April 2015

Commented on a story 1st Apr 2015 8:00 AM

THE Australian Institute of Personal Trainers launched one of their first Centres of Excellence in Toowoomba yesterday.

First training centre of excellence launched in Toowoomba

"It's all well and good to have these people who can make a difference to the community but the..."

Commented on a story 1st Apr 2015 7:59 AM

PLANS have been lodged with Toowoomba Regional Council to build a 500-room workers camp next to the Wellcamp Airport.

Plans for 500-room workers camp at Wellcamp Airport

"Perhaps this is the real reason the airport was constructed and all the other stuff about it was all..."

Commented on a story 1st Apr 2015 7:59 AM

<strong>UPDATE: </strong>Toowoomba police have issued a stern warning to young people that waving about replica guns is a silly and dangerous thing to do.

Police issue warning over replica gun at school

""Lockdown" ... a media word that makes me cringe when I read or hear it. The same with "On the ground'..."

March 2015

Commented on a story 31st Mar 2015 7:04 PM

AN Oakey woman chose to celebrate her new millionaire status with a special dinner as she let news of her $1,615,384.62 division one Gold Lotto win sink in.

Oakey woman joins Lotto millionaire club

"I won $80 in the same draw. I was ecstatic to get that."

Commented on a story 30th Mar 2015 7:35 AM

A CENTURY on from the seminal landings at Gallipoli research from family history website Ancestry shows Australians know little about the First World War.

100 years on and we still know little of Anzac history

""While Australians are proud of our shared Anzac heritage, many simply don't know the detail and some..."

Commented on a story 29th Mar 2015 1:58 PM

DESPITE living on opposite sides of the world, mothers Jeni Bonell and Wendy Jeub have 32 reasons to be life-long friends.

Toowoomba mum of 16 meets American mum of 16

"I say good on them. If they can have children then why not. I can't so they are making up for my non..."

Commented on a story 29th Mar 2015 1:56 PM

THOUSANDS of Toowomba residents will be joining cities around the world in going dark for 60 minutes at 8:30pm tonight as part of a global effort to show support for cutting carbon pollution.

Toowoomba to switch off lights to celebrate Earth Hour

"All you people who turn your power off for an hour are to blame for the high cost of electricity. The..."

Commented on a story 28th Mar 2015 5:14 PM

TOOWOOMBA woman Gail Blackley has had her parents’ war medals returned five months after they were stolen.

Parents’ war medals found

"Well done QPS."

Commented on a story 28th Mar 2015 8:51 AM

FLY-IN fly-out and long-distance commuting for work in regional Queensland will be scrutinised in a Queensland parliamentary committee.

Parliament committee looks at fly-in fly-out health impacts

"It's simple. Some (many) aren't cut out for FIFO work. The money attracts them and they're blind to the..."

Commented on a story 28th Mar 2015 8:51 AM

THE Toowoomba Grammar School Art Show convener Pam Brown is predicting thousands of art fans will attend the exhibition on the weekend.

$145,000 painting to attract art fans

"I love art, as in paintings. It's not the cost that gets me in (remember Blue Poles ... rubbish!), it's..."

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