August 2018

Published a story 14th Aug 2018 4:22 PM

AS THREE armed offenders storm a Toowoomba service station, 300 senior school students watch on and piece together the jigsaw of clues that will solve the crime

Toowoomba students investigate police service careers

AS THREE armed offenders storm a Toowoomba service station, 300 senior school students watch on and piece together the jigsaw of clues that will solve the crime

Published a story 14th Aug 2018 4:13 PM

THE community knows best the people who influence and shape their lives.

POWER 100: Garden City influencers as voted by you

THE community knows best the people who influence and shape their lives.

Published a story 14th Aug 2018 1:22 PM

UPDATE: ONE person is being airlifted to Brisbane after a deadly head-on collision on the Western Downs

Two killed in head-on crash on rural Queensland road

UPDATE: ONE person is being airlifted to Brisbane after a deadly head-on collision on the Western Downs

Published a story 14th Aug 2018 8:47 AM

EMERGENCY responders say a truck driver pinned under a prime mover is lucky to have escaped more serious injuries after a rollover on the Western Downs.

Truck driver pinned under prime mover for two hours

EMERGENCY responders say a truck driver pinned under a prime mover is lucky to have escaped more serious injuries after a rollover on the Western Downs.

Published a story 13th Aug 2018 3:09 PM

DISCARDED ashes from a campfire at a Ballandean property sparked a fast-moving bushfire which destroyed a cottage and vintage truck on Sunday.

Cottage, vintage truck destroyed in fast-moving bushfire

DISCARDED ashes from a campfire at a Ballandean property sparked a fast-moving bushfire which destroyed a cottage and vintage truck on Sunday.

Published a story 13th Aug 2018 8:26 AM

A LIGHT aircraft pilot has walked away uninjured from a forced landing in the Lockyer Valley this morning.

LUCKY ESCAPE: Pilot forced to land plane

A LIGHT aircraft pilot has walked away uninjured from a forced landing in the Lockyer Valley this morning.

Published a story 12th Aug 2018 1:44 PM

POLICE are investigating after a safety fence which borders a major highway was damaged twice in as many nights.

Highway safety fence damaged twice in as many nights

POLICE are investigating after a safety fence which borders a major highway was damaged twice in as many nights.

Published a story 12th Aug 2018 12:39 PM

A SMALL rural community fighting to save its town hall is throwing open the doors to a fundraiser this weekend.

Big Boodua Bash fights for town's historic hall

A SMALL rural community fighting to save its town hall is throwing open the doors to a fundraiser this weekend.

Published a story 10th Aug 2018 2:59 PM

DENIS Wagner is an undeniable captain of industry and champion for regional investment.

REVEALED: Our most powerful person's vision for city

DENIS Wagner is an undeniable captain of industry and champion for regional investment.

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Tara started with APN in 2010 after graduating with a journalism and politics degree from Griffith University in Brisbane. After two-and-a-half years working on APN papers in the Bowen Basin in Central Queensland, she joined the team at The Chronicle in February 2013. In September that year she took over the reins of the Rural Weekly.