UPDATE: Third round of election results are in

premium_icon UPDATE: Third round of election results are in

KEEP up to date as the election votes start to roll in

Queensland Health confirms new Darling Downs COVID-19 cases

premium_icon Queensland Health confirms new Darling Downs COVID-19 cases

Three more cases confirmed by Queensland Health

WEEKEND ELECTION WRAP: All your election news in one place

premium_icon WEEKEND ELECTION WRAP: All your election news in one place

MISSED some of the Western Downs Regional council election updates? We’ve got you...


ELECTION COVERAGE: Candidates explain how they are feeling

premium_icon ELECTION COVERAGE: Candidates explain how they are feeling

VOTES are continuing to roll in so we checked up on some councillors to see how they are feeling.

ELECTION COVERAGE: Mayor candidate comments on early lead

premium_icon ELECTION COVERAGE: Mayor candidate comments on early lead

JUST under half the votes have been counted but who residents want to lead them in the next year seems to be very clear.

'Enormous tsunami' of cases coming

'Enormous tsunami' of cases coming

Hospital staff across Australia are bracing for an "enormous" surge in coronavirus cases amid warnings that private hospitals could shut down.

Australian hospitals to shut, 100,000 staff under threat

Australian hospitals to shut, 100,000 staff under threat

Some of Australia’s hospitals are about to be closed and their staff stood down putting 100,000 workers at risk of no work.

Soap shortage: Teachers using metho to clean classrooms

premium_icon Soap shortage: Teachers using metho to clean classrooms

Some Queensland teachers have been forced to make their own disinfectants to spray work spaces following a shortage of cleaning supplies.


BUSINESS REOPENS: Staff frying through the chaos

premium_icon BUSINESS REOPENS: Staff frying through the chaos

After being closed for nine months Chinchilla’s only fish and chip shop is back up and running bringing a glimpse of positivity during this time of uncertainty.

WESTERN DOWNS ELECTIONS: Rolling coverage

premium_icon WESTERN DOWNS ELECTIONS: Rolling coverage

KEEP up to date the with latest information from the Western Downs Regional Council elections.

70 more coronavirus cases, as Qld total hits 625

70 more coronavirus cases, as Qld total hits 625

The number of Queensland COVID-19 cases has jumped by 70 overnight, with the total figure climbing to 625. Three people are in intensive care.

If you don’t vote, expect $133 fine

If you don’t vote, expect $133 fine

Despite great fear over the spread of the coronavirus, the ECQ has warned those who fail to vote in today’s council elections can expect to cop a fine.

Outback invasion: Grey Nomads told to go home

premium_icon Outback invasion: Grey Nomads told to go home

They’ve been branded the cruise ships of the Outback, and they present a clear and present danger to parts of Queensland that are so far coronavirus-free.

750,000 vote in Qld council elections today despite virus

premium_icon 750,000 vote in Qld council elections today despite virus

Fifteen mayors and 31 councillors already been elected unopposed

Drug trafficker who threatened to ‘chop off fingers’ appeals jail term

premium_icon Drug trafficker who threatened to ‘chop off fingers’ appeals...

A drug trafficker who threatened to cut off people’s fingers and who was caught...

Lockyer Valley man’s coronavirus holiday hell

premium_icon Lockyer Valley man’s coronavirus holiday hell

A Lockyer Valley man has detailed how an overseas trip quickly turned into what...

Coronavirus Queensland: What you need to know today

Coronavirus Queensland: What you need to know today

The latest on COVID-19 from NSW and beyond

NEW DETAILS: Stanthorpe police set up camp on QLD border

premium_icon NEW DETAILS: Stanthorpe police set up camp on QLD border

Stanthorpe police set up for the ‘long haul’ as Qld borders close

‘Thousands of new infections’ if election goes ahead

premium_icon ‘Thousands of new infections’ if election goes ahead

Surgeon predicts big spike in COVID-19 cases if elections go ahead .

Sport

Personal trainers helping residents through tough times

premium_icon Personal trainers helping residents through tough times

Local personal trainers continuing their business to help residents have a sense of...

Crossroads’ three defining moments of the final

premium_icon Crossroads’ three defining moments of the final

The crossroads win was 25 years in the making.

Roma and District rugby league suspended under QRL orders

premium_icon Roma and District rugby league suspended under QRL orders

Queensland’s rugby league body has told local clubs to postpone their upcoming...

National Sport

    Brisbane hotels where arrivals are quarantined

    premium_icon Brisbane hotels where arrivals are quarantined

    Military, police guard airport as quarantine passengers arrive

    Adrian Schrinner is the winner

    premium_icon Adrian Schrinner is the winner

    Brisbane Lord Mayor returned as Patrick Condren concedes

    Scrap pay rises for pen-pushing public servants

    premium_icon Scrap pay rises for pen-pushing public servants

    Comment: Scrap automatic pay rises

    QLD Elections wrap: Bundaberg mayor claims victory

    premium_icon QLD Elections wrap: Bundaberg mayor claims victory

    He has secured 64 per cent of first preferences

    Shots fired, cops rammed, man cornered in highway siege

    premium_icon Shots fired, cops rammed, man cornered in highway siege

    He s hiding in mangroves in the crocodile-inhabited Thomatis Creek

    Business News

      Health funds delay controversial premium rises

      premium_icon Health funds delay controversial premium rises

      Major health funds will delay their April 1 premium rise for 6 months

      Wage theft a ‘business model’

      premium_icon Wage theft a ‘business model’

      Workers hand in submissions to Senate inquiry into wage theft

      Coast restaurant owner says govt made him virus ‘scapegoat’

      premium_icon Coast restaurant owner says govt made him virus ‘scapegoat’

      Guests linked to coronavirus outbreak visited other venues also

      Lifestyle

      Entertainment

      Exclusive: Michelle Bridges breaks her silence

      premium_icon Exclusive: Michelle Bridges breaks her silence

      Celebrity trainer answers the hard questions her fans want answered.

      Football model begs for quarantine buddy

      Football model begs for quarantine buddy

      Maria Liman plea for a partner to isolate with during outbreak

      Shocking claims from star’s tell-all book

      Shocking claims from star’s tell-all book

      Heartbreaking revelations from OITNB star Laura Prepon’s new book

      Recovered Hanks escapes Queensland

      premium_icon Recovered Hanks escapes Queensland

      Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson fled Queensland via private jet

      Real Estate

      Finance minister hopeful of rental support

      Finance minister hopeful of rental support

      Commercial and residential rents are on the agenda

      Ex-holiday homes hit rental market as tourism takes a hit

      Ex-holiday homes hit rental market as tourism takes a hit

      As of Friday, 154 rental properties were listed

      Quickest way to get a home loan repayment holiday

      premium_icon Quickest way to get a home loan repayment holiday

      The fastest way to get your bank to pause your home loan repayments

      Renters facing hard times as job losses bite

      premium_icon Renters facing hard times as job losses bite

      Renters are staring down the barrel of some hard times due to new COVID-19 measures...

      Mortgage rates fall to 2.29 per cent

      premium_icon Mortgage rates fall to 2.29 per cent

      Uncertainty remains around if banks will pass on latest rate cut

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      Jobs

      Country Road, Witchery, Cotton On closing amid outbreak

      Country Road, Witchery, Cotton On closing amid outbreak

      Three more stores close due to coronavirus

      Coles is hiring 5000 more workers

      premium_icon Coles is hiring 5000 more workers

      Coles hiring 5000 more workers amid coronavirus outbreak

      Woolworths to employ thousands impacted by closures

      premium_icon Woolworths to employ thousands impacted by closures

      Thousands of new roles introduced to meet demand

      Wind farm project to create 400 jobs

      premium_icon Wind farm project to create 400 jobs

      ACCIONA wind farm project to create 400 jobs

      The booming industry needing more employees

      premium_icon The booming industry needing more employees

      'If a person has a good work history, there’s opportunities there'

      Need a NEW employee?

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      Motoring

      Hammer time: The prestige hatch which packs a wallop

      Hammer time: The prestige hatch which packs a wallop

      Prestige meets performance and the result is an all-wheel drive love match in the...

      Car manufacturer offers to make ventilators

      premium_icon Car manufacturer offers to make ventilators

      Manufacturer of Bathurst-winning Commodores offers to make ventilators

      Hey Charger! You’re a beaut

      premium_icon Hey Charger! You’re a beaut

      WHEN it comes to great cars, there’s no need to mess with perfection — that’s Rick...

      Dealers slash prices of new cars

      premium_icon Dealers slash prices of new cars

      Holden dealers are not only ones trying to clear their stock

      Car industry braces for virus impact

      premium_icon Car industry braces for virus impact

      Car industry braces for coronavirus impact

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