Her struggles culminated in a note left for her husband before she intended to commit suicide. “I wrote a message to him saying, ‘Look, I’m really sorry, I can’t do it anymore. Like you guys deserve better. She’s in her cot. You’ll find her there’.
My story on increased coal spending in the Mackay and Bowen Basin region led the 6.30am bulletin and was followed by my story on new agri-tourism farm tours.