Searching for stolen items

Emerald police are asking anyone with information on stolen bikes and trailer to come forward.

Isaac wins national backing to end postcode discrimination

Isaac Regional Council Mayor Anne Baker Photo Contributed

Isaac wins national backing to end postcode discrimination

Who you gonna call Central Highlands?

Scott Mason, CEO of Central Highlands Regional Council. Emerald. Photo Di Stanley / CQ News

Call 133 242 686 for all your council enquiries

Rio Tinto to pay $24,000 for refusing to pay sick leave

Rio Tinto’s Hail Creek Coal mine west of Mackay.

Rio Tinto has been ordered to pay $24,000 to the CFMEU.

Search for a star begins on the Highlands

Kaye, Chelsy, Angelie, Nikki and Kate of the Emerald Philipines Australian Association performed at the Central Highlands Multicultural Festival. Photo Amber Hooker / CQ News

2016 marks 12th annual Central Highlands Multicultural Festival

Moranbah Access Road Clean-Up Day

FRIENDS OF THE REEF: Eco Barge founder Libby Edge with volunteers Rachel Hutchinson, Harmony Sanderson and Bonnie Syne clean up the Airlie Beach foreshore on Saturday morning.Photo Peter Carruthers / Whitsunday Times

Students set to clean up Moranbah Access Road

Local contractor lands Emerald airport tender

Emerald Airport entrance Photo Contributed

Activ Civil won tender to upgrade the Emerald Airport intersection

State budget unbelievable

Former Emerald Shire and Central Highlands Regional Council councillor Kerry Hayes has thrown his hat in the ring for mayor at the 2016 elections. Photo Contributed

"Key state roads running north-south that have been ignored"

Stepping into the 21st century

Central Highlands Regional Council's Community Development Officer Kirsty Appletonwith Tech Savvy Seniors participants Pam Redman and Marie Roebig from Capella. Photo Contributed

Now Marie can navigate online banking, and even social media

Mayor confident new budget will deliver

Pictured with CHRC CEO Scott Mason, councillors were sworn in this week. Photo Contributed

Mayor says rates were at the forefront of devising 2016-17 budget

READER'S VIEW: CQ needs growth not unfunded pledges

Leisa Neaton campaign launch. Photo Allan Reinikka / The Morning Bulletin

Landry has gained $1.4 billion for CQ to support growth and jobs

Graziers rejoice in rain

Cattle producer Carl Moller says the outlook is positive for his Springvale property, located 92km west of Clermont he runs 1600 head of Droughtmaster cross cattle. Photo Contributed

“In the Central Highlands I don’t think too many people missed out.”

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'Cynical, deceitful' hospital chief jailed for fraud

Veronica Chung is led away by police following her sentencing.

Woman trembled as she was sent to jail for fraud

Major mental health program to end within days

The former Barrett Adolescent Centre was also closed down.

Vital mental health program not renewed for funding

BIG FREEZE: Frosty weekend ahead for Darling Downs

Get ready to rug up this weekend

EXCLUSIVE: Find out what really makes Heston tick

Heston Blumenthal is a judge on the MasterChef panel this week.

Heston on cooking and questioning everything

Ginia Rinehart’s soon-to-be husband from Nambour

Australia’s richest woman, Gina Rinehart

REVEALED: Gina Rinehart's future son-in-law is a Nambour boy.

Star-struck Gladstone man seeks selfie with Pauline Hanson

Pauline Hansen in Gladstone June 24, 2016. Pauline and Fraser Anning.Photo Mike Richards / The Observer

FLYNN voter visits his favourite pollie.

Rio Games drug lab suspended after testing errors discovered

International Olympic Committee, IOC, President Thomas Bach, from Germany, speaks during a press conference after the Olympic Summit IOC in Lausanne, Switzerland, Tuesday, June 21, 2016. Olympic leaders met to consider further measures to crack down on doping ahead of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in the wake of the ban on Russian track and field athletes.

Rio's doping lab has lost accreditation

Juno just days away from insertion in Jupiter

Why do we know so much more about Saturn than Jupiter?

CQ man still missing in Nigeria after kidnapping

NIGERIA: Three Australian men are missing after a kidnapping in Nigeria on Wednesday, which is believed to have to involved this car.

Fate of three Australian men still unknown

Man hired PI to stalk ex-lover

Convicted stalker John Howard Amundsen has been sentenced to jail

ANALYSIS: Why we have no long-term federal policies

Australia now wastes billions on formulating policies only to discard them almost immediately.

Australian politics: Why we've become a nation of nitpickers

This could be the key to saving the Great Barrier Reef

Great Barrier Reef and Bushy Atoll.

Corals could be saved by good bacteria

UK voters crash parliament site in hope of second referendum

Protestors gather outside N10 Downing Street on the day British Prime Minister David Cameron announcing his resignation after losing the vote in the EU Referendum outside N10 Downing Street in London, Britain, 24 June 2016. Approximately 52 percent voted for Leave in the so-called Brexit referendum.

Voters are scrambling for a second shot at the vote

BREXIT: How old people screwed over young people

Nigel Farage, the leader of the UK Independence Party speaks to the media on College Green in London, Friday, June 24, 2016. Britain voted to leave the European Union after a bitterly divisive referendum campaign, according to tallies of official results Friday.

How old people have screwed over the younger generation

Hunt for survivors continues after Chinese disaster

food and water safety standards.

“Reducing air pollution is about people’s welfare and the country’s economic future,” the State Council said in a statement.

At least 98 have been confirmed dead alongside hundreds of injured.

Footballer given brown...I mean, red card for farting

Swedish soccer player Adam Lindin Ljungkvist was given a red card for breaking wind deliberately

‘What, am I not allowed to break wind a little?’

Teen couple kissing at Woolworths 'disgusting'

'I reported the matter to Policelink'

TOO FAR? Blues jersey cost this fan his train ride

Chris Chambers didn't let the incident dampen his love of the Blues on Origin night.

Blues aren't loved in these parts, but do they deserve this?

Who are the most reliable airlines in Australia?

Aeroplanes on the runway at Sunshine Coast Airport, Virgin Australia plane.
Photo: Iain Curry / Sunshine Coast Daily

Wondering who will fly you there on time? Check the latest stats

Who would top up with $2 worth of fuel and drive off?

Police look at CCTV footage after a service station drive-off

PREVIEW: Game of Thrones S6E10 Winds of Winter

Jonathan Pryce in a scene from season six episode 10 of Game of Thrones. Supplied by Foxtel.

A look ahead to Game of Thrones S6E10: Winds of Winter.

Book review: The vibrancy of vegies

This book is for anyone who loves cooking with vegetables.

Don't know how to make the most of your vegies? Here's the solution.

Police on lookout for Sinead O'Connor amid wellbeing fears

Police are on the lookout for Sinead O'Connor

Dave Grohl compares Taylor Swift to Batman

Dave Grohl compared Taylor Swift to Batman.

North West donates toys to Children's Hospital

North West and Penelope Disick donate toys to children's hospital

What's in store for Nina in Offspring's return?

Isabella Monaghan and Asher Keddie star in the TV series Offspring.

STARS Asher Keddie and Kat Stewart talk season six.

‘Destroy my Jeep’ guy finds tank to crush family’s Dodge

Joe and Kate Masters plan to crush their Dodge Journey with a tank.

Coast man organises tank to crush family's Dodge van

Sony releases 23MP super fast X series phones

Sony's Xperia X camera features a hybrid focus system designed to predict the action to capture the moment.

Australian details revealed for new Xperia X Series

Half of small businesses work weekends and evenings

Corporate Rodeo

Paperwork obligations on small business owners are becoming harsher

Would you work at Coles? 100 jobs when new store opens

Divison 6 councillor Christian Dickson was given a tour of the new Coles being built at Sippy Downs on Thursday.

A new Coles looks to be on track to open early next year

BREXIT: Why decision to leave could trigger another GFC

Rupert Murdoch's The Sun pushed for Britain to leave the EU.

Price of gold soars as Britain votes to exit EU

Markets and betting give strong indication of Brexit winner

Ballots from the City of Westminster and City of London are counted at the Lindley Hall, Royal Horticultural Halls, in London, Britain, 23 June 2016. Counting gets underway in the referendum on the UK's membership of the European Union.

The official Brexit result will be known at 4pm AEST today