Greg Armstrong murder trial: Judge retires for verdict

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The unsolved murder of Gregory Armstrong could be cracked in days

Help us decide Gympie’s best mullet out of these 9 finalists

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STAY INFORMED: Fraser Island fire battle continues

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QFES crews are assisting the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service at a vegetation...

Shocking footage shows reckless truck driving

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Resident says it’s only a matter of time before a major crash

What a new strain of COVID could mean for the Coast

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Experts explains threat a new strain of COVID-19 could bring

WHAT’S ON: Things to do in the Gympie region this weekend

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The party of the year is set to rock the Theebine Hotel on Saturday night.

Lisa Marie Presley’s touching tribute to son

Lisa Marie Presley’s touching tribute to son

On what would have been his 28th birthday, Lisa Marie posts a moving tribute to her...

‘Justice maker’ killed sister

‘Justice maker’ killed sister

A Melbourne man called himself the “justice maker” in a note about killing his...

Boob-flashing mum’s tearful plea as she’s jailed

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Last time this 44-year-old mum-of-five attended court she flashed a security guard...

Man forced to hold down snake for 30 mins

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A man was forced to hold one of the world’s deadliest snakes down for half an hour...

Hospital worker stole thousands from elderly patients

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An Ipswich nurse aid has admitted in court to stealing bank cards from three...

Thieves snag Bunnings loot with teamwork tactics

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A thieving duo left Bunnings with a court date after they were caught stealing more...

Drivers watch as dad stomps ‘creepy’ man

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Cars slowed to a stop on a busy road as a single dad stomped on the head of a man...

Father ‘eats’ speed as pain relief for workplace accident

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The 43 year old had shattered his left ankle in seven places.

Opinion

    ‘No surprises’ in what Gympie CEO plans to fix

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    LETTER: The CEO’s impending 100 Day Report will be well received by more than just...

    OPINION: More must be done to stop the scourge of smoking

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    Letters to the editor, SMSes and Harry’s View.

    The person talking most sense amid election bluster

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    LNP leader Deb Frecklington has been written off

    POWER 40: Gympie’s most influential people of 2020, #30-25

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    The countdown continues as we reveal the next six most powerful and influential men...

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      ‘I want a ring for them’: Tino gives his all for home town

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      A tiny town on the outskirts of Gympie with a population of less than 1000 people...

      Storm trio join chorus for Coast-based NRL team

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      Storm stars endorse Coast as region capable of having its own NRL team

      Lightning re-sign powerful pair

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      Kylee Byrne says she’s excited to see what Phumza Maweni and Peace Proscovia can...

      REVEALED: #31-37 of Gympie’s most influential of 2020

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      POWER 40: The list is bigger and better than ever as we reveal the next seven who...

      CHEERS AND JEERS: Pauline’s election visit to Fraser Coast

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      Here’s what the One Nation leader had to say about the feeling on the ground in...

      TAFE EXPANSION: LNP returns fire with $7.5m pledge

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      LNP steps up to challenge to back CQUniversity trade expansion.

      Independent has how-to-vote cards rejected by ECQ

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      The Electoral Commission of Queensland claimed the cards could ‘mislead and...

      Sacked miner welcomes pledge for more labour hire protection

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      Extra frontline inspectors will protect labour hire mine workers in regional...

      National Sport

        The phone call from dad that kept Marlion’s dream alive

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        Marlion Pickett reveals why he almost left the hub on the eve of the finals

        Seismic pressure: Will Giants let Cameron slide in draft?

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        Geelong has no plans to stump up multiple first round picks in a Jeremy Cameron...

        Dressing room driving force behind Panthers

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        Wayne Cook reflects on 14 years as dressing room attendant at Penrith Panthers

        V’landys calls for overhaul of NRL’s Dally M Medal count

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        Peter V’landys calls for radical overhaul of NRL’s Dally M Medal count

        Community

          REVEALED: #24-19 of Gympie’s most influential of 2020

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          POWER 40: The list is bigger and better than ever as we reveal the next seven who...

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          No local applications to build region’s new $280k skate park

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          Gympie Regional Council expects construction of the state-of-the-art facility to...

          88yo Gympie business joins forces with national firm

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          The business was founded in 1932 and has grown from a single office to three. Now...

          What's On

            TIP OFF: Jaca Basketball forges ahead this weekend

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            ‘It will be a very different type of event this year because of Covid rules...

            14 Fabulous tracks and trails in the Gympie region

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            The clear and sunny weekend ahead is the perfect time to get out.

            Cardboard cutout: Why coal town is worshipping Bob Brown

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            PLUS: How you can get a selfie with him at tomorrow’s rally >>

            WHAT’S ON GYMPIE: 13 things to do for school holiday weekend

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            The Gympie Speedway is officially back in action under lights tomorrow night.

            Local Business News

              How to get a job on the $2 billion Tuan wind farm

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              The developer of a major renewable energy hub in the region’s north is calling on...

              GYMPIE BYPASS: City needs to transform and ‘grow the pie’

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              OPINION: My view is that while Gympie will miss passing traffic, much of that...

              ‘If you don’t like change you’ll like irrelevance even less’

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              Gympie businesses told they must act now; that Bruce Hwy traffic has no reason to...

              Green light for first of 2 projects in Gympie industrial park

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              It’s the first new project at the park since 2016 and will be across the road from...

              Lifestyle

                BGA creator ‘Queen Amy’s’ husband hits back at critics

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                Bad Girls Advice members have been boycotting the group

                RECOVERY PLAN: $15m rehab centre for region if Labor wins

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                Deputy Premier Steven Miles in Bundy to outline the services, number of beds and a...

                Battle of the sexes: Who handles pain better?

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                Women found to experience chronic pain worse than men

                Towering teen ‘world’s tallest’

                Towering teen ‘world’s tallest’

                Chinese teen becomes world’s tallest boy at more than 2.2 metres

                Entertainment

                  The much-loved Aussie actor was targeted by right-wing extremists after starring in a coronavirus safety ad.

                  Magda cops ‘avalanche of hate’

                  Magda Szubanski cops ‘avalanche of hate’ from right-wing extremists

                  A man who stole a Banksy artwork with “a little bit of a tug” has been roasted after trying to flog the piece on a hit television show.

                  Stolen $35k Banksy artwork worthless

                  Antiques Roadshow: Stolen $35,000 Banksy artwork now worthless

                  Ellen DeGeneres surprised fans with an update of her usual distinctive look on the latest episode of The Ellen Show.

                  Ellen’s makeover: ‘She looks like Portia’

                  Ellen DeGeneres debuts new look on The Ellen Show

                  One of Donald Trump’s most trusted advisers has been caught on camera in a humiliating encounter with a young actress in the new Borat movie.

                  Shocking scene in new Borat film

                  Donald Trump’s adviser and lawyer Rudy Giuliani caught in awkward movie scene

                  Real Estate

                    The developer of the Gold Coast’s tallest building has flagged big changes to its footprint and workforce redundancies in plans to sell off assets.

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                    Developer of the Gold Coast’s tallest building has flagged big changes

                    THE owners of five brand new luxury units in Ballina are not happy about a change that was made without their consultation.

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                    Unit owners not happy about change made without their consultation

                    The property was first listed for $1.2m and is now for sale for a fraction of the price.

                    Premium Content Abandoned bowls club for sale for shockingly low price

                    The property was first listed for $1.2m and is now for sale for a fraction of the...

                    Jobs

                      About 90 jobs are expected to go from New Hope Group as part of a major restructure amid ongoing uncertainty about the future of its New Acland coal mine.

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                      New Hope Group expected to cut 90 jobs from corporate headquarters

                      More than 79,000 full-time equivalent jobs in the events industry will be lost in 2020, with promoters warning the federal government urgent assistance is needed now.

                      Premium Content Thousands of entertainment jobs to be lost

                      Live entertainment industry to lose two-thirds of jobs

                      Motoring

                        A notorious stretch of road that has become a pseudo racetrack has resulted in a police blitz that has nabbed hundreds of speeding drivers.

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                        Cops nab hundreds of selfish motorists caught excessively speeding

                        The creator of the secret women-only Facebook group Bad Girls Advice has been caught drink-driving with her two children in the car.

                        Premium Content Bad Girls Advice creator drove drunk with kids in car

                        Creator of Facebook group Bad Girls Advice caught drink-driving

                        A convicted drug trafficker and his passengers needed medical treatment after he crashed into a barrier with a cocktail of drugs in his system.

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                        Convicted drug trafficker and passengers needed medical treatment