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Rockhampton Morning BulletinAustralian woman believed to be kidnapped in AfghanistanRockhampton Morning BulletinA supplied image obtained Friday, April 29, 2016 of Australian aid worker Katherine (Kerry) Jane Wilson. The Perth woman was reportedly taken by a group of armerd men in military uniforms from her office in the city of Jalalabad in Afghanistan. Her ...and more [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinIranian refugee who set himself on fire has died in BrisbaneRockhampton Morning BulletinMinister for Immigration Peter Dutton speaks to the media in Sydney, Friday, April 29, 2016. AAP Image - Joel Carrett. Related Items. Refugee who set himself alight will come to Australia · PNG court decision forces end to Manus Island detention ...and more [...]
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Brisbane TimesMan threatening to burn down house near RockhamptonBrisbane TimesPolice have closed a street in Rockhampton after a man made threats to burn his house down. Emergency services were called to the Lucas Street, Berserker, address just before 10.30am on Friday to reports of the man in his house making threats. [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinPolice cordon off Berserker home as man makes threatsRockhampton Morning BulletinMelanie Plane Journalist Hi! I'm your go-to reporter for sport, gossip and social media in Central Queensland. I'm a 20-year-old sports enthusiast who comes from a family of Aussie Rules players and cyclists. I am a former Queensland track cyclist and ...and more [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinWHAT'S ON: Seven things to do this weekend in CQRockhampton Morning Bulletin5pm: East Street Market at The Workshop until 10pm. Music by Jess Faulkner from 6.30pm. 5pm: Under 12's skating session in the Exhibition Pavilion, Rockhampton Showgrounds until - 6pm. Entry via gate 6, Lion Creek Road. Entry $4, includes skate hire. [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinBurger Urge to serve up free feed tomorrowRockhampton Morning BulletinBURGER Urge is set to serve up free feeds at Stockland Rockhampton tomorrow. To celebrate their recent opening at The Terrace, Burger Urge is throwing a Block Party. Free burgers, live entertainment and give-aways will take place from 12pm-2pm. [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinFury as London mayor claims Hitler a 'Zionist'Rockhampton Morning BulletinLabour leader Jeremy Corbyn has been forced to deny the party had a “problem with anti-Semitism” after Ken Livingstone, one of his oldest political allies, suggested Adolf Hitler was a Zionist. Related Items. OPINION: Is Israel above criticism? MP ...and more [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinSalary cap cloud hangs over EelsRockhampton Morning BulletinTALKING POINT: The selection of Semi Radradra of the Eels has been a bone of contention this week. DAN HIMBRECHTS. Popular Stories. 'He can't die, he hasn't met his child yet': Wife pleads · Underage lover didn't know Rocky girl, 12, was pregnant · Car ...and more [...]
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Rockhampton Morning Bulletin'He threatened people saying he needed medical attention'Rockhampton Morning BulletinANTHONY Evan Butson started kicking metal gates and threatening violence in Rockhampton Hospital's emergency ward. "He threatened people saying he needed medical attention or he would go off," police prosecutor Clancy Fox told Rockhampton ... [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinHeelers to hit the court in RockyRockhampton Morning BulletinTHREE local athletes will feature in two National Wheelchair Basketball League (NWBL) games to be played in Rockhampton this weekend. Corey Lawton made his debut for the Red Dust Heelers this month, the national team which includes Aboriginal and ... [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinToo many workplace deathsRockhampton Morning BulletinYesterday, family, friends, unions and workers took time out to remember those lost in work-related accidents around the world as part of International Workers Memorial Day. The internationally held event saw representatives from local government and ...and more [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinKnitting volunteers heart-warming pleaRockhampton Morning BulletinRockhampton Regional Council's Community Services Committee Chair Councillor Rose Swadling said now is the time to donate wool so the volunteers can continue their exceptional work. "Our volunteer knitters work tirelessly all year in our Lively ... [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinSmoke warning for residents near Mt Archer State ForestRockhampton Morning BulletinAs a result, smoke may be seen in the Rockhampton, Mount Charmers, Cawarral and New Zealand Gully areas. The aim of this burn is to reduce the volume of forest fuels and to create a mosaic pattern of burnt and unburnt areas. This will help reduce the ...and more [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinDrunk man turns violent in Rocky Hospital's emergency wardRockhampton Morning BulletinANTHONY Evan Butson started kicking metal gates and threatening violence in Rockhampton Hospital's emergency ward. "He threatened people saying he needed medical attention or he would go off," police prosecutor Clancy Fox told Rockhampton ... [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinYoung pianist reflects on half a lifetime performingRockhampton Morning BulletinTOP PERFORMER: Liam Smith, 9, was eager to show off his skills as he stepped up as first performer in his section at the 81st Rockhampton Eisteddfod this afternoon. Photo Amber Hooker / CQ News Amber Hooker ... [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinCouncil's 2016 Community Conversations BBQ's kick ofRockhampton Morning BulletinRURAL and urban residents of the Rockhampton region will get the chance to have their say from this week. Rockhampton Regional Council this week begin their journey around the region for the 2016 Community Coversations campaign. The campaign will ... [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinRock n rissolesRockhampton Morning BulletinRockhampton Citizen's Club president Graham Findlay was coy to his chances of winning his club's first ever Rocky Rissole Championship. "I can't tell you my secret ingredient but I have been making mine for 40 years and haven't had any complaints yet," ... [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinLive painting battles to entertain crowds at The WorkshopRockhampton Morning BulletinThe crowd votes the winner with an auction held after the battle, and audience members have a chance to own a piece of art made by the top artists of Central Queensland. Workshop Rockhampton's Vanessa Norimi said this year tattoo artists of Rockhampton ... [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinCraft expo to hit the showgrounds this weekendRockhampton Morning BulletinSTITCH and Chat Inc. is holding their Craft Expo at the Rockhampton Showgrounds on Saturday, April 30 and Sunday, May 1. Artists in residence will be Sue Howie and Colleen Shepherd of Indigo Niche specialising in Sashiko. Over 35 stall holders are ... [...]
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Rockhampton Morning BulletinOutback Saga is a certainty, if those existRockhampton Morning BulletinNot so Rockhampton mentor Kevin Hansen, whose placement of today's THURSDAY Callaghan Park starter Outback Saga (Race 5 - TAB 8) in recent times has been superb. Once again, just like last winning start on April 8 at the same track, Hansen has ... [...]
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