Regional News

Tue 2 Jun 2020

Bypass lanes to close for surface repairs

premium_icon Bypass lanes to close for surface repairs

LANES on the Toowoomba Bypass will be closed for repairs, after several issues with the asphalt surface were discovered.

Abattoir expansion to turn ‘worthless’ waste into jobs

premium_icon Abattoir expansion to turn ‘worthless’ waste into jobs

State funding gives Yangan operation wings to kickstart innovative rendering project.

One new case as Miles defends govt Blackwater backflip

One new case as Miles defends govt Blackwater backflip

Steven Miles has defended the handling of the death of Nathan Turner, saying he’d rather be criticised “for acting too quickly rather than the alternative”.

‘Most horrendous pain’: Truckie gets $760k for work injury

premium_icon ‘Most horrendous pain’: Truckie gets $760k for work injury

A truck driver has been awarded $760,000 after a court ruled his back injury was caused at work by a broken seat.

Southwest songstress Maddy shines on The Voice

premium_icon Southwest songstress Maddy shines on The Voice

Roma’s own Maddy Thomas has made her TV debut in the singing competition, and said she hopes this will bring some joy to her beloved community.

$1b a month windfall as locals spend big

premium_icon $1b a month windfall as locals spend big

Queenslanders could splash up to $1b a month on the Sunshine State’s struggling tourism industry, with operators already reporting a rush of reservations.

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