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Sacked Fraser Coast Mayor

Sacked Fraser Coast Mayor

Chris Loft speaking outside court.

Queensland’s most ridiculous council fines

Premium Content Queensland’s most ridiculous council fines

Releasing a helium balloon can cost $252 and you’d better think twice before...

Stunning rates bungle: Judge tells council to pay up

Stunning rates bungle: Judge tells council to pay up

Three years of rates in disarray

Council mergers: Did they actually save us money?

Council mergers: Did they actually save us money?

A decade on from council mergers, was the pain worth it?

Minister dodges questions on Loft's appeal

Minister dodges questions on Loft's appeal

Mr Loft was yesterday due to appeal in the Supreme Court on Tuesday.

Councillors vote in 2.25 per cent pay rise

Councillors vote in 2.25 per cent pay rise

A pay increase was flagged by the Queensland Govt Gazette last year.

WATCH: Protesters confront Minister outside council

WATCH: Protesters confront Minister outside council

Mr Hinchliffe briefly addressed the protesters before heading inside

Local Govt Minister will meet with council today

Local Govt Minister will meet with council today

Stirling Hinchliffe is meeting with the council on Tuesday.

HISTORIC: Loft first mayor in Queensland to be sacked

Premium Content HISTORIC: Loft first mayor in Queensland to be sacked

Minister Hinchliffe made the decision 10am Friday.

Councils seek more control over Airbnb

Councils seek more control over Airbnb

Councillors felt strongly about this issue - voting 166 to 23.

A disgrace: Calls for double lane hwy from Gympie to Cairns

A disgrace: Calls for double lane hwy from Gympie to Cairns

LNP politician grilled on state of the Bruce Hwy

Flying foxes causing a fracas for councils

Flying foxes causing a fracas for councils

'There must be a way': Plan to deal with flying foxes

Paid parking expanded across Sunshine Coast

Paid parking expanded across Sunshine Coast

Warning new measures will hurt small businesses

Controversial development approved despite exceeding height limits

Controversial development approved despite exceeding height...

Development beyond height limits will go ahead

'An ice user got less': Man slams 'unAustralian' parking fine

'An ice user got less': Man slams 'unAustralian' parking...

Coast man's fury as breakdown has him fined more than an ice user

Mayor hits out at sack threat, deletes post, pledges to make Coast Qld's best region

Mayor hits out at sack threat, deletes post, pledges to make...

The Mayor faces the prospect of being sacked or suspended.

Govt appoints assessor to handle councillor complaints

Govt appoints assessor to handle councillor complaints

The move is part of a reform of Queensland’s local government.

Battle for mayor off and racing with fun

Battle for mayor off and racing with fun

Tully and Antoniolli showcase skills in 'Old Talent Time' showdown

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