Studies unveil flood possibility for Lockyer Valley

HISTORY has a devastating tendency to repeat itself when it comes to extreme flooding in south-east Queensland, researchers behind a new study have warned.

'What a wonderful 40 years'

WORKING HARD: Nancy Murray celebrates 40 years as a paralegal with Emmerson Legal and Accounting.

Nancy Murray celebrates working for 40 years as a paralegal.

Get to know the teacher with a love for life and league

ON THE BALL: Lockyer District High School teacher Matt Schulze with students Brandon Clarke (left) and Dylan Flanagan.

Teacher Matt Schulze on life, family and work.

Lockyer Dirt Track Kart Club back on track for new year

CELEBRATIONS: Members of the Lockyer Dirt Track Kart Club at their final meeting of 2016 in December.

The club is gearing up for the first meet of 2017 on February 12.

Lockyer Valley Council searches for signs of unusual crime

STOLEN: A Lockyer Valley Regional Council sign promoting Australia Day was stolen from a billboard along the Warrego Highway at Prenzlau. Pictured is an example of what the 6x3m vinyl sign shows.

Lockyer Valley Regional Council's Australia Day sign was stolen.

New sign in Lowood for natural disasters

Member for Ipswich West, Jim Madden, with the new LED sign for Lowood.

A new sign in Lowood will help in emergencies.

McMullen team prepare to take on NSW talent

Peter McMullen and Chantal Turpin are engaged and are riding against each other in a big trotting race on Saturday.
Photo: Rob Williams / The Queensland Times

Striving for the top in New South Wales

Gatton's new motel plans grand opening

Room Motels Operations Managers Robert and Pauline Donald are excited and ready to welcome new Motel guests.

Public open day offers prizes and tours

Donate blood, help save someone's life

LIFE SAVER: Sharon Neumann is getting ready to give blood for the 45th time.

New technology tells when and where your blood donation goes.

Amazon's Aussie hiring spree as it prepares for local launch

Amazon warehouse

It is the global behemoth poised to shake up our retail industry

CLOSED: Massive clothing chain shuts down for good

Sixty-eight stores employing 560 people will close by January 31

Is your child a digital zombie or next Apple genius?

Children’s technology and learning expert, Dr. Kristy Goodwin

Digital education experts reveals her tips for use of tech

Boyne Smelter to close cells, cut production after power price spike

Boyne Smelters general manager operations Joe Rea announced job cuts due to increased power prices.

BSL is due to cut production and jobs because of electricity prices.

800 new jobs coming with NDIS to Bundaberg

FLYING FREE: The NDIS will help people with a disability live life to the full.

NDIS set to provide massive economic boom to region

Trump's protectionist tone weakens US markets

US stockmarket fell in response to Trump's inauguration speech

Wagners, council face off in multi-million dollar dispute

Denis Wagner gives press conference after the inquiry into the involvment of the Wagners quarry in the 2011 floods. Thursday, Oct 08, 2015 . Photo Nev Madsen / The Chronicle

Not the first time Wagners and the council have faced off

Police issue warrant over $24K theft

Security camera footage captures a thief stealing $24,000 from Indian Mehfil Restaurant in Ipswich.

CCTV footage crucial in arrest of alleged thief

UPDATE: RSPCA abandon search for dog with tape on muzzle

 RSPCA Inspector Laurie Stageman.

UNSUCCESSFUL end to a 12-day search for malnourished dog

OUT OF HOSPITAL: Bourke St suspect to face charges

Melbourne man Dimitrious "Jimmy" Gargasoulas is accused of driving a car into a crowd in Melbourne's Bourke Street on Friday, killing two adults and a child.

THE man accused of Melbourne’s Bourke St attack is out of hopsital

Samsung reveals cause of Galaxy Note 7 fires

A Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phone belonging to a 13-year-old girl, that melted in her hand.

Electronics giants accepts responsibility for $5.3 billion blunder

Australia Day 'sickie' will cost us $54 million

Australia Day at Mooloolaba Beach.

Nearly 380,000 workers set to chuck post-Australia Day sickies

Invisible threat adds burn to heatwave

You can't feel it or see it but UV radiation is what's causing sunburn and it's at extreme levels.

UV radiation more than five times safe limit during heatwave

Australia Day: Why we should holiday at home this year

Noosa National Park ticks all the boxes for a travel experience for Aussies.

Sunshine Coast, Gold Coast among top destinations for short breaks

Aussie celebrity ladies join fight against Donald Trump

Nicole Trunfio was one of the many Australian women swept up in the fight against Donald Trump.

Supermodel Australian Nicole Trunfio was actually in the fray.

Sally Faulkner's message to ex-husband in Lebanon

Lahela, Ali Elamine, Noah and Sally Faulkner in happier times.

“I do not have, and did not have any contact with them"

Bourke St aftermath: "Night courts" to stop easy bail

Visitors lay flowers at a shrine on Bourke St.

Victoria will establish a "night court" system.

Heartwarming note left for Muslim man as Trump sworn in

A picture of the note shared on Twitter by Hend Amry (@LibyaLiberty)

“Today begins a new stage for our country," it read.

Pope warns of leaders "like Hitler" as Trump sworn in

Pope Francis greets faithful during the Angelus, traditional Sunday's prayer, in St. Peter's Square, Vatican City, 22 January 2017

POPE Francis warns against the rise of leaders like Adolf Hitler.

Trump staffer calls misleading errors "alternative facts"

Trump spokesperson comes up with clever word for misleading error

Search for mystery stingray whisperer

PHOTOGRAPHER'S QUEST: Annie Owens would like to find the girl in this picture who called in a whipray.

Young girl amazes crowd by calling in a stingray for a pat

Lucky possum escapes python that ate its mother

Georgie the possum is now with Wildcare Australian.

Georgie’s new home has a fake pouch but he is beginning explore.

This Buderim woman spent Christmas in a war zone

ICRC aid workers Kerry Page, reviewing the figures on Afghanistan's health program with the country's most experienced and longest serving Health Field Officer.

While you carved the ham this woman was helping war wounded

2017 a triple treat for Coast triplets

FINAL YEAR: Clegg triplets (top) Matthew, Riley and Tayla ready for High School. The trio are in for a massive year and beyond.

Plenty of milestones ahead as Clegg kids start Year 12

WATCH: Crowd gathers to watch Rocky's CBD croc

Crocodile sign.
Photo Allan Reinikka / The Morning Bulletin

The crocodile sighting thrilled children watching from the riverbank

Shopping isn't fun if you can see dead people

Lisa Marie Woodham will be giving readings in Gladstone until Saturday January 21.

Shopping isn't fun if you can see dead people

Nicole reveals her biggest parenting challenges

Actress Nicole Kidman.

Nicole Kidman says her kids are ‘deeply attuned' to her moods.

Suicide Squad director reveals his regrets about the film

Margot Robbie in a scene from the movie Suicide Squad.

DIRECTOR of superhero flick on what he’d change about ‘flawed’ film.

Meet the new Marco on MasterChef Australia: Yotam Ottolenghi

Israeli-born, London-based chef Yotam Ottolenghi will be a guest chef for a week on the 2017 season of MasterChef Australia.

AFTER Marco’s defection to Seven, MasterChef signs a true food hero.

Big Bang spin-off to be about kid Sheldon

Jim Parsons in a scene from the TV series The Big Bang Theory.

Actor Jim Parsons has dished on an upcoming Big Bang Theory spin-off

How Adam Brand’s Nashville dream fell apart

Country music singer Adam Brand talks about how heartbreak stopped him chasing his Nashville dream.

SINGER reveals how heartbreak stopped him from chasing his dream.

What's on the small screen this week

Grant Denyer will host Channel 10's Australia Day concert from the Sydney Opera House.

STAR-studded Australia Day celebrations and fascinating docos.