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Tue 20 Oct 2020

Sparky‘s horror discovery of 15 snake skins in roof

Premium Content Sparky‘s horror discovery of 15 snake skins in roof

SNAKES. Why did it have to be snakes? This local electrician's worst nightmare came true when a family of fresh snakeskins were uncovered on the job.

Millions in COVID fines, penalties unpaid

Premium Content Millions in COVID fines, penalties unpaid

More than 90 per cent of people hit with hefty covid fines have failed to pay them, with the State Government waiting on millions in unpaid debts.

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Hot topic: Where candidates stand on euthanasia

Premium Content Hot topic: Where candidates stand on euthanasia

The issue of euthanasia has become a hot topic ahead of the state election. Find out where the candidates on your electorate stand on the subject.

Woman tragically killed in crash east of Goomeri

Premium Content Woman tragically killed in crash east of Goomeri

A WOMAN has tragically lost her life, and a man from Kilkivan is critically injured, following a horror crash.

Mon 19 Oct 2020

Fire and emergency crews battling Wattle Camp grass fire

Premium Content Fire and emergency crews battling Wattle Camp grass fire

Crews are currently on scene battling a vegetation fire burning in Wattle Camp.

STORMS: When the South Burnett can expect more rain

Premium Content STORMS: When the South Burnett can expect more rain

Grab your umbrella and get a rain dance going – rain is coming to the region this week, and there’s even a chance of some big storms heading our way.

Tribute honours Kingaroy speedway legends Ron and Earl

Premium Content Tribute honours Kingaroy speedway legends Ron and Earl

THE Kingaroy Speedway season opener this weekend kicked off with an emotional tribute to two long-running supporters, who sadly passed away before the event could...

Three hospitalised after Blackbutt rollover, spinal injuries

Premium Content Three hospitalised after Blackbutt rollover, spinal injuries

THREE patients, one with spinal injuries, have been transported to hospital following a single vehicle rollover at a work site near Blackbutt.

Suspended jail term ‘motivates’ drug offender to behave

Premium Content Suspended jail term ‘motivates’ drug offender to behave

A MURGON man was given “strong motivation” to behave himself, after police located dangerous drugs and drug utensils at his home.

NAMED: The 36 people appearing in Kingaroy court today

Premium Content NAMED: The 36 people appearing in Kingaroy court today

Here is a list of matters listed at Kingaroy Magistrates Court on Monday.

’Triple threat’ slowing state’s COVID recovery

Premium Content ’Triple threat’ slowing state’s COVID recovery

Queensland is looking at an economic recovery slower than almost every other state, according to a new report. Find out what's holding the Sunshine State back.

All you need to know as major parties launch campaigns

Premium Content All you need to know as major parties launch campaigns

Labor and the LNP have launched their state election campaigns, with Annastacia Palaszczuk and Deb Frecklington spruiking their plans to create more jobs.

$880m council cash splash to create 17,800 jobs

Premium Content $880m council cash splash to create 17,800 jobs

Premier set to unveil a major commitment aimed at dozens of councils across the state, with hundreds of millions of dollars to support close to 18,000 jobs.

Sun 18 Oct 2020

PHOTO GALLERY: Fast and furious night at Kingaroy Speedway

Premium Content PHOTO GALLERY: Fast and furious night at Kingaroy Speedway

DRIVER’S from around Queensland flocked to Kingaroy Speedway over the weekend for the 2020/21 season opener.

VIDEO: JT’s message of resilience to the South Burnett

Premium Content VIDEO: JT’s message of resilience to the South Burnett

JOHNATHAN Thurston shares a heartwarming message for South Burnett residents hit hard by drought and COVID-19.

Sat 17 Oct 2020

'Ridiculous’ cost of dogs during pandemic

Premium Content 'Ridiculous’ cost of dogs during pandemic

Pet prices have tripled in the last 12 months, with prospective owners paying “exorbitant” prices to get their hands on sought-after breeds.

Intoxicated Nanango man allegedly tried to outrun police

Premium Content Intoxicated Nanango man allegedly tried to outrun police

After allegedly being caught drinking in the street, a Nanango mad has tried to run away from police.

The real powerhouses behind Qld politics

Premium Content The real powerhouses behind Qld politics

Queensland’s election campaign is not all posing and promises, there are a number of powerful people turning the cogs in the machine

Fri 16 Oct 2020

WHAT’S ON: 5 unmissable events in the Burnett this weekend

Premium Content WHAT’S ON: 5 unmissable events in the Burnett this weekend

FROM celebrity appearances to some fancy flying with model planes, here are five fun-filled activities the whole family can enjoy.

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