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Police have raided properties across the South Burnett and Caboolture areas.

Police thwarted in pursuit of evidence in teen’s case

A MAGISTRATE has rejected a police application to obtain DNA from a 13-year-old Casino boy who faces 16 serious robbery and assault charges.

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Songs back protest

JOHN Butler and other Bluesfest artists visited the Bentley gas field protest site yesterday and gave an impromptu performance in a show of support.

Can’t forget baby orphans

ONE of the most poignant memories Ballina veteran Bill Moore has from his 15 years in the RAAF was his role in a rescue operation in the Vietnam War.

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OH BEHAVE: Lock the Gate spokesman Ian Gaillard (left) discusses the Bentley protest with NSW Resources Minister Anthony Roberts outside Richmond Valley Council’s Casino office.

Quiet voices get to speak

PROTESTERS choosing to “lock on” or trespass private land at Bentley will face the “full force of the law”, NSW Resources Minister Anthony Roberts has warned.

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Why do they send us one lying MP after another? This moron knows full well there are a huge majority of protesters who are moderate as moderate. CWA ladies, nuns, etc. Sick to death of it. Time to look at secession again. Sydney will do us in as soon as...

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A couple of retirees relaxing and catching a tan at Kawana Photo: Brett Wortman / Sunshine Coast Daily

Retirement uncertainty leaves business owner in limbo

HAVING the security of owning a business has done little to quell the fear John Mack holds for life after retirement.

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(Quote) “10% saved of a 40 year work life is 4 years. No amount of fiddling changes that fact.” (unquote) ... except that wage-earners dumbly trusting their super fund have been cheated out of a bloody fortune, because their money was never properly...

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