By Laura English Produced for online by Natalie O’Brien   The Palaszczuk government is backing farmers and calling on the Turnbull government to fund the Mobile Black Spot Program in the budget. The program aims to bring more mobile coverage …

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Brisbane bridges will be lit yellow tonight, urging motorists to slow down, in support of National Road Safety Week.

Written by Mark Zita Produced for online by Jessica McGrath Brisbane bridges will be painted yellow tonight as the State Government supports a national campaign on road safety. Road construction and emergency service workers are the focus of this Yellow …

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By Melissa Mackay Produced for online by Natalie O’Brien Researchers in the United Kingdom have released the results of a 26-year study, saying gluten consumption has no adverse effects on health. The gluten-free fad has become one of the most popular …

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By Annalise Pennisi  Produced for online by Natalie O’Brien Thirty-seven new cases of whooping cough have been recorded in northern New South Wales as the anti-vax movement continues to grow around the country. Children living in popular holiday destinations such …

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SEQ residents have witnessed this strange procession of itchy grubs. Supplied: Wikipedia

Written by Chloe Walker Produced for online by Jessica McGrath An outbreak of itchy grubs has been reported across south-east Queensland. The hairy caterpillars have been sighted in Brisbane and the Gold Coast, in long head-to-tail processions. The insects have …

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