December 2019

Published a story 15th Dec 2019 12:43 PM

The first weekend in February 2020, will see the toughest teams in the Maranoa go up against competitors from across Queensland and beyond in the Roma Echidna’s Rugby 7’s competition.

Good energy to energise major rugby comp

The first weekend in February 2020, will see the toughest teams in the Maranoa go up against competitors from across Queensland and beyond in the Roma Echidna’s Rugby 7’s competition.

Published a story 13th Dec 2019 2:22 PM

Here is the list of the everyone appearing in front of the Mitchell Magistrates Court this week.

IN COURT: Everyone appearing in Mitchell court

Here is the list of the everyone appearing in front of the Mitchell Magistrates Court this week.

Published a story 13th Dec 2019 9:35 AM

Six month police op ends in massive three day blitz in south-west Queensland with 34 search warrants.

Massive three-day drugs, weapons bust bags 309 charges

Six month police op ends in massive three day blitz in south-west Queensland with 34 search warrants.

Published a story 12th Dec 2019 3:55 PM

One young cricket player spent more than thirty hours driving to and from his cricket training. Now, he’s headed to Cairns to play in a state championship.

30+ hours of driving pays off for rep cricket player

One young cricket player spent more than thirty hours driving to and from his cricket training. Now, he’s headed to Cairns to play in a state championship.

Published a story 12th Dec 2019 3:54 PM

<em>The Western Star </em>has compiled your ultimate guide to school holiday boredom busters. Whether you live in Roma, Mitchell, Injune, Surat, Wallumbilla, Yuleba, we have you covered.

ULTIMATE GUIDE: 68 things to do these school holidays

The Western Star has compiled your ultimate guide to school holiday boredom busters. Whether you live in Roma, Mitchell, Injune, Surat, Wallumbilla, Yuleba, we have you covered.

Published a story 12th Dec 2019 12:00 PM

A RESPIRATORY virus breakout has forced a southwest Queensland aged care centre to go into lockdown.

QUARANTINE: Southwest aged care home in lockdown

A RESPIRATORY virus breakout has forced a southwest Queensland aged care centre to go into lockdown.

Published a story 10th Dec 2019 4:43 PM

From street brawls to a bottle shop fender-bender, nights out in Roma have proved eventful this year. Here’s 11 nights out that went wrong this year

11 nights out gone wrong: Roma edition

From street brawls to a bottle shop fender-bender, nights out in Roma have proved eventful this year. Here’s 11 nights out that went wrong this year

Published a story 10th Dec 2019 2:14 PM

Christmas might still be two weeks away, but the yuletide spirit was felt on the streets of St George last Friday as the town’s Christmas Carnival welcomed thousands of revellers.

Spreading Christmas cheer councillor’s priority

Christmas might still be two weeks away, but the yuletide spirit was felt on the streets of St George last Friday as the town’s Christmas Carnival welcomed thousands of revellers.

Published a story 9th Dec 2019 12:39 PM

“Due to the severity of the drought and below average long-term rain forecasts, Council is erring on the side of caution with no forecasted significant inflows into the system this year.”

Riverfront town moves to level 4 water restrictions

“Due to the severity of the drought and below average long-term rain forecasts, Council is erring on the side of caution with no forecasted significant inflows into the system this year.”

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