Regional News

Tue 9 Jul 2019

‘Teaspoon is lethal’ in natural product

‘Teaspoon is lethal’ in natural product

Caffeine and green tea are among the most dangerous supplements in common use where even a tiny teaspoon can kill, a health expert has warned.

Sat 6 Jul 2019

Don’t fall into tax cuts trap

Don’t fall into tax cuts trap

The ATO has been inundated with more than 90,000 calls following the tax cut package, but don’t fall into this trap before you claim yours.

EMERGENCY RESTRICTIONS: What 90L per day will look like

EMERGENCY RESTRICTIONS: What 90L per day will look like

PREPARE for further restrictions as SDRC reviews new water reports.

Fri 5 Jul 2019

Workers urged to check their pay slips

Workers urged to check their pay slips

More than two million Australians are being urged to check their pay slips to ensure they have received a pay rise.

Boil water before drinking! Alert issued for Burnett town

Boil water before drinking! Alert issued for Burnett town

THE council is working with Queensland Health to resolve the issue.

Sun 30 Jun 2019

Operation wanted: Why now is the time to desex your pet

Operation wanted: Why now is the time to desex your pet

IT'S about more than preventing unwanted offspring, check out all the benefits of giving beloved furry friends the snip.

Thu 27 Jun 2019

Dad of four kids killed in crash blames mum

Dad of four kids killed in crash blames mum

THE heartbroken father of four children who were tragically killed in a car crash alongside their mum, has hit out at his former partner’s actions.

Wed 26 Jun 2019

Is it too late to get the flu shot?

Is it too late to get the flu shot?

The Australian Medical Association warns the worst of the “horror flu season” is yet to come and has revealed best time to get a flu jab.

Sunshine Coast, Ipswich winners share $80m Oz Lotto jackpot

Sunshine Coast, Ipswich winners share $80m Oz Lotto jackpot

A staggering $80 million has been won by two Queensland winners in Tuesday night’s Oz Lotto draw. Here are the winning numbers.

Fri 21 Jun 2019

B-double rolls over on New England Highway

B-double rolls over on New England Highway

TWO people were reportedly inside the truck when it crashed.

Thu 20 Jun 2019

Which Southern Downs farmer should win Farmer of the Year?

Which Southern Downs farmer should win Farmer of the Year?

HELP celebrate the hard work of our region's battlers by sending us your nomination.

Firies investigate chimney blaze

Firies investigate chimney blaze

There was a lucky outcome for a Severnlea home owner this morning after a chimney fire got out of control.

Tue 18 Jun 2019

Shocking water usage during extreme drought

Shocking water usage during extreme drought

FIND out how much water still goes down the drain and how you can help save every drop during desperate times.

Mon 17 Jun 2019

Scammers target small business

Scammers target small business

SCAMMERS are homing in on Australia’s 2.5 million small businesses, preying on their lack of time and resources in a rising wave of attacks.

Car crash causes oil leak at intersection

Car crash causes oil leak at intersection

A RUDE awakening for one driver this morning after a single-vehicle crash.

Truck destroyed by fire on Cunningham Highway

Truck destroyed by fire on Cunningham Highway

THREE crews rush to burning truck early this morning.

Sun 16 Jun 2019

Storm clouds hanging around Sunday but little rain expected

Storm clouds hanging around Sunday but little rain expected

THE VERDICT: BOM gives Southern Downs residents the inside oil on the week to come

Wed 12 Jun 2019

Lister thrown out over Premier exchange

Lister thrown out over Premier exchange

A fiery debate with Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has seen Southern Downs MP James Lister thrown from the chamber.

Mon 10 Jun 2019

Cabin blaze guts family

Cabin blaze guts family

The fruits of a handyman's labour have gone up in flames with a family left to pick up the pieces.

Sat 8 Jun 2019

Barty books final with ‘insane’ win

Barty books final with ‘insane’ win

Australia’s Ashleigh Barty has made history but not in the way she expected to after a startling ambush in a rollercoaster match.

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