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Tue 21 Jan 2020

Traffic nightmare as caravan rolls on Bruce Hwy

premium_icon Traffic nightmare as caravan rolls on Bruce Hwy

HAPPENING NOW: Drivers are experiencing lengthy delays on the Bruce Highway this afternoon after a caravan rolled near a major Sunshine Coast exit.

Mum who cleans toilets reveals worst things she’s seen

premium_icon Mum who cleans toilets reveals worst things she’s seen

The Gympie mother-of-three has cleaned toilets in regional south-eastern Queensland for the past 15 years

Gympie subbies in lurch as another builder goes bust

premium_icon Gympie subbies in lurch as another builder goes bust

A building group which won tenders for almost $6M of Gympie Regional Council work over the past three years has gone bust.

House price growth puts Gympie region among Australia’s best

premium_icon House price growth puts Gympie region among Australia’s best

The Gympie region has been identified as one of best places in Australia for average annual house price growth over the past two decades

WIND FARM: $2 billion project starting at grassroots

premium_icon WIND FARM: $2 billion project starting at grassroots

She said great effort had been made to reduce the impacts

New fears for Tiaro’s ‘crippled’ koala population

premium_icon New fears for Tiaro’s ‘crippled’ koala population

‘The numbers there are already in significant decline’

Keep up with the locals:  Just $1 for the first 28 days

Keep up with the locals: Just $1 for the first 28 days

It pays to be ‘in the know’ – and never has it been more critical in a social media age where so much false information is being pumped out.

IN COURT: 6 people to face Gympie Magistrates Court today

premium_icon IN COURT: 6 people to face Gympie Magistrates Court today

The following people will be appearing in court today, on a range of different charges.

UPDATE: Batten the hatches, severe storm on its way

premium_icon UPDATE: Batten the hatches, severe storm on its way

The storm has turned from the southern end of the Sunshine Coast and appears to be quickly headed for the Mary Valley and Gympie

Builder goes into liquidation leaving subbies unpaid

premium_icon Builder goes into liquidation leaving subbies unpaid

A builder favoured by Sunshine Coast councils has gone into liquidation, with the extent of debt still unknown.

Cop runs for life before drink driver's dramatic crash

premium_icon Cop runs for life before drink driver's dramatic crash

A police officer ran from a random breath test site to avoid being hit by drink driver James Leonard William Lyric Meehan, who crashed his car seconds later.

Two men injured after truck crash on Bruce Highway

premium_icon Two men injured after truck crash on Bruce Highway

TWO people have been injured after a truck crash on the Bruce Highway.

First came the rain... now comes the heat

premium_icon First came the rain... now comes the heat

Temperatures are set to soar as a heatwave settles in across the southeast corner. But there may be some rain around to offer a little reprieve.

Do you live in Australia's unhealthiest suburb?

premium_icon Do you live in Australia's unhealthiest suburb?

These are the top suburbs across the country that have the worst record for obesity, smoking, diabetes and asthma. Find out how your neighbourhood compares.

Gympie man in court after alleged bashing of 70-year-old

premium_icon Gympie man in court after alleged bashing of 70-year-old

THE Gympie region man charged with bashing a 70-year-old man after trying to break into his Southside home has been refused bail in court.

Police lay charges over Rattler vandalism

premium_icon Police lay charges over Rattler vandalism

The historic station has been targeted on several occasions.

Giant caravan rally could be huge boost to Gympie businesses

premium_icon Giant caravan rally could be huge boost to Gympie businesses

Information session to be held for local businesses at Gympie Showgrounds.

Gympie Cats celebrate historic win in first game of 2020 season

premium_icon Gympie Cats celebrate historic win in first game of 2020...

‘I went into the game thinking we did not have the best chance but we surprised ourselves’

Mon 20 Jan 2020

Severe storm warning issued for southeast

premium_icon Severe storm warning issued for southeast

A severe storm warning has been issued for southeast Queensland, with damaging winds and heavy rain on the cards for much of the region.

‘Perfect’ Gympie rains arrive in nick of time

premium_icon ‘Perfect’ Gympie rains arrive in nick of time

‘It was getting absolutely desperate’: farmers celebrate skies opening up as drought bites hard.

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