Hanging on to hope for Hillside Haven

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Locals are pushing a petition to save Hillside Haven, Collinsville's only aged care facility. The plea to keep the elderly close to home becomes more urgent as planning begins to move residents from Hillside Haven to another facility in Bowen, potentially splitting up senior residents from their … [Read more...]

Closing the Gap

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A day to acknowledge the efforts made in extending Indigenous life expectancy while recognising the ongoing need to work toward better health outcomes. Close the Gap day. Across Australia events are bringing people together, to share information and to take serious action to achieve Indigenous … [Read more...]

Warning on fake grass

Goondiwindi Plus More Cannabis

33-YEAR-OLD man has died and another man remains in critical condition after suspected poisoning from synthetic cannabis in Mackay on Tuesday. Detective Acting Inspector Sam Bliss said police were investigating the circumstances surrounding the death as well as the earlier admission of a … [Read more...]