Family of slain grandfather welcomes guilty plea

Ariik Mayot was arrested by police after attacking Ipswich grandfather Lindsay Ede in Goodna. Photo: Contributed

"Coward punch" killer could serve life in jail

Rally over land clearing in Ipswich today

Helen Darbellay releasing a koala at Hardy's campground at Purga on Friday. Photo: Sarah Harvey / The Queensland Times

Group wants the council to take a more active role

What's on this weekend

Artist Eric Lennartson is in the process of completing his huge tape sculpture at the Ipswich Art Gallery.

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How to survive a bushfire in your car

IT SOUNDS like a nightmare, but it can happen.

Eight reasons to join the RFS

SPREAD across 93% of Queensland, the Rural Fire Service has about 36,000 volunteers. And you could be one of them.

What if my insurer gives me grief?

CLAIMING your insurance cover after a natural disaster can go one of two ways. It can be a breeze, or like pulling teeth.

Keeping the kilos off for good takes commitment

YOU'VE put in the blood, sweat and tears to kick the kilos but reaching your goal weight is only half the battle.

FINAL WEEK: Get fit for summer with Sally

Sally Fitzgibbons has joined us in our quest for a healthier region. Photo: contributed

It's the last week of our getting fit for summer with Sally series

Diet trumps exercise in battle of the bulge

It takes a lot of work to burn off your favourite foods

Get summer fit with Sally Fitzgibbons: Week 11

Sally Fitzgibbons has joined us in our quest for a healthier region.

It's getting hot and by you should almost be summer fit

Why seniors should focus on fitness

Aussies who embrace exercise in later years reap the health benefits

Sally Fitz's Breakfast of champions

It's easy, tasty and not too unhealthy

Kick the Kilos with Sally Fitz: Week 10

Sally Fitzgibbons has joined us in our quest for a healthier region. Photo: contributed

Here are nine exercises to get your bod ready for the beach

How one man proved an Ipswich magistrate wrong

Man successfully appealed traffic conviction, proved magistrate made error

Man to stand trial following armed robbery

He has been remanded in custody

PHOTO: Man on the run after knife point robbery

Woman threatened and cash stolen, police looking for man

FLOOD RISK: Mayors launch plan to protect $260M industry

A COMPREHENSIVE plan to deal with the flood risk to rivers and lakes in the Lockyer Valley has been launched.

How Ipswich teen went from refugee camp to entrepreneur

BIG IDEAS: Seventeen-year-old Salomon Lukonga is trying to raise $10,000 to start a clothing line and send 30% of the profits back to help people  in The Congo.

Salomon Lukonga campaigns to help people in war torn country

PHOTOS: Ipswich sport elite honoured

WELL DONE: Junior Sportsperson of the Year finalist Jacob Bell (rodeo) shared the awards night with his grandmother Ellen Pennell.

Awards showcase region's top talent

120 Swickers workers get welcome to Ipswich barbecue

HAPPY DAYS: Swickers workers get a barbecue welcome to Ipswich at their new facility at Wulkuraka.

Hundreds of pigs processed on first day of operations

Rail guru questions QR decision on trains

Rail Back on Track's Robert Dow.

Robert Dow goes into bat for commuters on Ipswich-Rosewood line

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Five things to do this weekend

Your guide to what's on in Ipswich

Your gig guide to a great night out in Ipswich

Atmosphere Band are playing at Brothers Leagues Club.

Here's the latest on the live music scene in the city

Diverse influences key for Young Franco

Brisbane producer Young Franco is touring with UV boi in January

Emerge's Calen Le Couteur recently caught up with Young Franco

BREAKING: World-famous burger bar coming to Ipswich

Getta Burger are coming to Ipswich.

GETTA Burger announces when and where it will open.

New pizza restaurant opens in Ipswich

TOP TOPPINGS: Fun loving couple Jackie Dubois and  David Maddern are opening a new pizza shop in the Top of Town on Wednesday.

PREPARE to salivate with these unique menu items.

REVEALED: Plan for drones to fight crime in Ipswich

I CAN SEE YOU: Drones, run by Safe City, are the next stage in Ipswich Mayor Paul Pisasale's public safety campaign.

Safe City eye in the sky the Mayor's next move on public safety

Ipswich coal miner doubles cash flow as prices lift

PRICE LIFT: An increase in coal prices has brought relied for New Hope coal mine workers at Acland.

In April this year, thermal coal prices fell as low as $70 per tonne

Fist fight fallout at Metropole continues

FOCUS: The management of the Metropole Hotel is taking steps to improve patron behaviour.

Pub to beef up security as extended trading hours approved

Maha insists his Springfield vision will not split Ipswich

HAPPY IN IPSWICH: Springfield Land Corporation chairman Maha Sinnathamby says there is "no reason” why his excellent relationship with Ipswich City Council will not continue.

BUSINESSMAN says booming region will remain in Ipswich.

Brisbane photography tour

Brisbane scenes using a Nikon D3400 entry level DSLR.

We put Nikon's new D3400 to the test during a photography tour of Brisbane.

Oh Christmas tree, Oh Christmas tree

It's going to be a rough Christmas.

Thank you to everyone who shared a pic of their Christmas tree on our Facebook...

GALLERY: Maserati, boat, memorabilia bought by Luke Moore

Boats, cars and memorabilia Luke Moore bought with $2.1 million he overdrew from St George Bank

Photos of the items Luke Moore bought with $2.1 million he overdrew from St George...

Victoria's Secret supermodels wow in 2016 Paris show

Models take to the catwalk during the 2016 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show at the Grand Palais in Paris

All the wonder and beauty of the 2016 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show at the Grand...

Rockton, Ipswich

Rockton, Ipswich

The Rockton ballroom will open its doors for an opera.

Australia's most beautiful weather captured by the BOM

The most beautiful weather images compiled by the Bureau of Meteorology for its 2016 calendar

Bureau of Meteorology's 2017 Australian Weather Calendar has compiled 13 stunning...

WATCH QTV: City to sizzle as mercury spikes

An image of Australia's maximum temperatures on Saturday, as the heatwave strikes much of southern Queensland and northern NSW.

A heatwave, an inflatable water park, crime fighting drones and a foodies delight...

WATCH QTV: Burgers and pizzas make for foodies delight

Getta Burger are coming to Ipswich.

Ipswich foodies have two more reasons to get excited with two new restaurants...

WATCH QTV: Water wonderland to smite heatwave

Water Wonderland

The opening of the world's largest inflatable water park in Ipswich couldn't have...

Singer tunes in to first movie role

Tori Kelly voices the character Meena in the movie Sing.

Musician Tori Kelly voices Meena the teenage elephant in Sing

How porn is causing impotence in otherwise healthy men

Masculinity expert says porn may be causing impotence

Gold Coast turns on a family theme

Surfers Paradise is the ideal family getaway.

Slow down on the glitter strip

Nikon D3400: Great way to start out in a DSLR

Brisbane scenes using a Nikon D3400 entry level DSLR.

SnapBridge connectivity makes sharing great photos on social easy

how to satisfy their warring

Relax and spa concept. Woman with a flower in hair relaxing in a pool at Krabi, Thailand.

If you're combing work with pleasure you are right on trend

What not to do at the office Christmas party

Let your hair down....just don't forget it's a work function

David Attenborough on facing his mortality

Sir David Attenborough in a scene from the TV special The Death of the Oceans.

Life without Sir David Attenborough is hard to imagine

Goooodbye Hamish and Andy (from our radios)

Hamish and Andy

The pair have been on air since 2006

Saying "I do" changed Shia's outlook on marriage

Shia LaBeouf has a new outlook on marriage since he tied the knot.

Morrison signs off on new affordable rental model

Australia's Treasurer Scott Morrison speaks during a press conference after a meeting of the Council of Federal Financial Relations at Parliament House in Canberra, Friday, Dec. 2, 2016.

Scott Morrison signed off on development of a new financing model

New 1200-seat Mormon church to open in Ipswich

COMMUNITY: Barbara MacDonald of Springfield Lakes with her children from left, Jacob, 6, Charlotte, 2, Joseph, 4, Emily, 9, and Lachlan, 8, outside the newly built Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints at Augustine Heights.

One of Australia's largest Mormon churches will open this month

REVEALED: 25 of Ipswich's cheapest houses

8 Trumper St, East Ipswich, Offers above $230,000.

Old and neglected homes in hot demand with renovators

Coast high-flyer's fight back from bankruptcy, $72m debt

Scott Juniper went from millionaire developer to declaring bankruptcy in2012, now he is back on top of his game again with new developments including this one in Coolum.

'Apocalyptic lending storm' causes financial collapse.

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WHO'S HIRING: Seven Ipswich jobs available this weekend

Job seekers read the job advertisements on large boards at the Ipswich Showgrounds where the Australian Government Jobs and Skills Expo was held today (140613).
Photo: Claudia Baxter / The Queensland Times

Entry level and experienced workers wanted

$20,000 if you can give someone a job in regional Qld

In outback Queensland, youth unemployment has topped 33%

$512 million motorway upgrade creates 1300 jobs

Traffic congestion is an issue at the intersection of Wembley Road and the Logan Motorway.

$512 million project gets the green light from State Government

Why no one over 50 can land a job

It's becoming increasingly hard for those over 50 to land a job

Labour market woes continue with slack movement in jobs

The employment market is still a source of disappointment

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Mercedes-Benz C300 Cabrio road test and review

GOING TOPLESS: Experiencing the $100,000 Mercedes-Benz C300 Cabrio with a heat-filled and quiet cabin good enough to enjoy in year-round temperatures.

Dropping the lid on Mercedes-Benz's superb C-Class

Stunning Jaguar XKSS continuation specials arrive

RICH MAN'S PLAYTHING: $1.7million XKSS continuation specials are brand new creations by Jaguar Classic, and are road-going versions of the stunning Le Mans-winning D-Types.

"New original" Jaguar XKSS based on 1957 originals

Chinese LDV to enter the dual-cab ute market

CHINESE BUILT: LDV T60 expected compete in the sub-$30k dual cab ute market, and will arrive boasting decent specification.

Chinese utes coming to Australia in second half of 2017

Lexus IS 2017 range road test and review

LUXURIOUS DETAIL: The features list grows with the IS's mid-life update, and prices now start from $59,340 for the 200t Luxury.

Mid-life update for Lexus' luxurysmall sedan

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