Cairns, Australia Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Douglas Shire to gauge need for tougher croc removal schemeRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2014 | ABC News

    A far north Queensland mayor says calls for a tougher crocodile removal scheme in the Port Douglas area will be discussed at a community information session this afternoon.

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  2. Private health GPs - faster service or two-tiered US-style health system?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    Private health insurers are pushing into General Practice delivery, which they say will deliver faster access to a doctor with no out-of-pocket costs, but critics warn will bring a two-tiered US-style health system.

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  3. Witness 'turned up TV' during alleged double murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | ABC News

    A key witness in the double murder trial of Queensland mechanic Brandon Peter MacGowan ordered a pizza and turned up the volume on his video game to drown out screams coming from next door, the Supreme Court has heard.

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  4. Women To Be Empowered As Conference Gets UnderwayRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | PR Log

    ... will take place this Saturday, August 23 at the Cairns Pullman Reef Hotel Casino. PRLog - Aug. 19, 2014 - CAIRNS, Australia -- Hundreds of women from across Australia are expected to attend the event, which includes several high profile guest ...

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  5. Crocs to kick-start pre-season against JapanRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | Townsville Bulletin

    The game will be played at Townsville RSL Stadium on September 7, Fathers Day. Crocs coach Shawn Dennis said the match up would be a tremendous test for his charges, as the new-look squad attempts to improve on last season's wooden spoon finish.

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  6. Evidence mounts in Mt Isa couple's murder trialRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | Townsville Bulletin

    A KEY witness in a double murder trial has described seeing a distressed woman pushed out of a van onto concrete and told repeatedly to "shut up".

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  7. Mareeba prison escapees still on the runRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | ABC News

    Nawie Asera, 19, and Elijah Tapim, 20, broke out of the Lotus Glen Prison Farm at Mareeba at the weekend.

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  8. Aussie bush dwellers are at a higher risk of developing heart disease, research showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Australian bush dwellers are 26 percent more likely to suffer from cardiovascular disease than those living in major cities, research shows.

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  9. Grandma arrest prompts cops' apologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    THE government has opened up 4000 refugee places under a special program to help Christians threatened by a potential genocide.

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  10. Chinese to build $970m Gold Coast developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | ABC News

    China's richest man has committed to invest in a $970 million luxury hotel and apartment development on Queensland's Gold Coast.

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  11. Adventure after paraplegiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | ABC News

    Life can change in an instant. One minute you're riding your mountain bike on the tracks behind Cairns and the next you're paralysed from the waist down.

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  12. United Kingdom : BMT WBM Supports Landmark Aquis Great Barrier Reef Resort ProjectRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    The project also includes an 18 hole championship golf course and a sports and recreation precinct as well as an environmental management and conservation precinct.

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  13. Queensland Grandmother arrested over a 22 year old unpaid parking ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Grandmother calls police to report the theft of her handbaga but is arrested and thrown into the back of a van because she hadn't paid a 22-YEAR-OLD parking ticket A grandmother who reported to police that her handbag had been stolen ended up being arrested herself - over an unpaid parking ticket dating back to 1992.

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  14. Embracing the GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | Townsville Bulletin

    Pic of the new steering committee tasked with optimising Townsville's hopes of hosting sports during the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

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  15. Cowboy to fight chargeRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | Townsville Bulletin

    NORTH Queensland Cowboys coach Paul Green has not yet contemplated losing Tariq Sims for MondayA's important away clash against Penrith as the second-rower fronts the National Rugby League judiciary tonight.

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  16. PUP push for NQ to become own stateRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | Townsville Bulletin

    NORTH Queensland becoming its own state has been put back on the political agenda by the Palmer United Party, which has made it official policy to take to the next state election.

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  17. NZ victim: 'Don't panic, I've been shot'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... of metal and put it right into her leg," her husband Rodney said. Mrs Franzoi was flown to a hospital in Cairns, Australia, on Monday for treatment. She was in a stable condition, and preparing for surgery yesterday. Speaking from his home in Waihi, ...

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  18. Farnells don't deserve to be parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | Sydney Morning Herald

    David and Wendy Farnells' behaviour raises serious doubts about their moral compass and the likely safety of their children.

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  19. Bulldogs Fall in Game 1 to SandringhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | Fresno Bulldogs

    Senior Alex Sheedy scored a team-high 17 points in her first game back home in Australia with Fresno State.

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  20. NZer shot in PNGRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    A Waihi woman is recovering in an Australian hospital after being wounded by a ''stray bullet'' while volunteering in Papua New Guinea.

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