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Former MP Charged

Former MP Charged

A 79-year-old former Queensland MP is facing multiple charges of indecent treatment of teenage girls.

One Hurt In Collision

One Hurt In Collision

One person was taken to Kingaroy Hospital by ambulance after a crash on the Bunya Highway near Wondai on Thursday morning.

Blackbutt Man Faces 42 Charges

Blackbutt Man Faces 42 Charges

A 22-year-old Blackbutt man arrested in Dalby on March 19 after alleged incidents in South Nanango has been remanded in custody.

Tragedy At Yarraman

Tragedy At Yarraman

A child has died in what appears to be a tragic accident at Yarraman.

Boys Charged Over Break-In

Boys Charged Over Break-In

Two local boys have been charged by police in relation to the vandalism of the Blackbutt cricket and rugby league clubhouse.

$30,000 Cash Stolen

$30,000 Cash Stolen

Goomeri Police are investigating the theft of $30,000 in cash during a break-in at a rural residence.

Booie Man Charged

Booie Man Charged

A 19-year-old Booie man has been charged with drink driving – and his licence suspended immediately – after he was allegedly caught driving at more than twice the legal alcohol limit.

Two Die In Highway Crash

Two Die In Highway Crash

The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating after two men were killed in a three-vehicle crash on the D’Aguilar Highway on Sunday afternoon.

Wanted Man Arrested

Wanted Man Arrested

Police have arrested a 22-year-old Blackbutt man after an incident at South Nanango on Thursday afternoon in which a police car was allegedly rammed.

Six To Face Drugs Charges

Six To Face Drugs Charges

Five people will appear in Murgon Magistrates Court on April 13 charged with drug offences after recent police raids across the South Burnett.

Police Car Rammed

Police Car Rammed

A police car was rammed and a woman taken into custody after an incident at South Nanango on Thursday afternoon.

Man Injured In Crash

Man Injured In Crash

A man was lucky to escape with minor injuries after a collision on the outskirts of Kingaroy on Thursday morning.

Footy Day Kicks A Positive Goal

Footy Day Kicks A Positive Goal

A fun day of touch football at T.J. O’Neill Oval last Friday was the culmination of a special rugby league skills development program in local schools which also aimed to spread a positive message: “Booze You Lose”.

Driver Sentenced After Fatal Fall

Driver Sentenced After Fatal Fall

A 19-year-old woman has been sentenced to three months’ jail – suspended for a year – after the accidental death of a man in Wondai last year.

Cattle Killed In Crash

Cattle Killed In Crash

A truck driver escaped injury but more than 20 head of cattle died after a cattle truck tipped on the Burnett Highway near Goomeri on Sunday morning.

Man Hurt In Crash

Man Hurt In Crash

A man was transported by ambulance to Kingaroy Hospital in a stable condition after a crash near Blackbutt early on Saturday morning.

What Happens Under The Bonnet …

What Happens Under The Bonnet …

Kingaroy Police – in conjunction with Bill Hull Car Centre and Neighbourhood Watch – have organised another one of their popular “Under The Bonnet” sessions for drivers.