May 2019

Published a story 24th May 2019 4:04 PM

POLICE are appealing for any information from the public after the brazen theft of number plates from a car dealership on the Western Downs.

Number plates stolen from car dealership lot

POLICE are appealing for any information from the public after the brazen theft of number plates from a car dealership on the Western Downs.

Published a story 24th May 2019 9:26 AM

ONE person was taken to hospital after a car towing a trailer rolled south of Toowoomba this morning.

One person in hospital after car, trailer rollover

ONE person was taken to hospital after a car towing a trailer rolled south of Toowoomba this morning.

Published a story 24th May 2019 9:00 AM

THREE drug drivers have been detected by police in one day as a result of random roaming patrols.

Random police patrols catch three drug drivers in one day

THREE drug drivers have been detected by police in one day as a result of random roaming patrols.

Published a story 23rd May 2019 4:11 PM

SENIOR Constable Bass White drew on his extensive police training and protective instinct when a routine patrol escalated into a violent confrontation.

Gowrie Road Hotel shooting: 'I feared for my life'

SENIOR Constable Bass White drew on his extensive police training and protective instinct when a routine patrol escalated into a violent confrontation.

Published a story 23rd May 2019 2:11 PM

CROWS Nest State School students and staff have been offered counselling and support after a threatening phone call was received today.

Threatening call sends Crows Nest school into lockdown

CROWS Nest State School students and staff have been offered counselling and support after a threatening phone call was received today.

Published a story 23rd May 2019 2:06 PM

WAGNER Corporation has launched a nationwide hunt for the next general manager of Wellcamp Airport after Sara Hales unexpectedly resigned this week.

Wellcamp Airport general manager resigns 'unexpectedly'

WAGNER Corporation has launched a nationwide hunt for the next general manager of Wellcamp Airport after Sara Hales unexpectedly resigned this week.

Published a story 23rd May 2019 8:47 AM

A WOMAN was taken to hospital with minor injuries after a car crashed into a gate post this morning.

Woman taken to hospital after car crashes into gate post

A WOMAN was taken to hospital with minor injuries after a car crashed into a gate post this morning.

Published a story 23rd May 2019 8:40 AM

A WOMAN is due to appear in court next month charged with drink driving after an early morning traffic intercept.

Police nab drunk and drug drivers in random patrols

A WOMAN is due to appear in court next month charged with drink driving after an early morning traffic intercept.

Published a story 21st May 2019 3:02 PM

SNEAK offenders breaking into homes through unlocked doors and windows are behind an increase in the number of break and enter offences across Toowoomba.

What's behind spike in recent Toowoomba home break-ins

SNEAK offenders breaking into homes through unlocked doors and windows are behind an increase in the number of break and enter offences across Toowoomba.

Published a story 16th May 2019 2:50 PM

THE first 5600 seedlings have been planted in the most globally advanced automated nursery in Southbrook, heralding a new age in horticulture.

Boomaroo's world-class nursery heralds new age

THE first 5600 seedlings have been planted in the most globally advanced automated nursery in Southbrook, heralding a new age in horticulture.

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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.