Regional News

Mon 28 Dec 2020

Person critical after being pinned by vehicle on worksite

Premium Content Person critical after being pinned by vehicle on worksite

A person who was reportedly pinned between a pole and a vehicle on a worksite east of Toowoomba has been rushed to hospital in a critical condition.

Sat 26 Dec 2020

Hot cross bun war: Who eats the most in Queensland

Premium Content Hot cross bun war: Who eats the most in Queensland

Coles and Woolworths will be going head-to-head in a bun fight, as we can reveal the Queensland suburbs that buy the most.

Fri 25 Dec 2020

Telco offers free payphone calls for Christmas and New Year

Telco offers free payphone calls for Christmas and New Year

While most of us own a mobile phone, there are still more than 11 million calls made each year on payphones. And they won’t cost a cent over Christmas.

Thu 24 Dec 2020

Hospital blow out: Cancer patients at risk

Premium Content Hospital blow out: Cancer patients at risk

Cancer patients are facing delays in treatment as hospital waiting lists explode. Experts reveal what Australians must do now to ensure they get help.

Urgent plea over horror drowning statistic

Premium Content Urgent plea over horror drowning statistic

Queensland paramedics who have attended 65 near-drownings in the state this month have issued an urgent plea to parents and guardians.

All we want for Christmas is rain

Premium Content All we want for Christmas is rain

The dreadful state of our tourism draw cards is plain to see across the Lockyer Valley

Wed 23 Dec 2020

REVEALED: Complete Toowoomba Rugby League 2021 fixture list

Premium Content REVEALED: Complete Toowoomba Rugby League 2021 fixture list

RUGBY LEAGUE: After a year on the sidelines, the Toowoomba Rugby League is preparing for a bumper return to action in 2021.

EXCLUSIVE: TRL announces Indigenous round for 2021 season

Premium Content EXCLUSIVE: TRL announces Indigenous round for 2021 season

All the details on the Toowoomba Rugby League’s announcement of an Indigenous round in 2021.

TRL FIXTURE REVEAL: 10 biggest games to watch in 2021

Premium Content TRL FIXTURE REVEAL: 10 biggest games to watch in 2021

RUGBY LEAGUE: With the release of the TRL fixtures for 2021, it’s time to get the pen out and start getting excited about football once again.

Teen remanded in custody over alleged chase, kidnapping

Premium Content Teen remanded in custody over alleged chase, kidnapping

A man accused of sparking a dramatic police chase will face court early in the New Year on a raft of serious charges

Teen charged after crashing stolen vehicle and fleeing scene

Premium Content Teen charged after crashing stolen vehicle and fleeing scene

Police have arrested and charged an 18-year-old man with eight offences after he allegedly crashed a stolen vehicle

Tue 22 Dec 2020

Stolen car collides with elderly men’s vehicle on Warrego

Premium Content Stolen car collides with elderly men’s vehicle on Warrego

A stolen vehicle collided with another car on a major highway resulting in two elderly men being transported to hospital

‘Once-in-a-lifetime’: Man’s close call with lightning strike

Premium Content ‘Once-in-a-lifetime’: Man’s close call with lightning strike

A Toowoomba man has captured the moment a bolt of lightning hit a power line. See the video here:

Fri 18 Dec 2020

Shoplifting is not a victimless crime!

Shoplifting is not a victimless crime!

I am down by the fresh meat section when I overhear a male customer ask his female companion "which steak would you like tonight hon?"

Wed 16 Dec 2020

Our health workers stressed and burned out, survey shows

Premium Content Our health workers stressed and burned out, survey shows

Queensland’s health workers are stressed and burned out, with many complaining the past year has cost them their health.

Cast of 70 perform Disney tale Aladdin at Empire Theatre

Premium Content Cast of 70 perform Disney tale Aladdin at Empire Theatre

A cast of 70 young Darling Downs performers will dance their way through the rags-to-riches tale of Aladdin.

Mon 14 Dec 2020

Planned subdivision land outside city hits market for $1.3m

Premium Content Planned subdivision land outside city hits market for $1.3m

A large chunk of land just outside Toowoomba with an attached development application for a subdivision has hit the market for $1.3 million.

Man dies in custody, police officer and dog injured after incident

Premium Content Man dies in custody, police officer and dog injured after...

A Toowoomba man has died after an incident in Toowoomba last night where a police dog was stabbed multiple times and a senior constable was also injured.

Fri 11 Dec 2020

Phone fine blitz helps raise $600m

Premium Content Phone fine blitz helps raise $600m

Hidden cameras catching motorists on mobile phones is driving a huge jump in state government revenue.

Thu 10 Dec 2020

Mum busted with stash of ‘speed’ syringes

Premium Content Mum busted with stash of ‘speed’ syringes

The Southern Downs woman’s four children were home at the time of the raid, which uncovered other drug utensils.

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