September 2018

Published a story 20th Sep 2018 9:29 AM

A SHED storing precious hay for stock has been destroyed by fire overnight.

Precious hay supply destroyed as fire tears through stables

A SHED storing precious hay for stock has been destroyed by fire overnight.

Published a story 20th Sep 2018 8:10 AM

MOTORISTS are being urged to avoid a busy East Toowoomba intersection after a gas leak was reported in the area.

Avoid Toowoomba intersection as gas leak investigated

MOTORISTS are being urged to avoid a busy East Toowoomba intersection after a gas leak was reported in the area.

Published a story 19th Sep 2018 4:23 PM

SERENITY Parker is a vivacious toddler who, despite suffering serious burns in a camping accident, still just wants a cuddle from her mum and dad.

Burns toddler's family overwhelmed by support

SERENITY Parker is a vivacious toddler who, despite suffering serious burns in a camping accident, still just wants a cuddle from her mum and dad.

Published a story 19th Sep 2018 11:46 AM

THE family of a tough little toddler who fell into a campfire at the weekend has been overwhelmed by the support shown from the community.

Tough toddler burned by campfire improving in hospital

THE family of a tough little toddler who fell into a campfire at the weekend has been overwhelmed by the support shown from the community.

Published a story 19th Sep 2018 8:02 AM

A HOME has been badly damaged by an early morning fire which firefighters are battling to bring under control.

Home badly damaged after 'well-involved' fire takes hold

A HOME has been badly damaged by an early morning fire which firefighters are battling to bring under control.

Published a story 18th Sep 2018 11:34 AM

<strong>UPDATE: </strong>Five people including a child have been taken to hospital after a crash on the Toowoomba Range.

5 people, including child, in hospital after Range crash

UPDATE: Five people including a child have been taken to hospital after a crash on the Toowoomba Range.

Published a story 18th Sep 2018 8:51 AM

A WOMAN suffered minor injuries after a car smashed into a house in Darling Heights last night.

Woman injured as car smashes into Darling Heights home

A WOMAN suffered minor injuries after a car smashed into a house in Darling Heights last night.

Published a story 14th Sep 2018 4:32 PM

DRUG traffickers and producers are in the cross-hairs of more than just police with the community helping fight the insidious scourge in the region.

BUSTED: Tip-offs lead to 253 people on 640 drug charges

DRUG traffickers and producers are in the cross-hairs of more than just police with the community helping fight the insidious scourge in the region.

Published a story 14th Sep 2018 4:26 PM

HOT temperatures and low humidity will drive very high fire danger ratings across the Darling Downs and Granite Belt districts this weekend.

Very high fire danger warning for Darling Downs

HOT temperatures and low humidity will drive very high fire danger ratings across the Darling Downs and Granite Belt districts this weekend.

Published a story 14th Sep 2018 9:03 AM

A WOMAN remains in hospital with serious injuries after a deadly single-vehicle crash on the Western Downs yesterday.

Witness appeal to horror Moonie Highway fatality

A WOMAN remains in hospital with serious injuries after a deadly single-vehicle crash on the Western Downs yesterday.

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Tara started with APN in 2010 after graduating with a journalism and politics degree from Griffith University in Brisbane. After two-and-a-half years working on APN papers in the Bowen Basin in Central Queensland, she joined the team at The Chronicle in February 2013. In September that year she took over the reins of the Rural Weekly.