Less than a month into the 2020-21 season and two farmers have lost part of their winter crop to fire. But the Rural Fire Service is getting proactive. It has water bombers fuelled and ready to fly at the first sign of smoke.
The festival is one of the best in Australia. It brings in thousands of visitors who sample local flavours, enjoy the region’s natural beauty and spend money in our shops, hotels and pubs … and it is not the Carnival of Flowers
Contrary to what you read on social media the rate of burglaries, car theft and property crime dropped significantly in the past year. This is why.
For years students were taught to stand up for their mates if they are bullied in the playground, but new research suggests this hurts the victim by making the abuse more public, damaging their reputation.
Police have charged a man after he rammed a motorcyclist on the Toowoomba Range in the peak hour traffic, before repeatedly punching him in the head.
A fight between two teenagers left one in hospital with a stab wounds. His alleged attacker will face the Toowoomba Childrens Court today.
Motorists are advised to avoid one of Toowoomba’s busiest intersections after a truck crashed into traffic lights.
MORE the three quarters of renters are worried about their financial prospects and a large portion are dipping into their savings and super to pay household bills.
THE Bureau of Meteorology has forecast big rainfall totals at the weekend. While welcome at any other time of the year, it could spell trouble for Darling Downs farmers with a crop in the ground, ready to harvest.
Firefighters are working to free a driver trapped after his truck rolled and a rescue helicopter has been called to the scene.