The Connors clan will open their third cafe on Monday, Avenue in North Mackay.
Sam, a footy nut, proposed to his wife Sophie during the last Origin game.
World champion fighters Kit Dale visited Mackay to teach young and old athletes the art of jiu-jitsu.
A man was scammed $19k using a new mobile scam doing the rounds.
Orange Sky launched their first shower, laundry hybrid van in Mackay on Thursday.
Clermont teen Corbin Plate will represent his region at the Commonwealth Games next year.
Owner of Redhotblue, Jody Euler, has been in business 20 years in Mackay and has plans for many more to come.
Boutique owner Mavis May has been in business more than 60 years and still doesn't want to retire.