Cairns, Australia Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. The ameliorating effects of biochar and compost on soil quality and plant growth on a FerralsolRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | CSIRO Publishing

    Getachew Agegnehu A B , Michael I. Bird A , Paul N. Nelson A and Adrian M. Bass A A School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, and Centre for Tropical Environmental and Sustainability Sciences, James Cook University, Cairns Campus, McGregor Road, Smithfield, Qld 4878, Australia. B Corresponding author.

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  2. 'Angels on my wings' - hang-gliding crash survivor tells of miraculous death dodgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Northern Daily Leader

    GLIDING competitor involved in last week's terrifying mid-air collision near Manilla says it's too early to contemplate whether he'd want to fly again. DEATH DEFYING: Hang-gliding crash survivor Andrew Morgan on the recovery trail at Tamworth hospital yesterday.

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  3. Formula One Ferrari thrills crowd thrills at Teretonga ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Southland Times

    The sight and sound of the Formula 1 Ferrari 412T1B V12 plus the 3-seater Arrows AX3 was a highlight for many at Teretonga Park at the weekend. With much needed rain falling on Saturday the cars did not run but on Sunday the shrill tones of the Ferrari V12 and the Arrows' Hart V10 3-seater complete with passengers aboard, delighted the large crowd with their demonstration laps at the 2015 Evolution Motorsport Classic SpeedFest.

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  4. Rugby: Oz cocaine scandal threatening to spread across three codes as players face courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The New Zealand Herald

    Fears are growing that more players, both current and former, across three football codes will be implicated in the Queensland cocaine scandal that has engulfed the NRL. Representative forwards Greg Bird and Dave Taylor, and three of their Gold Coast Titans teammates, could be hit with a minimum four-year, worldwide ban from sport if they are found guilty of cocaine supply charges.

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  5. Dumfries woman enjoying life down under since making front page of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Daily Record

    Christianne McGibbon had no idea what adventures lay in store for her when she embarked on an epic journey to a new life in Australia with her dad and big sister in 1977 Aged just 11, the Loreburn Primary pupil's knowledge of Australia stretched as far as a class project and the assumption the people walked upside down. After decades as a well-kent hair stylist in the region, Bill swapped his scissors for the sunshine and took his daughters to join son Keith for an adventure on the other side of the world.

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  6. Titan stars distraught as club looks aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Age

    Gold Coast coach Neil Henry says Titans players are trying to focus on their upcoming NRL season opener despite the drugs charges that have left five of their teammates "distraught". Henry says those players stood down after being served with notices to appear in a Gold Coast court next month on cocaine supply and possession charges are concerned about their futures.

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  7. Fearne has seen Taipans NBL riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Sydney Morning Herald

    He seen it all with the Cairns Taipans from day one and now coach Aaron Fearne is at the centre of one of Australian sport's developing feel-good stories. It's just the sixth time in their history the Taipans have made the finals and it comes little more than six years after the club went into voluntary administration.

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  8. Crown has police brief against Cairns dad accused of giving cannabis oil to cancer-stricken childRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Canberra Times

    Crown lawyers prosecuting a Queensland man for allegedly using cannabis oil to treat his cancer-stricken toddler say they have received a brief of evidence from police. The 30-year-old Cairns father was charged with supplying dangerous drugs to a minor after he allegedly put cannabis oil in his two-year-old daughter's food.

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  9. Queensland truck driver pleads not guilty over train deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Canberra Times

    A truckie charged over the deaths of two train drivers in a far north Queensland crash has pleaded not guilty. Michael Joseph Nugent, 68, is on trial in the Innisfail District Court charged with dangerous operation of a vehicle causing death.

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  10. Fearne has seen Taipans NBL riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Age

    He seen it all with the Cairns Taipans from day one and now coach Aaron Fearne is at the centre of one of Australian sport's developing feel-good stories. It's just the sixth time in their history the Taipans have made the finals and it comes little more than six years after the club went into voluntary administration.

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  11. Crown has police brief against dad accused of giving cannabis oil to daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Crown lawyers prosecuting a Queensland man for allegedly using cannabis oil to treat his cancer-stricken toddler say they have received a brief of evidence from police. The 30-year-old Cairns father was charged with supplying dangerous drugs to a minor after he allegedly put cannabis oil in his two-year-old daughter's food.

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  12. Medical cannabis case returns to courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | NEWS.com.au

    REPORTS that Tony Abbott considered sending troops to fight IS in Iraq set off fresh leadership talk - but ADF chiefs say the idea was never raised with them. READ the fine print, read the fine print, read the fine print.

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  13. Truckie pleads not guilty for train deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | NEWS.com.au

    A TRUCKIE charged over the deaths of two train drivers in a far north Queensland crash has pleaded not guilty. MICHAEL Joseph Nugent, 68, is on trial in the Innisfail District Court charged with dangerous operation of a vehicle causing death.

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  14. Man to front court accused of nightclub bashingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | ABC News

    A 20-year-old man is due to appear today in a Cairns court in far north Queensland after he allegedly punched a man in a nightclub and attacked two others. The 18-year-old victim is in a stable condition in the Cairns Hospital after the alleged attack in Spence Street on Saturday night.

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  15. Who's next in the football drug scandal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | NEWS.com.au

    CAN the Titans survive the cocaine crisis? Will the five players charged ever play again? We look at five burning questions hovering over the Gold Coast. KARMICHAEL Hunt is unavailable for selection by the Queensland Reds until allegations of cocaine supply are heard in court next week.

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  16. Cyclone Marcia won't stop cold beerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | ABC News

    As they wait for electricity to return to the old gold mining town of Mount Morgan in central Queensland, residents are gathering at local pubs to exchange stories of the wrath of Cyclone Marcia. Publican at the 120-year-old Golden Nugget Hotel Wayne Sigvart, has been working hard since the disaster, to keep the beer as cold as possible for his patrons.

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  17. Crowds Lap up Classic Sights And F1 Sounds at TeretongaRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | Scoop

    The sight and sound of the Formula 1 Ferrari 412T1B V12 plus the 3-seater Arrows AX3 was a highlight for many at Teretonga this weekend. With much needed rain falling on Saturday the cars did not run on Saturday but on Sunday the shrill tones of the Ferrari V12 and the Arrows' Hart V10 3-seater complete with passengers aboard, delighted the large crowd with their demonstration laps at the 2015 Evolution Motorsport Classic SpeedFest.

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  18. NRL drugs charges: All you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The New Zealand Herald

    Representative stars Greg Bird and Dave Taylor, and three of their Gold Coast Titans teammates, could be hit with a minimum four-year, worldwide ban from sport if they are found guilty of cocaine supply charges. The Gold Coast Titans were plunged deeper into crisis on Sunday following the NRL club's return from a pre-season trial match in Cairns with Bird, Taylor, and outside back Kalifa Faifai Loa each served with notices to appear in court from Queensland's Crime and Corruption Commission .

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  19. Bird, Taylor charges just 'tip of iceberg'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Northern Territory News

    CHARGES against two State of Origin heroes are just the "tip of the iceberg" of the cocaine scandal gripping football. Insiders say the charges against Gold Coast Titans Greg Bird and Dave Taylor and multi-code superstar Karmichael Hunt are just the beginning, with other codes and players expected to be dragged into the mess.

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  20. Billabong fishing Queensland styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Northern Territory News

    A lucky Queensland angler shows off his 118cm barramundi caught on Lake Tinaroo. Of course, Territorians know that 'bath tub barra' don't count.

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