Regional News

Sat 18 Aug 2018

Husband 'loses' wife... and she's not happy

Husband 'loses' wife... and she's not happy

Local husband wandered the house for two days wondering where his wife was, when he eventually found her, she was not happy.

Fri 17 Aug 2018

Hundreds of kids potentially exposed to footy-field asbestos

Hundreds of kids potentially exposed to footy-field asbestos...

HUNDREDS of children have potentially been exposed to poisonous materials as they ran, crashed and tackled during games and training.

Thu 16 Aug 2018

Sunshine State lives up to its name

Sunshine State lives up to its name

YOU’D be forgiven for doubting it’s winter in Queensland today, with temps in the southeast expected to hit 30C — the hottest day since April for some areas.

Wed 15 Aug 2018

Police identify victims of double-fatal traffic crash

Police identify victims of double-fatal traffic crash

POLICE have identified the victims of a deadly head-on crash which claimed the lives of two people yesterday.

Tue 14 Aug 2018

Foxtel to launch Australia's first 4k channel

Foxtel to launch Australia's first 4k channel

AUSTRALIANS will finally be able to tune into next-generation television broadcasts later this year.

Two killed in head-on crash on rural Queensland road

Two killed in head-on crash on rural Queensland road

UPDATE: ONE person is being airlifted to Brisbane after a deadly head-on collision on the Western Downs

Truck driver pinned under prime mover for two hours

Truck driver pinned under prime mover for two hours

EMERGENCY responders say a truck driver pinned under a prime mover is lucky to have escaped more serious injuries after a rollover on the Western Downs.

All it takes is $5 to help out our farmers

All it takes is $5 to help out our farmers

MOST people know that farmers in drought-declared Queensland are struggling to survive.

FOUND: Police locate teen girl last seen in Toowoomba

FOUND: Police locate teen girl last seen in Toowoomba

POLICE thank everyone for their help in locating a 14-year-old girl reported missing from South Toowoomba.

How to ease housing cost pressures

How to ease housing cost pressures

THE cost of housing price pressure could be eased if new migrants were encouraged to settle in rural or regional centres, according to one former Prime Minister

Mon 13 Aug 2018

Jockey back in sparkling form after fall

Jockey back in sparkling form after fall

After fracturing a vertebrae back in January in a Sunshine Coast fall, Orman has returned to the saddle. He's had a sparkling start to the new season.

The letter you don’t want to get

The letter you don’t want to get

IF YOU get this letter in the mail from the tax man, you could be in big trouble. But “don’t panic”, says one expert. Here’s what you need to do.

Sun 12 Aug 2018

BUSHFIRE: Crews downgrade blaze on Southern Downs

BUSHFIRE: Crews downgrade blaze on Southern Downs

UPDATE: Properties are no longer under threat from the large bushfire at Ballandean.

Sat 11 Aug 2018

TERRIFYING: Trio filmed swerving into oncoming traffic

TERRIFYING: Trio filmed swerving into oncoming traffic

POLICE have released dashcam footage showing the dangerous driving incident that resulted in the arrests of three Toowoomba people.

'Keep your kids away': Toowoomba mum's flu warning

'Keep your kids away': Toowoomba mum's flu warning

EMMA Robinson was considering taking her daughter Arli to the emergency department when the six-month-old came down with a serious case of croup.

Three to face court over dangerous stolen car chase

Three to face court over dangerous stolen car chase

Police used a deployed a tyre deflation device to stop them.

Fri 10 Aug 2018

Crews fighting fire near Taabinga school

Crews fighting fire near Taabinga school

A FIRE has broken out near Taabinga State School.

Trap that’s crippling a generation

Trap that’s crippling a generation

THERE’S a good reason “real” adulthood seems to be starting later and later. And it’s down to easy access to credit.

Bixby, the virtual assistant, could become your friend

Bixby, the virtual assistant, could become your friend

Bixby can order you a taxi, tell you about concert schedules and book a table at a restaurant.

Donations flood in for drought appeal

Donations flood in for drought appeal

WITH some parts of the state without a drop of rain for years, Queenslanders are urged to dig deep and join the campaign to help battling farmers. Here's how.

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