Chinchilla race meet a soggy success

Chinchilla race meet a soggy success

The phantom race meet didn't deter a crowd from a great day out

Emergency services stuck during storm rescue

Emergency services stuck during storm rescue

Heavy rainfall a one in 120 year event.

WARNING: Severe storms heading for parts of Darling Downs

WARNING: Severe storms heading for parts of Darling Downs

Next warning is due to be issued by 5:05 pm


Weather didn't dampen street party joy

Weather didn't dampen street party joy

The 2018 Chinchilla Christmas street party was a hoot and a half, with some decent rainfall thrown in for good measure.

Miles celebrates Christmas at carnival

Miles celebrates Christmas at carnival

Rain couldn't dampen the Christmas spirit at the Miles Christmas Street Carnival.

Students make a splash

Students make a splash

Young athletes have made a splash at the Chinchilla Christian College junior swimming carnival.

LifeFlight charity saves life

LifeFlight charity saves life

Local woman owes her life to the pilot and crew of a LifeFlight rescue mission.

Santa and his sleigh depart for Chinchilla street party

Santa and his sleigh depart for Chinchilla street party

He knows when you've been bad or good so come down to Heeney Street for goodness sake.


6 things to do around the region

6 things to do around the region

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Severe thunderstorms, heavy rains and hail likely in region

Severe thunderstorms, heavy rains and hail likely in region

ALL Toowoomba and south-west region emergency services have been put on standby and are making preparations as severe thunderstorms begin hitting in the region.

Job boost created in region

Job boost created in region

Western Downs Regional Council approved two more solar farms to help boost the region.

Pool and lagoon to become safer

Pool and lagoon to become safer

Two of Tara's family favourite facilities are set to receive a facelift with funding approved under Western Downs Regional Council's Capital Works budget.

Fires prompt vegetation land management inquiry

Fires prompt vegetation land management inquiry

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BoM urges vigilance as storms build west of Toowoomba

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Owners fire up over property damage

Residents return home to 'unnecessary damage'

Mercy dash after woman nearly drowns

Mercy dash after woman nearly drowns

A woman has been rushed to hospital following a near drowning

Appeal over wild street brawl on town's main street

Appeal over wild street brawl on town's main street

Wild street brawl leaves three men seriously injured

Suspect in custody after alleged Blackbutt stabbing

Suspect in custody after alleged Blackbutt stabbing

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