July 2018

Published a story 20th Jul 2018 3:18 PM

HUMAN remains found on a Brookstead property will be sent to a forensic anthropologist to determine their age and origins.

Anthropologist to test bones found in Brookstead

HUMAN remains found on a Brookstead property will be sent to a forensic anthropologist to determine their age and origins.

Published a story 19th Jul 2018 4:57 PM

HUMAN remains found on a rural property are believed to date back to pre-settlement times.

Bones found on rural property may be historical: Police

HUMAN remains found on a rural property are believed to date back to pre-settlement times.

Published a story 19th Jul 2018 4:03 PM

TOOWOOMBA is in with a chance of rain today before skies clear for the weekend.

Rainy day to make way for clear weekend in Toowoomba

TOOWOOMBA is in with a chance of rain today before skies clear for the weekend.

Published a story 19th Jul 2018 2:46 PM

A MAN has been airlifted to Toowoomba after a workplace incident at a property near Tara this morning.

Man airlifted after struck in head by metal at workplace

A MAN has been airlifted to Toowoomba after a workplace incident at a property near Tara this morning.

Published a story 18th Jul 2018 8:07 AM

TWO properties have been destroyed and a post office damaged in a remote town across the Queensland border in the state’s south-west.

Two homes destroyed, post office damaged in town fire

TWO properties have been destroyed and a post office damaged in a remote town across the Queensland border in the state’s south-west.

Published a story 18th Jul 2018 6:14 AM

A FARM worker who survived almost one tonne of hay bales falling on him is using his experience to advocate for safer workplaces.

Man crushed under 450kg bales of hay: Lives to tell tale

A FARM worker who survived almost one tonne of hay bales falling on him is using his experience to advocate for safer workplaces.

Published a story 17th Jul 2018 7:46 AM

A man has been airlifted to Brisbane after a car he was in slammed into a tree near Leyburn this morning.

Man recovering after serious single-vehicle crash

A man has been airlifted to Brisbane after a car he was in slammed into a tree near Leyburn this morning.

Published a story 16th Jul 2018 4:42 PM

A HOME near the Lockyer Valley came within metres of being engulfed after a stump fire in a neighbouring property rapidly spread next door this afternoon.

Fire crews save home from fast-moving backyard blaze

A HOME near the Lockyer Valley came within metres of being engulfed after a stump fire in a neighbouring property rapidly spread next door this afternoon.

Published a story 13th Jul 2018 2:49 PM

DRUGS, a gun and stolen property were seized in raids across the city on Thursday.

Toowoomba property raids net gun, drugs

DRUGS, a gun and stolen property were seized in raids across the city on Thursday.

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Tara started with APN in 2010 after graduating with a journalism and politics degree from Griffith University in Brisbane. After two-and-a-half years working on APN papers in the Bowen Basin in Central Queensland, she joined the team at The Chronicle in February 2013. In September that year she took over the reins of the Rural Weekly.