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One of the charges related to the BP at Torbanlea

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There had been a period of turmoil for the family

ARMED HOLD-UP: Coast supermarket worker injured

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A man stole the till from the M’boro business

Dodgy dumpers: Hundreds of ‘environmental vandals’ on notice

premium_icon Dodgy dumpers: Hundreds of ‘environmental vandals’ on notice

The council has been inundated with illegal dumping complaints

Don’t waste your waste: Help plan for pongy product

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Council is looking for solid feedback on sewage issues

Queensland diners lazy cheapskates

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State's diners are the stingiest in the country

Frontline cops being pulled in to guard quarantine hotels

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Detectives guard quarantine locations

Welcome home: Touching moments as border reopens

premium_icon Welcome home: Touching moments as border reopens

Moments family and friends reunited after borders were reopened.

Man fined after calling police and giving them an earful

premium_icon Man fined after calling police and giving them an earful

Dylan Taylor unleashes on police after search warrant uncovers drugs

Tiaro bypass prep to begin as funding flows to rural patches

premium_icon Tiaro bypass prep to begin as funding flows to rural patches

The council will begin to prepare Tiaro for the Bruce Hwy bypass

Gruen guru ready to help Coast businesses recover

premium_icon Gruen guru ready to help Coast businesses recover

Famous face to speak at online summit

Why Coast athletes deserve better than 'shocking' track

premium_icon Why Coast athletes deserve better than 'shocking' track

‘The ground is that hard and compact, it’s like concrete’

EXPLAINED: Why local companies lose council tenders

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$5.5m build to help heroes save lives on Coast roads

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‘That intersection is the most dangerous road in Wide Bay’

FUNDED: 21 Coast projects to be completed within a year

premium_icon FUNDED: 21 Coast projects to be completed within a year

The funding will deliver 21 projects on the Fraser Coast

Government mega hub to bring more workers into M’boro CBD

premium_icon Government mega hub to bring more workers into M’boro CBD

‘One-stop shop’ for government services in Maryborough

Projects we need, plans in limbo and ideas shot down

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    Freak heart issue spikes during pandemic

    Broken heart syndrome cases spike during coronavirus pandemic

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    ‘Crazy’: Australia’s pandemic payday

    Pandemic sparked wage loss but rise in bank deposits

    Proof virus tracking app doesn’t work

    Proof virus tracking app doesn’t work

    COVIDSafe tracking app failed to notify man about close contact

    Cases spark outbreak fears at Sydney pub

    Cases spark outbreak fears at Sydney pub

    Pub closed after two virus cases

    Sport

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      Families cover the cost of kids returning to sport with the help of the State...

      $30 million motor sports plan given funding lifeline

      premium_icon $30 million motor sports plan given funding lifeline

      ‘The planning continues behind the scenes’

      $54k in virus relief for struggling Coast clubs

      premium_icon $54k in virus relief for struggling Coast clubs

      Events, clubs described as ‘backbone of our community’

      Olympian to bring development clinics to Bay this month

      premium_icon Olympian to bring development clinics to Bay this month

      The hockey champion will host the clinics

      National Sport

        Doctor traumatised by stars’ penis injury

        Doctor traumatised by stars’ penis injury

        Doctor admits football legend’s penis injury left him stunned

        ‘I’m so s*** but I earn so much money’

        ‘I’m so s*** but I earn so much money’

        ‘I’m so s*** but I earn so much’: Legend’s brutal whack at superstar

        Broncos shake-up: Seibold bows to player power

        premium_icon Broncos shake-up: Seibold bows to player power

        Brisbane Broncos coach Anthony Seibold bows to player power

        NRL’s $5.8m man thrown under the bus

        NRL’s $5.8m man thrown under the bus

        NRL 2020: Jamie Soward slams Paul Green over Valentine Holmes call

        Community

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          Your questions about new Chronicle format answered

          Your questions about new Chronicle format answered

          Your questions about the new digital version answered

          ‘Busiest in years’: Bay bounces back after COVID hit

          premium_icon ‘Busiest in years’: Bay bounces back after COVID hit

          ‘Hervey Bay’s probably the busiest it’s been in years’

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            Only 7500 people allowed at Bluesfest 2021 (so far)

            premium_icon Only 7500 people allowed at Bluesfest 2021 (so far)

            Artist list for next year’s event will be unveiled on July 8

            SHOW MUST GO ON: Coast event could get funding lifeline

            premium_icon SHOW MUST GO ON: Coast event could get funding lifeline

            ‘This is fantastic news for the many hardworking show society volunteers’

            Sexually charged movie to make you blush

            Sexually charged movie to make you blush

            This indie movie was making people blush well before Fifty Shades.

            CHEERS: Time to break the pub drought, Fraser Coast

            premium_icon CHEERS: Time to break the pub drought, Fraser Coast

            Fraser Coast pubs open after coronavirus shutdown

            Local Business News

              Quirky menu just the start of Coast cafe’s charms

              premium_icon Quirky menu just the start of Coast cafe’s charms

              This isn’t a run-of-the-mill coffee and cake stop

              CLOSING: M’boro to lose yet another bank branch

              premium_icon CLOSING: M’boro to lose yet another bank branch

              The branch is the only one on the Fraser Coast

              Coast cafe reopens its doors after kitchen fire

              premium_icon Coast cafe reopens its doors after kitchen fire

              Smoke was reported coming from the business

              Scramble for jobs as restaurants boost staff

              premium_icon Scramble for jobs as restaurants boost staff

              "It will be nice to have some money coming back in"

              Lifestyle

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                Mum rips mother-in-law’s birthday gift

                Mummy blogger slams mother-in-law over kids’ gifts

                Single mum pregnant ‘without a man’

                Single mum pregnant ‘without a man’

                Mum-to-be reveals how she got pregnant ‘without a man or a doctor’

                ‘Un-Australian’: Katter says beer tax will cause deaths

                premium_icon ‘Un-Australian’: Katter says beer tax will cause deaths

                ‘un-Australian’ tax to hit beer drinkers across the country

                Insane rise of online shopping apps

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                Australians are scoring retail bargains with the help of mobile apps

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                    Alex Pullin’s adorable dog has created a heartbreaking image waiting at the scene of the Aussie snowboard champion’s beach memorial.

                    Dog’s heartbreaking act after star’s death

                    Ellidy Vlug’s heartbreaking Instagram photo of Alex Pullin’s dog

                    He is one of the country’s most celebrated rock stars. Now, James Reyne has revealed his big problem with awards shows like the ARIAs.

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                    James Reyne reveals why he can’t watch awards shows

                    Chilling CCTV footage shows Naya Rivera and her four-year-old son boarding their boat, as the search for the “presumed dead” actress continues.

                    CCTV shows Glee star’s final moments

                    Naya Rivera feared dead: Video shows Glee star boarding boat with son

                    Johnny Depp scrawled ‘I love U’ in blood with his severed finger and trashed his rented mansion, causing $150,000 damage, a bombshell trial has revealed.

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                    Johnny Depp trial: Inside his ‘destroyed’ rented Gold Coast mansion

                    Real Estate

                      A grubby terrace in a popular spot has hit the market missing a bathroom and with an old cabinet propping up part of the roof. It has to be seen to be believed.

                      House lacks toilet and has shonky roof but you could own it

                      House with roof propped up by old cabinet hits the market

                      The architects behind the $6.5 million makeover of the Sunshine Beach Surf Club have snagged a major state award and are now in line for national honours.

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                      The architects behind makeover now in line for national honours

                      A well-known legal and property family has put three ‘generational investments’ on the market, with each expected to sell for as much as $10 million.

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                      Jensen family puts three buildings on market

                      Jobs

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                        The proposed waste to energy facility would create more than 200 construction jobs and 70 local jobs once it is operational.

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                        The proposal for Swanbank has been met with fierce opposition

                        A Far North employer may be forced to create an expletive-laden viral video after weeks of failed attempts to find staff.

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                        Mechanic wanted ad fails to get candidates

                        Motoring

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                          Puzzling new luxury car revealed

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                          The CQ man sustained many extensive injuries