BREAKING: Ipswich-Rosewood rail back this weekend

Premier steps in to ensure commuters get their trains back

Customers refunded for peak hour train delays

Multiple services including the Springfield line were delayed for up to 45 minutes following a series of operational issues.

Multiple services were delayed for up to 45 minutes

I have a big fish for Redbank: Pisasale

BIG FISH ON LINE: Ipswich Mayor Paul Pisasale has congratulated Asahi on securing a site in Heathwood but says he has big plans for the Redbank Motorway site.

Ipswich misses Asahi but global player in the pipeline

A little taste of Russia

FUN NIGHT OUT: Innessa will play Studio 188 on Saturday.

A blend of folk and world music at Studio 188 this weekend

Woman hurt in 5m fall from window ledge

A bushwalker has been taken to hospital suffering from exhaustion.

QAS report that the incident occurred at about 7.25am

COMMENT: Toy Run builds solid reputation

Give them a complimentary wave or a toot of the car horn.

Give them a complimentary wave or a toot of the car horn

Police find replica weapon on Ipswich 'gunman'

ILLEGAL: One of the replica hand guns seized by police at a Lagoon Grass property.

The 30-year-old was seen carry the replica on Thorn St

Tiny tot's struggle touches big hearts

BIG HEARTS: After the QT's article sharing toddler Mayana's story the community quickly offered the cash needed to help her to play in water for the first time.

Ipswich community answers her family's call for help

Ipswich City Properties asset portfolio retains its value

Ipswich City Council Administration Building, South Street, Ipswich. Photo: Claudia Baxter / The Queensland Times

New website launched by Ipswich City Council

INSIDE STORY: The highlights of your $150 million CBD

GRAND PLAN: The highlights of the Ipswich CBD redevelopment and where they will be located.

Work on city heart's radical transformation to begin next year

REVEALED: Timeline for CBD redevelopment

The new redevelopment of the CBD will take place in stages.

Lindsay gives the good oil on when the work will begin

PHOTOS: World class CBD to lift Ipswich

An artist's impressions of the future Ipswich city mall.

Grand plans to transform city heart unveiled today

Highrise job earns big praise

TOP JOB: Andrew Doré at the 480 Queen building his company worked on.

Ipswich contractor expanding

LETTER: Coal may bring jobs but at what cost?

New Hope Group is undertaking an extensive rehabilitation program at its New Acland coal mine.

This will kill the Queensland economy

Devastating hailstorms cost Mary Valley farmer $500,000

DEVASTATED: Rob Price of Imbil with his damaged avacado trees after golf ball size hail hit last week.

Rob Price and his wife are just two of many who are devastated.

Mine worker questioned over time spent in ute

All hands were on deck fixing a dragline while fitter Brice Little was reclined in his ute listening to the radio- but was he asleep?

Fair Work to decide if BMA mine worker was asleep or bludging

100 jobs by Christmas challenge earns government praise

Employment Minister Grace Grace applauds Warwick businessman's challenge.

State Government praise for Warwick businessman's challenge.

Wagners challenge $235m rail transfer hub InterlinkSQ

The prize is the lucrative inland rail freight business

Media boss says readers will be the winners in News Corp deal

APN Australian Regional Media CEO Neil Monaghan with a copy of the Daily Mercury

The ACCC said it could see no barriers to the deal to go ahead

9 tips to avoid credit card theft online this Christmas

Online shopping is on the rise, but is it good for us?

Aussies plan to do 40% of their Christmas shopping online this year

LETTER: Rosewood rail failures making us all give up hope

Queensland Rail needs to get its act together, and quick

LETTER: Pollies need to come under spotlight

WAS it fair for APN newspaper's to publish this picture to bring the prime minister's attention to the urgent need of our readers and the region?

OVER the last few years our political system has been undermined.

LETTER: Child support system needs investigation

Billy Gordon, former Labor MP for Cook

How about investigating every non-compliant child support payer?

Coach Leah's fantastic year

Ipswich Indoor Sports Centre owners Kevin and Leah Ala-Outinen.

Netball mentor earns national role

Ipswich memories shared as Tweed complex closes

Quirky occurrence in final race

OPINION: It's inappropriate for teachers to wear that shirt

Teachers should not wear this shirt in class.

Teachers should not be wearing anything that hints at politics.

Two in hospital, one escapes injury in night of crashes

A driver has escape injury after a car rolled on the Bruce Hwy

Planners deny 'discrimination' over Muslim restrictions

MOSQUE MATTERS: The mayors of Toowoomba past listen to Imam Abdul Kader of the Garden City Mosque put his view forward in council chambers. Wednesday Dec 7, 2016.

The councillors present barely made up the required quorum of six

Man robbed and stabbed by teen in park

A 23-year-old man has been stabbed while being robbed overnight.

Fossil find reveals first dinosaur skeleton in amber

 The full amber piece. Chestnut brown feathers sprout from the fossilised tail of the dinosaur. (Supplied: Royal Saskatchewan Museum (RSM/R.C. McKellar))

Tail fragment is believed to have belonged to a young dinosaur

Quake near Solomon Islands sparks tsunami warning

Tsunami travel time contours in hours, beginning from the earthquake origin time. Photo / Potential Tsunami Warning Center

Experts are currently assessing the severity of the threat

4-month investigation to take down teen 'drug king'

Flynn Brown, 18, is accused of dealing a 'large amount' of drugs in the Byron Bay area.

Teen accused of selling 'large amounts' of drugs in the Byron area

One in four waiting in Grafton emergency department

About one quarter of Grafton Base Hospital patients stay in the emergency department for more than four hours.

Grafton emergency department is doing better than the NSW average

Former Grafton priest jailed for Newcastle child sex

A Coast pensioner has been refused bail after being charged with drug trafficking.

He sexually preyed on children before he left the Grafton Diocese

REVEALED: Costs add up for Federal MPs

SPENDING: Capricornia MP Michelle Landry and Dawson MP George Christensen's office costs were each more than $100,000 in the first six months of this year.

Federal Parliamentarians' expenditure listed

Dog owners pay thousands more in registration fees

Revelations dog owners pay 10 times more than they should.

Revelations dog owners pay 10 times more than they should.

How one tackle forever changed Coast man's life

Jayden Trace will never be the same again after he was badly hurt during a game of rugby league.

Knee injury so bad it's classed the same as a leg amputation

Paris chokes for second day

Paris has been hit by heavy smog in recent days.

'Lid of pollution'chokes Paris

Aleppo: 150,000 'threatened with extinction'

East Aleppo residents flee the violence at a checkpoint manned by pro-government forces in Maysaloun, Aleppo, on December 8 2016 AFP

'We are calling for a halt to the bombing and guarantees of passage'

US won't be superpower by 2020 under Trump

US president-elect Donald Trump

Man who predicted collapse of USSR has dire warning for United States

Climate change warning for Trump: 'kill yourself'

The earth is under threat from global warming.

Nearly half the species on earth failing to cope with global warming

Owner finds house demolished after letterbox mix up

While the property has 200 on the letterbox it is in fact 198.

Why Toowoomba Ghost Chasers page vanished

Toowoomba Ghost Chasers photographed a mysterious red 'figure' spotted at Drayton Cemetery.

The page gained attention worldwide for its ghoulish videos

Jugger: The next epic sport you need in your life

ACTION PACKED: Jugger is not a sport for the faint-hearted.

It is one third quidditch, one third jousting and one third rugby

Festive volunteer positions to spread good fortune

LOADS OF LOVE: Metrocare and Lifeline are overwhelmed by the generous Toowoomba support of their Christmas food drive. Photo Bev Lacey / The Chronicle

Volunteer Santas, carolers, gift wrappers, museum assistants wanted

Is Banksy in New Zealand taunting John Key?

A curious image of John Key has popped up overnight

Welcome to Airli Beach? E goes missing

The E from the Welcome to Airlie Beach sign was  stolen.

Councillor not happy after theft of letter from sign

Doco tells the story of Aussie surfboard pioneers

Gordon Woods (far right) in a 1966 ad for his surf shop. He is the subject of a documentary about the Brookvale Mafia airing on Foxtel.

THE Brookvale six were united in the love of their craft.

Kernaghan's a 'boy from the bush' with a timeless quality

Country music singer Lee Kernaghan.

Lee Kernaghan is celebrating the 25th year of his breakthrough song.

Irina Shayk and Bradley Cooper happy as baby looms

Irina Shayk and Bradley Cooper are in an "extremely happy place"

Your guide to a great night out in Ipswich

The best live music gigs in the city and surrounds

Schoolyard friendship inspired pet project

LET'S DANCE: Sunhaus is this week's featured band in our Emerge series.

Sunhaus on The Beach Boys, their debut EP and songwriting

Brad Pitt bids to keep custody battle private

Brad Pitt will go to court to keep his custody battle private