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Hervey Bay MP Ted Sorensen has announced his retirement

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Mr Saunders said he wanted Maryborough to be part of the deal

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There she goes! Demolition of M’boro council building

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The demolition of the building in Kent St is continuing

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Evictee provides behind-the-scenes glimpse of what really happens

Anonymous tip-off leads police to alleged drug boss

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Man on work visa in FNQ has been ordered to surrender passport .

Guard charged over alleged jail sex acts

Guard charged over alleged jail sex acts

Correctional officer charged after allegedly having sex with inmate

China’s bold military move against US

China’s bold military move against US

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EXCLUSIVE: Survey reveals true impact on Coast businesses

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The Chronicle can exclusively reveal the results of the survey

Fraser Coast council to share in $1.8 billion funding boost

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The investment will support local jobs and businesses

OUR SAY: Challenge of conserving past while building future

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Exciting new service available from Fraser Coast libraries

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The new service is available across the Fraser Coast

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'Acknowledge history, move forward': Developer's arch plea

The developer of the old flour mill site has issued a call to action

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Fraser Coast developer seeks army of tradies

Bay church reveals plans to build mega hub

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