August 2015

Commented on a story 18th Aug 2015 8:47 AM

FLYNN MP Ken O’Dowd has personal stories told to him everyday, but on the issue of euthanasia his own experience might just pave the way to the party floor.

Flynn MP backs right to die as ‘sensible’

"Hi stwhite, just to clarify, it's incorrect that surveys that weren't returned were counted as a no..."

Commented on a story 6th Aug 2015 3:02 PM

GLADSTONE council may not be worried about changing the parking situation at The Valley shopping centre, but residents aren’t happy.

Shoppers not happy about Valley car park changes

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July 2015

Commented on a story 31st Jul 2015 2:54 PM

BY December there will only be a few thousand workers left on Curtis Island, and a year after that Bechtel will be gone from Gladstone.

600 being made redundant on Curtis Island each month

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Commented on a story 28th Jul 2015 1:29 PM

FOR more than a decade recycled waste water has been used to irrigate Gladstone’s sporting fields.

Video: Council leaves sporting clubs without water supply

"Hi, we've checked the figures with the club and they are correct. An audit of water use in previous..."

Commented on a story 23rd Jul 2015 12:06 PM

THIS week we go fishing with Jay Absalom, an aluminium refinery worker in Gladstone.

Fishing with... hot water outlet a good spot for barra

"Hey murrie, let us know if you have any luck! You can email newsroom@gladstoneobserver.com.au. Thanks..."

Commented on a story 16th Jul 2015 6:22 AM

CALLIOPE'S Silver Dale Eggs has been given a tick of approval by consumer magazine Choice.

Happy hens produce eggs with Choice tick of approval

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May 2015

Commented on a story 6th May 2015 1:46 PM

THE greater majority of our street poll respondents are not in favour of the death penalty, as meted out to the Bali Nine leaders Chan and Sukumaran last week.

Your say: Most don't support death penalty

"Hi Soarin, the headline and first paragraph of the story refer to a street poll we conducted. The poll..."

April 2015

Commented on a story 17th Apr 2015 7:54 AM

MY grandmother had two brothers who enlisted for WW1 and they both survived.

My Grand Uncle Jack Cheshire

"Hi Progressagain, we'd be interested in running your Grand Uncle's poems in The Observer. If you're..."

February 2015

Commented on a story 19th Feb 2015 4:52 PM

GLADSTONE Regional Council has established a disaster co-ordination centre in anticipation of the severe weather heading our way.

Disaster centre opened ahead of cyclone

"Online editor's response: The disaster centre is for co-ordination. It's not somewhere people need to..."

January 2015

Commented on a story 21st Jan 2015 8:58 AM

HI, my name is Coen and I'm a young train enthusiast and I'm 9-years-old.

Young train enthusiast says thanks

"Hi Coen, thanks for submitting your story. It's lovely to hear about how much the train visit meant to..."

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