editorial

Ratepayers slapped in the face by last council

premium_icon Ratepayers slapped in the face by last council

In an era when people can’t make ends meet, last Gympie council treated “value for...

Enjoy this weekend, but don’t let the team down

premium_icon Enjoy this weekend, but don’t let the team down

It’s a fantastic little win for a job well done to this point, but the reality is...

COVID-19: Australia’s effort not perfect, but among sanest

premium_icon COVID-19: Australia’s effort not perfect, but among sanest

Coronavirus Gympie: At least our leaders aren’t suggesting ‘cures’ denounced as...

Council finally enters 21st century

premium_icon Council finally enters 21st century

No longer does government need to rely on month-old memory to know if minutes are...

COVID-19 app: Government wants what it never protects

premium_icon COVID-19 app: Government wants what it never protects

The Government should try protecting privacy first

Arts workers slapped in the face when we need them most

premium_icon Arts workers slapped in the face when we need them most

Two of Gympie’s biggest draws are arts events. So why is this $111 Billion industry...

Curran’s concerns about staff survey wrong

premium_icon Curran’s concerns about staff survey wrong

Incumbent mayor wide of the mark on surveys

Is it time for harsher penalties against drink drivers?

premium_icon Is it time for harsher penalties against drink drivers?

Nobody wants to end up with their name in the paper for this reason.

Domestic violence is all around us, we cannot ignore it

premium_icon Domestic violence is all around us, we cannot ignore it

Nine months’ jail with release after three for a violent Gympie man who clearly...

Latest audit adds more fuel to council critics’ fire

premium_icon Latest audit adds more fuel to council critics’ fire

You can’t blame the Gympie community for growing scepticism following latest...

Who is driven enough to rig an online council poll?

premium_icon Who is driven enough to rig an online council poll?

News Corps’ tech teams are investigating what accounts were responsible for online...

Please, no more death on our roads or in our mines

premium_icon Please, no more death on our roads or in our mines

State Government and mines need to pull their fingers out; get answers sooner and...

There’s one climate we need to change

premium_icon There’s one climate we need to change

Plan to move away from carbon can go well – but it’s hard to find confidence in...

Drought declare Gympie already - don’t wait until everything’s dead

premium_icon Drought declare Gympie already - don’t wait until everything’s...

We need another 110mm in two weeks simply to meet the December average.

Congratulations Gympie graduates, embrace this moment

premium_icon Congratulations Gympie graduates, embrace this moment

WHETHER you loved every minute of high school or couldn’t wait to get out, everyone...

Monster industrial park would make ugly entrance to Gympie

premium_icon Monster industrial park would make ugly entrance to Gympie

I have to concur with Glen Hartwig in his objection to Mick Curran’s push to turn...

We will not waver in our campaign for the right to know

premium_icon We will not waver in our campaign for the right to know

We have already revealed the 11 times Gympie Regional Council did everything it...

Gympie MP calls on Minister to resign over racehorse horror

premium_icon Gympie MP calls on Minister to resign over racehorse horror

IT IS incredibly exciting to think Gympie might have a direct link to the Melbourne...

No excuses, the racing industry must act now

premium_icon No excuses, the racing industry must act now

There is no easy fix. But that doesn't mean there is no fix.

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