July 2019

Published a story 15th Jul 2019 2:16 PM

THREE men met in the car park of a popular Lockyer Valley pub as evening turns into darker night.

How Paul Rock murder investigation is unfolding

THREE men met in the car park of a popular Lockyer Valley pub as evening turns into darker night.

Published a story 12th Jul 2019 3:27 PM

THE Darling Downs has been identified as the second most bushfire-prone area in Queensland as tinder-dry conditions continue to ravage the region.

Weekend winds drive up region's bushfire risk

THE Darling Downs has been identified as the second most bushfire-prone area in Queensland as tinder-dry conditions continue to ravage the region.

Published a story 12th Jul 2019 2:40 PM

NATIONAL sobriety support program Alcoholics Anonymous will hold its 2020 National Convention in Toowoomba next year.

Alcoholics Anonymous eyes Toowoomba for convention

NATIONAL sobriety support program Alcoholics Anonymous will hold its 2020 National Convention in Toowoomba next year.

Published a story 12th Jul 2019 10:07 AM

A WOMAN remains in a critical condition in a Brisbane after she and two others were airlifted from Charleville following a serious rollover yesterday.

Woman critical as trio airlifted to Brisbane after crash

A WOMAN remains in a critical condition in a Brisbane after she and two others were airlifted from Charleville following a serious rollover yesterday.

Published a story 12th Jul 2019 10:03 AM

A WOMAN’S wrong turn at a petrol station has proven costly and damaged a fuel bowser this morning.

Woman's wrong turn at fuel station proves costly

A WOMAN’S wrong turn at a petrol station has proven costly and damaged a fuel bowser this morning.

Published a story 11th Jul 2019 3:43 PM

A TOOWOOMBA District Court jury has returned its verdict after a two-day trial of a man accused of causing grievous bodily harm to another in Crows Nest.

Jury returns verdict in Crows Nest stabbing trial

A TOOWOOMBA District Court jury has returned its verdict after a two-day trial of a man accused of causing grievous bodily harm to another in Crows Nest.

Published a story 11th Jul 2019 2:28 PM

TOOWOOMBA detectives are continuing investigations into three unsolved ATM heists from businesses littered across the region.

Brazen ATM heists from servos, pub still unsolved

TOOWOOMBA detectives are continuing investigations into three unsolved ATM heists from businesses littered across the region.

Published a story 11th Jul 2019 2:24 PM

A PERSON of interest named in the "extremely violent" stabbing death of Oakey man Paul Rock on July 1 remains on the run from authorities.

Person of interest in Paul Rock murder still at large

A PERSON of interest named in the "extremely violent" stabbing death of Oakey man Paul Rock on July 1 remains on the run from authorities.

Published a story 10th Jul 2019 4:17 PM

THE bond between the region's indigenous community and police has been celebrated with a flag raising and smoking ceremony as part of NAIDOC Week celebrations.

Flags raised in Toowoomba for NAIDOC Week

THE bond between the region's indigenous community and police has been celebrated with a flag raising and smoking ceremony as part of NAIDOC Week celebrations.

Published a story 10th Jul 2019 2:13 PM

A TOOWOOMBA mother-of-seven appearing in court on drug charges has been told by a magistrate she needs to change her ways for her children.

Magistrate warns mother-of-seven to change her ways

A TOOWOOMBA mother-of-seven appearing in court on drug charges has been told by a magistrate she needs to change her ways for her children.

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Tara joined the company in 2010 after graduating with a journalism and politics degree from Griffith University in Brisbane. After first working in newspapers in the Bowen Basin in Central Queensland, she joined the team at The Chronicle in 2013. In September that year she took over the reins of the Rural Weekly, and has been on the crime desk in Toowoomba since 2015.