Maryborough, Australia Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Shorten to join Premier as ALP asks Queensland firm to fix trainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | The Age

    Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is expected to funnel more than $150 million worth of work to fix Queensland's new generation of commuter trains to a Maryborough firm in one of Labor's marginal seats. Ms Palaszczuk will travel to the Wide Bay region to announce Maryborough firm Downer will get the work if Labor wins a second term on November 25. Federal Labor leader Bill Shorten is expected to join the Premier on the campaign trail, with Ms Palaszczuk also expected to make an announcement aimed at shoring up domestic gas supplies.

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  2. Bendigo not immune from steep rise in gonorrhea, syphilis casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | Bendigo Advertiser

    Phone app Tinder and the hook-up culture it fosters could be behind rising rates of gonorrhea and syphilis, a Bendigo health service has said. A Kirby Institute report card on the sexual health of Australians this week revealed gonorrhea diagnoses in regional areas were up 30 per cent since 2012.

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  3. Four severe storm cells developing over south-east with strong wind and hail likelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Three severe storm cells are developing over south-east Queensland, prompting weather warnings from the Bureau of Meteorology for strong winds and large hail during Tuesday afternoon. BoM forecaster Lauren Pattie said the most severe weather was expected in the Wide Bay region, with the chance of storms hitting parts of Brisbane possible, but "not likely".

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  4. LNP veteran in Premier's cornerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | The Mercury

    Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk inspecting the new Mackay Fire Station in Mackay during the Queensland Election campaign on Monday. FORMER LNP MP Vaughan Johnson has come out swinging in support of Queensland's Labor premier, saying he believes federal politicians are behind a mudslinging exercise aimed at her.

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  5. Will One Nation go one step further?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | NEWS.com.au

    One Nation leader Pauline Hanson speaks to voters at Maryborough Sports Club in Maryborough, as her 'Battler Bus', tour continues. Picture: AAP Image/Dave Hunt PAULINE Hanson's "battler bus" is heading for the central Queensland town of Childers on the second leg of its grassroots tour.

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  6. Pauline Hanson calls for Malcolm Turnbull to resign as PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | Daily Mail

    'He's not a leader for this country': Pauline Hanson calls for Malcolm Turnbull to step aside as prime minister because voters have 'had a gutful of him' The One Nation leader called on him to resign only hours after he proposed for all members of federal parliament to declare they are not a citizen of another country. 'Malcolm Turnbull should step aside.

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  7. 'Battler bus' meets One Nation armyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | The Mercury

    Pauline Hanson's battler bus has finished the first leg of its regional Queensland tour as the federal senators continues to meet with loyal supporters. Their leader, federal senator Pauline Hanson, is not a candidate in the upcoming state election but is very much the face of the party's campaign.

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  8. Driving Legends for Memorial night at BendigoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | HarnessLink.com

    The BHRC has assembled one of the best lists of master drivers available in Victoria to compete in the feature race, the $10,000 Oxley Feed Mills Veteran Drivers Trot. Combined the veteran drivers have four Inter-Dominion wins as well as Hunter Cups, Victoria Cups, Breeders Crowns, a New Zealand Trotting Cup, Oaks, Derbies, Country Cups and just about every other major race feature listed on their career records.

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  9. Premier confirms November 25 poll dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2017 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Adani protesters greeted Ms Palaszczuk's car at the gates of Government House as she visited acting Governor General Catherine Holmes to dissolve parliament in readiness for an election. On Friday, embattled backbencher Rick Williams was dumped by the party , and member for Rockhampton Bill Byrne recently announced he would retire at the next election due to ill health.

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  10. Regional Queensland holds key to electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2017 | NEWS.com.au

    Regional voters fettered by unemployment and high living costs will decide who claims victory in the Queensland election, electoral analysts say. Regional voters crippled by unemployment will hold the key to the Queensland election as Labor and the opposition gear up for a battle in the state's north.

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  11. Premier sets her date with destinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2017 | The Mercury

    PREMIER Annastacia Palaszczuk will head to Government House at 10.30 this morning - a rogue MP and the ailing health of another prompting her to call a snap election for November 25. A ROGUE MP and the ailing health of another will prompt Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk to visit Government House and call a snap election for November 25. A statement released this morning said the Premier would visit the acting Governor at Government House at 10.30 this morning. As promised on Friday, I've dropped in to visit my Nanna - she's very important to me! Happy Grandparent's Day to all QLD grandparents.

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  12. Queenslanders will head to the polls on November 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2017 | The Age

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  13. Labor candidates to launch campaigns in hint of imminent electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Queenslanders are still in the dark about the election date, but that has not stopped Labor candidates from ramping up the battle and bringing in some big guns from interstate. Education Minister Kate Jones will hold her campaign launch for the seat of Cooper on November 2, with federal Labor MP Tanya Plibersek and party president John Battams her special guests, with general tickets at $50.

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  14. Derailed new generation train pulled off line by 'shunter': MinisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Sydney Morning Herald

    The new Queensland train that derailed near Ipswich on Thursday was attached to a shunting engine that "pulled it off the tracks", Transport Minister Jackie Trad said on Friday as she sought to allay fears about the safety of the controversial New Generation Rollingstock. The train, one of 75 the Queensland government has ordered in a $4.4 billion contract, was being shunted near the rail company's Wulkuraka Maintenance Yard at Ipswich about 4.30pm when it derailed.

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  15. Street art, it's coming to a country town near youRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | ABC News

    What started out as a subculture among disenfranchised youth in urban areas, has now evolved into a street art movement that it is one of the most recognised in the world. The increasing popularity of street art over recent years has seen the art form move from its metropolitan origins and out into Australia's regional cities and towns.

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  16. Wild weather fills state's dams in a weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | The Mercury

    IN LESS than a week, this state has been hit with such a deluge it has added three months of extra drinking water for residents, filling most dams. Farm animals shelter from the heavy rain as water rises on a property at Lowmead in Queensland.

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  17. State drinks to bright side of delugeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | The Mercury

    THIS week's deluge has added three months of extra drinking water for southeast Queensland residents, with many dams replenished to near-capacity. Farm animals shelter from the heavy rain as water rises on a property at Lowmead in Queensland.

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  18. Queensland school bus driver charged child sex offencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Daily Mail

    A Queensland school bus driver has been charged nine child sex offences, including grooming children under the age of 16. The 49-year-old man, who can't be named, was arrested at his home west of Maryborough, near Fraser Island, on October 10. Up until his arrest, the man was picking up school children in the rural Wide Bay area, according to the Fraser Coast Chronicle .

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  19. Love for footy builds MeningaRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2017 | Fiji Times

    ARTHUR Beetson taught Mal Meninga who he was, but it was Norm Meninga who taught him where he'd come from and how far he could go. As Big Mal readies for his assisgnment here at the ANZ Stadium in Suva today, the lessons Mal learnt on so many long journeys beside his father will be the things driving him and his team.

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  20. Record rain heralds Qld storm seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Queenslanders are being urged to prepare for storm season after an intense cell brought record-breaking rain and a swathe of destruction to the city of Bundaberg. More than 340mm fell on the Wide Bay region on Monday, causing flash flooding and breaking a 64-year record by more than 60mm.

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