Regional News

Tue 29 Sep 2020

800+ JOBS: Coles’ new investment in Darling Downs

Premium Content 800+ JOBS: Coles’ new investment in Darling Downs

The supermarket giant’s 10-year deal with the region’s clean energy hubs will create hundreds of jobs.

Verdict delivered in trial of man accused of raping friend

Premium Content Verdict delivered in trial of man accused of raping friend

The Warwick man testified he only entered the woman’s home that night due to concerns for her welfare.

Number of Queensland drivers busted over dodgy airbags

Premium Content Number of Queensland drivers busted over dodgy airbags

Drivers who refuse to have their faulty Takata airbags replaced are having their car registration cancelled while others are warned they face the same consequence if...

‘Generous’ woman behind Toowoomba landmark dies

Premium Content ‘Generous’ woman behind Toowoomba landmark dies

TRIBUTES have flowed for the Toowoomba Cobb and Co Museum co-founder Jennifer Cardell, who died after a short battle with cancer.

QLD urged to back NZ border bubble

Premium Content QLD urged to back NZ border bubble

It’s a proposal Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says she will consider, but Queensland could lose out to southern states if it does not act decisively.

Mon 28 Sep 2020

Groom LNP party members decide seat's allegiance

Premium Content Groom LNP party members decide seat's allegiance

Groom LNP members have decided just which Federal party room the next Member for Groom will sit in.

Woman flees town on hotel fraud charges

Premium Content Woman flees town on hotel fraud charges

DALBY Magistrates Court heard of the troubled few weeks a 47-year-old woman had after she fled the Maranoa town following a dispute at a hotel.

'Enough is Enough': reader fed up with border rules

Premium Content 'Enough is Enough': reader fed up with border rules

A READER has asked why are there different rules for different people when it comes to border crossings during COVID restrictions.

COVID-19 can't dampen that Carnival of Flowers spirit

Premium Content COVID-19 can't dampen that Carnival of Flowers spirit

IT WAS a little different this year due to COVID restrictions, but Toowoomba put on yet another successful Carnival of Flowers.

Sun 27 Sep 2020

Electoral manoeuvre that could give Qld a deputy PM

Premium Content Electoral manoeuvre that could give Qld a deputy PM

A surprise political play could see the Nationals gain more power in Queensland and take Senator Matt Canavan a step closer to the leadership.

Full schedule: This week’s feast of live-streamed sport

Premium Content Full schedule: This week’s feast of live-streamed sport

Tune in for another week of live-streamed sports action, with something for everyone from basketball to rugby and AFL. CHECK THE SCHEDULE

Sat 26 Sep 2020

REPLAY: Logan Thunder v Toowoomba QSL Basketball

Premium Content REPLAY: Logan Thunder v Toowoomba QSL Basketball

Logan Thunder and Toowoomba Mountaineers will look to keep their slim playoff hopes alive when they face-off in this weekend’s QSL game of the week.

Gofundme page set up in honour of fatal car crash victim

Premium Content Gofundme page set up in honour of fatal car crash victim

A GOFUNDME page has been set up in honour of the 31-year-old St George man tragically killed in a single vehicle crash near Cecil Plains.

Straddie elders join growing calls for island investigation

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A group of Stradbroke Island’s traditional owners have joined forces to call for a public inquiry into the management of the island after a decade of concerns.

Fri 25 Sep 2020

‘RIP mate’: Cecil Plains crash victim remembered

Premium Content ‘RIP mate’: Cecil Plains crash victim remembered

FRIENDS have spoken about the shock of losing a mate in the prime of his life.

Bomb scare forced evacuation of CBD office

Premium Content Bomb scare forced evacuation of CBD office

POLICE are investigating a suspected hoax bomb threat that forced the evacuation of the Easternwell building in Russell St.

Boost for outdoor venues as restrictions ease

Premium Content Boost for outdoor venues as restrictions ease

Outdoor venues will get a major boost with a significant easing of restrictions allowing double the number of patrons.

How to vote early in the QLD state election

How to vote early in the QLD state election

With the Queensland election coming up, here’s an in-depth guide on all people need to know about voting early, COVID-safety measures and more.

TRAGEDY: Young man dies in horror rollover near Dalby

Premium Content TRAGEDY: Young man dies in horror rollover near Dalby

THE Forensic Crash Unit is investigating the incident which claimed the life of a young southwest Queensland man.

Rich Queensland aged care bosses sit on taxpayers’ millions

Premium Content Rich Queensland aged care bosses sit on taxpayers’ millions

Australia’s aged care homes hold nearly $30 billion in resident’s money, but more than 140 aged care homes are in financial strife.

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