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Hand Over The Keys: AgForce

Hand Over The Keys: AgForce

AgForce has demanded the State Government hand the agricultural colleges at Longreach and Emerald back to industry if the bureaucracy was unable to successfully manage them.

Driver Injured In Crash

Driver Injured In Crash

A man, aged in his 20s, has been airlifted to hospital in a critical condition after his sedan and a truck collided head-on on the D’Aguilar Highway near Benarkin on Tuesday afternoon.

Man Questioned Over Alleged Stabbing

Man Questioned Over Alleged Stabbing

A Blackbutt man is being treated for stab wounds – and a 30-year-old man is being questioned by police – following an incident in Blackbutt on Tuesday afternoon

Stolen Ute In Drive-Off

Stolen Ute In Drive-Off

Police are seeking assistance to locate a stolen 2011 white Mazda BT-50 involved in a fuel drive-off from the Shell service station in Moore Street, Goomeri.

Cherbourg Legends Team Selected

Cherbourg Legends Team Selected

The Cherbourg Hornets Legends team has been announced for the Australian Legends of League game which will be played at Cherbourg on February 9

LNP Urges PM To Slash Power Bills

LNP Urges PM To Slash Power Bills

Opposition Leader Deb Frecklington has told Prime Minister Scott Morrison that if the Coalition wants to win Queensland at the upcoming Federal Election, he should slash Queenslanders’ power bills.

Shorter ‘Grain-Fed’ Definition Added

Shorter ‘Grain-Fed’ Definition Added

Beef producers will now be able to market their cattle as “Grain Fed Finished” after feeding them grain for 35 days before sale or export – and will be able to ask a premium for these animals.

Two Taken To Hospital

Two Taken To Hospital

Rumours of a large brawl outside a Kingaroy hotel in the early hours of Saturday morning have been widely exaggerated.

Major Milestone For Range Crossing

Major Milestone For Range Crossing

The western section of the Toowoomba Second Range Crossing has opened to traffic for the first time, marking a major milestone for one of the State’s largest infrastructure projects.

Pine Tree Salutes Anzac Sacrifices

Pine Tree Salutes Anzac Sacrifices

St Patrick’s Catholic School at Nanango now has a tangible reminder of the lives lost more than 100 years ago at Gallipoli following the planting of an Aleppo pine sapling at the school on Friday morning.

Barnaby Joyce Plans Murgon Visit

Barnaby Joyce Plans Murgon Visit

The Federal Government’s “Special Envoy For Drought Assistance and Recovery”, former National Party leader and Deputy PM Barnaby Joyce, will be visiting Murgon later this month.

MP Unveils TAFE Rural Training

MP Unveils TAFE Rural Training

The State Government has announced it will invest $2.2 million in rural support training programs … just days after it broke the news that Queensland’s last two agricultural colleges would be axed.

Future Champs Earn Grants

Future Champs Earn Grants

Federal Member for Wide Bay Llew O’Brien has announced the latest round of successful applicants from the Federal Government’s popular Local Sporting Champions program.

Local Artists Take Over Gallery

Local Artists Take Over Gallery

If you’d like to get a feel for just how talented South Burnett artists really are, you should pop in to the Kingaroy Art Gallery over the Christmas break to take a look at the latest exhibition.