Regional News

Sat 28 Nov 2020

How ‘abnormally’ hot it’s going to get today

How ‘abnormally’ hot it’s going to get today

An “abnormal” heatwave, expected to be the most intense in a decade, continues to do damage in four states and will peak this weekend.

The ‘unsuitable’ people being given gun licences

Premium Content The ‘unsuitable’ people being given gun licences

Queensland police have been issuing firearms licences to people with a history of offending and other “unsuitable” candidates.

Groom candidate’s huge social media advertising bill revealed

Premium Content Groom candidate’s huge social media advertising bill...

One political party has spent almost four times more than its rivals on social media advertising ahead of today’s Groom by-election

How Olympics could slip through our fingers

Premium Content How Olympics could slip through our fingers

Southeast Queensland is in the box seat to host the 2032 Olympics, but there are warnings not to be too complacent.

No sex please, we’re the state LNP

Premium Content No sex please, we’re the state LNP

It’s not just the federal LNP that’s enacted a bonk ban: New state leader David Crisafulli has laid down the law to his party room too.

‘Incredibly personal’: MP’s crusade on issue close to home

Premium Content ‘Incredibly personal’: MP’s crusade on issue close to home

A federal MP has taken up a cause critical to all Australian women – and he and his wife have personal experience.

Fri 27 Nov 2020

Man smashes partner’s phone to stop her calling 000

Premium Content Man smashes partner’s phone to stop her calling 000

The Warwick court heard the man came to the attention of police after throwing a stick at people standing near his yard.

Qld economy lags but jobs bounce back

Premium Content Qld economy lags but jobs bounce back

Queensland’s economic “bounce back” was the second-worst in the nation last quarter, beating only locked-down Victoria.

Thu 26 Nov 2020

ANGRY NEIGHBOUR: Man’s explosive 4am outburst

Premium Content ANGRY NEIGHBOUR: Man’s explosive 4am outburst

The tirade occurred just hours after the Warwick man was in court for swinging a golf club at the same neighbour.

Hotspot lockdowns not statewide restrictions: Premier

Premium Content Hotspot lockdowns not statewide restrictions: Premier

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says any future outbreaks would be dealt with by placing restrictions on hotspots, rather than the entire state.

New dietitian: ‘Health is about more than just losing weight’

Premium Content New dietitian: ‘Health is about more than just losing...

Stephanie Bennett’s journey with health and wellbeing started simply with a love of food, and eating.

Local beef brands on show as part of National Agriculture Day

Premium Content Local beef brands on show as part of National Agriculture...

What better way to celebrate local beef producers than with a long table lunch in Toowoomba?

Grand Central shopping spree fuelled by stolen bankcard

Premium Content Grand Central shopping spree fuelled by stolen bankcard

The Toowoomba Magistrates Court heard CCTV footage clearly showed a woman walking from shop to shop, spending money stolen from a stranger’s bank account.

State cutting it fine on $5.6b deadline

Premium Content State cutting it fine on $5.6b deadline

The Queensland Government is yet to submit a plan for restarting this multibillion-dollar industry, as the deadline looms.

Not just physical: The DV behaviour to be outlawed

Premium Content Not just physical: The DV behaviour to be outlawed

New Queensland laws will affirm that domestic violence is not just physical – controlling behaviour will also become a crime.

Best holiday deals as state opens for business

Premium Content Best holiday deals as state opens for business

With interstate bookings surging up to 300 per cent since the Sunshine State opened its borders, Queenslanders will be battling southerners for holiday spots.

GOING UP: SDRC bumps up rates to prevent $700K+ deficit

Premium Content GOING UP: SDRC bumps up rates to prevent $700K+ deficit

COVID-19 funding packages have left SDRC scrambling to keep their budget afloat. Here’s what the rates rise means for you:

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

‘OVER THE MOON’: Warwick family’s Christmas reunion

Premium Content ‘OVER THE MOON’: Warwick family’s Christmas reunion

Plane tickets have been booked and travel sites overwhelmed as residents welcome back interstate loved ones.

‘Beyond devastated’: Tight-knit community rallies aid

Premium Content ‘Beyond devastated’: Tight-knit community rallies aid

Several fundraisers have been started following the Wyaralong Dam tragedy. HERE’S HOW YOU CAN HELP:

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