Four years after he exited Local Government, former Fraser Coast mayor Gerard O'Connell is back on the council election trail
The fallout from one of the most tumultuous weeks in the Coalition’s recent history, if managed well, can be extremely beneficial for our region.
Heavy rainfall and big tides is causing rivers to rise.
Dams are filled, parched paddocks have turned green are some might be tempted to think "well that's that, the farmers are happy again".
Wide Bay MP Llew O'Brien is this morning meeting with Prime Minister Scott Morrison about his future in Federal Government.
Journalists are sometimes as popular as politicians and telemarketers and there’s nothing like a tragedy to get people thinking the vultures are circling.
‘There would be very few people, and perhaps no one, who have made more of a positive impact on our community’
‘It’s a sustainable industry’
In the past three weeks alone significant steps have been taken to progress the Shell Forging Plant
The appointment of an Independent Council Election Observer is good in theory, but it was never really going to fly in Queensland.
Working from Sydney, Jessica specialises in crime/court reporting, filing for APN’s regional mastheads in Northern NSW as well as providing national content for the group. She was previously Chief Reporter at the Fraser Coast Chronicle in Hervey Bay, Queensland where she grew up and trained. Early in her career, she was named Queensland Young Journalist of the Year at the Clarion Awards. More recently, she was finalist at the 2013 Kennedy Awards for Excellence in NSW Journalism in both the Young Journalist and Court Reporter of the Year categories.