On the roads
WHITSUNDAY Police issued 29 traffic infringement tickets in the past week, including nine for mobile phone use. Out of 304 RBTs conducted, there were 15 tickets issued, including one for a seat belt offence. From a further 1877 RBT’s, there were five drink-drivers caught. Proserpine Police also caught one drink-driver for the week. At 10.40pm on February 28, a 56-year-old Conway woman was stopped for a random breath test on Caprioglio Road. The woman returned a reading of 0.090 per cent and will appear in the Proserpine Magistrate’s Court at a later date.