July 2020

Published a story 10th Jul 2020 8:11 AM

Bunnings might soon bring its iconic sizzle back, but not like this.

Bunnings store evacuated as fire breaks out in motorhome

Bunnings might soon bring its iconic sizzle back, but not like this.

Published a story 9th Jul 2020 7:54 PM

The 16 year old was reportedly struck four times in the head

Teen punched four times in head at Caneland

The 16 year old was reportedly struck four times in the head

Published a story 9th Jul 2020 6:15 PM

Criminals don’t work to a schedule – they can strike anywhere, anytime.

5 crimes Mackay police need your help to crack

Criminals don’t work to a schedule – they can strike anywhere, anytime.

Published a story 9th Jul 2020 2:46 PM

WARNING GRAPHIC: Mackay’s dental expert on how to save your child’s busted teeth

GRAPHIC: Spine-tingling trick to saving broken teeth

WARNING GRAPHIC: Mackay’s dental expert on how to save your child’s busted teeth

Published a story 9th Jul 2020 10:13 AM

The woman was stabilised at the scene before being taken to Mackay Base Hospital

Woman suffers hip, spinal injuries in single-vehicle crash

The woman was stabilised at the scene before being taken to Mackay Base Hospital

Voted in a poll 8th Jul 2020 11:10 PM

Published a story 8th Jul 2020 3:39 PM

90-tonne vessel towed to safe harbour in what is described as a record mission for service

VMR notches up record with ‘big bugger’ rescue tow

90-tonne vessel towed to safe harbour in what is described as a record mission for service

Published a story 8th Jul 2020 11:49 AM

Investigations have allowed police to access CCTV and they are now appealing for help.

Police seek info from man in Mackay public sex act probe

Investigations have allowed police to access CCTV and they are now appealing for help.

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Tara joined the company in 2010 after graduating with a journalism and politics degree from Griffith University in Brisbane. After first working in newspapers in the Bowen Basin in Central Queensland, she joined the team at The Chronicle in 2013. In September that year she took over the reins of the Rural Weekly, and has been on the crime desk in Toowoomba since 2015.