October 2019

Published a story 18th Oct 2019 10:49 AM

A 19-YEAR-OLD man charged with the rape of a teenage girl in a town west of Toowoomba has been remanded in custody.

Man, 19, accused of raping teen girl remanded in custody

A 19-YEAR-OLD man charged with the rape of a teenage girl in a town west of Toowoomba has been remanded in custody.

Published a story 17th Oct 2019 2:03 PM

UPDATE: A MAN has been arrested over an alleged shooting incident in East Toowoomba during which a 54-year-old man suffered a hip injury.

Men charged after alleged East Toowoomba shooting

UPDATE: A MAN has been arrested over an alleged shooting incident in East Toowoomba during which a 54-year-old man suffered a hip injury.

Published a story 17th Oct 2019 11:56 AM

THE mother of a Toowoomba teen accused of a string of burglaries has told the lad he will end up dead like a man killed in a stolen car crash near Brisbane.

‘Johnboy is dead’: Double-fatal a warning for teen in court

THE mother of a Toowoomba teen accused of a string of burglaries has told the lad he will end up dead like a man killed in a stolen car crash near Brisbane.

Published a story 17th Oct 2019 9:23 AM

FAMILY members witnessed the shooting of a man at an East Toowoomba home after a dispute over money erupted into violence.

Family witnesses man shot in dispute over money

FAMILY members witnessed the shooting of a man at an East Toowoomba home after a dispute over money erupted into violence.

Published a story 17th Oct 2019 4:59 AM

MAN accused of driving a stolen car that hit and killed a father in a horror crash before allegedly spitting blood at police is to be charged from his hospital bed.

Alleged double-fatal driver to face court from hospital bed

MAN accused of driving a stolen car that hit and killed a father in a horror crash before allegedly spitting blood at police is to be charged from his hospital bed.

Published a story 16th Oct 2019 12:49 PM

A TOOWOOMBA man was killed instantly when the stolen car he was a passenger in collided head-on with a car north of Brisbane.

Toowoomba man killed in Brisbane crash identified

A TOOWOOMBA man was killed instantly when the stolen car he was a passenger in collided head-on with a car north of Brisbane.

Published a story 16th Oct 2019 10:03 AM

A UTE and a front-end loader have collided on the Warrego Highway west of Toowoomba.

Ute, heavy machinery collide in Warrego Highway crash

A UTE and a front-end loader have collided on the Warrego Highway west of Toowoomba.

Published a story 16th Oct 2019 8:04 AM

<strong>UPDATE: </strong>A dispute over money descended into an argument during which a man was shot in the hip in East Toowoomba last night.

Man shot in East Toowoomba after dispute over money

UPDATE: A dispute over money descended into an argument during which a man was shot in the hip in East Toowoomba last night.

Published a story 15th Oct 2019 5:34 PM

TWO juveniles are being questioned by police after their dramatic arrest in Newtown this afternoon.

Two juveniles taken into custody in North Toowoomba

TWO juveniles are being questioned by police after their dramatic arrest in Newtown this afternoon.

Published a story 15th Oct 2019 12:58 PM

HIS mission was to cross through 48 United States cities in as many days while raising funds and awareness for a cause close to his heart.

Police officer’s 48 states mission a winner

HIS mission was to cross through 48 United States cities in as many days while raising funds and awareness for a cause close to his heart.

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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.