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Tue 14 Aug 2018

Bundy fire warning: Big dry fuels rising concerns

premium_icon Bundy fire warning: Big dry fuels rising concerns

RURAL Fire Service area director Bruce Thompson said an increase of suspicious fires was concerning.

Dream job becomes reality for Bundaberg service woman

premium_icon Dream job becomes reality for Bundaberg service woman

FOR Carla Russell a career in emergency services had always been a dream, and last week that dream became a reality.

Call to remove five cent piece from circulation for drought

premium_icon Call to remove five cent piece from circulation for drought

IT COST more money to make than it's actually worth, so why is the five cent piece still in circulation?

24 hour finger-licking goodness inches closer for Bundy

premium_icon 24 hour finger-licking goodness inches closer for Bundy

FOR those hanging out for 24/7 fried chicken they may not have to wait much longer.

Four people, two teens, charged after courthouse brawl

Four people, two teens, charged after courthouse brawl

FOUR people have been charged after a number of public brawls unraveled outside the Bundaberg Courthouse this morning.

MURKY WATERS: Who will foot the bill for further PFAS tests?

premium_icon MURKY WATERS: Who will foot the bill for further PFAS tests?

WHO exactly will foot the bill for additional investigations into the PFAS water contamination at Svensson Heights is open to interpretation.

Council releases second issue of student-written magazine

premium_icon Council releases second issue of student-written magazine

HIGH school students across the region have been working hard in preparation for the release of the second issue of the Youth Chronicles magazine.

'The most significant deal in Wide Bay football history

premium_icon 'The most significant deal in Wide Bay football history

The deal will give the football community unprecedented access to the Roar, and provide a direct path from Federation Park Field to Suncorp Stadium, and beyond.

Conned Coast cane farmer wins $6.6M lawsuit

premium_icon Conned Coast cane farmer wins $6.6M lawsuit

A farmer with Alzhiemers was lured into pouring millions into sunk tech start-up Guvera

'This wasn't my plan': From canefields to 10 Downing Street

premium_icon 'This wasn't my plan': From canefields to 10 Downing Street

LEX Greensill grew up in Bundaberg. He graduated from Kepnock State High School before doing a law degree by correspondence through QUT.

Billionaire bound for glory says his heart beats for Bundy

premium_icon Billionaire bound for glory says his heart beats for Bundy

The NewsMail's Sarah Steger sat down to chat to homegrown billionaire Lex Greensill about his success from humble beginnings.

Katlynn and Barnsley on the scent of Ekka success

premium_icon Katlynn and Barnsley on the scent of Ekka success

Bundaberg dog breeder Katlynn Bradder and Barnsley chasing Ekka glory

House of the year: Builder wins top title

premium_icon House of the year: Builder wins top title

A BUNDABERG builder has taken out one of the most prestigeous titles at the Wide Bay Master Builders Awards for a high-profile oceanfront home at Bargara.

Man jailed for replica gun threats at Tafe

premium_icon Man jailed for replica gun threats at Tafe

BENJAMIN Edward Sutton appeared via videolink in the Bundaberg Magistrates Court yesterday.

Why abuse is stopping locals from becoming referees

premium_icon Why abuse is stopping locals from becoming referees

RESPECT is a concept that goes both ways on and off the sporting field but with the flack referees cop many are being deterred from taking up the whistle.

Questions continue to surface after PFAS contamination

premium_icon Questions continue to surface after PFAS contamination

STATE refuse to answer more questions on PFAS

Bundy musician to play for Queensland Symphony Orchestra

premium_icon Bundy musician to play for Queensland Symphony Orchestra

A LOCAL musical talent is set to take the stage at the QSO's A Day In The Orchestra program.

Regional Cities Deal key to unlocking Bundy's potential

premium_icon Regional Cities Deal key to unlocking Bundy's potential

On Saturday, the NewsMail exclusively reported Hinkler MP Keith Pitt had launched a petition to support the deal.

A guide to Queensland’s best butchers

premium_icon A guide to Queensland’s best butchers

WHILE many busy home cooks rely on their supermarkets for meat, it’s impossible to dismiss the work of a good butcher.

How to ease housing cost pressures

How to ease housing cost pressures

THE cost of housing price pressure could be eased if new migrants were encouraged to settle in rural or regional centres, according to one former Prime Minister

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