Just weeks ago it seemed inconceivable that the lead up to the council election would take a backseat to one of the biggest health emergencies in history.
Three of the Fraser Coast's top restaurants are closed and have made the tough decision not to try and battle through with takeaway
Her pubs are empty by force, close to 100 workers have been told they have no job, but Janet Persal isn't about to give up
The first case of coronavirus has been confirmed on the Fraser Coast
Mourners gathered to remember Shae Francis, who disappeared in late 2018
Four years after he exited Local Government, former Fraser Coast mayor Gerard O'Connell is back on the council election trail
The fallout from one of the most tumultuous weeks in the Coalition’s recent history, if managed well, can be extremely beneficial for our region.
Heavy rainfall and big tides is causing rivers to rise.
Dams are filled, parched paddocks have turned green are some might be tempted to think "well that's that, the farmers are happy again".
Wide Bay MP Llew O'Brien is this morning meeting with Prime Minister Scott Morrison about his future in Federal Government.
Working from Sydney, Jessica specialises in crime/court reporting, filing for APN’s regional mastheads in Northern NSW as well as providing national content for the group. She was previously Chief Reporter at the Fraser Coast Chronicle in Hervey Bay, Queensland where she grew up and trained. Early in her career, she was named Queensland Young Journalist of the Year at the Clarion Awards. More recently, she was finalist at the 2013 Kennedy Awards for Excellence in NSW Journalism in both the Young Journalist and Court Reporter of the Year categories.