Workplace horror: Doctors use toe to replace crushed thumb

Dean Reid lost his ring fingers on both hands and his right thumb when industrial rollers he was working with closed on him in May last year.

Why National Safe Work Month is so important

Ipswich traffic cops prepared for huge weekend

Senior Sergeant Troy Hamilton is reminding people to drive safely this Christmas period. Photo: David Nielsen / The Queensland Times

Police out in force as holiday makers come home

West Moreton's $8 million health budget blow out

The latest performance results are out for Ipswich Hospital. Photo in operating theatre.
Photo: Kate Czerny / The Queensland Times

Pressure mounts on financially strained service






FRI Sep 30: Kick the Kilos leaderboard

IT'S almost the long weekend, which means you should be getting outdoors to rack up some extra kilometres for your town!

Why this kitchen gadget has won my heart...

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It’s no surprise the NutriBullet is a gadget that has won my heart.

'My twin would be proud': Lauren kicks 33kg in 32 weeks

KICKING GOALS AND KILOS: Grand Finalist in the Rapid Loss weight-loss competition, Hervey Bay's Lauren Kertland is now living life to the fullest.

In 32 weeks Lauren dropped from 94kg to 61kg

WED Sep 28: Kick the Kilos leaderboard

Portrait of athletic mature woman resting after jogging. Beautiful senior blonde woman running at the park on a sunny day. Female runner listening to music while jogging.

NOT too much movement on the Kick the Kilos leaderboard.

Health signs up to QT club

COUNT US IN: Ipswich hospital staff have joined the QT Kick the Kilo campaign and are now recording their workouts on our club App Strava. (l.tor.) Clinical Midwife Susan Neuendorff, Dr Stewart Booth, Brendan Dieckmann and registered nurses Nicole Kovasen and Keely Johnson.

Ipswich Hospital staff are signing up to our Strava Fitness App

Four simple ways to spring-clean your diet

Your mum was right: Eat your vegetables

TUES Sept 27: Kick the Kilos leaderboard

young fitness woman runner running on sunrise road

AND Tweed is back in the game.

WATCH: Police release CCTV footage of Goodna robbery

Masked men armed with large hammer hold up store

Axe-wielding man jailed for threatening family in their home

Court heard 26-year-old entered the Peak Crossing home with the weapon

Woman's $400 fine for late night 'white trash' street row

Teen's job keeps her out of trouble, court hears

Meet the Laidley bartender we are proud to call UGLY

JAMIE-LEE McCluskey is Queensland's second ugliest bartender but she's not repulsive, in fact, she's quite the opposite.

9000 reasons to support our community clubs

Lifesaving clubs provide a valuable community service, along with other community clubs.

50% of clubs earn no revenue from poker machines

Ipswich people love heritage

Travel through the city centre and learn about the early history of Ipswich - Queensland's oldest provincial city.

Locals prove their love for heritage

Ipswich chook breeder continues family tradition at Ekka

ON SHOW: Ipswich resident Jack Renke has entered the Poultry, Pigeons and Birds Competition at the Ekka.

Ipswich teen hoping for a show-stopping finish

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5 things to do these holidays

What's on in Ipswich during the school holidays

Little Theatre playing big shows

Robyn Harm appears in the ILT production Cruise Missile

Ipswich Little Theatre presents the Deckchairs series

Family fights to stop more deaths from rare disease

A charity gold day will be held in honour of Camiras Paul McMahon who died of amyloidosis on November 4 last year.Photo: Contributed

The life-threatening condition you've probably never heard of

Grace Grace explains racing finances

GOOD OIL: Racing Minister Grace Grace (left) has unveiled the financials of the racing industry.

Ipswich Turf Club will know by March about future funding

Firm told to apologise, pay back $16K to Korean backpackers

Boonah Packing Pty Ltd supplied labour to one of Australia's leading carrot producers, Scott Moffat & Co, trading as Moffatt Fresh Produce who supply carrots to major supermarket chains like Woolworths and Aldi.

Boonah business caught ripping off foreign workers

Brisbane, Gold Coast airports hit by Border Force strikes

Extensive rolling stoppages to start today

Telstra business woman finalist

USQ boss nominated for top award

Hospital emergency: Thousands clog ED with minor issues

EMERGENCY CALL: Ipswich Hospital's emergency department has been swamped in the past 12 months by people presenting with very minor issues.

Residents need to stop presenting with only minor treatment issues

What you most want to see in the CBD

Reids Department Store, corner Brisbane and Bell Streets, Ipswich, early 1980s.

Here's what you said on Facebook

Paris Motor Show 2016

Renault Trezor Concept

Some of the highlights of the giant 2016 Paris Motor Show in France

QT Babes in Arms

Babies at Ipswich Hospital. Baby Heath to parents Chloe Fittock and Tim West.

Meet the cuties in the QT.

Ipswich persons of interest

The Terrace, North Ipswich Released September 6, 2016 Police believe the person pictured in this image may be able to assist officers with the investigation into a recent Shop steal - unlawfully take away goods which occurred on Thursday August 18 2016 at approximately 7:22PM .

Do you know these people? You could help solve crimes by looking at these police...

Cover image competition

'The Painted Sky' This mornings incredible Sunrise at Vernor, QLD.

HERE is this week's Facebook cover image as chosen by you. Congratulations to Bobby...

Crash on the Warrego Highway

A woman is fighting for life after a serious crash in Haigslea.

DIVERSIONS are in place near the Sundowner Saloon on the Warrego Highway following...

AWLQ's farewell from Ipswich pound

AWLQ's farewell from Ipswich pound

AWLQ's farewell from Ipswich pound

AWLQ's farewell from Ipswich pound

‘Baby Body Abode’

New store opened in Top of Town ‘Baby Body Abode’

2017 Kia Rio specifications and features

The 2017 Kia Rio goes on show at the Paris Motor Show.

The 2017 Kio Rio will be upgraded soon after launch.

Heading to NSW this long weekend? Don't get caught out

The long weekend is just about here, with one important difference

TOTALLY HOOKED: Anglers target Everglades' bass

PURSUIT OVER: Sam Stiller with a good-size bass.

Let's talk about native Australian species

Forza Horizon 3 review: Australia's never looked so good

Fancy racing a freight train?

Byron Bay, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Twelve Apostles feature

Rockmelon and prosciutto: a match made in heaven

Get your Rockmelon seeds with the paper today.

SOME foods were just made for each other...

328kmh! The world's fastest VW Beetle

FLYING DUB: Production VW Beetle's 2.0-litre engine modified to 405kW to help break the 200mph barrier.

Rapid bug smashes Beetle Land Speed Record

Marvel's Luke Cage S1E2: Code of the Streets review

Simone Missick and Mike Colter in a scene from the TV series Marvel's Luke Cage. Supplied by Netflix.

*WARNING: spoilers if you haven't seen Marvel's Luke Cage*

Kim Kardashian West 'sick of talking about Taylor Swift'

Kim Kardashian West is sick of talking about Taylor Swift.

Justin Bieber ordered to attend Miami deposition

Justin Bieber has been ordered to travel to Miami for a deposition

Beach-side real estate starts at $85k on Fraser Coast

HERVEY BAY REAL ESTATE: You can buy this townhouse in Scarness for under $300k.

Live your beach-living dream locally.

$40million hotel, shops development project for Mackay

Mt Pleasant hotel and retirement accommodation, proposed at 194-202 Malcomson St.

$40m development to take Mackay to 'the next level'

Housing report points to a lift in local market

AFFORDABLE HOMES: First home buyers have the opportunity to purchase modern new homes in the Ipswich region for under $400,000.

Region shaping up as the "final frontier” for affordable housing

Investors out-bid first-home buyers in booming market

Housing generic.

Ipswich's housing market is putting more cash into sellers’ pockets

Another Ripley development

THE ENTRANCE: An overview of the last planned development for the fast growing Ripley area.

85 more home lots released

How people on the dole help the RSPCA

NEW SKILLS: Lucas Silvestri is taking part in the RSPCA Work for the Dole scheme with dog, Kale.

Animal welfare charity to use programme at new Ipswich site

Look who’s hiring: Five jobs you can apply for right now

Handsome plumber looking at sink holding clipboard

'Above award rates for the right applicant'

Mining contract firm expands to Papua New Guinea and WA

CQ Field Mining general manager Dean Scott (right) and his staff at Paget (from left) Danny Chrzanowski, Liam Keighran, Jason Holt, Julie Hope, Kirsty Head, Sara Aston and Sharon McLean.

Almost 100 applicants as expansion opens new job opportunities

Female only job listing rubs men up the wrong way

The ad on Seek.

Comments on social media suggest the ad is "sexist”.

New Rio poised to clinch Kia top 10 position

The 2017 Kia Rio goes on show at the Paris Motor Show.

The 2017 Kia Rio has the potential to entrench Kia as a top 10 brand

The Ford Mustang you really want: V8 GT road test and review

RIGHT PONY: There's the Mustang with the sensible four-cylinder engine, and then there's this, the proper one. The V8 Mustang GT Fastback with manual gearbox is a purist's dream.

Pure rear wheel drive muscle in Ford's firecracker

Massive auction expected to have tradies in 'Hilux heaven'

Hassalls general manager Steve Walls is promising bidders \"Hilux heaven\".

“HILUX HEAVEN” is heading to our region, auctioneers are promising.

December arrival for Holden's new $21,990 Astra

ASTRA ARRIVAL: Multi-award winning Opel Astra arrives here in December sporting a Holden badge and high hopes of boosting the brand as local manufacturing winds up.

European Car of the Year a key Holden model

REVEALED: Queensland's fuel theft hotspots

The number of petrol theft cases in Queensland is on the increase

Cattle injured in truck rollover near meatworks

A truck carrying cattle has rolled near the Teys meatworks on Lakes Creek Road.

Truck rolls over, some cattle injured