

CANE growers can lose up to 30 per cent of their crops when rats move in - a significant problem, particularly when sugar prices are in the doldrums.

Published a story 18th Sep 2018 6:30 PM

A CROOK who tried to hold-up a North Mackay corner store at knifepoint has been rammed off a getaway motorbike by a customer in his work ute.

Masked man with knife foiled by bystanders in mini mart raid

A CROOK who tried to hold-up a North Mackay corner store at knifepoint has been rammed off a getaway motorbike by a customer in his work ute.

Published a story 18th Sep 2018 4:32 PM

A MACKAY greengrocer is urging the region to tuck into fresh strawberries as farmers across the country battle to recover from a sudden spate of fruit tampering

'We need people to buy strawberries' greengrocer urges

A MACKAY greengrocer is urging the region to tuck into fresh strawberries as farmers across the country battle to recover from a sudden spate of fruit tampering

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