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Mon 24 Jun 2019

Feathered fun remains a family affair

Feathered fun remains a family affair

Carrying on the family tradition at the Maranoa Poultry Show.

Sun 23 Jun 2019

South west woman wins big in Lucky Lotteries draw

South west woman wins big in Lucky Lotteries draw

A south west woman will pay off her mortgage with a Lucky Lotteries jackpot win.

Sat 22 Jun 2019

Community garden is now open for public to enjoy

Community garden is now open for public to enjoy

First seeds have been planted in new garden beds on Saturday.

The Great Australian Rock Musical has audience in stitches

The Great Australian Rock Musical has audience in stitches

Roma State College students tell epic tale in rock musical.

Rugby Races 2019

Rugby Races 2019

Were you spotted at the Rugby Races today?

Fri 21 Jun 2019

Nine people arrested in drug operation

Nine people arrested in drug operation

One minor and and 78-year-old man were among the nine people arrested for possession of explosives, drugs, and utensils.

Golf course bandits caught and charged

Golf course bandits caught and charged

Two Mitchell locals racked up 13 offences between them after a night of petty crimes on the local golf course.

Thu 20 Jun 2019

The Little Green Road to Fairyland comes to Roma

The Little Green Road to Fairyland comes to Roma

Queensland Music Festival and Queensland Ballet partner up to bring a classic to Roma.

Fourth Gold award in row for Maranoa Regional Council

Fourth Gold award in row for Maranoa Regional Council

Council took home a Gold award in the Australasian Reporting Awards in Melbourne on Wednesday night.

Queensland's finest feathers will be in full flock

Queensland's finest feathers will be in full flock

The Maranoa Poultry Show will be held at Bassett Park on Sunday.

State's mapping mistake expected to cost landholders dearly

State's mapping mistake expected to cost landholders dearly

Landholders will have to pay to fix errors relating to their properties on newly-released trigger maps.

Funding received for new Roma Cemetery fencing

Funding received for new Roma Cemetery fencing

238m of new PVC fencing will be implemented in July and August, months after an alleged incident of mass vandalism.

Nindigully named the best Queensland outback pub

Nindigully named the best Queensland outback pub

Outback pub owner shares top five tips to a booming business.

Wed 19 Jun 2019

Darling Downs artist illustrates the simple life

Darling Downs artist illustrates the simple life

Barbara Hancock's Heading in the Same Direction exhibit opened at Roma on Bungil Gallery on Friday night.

Food trucks sell out twice in opening night

Food trucks sell out twice in opening night

Food Truck Friday a huge success in Roma.

Author's tale of man's duty to war nobly done

Author's tale of man's duty to war nobly done

The Duty Nobly Done book launch was a huge success at the weekend.

Fun-filled country comedy sets the stage at Jubilee Hall

Fun-filled country comedy sets the stage at Jubilee Hall

Roma State College presents The Great Australian Rock Musical.

Tue 18 Jun 2019

Future of our local pool is in residents' hands

Future of our local pool is in residents' hands

Input from swimmers of the Maranoa will help decide if the Denise Spencer Memorial Pool will be repaired or replaced.

Half million raised in gruelling Simpson Desert challenge

Half million raised in gruelling Simpson Desert challenge

14 trekkers walked 250km in the Simpson Desert over nine days to raise money for Youngcare.

Mon 17 Jun 2019

Senex cashes in with $50 million Roma North sale

Senex cashes in with $50 million Roma North sale

The gas company has sold one of its newest assets, and will soon hand over operations to another major company.

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