HOPE: Heavy rain creates ‘light at the end of the tunnel’

premium_icon HOPE: Heavy rain creates ‘light at the end of the tunnel’

Creeks have started to flow for the first time in years, and while we need more...

RECORD RAIN: 100mm+ recorded across parts of Lockyer Valley

premium_icon RECORD RAIN: 100mm+ recorded across parts of Lockyer Valley

THOSE who were under a decent cloud last night have reported upwards of 100mm of...

Gatton school leaver lands home town Energex apprenticeship

premium_icon Gatton school leaver lands home town Energex apprenticeship

Next time Gatton’s power fails, a local lad will be at the frontline to bring it...


Severe storm warning issued for Toowoomba and Lockyer Valley

Severe storm warning issued for Toowoomba and Lockyer Valley

THE Bureau of Meteorology has issued a severe storm warning for parts of Toowoomba, the Southern Downs and the Lockyer Valley.

READER POLL: Should we change the date for Australia Day?

READER POLL: Should we change the date for Australia Day?

EVERY year, the ripe old debate of when we should host Australia Day comes to the surface.

How much child care costs are soaring in your suburb

premium_icon How much child care costs are soaring in your suburb

The new child care subsidy was supposed to take pressure off parents, but costs have continued to rise. SEE HOW MUCH IN YOUR SUBURB

University of Southern Queensland's top courses revealed

premium_icon University of Southern Queensland's top courses revealed

THE University of Southern Queensland has revealed the most popular courses people have applied for in 2020.

'Hypocrisy': Foreign milk chosen over Qld dairy farmers

premium_icon 'Hypocrisy': Foreign milk chosen over Qld dairy farmers

DAIRY farmers are calling out a 'hypocritical' State Government decision to award a hospital milk contract to a foreign owned company, while preaching 'buy local'.


Woman’s brutal puppy scam destroys child’s birthday

premium_icon Woman’s brutal puppy scam destroys child’s birthday

A pregnant fraudster mum has been caught ripping off people around SEQ for thousands - with fake promises of puppies and tickets to events that never arrived.

How Lockyer Valley mum managed to lose 70kg in 2 years

premium_icon How Lockyer Valley mum managed to lose 70kg in 2 years

After a warning from the doctor that she was headed for an early grave, this Regency Downs mum dropped eight dress sizes - here's how she did it.

REVEALED: How to buy a house before your 22nd birthday

premium_icon REVEALED: How to buy a house before your 22nd birthday

Before turning 22, this Gatton apprentice was able to buy his first home. Here's his tips to how he became a home owner in his early 20s.

Why you’re paying more for vegetables at the supermarket

premium_icon Why you’re paying more for vegetables at the supermarket

Drought and a lack of water is pushing up vegetable prices, but not all farmers are reaping the benefits.

TOP 5: Big issues faced by Lockyer’s sitting council

premium_icon TOP 5: Big issues faced by Lockyer’s sitting council

From the death of our mayor, to an uproar about a proposed Islamic centre, we look back at some of the hot topics issues from 2016-2020.

Big drench is muddy awesome

premium_icon Big drench is muddy awesome

Qld family hopes the recent rains are a sign their luck is turning

‘Bushy’s’ friend denied $1m will fortune

premium_icon ‘Bushy’s’ friend denied $1m will fortune

Judge rules man's last will invalid, cutting friends share of $7.4m

Debris, water cleared from Cunningham Highway

premium_icon Debris, water cleared from Cunningham Highway

Motorists are advised the highway has reopened. Read on for more information.

RAIN ROUNDUP: Months worth of supply falls in just two days

premium_icon RAIN ROUNDUP: Months worth of supply falls in just two days

Warwick’s run-out date has been pushed back significantly thanks to significant...

Toowoomba man 'passes away peacefully' after snake bite

premium_icon Toowoomba man 'passes away peacefully' after snake bite

Family 'grateful for messages of support and love'

WATCH: Extraordinary moment dust storm envelops Qld property

premium_icon WATCH: Extraordinary moment dust storm envelops Qld property

The dust “almost instantly turned day to night”.

Sport

How ‘draining’ break up changed Mitch Larkin

premium_icon How ‘draining’ break up changed Mitch Larkin

This is what he learned from a messy break-up

What’s the Buzz: Big guns fire up for Latrell

premium_icon What’s the Buzz: Big guns fire up for Latrell

How Rabbitohs swayed Latrell Mitchell.

How Langer still talks to the ghost of Phil Hughes

premium_icon How Langer still talks to the ghost of Phil Hughes

Langer reveals his ongoing connection with the late Phil Hughes.

Man with 16 drugs and weapons charges granted bail

premium_icon Man with 16 drugs and weapons charges granted bail

A MAN charged with 16 drugs and weapon related offences and was granted bail on a...

Man spent $5000 on food and clothes with stolen card: police

premium_icon Man spent $5000 on food and clothes with stolen card: police

Man charged with more than 50 offences after a crime spree

Man injured in Clermont workplace incident

premium_icon Man injured in Clermont workplace incident

A man was reportedly injured by a falling piece of machinery

Aus doing ‘too much’ to combat climate change: Christensen

premium_icon Aus doing ‘too much’ to combat climate change: Christensen

Dawson MP’s biggest concern is fuel load management

Climate doubters warned to toe the line

premium_icon Climate doubters warned to toe the line

'We will not be able to avoid the ­impacts'

In the line of fire: women battling Coast blazes

premium_icon In the line of fire: women battling Coast blazes

BIG READ: Why volunteer firefighters like Mette Davis join the service and never...

Business News

    Secretive Nutella billionaire’s risky move

    Secretive Nutella billionaire’s risky move

    How billionaire behind Nutella could lose it all

    ‘Daunting’: Mum loses battle to save family home

    premium_icon ‘Daunting’: Mum loses battle to save family home

    The home Carolyn Thomson made treasured family memories in will be auctioned off by...

    Two extra mine inspectors after eighth death

    premium_icon Two extra mine inspectors after eighth death

    The Queensland Goverment is boosting mine safety with its fresh recruits.

    Lifestyle

    Entertainment

    MOVIE REVIEW; Crime-fighting duo still has what it takes

    MOVIE REVIEW; Crime-fighting duo still has what it takes

    It’s been 17 years but there’s plenty of life left in partnership.

    The life-changing reason Dan and Steph are back on MKR

    premium_icon The life-changing reason Dan and Steph are back on MKR

    WHY Hervey Bay couple is prepared to put it all on the line again.

    Gossip guru Perez Hilton to intrude on jungle celebs

    premium_icon Gossip guru Perez Hilton to intrude on jungle celebs

    US gossip guru hopes to boost ratings for I’m A Celebrity.

    Secret behind Adele’s 44kg weight loss

    Secret behind Adele’s 44kg weight loss

    'Whatever she is doing now, she looks amazing'

    Real Estate

    Famous Toowoomba CBD pub set to shut doors

    premium_icon Famous Toowoomba CBD pub set to shut doors

    AFTER more than 100 years and millions of customers, one of Toowoomba’s most famous...

    REVEALED: When $85m beachside village set to start

    premium_icon REVEALED: When $85m beachside village set to start

    Developers behind bold new $85 million project reveal start date

    Mum wows with reno of ‘horrible’ rental

    Mum wows with reno of ‘horrible’ rental

    Mum rental renovation cheaper than moving

    Luxury Northern Rivers hotel tipped to sell for $20m

    premium_icon Luxury Northern Rivers hotel tipped to sell for $20m

    SEE the boutique hotel on market in February with a multimillion-dollar price...

    Crazy coastal rental prices ‘a shocking sign of the times’

    premium_icon Crazy coastal rental prices ‘a shocking sign of the times’

    "How are the people of Byron ... accepting this crazy pricing."

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    Jobs

    Important skill Aussies need to land a job

    premium_icon Important skill Aussies need to land a job

    LinkedIn reveals the skills employers want this year

    Foreign tradies picking up local jobs across our region

    premium_icon Foreign tradies picking up local jobs across our region

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

    Apprenticeship numbers plummet, sparking job pain

    premium_icon Apprenticeship numbers plummet, sparking job pain

    Queensland apprenticeship training drop

    The downside of state’s 6000 new jobs

    premium_icon The downside of state’s 6000 new jobs

    Unemployment drops as 40,000 jobs created

    Proposed super brewery site revealed

    premium_icon Proposed super brewery site revealed

    A development application for Bundaberg Brewed Drinks’ new $156 million super...

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    Motoring

    Mazda creates holy grail of engines

    Mazda creates holy grail of engines

    New Mazda3 Skyactiv-X review: Game-changing tech headed to Australia

    How changing the car you drive will help climate change

    premium_icon How changing the car you drive will help climate change

    Toyota HiLuxes, Ford Rangers need to go for climate change

    Boatie sets off beacon instead of phoning in help

    premium_icon Boatie sets off beacon instead of phoning in help

    An important warning was issued to the community following the rescue operation.

    Smart homes and cars getting smarter

    premium_icon Smart homes and cars getting smarter

    The Jetsons got it right when it comes to smart homes.

    Mazda recalls more than 14,000 cars

    Mazda recalls more than 14,000 cars

    Two separate recalls issued by Mazda

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