Premier’s flying visit to the Towers

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Queensand Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is bringing her Working Queensland Cabinet Committee to Charters Towers this Friday. The cabinet includes Treasurer Curtis Pitt, Employment Minister Grace Grace, Communities Minister Shannon Fentiman and Minister Assisting the Premier for the North Coralee … [Read more...]

Knuth hits back at Shadow Minister

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Member for Dalrymple Shane Knuth has hit back at Shadow Health Minister Mark McArdle’s comments claiming the KAP ‘went missing’ for regional Queenslanders. Mr McArdle’s comments followed the passing of a Government bill allowing the Health Minister to appoint replacements for local hospital … [Read more...]

Charters Towers Regional Report

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Adani’s Carmichael mine grinds to a halt Federal environment minister Greg hunt is moving quickly to see this week’s federal court decision blocking Adani’s Carmichael mine project overturned. The federal court said that the commonwealth could not prove that environment minster Greg hunt could … [Read more...]

Council ready to work with new State Government

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Charters Towers Regional Council will work hard to build a solid working relationship with the newly elected State Government headed by Premier Anastasia Palaszczuk. Mayor Frank Beveridge says his Council are pursuing a range of issues with the new State Government that are of high importance to … [Read more...]

Still No Closer to a Decision from Katter Australia Party MPs

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Queenslanders are still waiting to find out who will form the next Government, and it doesn’t look like we’re much closer to having a decision. Katter's Australian Party MPs Robbie Katter and Shane Knuth say that it is still too early to announce who they will throw their support behind in order … [Read more...]

A Voice for Rural and Regional Queensland

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Agriculture lobby group, Agforce, says it believes that the state election result whilst confused will bode well for Agriculture in the future. Agforce has voiced its many concerns throughout the Queensland state election regarding the lack of representation of the state’s Agriculture … [Read more...]

Your Charters Towers News Wrap

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The state election result gives local member Shane Knuth plenty to think about. Charters towers see’s its first Brahman sale for the year and locals get ready to go head to head on the track. This is your Charters Towers news wrap. … [Read more...]