Lockyer Valley mayor Tanya Milligan concerned over approval of bores

Lockyer Valley mayor Tanya Milligan has expressed her outrage at the approval of six bores for Toowoomba Second Range Crossing constructor Nexus Infrastructure.

Retro Festival hits Laidley all weekend

IT’S ON: The Morris’ are all set for Laidley’s Chrome and Clutter Retro Festival this weekend.

CHECK out Laidley's Chrome and Clutter Festival this weekend.

SARCIS execute search warrants at Minden and Tarampa

The Forest Hill SARCIS executed numerous search warrants as part of their investigations into the management of donations and activities of a horse welfare charity.

The Forest Hill SARCIS are investigating a horse welfare charity.

Names confirmed for landmark lakes

ON THE WATER: Lake Apex is one of four lakes in the area officially named by the Department of Natural Resources.

Freeman lake regognised by state government.

Gatton graduate completes Master’s degree

MASTER: USQ graduate Josh Neuman has completed his Master of Education.

Lockyer graduate completes education masters at USQ.

Bendigo Bank is closer to a reality

ON ITS WAY: Toogoolawah Ambulance station officer Tanya King ready to sign up for Bendigo Bank.

Support still needed for banking in Toogoolawah.

Redbacks’ celebrate 25 years

WHAT A CLUB: Redbacks galore at the 25 year celebration for the Gatton Football Club.

Redbacks celebrate 25 years.

Somerset Council has adopted new budget

Cr Helen Brieschke, Cr Michael (Otis) Ogg, Cr Sean Choat, Cr Dan Hall, Mayor Graeme Lehmann, Cr Bob Whalley and Cheryl Gaedtke were sworn in at the Post-Election Meeting on Wednesday, 13 April.

Somerset Council has announced their budget for 2016/2017.

Nati Lowing’s footbal feat

REP HONOUR: Toogoolawah football player Nati Lowing will head to the north coast in July for a representative carnival with the Western Zone team.

Toogoolawah footballer makes representative team.

Jeremy Crighton set to bat for Australia

NATIONAL PRIDE: Lockyer Valley cricketer Jeremy Crighton has been selected to play for the Australian U22 men’s indoor cricket team.

Lockyer cricketer to play for Australia.

Gatton Doctor laces his shoes for a cancer fundraiser

READY TO RUN: Doctor Richardy Hostiadi is cheered on by his colleagues as he prepares for the Susan Suduk OneDay to Conquer Cancer fundraiser run.

Local Gatton doctor runs for cancer research.

Kate’s a prime rural ambassador for the Lowood Show Society

Lowood Show Society Rural Ambassador Kate Oweczkin.

Kate Oweczkin is the Lowood Show Society Rural Ambassador

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Star-struck Gladstone man seeks selfie with Pauline Hanson

Pauline Hansen in Gladstone June 24, 2016. Pauline and Fraser Anning.Photo Mike Richards / The Observer

FLYNN voter visits his favourite pollie.

Rio Games drug lab suspended after testing errors discovered

International Olympic Committee, IOC, President Thomas Bach, from Germany, speaks during a press conference after the Olympic Summit IOC in Lausanne, Switzerland, Tuesday, June 21, 2016. Olympic leaders met to consider further measures to crack down on doping ahead of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in the wake of the ban on Russian track and field athletes.

Rio's doping lab has lost accreditation

Juno just days away from insertion in Jupiter

Why do we know so much more about Saturn than Jupiter?

CQ man still missing in Nigeria after kidnapping

NIGERIA: Three Australian men are missing after a kidnapping in Nigeria on Wednesday, which is believed to have to involved this car.

Fate of three Australian men still unknown

Man hired PI to stalk ex-lover

Convicted stalker John Howard Amundsen has been sentenced to jail

ANALYSIS: Why we have no long-term federal policies

Australia now wastes billions on formulating policies only to discard them almost immediately.

Australian politics: Why we've become a nation of nitpickers

This could be the key to saving the Great Barrier Reef

Great Barrier Reef and Bushy Atoll.

Corals could be saved by good bacteria

More research needed to prevent childhood cancer deaths

Improvements needed to rid world of childhood cancer

Blood test to predict premature births

Scientists have made a breakthrough in predicting premature births

UK voters crash parliament site in hope of second referendum

Protestors gather outside N10 Downing Street on the day British Prime Minister David Cameron announcing his resignation after losing the vote in the EU Referendum outside N10 Downing Street in London, Britain, 24 June 2016. Approximately 52 percent voted for Leave in the so-called Brexit referendum.

Voters are scrambling for a second shot at the vote

BREXIT: How old people screwed over young people

Nigel Farage, the leader of the UK Independence Party speaks to the media on College Green in London, Friday, June 24, 2016. Britain voted to leave the European Union after a bitterly divisive referendum campaign, according to tallies of official results Friday.

How old people have screwed over the younger generation

Hunt for survivors continues after Chinese disaster

food and water safety standards.

“Reducing air pollution is about people’s welfare and the country’s economic future,” the State Council said in a statement.

At least 98 have been confirmed dead alongside hundreds of injured.

Footballer given brown...I mean, red card for farting

Swedish soccer player Adam Lindin Ljungkvist was given a red card for breaking wind deliberately

‘What, am I not allowed to break wind a little?’

Teen couple kissing at Woolworths 'disgusting'

'I reported the matter to Policelink'

TOO FAR? Blues jersey cost this fan his train ride

Chris Chambers didn't let the incident dampen his love of the Blues on Origin night.

Blues aren't loved in these parts, but do they deserve this?

Who are the most reliable airlines in Australia?

Aeroplanes on the runway at Sunshine Coast Airport, Virgin Australia plane.
Photo: Iain Curry / Sunshine Coast Daily

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Who would top up with $2 worth of fuel and drive off?

Police look at CCTV footage after a service station drive-off

Book review: The vibrancy of vegies

This book is for anyone who loves cooking with vegetables.

Don't know how to make the most of your vegies? Here's the solution.

Police on lookout for Sinead O'Connor amid wellbeing fears

Police are on the lookout for Sinead O'Connor

Dave Grohl compares Taylor Swift to Batman

Dave Grohl compared Taylor Swift to Batman.

North West donates toys to Children's Hospital

North West and Penelope Disick donate toys to children's hospital

What's in store for Nina in Offspring's return?

Isabella Monaghan and Asher Keddie star in the TV series Offspring.

STARS Asher Keddie and Kat Stewart talk season six.

Harry Styles has signed a solo record deal

One Direction singer Harry Styles has signed a solo record deal.

Styles has already moved into the world of film

‘Destroy my Jeep’ guy finds tank to crush family’s Dodge

Joe and Kate Masters plan to crush their Dodge Journey with a tank.

Coast man organises tank to crush family's Dodge van

Sony releases 23MP super fast X series phones

Sony's Xperia X camera features a hybrid focus system designed to predict the action to capture the moment.

Australian details revealed for new Xperia X Series

Half of small businesses work weekends and evenings

Corporate Rodeo

Paperwork obligations on small business owners are becoming harsher

Would you work at Coles? 100 jobs when new store opens

Divison 6 councillor Christian Dickson was given a tour of the new Coles being built at Sippy Downs on Thursday.

A new Coles looks to be on track to open early next year

BREXIT: Why decision to leave could trigger another GFC

Rupert Murdoch's The Sun pushed for Britain to leave the EU.

Price of gold soars as Britain votes to exit EU

Markets and betting give strong indication of Brexit winner

Ballots from the City of Westminster and City of London are counted at the Lindley Hall, Royal Horticultural Halls, in London, Britain, 23 June 2016. Counting gets underway in the referendum on the UK's membership of the European Union.

The official Brexit result will be known at 4pm AEST today