Survey Finds High Levels Of Distress

Survey Finds High Levels Of Distress

A door-to-door mental health and wellbeing survey in Cherbourg, Kingaroy and Murgon has found 33 per cent of people reported consistently high, or very high, levels of distress.

Police Probe Break-Ins

Police Probe Break-Ins

Murgon Police are investigating a number of recent break-ins in Murgon and are urging anyone with information to contact them.

Support Group Hits A Purple Patch

Support Group Hits A Purple Patch

April was the Parkinson’s Awareness month and the South Burnett Parkinson’s Support Group marked the occasion with a purple-themed morning tea recently at Murgon’s Welfare Drop In Centre.

Murgon Thief Released On Parole

Murgon Thief Released On Parole

A 20-year-old Murgon man charged over a string of break-ins, thefts and other offences around Murgon last September has been released on immediate parole.

Court To Rule On Evidence Dispute

Court To Rule On Evidence Dispute

A hearing was held Murgon Magistrates Court on Wednesday to determine whether four items requested by businessman Joe Prendergast’s defence team should be handed over by police.

Mick Celebrates 101 Years

Mick Celebrates 101 Years

World War II veteran Alfred “Mick” Purser turned 101 recently but that couldn’t stop him from attending Anzac Day commemorations at Murgon last week.

More Delays In Prendergast Case

More Delays In Prendergast Case

The hearing of rape charges against Moffatdale businessman Joe Prendergast faces further delays.

CTC Unveils New Look

CTC Unveils New Look

Eagle-eyed residents will start noticing a new logo popping up soon on signs all around the South Burnett.

Expo Explores Youth Supports

Expo Explores Youth Supports

The third annual Youth Services Expo attracted a host of service providers – and students – to the Barambah Youth Services Hub in Murgon last Friday.

Murgon Show Celebrates 100 Years

Murgon Show Celebrates 100 Years

Murgon’s two-day Centenary Show celebration has been hailed a great success despite several hiccups outside the control of the organisers which potentially could have been a disaster.

Council Asks For Sign Feedback

Council Asks For Sign Feedback

South Burnett Regional Council will hold a community consultation meeting to get feedback from Murgon residents about sign designs for QEII Park.