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‘Loss of life’ possibility for those near Paradise Dam

premium_icon ‘Loss of life’ possibility for those near Paradise Dam

North Burnett mayor slams reports showing “blatant disregard” for residents living...

IN PHOTOS: Region farewells Kevin ‘Lofty’ Wendt

premium_icon IN PHOTOS: Region farewells Kevin ‘Lofty’ Wendt

Hundreds paid respects at Biggenden’s Kevin ‘Lofty’ Wendt's funeral.

Towns named and shamed for $1.7m rate debt

premium_icon Towns named and shamed for $1.7m rate debt

North Burnett Council names the towns with the biggest rates bill.

After 42 years, council shows Dael the door

premium_icon After 42 years, council shows Dael the door

“It’s not the way I intended my career to finish.” Dael Giddins sets the record...

MILESTONE MOMENT: Huge native title claim recognised

premium_icon MILESTONE MOMENT: Huge native title claim recognised

The 330ha claim takes in parts of North Burnett, South Burnett, Banana and Western...

Squeezed from above, slammed from below

premium_icon Squeezed from above, slammed from below

Mayor wants better understanding of financial pressures on councils.

Crucial Burnett water study moves forward

premium_icon Crucial Burnett water study moves forward

Burnett water feasibility study, first announced last year, finally has a...

COUNCIL CHAOS: policy reviews nearly a decade late

premium_icon COUNCIL CHAOS: policy reviews nearly a decade late

Report urges “comprehensive overhaul”. More than 80 per cent of reviews overdue...

Both ‘dependent’ on river: Councils come together

premium_icon Both ‘dependent’ on river: Councils come together

North Burnett mayor indicates her council will forge a closer working relationship...

Mayor offers olive branch in union dispute

premium_icon Mayor offers olive branch in union dispute

Union is taking council to court over perceived job losses.

'Show us the money,' Burnett mayor says to Sunwater

premium_icon 'Show us the money,' Burnett mayor says to Sunwater

Mayor 'fully expects' reimbursement for infrastructure moving costs.

Mayor prepared for Paradise wall to be lowered further

premium_icon Mayor prepared for Paradise wall to be lowered further

'The horse has bolted' on Paradise, so what happens now?

Residents left scratching after questionable water supply

premium_icon Residents left scratching after questionable water supply

Questionable council water has left residents scratching.

'The water stinks': Murky future for Burnett tourist park

premium_icon 'The water stinks': Murky future for Burnett tourist park

The water level is falling rapidly at this beloved attraction.

Up to $1m in drought support pledged for Burnett communities

Up to $1m in drought support pledged for Burnett communities

The government package will go towards immediate support.

'Psyche of slow dwindling': Small bush town in uproar

premium_icon 'Psyche of slow dwindling': Small bush town in uproar

Residents feel their town is being pushed closer to brink.

'We are pissed off': Dam wall's surprise lowering slammed

premium_icon 'We are pissed off': Dam wall's surprise lowering slammed

Mayor says decision, announced in the media, left her 'speechless'.

Fire bans extended across Burnett region

Fire bans extended across Burnett region

Weather conditions continue to increase the risk of fires.

Ross River fever cases on the rise

premium_icon Ross River fever cases on the rise

Ross River virus warning issued

IN DETAIL: Burdens on the council budget

premium_icon IN DETAIL: Burdens on the council budget

Burnett Mayor on council's key considerations this budget

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