May 2019

Published a story 24th May 2019 8:39 AM

A NEW tavern and bottle shop, proposed by the developer of the multi-million dollar project, has been approved by Toowoomba Regional Council.

Tavern, bottle shop approved for booming Toowoomba suburb

A NEW tavern and bottle shop, proposed by the developer of the multi-million dollar project, has been approved by Toowoomba Regional Council.

Published a story 23rd May 2019 3:17 PM

TRC's liberal application of a rural economic incentive policy over the last five years has councillors thinking it’s time to review the scheme.

Councillors suggest its time to review incentives policy

TRC's liberal application of a rural economic incentive policy over the last five years has councillors thinking it’s time to review the scheme.

Published a story 22nd May 2019 4:33 PM

TOOWOOMBA Regional Council is seeking a large injection of funds from the State Government if it is to take over the upkeep of the Toowoomba Showgrounds.

Showgrounds costs drain RASQ: Council asked to take over

TOOWOOMBA Regional Council is seeking a large injection of funds from the State Government if it is to take over the upkeep of the Toowoomba Showgrounds.

Published a story 22nd May 2019 3:10 PM

A MAN has been taken to hospital after a train and truck collided on a level crossing outside Toowoomba.

Man taken to hospital after truck collides with train

A MAN has been taken to hospital after a train and truck collided on a level crossing outside Toowoomba.

Published a story 22nd May 2019 1:48 PM

TRAFFIC heading east on the Warrego Highway should avoid the James and Ruthven St intersection in Toowoomba, as emergency services work to clear a two-vehicle crash

Two vehicle crash on busy Toowoomba road blocks traffic

TRAFFIC heading east on the Warrego Highway should avoid the James and Ruthven St intersection in Toowoomba, as emergency services work to clear a two-vehicle crash

Published a story 22nd May 2019 9:34 AM

AFTER more than a year, New Acland Coal Mine remains under investigation over allegations it was mining outside of its approvals.

Acland fined over noise breaches, still under investigation

AFTER more than a year, New Acland Coal Mine remains under investigation over allegations it was mining outside of its approvals.

Published a story 21st May 2019 4:22 PM

THE company behind a proposed $500 million, 71 hectare hi-tech medicinal marijuana farm next to Wellcamp Airport is seeking approvals from TRC.

$500m cannabis farm plans lodged with council

THE company behind a proposed $500 million, 71 hectare hi-tech medicinal marijuana farm next to Wellcamp Airport is seeking approvals from TRC.

Published a story 21st May 2019 3:46 PM

TOOWOOMBA Regional Council will prepare a report detailing the cost to ratepayers of corruption and misconduct complaints made against councillors and staff.

Council to reveal cost of misconduct, corruption probes

TOOWOOMBA Regional Council will prepare a report detailing the cost to ratepayers of corruption and misconduct complaints made against councillors and staff.

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Matthew is a journalist with The Chronicle. He joined the team in September 2017, after spending two years as the editor of the Chinchilla News and Murilla Advertiser. He started his career as a cadet at the Whitsunday Coast Guardian in Proserpine in 2014.