Local News Headlines Mackay & The Whitsundays, 8th of June, 2018

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7 June 2018

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A drug raid in MACKAY leads to three people being charged. A home was searched on NEBO ROAD Tuesday afternoon where POLICE allegedly found meth and cannabis, cash, scales and other drug utensils. Three men will face MACKAY MAGISTRATES COURT on June 26

POLICE are seeking public assistance to find a gold 2005 HOLDEN MONARO in OORALEA. It was stolen from the driveway of a home on ASHTON PLACE. The side window of the home had been smashed in and the home ransacked while the owner is out of town. If you know anything about the incident call CRIMESTOPPERS.

WILMAR Sugar is set to start crush next week in the SARINA mill. Despite an earlier message that harvesting was on hold while they processed current stock WILMAR's PAUL GIORDANI says things are on track.


More than 50 exhibitors will be at the MACKAY VOLUNTEERS EXPO this weekend. It's on at the SENIOR CITIZENS CENTRE..and the whole community is being encouraged to turn out. COUNCILLOR KAREN MAY says there's something for every interest



THE MAGPIES take on CAIRNS in the FFA cup this weekend. Magpies head coach Carlos Garcia Alejos says the game this weekend will be different. It's happening at 6pm on Saturday at Barlow Park.


MITCH DUNN returns to MACKAY in time to play in round fourteen of the INTRUST SUPER CUP. The MACKAY CUTTERS headed for P-N-G to take on the HUNTERS in Sunday's clash

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