Regional News

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.

Tue 4 Jun 2019

WATCH: Residents brave cold to bask in winter wonderland

WATCH: Residents brave cold to bask in winter wonderland

'I LOVE winter...that's just the icing on the cake'

IT'S SNOWING: Region wakes to white wonder

IT'S SNOWING: Region wakes to white wonder

THE Southern Downs and Granite Belt have become a snowchaser's dream this morning.

Mon 3 Jun 2019

SNOW JOKE: Icy temperatures could bring snow tonight

SNOW JOKE: Icy temperatures could bring snow tonight

KEEP an eye on the sky, there's a short window where you might be able to glimpse something special.

Budget delivers lowest rate rise in a decade

Budget delivers lowest rate rise in a decade

COUNCILLOR says changes come after consideration of the impacts of drought on ratepayers.

Fri 31 May 2019

Top 10 activities to keep you warm this winter

Top 10 activities to keep you warm this winter

SUBZERO temperatures are no excuse to stay at home when you live in the Southern Downs.

Wed 29 May 2019

Driver killed in second truck fatality in 48 hours

Driver killed in second truck fatality in 48 hours

A SMALL community in Queensland's southwest is reeling with yet another fatal accident confirmed this afternoon.

Thu 23 May 2019

Man's thumb partially severed at sawmill

Man's thumb partially severed at sawmill

A MAN in his 60s was flown to hospital after his thumb was partially severed by machinery at the sawmill at Killarney.

Wed 22 May 2019

Truck and train collide near Warwick

Truck and train collide near Warwick

EMERGENCY services remain at the scene.

The unthinkable tragedy a Warwick man will never forget

The unthinkable tragedy a Warwick man will never forget

THE baby was in the dirt, hastily covered with branches and abandoned with the placenta still attached.

Tue 21 May 2019

How Winton has become the Outback Hollywood

How Winton has become the Outback Hollywood

WINTON in western Queensland, population 875 at the last Census, might seem a unlikely place for an international film festival.

Mon 20 May 2019

Charges for Ruby's theft

Charges for Ruby's theft

A Warwick man has been charged over an alleged dognapping offence that occurred last month.

Fri 17 May 2019

Incident at city hotel sparks police hunt, school lockdown

Incident at city hotel sparks police hunt, school lockdown

A NUMBER of Toowoomba schools are coming out of lockdown after an incident at the Gowrie Road Hotel this morning.

Gel blaster shooting at Stanthorpe State High School

Gel blaster shooting at Stanthorpe State High School

THREE men have been charged after allegedly shooting pellets at the school.

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