Regional News

Fri 18 Dec 2020

Shoplifting is not a victimless crime!

Shoplifting is not a victimless crime!

I am down by the fresh meat section when I overhear a male customer ask his female companion "which steak would you like tonight hon?"

Wed 16 Dec 2020

Our health workers stressed and burned out, survey shows

Premium Content Our health workers stressed and burned out, survey shows

Queensland’s health workers are stressed and burned out, with many complaining the past year has cost them their health.

Mon 14 Dec 2020

Man dies in custody, police officer and dog injured after incident

Premium Content Man dies in custody, police officer and dog injured after...

A Toowoomba man has died after an incident in Toowoomba last night where a police dog was stabbed multiple times and a senior constable was also injured.

Thu 10 Dec 2020

Mum busted with stash of ‘speed’ syringes

Premium Content Mum busted with stash of ‘speed’ syringes

The Southern Downs woman’s four children were home at the time of the raid, which uncovered other drug utensils.

Tue 8 Dec 2020

Three teenagers charged after suspicious CBD fires

Premium Content Three teenagers charged after suspicious CBD fires

Three teenagers have been charged after two suspicious fires in Toowoomba on Monday morning.

Sat 5 Dec 2020

Scorcher to top 47C before massive 16C temp drop

Premium Content Scorcher to top 47C before massive 16C temp drop

As the mercury climbs as high as 47C across the state today, a cool change is not far away. SEE CURRENT TEMPS

Wed 2 Dec 2020

Dalby in mourning after horror crash claims woman’s life

Premium Content Dalby in mourning after horror crash claims woman’s life

A HORROR collision between a roadtrain and a van along the Warrego Hwy has claimed the life of a 62-year-old Western Downs woman. DETAILS:

Thu 26 Nov 2020

2200 lives lost: 'We don't have a justice system'

Premium Content 2200 lives lost: 'We don't have a justice system'

Tiny white coffins. Broken hearts that will never heal. This is the reality of violence against women and children. But where's the justice?

Wed 25 Nov 2020

Horror 50C heatwave to hit Australia

Horror 50C heatwave to hit Australia

A 4500km-long conveyor belt of extreme weather is set to break all-time heat records with some towns right in the crosshairs of the blistering conditions.

Mon 23 Nov 2020

Warwick High student killed in horror dam crash

Premium Content Warwick High student killed in horror dam crash

The community is reeling from the tragedy, which left two children dead and four other people in hospital.

Sat 21 Nov 2020

Motorist dies in New England Highway crash

Premium Content Motorist dies in New England Highway crash

Paramedics were unable to save a motorist who had crashed into a tree, off the New England Highway.

Fri 20 Nov 2020

Discover the unusual with the new edition of RUTH magazine

Discover the unusual with the new edition of RUTH magazine

The Summer edition of QCWA Ruth magazine hits the stands this week, celebrating all things unusual

Students produce moving tribute to Eurydice Dixon

Premium Content Students produce moving tribute to Eurydice Dixon

“It affects everyone, so we are all responsible for it.” Centenary Heights State High School are tackling domestic and sexual violence head.

Thu 19 Nov 2020

Family left with nothing after Stanthorpe fire

Premium Content Family left with nothing after Stanthorpe fire

‘Everything is gone’: The community has rallied to assist the victims of yesterday’s fire. HOW YOU CAN HELP

Wed 18 Nov 2020

Cow born with six legs undergoes unique amputation

Premium Content Cow born with six legs undergoes unique amputation

The young calf was born with two extra legs, in a case not seen before in Toowoomba. Here’s what happened next.

Thu 12 Nov 2020

MATT PRESTON’S PLEA: Help me save local foodies

MATT PRESTON’S PLEA: Help me save local foodies

It’s been the toughest year for cafes, restaurants and food producers. But now with celeb chef Matt Preston, you can do your bit to help — and win great prizes.

Dead rat inside burger served at Toowoomba Hospital cafe

Premium Content Dead rat inside burger served at Toowoomba Hospital cafe

A Toowoomba Hospital medic received a nasty shock when he found a dead rat in his burger after ordering a meal from a cafe within the hospital. See the full...

Wed 11 Nov 2020

Queensland's new-look cabinet revealed

Premium Content Queensland's new-look cabinet revealed

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has revealed her full cabinet, with new ministries announced including a new Minister for Hydrogen and a Minister for Water.

Sat 7 Nov 2020

Broadband cut-off: Will your home be cut-off?

Premium Content Broadband cut-off: Will your home be cut-off?

Aussies in more than 400 locations will have broadband services disconnected but the deadline could be closer. See if it’s near where you live.

Regions where buying a home is cheaper than renting

Premium Content Regions where buying a home is cheaper than renting

With interest rates at an unprecedented low, mortgage payments have become cheaper than rents in many areas. SEE HOW OUR REGION PERFORMS!

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