Fraser Coast Chronicle (Hervey Bay, Australia)

Articles from October 13, 2011

a[euro][approximately]Hooning' Just Too Much on Busy Road
RODERICK MAKIM roderick.makim@frasercoastchronicle.com.au A SATURDAY night drag race down Boat Harbour Dr resulted in heavy fines for two hoons yesterday. Adam John Batchelor, 21, and Geoffrey Hugh Wall, 26, pleaded guilty in Hervey Bay...
Court Told Peterson's Actions Meant That He Wanted the Victim to Die
Byline: CLEMENTINE NORTON TWO MEN accused of being involved in the death of a 62-year-old hitchhiker may hear the jury's verdict today, after a trial spanning almost two weeks. The Supreme Court trial of John Patrick Peterson and Seamus Matthew...
Huston Takes Monthly Mug; Dietrich Wins A-Grade Event
Hervey Bay Golf Club CONDITIONS have been extreme again, with winds coming from one direction one day and the opposite way the next. I was told that is normal for this time of year, so scoring has been low. The October monthly mug was won...
Keep the Faith, Fraser Coast Will Fly Again
ALL the projects we need to put wind back into the sails of the local economy are sitting tantalisingly just out of our reach. It's a frustrating time for the community as well as for local businesses. Some business owners have shut their doors,...
Kickboxing Champ's Words to Pack Punch at Centre's Party
RODERICK MAKIM roderick.makim@frasercoastchronicle.com.au A WORLD champion kickboxer is coming to the Fraser Coast this weekend to help celebrate a very special birthday. Transformations by the Bay, Hervey Bay's not-for-profit drug and...
News Briefs
Man receives jailterm and walks A MAN received a 14-month jail sentence but was still able to walk out of court yesterday. Zane Rene Cook pleaded guilty, to unlawful possession of a motor vehicle and dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, in...
Sms 2 Ed
Re story 11/10 j mclean gr8 story but i think you will find the name of the vessel you speak of is actually Quick Cat II. a L wilson Mr jones d.crime wave here is becaus we hav no jails here like bali a phily goodwin Very xciting 4 Mboro, new...
Watson Tells Stars to Fight for Integrity
CRICKET: All-rounder Shane Watson says Australian cricketers have been smeared by false match-fixing claims. Sports agent Mazhar Majeed's claim surfaced at the trial of ex-Pakistan cricket captain Salman Butt and fast bowler Mohammad Asif. Both...
We Drowned in Silence
Clementine Norton clementine.norton@frasercoastchronicle.com.au MAJOR flaws at Lenthall Dam and break-downs in commnication were highlighted when the Queensland Flood Commission of Inquiry heard from Maryborough victims yesterday. Bill...