May 2020

Published a story 15th May 2020 1:51 PM

PROVING there is opportunity in any crisis, Gympie firm CPM Engineering has grabbed the COVID-19 lockdown and turned it into profits, jobs and new services.

Gympie firm turns COVID crisis into local jobs

PROVING there is opportunity in any crisis, Gympie firm CPM Engineering has grabbed the COVID-19 lockdown and turned it into profits, jobs and new services.

Published a story 15th May 2020 7:49 AM

POLICE investigate Cooran car fire, Booubyjan truck crash.

UPDATE: Cooran car fire and Booubyjan crash overnight

POLICE investigate Cooran car fire, Booubyjan truck crash.

Published a story 14th May 2020 5:47 PM

GEOGRAPHICAL confusion seems to be an unexpected side effect of coronavirus, even when you’re not sick.

COVID confusion: Where am I?

GEOGRAPHICAL confusion seems to be an unexpected side effect of coronavirus, even when you’re not sick.

Published a story 14th May 2020 4:51 PM

THEY don’t make them like that anymore and some would say they can see why. But 1932 was a long time ago and that was the year Gympie’s first motorised bus was built.

The machine and family that changed Gympie

THEY don’t make them like that anymore and some would say they can see why. But 1932 was a long time ago and that was the year Gympie’s first motorised bus was built.

Published a story 14th May 2020 3:25 PM

QUEENSLAND is “well on its way” to achieving a 50 per cent renewables target for its electricity generation industry by 2030 and would achieve 20 per cent this year,” Energy Minister Anthony Lynham said yesterday.

State fires back on renewable power targets

QUEENSLAND is “well on its way” to achieving a 50 per cent renewables target for its electricity generation industry by 2030 and would achieve 20 per cent this year,” Energy Minister Anthony Lynham said yesterday.

Published a story 14th May 2020 8:54 AM

THE slight chance of showers and possibly a thunderstorm provide the best news for fire fighters today as Gympie region faces another day of high fire danger.

Showers hope as Gympie region fire danger goes on

THE slight chance of showers and possibly a thunderstorm provide the best news for fire fighters today as Gympie region faces another day of high fire danger.

Published a story 12th May 2020 5:50 PM

A MARGATE man has pleaded guilty in Gympie Magistrates Court to charges of violence, property damage and cab fare evasion over much of Central Queensland.

Gympie court: Jail not all for Margate grandfather

A MARGATE man has pleaded guilty in Gympie Magistrates Court to charges of violence, property damage and cab fare evasion over much of Central Queensland.

Published a story 12th May 2020 3:53 PM

He inflicted such a ‘devastating’ injury on a police officer he had to have reconstructive surgery

52 crimes map young Gympie man’s trail of self-destruction

He inflicted such a ‘devastating’ injury on a police officer he had to have reconstructive surgery

Published a story 12th May 2020 9:22 AM

Hundreds of entries from through NSW, western Queensland and the Burnett will be judged on-site at Nolan Meats, which has been involved in the Ekka for many years

How Gympie firm is a big part of very different Ekka 2020

Hundreds of entries from through NSW, western Queensland and the Burnett will be judged on-site at Nolan Meats, which has been involved in the Ekka for many years

Published a story 12th May 2020 8:04 AM

NINE people are due to appear in Gympie Magistrates Court today, in the court’s first almost normal day since COVID-19 safeguards were introduced six weeks ago.

Named: Nine to appear in Gympie court under lockdown

NINE people are due to appear in Gympie Magistrates Court today, in the court’s first almost normal day since COVID-19 safeguards were introduced six weeks ago.

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