What authorities don't want you to know in times of crisis

What authorities don't want you to know in times of crisis

Authorities not telling us all we need to know in times of crisis.

Woman’s past returns to haunt her after release from prison

premium_icon Woman’s past returns to haunt her after release from prison

Freshly released from prison, one woman’s mistake came back to bite her during...

New rules for candidates intending to run as groups

premium_icon New rules for candidates intending to run as groups

It will be illegal for groups of candidates to conduct group campaigning activities...


Local News

Man forces elderly woman to be getaway driver

premium_icon Man forces elderly woman to be getaway driver

A 76-year-old woman has allegedly been forced to be a driver in a daring getaway, after a man escaped from police custody west of Brisbane.

PFAS contamination and the public’s right to know

premium_icon PFAS contamination and the public’s right to know

PFAS information has remained limited as Ipswich residents continue to fight for answers.

Volunteer fireys hose down Blue Card demands

premium_icon Volunteer fireys hose down Blue Card demands

With more than 15,000 volunteer firefighters yet to apply, the State Government has extended the deadline for them to secure Blue Cards.


Trainer supports call for increase in staying races

premium_icon Trainer supports call for increase in staying races

THE anomaly in Australian racing is that its most prestigious race, the Melbourne Cup, is over a distance rarely contested on the domestic scene.

Residents concerned with councillor responsibilities

premium_icon Residents concerned with councillor responsibilities

Residents are concerned councillors will not be able to go straight to operational groups within the council to fix local problems.

$2.4 million revamp of aged care community completed

premium_icon $2.4 million revamp of aged care community completed

The major renovation is the biggest building project at the facility for 25 years.

Subscriber Exclusives

    WATCH: Crooks smash up popular tavern pokie room, steal cash

    premium_icon WATCH: Crooks smash up popular tavern pokie room, steal cash

    Two men were caught on CCTV, dressed in white coveralls trashing the gaming room.

    International chef slow-cooking up a storm in new cafe

    premium_icon International chef slow-cooking up a storm in new cafe

    Mouth-watering meat is on the menu at a new Ipswich cafe in a Redbank estate.

    Candidate guide for 2020 election released

    premium_icon Candidate guide for 2020 election released

    Ipswich City Council today launches an Election 101 guide which includes everything you need to know about becoming a councillor or mayor.

    Bill has gone from toxic to radioactive

    premium_icon Bill has gone from toxic to radioactive

    Labor insiders are livid with former leader Bill Shorten, as the knives come out to stop what they believe is his treachery, writes Renee Viellaris.

    Coal emissions to be recycled in beer

    premium_icon Coal emissions to be recycled in beer

    An ambitious Australian-first project to reduce carbon emissions could lead to recycled carbon dioxide being used in beer and soft drinks. This is how it works.

    Students frock up for Lowood High School Formal

    premium_icon Students frock up for Lowood High School Formal

    Graduating students from Lowood High School walked the red carpet last week for their pre-formal.

    Worksite walk-off rule straight from CFMEU

    premium_icon Worksite walk-off rule straight from CFMEU

    The State Government is set to trial controversial “minimum conditions” first flagged by the CFMEU that would see workers down tools when the temperature hits 28C.

    Sport

    Match-winner shares thoughts on dramatic cricket tie

    premium_icon Match-winner shares thoughts on dramatic cricket tie

    The ever-competitive Laidley all-rounder didn’t expect to achieve his remarkable...

    Ipswich's latest national champs: Layla shares the joy

    premium_icon Ipswich's latest national champs: Layla shares the joy

    Ipswich duo share in national title glory

    New circuit raises the profile of city cycling

    premium_icon New circuit raises the profile of city cycling

    More opportunities for Ipswich cyclists than ever before.

    Community

    Local Business News

      Cinema, barber, medical centre proposed for giant truck stop

      premium_icon Cinema, barber, medical centre proposed for giant truck stop

      It is being called the biggest truck stop in Australia.

      Thieves cause $10,000 worth of damage to skating business

      premium_icon Thieves cause $10,000 worth of damage to skating business

      It is another blow for a business targeted by thieves in the past.

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        Entertainment

        Charlie’s Angels star teases sequel

        Charlie’s Angels star teases sequel

        Naomi Scott talks about the Charlie’s Angels reboot.

        The Aussie musician Iva Davies is ‘secretly jealous’ of

        premium_icon The Aussie musician Iva Davies is ‘secretly jealous’ of

        Icehouse front man envies songwriters who can still churn out songs.

        Gold Logie-winning actor accused of 'assaulting' a co-star

        premium_icon Gold Logie-winning actor accused of 'assaulting' a co-star

        Actor Craig McLachlan is accused of assaulting a female co-star.

        Singer goes topless on red carpet

        Singer goes topless on red carpet

        This star rocked up to the Latin Grammy Awards red carpet topless

        Real Estate

        Advice for first-home buyers: ‘Don’t bother’

        Advice for first-home buyers: ‘Don’t bother’

        A major policy has been described by experts as a dud

        Astonishing price for iconic Byron pub

        premium_icon Astonishing price for iconic Byron pub

        An astonishing price has been agreed for the famous Beach Hotel

        Magic home loan rate you should be paying

        premium_icon Magic home loan rate you should be paying

        Owner occupiers should be chasing interest rates under 3.2 per cent

        Famous Aussie property developer in $1.85m row

        premium_icon Famous Aussie property developer in $1.85m row

        Daniel Grollo and his wife are caught up in property legal dispute.

        Jobs

        $269,800 Aussie job nobody wants

        $269,800 Aussie job nobody wants

        But there’s a surprising reason why they just can’t be filled.

        $220m regional jobs policy under fire

        premium_icon $220m regional jobs policy under fire

        Ministerial panel that rejected 64 projects seeking $75.9m

        'Down to about $150': dad's desperate plea for work

        premium_icon 'Down to about $150': dad's desperate plea for work

        He returned home permanently after FIFO took a strain on his family.

        Microsoft’s 4-day working week stuns

        Microsoft’s 4-day working week stuns

        Microsoft boosts sales, productivity with 4-day working week

        Struggling to get a job? This is why it is so hard right now

        premium_icon Struggling to get a job? This is why it is so hard right now

        Competition for work has increased across Australia.

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        Motoring

        How waving your hand can make life better for truckies

        How waving your hand can make life better for truckies

        Doug Kirby's Wave At A Truckie campaign revs up Australia.

        Sleek and sexy hatch which justifies higher price tag

        premium_icon Sleek and sexy hatch which justifies higher price tag

        All-new hatch has impressive safety credentials and sexy exterior.

        Nissan fire fears as 450k vehicles recalled

        Nissan fire fears as 450k vehicles recalled

        Nissan has recalled 450k vehicles worldwide over fire fears.

        ‘Annie’ is a classy MG

        premium_icon ‘Annie’ is a classy MG

        PETER Kerr and his partner Carole Cooke are big fans of MG Roadsters.

        Better your odds at passing P-plate test

        premium_icon Better your odds at passing P-plate test

        It’s important learner drivers know the foundations of the road rules.

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