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More Police For Local Stations

More Police For Local Stations

Murgon and Kingaroy police stations will be getting two new police recruits each following the fast-tracking of the latest QPS graduations due to the COVID-19 crisis.

MBDA Urges Businesses To Seek Help

MBDA Urges Businesses To Seek Help

The Murgon Business and Development Association has reminded local businesses there are government packages designed to help businesses through the COVID-19 crisis.

Now 656 COVID-19 Cases In Qld

Now 656 COVID-19 Cases In Qld

Queensland Health confirmed on Sunday there are 31 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the State since Saturday, raising the total to 656. 

Mood For Change Sweeps Councils

Mood For Change Sweeps Councils

Results are starting to trickle in from Saturday’s local government elections in Queensland after “technical issues” prevented the Electoral Commission of Queensland from updating its website until late last night.

Driver Burnt<BR> In Truck Fire

Driver Burnt
In Truck Fire

The driver of an empty semi-trailer suffered serious burns in a truck fire at Boonara on Friday night

TRC Closes Council Offices

TRC Closes Council Offices

Toowoomba Regional Council will handle most customer enquiries by phone, email and other online channels only from Monday (March 30).

MP Fears ‘Southern’ Virus Refugees

MP Fears ‘Southern’ Virus Refugees

There have been reports of “vigilantism” in south-west Queensland due to COVID-19 panic, Member for Maranoa David Littleproud said on Friday.

TRC Pauses Rates Debt Recovery

TRC Pauses Rates Debt Recovery

Toowoomba Regional Council is immediately pausing all debt recovery for outstanding rates and charges due to the COVID-19 crisis.

KCCI Calls For Fees Relief

KCCI Calls For Fees Relief

The Kingaroy Chamber of Commerce and Industry has called on the South Burnett Regional Council to waive fees and charges in the wake of the COVID-19 business shutdowns.

Qld COVID-19 Cases Now 555

Qld COVID-19 Cases Now 555

There have now been 555 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Queensland, Queensland Health announced on Friday afternoon.

Rail, Coach Services Cut Back

Rail, Coach Services Cut Back

Long-haul train and coach services within Queensland will be temporarily reduced as part of wider efforts to contain COVID-19.

NFF Welcomes MP’s Assurances

NFF Welcomes MP’s Assurances

Australia’s livestock industry has welcomed the assurance from Agriculture Minister David Littleproud that saleyards will continue to operate.

Saleyards Can Still Operate

Saleyards Can Still Operate

Livestock auctions are able to continue, Agriculture Minister David Littleproud confirmed on Friday.

Book Fest Beats The Bans

Book Fest Beats The Bans

The women of the Nanango RSL Citizen’s Auxiliary have perfect timing … in this rapidly changing world, their Book Fest sale last weekend would probably now be illegal.

Work Continues On Footpaths

Work Continues On Footpaths

South Burnett Regional Council has released the next schedule for the $1.24 million upgrade of Murgon’s footpaths.

Cherbourg Travel Bans Tighten

Cherbourg Travel Bans Tighten

Cherbourg residents have been warned that new travel restrictions mean they may not be allowed back into the community if they leave.

Qld COVID-19 Cases Now 493

Qld COVID-19 Cases Now 493

Queensland is “holding its own” when it comes to COVID-19, Queensland’s Chief Health Officer, Dr Jeannette Young, said on Thursday.

Health Alert On Coast

Health Alert On Coast

Queensland Health has released a COVID-19 public health alert for three venues on the Sunshine Coast.

TRC Shuts Down VICs, Halls, Sportsfields

TRC Shuts Down VICs, Halls, Sportsfields

Toowoomba Regional Council is temporarily closing all community halls, sporting fields and Council-controlled campgrounds from Friday (March 27).

MP Urges Supermarkets To ‘Step Up’

MP Urges Supermarkets To ‘Step Up’

Member for Maranoa David Littleproud has called on supermarkets to “do the right thing” by their rural customers and restock their shelves.

Catholic Schools Go Pupil-Free, Too

Catholic Schools Go Pupil-Free, Too

Queensland’s Catholic schools have followed the lead of State schools and will implement student-free days next week in the lead up to the Easter holiday break.

Toowoomba LDMG Lifts Alert Level

Toowoomba LDMG Lifts Alert Level

Toowoomba Regional Council has moved its Local Disaster Management Group (LDMG) to “Stand Up” status, the same level as the South Burnett, Cherbourg and Gympie LDMGs.

Border Pass Launched

Border Pass Launched

An online portal enabling members of the public to apply for a Queensland Entry Pass is now live.

Voting On Saturday?

Voting On Saturday?

Have you voted yet? If not, the pre-polling booths are still open today and tomorrow … but if you’re planning to head out on Saturday, there’s a few things voters have been asked to keep in mind.

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