April 2020

Published a story 1st Apr 2020 5:13 PM

With parkrun suspended everywhere until at the least the end of April, Ronald Thompson is turning park run into a virtual event.

Innovative idea to keep parkrunners connected during pandemic

With parkrun suspended everywhere until at the least the end of April, Ronald Thompson is turning park run into a virtual event.

March 2020

Published a story 31st Mar 2020 8:14 PM

THESE are the fines you can face in Chinchilla if found breaking the new measures, local police have warned.

Chinchilla cops to hand out on the spot $1300 COVID-19 fine

THESE are the fines you can face in Chinchilla if found breaking the new measures, local police have warned.

Published a story 31st Mar 2020 1:20 PM

ONE Chinchilla business has 140 meals delivered to local medical staff, teachers and supermarket employees amid the COVID-19 outbreak as a way to say “thank you”.

Business delivers 140 meals to Chinchilla’s frontline staff

ONE Chinchilla business has 140 meals delivered to local medical staff, teachers and supermarket employees amid the COVID-19 outbreak as a way to say “thank you”.

Published a story 30th Mar 2020 2:10 PM

HEALTH experts have provided an update on the condition of the patient and their circumstances.

Contact tracing underway for returned Miles traveller

HEALTH experts have provided an update on the condition of the patient and their circumstances.

Published a story 30th Mar 2020 12:18 PM

A clear victory is on the horizon for Paul McVeigh who is straight back to business to help the community through the current health crisis.

Western Downs mayor re-elected, to focus on virus response

A clear victory is on the horizon for Paul McVeigh who is straight back to business to help the community through the current health crisis.

Published a story 29th Mar 2020 5:11 PM

CORONAVIRUS has officially reached the Western Downs after a case was confirmed yesterday afternoon.

CONFIRMED: First case of Coronavirus in Southwest Queensland

CORONAVIRUS has officially reached the Western Downs after a case was confirmed yesterday afternoon.

Published a story 29th Mar 2020 3:15 PM

We’re ready to turn the spotlight on to our region’s volunteers, coaches and officials and we need your help.

Chinchilla News wants to celebrate our sporting leaders

We’re ready to turn the spotlight on to our region’s volunteers, coaches and officials and we need your help.

Published a story 29th Mar 2020 2:54 PM

VOTES are continuing to roll in so we checked up on some councillors to see how they are feeling.

ELECTION COVERAGE: Candidates explain how they are feeling

VOTES are continuing to roll in so we checked up on some councillors to see how they are feeling.

Published a story 29th Mar 2020 12:42 PM

JUST under half the votes have been counted but who residents want to lead them in the next year seems to be very clear.

ELECTION COVERAGE: Mayor candidate comments on early lead

JUST under half the votes have been counted but who residents want to lead them in the next year seems to be very clear.

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