December 2018

Published a story 13th Dec 2018 7:08 AM

A MOUNT Pleasant man accused of robbing a teenage shop assistant with a knife and black mask could soon be released from prison on bail.

Mini mart robbery accused could be released on bail

A MOUNT Pleasant man accused of robbing a teenage shop assistant with a knife and black mask could soon be released from prison on bail.

Published a story 13th Dec 2018 7:02 AM

A DISPUTE resolution service based in Mackay Courthouse has conducted more than 4500 mediations and saved countless hours of court time.

Service marks 21st milestone amidst ballooning demand

A DISPUTE resolution service based in Mackay Courthouse has conducted more than 4500 mediations and saved countless hours of court time.

Published a story 12th Dec 2018 3:33 PM

MACKAY police have urged members of the public to come forward after an unmarked police ute was rammed and the offender fled the scene.

Police appeal for witnesses after crook rams cop car

MACKAY police have urged members of the public to come forward after an unmarked police ute was rammed and the offender fled the scene.

Published a story 11th Dec 2018 5:59 PM

BUT there's every chance a reformed Tropical Cyclone Owen could batter the Mackay-Whitsunday regions.

Reformed Tropical Cyclone Owen an unpredictable beast

BUT there's every chance a reformed Tropical Cyclone Owen could batter the Mackay-Whitsunday regions.

Published a story 11th Dec 2018 5:55 PM

MACKAY police have been cracking down on anti-social behaviour and criminal activity in the Mackay Safe Night Precinct - and it's set to continue.

Operation Alcatraz: Police crackdown on city centre crime

MACKAY police have been cracking down on anti-social behaviour and criminal activity in the Mackay Safe Night Precinct - and it's set to continue.

Published a story 11th Dec 2018 5:55 PM

A MACKAY woman has admitted to a string of property crimes across the region.

Mackay burglar admits to string of crimes across region

A MACKAY woman has admitted to a string of property crimes across the region.

Published a story 11th Dec 2018 5:52 PM

VESSEL owner had no licence, little skill, but a whole lot of enthusiasm.

Busker fined for his ill-fated 'charter' to St Bees Island

VESSEL owner had no licence, little skill, but a whole lot of enthusiasm.

Published a story 11th Dec 2018 5:52 PM

The sugar industry will be bolstered by a four year extension of a code of conduct regulating the actions of growers, millers and marketers.

Sugar Code of Conduct extended after government review

The sugar industry will be bolstered by a four year extension of a code of conduct regulating the actions of growers, millers and marketers.

Published a story 10th Dec 2018 6:26 PM

MACKAY police have been tracking an unknown number of offenders.

Crooks target 14 businesses in break-ins across region

MACKAY police have been tracking an unknown number of offenders.

Published a story 7th Dec 2018 6:23 PM

A DISPUTE between a landlord and his tenant escalated into shoving and eventually a charge of serious assault.

Argument escalates to guilty plea for serious assault

A DISPUTE between a landlord and his tenant escalated into shoving and eventually a charge of serious assault.

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