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Seven Charged After $40m Drug Raid

Seven Charged After $40m Drug Raid

Police have charged seven men with drug offences and seized cannabis allegedly worth nearly $40 million after a drug raid on a Boondooma property.

Female Eagles Are Soaring

Female Eagles Are Soaring

Women’s rugby league is soaring in the South Burnett with all three teams charging towards the Grand Finals of the Wide Bay Female competition.

Digital Art Brings Janagatha To Life

Digital Art Brings Janagatha To Life

Blackbutt artist and author Janet Skinner has brought her “Janagatha” illustrated children’s story to the big screen thanks to a unique partnership between local artists and a videographer.

One Hurt In Crash

One Hurt In Crash

One person was assessed by QAS paramedics after single-vehicle crash on the Wide Bay Highway on Friday morning.

Workshop To Explore Mental Health

Workshop To Explore Mental Health

What is anxiety? What is depression? What is mental health? These are some of the questions that an “Introduction to Anxiety and Depression” workshop in Wondai next week hopes to examine.

Producers Urged To Stay Alert

Producers Urged To Stay Alert

The threat of Foot and Mouth Disease is serious but it’s Lumpy Skin Disease and African Swine Fever which has Biosecurity Queensland senior inspector John Higgins most worried at the moment.

Taromeo CMC Marks 30 Years

Taromeo CMC Marks 30 Years

More than 120 guests turned up to Blackbutt’s Memorial Hall recently to celebrate the Taromeo Country Music Club’s 30th birthday.

Saints’ Season Winding Down

Saints’ Season Winding Down

South Burnett Saints’ men’s and women’s teams will be heading to Dalby this weekend for Round 16 of the Darling Downs AFL competition.

Residents Launch Solar Farm Petition

Residents Launch Solar Farm Petition

A group of local residents opposed to the construction of a solar farm on the outskirts of Kingaroy has launched a petition calling for a change in solar farm guidelines.

Rollover On Highway

Rollover On Highway

A person has been taken to hospital after a single-vehicle rollover on the Bunya Highway on Thursday morning.

MP Queries Flood Aid Rejections

MP Queries Flood Aid Rejections

Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington has questioned the State Government about why so many flood grant applications by primary producers and small businesses have been declined.