The LNP Opposition has called on the State Government to release the report into last year’s devastating bushfires to ensure communities can be better prepared for the season ahead.
WIN Corporation announced on Wednesday it will close five regional newsrooms: in Orange, Dubbo, Albury, Wagga Wagga and Wide Bay.
A change in vegetation mapping introduced by the State Government in a bid to protect habitats for endangered species has alarmed AgForce.
Locking out beekeepers from National Parks in 2025 will destroy many horticultural industries, according to Member for Gympie Tony Perrett.
The third annual Wondai Country Festival is on this weekend … and organisers are expecting it will be the biggest yet.
Beef production was the focus of the South Burnett Community Agriculture Network’s latest quarterly meeting, held in Kingaroy last week.
The first stage of a long-term plan to expand a duboisia processing plant at Memerambi has begun after Council permission was granted to build a new storage area
Local artists had a smashing time at a mosaic workshop held in the old 1913 Council Chambers building in Kingaroy at the weekend.
Centacare will be hosting a “Living Well Longer” free lunch and information session in Kingaroy next week.
A car stolen from a home in Murgon last week was found a few hours later in Cherbourg.
Karyn Bjelke-Petersen has been appointed principal at St John’s Lutheran School in Kingaroy after serving as joint acting principal for several months.
Volunteers have been hard at work at the South Burnett Junior Motorcycle Club’s track in Kingaroy to get everything ready for the group’s first racing club day for more than a decade.
The South Burnett’s unemployment rate has fallen to a six-year low of 7.8 per cent, according to the latest Small Area Labour Markets data released on Monday.
Child Safety Minister Di Farmer dropped into Kingaroy briefly on Tuesday to visit local groups providing support to vulnerable South Burnett families
An attempt by police to intercept a stolen car in Kingaroy last week ended in failure when the driver began driving dangerously in a bid to get away.
Darling Downs Health has advised parents that a case of whooping cough has been reported in a student attending Murgon State High School.
Australia’s agricultural export earnings have been forecast to fall by $45 billion in 2019-20.
With the 2019 Queensland Derby going to Mr Quickie on Stradbroke Day, it is timely to recall that the Burnett had a slice of the early classics staged in colonial days.
A 22-year-old Murgon man has been charged with drug offences after a police search on June 2.
Meet our 2019 Youth Member for Nanango – Natalia Hutchison.
No one was injured but a house in Douglas Street, Cherbourg, was gutted by fire early on Monday evening.
Department of Transport and Main Roads data analysed by the RACQ has revealed some of the more obscure road rules that Queensland drivers have been fined for breaking over the past 12 months.
A special service will be held in Maidenwell on Saturday (June 22) to celebrate the extraordinary life of a local resident who suffered a fatal brain haemorrhage recently while cycling
Wondai Regional Art Gallery is looking back on aspects of Australia’s contribution to World War I this month.