A perfect day at the races

A perfect day at the races

It was a perfect day for the races in Taroom on Saturday.

Aged care services can share in boost

Aged care services can share in boost

Aged care service providers can apply for one-off grants.

Aged care providers encouraged to apply for grant

Aged care providers encouraged to apply for grant

GRANTS up to $500,000 on offer


Town disappears off the map

Town disappears off the map

IT WAS supposed to be a regional centre, but the neglect killed this town entirely.

Brilliant Brigalow Bush Carnival

Brilliant Brigalow Bush Carnival

People flocked from near and far to attend the Brigalow Bush Carnival yesterday.

Man dies after struck by vehicle walking along road

Man dies after struck by vehicle walking along road

A MAN has died after being struck by a vehicle on the Western Downs last night.

More highway upgrades announced

More highway upgrades announced

THE total number of upgrades on the Warrego Highway has been increased to 18, after three more were announced

Drought Angels all smiles at their 2019 calendar launch

Drought Angels all smiles at their 2019 calendar launch

A photo Gallery from the launch of the Drought Angels 2019 calendar launch.


Committee to be relieved of their duties

Committee to be relieved of their duties

WESTERN Downs Local Drought Committee members will be relieved of their roles by the state's Agriculture Minister

Precious hay supply destroyed as fire tears through stables

Precious hay supply destroyed as fire tears through stables

A SHED storing precious hay for stock has been destroyed by fire overnight.

Linc stink: Court ruling sparks 'grave concern'

Linc stink: Court ruling sparks 'grave concern'

THE latest drama involving fallout from the Linc Energy pollution disaster has sparked a call for urgent reform

Chinchilla Race Club 'crying out for help' as numbers drop

Chinchilla Race Club 'crying out for help' as numbers drop

AFTER decades of operation, the Chinchilla Race Club is "crying out for help”.

One Long Table celebrates diversity

One Long Table celebrates diversity

A sea of people surged through Heeney Street on Saturday night as Chinchilla's biggest food festival kicked off.

A day to remember our fallen officers

A day to remember our fallen officers

145 Queensland police officers have made the ultimate sacrifice.

Emaciated puppies found dumped in box

Emaciated puppies found dumped in box

The puppies were flea-ridden, skinny and unable to walk

Five all-new Amazon products available in Australia

Five all-new Amazon products available in Australia

Amazon has announced a new line-up of devices

Perfect weather for Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers

Perfect weather for Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers

Sun will be shining for the first weekend of the Carnival of Flowers

Woman taken to hospital after being hit with bat

Woman taken to hospital after being hit with bat

DALBY POLICE are investigating an alleged assault last night.

Concerning number of drug drivers caught in highway blitz

Concerning number of drug drivers caught in highway blitz

Spreading the road safety message was priority for police

Sport

A lifetime of netball

A lifetime of netball

Member's years of commitment honoured by club.

Miles weightlifter snags silver medal at nationals

Miles weightlifter snags silver medal at nationals

Weightlifting ace Chloe Kerwick lifts her way to medal success.

GALLERY: Chinchilla Suns celebrate a great season of AFL

GALLERY: Chinchilla Suns celebrate a great season of AFL

Chinchilla's AFL club gathered for their annual presentation evening

National Sport

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    Construction worker crushed by brick wall

    Emergency services rush to work site south of Brisbane

    Motorway shut-down after crash involving 'several' vehicles

    Motorway shut-down after crash involving 'several' vehicles

    Police have not arrived on scene, delays are expected

    Frank warning to parents who abduct their own kids

    Frank warning to parents who abduct their own kids

    The punishment could be harsher than you’d think

    'No beach left': New sinkhole biggest one yet

    'No beach left': New sinkhole biggest one yet

    New sinkhole swallows chunk of popular beach

    Ipswich council to sue collapsed hardware giant Masters

    Ipswich council to sue collapsed hardware giant Masters

    Claims former Masters owners owe hundreds of thousands of dollars

    Vicki was united with her sons who were told she was dead

    Vicki was united with her sons who were told she was dead

    She was beaten, starved and ended up homeless.

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      Phone call could ‘crash prices 80pc’

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      Solar panels used instead of bitumen — here are the results

      The bold idea has undergone some road testing.

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      Kids 'doing nothing' for pocket money warning

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