Community News

Wed 6 Jun 2018

Local butcher brings home first place from Sydney

Local butcher brings home first place from Sydney

Carey Bros butcher, Steve Turnbull takes out top spot at World Skills national championship

Thu 31 May 2018

Former Olympian leads free training sessions in Warwick

Former Olympian leads free training sessions in Warwick

Former two-time Olympian athlete and NBL hall of fame inductee Danny Morseu hosting training clinics at YMCA

Stampede of onesies at Condamine River

Stampede of onesies at Condamine River

PARKRUN will be taking over Condamine river in their onesies for the annual first run of winter event

Wed 30 May 2018

'She was my world': Tributes for horror crash victim

premium_icon 'She was my world': Tributes for horror crash victim

THE daughter of the woman killed in a horror crash in the Southern Downs has remembered her mother as a “giving” woman who cared about her community.

Sat 26 May 2018

REVEALED: Infectious diseases Toowoomba has caught this year

premium_icon REVEALED: Infectious diseases Toowoomba has caught this year

Toowoomba residents have contracted a variety of surprising diseases and infections in high numbers so far in 2018.

Fri 25 May 2018

Angst over approvals

Angst over approvals

The prospective future of Emu Swamp Dam is again looking uncertain with necessary approvals set to expire in coming months.

Wed 23 May 2018

Unpaid volunteers keep us chugging at full steam

Unpaid volunteers keep us chugging at full steam

PASSIONATE people who give up their time are the ones that keep our region afloat in a time of financial stress.

Mon 21 May 2018

How to fly from Toowoomba to Melbourne for $169

How to fly from Toowoomba to Melbourne for $169

REGIONAL airline Airnorth has announced a sale for flights departing to and from Toowoomba's Wellcamp Airport.

Sun 20 May 2018

ROYAL RUN: Man does Pentath after 6 months without skull

ROYAL RUN: Man does Pentath after 6 months without skull

EIGHT weeks ago he was missing half his skull, today he crossed the finish line with a crown on his head. Why are they are calling this man 'remarkable Mark'?

'When I get in the bike there's no pain - everyone is equal'

'When I get in the bike there's no pain - everyone is equal'

RACING is 'like medicine' for man whose life took its sharpest turn when heart surgery went horribly wrong.

Sat 19 May 2018

Funeral for 103-year-old community matriarch

premium_icon Funeral for 103-year-old community matriarch

NOBBY residents farewell a matriarch of the small community.

Wed 16 May 2018

Cafe crew baffled by jar attack

Cafe crew baffled by jar attack

There are better ways to spend Mother's Day than to get a call to say your shop has been vandalised.

Fri 11 May 2018

Warwick has you covered for Mother's Day gifts

Warwick has you covered for Mother's Day gifts

NEED a last-minute gift for Mum? Columnist Teilah McKelvey has the inside scoop on Warwick's best.

Wed 2 May 2018

Granite Belt tip: 'Get your finances in order'

Granite Belt tip: 'Get your finances in order'

A leading professor with experience in de-amalgamation battles says the Granite Belt stands a chance if it plays its cards right.

Sun 29 Apr 2018

Granite Belt votes with its feet

Granite Belt votes with its feet

With thirteen hundred people at today's public rally and close to 6000 petition signatures, the people of the Granite Belt have spoken.

Wed 25 Apr 2018

Dud dam shows no imagination claims Senator

Dud dam shows no imagination claims Senator

A Greens senator has taken aim at proponents of the Emu Swamp Dam proposal, labelling the project a "stitch up”.

Putrid food, heat rash: Soldier's fascinating war diary

premium_icon Putrid food, heat rash: Soldier's fascinating war diary

THE journal paints an unusual picture of a soldier during wartime, who hated authority, loved his mates and ran washing rackets to raise money for his family.

Tue 24 Apr 2018

Community told to turn up or forget future de-merger

Community told to turn up or forget future de-merger

AFTER months of debate, controversy and threats of a new dawn, Granite Belt residents will get to vote with their feet this Sunday at a public rally.

Mon 23 Apr 2018

Special set of twins from Warwick celebrate 99th birthday

Special set of twins from Warwick celebrate 99th birthday

DISTANCE never broke the bond between this strong pair.

Thu 19 Apr 2018

Driver taken to hospital after car flips

Driver taken to hospital after car flips

An elderly driver is being transported to Stanthorpe Hospital after his vehicle rolled along Texas Rd.

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