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Committee Formed To Discuss Wind Farm

Committee Formed To Discuss Wind Farm

A community consultative committee has been formed to improve communications between local local landholders and energy company AGL over the proposed Coopers Gap wind farm.

Pair Remanded In Custody

Pair Remanded In Custody

Two men charged over shop hold-ups at Bribie Island and Nanango appeared in Murgon Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday afternoon.

CareFlight Supporters Will Have A Ball

CareFlight Supporters Will Have A Ball

RACQ CareFlight will be holding its annual fund-raising ball on Saturday night at the Clive Berghofer Events Centre, Toowoomba Showgrounds.

Speedway Rider Cleared Of Assault

Speedway Rider Cleared Of Assault

Nanango-born speedway rider Darcy Ward, 20, has been found not guilty by a British jury of sexually assaulting a teenage girl.

Cougar Energy CEO Resigns

Cougar Energy CEO Resigns

The founder and Chief Executive Officer of Cougar Energy – the company behind the suspended underground coal gasification project at Coolabunia – has called it quits.

$136,000 To Help Young
People Get Set For Work

The State Government has allocated $136,610 to South Burnett CTC to help 25 young people find a job, get into training or return to education.

$26m Channel To Protect Dam

$26m Channel To Protect Dam

Construction of a $26 million diversionary channel to protect the Tarong power stations’ ash dam from flood damage is expected to begin in either April or May next year.

Yarraman, Goomeri Out In The Cold

Yarraman, Goomeri Out In The Cold

Hopes that the South Burnett Regional Council’s borders could be expanded to include Yarraman and Goomeri were dashed by the State Government yesterday.

Locals Welcome Shopping Centre Decision

Locals Welcome Shopping Centre Decision

Reaction in Nanango’s business community to the South Burnett Regional Council’s decision to make the developer of a proposed Nanango shopping centre resubmit a development application has been supportive

Men In Black III Opens Tonight

Men In Black III Opens Tonight

The latest Men In Black movie will be opening at Kingaroy’s Satellite Cinema tonight.

SBRC Planning
Massive Works Program

SBRC Planning<br> Massive Works Program

The South Burnett Regional Council is planning an unprecedented works program in the South Burnett

Council Refuses To Pay Developer’s Costs

Council Refuses To Pay Developer’s Costs

The South Burnett Regional Council has rejected an application by the owner of a proposed shopping centre site in Nanango for a two-year extension to their current development permit in order to save ratepayers $136,000.

AGL Chopper Races Into Action

AGL Chopper Races Into Action

We’re used to seeing the AGL Chopper when there’s been an accident so it’s nice to see it having fun

Police Looking For Missing Woman

Police Looking For Missing Woman

Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate a 27-year-old local woman missing from Gympie since yesterday afternoon.

Pair Charged Over Two Armed Robberies

A 23-year-old Caboolture man and a 17-year-old youth from Caboolture South will appear in Kingaroy Magistrates’ Court tomorrow charged over two armed robberies of small businesses.

Confidence Boost For Business

Businesspeople who want to grow their sales but lack some of the confidence required to “sell” themselves or their products have been invited to attend a workshop being held in Kingaroy next month.

AgForce To Host Pest &
Weed Information Days

AgForce To Host Pest &<br> Weed Information Days

South Burnett primary producers have been invited to attend special information days focussing on the latest research about local pests and weeds to held next month in Kingaroy and Durong.

Pumpkin Festival Ready To Roll

Pumpkin Festival Ready To Roll

Pumpkin rolling only comes but once a year, but when it does everyone joins in and heads for Goomeri.

Pair Threatens Shopkeeper With Knife

Nanango police have arrested two men suspected of holding up a Nanango store at knife-point this morning.