Fraser Coast Chronicle (Hervey Bay, Australia)

Articles from November 3, 2009

{BUS DRIVER: 'POLICE WERE DOING 100kmh'} {BUS DRIVER: 'POLICE WERE DOING 100kmh'}; Inquest into Double Fatal
Byline: Kristy Martin A WITNESS claims he saw a police car travelling at 100kmh down the Esplanade in pursuit of a car that crashed into and killed a Hervey Bay couple last year. Peter and Nicole Ash were killed on July 18, when their car was...
Fire Danger Needs Closer Examination; Lots of Smoke but No Real Danger to Homes
Byline: Stephen O'Grady A HERVEY BAY man yesterday described as "a death trap" the Wondunna neighbourhood where he lives while a bush fire crackled to within 25 metres of homes of Huntingdale Park. Fire officers from 10 crews controlled the afternoon...
Home-Built Jabiru Soon to Spread Its Wings; {lsquo}So I Thought ... Why Don't I Build Myself a Plane?'
Byline: Toni McRae JUST plane crazy, Howard Boyle is determined to do it his way. The Hervey Bay concrete truck driver is a rev head from way back and today is building his own aeroplane and racing his 65 Mustang in between - but he has even...
PM in Town to Talk about Our Greatest Problem
Byline: PETER CHAPMAN Editor Normally when a Prime Minister is on his way to town we hear about it weeks out. Not this time with Rudd's office keeping their cards close to their chests that their boss was on his way to Hervey Bay to talk health....
Some Answers Please, Mr Rudd
MR RUDD, the health buck stops with you and we have some urgent questions that need your answers. You've said that if the model isn't working you'll consider turning health over to Canberra. The model isn't working, Mr Rudd - especially on the...
Xpress Growth Reaps Award for Bay Business
HOLLYWOOD gossip; tips on losing weight; ways to improve the look of a house or just who's hot and who's not are some of the topics that draw many women in to buy magazines. NewsXpress at Eli Waters is this year's winner of newsXpress Magazine Retailer...