Four waterbombing aircraft and a helicopter were called in on Monday afternoon to target a bushfire burning near Chahpingah.
Murgon emergency services joined together recently to deliver a sobering message about road safety to Year 12 students at Murgon State High School.
A meeting is being held in Proston on Wednesday (December 11) to discuss the possible formation of a mental health peer support group in the town.
The LNP claims the State Government is planning to slug farmers to install new water meters, while much of the State is in drought.
Four people escaped injury when their vehicle rolled on the Burrett Highway near Booubyjan on Monday afternoon.
Toowoomba Regional Council plans to work with key local stakeholders and neighbouring councils to build a business case for a passenger rail service to Toowoomba.
Six people – four men and two women – will face a variety of charges following an incident on Friday in Murgon.
Drought Minister David Littleproud has called on shoppers to boycott Coles in the wake of the revelation that it held back millions of “drought dollars” from dairy farmers.
Police are calling for witnesses to a motorbike crash in Kingaroy on November 19 in which a NSW man was seriously injured.
A 31-year-old man has been flown to hospital in a critical condition after a head-on collision on Kingaroy-Burrandowan Road at Chahpingah on Sunday afternoon.
Several bushfires were still burning around the South Burnett region on Sunday.
Seven people have been injured in separate road crashes in the South Burnett region at the weekend.
A willy willy ripped the metal roofs off horse stables at the Blackbutt Showgrounds on Friday.
UPDATE: The girl reported missing from Kumbia overnight has been located safe and well.
A farewell is being held on Sunday afternoon for much-loved Coolabunia State School principal Murray Johnston who is retiring next week after 33 years at the school.
South Burnett Regional Council will receive an extra $3,288,930 from the Federal Government’s Roads To Recovery program following a top-up to the program announced in the Federal Budget.
A special presentation was made to a local resident at the Murgon RSL Sub-Branch Citizens Auxiliary’s community Christmas lunch on Thursday.
Member for Flynn Ken O’Dowd said the closure of the Longreach and Emerald Ag Colleges on Friday was “the end of an era”.
Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington has called on the State Government to replace Running Creek Bridge urgently.
A disturbance in a house in Taylor Street East in Murgon – which tied up police resources for several hours – was resolved without incident on Friday afternoon.
An inquiry into past and current vegetation and land management policy, practice and legislation and their effect on the intensity and frequency of bushfires has begun in Canberra.
Australian researchers say peanut allergies could become a thing of the past if breakthrough research from the University of South Australia develops a radically new way to vaccinate people against the potentially life-threatening condition.
A fire which broke out more than a month ago at Mt Stanley, north-east of Nanango, escalated on Friday with authorities telling campers at Landcruiser Mountain Park they should leave now.
Kingaroy police never forget – or give up – which is why they’re currently trying to identify two women caught on security cameras more than two years ago.