November 2019

Published a story 11th Nov 2019 4:17 PM

The teenager killed in a crash off the Warrego Highway on Monday morning has been identified as a former Urangan State High School student.

Teen killed in tragic highway crash took stand on bullies

The teenager killed in a crash off the Warrego Highway on Monday morning has been identified as a former Urangan State High School student.

Published a story 9th Nov 2019 9:00 PM

A state-wide fire ban has been issued for 42 local government areas.

NO BBQ: Total fire ban to sweep across entire sunshine state

A state-wide fire ban has been issued for 42 local government areas.

Published a story 9th Nov 2019 8:28 AM

Thirty  firefighting crews are working across three blazes in the Lockyer Valley this morning.

Thirty crews continue to battle three Lockyer Valley fires

Thirty firefighting crews are working across three blazes in the Lockyer Valley this morning.

Published a story 8th Nov 2019 6:57 PM

A fire ban will remain in place until Wednesday night.

FIRE BAN: Fireys issue ban until Wednesday night

A fire ban will remain in place until Wednesday night.

Published a story 8th Nov 2019 6:55 PM

Riding for disabled group opens up grounds for evacuated horses.

Riding group opens up ground for evacuated horses

Riding for disabled group opens up grounds for evacuated horses.

Published a story 8th Nov 2019 3:51 PM

Two paramedic teams are treating a number of people after a multi-vehicle accident, today.

Child treated for spinal injuries in multi-vehicle crash

Two paramedic teams are treating a number of people after a multi-vehicle accident, today.

Published a story 8th Nov 2019 3:39 PM

Why a small south east Queensland town will need major road upgrades to support population predictions.

Which roads will need upgrades to support population boom

Why a small south east Queensland town will need major road upgrades to support population predictions.

Published a story 8th Nov 2019 3:25 PM

Aircraft water bombers and 19 firefighting units are assisting residents to protect their homes

Fireys battle out-of-control Lockyer Valley bushfire

Aircraft water bombers and 19 firefighting units are assisting residents to protect their homes

Published a story 8th Nov 2019 12:50 PM

An unlikely group of job seekers have become winners thanks to their hands on gardening skills.

Job seekers turn new leaf in gardening competition

An unlikely group of job seekers have become winners thanks to their hands on gardening skills.

Published a story 8th Nov 2019 12:29 PM

Should all schools have aircons? Vote in our weekly reader poll.

VOTE: Should all schools have airconditioning

Should all schools have aircons? Vote in our weekly reader poll.

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Ali Kuchel is the editor at the Gatton Star, having worked through the ranks as a journalist. Ali’s career has taken her from South Australia to Charleville’s Western Times in outback Queensland, to Gatton, back to South Australia for the Stock Journal and finally returning to Gatton. Her interests include agricultural, rural and equine journalism along with photography.