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Rockhampton, Australia Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Deaths of two men while target shooting a 'murder suicide'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | ABC News

    The deaths of two men while target shooting in the central Queensland city of Rockhampton were being treated as a murder suicide, police say. After responding to his call, officers found the bodies of the other two men on Tuesday as they searched a property in an area known as The Caves on Rockhampton's northside.

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  2. No suspects in Qld deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    THE driver of a Jeep in Chicago had a very effective solution for avoiding towing and impound fees after finding his car latched to the back of a tow truck. THEY say big things come in small packages, and this tiny creature could be the key to derailing the biggest coal mine in Australia.

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  3. Dromedary day at Towac ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Central Western Daily

    HOME RUN: Orange camel racing enthusiast Murray Horstman, with Cooper, Dylan and Jasper Onley, is hoping for a home town advantage when his camels Lemon and Orange race at Towac Park on Easter Sunday. Photo: JUDE KEOGH 0331camels1 CAMELS will create an entertaining spectacle when they charge along the turf at Towac Park on Easter Sunday to raise money for Camp Quality.

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  4. Two people dead, man shot in central QueenslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | ABC News

    Two people have been found dead by police investigating the shooting of a 53-year-old man in Rockhampton in central Queensland. The bodies were found following the search of a property on the city's north side in an area known as The Caves.

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  5. Police hunt gunman after shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    OPINION: Queensland is in turmoil today, and it could have been avoided so easily. From now on, all aspiring political candidates should have to do this one simple thing.

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  6. Man shot in central Queensland, police hunt for gunmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | ABC News

    One man was taken to Rockhampton Hospital after police were called to reports of shots being fired on Newells Road at 4:40pm.

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  7. Qld shops raided for synthetic drugsRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2015 | Yahoo!

    Queensland police have conducted simultaneous raids across the state for synthetic drugs amid fears children have been able to buy them easily. Detective Senior Sergeant Geoff Marsh says 19 herbal and sex stores were raided on the Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Brisbane, Toowoomba, Bundaberg, Rockhampton, Mackay and Bowen on Tuesday morning.

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  8. Why little Zion's mum can't find an answerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    AN Aussie might have made enemies with the world's most powerful leaders - including Obama and Putin - when he accidentally leaked their passport details. IT sounds like the name of a new TV network and it could prove to be nearly as entertaining.

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  9. MP Warren Entsch backs push to ease insurance premiums in cyclone prone far north QldRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | ABC News

    A far north Queensland federal MP says he supports moves to set up a new insurance company, offering cover for natural disasters like cyclones. The Cairns Chamber of Commerce wants to establish a not-for-profit insurer, to reduce skyrocketing premiums in the region.

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  10. The endoparasites of Liasis fuscus (Serpentes:Boidae) from the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | CSIRO Publishing

    E. Mulder A B D and L. R. Smales A C A Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Health, Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, Qld 4701, Australia. B Present address: Australian Wildlife Conservancy, Mt Zero-Taravale Wildlife Sanctuary, Ewan Road via Paluma, Qld 4816, Australia.

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  11. Cyclone Marcia recovery needs to support mental health and farmer needs: Qld Farmers FederationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | ABC News

    The Queensland Farmers Federation has welcomed the State Government's announcement that the Queensland Reconstruction Authority will become a permanent fixture in the state's recovery landscape. The announcement came with the release of the Government's two year recovery plan for areas affected by Tropical Cyclone Marcia.

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  12. Country Hour for Tuesday 24 March, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | ABC News

    Tully, the banana capital of Australia, has a new and unfortunate claim to fame, it is the headquarters for a massive effort to contain and stop the spread of the disease Panama Tropical Race 4. The Country Hour team is in Tully talking 'nanas', the industry needs to get on top of disease as there is no commercially viable TR4 resistant variety currently available to growers. The state government has released it's two year recovery plan for Cyclone Marcia.

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  13. Clermont electrocution inquest begins in MackayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | ABC News

    A Queensland father says he hopes a coronial inquest into his son's death in Clermont, between Mackay and Rockhampton, will help save the lives of other construction workers. Last year, his former employer, Daytona Trading, was fined $80,000 after pleading guilty to failing to discharge an electrical safety obligation.

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  14. Crash leaves three in critical conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    CHRISTOPHER Pyne's "I'm a fixer" interview has been inserted into a Star Wars scene that depicts the Eucation Minister as one of Darth Vader's cronies. JOHN Bilardi wants the world to know he is sorry, and he wishes he could have stopped what happened.

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  15. Compelling, misty portrait wins $25,000 prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Canberra City News

    MELBOURNE photographer Hoda Afshar has won the National Photographic Portrait Prize 2015 for "Portrait of Ali" 2014, a portrait of a young Iranian boy in the mountainous terrain of Northern Iran. Director of the National Portrait Gallery, Angus Trumble, made the announcement today, saying that the gallery was thrilled to award Ms Afshar the $25,000 prize for the most outstanding photographic portrait, selected from the lineup of 44 finalists selected by the judges, himself, NPG Senior Curator Christopher Chapman and guest judge, Australian photographer Nikki Toole.

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  16. Warning goes out as cyclone menacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    The cyclone, which had approached the state's coast last week before doing a U-turn offshore, is now travelling southwest at about 4kmh. Its Friday landfall near the tourist centre of Cape Tribulation is expected to coincide with one of the biggest tides of the year, producing a storm surge that will threaten Douglas Shire infrastructure.

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  17. Rockhampton region water quality improving after cycloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | ABC News

    Rockhampton's Mayor says the quality of the central Queensland region's water has improved in the past few days. Margaret Strelow said the region had not had enough rain to flush out the system but water had been released from the barrage.

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  18. Dry conditions bite along north Queensland's coastal stripRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | ABC News

    Graziers along north Queensland's coast strip are growing increasingly worried, as another failed wet season leaves them with dwindling stock feed and water reserves. Cattle producer Don Heatley runs a 12,000 hectare property 42 kilometres inland from Home Hill, a normally lush property, with an average wet season rainfall of 700 millimetres.

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  19. UCA National Cyclone Relief AppealRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Morepraxis

    Rev. Prof Andrew Dutney has launched a national appeal to assist communities hit by cyclones in the Northern Territory and Queensland. Cyclone Lam struck Arnhem Land on 20 February causing extensive damage to homes and public buildings.

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  20. Police stock squad to target cattle theft spike across QueenslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | ABC News

    Queensland police have ramped up efforts to crack down on cattle theft after a spike last year that amounted to millions of dollars in losses to producers. Specialist officers with the Queensland Police Service Stock and Rural Crime Investigation Squad took ABC News behind the scenes to show how they were honing their skills.

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