Rockhampton, Australia Newswire (Page 9)

Rockhampton, Australia Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Is Queenslander Jake Kevin Watts Australia's dumbest criminal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    A young meth addict has been sentenced to jail for an incredibly stupid oversight he made while reporting for bail in Queensland. Jake Kevin Watts, 23, dutifully drove himself to the Rockhampton police station while disqualified, in a car full of weapons and drugs.

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  2. Police catch more kids sexting at younger ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | ABC News

    Every day, at least one case of under-age sexting lands on the desk at the Child Protection Investigation Unit in Rockhampton, central Queensland. It falls to Detective Sergeant Angus Kerr and his team to handle these cases, and he said the children involved were becoming younger and younger, which was disappointing.

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  3. Six Kilogram newborn tips scale at twice average weightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Woah baby! Record SIX KILOGRAM girl tips the scales at twice the average weight as dad welcomes his 'massive newborn' The heaviest baby to have ever been delivered at Queensland's Rockhampton Hospital arrived on Monday, weighing in at a whopping 6.02kg. 'I'd like to introduce Maisie Lily Macdonald to everyone, weighing in at 13 pound 4 ounces claiming the record of biggest baby born at Rockhampton hospital,' he wrote.

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  4. Qld MP allowed stalker in parliamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Yahoo!

    Queensland MP Rob Pyne is under fire for allowing a man charged with stalking a fellow MP into the state's parliamentary precinct. Speaker Peter Wellington has criticised Mr Pyne for signing in Rockhampton man Petros Khalesirad on Tuesday and allowing him to move around unattended.

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  5. James Ashby photographed flying drone near power stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Canberra Times

    Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer View text version of this page Help using this website - Accessibility statement Join today and you can easily save your favourite articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox. One Nation staffer James Ashby has been referred to the aviation watchdog after flying a drone near a Queensland power station.

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  6. Queensland baby smashes weight recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | The Mercury

    MAISIE Lily Macdonald is a big girl. Before drawing her first breath this week, she was already a record holder.

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  7. MP's accused stalker enters ParliamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | The Mercury

    A PREGNANT MP has alleged she was put at risk inside Queensland Parliament, after a man charged with stalking her was allowed to enter the building by another MP, in a major security breach. A QUEENSLAND female MP has alleged she was put at risk inside State Parliament after a man charged with stalking her was allowed to enter the building by another MP, in a major security breach.

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  8. Broome one week, Birdsville races the nextRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | The Mercury

    GETTING a horse to Birdsville can be a hazardous exercise, but for Kym Healy it's just another destination on an eventful outback journey. The man who earned a formidable reputation in the bush as a camel racing trainer, has spent the past two months travelling Australia with a small team of horses.

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  9. Introducing Li Cunxin - the exhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    Li Cunxin, known as Mao's Last Dancer, has partnered with Creative Generation with a new Let's Dance segment, which will provide a prestigious performance opportunity for more than 200 students from Queensland state schools FIRST he was a dancer, then there were a couple of books based on his life and a Hollywood film and a play. Now the extraordinary life of Li Cunxin, 56, whose 2003 memoir Mao's Last Dancer captivated the world, will be celebrated in a major exhibition at the Museum of Brisbane .

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  10. James Blunt headlines A Day On The Green line-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | Border Mail

    Stars come out to play as A Day On The Green 2018 concert line-up confirmed: James Blunt joined by Pete Murray, Busby Marou, Alex Lloyd and Karise Eden. TWO GOOD: With their melodic guitar riffs and meaningful lyrics Busby Marou are sure to be a hit when the Queensland duo perform at All Saints.

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  11. Heritage-listed building damaged by cyclone restoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | ABC News

    A century-old building in Central Queensland that was once intended to be a vice-regal residence is being restored to its former glory. Kenmore House at Rockhampton's Mater Hospital is heritage listed, and the final repairs are being made after it was damaged by Cyclone Marcia in February 2015.

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  12. Qld govt: Debbie recovery funds not enoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | Yahoo!

    The Turnbull government has increased the amount of disaster assistance being paid to those affected by Cyclone Debbie, but the Queensland government says it's only half of what's needed. The Commonwealth on Tuesday added $18 million to the Natural Disaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements Category D funding package.

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  13. Mother and disabled daughter turned away from WoolworthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Mother and her disabled daughter turned away from a Sydney Woolworths because staff use the wheelchair ramp to store crates A Queensland mother has claimed she was unable to shop at a Woolworths with her disabled daughter because the wheelchair access was blocked by bread crates. Tracey Benham, from Rockhampton, said she was recently visiting Sydney when she stopped by the Woolworths on York Street with her daughter.

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  14. Remains of Oxford Marine killed in MV-22 Osprey crash recoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | Sun Journal

    The remains of the third and final U.S. Marine killed when a military aircraft crashed off the east Australian coast have been recovered, the Marine Corps said on Friday. There were 26 people aboard the tilt-rotor MV-22 Osprey when it plunged into the sea near the Queensland state city of Rockhampton during military exercises on Aug. 5. Marine 1st Lt.

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  15. New Tesla Powerpack system to offer energy savings of 40-50%Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | Inhabitat

    Tesla has pioneered massive battery storage projects this year, such as a 396 Powerpack facility in Southern California. But a recent project in Queensland, Australia reveals installations don't always need to be huge to make an impact.

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  16. Rodda hungry for more Wallabies actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | The Mercury

    NEW 15-minute Wallaby Izack Rodda will sharpen his match fitness by diving into the "Game of Thorns" mentality of Queensland Country. The towering lock was rostered for a non-compulsory day on Monday but was so eager to sustain his momentum he rocked up anyway for skills and weights sessions with the Reds.

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  17. My latest (ir)regular emailRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | John Quiggin

    Hi all, I guess I should call this an irregular email, since I haven't sent one for a few weeks. As usual, I'd appreciate any compliments, brickbats, suggestions on things I should say more or less about and so on.

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  18. 'Anywhere, any time' work proposal for public serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer View text version of this page Help using this website - Accessibility statement Join today and you can easily save your favourite articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox. The federal government should mandate rules allowing public servants to work from anywhere at any time, a parliamentary committee considering regional decentralisation moves has been told.

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  19. Tonnes of rubbish collected from Whitsunday Islands after Tropical Cyclone DebbieRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | ABC News

    More than 15 tonnes of rubbish and marine debris found washed up in the Whitsundays post-tropical Cyclone Debbie has been cleaned up by a north Queensland environmental organisation. The category four storm hit the north Queensland coast in March, causing widespread flooding across Queensland and northern parts of New South Wales.

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  20. Body of third Marine recovered after crash near AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | CBS News

    The remains of the third and final U.S. Marine killed when a military aircraft crashed off the east Australian coast have been recovered, the Marine Corps said on Friday. There were 26 people aboard the tilt-rotor MV-22 Osprey when it plunged into the sea near the Queensland state city of Rockhampton during military exercises on Aug. 5. Marine 1st Lt.

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