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Gympie Council denies refusing pandemic leave to staff

premium_icon Gympie Council denies refusing pandemic leave to staff

CEO says union claims are inaccurate, calls request ‘blanket approach’.

Council votes to suppress Rattler report

premium_icon Council votes to suppress Rattler report

Clear divide among councillors as motion to release controversial Rattler report...

Mayor: Small minority have given CEO ‘raw deal’

premium_icon Mayor: Small minority have given CEO ‘raw deal’

Councillor tells Mayor he went ‘over the top’ in final speech.

CEO: Council has a plan to return to surplus

premium_icon CEO: Council has a plan to return to surplus

Gympie council CEO has defended the financial position following critical state...

BREAKING: Sensational video of council fracas emerges

premium_icon BREAKING: Sensational video of council fracas emerges

New video emerges of Mayor and CEO in protester struggle.

Violent brawl at council

premium_icon Violent brawl at council

Video of a violent brawl that took place between Aboriginal protesters and council...

Attempt to boot CEO ends with a whimper

premium_icon Attempt to boot CEO ends with a whimper

Bernard Smith risked facing the second no confidence motion of his term with Gympie...

'Future Gympie mayor' demands to see rattler paperwork

premium_icon 'Future Gympie mayor' demands to see rattler paperwork

Council should show us the Rattler letter of comfort.

WATERGATE? Hartwig makes explosive claim in wake of report

premium_icon WATERGATE? Hartwig makes explosive claim in wake of report

HARTWIG: People get to see the report used to sack Bob Fredman

No simple fix: Specialist team brought in for indoor pool

premium_icon No simple fix: Specialist team brought in for indoor pool

The entire ceiling of the indoor pool must be replaced

Gympie council rocked by staff suspensions, investigation

premium_icon Gympie council rocked by staff suspensions, investigation

Council CEO Bernard Smith has confirmed the investigation

Gympie council a mess and cesspit - this is how to save it

premium_icon Gympie council a mess and cesspit - this is how to save it

Opinion is this council is the most poorly run in living memory

New angles on Gympie council land rights 'invasion' case

premium_icon New angles on Gympie council land rights 'invasion' case

Witnesses offer their varying recollections and perspectives

Trial told Mayor threw first punch, split protester's nose

premium_icon Trial told Mayor threw first punch, split protester's nose

Trial of 3 land rights protesters begins in Gympie District Court

CEO derails Rattler report speculation

premium_icon CEO derails Rattler report speculation

The report is well past its first expected delivery date of July

Trial begins over land rights fracas at Mary St offices

premium_icon Trial begins over land rights fracas at Mary St offices

Trespass and assault charges to be aired in Gympie District Court

13 faces missing from this year's POWER 30 list

premium_icon 13 faces missing from this year's POWER 30 list

Close to half of last year's Power 30 dropped off the list

Is Curran a leader or a manager? I'm not inspired.

premium_icon Is Curran a leader or a manager? I'm not inspired.

Letter: Do we have a leader or a manager as a mayor?

WHO STUFFED UP? CEO's Rattler pitch raises questions

premium_icon WHO STUFFED UP? CEO's Rattler pitch raises questions

State told heritage train "close to operational" early last year.

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