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LNP Senator slams Premier over COVID-19 pub fines

premium_icon LNP Senator slams Premier over COVID-19 pub fines

LNP Senator Susan McDonald says outback publicans have been treated like criminals and is urging police minister Mark Ryan to waive the fines immediately.

URGENT: Qld Salmonella outbreak

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A FUNDRAISER has been set up to save southwest town’s only pub from closing after out-of-town police fined the pub for breaking COVID-19 rules.


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Publican says police acted ‘unethically’ in COVID-19 blitz

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Police stand by hefty fines for pubs that broke COVID rules

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Maranoa MP urges Premier to reconsider COVID-19 pub fines

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The toddler's sister told a school counsellor in Mackay about her disappearance

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