Support workers are fielding multiple calls a day and doing everything they can to help, but there is not enough housing stock to help people put roofs over their heads.
Check out what was making headlines, including a resident being invited to the Royal Sydney Show and Ansett boosting their passenger capacity for flights into the region.
An arrest for public nuisance leads to a cocaine discovery and a search warrant uncovers marijuana and other drug-related items.
Proserpine business owners are starting a regular farmers market to make fresh food accessible and help foster community spirit.
Police say the machinery was locked and secured before it was broken into just south of town.
Professor explains how the reef is around the Whitsundays and lists ways residents can act to protect the natural wonder
The community leader says he understands Whitsunday Paradise should not come at a cost to ratepayers, but a compromise must be reached.
He tried to start a fight with a man and 15-year-old boy before assaulting the woman when being asked to leave.
Mayor says ratepayers should not foot the bill for water and sewage infrastructure. But developers say ratepayers would not have to cough up the cash.
Proserpine police were called to the scene and found walls, windows and doors had all been damaged.