May 2020

Published a story 29th May 2020 6:37 PM

KAREN McGuire, a bookbinder and gold finisher by trade, is one of Highfields’ little gems.

The Highfields woman keeping the art of bookbinding alive

KAREN McGuire, a bookbinder and gold finisher by trade, is one of Highfields’ little gems.

Published a story 29th May 2020 6:27 PM

DEVELOPER Ian Knox is mothballing the massive Fernleigh housing project near Westbrook, laying the blame at the feet of Toowoomba Regional Council.

Fernleigh on ice; developer blames council department

DEVELOPER Ian Knox is mothballing the massive Fernleigh housing project near Westbrook, laying the blame at the feet of Toowoomba Regional Council.

Published a story 29th May 2020 6:17 PM

COMMUNITY and business leaders across Toowoomba have shown their support for The Chronicle.

LEADERS: Why we need newspapers to continue in print

COMMUNITY and business leaders across Toowoomba have shown their support for The Chronicle.

Published a story 28th May 2020 4:05 PM

A LAND development company headed by Toowoomba businessman Mark Peart has been tipped into liquidation.

Liquidation for Peart's multi-million dollar land venture

A LAND development company headed by Toowoomba businessman Mark Peart has been tipped into liquidation.

Published a story 27th May 2020 7:41 PM

TSBE CEO Ali Davenport said it was "difficult to see how Toowoomba could go from having one of the lowest unemployment rates in Australia to the highest".

Bid for better understanding of city's unemployment figures

TSBE CEO Ali Davenport said it was "difficult to see how Toowoomba could go from having one of the lowest unemployment rates in Australia to the highest".

Published a story 27th May 2020 4:55 PM

AFTER just two and a half months on the market and more than 40 groups through its doors, the award-winning home at 12 Thorley Ct, Middle Ridge, has sold.

Award-winning Middle Ridge home fetches top dollar

AFTER just two and a half months on the market and more than 40 groups through its doors, the award-winning home at 12 Thorley Ct, Middle Ridge, has sold.

Published a story 27th May 2020 4:45 PM

A BID by Ridley Agriproducts to remove the 600 tonne a day processing threshold on its mill in King St at Clifton has been knocked back by Toowoomba Regional Council.

Changes to Clifton mill’s operation partly approved

A BID by Ridley Agriproducts to remove the 600 tonne a day processing threshold on its mill in King St at Clifton has been knocked back by Toowoomba Regional Council.

Published a story 26th May 2020 4:21 PM

TOOWOOMBA’s property market is holding strong, according to Real Estate Institute of Queensland Toowoomba/Darling Downs zone chair Katie Knight.

Toowoomba property market holding strong

TOOWOOMBA’s property market is holding strong, according to Real Estate Institute of Queensland Toowoomba/Darling Downs zone chair Katie Knight.

Published a story 26th May 2020 9:20 AM

ARE you looking for your next family home? Want something a little different? Here are three homes from around Toowoomba you should check out.

GALLERY: Stunning homes just listed for sale

ARE you looking for your next family home? Want something a little different? Here are three homes from around Toowoomba you should check out.

Published a story 24th May 2020 5:16 PM

RILEY O’Toole was told he probably wouldn’t live to see his 18th birthday – but he’s defying the odds, working on a Cert II in Rural Operations at Ag Training.

Toowoomba teen defying odds after losing both kidneys

RILEY O’Toole was told he probably wouldn’t live to see his 18th birthday – but he’s defying the odds, working on a Cert II in Rural Operations at Ag Training.

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Matthew is a journalist with The Chronicle. He joined the team in September 2017, after spending two years as the editor of the Chinchilla News and Murilla Advertiser. He started his career as a cadet at the Whitsunday Coast Guardian in Proserpine in 2014.