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The North West Star
Zonta donate marquee to ​North West Breast Cancer Support Group(Zonta) and Tania Olsen (North West Breast Cancer Support Group) enjoy the new
The North West Star / Posted 51 minutes ago
(Zonta) and Tania Olsen (North West Breast Cancer Support Group) enjoy the new shade tent Zonta has donated. One local Mount Isa community group has done a good turn for another on the weekend. On Saturday the Zonta Club of Mount Isa had a... Read more
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Perth Now
Aussie arrested in Bali faces years in jailthan a decade behind bars overseas. The minimum sentence would be five years.
Perth Now / Posted an hour ago
than a decade behind bars overseas. The minimum sentence would be five years. Thirty-two-year-old Joshua James Baker, from Mount Isa in Queensland, was detained after arriving at Bali’s Ngurah Rai airport from Bangkok on October 8 when Indonesian... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Grandmother’s death sparks call for urgent action to tackle crocodile numberspopulation becomes unnatural." Mr Katter described the current laws surroundin
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 hours ago
population becomes unnatural." Mr Katter described the current laws surrounding crocodile management as "ridiculous". The Mount Isa MP said the death of Cindy Waldron at Thornton Beach last year should have led to cross-party support for the... Read more
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The North West Star
Dredging essential for live export operationof sense to have two ships at the same time, allowing us to cut down on costs.”
The North West Star / Posted 12 hours ago
of sense to have two ships at the same time, allowing us to cut down on costs.” Last year lobbying from local graziers and Mount Isa MP Robbie Katter, saw the catchment restrictively dredged thanks to a one-off payment of $1.7 million in state... Read more
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The North West Star
Kell’s Ride: raising awareness of Australia’s top ten killerssince a visit to the doctor in January led to a diagnosis, and he plans to trav
The North West Star / Posted 15 hours ago
since a visit to the doctor in January led to a diagnosis, and he plans to travel further still. Kell's Ride arrives in Mount Isa on Wednesday October 11 “I started on August 12 in Gold Coast, and finish on October 21 at 2.30pm at Harley... Read more
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The North West Star
Letters to the editorHeadspace held an event in Mount Isa last Tuesday for Mental Health Week. Head
The North West Star / Posted 16 hours ago
Headspace held an event in Mount Isa last Tuesday for Mental Health Week. Headspace Day On Monday October 9, thousands of Australians across the country generously threw their support behind Headspace day, kicking off National Mental Health... Read more
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The North West Star
Mount Isa District Superintendent reviews annual crime reportUnlawful entry increased by 59 per cent in the Mount Isa Police District. STAT
The North West Star / Posted 16 hours ago
Unlawful entry increased by 59 per cent in the Mount Isa Police District. STATISTICS ANNOUNCEMENT: Mount Isa Police District Superintendent Glen Pointing said juvenile crime and domestic violence were the biggest policing concerns. Photo: Chris... Read more
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The North West Star
Rock Pop Mime dazzlesShepherd Catholic College teams won the senior secondary category for its perfo
The North West Star / Posted 17 hours ago
Shepherd Catholic College teams won the senior secondary category for its performance of "Dance Off". Photo: Derek Barry Mount Isa Apex Club have thanked all schools for competing in this year’s Rock Pop Mime. A huge crowd of around 7000 people... Read more
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Perth Now
Cops arrest model, DJ in alleged drug stingalso charged with possession. Detective Senior Sergeant Mark Stringer said pol
Perth Now / Posted 18 hours ago
also charged with possession. Detective Senior Sergeant Mark Stringer said police alleged Hansch and Ducros travelled to Mount Isa on October 8 where they collected a package allegedly containing the drugs. He said the pair then allegedly... Read more
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The North West Star
Lego lets you build your own capital cityBrick by brick, Mount Isa Lego enthusiasts can build their own version of Canbe
The North West Star / Posted 18 hours ago
Brick by brick, Mount Isa Lego enthusiasts can build their own version of Canberra City Lego lovers are in for a treat when the National Capital Authority (NCA) brings its ‘Brick by Brick: Build Your Own Capital’ exhibition to Mount Isa City Library... Read more
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The North West Star
Glencore launches diversity scholarship to support women in miningNew diversity scholarship from Glencore's Mount Isa Mines will help women into
The North West Star / Posted 18 hours ago
New diversity scholarship from Glencore's Mount Isa Mines will help women into mining. Back row: (AIMS) Chris Moy, Nick Baillieu, Chris Nixon, Shane Watson, Callum McNaughton, Chris McCleave (Mount Isa Mines), Dan Cherry Front row: Julia Reynolds,... Read more
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The North West Star
McHappy Day smiles in Mount Isacollects funds for McHappy Day from Steph and Ash. Photo: Derek Barry Super-si
The North West Star / Posted 18 hours ago
collects funds for McHappy Day from Steph and Ash. Photo: Derek Barry Super-sized smiles were out in full force in Mount Isa on Saturday for McHappy Day, the largest annual fundraiser for Ronald McDonald House Charities Australia. In North... Read more
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The North West Star
Rene is best on the greenin the women's competition. Rene Thompson dominated last weekend’s ladies golf
The North West Star / Posted 20 hours ago
in the women's competition. Rene Thompson dominated last weekend’s ladies golf competition. Saturday’s play at the Mount Isa Golf Club saw a stroke round take place in conjunction with the monthly medal final. Thompson carded an impressive... Read more
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The North West Star
Best of Brass to bob up at free concert in Neliatubes they play come from, and how they work. They tour 31 schools including W
The North West Star / Posted 23 hours ago
tubes they play come from, and how they work. They tour 31 schools including Winton, Julia Creek, Cloncurry, Camooweal and Mount Isa and there is a free community concert in Nelia on November 1. Nelia CWA Hall Doors open from 5.30pm, nibbles at... Read more
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The North West Star
Clear Water Lagoon still hosts algaeMount Isa's water supply is still troubled by blue green algae. An example of
The North West Star / Posted 23 hours ago
Mount Isa's water supply is still troubled by blue green algae. An example of blue green algae similar to that which might be found in Clear Water Lagoon. BLUE green algae continues to be an issue in Mount Isa’s water supply almost three years... Read more
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The North West Star
Woodwards on track with their momentumCOLLECTION: Bill and Philip Woodward with their plates and trophies earned at t
The North West Star / Posted 23 hours ago
COLLECTION: Bill and Philip Woodward with their plates and trophies earned at the state championship. Photo: Chris Burns. MOUNT Isa’s Woodward brothers faced their rides in the BMX State Championships in Townsville last month with more confidence... Read more
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The North West Star
Possibility of rain early in the week in the North Westthere is a slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast, near zero chance e
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
there is a slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast, near zero chance elsewhere and a 30% chance on Thursday. Mount Isa registered 39.2 mm of rain on Sunday October 8 for a total of 39.6mm of the month so far. There was rain elsewhere... Read more
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Herald Sun
Aussie arrested in Bali faces years in jailthan a decade behind bars overseas. The minimum sentence would be five years.
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
than a decade behind bars overseas. The minimum sentence would be five years. Thirty-two-year-old Joshua James Baker, from Mount Isa in Queensland, was detained after arriving at Bali’s Ngurah Rai airport from Bangkok on October 8 when Indonesian... Read more
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Canberra Times
Australian Joshua Baker faces up to 15 years in jail over drugs in Baliwith the alleged drugs found on him. Photos: Supplied Bali police spokesman He
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
with the alleged drugs found on him. Photos: Supplied Bali police spokesman Hengky Widjaja said Mr Baker, who was born in Mount Isa, Queensland, had been named a suspect but remained under doctor's observation. Naming someone a suspect in the... Read more
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The North West Star
ADG wins 2017 Northern Outback Business of the Year | Photos, Videoof the ABC. Emma and Sean Harmon. Samantha Brogden and Madeline Ford. Commer
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
of the ABC. Emma and Sean Harmon. Samantha Brogden and Madeline Ford. Commerce North West president Travis Crowther and Mount Isa City Council CEO Sharon Ibardolaza. Gina Wilson and Cathy Bimrose. Sabella Fuss of Six Foot Circus performed on... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Aussie arrested in Bali faces years in jailthan a decade behind bars overseas. The minimum sentence would be five years.
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
than a decade behind bars overseas. The minimum sentence would be five years. Thirty-two-year-old Joshua James Baker, from Mount Isa in Queensland, was detained after arriving at Bali’s Ngurah Rai airport from Bangkok on October 8 when Indonesian... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Aussie arrested in Bali faces years in jailthan a decade behind bars overseas. The minimum sentence would be five years.
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
than a decade behind bars overseas. The minimum sentence would be five years. Thirty-two-year-old Joshua James Baker, from Mount Isa in Queensland, was detained after arriving at Bali’s Ngurah Rai airport from Bangkok on October 8 when Indonesian... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Aussie arrested in Bali faces years in jailthan a decade behind bars overseas. The minimum sentence would be five years.
Geelong Advertiser / Posted yesterday
than a decade behind bars overseas. The minimum sentence would be five years. Thirty-two-year-old Joshua James Baker, from Mount Isa in Queensland, was detained after arriving at Bali’s Ngurah Rai airport from Bangkok on October 8 when Indonesian... Read more
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News.com.au
Aussie arrested in Bali faces years in jailthan a decade behind bars overseas. The minimum sentence would be five years.
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
than a decade behind bars overseas. The minimum sentence would be five years. Thirty-two-year-old Joshua James Baker, from Mount Isa in Queensland, was detained after arriving at Bali’s Ngurah Rai airport from Bangkok on October 8 when Indonesian... Read more
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The North West Star
Australian Joshua Baker faces up to 15 years in jail over drugs in Bali37 pills of diazepam, a prescription-only sedative. Bali police spokesman Heng
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
37 pills of diazepam, a prescription-only sedative. Bali police spokesman Hengky Widjaja said Mr Baker, who was born in Mount Isa, Queensland, had been named a suspect but remained under doctor's observation. Naming someone a suspect in the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Australian Joshua Baker faces up to 15 years in jail over drugs in Bali37 pills of diazepam, a prescription-only sedative. Bali police spokesman Heng
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
37 pills of diazepam, a prescription-only sedative. Bali police spokesman Hengky Widjaja said Mr Baker, who was born in Mount Isa, Queensland, had been named a suspect but remained under doctor's observation. Naming someone a suspect in the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Australian Joshua Baker faces up to 15 years in jail over drugs in Bali37 pills of diazepam, a prescription-only sedative. Bali police spokesman Heng
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
37 pills of diazepam, a prescription-only sedative. Bali police spokesman Hengky Widjaja said Mr Baker, who was born in Mount Isa, Queensland, had been named a suspect but remained under doctor's observation. Naming someone a suspect in the... Read more
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The Courier
Australian Joshua Baker faces up to 15 years in jail over drugs in Bali37 pills of diazepam, a prescription-only sedative. Bali police spokesman Heng
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
37 pills of diazepam, a prescription-only sedative. Bali police spokesman Hengky Widjaja said Mr Baker, who was born in Mount Isa, Queensland, had been named a suspect but remained under doctor's observation. Naming someone a suspect in the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Australian Joshua Baker faces up to 15 years in jail over drugs in Bali37 pills of diazepam, a prescription-only sedative. Bali police spokesman Heng
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
37 pills of diazepam, a prescription-only sedative. Bali police spokesman Hengky Widjaja said Mr Baker, who was born in Mount Isa, Queensland, had been named a suspect but remained under doctor's observation. Naming someone a suspect in the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Australian Joshua Baker faces up to 15 years in jail over drugs in Bali37 pills of diazepam, a prescription-only sedative. Bali police spokesman Heng
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
37 pills of diazepam, a prescription-only sedative. Bali police spokesman Hengky Widjaja said Mr Baker, who was born in Mount Isa, Queensland, had been named a suspect but remained under doctor's observation. Naming someone a suspect in the... Read more
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Manning River Times
Australian Joshua Baker faces up to 15 years in jail over drugs in Bali37 pills of diazepam, a prescription-only sedative. Bali police spokesman Heng
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
37 pills of diazepam, a prescription-only sedative. Bali police spokesman Hengky Widjaja said Mr Baker, who was born in Mount Isa, Queensland, had been named a suspect but remained under doctor's observation. Naming someone a suspect in the... Read more
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WA Today
Australian faces up to 15 years in jail over drugs in Baliwith the alleged drugs found on him. Photos: Supplied Bali police spokesman He
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
with the alleged drugs found on him. Photos: Supplied Bali police spokesman Hengky Widjaja said Mr Baker, who was born in Mount Isa, Queensland, had been named a suspect but remained under doctor's observation. Naming someone a suspect in the... Read more
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The Age
Australian Joshua Baker faces up to 15 years in jail over drugs in Baliwith the alleged drugs found on him. Photos: Supplied Bali police spokesman He
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
with the alleged drugs found on him. Photos: Supplied Bali police spokesman Hengky Widjaja said Mr Baker, who was born in Mount Isa, Queensland, had been named a suspect but remained under doctor's observation. Naming someone a suspect in the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australian Joshua Baker faces up to 15 years in jail over drugs in Baliwith the alleged drugs found on him. Photos: Supplied Bali police spokesman He
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
with the alleged drugs found on him. Photos: Supplied Bali police spokesman Hengky Widjaja said Mr Baker, who was born in Mount Isa, Queensland, had been named a suspect but remained under doctor's observation. Naming someone a suspect in the... Read more
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The North West Star
Man charged with arson after Mount Isa fireone was home at the time of the fire and it will be alleged the man knew the oc
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
one was home at the time of the fire and it will be alleged the man knew the occupant of the residence. A 38-year-old Winston man has been charged with one count of arson and was expected to appear at the Mount Isa Magistrates Court Oc... Read more
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News.com.au
Cops arrest model, DJ in alleged drug stingalso charged with possession. Detective Senior Sergeant Mark Stringer said pol
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
also charged with possession. Detective Senior Sergeant Mark Stringer said police alleged Hansch and Ducros travelled to Mount Isa on October 8 where they collected a package allegedly containing the drugs. He said the pair then allegedly... Read more
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Daily Mail
Katie Holmes attends Holt Renfrew bash amid romance with Jamie Foxxmake a statement! Chloe Crowhurst leaves...¿Long live the eighties!' Rebecca Gi
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
make a statement! Chloe Crowhurst leaves...¿Long live the eighties!' Rebecca Gibney shares cringeworthy...Guess who? He's a Mount Isa Millionaire and sporting icon... Share this article The floor-skimming piece featured a stunning fishtail cut,... Read more
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The North West Star
Solicitor needs to question witnessfour alleged drug traffickers wants their proceedings delayed until a co-accuse
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
four alleged drug traffickers wants their proceedings delayed until a co-accused’s matter has been resolved in the Mount Isa Supreme Court. Guest Lawyers solicitor Adam Guest said the co-accused was also a witness to the police... Read more
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The North West Star
Australian Bureau of Statistics visits Mount IsaThe ABS visits Mount Isa to help with postal vote concerns. The to help with
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
The ABS visits Mount Isa to help with postal vote concerns. The to help with postal votes. THE to help people uncertain about their Australian... Read more
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The North West Star
Charlie Cameron wants to come home to QueenslandThe Mount Isa-born forward has rocked the Crows with a request to come home to
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
The Mount Isa-born forward has rocked the Crows with a request to come home to Queensland. Adelaide Crows forward Charlie Cameron wants to move to Brisbane. Mount Isa-born forward Charlie Cameron has rocked the Adelaide Crows with a request to come... Read more
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Sky News Australia
International drug syndicate foiled in the NTon Friday. On Sunday, Darwin local Marcus Hansch, 41, and French national Seba
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 days ago
on Friday. On Sunday, Darwin local Marcus Hansch, 41, and French national Sebastien Ducros, 24, allegedly travelled to Mount Isa in Queensland where they collected a package containing 1.2 kilograms of MDMA pills and 127 grams of cocaine with a... Read more
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The North West Star
Six winners in Mount Isa City Council’s Community GrantsRound 2 grant winners announced at Wednesday's council meeting. It was a packe
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
Round 2 grant winners announced at Wednesday's council meeting. It was a packed public gallery at last Wednesday’s Mount Isa City Council meeting with people of all ages including babies, and even a four-legged friend present. There were all... Read more
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The North West Star
Letters to the editorSNIFFER: Mount Isa Police Dog Flynn with handler Sergeant Michael Silman enjoye
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
SNIFFER: Mount Isa Police Dog Flynn with handler Sergeant Michael Silman enjoyed checking out the surrounds at Mount Isa City Council on Wednesday. Photo: Derek Barry Green hysteria on land clearance The release of the Statewide Landcover and Trees... Read more
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The Courier Mail
$1m international drug racket foiled in NTon Friday. On Sunday, Darwin local Marcus Hansch, 41, and French national Seba
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
on Friday. On Sunday, Darwin local Marcus Hansch, 41, and French national Sebastien Ducros, 24, allegedly travelled to Mount Isa in Queensland where they collected a package containing 1.2 kilograms of MDMA pills and 127 grams of cocaine with a... Read more
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News.com.au
$1m international drug racket foiled in NTon Friday. On Sunday, Darwin local Marcus Hansch, 41, and French national Seba
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
on Friday. On Sunday, Darwin local Marcus Hansch, 41, and French national Sebastien Ducros, 24, allegedly travelled to Mount Isa in Queensland where they collected a package containing 1.2 kilograms of MDMA pills and 127 grams of cocaine with a... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
$1m international drug racket foiled in NTon Friday. On Sunday, Darwin local Marcus Hansch, 41, and French national Seba
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 3 days ago
on Friday. On Sunday, Darwin local Marcus Hansch, 41, and French national Sebastien Ducros, 24, allegedly travelled to Mount Isa in Queensland where they collected a package containing 1.2 kilograms of MDMA pills and 127 grams of cocaine with a... Read more
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The North West Star
Spinifex part of driving trialLogan and the Sunshine Coast. Minister for Main Roads and Road Safety Mark Bai
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
Logan and the Sunshine Coast. Minister for Main Roads and Road Safety Mark Bailey said it was great to see teenagers in Mount Isa part of the trial. He said the trial could “revolutionise” how Queenslanders learned to drive. “We know that... Read more
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The North West Star
Is it a plane, is it a Birdsville landing?the tasks are diverse – sometimes helping out with an emergency landing on bush
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
the tasks are diverse – sometimes helping out with an emergency landing on bush roads. Senior Constable Maria McCallum of Mount Isa Road Policing Unit is often deployed across the district to enforce road safety in all communities covered by the... Read more
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The North West Star
Mount Isa link to drug arrests in NTsyndicate that transported MDMA and cocaine from the UK to Darwin. Police said
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
syndicate that transported MDMA and cocaine from the UK to Darwin. Police said on October 8 two men travelled to Mount Isa where they collected a package containing drugs and they dropped the package at a Darwin CBD storage shed. They... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Police bust alleged international drug syndicate in Darwinpeople have been arrested in a bid to dismantle a drug syndicate transporting M
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
people have been arrested in a bid to dismantle a drug syndicate transporting MDMA and cocaine from Europe to Darwin via Mount Isa, Northern Territory police say. Police said they spent four months tracking the "sophisticated" group, and said... Read more
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