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Rockhampton Morning BulletinMain Roads confirm Bruce Hwy still blocked at MarlboroughRockhampton Morning BulletinThe Department of Transport and Main Roads advises the Bruce Highway is still closed to all traffic between Rockhampton and Marlborough (approx 10km south of Marlborough). The highway is expected to remain closed for a number of hours while the ...Bruce Highway shut in both directions near Marlborough after truck rollover9news.com.auall 2 news articles [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinKids encouraged to pick up a tennis racquetRockhampton Morning BulletinFEW Australian regional cities can boast such a proud tennis tradition as Rockhampton. The birthplace of Australia's greatest male tennis player, Rod 'Rocket' Laver, the Rockhampton Junior Tennis Association has nurtured this tradition by developing ... [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinSprinters showdown ThursdayRockhampton Morning BulletinEXCITING Rockhampton-trained three-year-olds Embrace The Pain and Casino Thoughts will step out at Rockhampton's Callaghan Park races on Thursday in what shapes as an outstanding meeting. Naturally their appearance will generate considerable ...and more [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinWoman heads to court after riverbank nuisanceRockhampton Morning BulletinDAPHNE Joyce Daisy was causing some problems at Rockhampton's riverbank last month, which landed her in Rockhampton Magistrate's Court. The 54-year-old plead guilty to public nuisance and contravening a move on direction from police, after getting ... [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinCouncil gives wandering dogs a second chanceRockhampton Morning BulletinDOG owners whose pets are found wandering the streets across the Rockhampton region will now be given a second chance before being issued a $235 fine. According to council's current enforcement strategy, any dog found wandering is considered to be ... [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinExport market door open for CQ graziersRockhampton Morning BulletinMs Lauga said breaking into the international export market was a high priority on her to-do list for 2016, along with works on the Yeppoon foreshore and Rockhampton riverbank. "The low Australian dollar is expected to drop to around US60c which puts ... [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinPilots set to retrain when CQ weather sites closeRockhampton Morning BulletinIt is a concern held by the region's flight enthusiasts after the Bureau of Meteorology announced plans to cut over 30 employees from 24 regional centres, including Rockhampton. The staff cuts are set to take place over the next five years, with all ...Automation to take local knowledge with four BOM jobsGladstone Observerall 2 news articles [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinRiding is a barrel of fun for Rockhampton girlsRockhampton Morning BulletinYEEHAW: Jess Thomas and Christy Jasperson are raising money so they can compete in the NBHA World Barrel Racing Championships in The United States later in the year. Chris Ison Rokcbarrel ... [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinTeens hunger for money lands him in courtRockhampton Morning BulletinA 17-YEAR-OLD boy charged for breaking into a Rockhampton Hungry Jack's restaurant and stealing cash was sentenced to time behind bars in Rockhampton Magistrates Court last week. Motell Evans appeared in court from behind custody glass on ... [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinDerby St car park closes due to high tideRockhampton Morning BulletinRockhampton Regional Council expects the Fitzroy River's height to increase marginally over the next 24 hours which, coupled with higher than usual tides, is expected to see water over sections of the car park. This will be reviewed following tomorrow ...and more [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinMix reports from Rockhampton region about Telstra outageRockhampton Morning BulletinTHE Bulletin is receiving mixed reports about an outage to the Telstra mobile and internet network that has impacted the country today. A number of staff members lost connectivity via their mobile phones for about 15 mins while police have reported ...and more [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinThird 'My Rockhampton' magazine hits shelvesRockhampton Morning BulletinCafes, hotels, local businesses, Rockhampton Regional Council customer service centres and libraries are just some of the places you can pick up one of the 30,000 hard copies of the magazine. It can also be downloaded from the My Rockhampton website ... [...]
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Media identity Bruce Diamond to run for Rockhampton mayoral spotABC LocalBruce Diamond will contest next month's election, after previously running for state and federal parliaments. Mr Diamond believes the current Rockhampton Regional Council has lost sight and he wants to get "back to basics". "We need to get rid of the ... [...]
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VIDEO: Rod Laver memorabilia to find permanent Rocky homeRockhampton Morning BulletinAN IMAGE of Rockhampton's own Rod 'The Rocket' Laver stretching out to deliver a serve looks down at you from the wall. The racquet the tennis champion used to win countless tournaments, probably still stained with sweat, sits in a glass case before ... [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinNew sponsor named for the 2016 Capricornia ClassicRockhampton Morning BulletinWHILE Rockhampton's Scott Stevens' hopes of winning another Capricornia Yearling Sales (CYS) 2YO Classic (1200m) this year may be dashed, he'll still be on track for the occasion. That's because Scott, a director of engineering firm SMW (Service, ... [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinPlans progressing for River Reverie for 2016 eventRockhampton Morning BulletinHUSTLE AND BUSTLE: Members of the community make their way through a buzzing hive of activity at the Rockhampton River Festival. Photo Melanie Plane/The Morning Bulletin Melanie Plane ... [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinRACHEL to guide tourists and locals alike through regionRockhampton Morning BulletinThe app, designed to promote all of the unique aspects of Rockhampton, will include an avatar named Rachel who will act as a virtual guide for tourists and locals. Users of the app will be able to explore everything from the Rockhampton Art Gallery to ...and more [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinFive things on Rockhampton Regional Council agenda todayRockhampton Morning BulletinThe application was received from Rockhampton Cricket Inc seeking assistance with a lighting upgrade to the Rockhampton cricket grounds in Reaney St, The Common. 3 Long-term financial plan discussed. The council members will hear an officer's report ... [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinBarrage open for business with plenty of water flowRockhampton Morning BulletinTHE water is flowing in Rockhampton after the heavy falls in the past week, with the Fitzroy River Barrage and Eden Bann Weir both sitting at capacity. The barrage is full with 75,000 ML and Eden Bann is the same, with 35,900 ML. Meanwhile, the Mount ...and more [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinMayoral candidate's campaign is about going back to basicsRockhampton Morning BulletinThis was Bruce Diamond's mantra as he spoke to The Morning Bulletin yesterday to announce his decision to run for mayor in the upcoming Rockhampton Regional Council election. Bruce is a well-known campaigner in the region, and has previously run for ...and more [...]
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