Jobs hard to find as unemployment rises

Jobs hard to find as unemployment rises

Unemployment in the Western Downs has climbed to 5.64 per cent.

NBN ‘kills’ plans for 100mbps to homes

NBN ‘kills’ plans for 100mbps to homes

The cost of that incremental capacity starts to double, quadruple.

New solar farm approved for Western Downs town

New solar farm approved for Western Downs town

Council approves a new solar farm to be built at Hopeland.


Man hospitalised, another charged over dead dog dispute

Man hospitalised, another charged over dead dog dispute

A DISPUTE between two rural neighbours over a dead dog in southwest Queensland has left one man charged with assault and another with axe injuries.

Second man subject to cross-border manhunt arrested

Second man subject to cross-border manhunt arrested

UPDATE: A second man who was subject to a large-scale cross-border police manhunt has been arrested.

Miles Show: Fun for all the family

Miles Show: Fun for all the family

There was something for everyone at this year's Miles Show.

A unique double wedding

A unique double wedding

A mother and daughter are getting ready to tie the knot with their partners this weekend.

Debutantes glam up for ball

Debutantes glam up for ball

It was a night of glamour at the Chinchilla Debutante Ball last Saturday.


Serious injury after alleged assault

Serious injury after alleged assault

REPORTS of an alleged assault in Goranba this morning

Disbelief as region is not considered to be in drought

Disbelief as region is not considered to be in drought

The Queensland Government announced the percentage of the state which was drought declared had fallen from 88 down to 57

Officer injured as wanted man arrested after manhunt

Officer injured as wanted man arrested after manhunt

UPDATE, 2.50PM: A police officer has received treatment at hospital for an injured hand after taking into custody wanted man Bruce Dyball today.

Queensland shivers through start of day

Queensland shivers through start of day

QUEENSLANDERS not accustomed to the cold might be forgiven for wanting to stay under the covers this morning with some temperatures near zero.

More than $100,000 worth of hay destroyed in fire

More than $100,000 worth of hay destroyed in fire

A Condamine business is reeling after a fire destroyed more than $100,000 worth of hay earlier this month.

The confidence crisis now gripping Australia's youth

The confidence crisis now gripping Australia's youth

New youth foundation launched to raise $1m to tackle problem

How this group plans to bring new life to a small town

How this group plans to bring new life to a small town

This will put Yarraman on the map.

Morning tea raises thousands

Morning tea raises thousands

Almost $10,000 donated at Miles cancer council event

Would you have sex while your dog's in the room?

Would you have sex while your dog's in the room?

One in three pet owners admit to sexy time in front of furbabies.

The real losers from $5 pizzas

The real losers from $5 pizzas

Like most great wars, the pizza wars started partly by accident.

Elderly woman dead after being hit by truck

Elderly woman dead after being hit by truck

An elderly woman has died in hospital after being hit by a truck

Sport

The sky is the limit

The sky is the limit

Chinchilla AFL player selected as shadow for Queensland side.

Riders flock to Glenmorgan

Riders flock to Glenmorgan

Competitors from near and far saddled up to compete at Glenmorgan.

Bulldogs dominate against St George

Bulldogs dominate against St George

The Chinchilla Bulldogs claimed resounding victories over St George.

National Sport

    Rick Thorburn gets life for killing Tiahleigh Palmer

    Rick Thorburn gets life for killing Tiahleigh Palmer

    Rick Thorburn has pleaded guilty to murdering his foster daughter

    Family’s plea after camp accident

    Family’s plea after camp accident

    “This was an unforeseen incident. It had nothing to do with the failure of safety...

    How this family can live off a three-day-week wage

    How this family can live off a three-day-week wage

    Eco-warrior Roman Spur is a man on a sustainable lifestyle mission.

    Decision on fate of Ipswich council could take a month

    Decision on fate of Ipswich council could take a month

    Minister's decision could take seven to 28 days

    'Pray for our boy': Family's plea after camp accident

    'Pray for our boy': Family's plea after camp accident

    The teenager's family have broken their silence.

    Katter’s mob riles up ‘city-dwellers’

    Katter’s mob riles up ‘city-dwellers’

    MPs were pictured standing over a mound of dead pigs

    Business News

      Amazon Alexa shares private conversation

      Amazon Alexa shares private conversation

      AN WOMAN claims her Amazon Alexa smart speaker recorded a private conversation and...

      Vivid Sydney: How Lunar Park's face will change 27,000 times

      Vivid Sydney: How Lunar Park's face will change 27,000 times

      Thousands expected to line up for their 13 seconds of fame

      Nude cleaning’s seedy underbelly

      Nude cleaning’s seedy underbelly

      They were pressured into sex acts

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          Star ‘suicidal’ after graphic sex video leak

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            Are these the bizarre jobs of the future?

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            Predictions for the jobs of the future

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            The companies offering ‘unlimited’ leave

            The companies offering ‘unlimited’ leave

            "People are taking leave and coming back rested and refreshed."

            Hospitality sector cooking up lots of jobs

            Hospitality sector cooking up lots of jobs

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            Auto sector a big driver

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            Faster than an F1: VW electric car to climb sport’s Everest

            Faster than an F1: VW electric car to climb sport’s Everest

            It goes from rest to 100km/h in just 2.3 seconds, faster than an F1.

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            Ricciardo leads Red Bull 1-2 in Practice 1 in Monaco

            Daniel Ricciardo was on fire in practice at Monaco.

            Cyclists push new rules to punish drivers

            Cyclists push new rules to punish drivers

            "We can see into cars and what drivers are up to.”

            Is this Australia’s worst roundabout?

            Is this Australia’s worst roundabout?

            The whole area is simply a traffic nightmare.

            Diesel 'borrowed' from LandCruiser for flagship Lexus LX SUV

            Diesel 'borrowed' from LandCruiser for flagship Lexus LX SUV

            The Lexus LX previously came solely with a petrol V8.

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