In 1991, there were just 1100 front-line ambulance staff in Queensland; in 2019 there are 4707
Ever needed to persuade a workmate to your point of view and not sure about the best way to do it?
St Mary’s Catholic College and St Patrick’s Catholic Primary School will have new principals in 2020
Rain disrupted the first round of the South Burnett cricket competition played on Saturday
The State Government has voted against holding an open inquiry into the safety of Paradise Dam in Parliament.
Agriculture Minister Mark Furner was briefed at a forum in Brisbane on Wednesday about African Swine Fever and the risks it poses to the Queensland pig industry.
The Kingaroy Arts Team is inviting local artists to start preparing works for the biannual David Bryce Rural Art Award.
Four people have been charged after an incident in Glendon Street, Kingaroy, on Tuesday night which left a police officer with a split lip.
An extraordinary gift to the people of Proston by South Burnett Deputy Mayor Kathy Duff has gained Statewide recognition.
Forty business migrant investors and migration agents visited the South Burnett recently as part of a tour to explore investment and export opportunities in the Wide Bay-Burnett region.
Kingaroy Art Gallery has been overrun by teenagers … the talented young artists from Years 7-12 at Kingaroy State High School.
Numbers were reduced to 400 in Murgon at the last fortnightly cattle sale on Tuesday, October 1.
A community barbecue will be held next Tuesday (October 22) to celebrate the start of the annual vet visit to Cherbourg.
South Burnett Regional Council will pay half the cost of upgrading Kratzmanns Road at Windera to allay local residents’ fears about the expansion of a local piggery.
Gympie Regional Council will spend $230,000 upgrading its section of the Rail Trail to address complaints about the trail’s walking surface.
The State Government has backed down on a proposal to introduce compulsory preferential voting (CPV) at the March 2020 Council elections.
A 45-year-old woman visiting from Vietnam was turned back at Sydney International Airport on Saturday under new visa cancellation legislation after Biosecurity officers discovered 4.6kg of uncooked pork in her luggage.
Taabinga State School’s remarkable effort in collecting used toothbrushes and toothpaste tubes for recycling has paid off … the school has come second in a national competition!
Local fire bans in the South Burnett, Cherbourg, Gympie and North Burnett council areas have been extended again.
The 2019 South Burnett Relay for Life campaign has raised an “awesome” amount for the Cancer Council of Queensland … at least $111,000 and counting
Kingaroy debaters travelled to Kilkivan on Sunday to take part in the Area Finals of the 2019 Apex High School State Debating competition.
The community leadership program which has been run for the past six years in the South Burnett has undergone a re-branding exercise.
South Burnett Regional Council has temporarily closed Boughyard Creek Bridge at Ironpot for safety reasons.
The Bureau of Meteorology is warning communities there is an increased risk of heatwaves and bushfires during the coming months