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Maternity unit safe

Promising future for Emerald maternity services

Gemfest a 'huge party'

Gemfest a 'huge party'

Heart of event hasn't changed.

Hay runs delivering hope to CQ farmers

Hay runs delivering hope to CQ farmers

A Springsure local took to the road last Friday for a hay run.


Houses for the price of a hatchback

Houses for the price of a hatchback

COULD these be Queensland’s cheapest houses? If so, they’re going for less than the price of a new hatchback. Find out where you can grab a bargain.

Drought worst since 1995

Drought worst since 1995

Local grazier James Speed believes the region should be drought declared.

Cancer survivor inspiring others

Cancer survivor inspiring others

Capella local Dot O'Dell is using the toughest battle of her life to inspire other cancer sufferers not to give up hope.

Passion for the people

Passion for the people

Visitors to the Emerald Showgrounds boast about the fantastic grounds and service received by the caretaker.

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Making a difference

Isaac Region frocks up for our farmers.


Come along to the Barn Dance

Come along to the Barn Dance

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Man hospitalised after car roll-over on CQ dirt road

Man hospitalised after car roll-over on CQ dirt road

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Two children among injured in truck and car crash on Cap Hwy

Two children among injured in truck and car crash on Cap Hwy

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Top 10 activities around CH

Top 10 activities around CH

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Shorten promises $4.8m to upgrade vital Emerald service

Shorten promises $4.8m to upgrade vital Emerald service

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717 fires across Queensland in past five days

717 fires across Queensland in past five days

ALMOST 50 fires have started in Central Region in the past five days

Aboriginal artist, political activist wins $50K art award

Aboriginal artist, political activist wins $50K art award

The Gold Award is one of the richest art prizes in Australia

SCAM: Drought-hit farmers targeted by fake hunters

SCAM: Drought-hit farmers targeted by fake hunters

Police say farmers have enough to worry about with drought

Locals lose fight against Adani in Federal Court

Locals lose fight against Adani in Federal Court

Adani has steamrolled indigenous group over native title

Thousands of jobs up for grabs as mothballed mines return

Thousands of jobs up for grabs as mothballed mines return

Employing CQ locals key to sustaining mining upturn: councillor

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Two hospitalised after multi-car crash on busy Rocky bridge

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Anna not pasta her best

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Rams chase 5-year win

Rams chase 5-year win

Emerald Rams going for their 5th Premiership.

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    ROLLING COVERAGE: State moves to sack Ipswich City Council

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    COWS ON THE RUN: Appeal to find missing cattle

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    Steals water, pulls knife: Bizarre Asian restaurant robbery

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    Cattle truck crash cleanup expected to last into the night

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    Pedestrian critical after horror smash

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    Man dies in university campus fall

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      US trade mission discusses pilot plant for Gladstone

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