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Armed robbery, Allenstown

Two men and a woman have been charged over the alleged violent armed robbery of a licensed premises at Allenstown. Monday's robbery left a worker and customer with facial injuries. It will be alleged a man armed with a firearm entered the Upper Dawson Road business shortly before 4.30pm followed by another...

Rockhampton Just Got A Whole Lot More Aussie

Image Supplied  There are now even more spaces to enjoy a good old Aussie barbeque thanks to Rockhampton Regional Council’s BBQ Renewal Program. Parks Chair, Councillor Cherie Rutherford, said that 15 new BBQs had been installed over the last few months. “Living in Central Queensland, we get to experience over 300 days of...

LNP Calls For Mining Inquiry

LNP leader Deb Frecklington has announced she would move for an independent Parliamentary Select Committee to investigate mining safety in light of the spate of recent deaths. A worker who fell between 18 and 20 metres at a North Queensland coal mine, remains in a serious but stable condition on Monday.   Paramedics...

Driver Airlifted From Crash South Of Biloela

Image Credit: RACQ Capricorn Rescue  A man has been flown to Rockhampton Hospital after he lost control of his car and slammed into a tree south of Biloela on Sunday.   The accident happened at 5.30PM. The RACQ Capricorn Rescue helicopters was called to the scene where a car had veered off the road and...

Don't Fall For 'Church Donation' Scam

Image Credit: Pexels  Police are hearing that someone has been approaching residences in Wandal, asking for donations for a church, but warn it is a scam.   The suspect was wearing a hi vis vest and handed over an envelope when seeking donations. The church has advised that they do not conduct door to door requests...
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