July 2020

Published a story 13th Jul 2020 1:43 PM

Police believe the thief may have scoped out the Norris Rd home before robbing it

South Mackay man wakes to expensive fraud after theft

Police believe the thief may have scoped out the Norris Rd home before robbing it

Published a story 13th Jul 2020 1:37 PM

The intruder, whose face was covered in a black mask, stole two charity tins from the store

Balaclava bandit steals charity tins from Bucasia store

The intruder, whose face was covered in a black mask, stole two charity tins from the store

Published a story 11th Jul 2020 11:22 AM

More flexibility for game schedules an unexpected benefit of COVID-19 shutdown

Mackay netball calling for more players as season starts

More flexibility for game schedules an unexpected benefit of COVID-19 shutdown

Published a story 10th Jul 2020 4:25 PM

The man behind Invictus Ink reveals how he conquered cancer and coronavirus to open new venture

Town’s only tattooist is ready to leave his mark

The man behind Invictus Ink reveals how he conquered cancer and coronavirus to open new venture

Published a story 10th Jul 2020 4:23 PM

Mackay Netball Association president says 15-week regular season is back this month

Mackay netball back with full-length season

Mackay Netball Association president says 15-week regular season is back this month

Published a story 10th Jul 2020 8:11 AM

Bunnings might soon bring its iconic sizzle back, but not like this.

Bunnings store evacuated as fire breaks out in motorhome

Bunnings might soon bring its iconic sizzle back, but not like this.

Published a story 9th Jul 2020 7:54 PM

The 16 year old was reportedly struck four times in the head

Teen punched four times in head at Caneland

The 16 year old was reportedly struck four times in the head

Published a story 9th Jul 2020 6:15 PM

Criminals don’t work to a schedule – they can strike anywhere, anytime.

5 crimes Mackay police need your help to crack

Criminals don’t work to a schedule – they can strike anywhere, anytime.

Published a story 9th Jul 2020 2:46 PM

WARNING GRAPHIC: Mackay’s dental expert on how to save your child’s busted teeth

GRAPHIC: Spine-tingling trick to saving broken teeth

WARNING GRAPHIC: Mackay’s dental expert on how to save your child’s busted teeth

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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.