Regional News

Fri 7 Sep 2018

Update: Boy being treated after footy tackle head injury

Update: Boy being treated after footy tackle head injury

EMERGENCY crews tend to 12-year-old with suspected head injury

Head-on crashes leave woman dead, man with spinal injuries

Head-on crashes leave woman dead, man with spinal injuries

A young woman, aged in her 20s, died in a NSW crash. A helicopter has transported a man to hospital after a crash in Queensland's north.

Thu 6 Sep 2018

Council offers free mulch to residents every weekend in Sept

Council offers free mulch to residents every weekend in Sept

There is maximum of one cubic metre of mulch per household

Paramedics rush injured motorcycle rider to hospital

Paramedics rush injured motorcycle rider to hospital

PARAMEDICS rushed a middle-aged man to hospital after a motorcycle crash in Central Queensland.

Wed 5 Sep 2018

Transport department defends $10k hay load fine

Transport department defends $10k hay load fine

THE donated hay was destined for drought-stricken farmers in western Queensland.

Biloela family supporters put billboard in Dutton electorate

Biloela family supporters put billboard in Dutton electorate

A THREE-metre wide billboard featuring family photos of a detained Biloela family has been placed in Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton's electorate.

Tue 4 Sep 2018

Fishing vessels offered rebate for tracking devices

Fishing vessels offered rebate for tracking devices

The State Govt will offer up to $970 in rebates for the purchase and installation of approved vessel tracking units.

Mon 3 Sep 2018

Runner's mid-race act of kindness captured on camera

Runner's mid-race act of kindness captured on camera

When the ultramarathon runner saw a cyclist in trouble, there was no question he'd help

$10k fine for company helping drought-affected farmers

$10k fine for company helping drought-affected farmers

A trucking company has copped a $10,000 fine for incorrectly transporting hay to drought-stricken farmers.

Drug blitz in CQ town nets 13 on multiple charges

Drug blitz in CQ town nets 13 on multiple charges

Arrest list: Police raid multiple homes with 14 search warrants executed

Pride of Australia Awards: Nominate your own Aussie hero

Pride of Australia Awards: Nominate your own Aussie hero

WHEN you are flailing in cyclonic seas and seconds away from being smashed on jagged rocks, it’s not David Hasselhoff you need — it’s the humble lifeguards.

Sat 1 Sep 2018

Could this be the answer to saving the reef?

Could this be the answer to saving the reef?

AN UNDERWATER drone could revolutionise the way scientists look after the Great Barrier Reef.

Fri 31 Aug 2018

Green light for $120m solar farm in Queensland

Green light for $120m solar farm in Queensland

New project set to generate enough energy for 42k homes.

ENERGY: Aldoga solar farm proposal generating interest

ENERGY: Aldoga solar farm proposal generating interest

Here's how to register your interest in the 265MW project slated for construction in the State Development Area next year.

Thu 30 Aug 2018

State comes to kids’ rescue after SOS call

State comes to kids’ rescue after SOS call

ALL Queensland primary students to be taught swimming survival skills as part of an Australian-first program to start next year.

Wed 29 Aug 2018

One taken to hospital after crash on Bruce Hwy

One taken to hospital after crash on Bruce Hwy

Emergency services respond to crash between Mackay and Rocky

New aircon units destroyed in school fire overnight

New aircon units destroyed in school fire overnight

Security guards saw two people wearing black running from the school after fires were lit in two buildings.

Pedestrian dies week after freak crash

Pedestrian dies week after freak crash

A PEDESTRIAN who was struck by an out-of-control car that had just collided with another vehicle has died in hospital eight days later.

Tue 28 Aug 2018

Let's stop accepting death as part of driving: MP's plea

Let's stop accepting death as part of driving: MP's plea

Awareness during Road Safety Week this week

Mon 27 Aug 2018

Dining on finest produce Central Highlands have to offer

Dining on finest produce Central Highlands have to offer

Locally grown produce from the Central Highlands is shown off in regional dinner.

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