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  1. Cqu Comes to CBDRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Townsville Bulletin

    Rockhampton-based Central Queensland University has taken out 1000sq m of empty space at 524 Flinders St in a multi-million-dollar scheme to open a "supported learning centre" to give hundreds of its distance-learning students in Townsville a hi-tech home by next year. It comes after CQU converted 270sq m of offices at 1 Jones St into a 24-hour study annex to the larger classroom suites on the floor below the editorial and sales home of the Townsville Bulletin.

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  2. Plans to save Great Barrier Reef are inadequate and short-sighted, says scientistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Times of Oman

    Sydney: Australia's plans to protect the Great Barrier Reef are inadequate, short-sighted and will not prevent its decline, the country's pre-eminent grouping of natural scientists said on Tuesday. The draft plan, released for consultation last month, was supposed to allay concerns by the United Nations about the reef's health after UNESCO threatened to put it on the World Heritage "in danger" list.

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  3. Australia's Plan Won't Save Great Barrier Reef: ScientistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Criminal Report Daily

    A pair of Common reef cuttlefish hovers above a patch of hard coral located on the Far Northern part of the Great Barrier Reef. With the ocean warming, rising, and becoming more acidic, coupled with land runoff, marine pollution and coastal development -- life in Australia's Great Barrier Reef is threatened from all sides and may be placed on the "in danger" designation for UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

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  4. Plan won't save Great Barrier Reef: Australian scientistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | The China Post

    Australia's plans to protect the Great Barrier Reef are inadequate, short-sighted and will not prevent its decline, the country's pre-eminent grouping of natural scientists said Tuesday. The draft plan, released for consultation last month, was supposed to allay concerns by the United Nations about the reef's health after UNESCO threatened to put it on the World Heritage "in danger" list.

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  5. Australia's plan inadequate to save Great Barrier Reef, scientists sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | The Raw Story

    Australia's plans to protect the Great Barrier Reef are inadequate, short-sighted and will not prevent its decline, the country's pre-eminent grouping of natural scientists said Tuesday. The draft plan, released for consultation last month, was supposed to allay concerns by the United Nations about the reef's health after UNESCO threatened to put it on the World Heritage "in danger" list.

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  6. Grisly find confirms Qld family's fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | The Age

    For the past 18 months the family of missing Queensland man Robert Martinez had hoped a miracle would bring their beloved son back to them alive. Those hopes were sadly crushed on Tuesday when police confirmed a skull and other bones found at a property on the outskirts of Rockhampton are Mr Martinez's remains.

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  7. Plan won't save Great Barrier Reef:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    Australian government plans to protect the Great Barrier Reef are inadequate, short-sighted and will not prevent its decline, the country's pre-eminent grouping of natural scientists said Tuesday. Australian government plans to protect the Great Barrier Reef are inadequate, short-sighted and will not prevent its decline, the country's pre-eminent grouping of natural scientists say The draft plan, released for consultation last month, was supposed to allay concerns by the United Nations about the reef's health after UNESCO threatened to put it on the World Heritage "in danger" list.

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  8. Rockhampton truckie dies in Cape York crashRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2014 | ABC News

    A 29-year-old man has been killed after the semi-trailer he was driving rolled over on a remote stretch of road in far north Queensland. Police say the crash happened about 2:30am (AEST) yesterday on the Peninsula Development Road near Laura in Cape York.

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  9. Womans handbag and other remains found in a suspected double murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Daily Mail

    There's been a significant breakthrough in a suspected double murder, with a handbag, driver's license and other personal items being found close to the discovery of human remains on a Queensland property. Police launched an investigation following the disappearance of Chantal Barnett, 27, and Robert Martinez, 26 in March last year around the Rockhampton and Yeppoon areas, north of Brisbane.

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  10. Father of two sacked by EMAIL after suffering brain damage and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Cereal offenders: Kellogg's sacks father of two by EMAIL after a work accident which left him with brain damage and 10 broken bones A father who suffered a horrific car accident while working for multinational company Kellogg's has revealed how they terminated his employment via email when he wasn't well enough to get back to his job soon enough. Scott McAtamney, from Rockhampton, had been working as a sales rep for the food company in Queensland for seven years and was on his way to set up a sales display when his car was reportedly hit by another driver in January 2013.

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  11. Woman's bag, driver's licence found near human remainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | ABC News

    A woman's handbag and identification were found close to where human remains were located on a Rockhampton property in central Queensland, police have confirmed. Senior Sergeant Chris Knight said Ms Barnett's handbag was also found just days before the male remains were discovered.

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  12. Crash victim 'heartlessly' sacked by emailRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    Scott McAtamney, with daughter Jaime, was let go by email after being seriously injured in a work-related car crash. Pic: Jamie Hanson SCOTT McAtamney was not recovering quickly enough from a severe workplace injury - so his multinational employer has sacked him by email.

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  13. Sex of human remains identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    DETECTIVES investigating the suspected double murder of a couple say the gender of human remains discovered at a Queensland property has been identified. TONY Abbott has admitted that keeping extremists who've had their passports cancelled under close surveillance would be hard to do.

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  14. Disaster nerve centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Townsville Bulletin

    Operations officer for Joint Operational Support Services , Captain Dan Nailer pictured in the coordination centre at Lavarack Barracks. Picture: Shae Beplate.

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  15. Brisbane sign 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | ABC News

    The Multicultural Development Association of Queensland decorated the letter 'A' to promote multiculturalism. The group helps settle newly arrived refugees in Brisbane, Rockhampton and Toowoomba.

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  16. Isis Downs Shearing Shed celebrates centuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | ABC News

    A renowned shearing shed in Queensland's west will open its doors to the public for one day only as it marks its centenary. Construction on the Isis Downs shearing shed, a semi-circular woolshed at Isisford, south of Longreach, began in 1913 and was completed in 1914.

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  17. Bones find near murder victim's carRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    HE WAS in an alleyway and appeared unwell. But when a good samaritan came to his aid, he did the unthinkable.

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  18. Lazarus overlooks G20 in probe planRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    The Newman Government says it has nothing to hide from a wide-ranging Senate Inquiry into its running of the state, orchestrated by billionaire federal MP Clive Palmer ROOKIE Queensland PUP Senator Glenn Lazarus has had to dump his plan for public hearings of his inquiry into Campbell Newman's government after the dates clashed with key post-G20 events. Under a bungled hearing schedule drawn up by Senator Lazarus, senators on the committee would have been forced to miss visits to Canberra by world leaders immediately after the G20 summit, The Courier-Mail has learned.

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  19. Harness body launches membership driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Examiner

    They are Highview Tommy ; Sutter Hanover and Major Bronski . ALL gate taking from tomorrow night's meeting at Mowbray will be donated to the Carly-Mae Pye and Caitlin Forrest appeals.

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  20. UAA men's basketball team add 6-9 forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... from foreign countries. Besides the two Germans, the roster includes 6-7 sophomore Jackson McTier of Rockhampton, Australia, and 6-7 freshman Sjur Berg of Nesoddtangen, Norway. His arrival also gives the Seawolves eight players who stand 6-7 or ...

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