November 2019

Published a story 12th Nov 2019 4:29 PM

AUTHORITIES are preparing for potentially catastrophic fire conditions in parts of the region as the bushfire emergency in Queensland continues.

Region prepares for ‘catastrophic’ fire conditions

AUTHORITIES are preparing for potentially catastrophic fire conditions in parts of the region as the bushfire emergency in Queensland continues.

Published a story 12th Nov 2019 4:20 PM

KEY industry stakeholders have toured the Toowoomba region with a view of enhancing collaborative opportunities in bioenergy projects.

Industry leaders tour Toowoomba for sector insights

KEY industry stakeholders have toured the Toowoomba region with a view of enhancing collaborative opportunities in bioenergy projects.

Published a story 12th Nov 2019 9:22 AM

A CHINCHILLA boy has been charged with 14 offences after an alleged crime spree from Hervey Bay to the Western Downs.

Chinchilla boy, 15, arrested after alleged crime spree

A CHINCHILLA boy has been charged with 14 offences after an alleged crime spree from Hervey Bay to the Western Downs.

Published a story 8th Nov 2019 5:03 PM

A FORMER Darling Downs detective has launched a new private investigation firm, bringing some of the most advanced technology to the region.

Former detective opens new private investigation firm

A FORMER Darling Downs detective has launched a new private investigation firm, bringing some of the most advanced technology to the region.

Published a story 8th Nov 2019 4:35 PM

HOW a little girl died on a rural property at Cambooya remains subject to a meticulous investigation.

Police progress investigation into child's death

HOW a little girl died on a rural property at Cambooya remains subject to a meticulous investigation.

Published a story 8th Nov 2019 2:52 PM

POLICE are hoping to reunite a cache of stolen property with the rightful owners after uncovering the goods during drug raids in the Lockyer Valley.

Appeal to find owners of stolen goods in drug lab raids

POLICE are hoping to reunite a cache of stolen property with the rightful owners after uncovering the goods during drug raids in the Lockyer Valley.

Published a story 8th Nov 2019 2:51 PM

EXAMINATION of a set of human remains found on a Darling Downs property by owners doing excavation works have found them to be of a historic nature.

Test results of bones found on Darling Downs property

EXAMINATION of a set of human remains found on a Darling Downs property by owners doing excavation works have found them to be of a historic nature.

Published a story 8th Nov 2019 8:02 AM

A toddler who was found face down in a backyard pool in Roma last week has died in hospital.

Toddler found in backyard pool dies in hospital

A toddler who was found face down in a backyard pool in Roma last week has died in hospital.

Published a story 7th Nov 2019 10:50 AM

UPDATE: DETECTIVES are waiting on results of a post mortem to identify how a young girl died on a rural property south of Toowoomba.

Police investigating how young girl died on property

UPDATE: DETECTIVES are waiting on results of a post mortem to identify how a young girl died on a rural property south of Toowoomba.

Published a story 7th Nov 2019 7:35 AM

TOOWOOMBA and Surat Basin Enterprise has staffed the new Southern Queensland Export Hub which will work with business across the region to tap into global supply chains.

Next step for SQ Export Hub with key appointments

TOOWOOMBA and Surat Basin Enterprise has staffed the new Southern Queensland Export Hub which will work with business across the region to tap into global supply chains.

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Tara joined the company in 2010 after graduating with a journalism and politics degree from Griffith University in Brisbane. After first working in newspapers in the Bowen Basin in Central Queensland, she joined the team at The Chronicle in 2013. In September that year she took over the reins of the Rural Weekly, and has been on the crime desk in Toowoomba since 2015.