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Mon 19 Aug 2019

Addiction support in the southwest is improved

Addiction support in the southwest is improved

The southwest will now have better access to support services for gambling addiction, with the roll-out of the online SMART meetings.

Better informing farmers on gas workplace health and safety

Better informing farmers on gas workplace health and safety

'In my experience in going to court with landholders, it's been important to ensure there is a very good chain of evidence we can rely on...'

Sun 18 Aug 2019

Local fashion designer debuts new Spring collection

Local fashion designer debuts new Spring collection

Spring has sprung: The new Melenco boutique collection is here!

Cobb & Co Ball was in full swing

Cobb & Co Ball was in full swing

The opening celebrations of the Cobb & Co Festival kicked off yesterday.

The next generation of netballers gather at junior carnival

The next generation of netballers gather at junior carnival

Chinchilla Netball host their first inter-district carnival.

Fri 16 Aug 2019

Luckiest newsagent in the west sells another big winner

Luckiest newsagent in the west sells another big winner

After buying a last-minute ticket in Charleville, a Roma couple are now $200,000 richer.

Coachman spurs on history of Cobb & Co

Coachman spurs on history of Cobb & Co

Coach fanatic and natural-born horseman Don Ross has been on the reins for 70 years.

Heartbreak for little girl crushed by tyre

Heartbreak for little girl crushed by tyre

The little girl killed when a tyre fell on her is being remembered as a "cheeky little monkey" with a smile "you can just never forget".

Government launches new regional connectivity service

Government launches new regional connectivity service

The NBN Co's new Sky Muster Plus to provide unmetered data.

Drought Community Outreach events begin

Drought Community Outreach events begin

Find out what assistance is available at the upcoming Drought Community Outreach events.

Pinaroo colleagues pay tribute to outgoing CEO

Pinaroo colleagues pay tribute to outgoing CEO

Pinaroo Roma CEO thanked for dedicated six-year service.

Thu 15 Aug 2019

Grazier speaks out: 'I've been depressed my whole life'

Grazier speaks out: 'I've been depressed my whole life'

Paul Nimmo thought about taking his own life twenty years ago, a trip to the doctor made him realise he's been depressed his whole life.

What's going on in and around Roma this weekend

What's going on in and around Roma this weekend

Here's what's happening around the Maranoa this weekend

Musical ranger embarks on journey to honour Maranoa pioneers

Musical ranger embarks on journey to honour Maranoa pioneers

Mark Schuster will be walking from Yuleba to Surat over three days to commemorate the settlers, teamsters and farm workers who walked significant distances.

From regional rec grounds to Rio de Janeiro

From regional rec grounds to Rio de Janeiro

Chinchilla's Gabby Hicks touches down in Brazil for Australian futsal tour.

Tue 13 Aug 2019

Inquiry welcomed as water crisis reaches nadir

Inquiry welcomed as water crisis reaches nadir

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission's investigates the Murray Darling Basin water market.

Dream job up for grabs at the Chinchilla Museum

Dream job up for grabs at the Chinchilla Museum

A live in caretaker position is currently available and comes with some pretty swish benefits!

Award-winning artist returns to Surat for exhibition

Award-winning artist returns to Surat for exhibition

Renowned artist Kathy Ellem is returning to the Surat on Balonne Gallery.

Mon 12 Aug 2019

Golder 'missing in action': Deputy mayor Jan Chambers

Golder 'missing in action': Deputy mayor Jan Chambers

Maranoa mayor Tyson Golder's leadership criticised.

Roma's young scientist set for the world stage

Roma's young scientist set for the world stage

Annabel Flower is wise beyond her 14 years, and has scientific data from her work with the CSIRO to show it.

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