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Tue 14 Aug 2018

Truck driver pinned under prime mover for two hours

Truck driver pinned under prime mover for two hours

EMERGENCY responders say a truck driver pinned under a prime mover is lucky to have escaped more serious injuries after a rollover on the Western Downs.

Hard time for sheep country

Hard time for sheep country

Butcher struggles to find local sheep for slaughter.

Mon 13 Aug 2018

QCWA Warrego AGM held in Morven

QCWA Warrego AGM held in Morven

Ladies of the expansive QCWA Warrego division got together on the weekend for their annual general meeting, some driving 6-8 hours to get there

Sheep disappear as Qld drought takes toll

Sheep disappear as Qld drought takes toll

HE lives in what should be the heart of Queensland’s sheep country, but the state’s killer drought means the local butcher can’t find any to feed the locals.

Thu 9 Aug 2018

One person in hospital after multi-vehicle Dalby crash

One person in hospital after multi-vehicle Dalby crash

Paramedics have transported one person to hospital after a multi-vehicle crash in Dalby this morning.

Wed 8 Aug 2018

Western Downs, Maranoa suffer chilly start to morning

Western Downs, Maranoa suffer chilly start to morning

Temperatures dip below freezing, as residents suffer a chilly start to the morning

Tue 7 Aug 2018

Creating peace with art

Creating peace with art

Amateur artist Lynda Worrell is helping people find their calmness.

Dual nursing-ambulance career options open for southwest Qld

Dual nursing-ambulance career options open for southwest Qld

Registered nurses in the region have an attractive career option now available.

Mon 6 Aug 2018

Help at hand for sport

Help at hand for sport

Minister Littleproud encourages local community sport groups to apply for new funding.

The big cat hot spots across south-west Queensland

The big cat hot spots across south-west Queensland

RECKON you've spotted a big cat lurking in the Queensland bushland? This documentary crew wants to know about it.

Southwest Queensland wake up with Today

Southwest Queensland wake up with Today

Drought stricken communities welcome Today Show to discuss on going drought.

Sat 4 Aug 2018

Man airlifted to hospital after motorcycle crash

Man airlifted to hospital after motorcycle crash

A man has been airlifted to hospital after a motorcycle accident near Roma.

Witness reports yowie sighting north of Roma

Witness reports yowie sighting north of Roma

Could the mysterious creature be calling the southwest home?

Two-vehicle crash at The Gums

Two-vehicle crash at The Gums

A truck and a land cruiser have crashed outside The Gums.

Thu 2 Aug 2018

Lifeline for schoolkids who can’t swim

Lifeline for schoolkids who can’t swim

News Queensland’s campaign for improved swimming education in primary schools has won support from the Federal Government.

Wed 1 Aug 2018

New work change to affect millions of Aussies

New work change to affect millions of Aussies

A NEW change is coming to workplaces across Australia that will affect millions of employees from today - August 1. This is how it will work.

Tue 31 Jul 2018

A humble hero honoured

A humble hero honoured

Scott Shorten has been awarded Queensland's RFDS local hero.

Sisterhood helping drought kids dress up

Sisterhood helping drought kids dress up

Two sisters are here to lend a helping hand to kids in the bush.

Why grocery prices are set to soar

Why grocery prices are set to soar

YOUR supermarket trips could soon become a whole lot more expensive, with prices on track to skyrocket across Australia.

Semi-trailer blaze shuts down highway

Semi-trailer blaze shuts down highway

A FIERCE truck fire has damaged the road surface on a Queensland highway, causing it to be shut down overnight.

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