Richard Koenig

Journalist, digital producer, media specialist.

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Gold Coast Bulletin

Tweed Daily News
'The people have spoken'

Tweed MP Geoff Provest says he feels "honoured" following his election victory on Saturday.

Herald Sun (Newscorp)

Herald Sun
03/27/2017
Family in fight to chop dangerous tree

A HEIDELBERG family knows a towering gum tree in their backyard is dangerous - it has already dropped a massive branch on their roof causing nearly $20,000 damage.

Herald Sun
05/07/2017
Care home under threat from developer

THIRTY mentally ill people could be booted out of their Ivanhoe care home if a developer wins an appeal to demolish the historic building.

Herald Sun
02/01/2017
Council plans $18k pay rise for mayor

BANYULE Council is asking residents to decide whether its councillors deserve a pay rise. But this is not the council's idea - it is bound by law to do so.

Herald Sun
03/05/2017
Empty police station cops a spray

VANDALS have once again graffitied the increasingly unkempt Heidelberg West police station which has stood vacant for nearly 10 years.

Herald Sun
04/29/2017
'We have been let down by council'

ANGRY sporting groups say Banyule Council has dudded the Bellfield community after it scrapped plans for an $11.5m sports precinct at the old Banksia La Trobe Secondary College.

Herald Sun
11/16/2016
Schools plan slammed as 'not enough'

A BANYULE community group has slammed the State Government over its failure to plan for new schools as the population in the area booms.

Herald Sun
02/06/2017
Rail bridge on way for Rosanna

A RAIL bridge will be built over Lower Plenty Rd in Rosanna as part of the $395 million level crossing removal project which will also duplicate the Hurstbridge line.

Heraldsun
03/12/2017
Fears supersite will turn into eyesore

PEOPLE living near a 15,000sq m super site in Ivanhoe East being circled by developers fear it will become a "shocking eyesore" that will jeopardise the suburb.

Herald Sun
11/17/2016
Aussie paper boycott a Reflex reaction

BANYULE Council is under fire for boycotting a major Australian paper manufacturer and using office paper imported from Austria.

Heraldsun
04/09/2017
Tiny townhouse plan for parking spots

AN EAST Ivanhoe man has taken radical development to a whole new level with a cheeky proposal to turn three car parking spots into a multistorey townhouse.

Sportskeeda.com

Sportskeeda
04/12/2016
ISIS terror cell planned attack on Euro 2016

The ISIS terror cell that launched deadly attacks on both Paris and Brussels was allegedly planning an attack on the Euro 2016 Championships in France this June.

The Hamilton Spectator - Newspaper

The Hamilton Spectator
04/30/2015
'I'M SAFE'

A former Monivae College student who was climbing Mount Everest during Saturday's devastating Nepal earthquake has been confirmed as safe.

The Hamilton Spectator
06/06/2015
DRUG SEIZURE - MAN BAILED

Nearly $60,000 worth of crystal methamphetamine has been seized from a Hamilton address in what police described as the largest ever seizure of ice in the area.

Hamilton Spectator
09/30/2014
MIDAS TOUCH

Two emerging soccer talents have been recognised for their achievements at the WDSL presentation night in Warrnambool.

The Hamilton Spectator
05/12/2015
TOWN IN SHOCK AT FOOTBALL DEATH

The Heywood community is reeling after an alleged assault resulted in the death of a football supporter at the Heywood Recreation Reserve on Saturday.

The Hamilton Spectator
05/09/2015
CALLOUS AND BRUTAL

A Hamilton father has been sentenced to three months jail after he brutally assaulted his young son and heavily pregnant partner.

The Hamilton Spectator
10/28/2014
PARFREY TAKES HOME HANDBURY CUP

Hamilton Raiders left back Matt Parfrey has been awarded the prestigious Handbury Cup for 2014.

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