Regional News

Sat 3 Nov 2018

WATER RESTRICTIONS: What you need to know

WATER RESTRICTIONS: What you need to know

HERE is everything you need to know about the new water usage rules in place for Southern Downs residents.

Fri 2 Nov 2018

Restoring strawberry confidence vital

Restoring strawberry confidence vital

Spirit and fight has helped salvage the Queensland strawberry industry from ruin according to one of its leading growers.

The $187 mistake you’ll make today

The $187 mistake you’ll make today

MILLIONS of Aussies are throwing away hundreds of dollars every single summer by making one seriously wasteful blunder.

Ceiling fire sparked by light fitting

Ceiling fire sparked by light fitting

CREWS rush to contain blaze that started in a corridor light.

Thu 1 Nov 2018

Hundreds gather to celebrate Bev and Olivia

Hundreds gather to celebrate Bev and Olivia

THE mother and daughter killed in a tragic school holiday crash near Oakey in Queensland were remembered as kind and loving.

Illegal dumping in Southern Downs town sparks investigation

Illegal dumping in Southern Downs town sparks investigation

AUTHORITIES are appealling for information from the public after case of illegal dumping on the Southern Downs.

Porn extortion email creates panic with real passwords

Porn extortion email creates panic with real passwords

AN EXTORTION email warning people they have been filmed viewing adult content websites is doing the rounds in Queensland, police have warned.

Family's experiment to combat zombie scroll

Family's experiment to combat zombie scroll

ONE family agreed to take part in a social experiment to limit their internet use. The results surprised them.

DRIVER ALERT: Cunninghams Gap closed over five days

DRIVER ALERT: Cunninghams Gap closed over five days

THE Department of Transport has issued a notice regarding road closures at Cunninghams Gap.

Man taken to hospital for spinal precautions

Man taken to hospital for spinal precautions

PARAMEDICS transport two to hospital after truck and vehicle crash.

Wed 31 Oct 2018

Council tells parties to pay up for dam rights

Council tells parties to pay up for dam rights

Interested dam proponents have been told to pay up if they wish to progress with a project.

Tough action not ruled out on sewage leak

Tough action not ruled out on sewage leak

Department of Environment and Science has not ruled out taking action against Southern Downs Regional Council following the latest raw sewage leak.

‘Too low’: Dole debate reignites

‘Too low’: Dole debate reignites

IT’S been called a “national embarrassment”. Hundreds of thousands of Australians are living on a tiny amount every week. That might be about to change.

Tue 30 Oct 2018

A pub with no beer

A pub with no beer

When Kerrie Mackie closed the Wallangarra Hotel, she wanted to do something special. She figured the world had more than enough pubs.

Granite Belt star of TBSE food leader tour

Granite Belt star of TBSE food leader tour

November Meat Up to tour around Stanthorpe

Mon 29 Oct 2018

Stinker of a problem

Stinker of a problem

Recent rain events have lead to yet another raw sewage leak into Quart Pot Creek.

QCA heads review of irrigation pricing

QCA heads review of irrigation pricing

The Queensland Competition Authority will lead an independent review of irrigation pricing in Queensland.

Woman trapped after New England Highway crash

Woman trapped after New England Highway crash

TEENAGE boy and woman in her 30s injured after car crashes into ditch.

Sun 28 Oct 2018

Police shocked woman driving interstate under the influence

Police shocked woman driving interstate under the influence

Police pull over woman driving with illegal blood alcohol level who was travelling interstate with baby in car.

Sat 27 Oct 2018

Child injured, taken to hospital after multi-vehicle crash

Child injured, taken to hospital after multi-vehicle crash

A CHILD is among three people injured in a multi-vehicle crash south-east of Toowoomba today.

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