February 2018

Published a story 22nd Feb 2018 4:09 PM

THE Royal Agricultural Society of Queensland wants the State Government to revise the Toowoomba Showgrounds title deed and consider commercial enterprises.

Land use changes possible for Toowoomba showgrounds

THE Royal Agricultural Society of Queensland wants the State Government to revise the Toowoomba Showgrounds title deed and consider commercial enterprises.

Published a story 22nd Feb 2018 12:41 PM

A MAN’S cheeky effort to raise funds to pay for fines after a “nakey run” at the weekend’s Broncos Titans match has failed.

Toowoomba streaker's crack at fundraiser fails

A MAN’S cheeky effort to raise funds to pay for fines after a “nakey run” at the weekend’s Broncos Titans match has failed.

Published a story 21st Feb 2018 6:28 PM

A SEVEN-hour siege which had a small rural community on edge came to a peaceful end late yesterday.

How the seven-hour Karara siege situation unfolded

A SEVEN-hour siege which had a small rural community on edge came to a peaceful end late yesterday.

Published a story 21st Feb 2018 4:39 PM

ROSS Veivers will celebrate a birthday today medicos said he would never see.

Aussie battler's birthday medicos said he'd never see

ROSS Veivers will celebrate a birthday today medicos said he would never see.

Published a story 21st Feb 2018 4:33 PM

INVESTIGATIONS into what caused a loaded coal train and two locomotives to derail near Jondaryan last year are continuing.

ATSB coal train derailment probe findings

INVESTIGATIONS into what caused a loaded coal train and two locomotives to derail near Jondaryan last year are continuing.

Published a story 21st Feb 2018 8:31 AM

FOUR children have been charged with more than 80 offences after a month-long crime spree stretching from Toowoomba to Chinchilla.

Four kids facing 88 charges after month-long crime spree

FOUR children have been charged with more than 80 offences after a month-long crime spree stretching from Toowoomba to Chinchilla.

Published a story 20th Feb 2018 6:08 PM

VANGUARD Laundry is improving lives one spin cycle at a time.

How Vanguard Laundry is changing lives with every spin cycle

VANGUARD Laundry is improving lives one spin cycle at a time.

Published a story 20th Feb 2018 9:06 AM

A KIND stranger who offered two men and a woman a ride home was robbed of his car for his efforts.

Trio steals stranger's car after generous offer

A KIND stranger who offered two men and a woman a ride home was robbed of his car for his efforts.

Published a story 20th Feb 2018 7:49 AM

AN ONLINE fund has been set up to help an apprentice carpenter pay fines after an alleged “nakey run” across Clive Berghofer Stadium at the weekend.

Cheeky fund-raiser for Toowoomba streaker

AN ONLINE fund has been set up to help an apprentice carpenter pay fines after an alleged “nakey run” across Clive Berghofer Stadium at the weekend.

Published a story 20th Feb 2018 7:46 AM

<strong>UPDATE: </strong>As one part of the southwest region soaks up rain, another town has been hit by a massive dust storm.

WILD WEATHER: Massive dust storm blankets town

UPDATE: As one part of the southwest region soaks up rain, another town has been hit by a massive dust storm.

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Tara started with APN in 2010 after graduating with a journalism and politics degree from Griffith University in Brisbane. After two-and-a-half years working on APN papers in the Bowen Basin in Central Queensland, she joined the team at The Chronicle in February 2013. In September that year she took over the reins of the Rural Weekly.