August 2020

Published a story 14th Aug 2020 7:10 PM

Paramedics are assessing four people – including two children – after the crash on the rural road

Four people walk away from Sarina Range rollover

Paramedics are assessing four people – including two children – after the crash on the rural road

Published a story 12th Aug 2020 6:55 PM

MINE INQUIRY: ‘They look good when they’ve got X amount of metres more coal than the previous shift’

Coal bonuses breed ’she’ll be right’ attitude to safety

MINE INQUIRY: ‘They look good when they’ve got X amount of metres more coal than the previous shift’

Published a story 12th Aug 2020 6:45 PM

‘Mostly we would get to know maybe two days, three days prior’

Mines warned before ‘unannounced’ safety visits

‘Mostly we would get to know maybe two days, three days prior’

Published a story 12th Aug 2020 4:21 PM

Bowen Basin mine’s automation progress ‘quite reliable’ and described as ‘exemplary’ world-over

Mine’s automated longwall operation ‘exemplary’

Bowen Basin mine’s automation progress ‘quite reliable’ and described as ‘exemplary’ world-over

Published a story 12th Aug 2020 2:16 PM

‘Well yeah, it’s all right for you. You’re permanent. You won’t lose your job’

MINE INQUIRY: Contractors fear getting the sack at mines

‘Well yeah, it’s all right for you. You’re permanent. You won’t lose your job’

Published a story 10th Aug 2020 6:01 PM

Footage shows one of two people smashed their way through a glass panel of the Anzac Ave store

WATCH: Police chase Marian store break-in suspects

Footage shows one of two people smashed their way through a glass panel of the Anzac Ave store

Published a story 7th Aug 2020 3:55 PM

Detectives investigating ‘well-dressed’ stalker terrorising Beaconsfield family in quiet street

Beaconsfield home targeted by well-dressed ‘stalker’

Detectives investigating ‘well-dressed’ stalker terrorising Beaconsfield family in quiet street

Published a story 7th Aug 2020 9:53 AM

Chloe Butler knows what it takes to reach the top, and now she’s turning that attention to Mackay girls rugby

Former Wallaroo guiding Mackay girls down rugby path

Chloe Butler knows what it takes to reach the top, and now she’s turning that attention to Mackay girls rugby

Published a story 7th Aug 2020 9:25 AM

PHOTOS: It was a clear run in every sense for Pure Endurance’s first Kinchant Dam ride

Clear run for Pure Endurance ride through Kinchant hills

PHOTOS: It was a clear run in every sense for Pure Endurance’s first Kinchant Dam ride

Published a story 7th Aug 2020 9:24 AM

Wilmar reaches milestone for 2020 crush despite slow start to season from wet weather

Wilmar reaches milestone despite wet weather delays

Wilmar reaches milestone for 2020 crush despite slow start to season from wet weather

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Tara joined the company in 2010 after graduating with a journalism and politics degree from Griffith University in Brisbane. After first working in newspapers in the Bowen Basin in Central Queensland, she joined the team at The Chronicle in 2013. In September that year she took over the reins of the Rural Weekly, and has been on the crime desk in Toowoomba since 2015.