Politics

Election exodus in tough times

Financial struggles might explain the low level of candidacy at the upcoming election just weeks away, with only five incumbent councillors facing opposition. Dr Pandanus Petter, Griffith University's expert...

Swipe left, vote right

A local publicity expert says candidates at the upcoming council election are competing with dating apps and social media to win the attention of the community. Personal branding coach Janeen Vosper said pol...

Wildlife hospital promise an election first

Mayoral candidate and councillor Jon Raven has promised to build a wildlife hospital at the emerging Jimboomba depot if he is elected. Cr Raven took to social media to announce he would support the establish...

Third candidate enters race for mayor

A third mayoral candidate has entered the race for Mayor of Logan City, weeks behind his competitors. According to the Queensland Electoral Commission, James Reid is vying for Logan's top job at the next loc...