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EPA reports to the Qld Government
EPA reports to the Qld Government
Columns | Jun 23rd 2006
Lessons from Mount Isa
In her latest column, Townsville Green's spokesperson, Jenny Stirling, takes aim at how the Queensland Government nobbled its own Environmental Protection Agency over Mount Isa pollution and the implications for Townsville in anticipation of the Chalco alumina refinery decision announcement - expected just days from now. (Ed.)
Columns | May 31st 2006
Signs of the times
On Saturday, I was sitting in a suburban train travelling from Spencer St Station, Melbourne to Upper Fern Tree Gully. While taking in the 'sights' I noticed a young man sitting in front of me looking at the walls covered with graffiti. He made the comment, "And the words of the prophets are written on the subway walls." These words are of course from the old Simon & Garfunkle song 'Sounds of Silence' - the point being that graffitti is the art form of a silenced people.
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Columns | May 23rd 2006
Jennifer Stirling
Jennifer Stirling
Send Chalco your message
With the public disquiet growing daily over Townsville's quest to be the site for the Chalco aluminium refinery, magnetictimes.com welcomes a new columnist, Townsville Greens' Convenor, Ms Jenny Stirling. Her first column follows.
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Readers comments
Syl Hayes In reply to Fair raises $15,000 for school
What a wonderful outcome for the school! I had a great time face-painting with Luke and Sasha, met lots of kids and parents,scored some great books at the Trash n Treasure stall, and even remembered to vote. Everywhere you looked people were enjoying themselves...such a tribute to the organisers. Well done!
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