Named: 67 people to face Chinchilla Magistrates Court

premium_icon Named: 67 people to face Chinchilla Magistrates Court

The people due to appear in the Chinchilla Magistrates Court today.

’Take me to the paddock and shoot me’

premium_icon ’Take me to the paddock and shoot me’

Sadly, ageing Australians are often forgotten

Kids hurt, killed after being declared safe

premium_icon Kids hurt, killed after being declared safe

Dozens die, 1500 hurt on Qld Child Safety watch

Call for Feds to approve  CQ mega mine

premium_icon Call for Feds to approve CQ mega mine

Lauga: A decision on the 1500 job project was due on June 24, 2019

Meet the small-town country musician taking on Tamworth

premium_icon Meet the small-town country musician taking on Tamworth

Katelann Grealy has just returned from the Academy of Country Music and says she’s...

Electrical fault grounds Roma-Brisbane flight

premium_icon Electrical fault grounds Roma-Brisbane flight

An 'electrical smell' was detected in the plane, a Qantas spokesman said.

Keep up with the locals for the cost of a coffee

Keep up with the locals for the cost of a coffee

Get the best local news from the locals you know

Meet our region’s Australia Day ambassadors

premium_icon Meet our region’s Australia Day ambassadors

Meet the five outstanding people chosen to represent the Western Downs on Australia...

‘I’LL KILL YOU ALL’: Worker douses himself in petrol

premium_icon ‘I’LL KILL YOU ALL’: Worker douses himself in petrol

DOUSING himself in petrol, wielding a hunting knife and threatening to set himself...

Australia Day, Chinchilla Style

premium_icon Australia Day, Chinchilla Style

There’s plenty of places to sink a few cold ones this Australia Day in Chinchilla...

Three US firefighters dead in NSW plane crash

Three US firefighters dead in NSW plane crash

NSW is bracing for horror fire conditions today

‘Apocalyptic scenes’: Massive dust storm hits Tamworth

premium_icon ‘Apocalyptic scenes’: Massive dust storm hits Tamworth

'There is a funny yellow glow in the sky, with some thunder'

Oporto waging war on Uber-style food thefts

premium_icon Oporto waging war on Uber-style food thefts

'We haven’t received any complaints about food being stolen'

Mum left stunned by shopper’s f-bomb slur

premium_icon Mum left stunned by shopper’s f-bomb slur

Young Ipswich mum shocked by savage verbal attack over kids

Celebrate Australia Day with Vegemite fried chicken

premium_icon Celebrate Australia Day with Vegemite fried chicken

THE best of two cultures combine for a flavour explosion.

Impacts of pipeline to be explored in feasibility study

premium_icon Impacts of pipeline to be explored in feasibility study

Pipeline may link Warwick to water from Wivenhoe Dam via Toowoomba.

98km/h winds as severe storms bear down

premium_icon 98km/h winds as severe storms bear down

Multiple severe thunderstorms have formed in southeast Queensland.

Sport

    120+ PHOTOS: Country swimmers compete at largest race meet

    premium_icon 120+ PHOTOS: Country swimmers compete at largest race meet

    Swimmers from Warwick, Stanthorpe, Maranoa and the Western Downs

    Battle of the bush series announces qualifying venues

    premium_icon Battle of the bush series announces qualifying venues

    Two south west towns have been named as qualifying venues for the Battle of the...

    Unique sporting opportunity available for kids

    premium_icon Unique sporting opportunity available for kids

    It all started with just her four boys but now the Kids Water Polo Competition has...

    Western Downs shooter chasing Olympic selection

    premium_icon Western Downs shooter chasing Olympic selection

    A local teenager is amoung Australia’s best women’s tap shooter who are competing...

    National Sport

      Aussie falls agonisingly short of grand breakthrough

      premium_icon Aussie falls agonisingly short of grand breakthrough

      Australian Open 2020: Ajla Tomljanovic knocked out.

      Millman bracing for 'ruthless' Federer onslaught

      premium_icon Millman bracing for 'ruthless' Federer onslaught

      John Millman looks to take down the king, again.

      Talented teen fights back against his rare cancer

      premium_icon Talented teen fights back against his rare cancer

      Footballer Joseph Kearsley's positive development in cancer battle.

      ‘I’m no Hodge’: Birchall to play his own way

      premium_icon ‘I’m no Hodge’: Birchall to play his own way

      Grant Birchall set to play Luke Hodge role with a twist at Brisbane.

      Live and dead cockroaches found in popular bar

      premium_icon Live and dead cockroaches found in popular bar

      Eatery owner fined $10,000 over cockroaches and dirty kitchen.

      Safety fears held for elderly Barbara O’Connor

      Safety fears held for elderly Barbara O’Connor

      Police concerned for woman reported missing.

      Four people trapped at swimming hole

      premium_icon Four people trapped at swimming hole

      Expert swift water rescuer are trying to save swimmers.

      Taxi driver bashed by passenger in ‘unprovoked attack’

      premium_icon Taxi driver bashed by passenger in ‘unprovoked attack’

      A 22-year-old who bashed a taxi driver also hit a bus driver.

      Business News

        THIS IS NOT A DRILL: Someone's giving out FREE Wiggles books

        THIS IS NOT A DRILL: Someone's giving out FREE Wiggles books

        We do not want to cause a panic but there's FREE WIGGLES BOOKS!

        Tool retailer secures 33rd store

        premium_icon Tool retailer secures 33rd store

        Sydney Tools continues national expansion.

        Bushfires expected to impact Australia's jobless rate

        Bushfires expected to impact Australia's jobless rate

        Fewer people in full-time work as jobless rate improves slightly.

        Young Bundy entrepreneur expanding lemon myrtle business

        premium_icon Young Bundy entrepreneur expanding lemon myrtle business

        April Logan is changing tastes with her lemon myrtle business.

        What's On

          What's on the big screen this week

          What's on the big screen this week

          TOM Hanks a joy as TV's Mr Good, Kristen Stewart dives into thriller

          REVIEW: A cabinet of steampunk wonders took me back in time

          REVIEW: A cabinet of steampunk wonders took me back in time

          Cirque du Soleil’s new show, Kurios, is a wonderful extravaganza.

          Your guide to this year’s Woodford Folk Festival

          premium_icon Your guide to this year’s Woodford Folk Festival

          Hand-picked highlights from bumper program

          Stars unite to ‘Make it Rain’

          premium_icon Stars unite to ‘Make it Rain’

          Two music shows, silent online auction, with Chris Hemsworth as MC

          Lifestyle

            US rapper Juice Wrld's cause of death revealed

            US rapper Juice Wrld's cause of death revealed

            An autopsy has been performed on the body of Juice Wrld.

            Dating apps only reinforce bad relationship habits

            premium_icon Dating apps only reinforce bad relationship habits

            But a relationship expert says successful, long-term relationships can easily be...

            Churches vow to combat violence, addiction woes

            premium_icon Churches vow to combat violence, addiction woes

            More than 100 Christians at historic mayoral breakfast

            Charges after kangaroo beaten to death

            Charges after kangaroo beaten to death

            Man charged after kangaroo viciously beaten to death in viral video

            Entertainment

              Ahead of the new James Bond movie, we’ve ranked each 007 flick from worst to best. Where does your favourite fare?

              Every James Bond film ranked in order

              All 24 James Bond films ranked from best to worst

              The former AFL star has been left “petrified” and sobbing uncontrollably while being forced to face one of his fears during a trial on tonight’s I’m A Celebrity

              premium_icon ‘Petrified’ Dale Thomas breaks down over biggest fear

              Former AFL star faces one of his fears on tonight’s I’m A Celebrity.

              Meghan Markle’s estranged father has sent a message direct to the Queen over what occured around the time of the Sussex wedding in May 2019.

              Thomas Markle sends message to Queen

              Thomas Markle apologises to the Queen for missing wedding

              THE slow TV phenomenon is back on SBS, but this time it’s taking viewers on a creative journey rather than a cross-country one.

              premium_icon Slow TV’s surprising new subject

              THIS time viewers are going on a creative journey.

              Real Estate

                Media influencer and fitness queen Ashy Bines is in for a big payday after selling her Gold Coast mansion in a multimillion-dollar deal.

                Fitness star Ashy Bines sells mansion for millions

                Media influencer and fitness queen is in for a big payday

                For less than a cup of coffee, buyers are being invited to snap up a home in a quaint little town in Italy – but the sale comes with a catch.

                Stunning Italian town selling homes for $1.60

                Another stunning Italian town is selling homes for just $1.60

                A social media influencer has made a call out for 'partnerships' with construction, furniture and homeware companies to help renovate his home.

                premium_icon The house that Instagram built: Influencer’s reno call out

                This influencer wants people to renovate his home via collaboration.

                Jobs

                  Almost half of Aussie workers believe they aren’t being paid what they are worth, but they’ve been urged to compare their salary to other workers in similar roles before they demand an increase.

                  premium_icon How your pay compares to 1000 Aussies

                  How your pay compares to 1000 other Aussie professions

                  The most useful skills Aussies need to land a job or succeed at work have been revealed. But one stands out among the rest.

                  premium_icon Important skill Aussies need to land a job

                  LinkedIn reveals the skills employers want this year

                  Foreign workers are being given the green light to take on hundreds of extra tradie jobs because there are just not enough skilled locals to go around.

                  premium_icon Foreign tradies picking up local jobs across our region

                  Foreign tradies are taking local jobs as the skills crisis worsens.

                  Motoring

                    A woman has shared the sassy note a neighbour left on her car over her parking fail — but her frank response might surprise you.

                    Incredibly polite bad parking note

                    'I think you’re pretty lucky'

                    This boutique car maker from the US has detailed a supercar that is unlike any other. The vehicle combines two polar opposite abilities in a single product.

                    ‘World first’ for $800,000 supercar

                    World first for $800,000 ‘all-terrain’ supercar

                    Australia’s roadside assistance crews attended hundreds of thousands of call outs every year. And more than a few of them have nothing to do with car trouble.

                    Weirdest roadside assistance call-outs

                    The most unusual roadside assistance call-outs revealed.