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Family mourns death of radio legend Roger Hau'ofa

The family of radio legend the late Roger Hau'ofa is saddened and in mourning following his death on Saturday, March 4.

PM welcomes court decision on nomination fees

Prime Minister Peter O’Neill has welcomed the decision of the Supreme Court that will enable Parliament to decide if election nomination and petitioning fees will be adjusted.

NCD Governor describes late Hau O’fa as a ‘brave lion’

National Capital District Governor Powes Parkop has described the late Roger Hau O’fa as a ‘lion’ that always fight for what is right.

Manus Island medical clinic closed

The medical clinic at Australia's immigration detention centre on Papua New Guinea's Manus Island has reportedly been closed, with only emergencies being accepted.

Cowboys forwards prove their worth

The new North Queensland Cowboys forwards rotation passed a trial-by-fire in Townsville on Saturday night against a Canberra Raiders team that played aggressive defensive football, and had several options in attack.