November 2020

Published a story 18th Nov 2020 10:49 AM

One of James Cook University’s brightest students has been recognised for her dedication to medicine, awarded with a national bursary to help with her studies.

How a death in custody sparked a medical dream

One of James Cook University’s brightest students has been recognised for her dedication to medicine, awarded with a national bursary to help with her studies.

October 2020

Published a story 1st Oct 2020 6:42 PM

A Queensland Corrective Services spokesman confirmed Graham Robert Masso, 38, had fled from the low security men’s farm at Stuart today.

Police hunt for prison escapee on the run

A Queensland Corrective Services spokesman confirmed Graham Robert Masso, 38, had fled from the low security men’s farm at Stuart today.

Published a story 1st Oct 2020 12:42 PM

New research by James Cook University shows exercise that is enjoyable helps steer young drug and alcohol abusers away from their addictions.

Getting out and about can stop drug abuse

New research by James Cook University shows exercise that is enjoyable helps steer young drug and alcohol abusers away from their addictions.

September 2020

Published a story 29th Sep 2020 11:09 AM

Three times a week, Patricia Kennedy boards a bus early in the morning and makes the near two hour trip to Townsville so she can live a normal life.

Stirring plea in dialysis battle

Three times a week, Patricia Kennedy boards a bus early in the morning and makes the near two hour trip to Townsville so she can live a normal life.

Published a story 22nd Sep 2020 6:20 PM

After being 'embarrassed by a youth crime issue, a business owner took it upon himself to have two exotic supercars fixed.

Vandalised exotic cars fixed free of charge

After being 'embarrassed by a youth crime issue, a business owner took it upon himself to have two exotic supercars fixed.

Published a story 18th Sep 2020 7:05 AM

The COVID-19 crisis illustrates the way Government’s have let down their people by misunderstanding and underfunding science, according to a scientist.

Pandemic reveals a deficit in readiness: Expert

The COVID-19 crisis illustrates the way Government’s have let down their people by misunderstanding and underfunding science, according to a scientist.

Published a story 16th Sep 2020 5:31 PM

A shocking display at a major shopping centre has been filmed and posted to Instagram with a juvenile seen jumping on the bonnet of a McLaren supercar.

VIDEO: Teen jumps, spits on $500k supercars

A shocking display at a major shopping centre has been filmed and posted to Instagram with a juvenile seen jumping on the bonnet of a McLaren supercar.

August 2020

Published a story 26th Aug 2020 7:11 AM

As workers fill office buildings and children head off to school; they are oblivious to the lethal, modern warfare taking place just 30 minutes from Townsville.

PHOTOS: Inside the warfare unfolding on our doorstep

As workers fill office buildings and children head off to school; they are oblivious to the lethal, modern warfare taking place just 30 minutes from Townsville.

Published a story 17th Aug 2020 2:28 PM

Two COVID-19 positive crew members removed from a cargo ship anchored off Townsville are being treated under strict conditions.

Cargo ship COVID-19 quarantine numbers jump

Two COVID-19 positive crew members removed from a cargo ship anchored off Townsville are being treated under strict conditions.

Published a story 11th Aug 2020 11:48 AM

With a fire truck escort, a Maroochydore cyclist rolled into Townsville on Monday on one of the final legs of his Brisbane-to-Cairns ride for cancer research.

Rider pushes on and urges focus on cancer

With a fire truck escort, a Maroochydore cyclist rolled into Townsville on Monday on one of the final legs of his Brisbane-to-Cairns ride for cancer research.

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