February 2021

Published a story 27th Feb 2021 7:24 AM

Southwest Queensland residents have sighted the odd bright object travelling across the stars, and have shared some videos of the odd occasion.

WATCH: Maranoa residents sight strange object through the sky

Southwest Queensland residents have sighted the odd bright object travelling across the stars, and have shared some videos of the odd occasion.

Published a story 26th Feb 2021 4:04 PM

The two men who have been charged with allegedly robbing a Warrego Highway servo have appeared in court.

Identities of men who allegedly held up Maranoa servo revealed

The two men who have been charged with allegedly robbing a Warrego Highway servo have appeared in court.

Published a story 26th Feb 2021 3:31 PM

A man who tried to be a ‘gentleman’ by driving his car to a Roma pub while disqualified and over the limit has copped a stern warning from the Magistrate.

‘Gentleman’ driver busted in Roma days after disqualification

A man who tried to be a ‘gentleman’ by driving his car to a Roma pub while disqualified and over the limit has copped a stern warning from the Magistrate.

Published a story 26th Feb 2021 12:34 PM

A drunk driver who says he had nine or 10 Great Northerns stubbies throughout the day believed he was OK to drive, but ended up in court.

Roma cops bust drink driver coming back from fishing trip

A drunk driver who says he had nine or 10 Great Northerns stubbies throughout the day believed he was OK to drive, but ended up in court.

Published a story 26th Feb 2021 12:26 PM

Hundreds of thousands of dollars are being spent on community groups and councils in drought affected communities. Find out how to apply:

Humungous grants for Darling Downs and southwest community groups

Hundreds of thousands of dollars are being spent on community groups and councils in drought affected communities. Find out how to apply:

Published a story 26th Feb 2021 9:20 AM

A man charged with disqualified driving from the 70s could face losing his licence ’absolutely’ if he’s found guilty, but he’s dealt with other offences in the past before this came up.

Man faces ‘absolute’ loss of licence after decades old Roma charge

A man charged with disqualified driving from the 70s could face losing his licence ’absolutely’ if he’s found guilty, but he’s dealt with other offences in the past before this came up.

Published a story 26th Feb 2021 8:18 AM

Police have tracked down and arrested two people after they allegedly held up a southwest Queensland service station armed with a machete.

Two arrested after alleged armed robbery of Maranoa servo

Police have tracked down and arrested two people after they allegedly held up a southwest Queensland service station armed with a machete.

Published a story 25th Feb 2021 4:08 PM

Police are responding to reports a Warrego Highway service station may have been held up by masked men armed with a machete.

ROBBERY: Maranoa servo held up by masked men with machete

Police are responding to reports a Warrego Highway service station may have been held up by masked men armed with a machete.

Published a story 25th Feb 2021 11:59 AM

Two new outback murals could pop up in the Maranoa Region in the coming years with consultation now open to the public. Here’s how to have your say:

REVEALED: Massive mural art plans for two Maranoa towns

Two new outback murals could pop up in the Maranoa Region in the coming years with consultation now open to the public. Here’s how to have your say:

Published a story 25th Feb 2021 10:31 AM

After scorching temperatures hit many parts of the state, southwest Queensland could be in for a pleasant cooldown with some rain.

WEATHER: Rain to hit southwest Queensland after heatwave

After scorching temperatures hit many parts of the state, southwest Queensland could be in for a pleasant cooldown with some rain.

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