Owen Jacques

Owen Jacques
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Published a story 5:03pm Apr 24th

STARING down a truck the size of a building is scary enough – what about when there is no driver?

Driverless truck trials at iron ore mines

24 Apr 2014

STARING down a truck the size of a building is scary enough – what about when there is no driver?

Published a story 4:14pm Apr 24th

THE fight against the Commonwealth is growing strong, and we have our staunchly monarchist prime minister to thank.

Royals seen as celebrities not subjects

24 Apr 2014

THE fight against the Commonwealth is growing strong, and we have our staunchly monarchist prime minister to thank.

Published a story 5:32pm Apr 22nd

TREASURER Tim Nicholls may be willing to tour the state to discuss the government’s plan to offload assets.

Qld treasurer is happy to talk but no debate with expert

22 Apr 2014

TREASURER Tim Nicholls may be willing to tour the state to discuss the government’s plan to offload assets.

Published a story 5:27pm Apr 22nd

COMMUNITIES could again be banned from applying for up to 3500 jobs as hulking coal miner BHP Billiton pushes to use thousands of workers on forced fly-in, fly-out arrangements to build then operate its proposed mine.

BHP Billiton has FIFO plans for Red Hill mine

23 Apr 2014

COMMUNITIES could again be banned from applying for up to 3500 jobs as hulking coal miner BHP Billiton pushes to use thousands of workers on forced fly-in, fly-out arrangements to build then operate its proposed mine.

Published a story 4:20pm Apr 18th

HOONS are in the sights of police throughout the Easter break, as they work ferociously to keep drivers from destroying themselves.

Cops to target hoons over Easter

18 Apr 2014

HOONS are in the sights of police throughout the Easter break, as they work ferociously to keep drivers from destroying themselves.

Published a story 4:07pm Apr 18th

EVERY coastline seafood co-operative will be heaving with the hungry today.

Easter ocean catch is looking good

18 Apr 2014

EVERY coastline seafood co-operative will be heaving with the hungry today.

Published a story 4:03pm Apr 18th

IT WAS a fresh and breezy day at Sydney’s Royal Easter Show for the Duke and Duchess, even as Kate unknowingly crashed an Australian designer’s website.

All eyes on Kate's dress at the Royal Easter Show

18 Apr 2014

IT WAS a fresh and breezy day at Sydney’s Royal Easter Show for the Duke and Duchess, even as Kate unknowingly crashed an Australian designer’s website.

Published a story 8:26am Apr 17th

The $4 billion Moranbah mine joins sister project Daunia, opened last year, both relying on staff recruited entirely from south-east Queensland and Cairns.

BMA is so far keeping mum on the details of Caval Ridge

17 Apr 2014

The $4 billion Moranbah mine joins sister project Daunia, opened last year, both relying on staff recruited entirely from south-east Queensland and Cairns.

Published a story 4:51pm Apr 16th

THE major Central Queensland mine developed by BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance at the height of the resources boom in 2011 has begun loading steel-making coal.

Mine begins loading steel making coal

16 Apr 2014

THE major Central Queensland mine developed by BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance at the height of the resources boom in 2011 has begun loading steel-making coal.

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