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  1. Three year TAIHS probe droppedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Townsville Bulletin

    MORE than three years after government audits found a Townsville indigenous corporation was plagued by mismanagement and questionable transactions, police have finalised their investigation without laying any charges. Queensland Police Service quietly closed its investigation into the Townsville Aboriginal and Islander Health Service in January this year without alerting the media or the organisation.

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

    Tuesday Mar 24 | 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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  3. No rest for JT in horror startRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Townsville Bulletin

    Yet another slow season start is expected to see North Queensland shelve plans to rest playmaker Johnathan Thurston mid-year. Co-captain Thurston had hoped to follow Jarryd Hayne's lead and take a rest period during the season in a bid to be fresh for an NRL finals push.

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  4. Police question man over injured toddlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Age

    Detectives investigating how a toddler ended up in a Queensland hospital are reportedly speaking with a man about the incident. The 18-month-old boy was taken to the Moranbah local hospital in central Queensland early Wednesday morning before being transferred to the Townsville Hospital.

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  5. Police investigating toddler injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | NEWS.com.au

    JOHN Howard is still viewed as Australia's best prime minister of the past 40 years while his protege Tony Abbott has been ranked last, a poll reveals. A LANDMARK report has been handed down into the drug ice in Australia- described as a 'mind-eating, personality distorting, life-ending' substance.

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  6. Cowboys tackle biggest problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Townsville Bulletin

    TEST prop Matt Scott is being forced to tackle himself to a standstill to compensate for the Cowboys' lack of defensive mettle. Typically a metre-eating weapon for North Queensland, Scott had to do so much defence against the Broncos last week that even inexperienced Brisbane bench prop Jarrod Wallace made more ground in attack Wallace is on a third of Scott's salary and had half his time in the middle but still made 125 metres from 14 runs compared to Scott's 90m from 11 runs.

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  7. Kelso man denied bail over barracks breachRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Townsville Bulletin

    A 24 year old male was taken into custody prior to police arriving at Townsville's Lavarack Barracks after trying to gain entry with a weapon. Daniel Jason Hewson, 24, has been charged with going armed so as to cause fear and trespassing on Commonwealth land.

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  8. Green backs TamouRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Townsville Bulletin

    COWBOYS coach Paul Green has backed maligned front-rower James Tamou to restore his reputation as one of the game's most destructive props, naming him to start against the Storm on Monday night. Tamou will wear the No.

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  9. Man to face court after entering Qld army barracks with replica gunRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | ABC News

    A 24-year-old man will face court this morning over a security breach at a north Queensland army base. The Lavarack Army Barracks in Townsville was briefly placed into lockdown shortly after 5:00pm yesterday after reports an intruder had been seen with a gun.

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  10. Plan for funds to help new stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Townsville Bulletin

    The State Government is being urged to add to its $100 million commitment by utilising some of the capital expenditure which would ordinarily be needed to maintain the Cowboys' home ground. The move could mean millions of extra dollars are delivered towards the project, with Stadiums Queensland last year spending $16.7 million on capital outlays for its nine stadiums.

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  11. Entsch behind local insurance pushRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Townsville Bulletin

    COVERED: Federal Cabinet will today consider funding a $500,000 feasibility study into an insurance company to cover natural disasters in Northern Australia after a push by Member for Leichhardt Warren Entsch . PIC: TOM LEE FEDERAL Cabinet will today consider funding a $500,000 feasibility study into an insurance company to cover natural disasters in Northern Australia.

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  12. Defence boss to front suicide inquiryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Townsville Bulletin

    Suicide inquiry ... Vice Admiral Ray Griggs, Vice Chief of the Defence Force Stuart Robert and Rear Admiral Robyn Walker. Picture: Supplied A SENATE Inquiry will demand an explanation from the head of defence health Rear Admiral Robyn Walker about the growing number of suicides in the military.

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  13. Illegal fisho fined $9700Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Townsville Bulletin

    A CARDWELL fisherman who abused fisheries officers after being caught illegally fishing on the Murray River was also in possession of drugs and a firearm. Queensland Boating and Fisheries Patrol district officer Rob Ibell said the man was fined $9700 for abusing officers and using commercial fishing gear without a licence.

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  14. Police wait to speak with stabbing victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Townsville Bulletin

    DETECTIVES were last night waiting to speak with the victim of a stabbing who underwent surgery after an incident in South Townsville yesterday. About 7am, police and ambulance responded to reports of a bloodied man in the front yard of a Perkins St home.

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  15. Three waves of river ride cyclists can bank on brekkieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Townsville Bulletin

    FROM avid cyclists to tiny tots with training wheels, Townsville City Council is encouraging everyone to get active and join the annual Ride the River event next month. Now in its third year, the popular event is part of the Get Active Townsville 30 Ways in 30 Days campaign, which will run during April.

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  16. Police respond to security breach at army barracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Townsville Bulletin

    THE future of the Townsville CBD Taskforce is in doubt after the organisation's chair Bill Grant last week resigned. NORTH Queensland Cowboys winger Antonio Winterstein will return to National Rugby League duty against the Melbourne Storm at 1300SMILES Stadium on Monday night.

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  17. Car breakdown leads to Qld drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | NEWS.com.au

    A WEEK ago this photo posted on social media showed Nathan Greenfield happily cuddling and kissing his wife in the back of a car. Now he is charged with her murder.

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  18. Gove's Will Chambers in Origin pushRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Northern Territory News

    NRL Round 3- Melbourne Storm v Cronulla Sharks at AAMI Park, Will Chambers gets tackled by Sosaia Feki. 21st March 2015.

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  19. CBD Taskforce in jeopardyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Townsville Bulletin

    THE future of the Townsville CBD Taskforce is in doubt after the organisation's chair Bill Grant last week resigned. However, Mayor Jenny Hill used her mayoral authority to force the matter back to committee, saying the report was hastily written and lacked detail.

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  20. Winterstein returns to CowboysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Townsville Bulletin

    NORTH Queensland Cowboys winger Antonio Winterstein will return to National Rugby League duty against the Melbourne Storm at 1300SMILES Stadium on Monday night. The classy outside back had missed the past two games following the sudden death of his younger brother Francis earlier in the month.

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