’Take me to the paddock and shoot me’

premium_icon ’Take me to the paddock and shoot me’

Sadly, ageing Australians are often forgotten

Named: 67 people to face Chinchilla Magistrates Court

premium_icon Named: 67 people to face Chinchilla Magistrates Court

The people due to appear in the Chinchilla Magistrates Court today.

Your guide to Australia Day in the Maranoa

premium_icon Your guide to Australia Day in the Maranoa

WONDERING just where to head to join in Australia Day festivities and celebrations...


Dad pleads guilty to drug-driving with kids

premium_icon Dad pleads guilty to drug-driving with kids

A drug-driving dad of four has been banned from the roads. He admitted to ‘smoking a cone’ hours before driving with his kids.

NEW VIEWS: Council launch $600k Bunya lookout

premium_icon NEW VIEWS: Council launch $600k Bunya lookout

Visitors can now enjoy the mountain views from new heights.

76-year-old sheep sheerer dodges arrest warrant for decades

premium_icon 76-year-old sheep sheerer dodges arrest warrant for decades

A routine trip to the cop shop to update documents ended badly for this old-timer uncovering a three decade old arrest warrant.

Grandma charged with trafficking $80k in drugs

premium_icon Grandma charged with trafficking $80k in drugs

NAMED: A Blackbutt grandmother appeared emotional and shaken during her court appearance on 60 drug charges.

The phone scam that stole $500 from this local pensioner

premium_icon The phone scam that stole $500 from this local pensioner

The 80-year-old is warning other elderly residents in the South Burnett how he had $500 stolen from his bank account by scammers.


Mining jobs bonanza: 700 roles paying $100k+ on offer

premium_icon Mining jobs bonanza: 700 roles paying $100k+ on offer

About 700 of more than 1000 available jobs in the Queensland mining sector are paying six-figure sums. SEE WHERE THE JOBS ARE!

’Tinder pro’ shares tips for swiping success in Burnett

premium_icon ’Tinder pro’ shares tips for swiping success in Burnett

Meet ‘Tinder Cowboy’ James, and believe me ladies, this isn’t his first rodeo.

Jobs axed as administrator takes over major fashion brand

premium_icon Jobs axed as administrator takes over major fashion brand

At least 37 of this fashion giant's stores will close as administrators search for a new buyer, cutting jobs and redeploying some workers.

Kids hurt, killed after being declared safe

premium_icon Kids hurt, killed after being declared safe

A shocking number of Queensland children were harmed within a year of the Child Safety Department deciding they were safe — including many who died.

Call for Feds to approve  CQ mega mine

premium_icon Call for Feds to approve CQ mega mine

Lauga: What's the hold up to this 1500 job project? A decision by the Commonwealth Minister was due on June 24, 2019

'Kind and generous': Funeral date set for Roger Taylor

premium_icon 'Kind and generous': Funeral date set for Roger Taylor

DETAILS for the public funeral of Toowoomba man Roger Taylor have been released.

Man faces historic child sex charges allegedly groomed boys

premium_icon Man faces historic child sex charges allegedly groomed boys

An man will face court next month on more than 50 child sex offences

Teenager involved in serious speedway crash wakes up

premium_icon Teenager involved in serious speedway crash wakes up

The kart "somersaulted" for metres and she was thrown from the kart.

Celebrate Australia Day with Vegemite fried chicken

premium_icon Celebrate Australia Day with Vegemite fried chicken

THE best of two cultures combine for a flavour explosion.

Sport

120+ PHOTOS: Country swimmers compete at largest race meet

premium_icon 120+ PHOTOS: Country swimmers compete at largest race meet

Swimmers from Warwick, Stanthorpe, Maranoa and the Western Downs

Battle of the bush series announces qualifying venues

premium_icon Battle of the bush series announces qualifying venues

Two south west towns have been named as qualifying venues for the Battle of the...

Unique sporting opportunity available for kids

premium_icon Unique sporting opportunity available for kids

It all started with just her four boys but now the Kids Water Polo Competition has...

Search widens for couple missing after crash

premium_icon Search widens for couple missing after crash

Marine search called off as plane carrying married couple thought lost

Towns named and shamed for $1.7m rate debt

premium_icon Towns named and shamed for $1.7m rate debt

North Burnett Council names the towns with the biggest rates bill.

Drunk man tells police to f**k off near school

premium_icon Drunk man tells police to f**k off near school

A man hurled abuse while doing burnouts during after school pick-up

Brisbane uni called in to fight deadly virus

premium_icon Brisbane uni called in to fight deadly virus

University of Queensland asked to develop vaccine for coronavirus

‘Ditch the drink’: Lifesavers plead for a safe weekend

premium_icon ‘Ditch the drink’: Lifesavers plead for a safe weekend

Lifeguards plea for long weekend after two near-drownings

Family who lost everything in fires humbled by kindness

premium_icon Family who lost everything in fires humbled by kindness

EXCLUSIVE: Family 'dumbfounded' by support from strangers

Business News

    ANZ cuts rates in mixed news for customers

    premium_icon ANZ cuts rates in mixed news for customers

    ANZ cuts variable, term deposit rates

    IAG flags earnings hit after hailstorms

    IAG flags earnings hit after hailstorms

    Insurance Australia Group has flagged a hit to its earnings after the hailstorms

    New takeover offer for Village Roadshow

    premium_icon New takeover offer for Village Roadshow

    Theme parks operator Village Roadshow gets second takeover offer

    Lifestyle

    Entertainment

    Tom Williams wants to make TV comeback

    Tom Williams wants to make TV comeback

    Williams wants to return to TV after quitting for real estate career

    Star’s bizarre ‘exorcism’ video stuns fans

    Star’s bizarre ‘exorcism’ video stuns fans

    Julianne Hough experiencing what resembles an exorcism stuns fans

    Sonia Kruger’s The Voice replacement announced

    premium_icon Sonia Kruger’s The Voice replacement announced

    Sonia Kruger to be replaced as host on The Voice by two hosts

    William, Kate ‘still reeling’ from Megxit

    William, Kate ‘still reeling’ from Megxit

    Duke, Duchess of Cambridge still “coming to terms with reality”

    Real Estate

    Fitness star Ashy Bines sells mansion for millions

    Fitness star Ashy Bines sells mansion for millions

    Media influencer and fitness queen is in for a big payday

    Keep up with the locals for the cost of a coffee

    Keep up with the locals for the cost of a coffee

    Get the best local news from the locals you know

    Stunning Italian town selling homes for $1.60

    Stunning Italian town selling homes for $1.60

    Another stunning Italian town is selling homes for just $1.60

    The house that Instagram built: Influencer’s reno call out

    premium_icon The house that Instagram built: Influencer’s reno call out

    This influencer wants people to renovate his home via collaboration.

    Sacked ‘how many c**ks’ agent relaunches business

    premium_icon Sacked ‘how many c**ks’ agent relaunches business

    Agent accused of disgusting sex comments relaunches his business.

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    Jobs

    Fury over ‘entitled millennial’ Aussie job ad

    Fury over ‘entitled millennial’ Aussie job ad

    ’Retail traineeship’ at NSW post office slammed on social media

    Hotel’s push to find 110 staff in 50 days

    premium_icon Hotel’s push to find 110 staff in 50 days

    A hotel is seeking to hire 110 staff in 50 days.

    How your pay compares to 1000 Aussies

    premium_icon How your pay compares to 1000 Aussies

    How your pay compares to 1000 other Aussie professions

    Important skill Aussies need to land a job

    premium_icon Important skill Aussies need to land a job

    LinkedIn reveals the skills employers want this year

    Foreign tradies picking up local jobs across our region

    premium_icon Foreign tradies picking up local jobs across our region

    Foreign tradies are taking local jobs as the skills crisis worsens.

    Need a NEW employee?

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    Motoring

    Car makers give bushfire victims a break

    Car makers give bushfire victims a break

    Car makers are taking the lead on helping victims of the bushfires.

    Incredibly polite bad parking note

    Incredibly polite bad parking note

    'I think you’re pretty lucky'

    ‘World first’ for $800,000 supercar

    ‘World first’ for $800,000 supercar

    World first for $800,000 ‘all-terrain’ supercar

    Weirdest roadside assistance call-outs

    Weirdest roadside assistance call-outs

    The most unusual roadside assistance call-outs revealed.

    Subaru announces shock change

    Subaru announces shock change

    Subaru has committed to electrifying its entire line-up

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