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HIV Cases In Wide Bay Health District Decrease In Line With Qld

Image Credit: CC0  New cases of HIV in the Wide Bay Hospital and Health District have decreased between 2018 and 2019.   The Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service saw four people diagnosed with HIV in 2018.  That number dropped to three in 2019.   The number of people confirmed positive in 2017 was two,...

Near Drowning 1770

UPDATE | Paramedics have taken a teenage boy to Bundaberg Hospital after he almost drowned at 1770. He was in a stable condition.   EARLIER | A teenager has...

Fire Alight West Of Lowmead

UPDATE | A bushfire is alight west of Lowmead on Tuesday.   It sparked at Boyne Valley on Sunday January 5. Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) advises it...

Top Jobs And Where To Find Them

Image Credit: Pixabay  Despite recent flat construction activity in Wide Bay, a handful of specific trades will be in high demand moving forward, with skills shortages...

Siemens Will Stand By Adani

By Siemens Pressebild, Photo taken from with the friendly permission of Siemens Germany by Christian Kuhna CC BY-SA 3.0 Siemens announced over the weekend that...

Rain Forecast To Green Up Bundaberg

Keep the brolly handy, there is a 70 per-cent chance of rain in Bundaberg for the first three days of this week. Forecaster, Lauren Pattie said...

Wounding, Maryborough

Police are investigating the wounding of a man at Tinana on Wednesday afternoon. Around 1pm yesterday, a 43-year-old man was approached by another man at Scholtz...

2019: The Warmest And Driest Year On Record

Australia's mean temperature in 2019 was 1.52 °C above average, making it the warmest on record since consistent national temperature records began in 1910 and...

Girl Bitten By A Shark Off CQ

A young girl has been bitten by a shark off the Central Queensland Coast. The nine-year-old girl had been swimming off North West Island on Wednesday...