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Local Fire Ban Due To Risk

Local Fire Ban Due To Risk

A Local Fire Ban will come into force in the South Burnett, Cherbourg, Gympie and North Burnett council areas at 11:55pm on Monday night.

Boy Charged After Break-In

Boy Charged After Break-In

A 13-year-old boy has been charged with multiple break-and-enters and vehicle stealing offences after an incident in Murgon on November 20.

Driver Fined $1245

Driver Fined $1245

A Taromeo man has lost his licence for six months – and been fined $1245 – after he was caught speeding at Hivesville.

Man, 73, Dies In Crash

Man, 73, Dies In Crash

Police believe a medical episode led to the death of an elderly man involved in a single-vehicle crash near Cooyar on Friday evening.

Choppers Tackle Maidenwell Fire

Choppers Tackle Maidenwell Fire

Three helicopters were called in on Saturday morning to assist firefighters tackling a bushfire burning in rough country near Coomba Waterhole at Maidenwell.

Man Shot At Proston

Man Shot At Proston

A man was airlifted to hospital after being shot on a private property at Proston on Friday evening.

Trailer Stolen, Then Bike: Police

Trailer Stolen, Then Bike: Police

Four Murgon men have been charged after a motorbike and a box trailer were allegedly stolen from separate addresses between 1:00am and 2:00am on Thursday.

Handgun Seized: Police

Handgun Seized: Police

Police have charged a man with drug and firearm offences following a traffic intercept in Murgon on October 31.

Hit-And-Run Driver Wanted

Hit-And-Run Driver Wanted

Investigations are still continuing into an incident which occurred at Ryke Fuel in August in which an employee was struck and dragged by a stolen car.

Number’s Up For Rego Thieves

Number’s Up For Rego Thieves

The latest effort by the Kumbia Neighbourhood Watch group to lock down number plates should leave a few more would-be thieves empty-handed.

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