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Roses for a cause

ONE year and one day ago, Geoff Choveaux’s life hung in the balance. The “jumper leads” were put on his chest eight times, re-starting his heart when it stopped beating numerous times. Today, the Yungaburra rose farmer has provided 50 bunches of roses for sale, with...

Cardiac goal reached

THE Cairns community has reached its goal, and fundraised $1.4 million for a second cardiac catheter laboratory at Cairns Hospital. Far North Queensland Hospital Foundation chairman Dr Ken Chapman said he was blown away by the generosity of individuals and groups, who...