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Townsville BulletinA taste for the bespokeTownsville BulletinPUBLIC transport in Townsville's inner city could soon have an entirely new look, with plans underway to introduce a bike-hire scheme similar to Brisbane's CityCycle. Bike stations that allow users to hire a bike for short stints and drop them at ...and more [...]
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Townsville BulletinBus hub close to startTownsville BulletinThe Minister will this morning meet with Mayor Jenny Hill and Townsville MP Scott Stewart to hash out a way forward. It comes after two years of frustrating delays, with differences between the State Government, Townsville City Council and TransLink ... [...]
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Townsville BulletinJoy over Cup returnTownsville BulletinBelynda Kliese will be among those shouting the loudest as she cheers on her husband, jockey Graham Kliese, who will be riding local horse Castle Express in the Townsville Cup. Ms Kliese said she had a black and white dress picked out ready for the big ... [...]
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Townsville BulletinThompson still chases winning feelingTownsville BulletinThe veteran hoop has booked a full day of rides at Cluden Park today including the prestigious Townsville Cup aboard Mountain View for trainer Errol Sewell. Thompson has bagged more than 4000 winners throughout a decorated racing career which has ... [...]
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Townsville BulletinTHE LOVE LOTTERYTownsville BulletinThere are 22 eager single ladies in this season of The Bachelor, but how did they manage to get there? Aside from applying online, what traits are required to be chosen for the chance to engage in a love story carried out in a mansion decorated like a ...and more [...]
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Townsville BulletinPaalvast re-signs with FireTownsville BulletinTOWNSVILLE Fire guard Chevannah Paalvast admits she didn't quite know what to expect from her maiden WNBL season, but she can't wait to do it all again. The New Zealand international has agreed to a new one-year deal with the WNBL champions, ... [...]
Fri, Jul 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Courier MailSchweida's tropical plunder for mateCourier MailA Group 1 winner last month of the Tatt's Tiara for a second time, Schweida says winning another Townsville Cup would rate on a similar level given his history in the northern capital. “I was apprenticed in Townsville in 1972 and spent 22 years there ... [...]
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Courier MailGrandmother's alleged killer chargedCourier MailThe accused was due to appear in Townsville Magistrates Court tomorrow. Today Mrs Kippin was remembered as having lived life by her father's mantra – “if you can help somebody along life's way, your life will never be in vain”. She was remembered as a ...and more [...]
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dailytelegraph.com.auTownsville grandmother's alleged killer charged | Daily Telegraphdailytelegraph.com.auPOLICE have charged a man with the murder of an 81-year-old Townsville woman after an alleged stabbing rampage in Townsville on Tuesday night.and more [...]
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ABC OnlineMan charged with murder, attempted murder over Townsville stabbingsABC OnlineA man has been charged with the murder of an elderly woman and the attempted murder of two other people all stabbed in Townsville earlier this week. Elizabeth Kippin, 81, was found stabbed to death in her home at Wulguru on Wednesday. An 32-year-old .../video/video.news.com.au/News/NEWS.com.auTownsville stabbing sparks parole questions from Premier Annastacia PalaszczukBrisbane TimesMan charged with murder after fatal Townsville stabbing9news.com.auTownsville Bulletin -myPolice (press release) [...]
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Brisbane TimesMan charged over Townsville stabbingsBrisbane TimesHe will face Townsville Magistrates Court tomorrow charged with one count of murder, two counts of attempted murder, one count of enter dwelling with intent, one count of attempted enter dwelling and commit, one count of unlawful wounding, seven counts ...Man charged with murder, attempted murder over Townsville stabbingsABC OnlineMurder charge, WulgurumyPolice (press release) (blog)all 3 news articles [...]
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Brisbane TimesTownsville stabbing sparks parole questions from Premier Annastacia PalaszczukBrisbane TimesA stabbing rampage in Townsville that left an elderly woman dead and two other people injured has raised questions about the state's parole processes. Anthony O'Keefe, 32, was arrested at the scene at Wulguru on Tuesday and remains in hospital under ...Suspected Townsville killer paroled seven hours before stabbing death of woman, 81NEWS.com.auPremier orders parole process probeTownsville Bulletinall 4 news articles [...]
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NEWS.com.auSuspected Townsville killer paroled seven hours before stabbing death of woman, 81NEWS.com.auO'Keefe remains in Townsville Hospital under police guard, where charges are expected to be laid on Friday. Police believe the 32-year-old went to the Wulguru home of 26-year-old Brittny Speechly about 10pm on Tuesday, where, in a drug-fuelled rage he ...Premier orders parole process probeTownsville Bulletinall 3 news articles [...]
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Townsville daily wrap up, Friday July 29 - TownsvillemyPolice (press release) (blog)Possess dangerous drug and prohibited liquor, Palm Island: A 33-year-old man has been charged with a number of offences following the execution of a search.and more [...]
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Townsville BulletinCoroner angered by staff cutsTownsville BulletinCentral Coroner David O'Connell, who investigated the disappearance of Bowen teenager Rachel Antonio, yesterday said questions from the Townsville Bulletin regarding the delay in the delivery of his findings warranted a response. “Whilst this inquest ... [...]
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Armed Robbery, Townsville - Queensland Police NewsmyPolice (press release) (blog)Just before 1am two men in a white vehicle have pulled up in the check-in area of the hotel in Woolcock Street. Both men then left the vehicle and approached a ...and more [...]
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Townsville BulletinBowen and O'Neill have the right stuffTownsville BulletinNORTH Queensland's new look new-look right side attack got off to a spectacular start last week as Justin O'Neill and Javid Bowen combined for a hat-trick of tries. Bowen came in to the team in place of suspended winger Kyle Feldt and the former ...and more [...]
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Townsville BulletinHearing finds Rachel likely killed by loverTownsville BulletinA CORONER has found that Bowen teenager Rachel Joy Antonio died following a physical altercation with Robert Hytch, the man who was found guilty and later acquitted of her murder. It was also found that a “clandestine” sexual relationship had existed ...A Queensland coroner has found 16-year-old Rachel Antonio died after a “physical altercation” with her alleged ...9news.com.auRachel Antonio: Alleged boyfriend Robert Hytch killed Bowen teen ...ABC [...]
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Townsville BulletinCraiglea Deken powers home in Townsville GuineasTownsville BulletinThe four-year-old gelding has already claimed the Listed Lightning Handicap at Doomben this prep and Johnston said he expected another strong effort in the Townsville feature. “Executed is at the top of his game. Krystle said he's spot on so we can't ... [...]
Thu, Jul 28, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Townsville BulletinDjeric's dream move to SerbiaTownsville BulletinThe proud Serbian/Australian spent the last three years playing with the now defunct Townsville Crocodiles in the NBL and he has also starred for the ladder-leading Heat in the 2016 QBL season. Djeric had signed a deal to play under Australian ...and more [...]
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