A large crowd turned out in the Kingaroy CBD on Thursday night to celebrate the Christmas season … and welcome Santa Claus to town for another year.
Forest managers will have a better understanding of mechanical fuel load reduction as a tool to reduce bushfire risks once the results of a $1.5 million trial are analysed.
Heavy rain on Friday night caused damage to a former sullage pond in Cherbourg.
Kingaroy’s Westpac Bank in Alford Street closed early on Friday after an incident involving the branch.
A 24-year-old Murgon woman has been charged with wilful damage after multiple windows were broke at a residence in Barambah Avenue, Cherbourg, about midnight on November 30.
Wondai Lions Club’s Christmas raffle has raised more than $800 for the LifeFlight Foundation.
The Teys Australia cattle hide processing plant at Murgon plans to lift production by 20 per cent recent – and hire a dozen more staff – over the next two years.
Kumbia tennis players will be celebrating following the announcement on Thursday that the Federal Government has released more than $146,000 to restore the Kumbia courts.
Pressure from Member for Wide Bay Llew O’Brien – who threatened to cross the floor – and crossbench MPs has paid off with the announcement on Thursday that a new Federal anti-corruption commission will be established.
Avocados are the latest premium fresh fruit product to be exported to Japan, cementing new trade relations and market opportunities for Australia’s horticultural products.
South Burnett Race Club has sprung into action to take up the offer to hold an extra race meeting in 2019.
There are no suspicious circumstances surrounding the sudden death of a 49-year-old Durong man who died at the wheel of his car on Wednesday evening.
Six drivers have been charged in three days with drug driving on Kingaroy roads.
Opposition Leader and Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington has challenged Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk to come to Murgon and sit in on a juvenile justice conference.
The State Government, in partnership with the Local Government Association of Queensland (LGAQ), will spend $3 million to extend a successful training program which has been running in Indigenous communities in Queensland.
Police are examining CCTV footage following a large brawl which occurred in Haly Street, Kingaroy, in the early hours of Saturday morning.
“Coffee With A Cop” will become a regular event in Kingaroy following the success of the inaugural event on Wednesday morning.
A 30-year-old Blackbutt man charged with unlawful wounding after a stabbing incident in Blackbutt on Tuesday afternoon has been granted bail.
The Regional Australia Institute (RAI) plans to launch an inquiry in 2019 into Mid-Sized Towns, ie. Australian towns with populations between 10,000 and 50,000.
In the space of just four hours last week, police seized three illegal tasers in Kingaroy in separate incidents.