Regional News

Fri 28 Dec 2018

Max Brenner set to reopen doors in Toowoomba

Max Brenner set to reopen doors in Toowoomba

KEEPING up with the ever-growing hunger for delicious chocolate delights, Max Brenner is reopening their Chocolate Bar at Grand Central.

Thu 27 Dec 2018

Best camping spots in southeast Queensland

Best camping spots in southeast Queensland

It’s a perfect time to pack the car and go camping. Here are some of the best spots to pitch your tent in southeast Queensland.

Boy suffers head injury in head-on crash near Toowoomba

Boy suffers head injury in head-on crash near Toowoomba

A CHILD has been taken to hospital with a head injury after a head-on crash at Meringandan West this morning.

Wed 26 Dec 2018

Python enjoys Christmas feast at expense of pet owner

Python enjoys Christmas feast at expense of pet owner

RESIDENTS weren't the only ones nursing full bellies this Christmas - so was a 3 metre python who had preyed on a family pet.

Mon 24 Dec 2018

How Australia’s largest family saves money at Christmas

How Australia’s largest family saves money at Christmas

AUSTRALIA’S largest family have taken to YouTube to share tips on how they save money over the Christmas period

You’ll have a cool yule — unless you live here

You’ll have a cool yule — unless you live here

Much of Queensland will enjoy a comfortably cool Christmas Day, but there’s one place where the mercury will push the extremes.

Sun 23 Dec 2018

Fire rips through Burnett home days before Christmas

Fire rips through Burnett home days before Christmas

A fire has ripped through a Yarraman home days before Christmas.

Sat 22 Dec 2018

Police appeal for help to find missing Toowoomba teen

Police appeal for help to find missing Toowoomba teen

POLICE are appealing for public assistance to locate a 17-year-old girl who has been reported missing from Toowoomba

Fri 21 Dec 2018

WARNING: Damaging winds, severe storms heading for Toowoomba

WARNING: Damaging winds, severe storms heading for Toowoomba

TOOWOOMBA is in the firing line of a severe thunderstorm warning issued by the Bureau of Meteorology.

WATCH: Police make final arrests in major drug operation

WATCH: Police make final arrests in major drug operation

ANOTHER dozen people have been arrested in a south-west Queensland town as police close a wide-ranging operation into the supply and possession of the drug ice.

Woman charged for deliberately lighting fires

Woman charged for deliberately lighting fires

Police officers attended to several grass fires.

Deaf customers disadvantaged and discriminated against

Deaf customers disadvantaged and discriminated against

Contrary to stereotypical community perceptions, not all hearing impaired people are simply deaf as a post and unable to hear anything, and most certainly, they are...

Scorching weekend before Christmas

Scorching weekend before Christmas

Southeast Queenslanders are expected to melt on Friday with temperatures soaring to almost 40C — but a cool change could be on the way.

Thu 20 Dec 2018

Explosion reports a 'possible hoax'

Explosion reports a 'possible hoax'

UPDATE: Reports of an explosion in Kingsthorpe is being treated as a possible hoax.

This map should terrify us all

This map should terrify us all

Australia — beautiful one day, an oven the next. Scientists warn that deadly fire seasons will get more extreme and last longer.

Weird baby name predictions for 2019

Weird baby name predictions for 2019

Move over Ava and Oliver, experts predict there will be some unusual new additions to the baby name leaderboard next year.

Vale Kev Khazen: Pride of Dalby passes away

Vale Kev Khazen: Pride of Dalby passes away

GENEROUS, compassionate, and a keen communicator. These are the words used to describe a man who embodies Dalby and its community.

Wed 19 Dec 2018

Crash closes west-bound lanes of Toowoomba Range

Crash closes west-bound lanes of Toowoomba Range

An earlier two-vehicle incident is blocking west-bound traffic on the Toowoomba Range

Lucky escape for police officers sparks storm warning

Lucky escape for police officers sparks storm warning

IT WAS a lucky escape for two police officers after a tree came crashing down on-top of their police car.

Mon 17 Dec 2018

Drivers rescued, roads cut, rivers rising as deluge hits

Drivers rescued, roads cut, rivers rising as deluge hits

TWO people suffered injuries when their car went into a dam on the Western Downs at the height of heavy rains last night.

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