Community News

Tue 29 Jan 2019

Hundreds lose power after truck brings down powerlines

Hundreds lose power after truck brings down powerlines

Energex crews are working to restore power to more than 300 properties after an earlier incident.

Sighting spurs hope for family of missing woman

Sighting spurs hope for family of missing woman

The son of missing woman Pauline Hutt has been looking for his mum for more than five decades, just when he was losing hope a possible sighting occurred.

Mon 28 Jan 2019

Two rescue choppers called after seven hurt in rollover

Two rescue choppers called after seven hurt in rollover

Seven patients, including two children, were transported to hospital in a variety of conditions as a result of the crash.

Sun 27 Jan 2019

Zontians, Amelia Earhart luggage tags and centenary aprons

premium_icon Zontians, Amelia Earhart luggage tags and centenary aprons

Zonta celebrate its 40th birthday this year.

Sat 26 Jan 2019

Your ultimate guide to Australia Day events in Ipswich

premium_icon Your ultimate guide to Australia Day events in Ipswich

30 ways to celebrate Australia Day in Ipswich.

Fri 25 Jan 2019

Crash causes hotel to partially lose power

Crash causes hotel to partially lose power

Fire fighters, police and paramedics attended the scene on Railway Street.

Thu 24 Jan 2019

Helicopter tasked to Brisbane Valley crash

Helicopter tasked to Brisbane Valley crash

Emergency services rushed to the scene of a crash in the Brisbane Valley at noon.

School bus route changes for 2019

premium_icon School bus route changes for 2019

More enrolments have lead to changing routes say Translink.

Wed 23 Jan 2019

Calls to fast-track fixes at dangerous intersection

Calls to fast-track fixes at dangerous intersection

RESIDENTS say a busy intersection on the Warrego Highway is already dangerous, and a soon-to-be-completed development will only make it worse.

Tue 22 Jan 2019

Lockyer Valley school secures nearly $1 million for new hall

Lockyer Valley school secures nearly $1 million for new hall

STUDENTS, teachers and the community as a whole are set to benefit from the federal government funding.

Myrtle dreams of dance at 104-years old

premium_icon Myrtle dreams of dance at 104-years old

Myrtle Thomson might not be able to do two of her favourite things anymore but that doesn't stop her from taking every new with a smile on her face.

Mon 21 Jan 2019

Drivers reminded over school dropoffs, speed limit

premium_icon Drivers reminded over school dropoffs, speed limit

STUDENTS across Ipswich will return to the classroom next week for the first term of the 2019 school year.

Sun 20 Jan 2019

All things Scottish will be celebrated

premium_icon All things Scottish will be celebrated

THERE will be all things Scottish next Saturday as the Ipswich Masonic Centre.

Sat 19 Jan 2019

80 jobs on offer for intellectually disabled

premium_icon 80 jobs on offer for intellectually disabled

UP TO 80 jobs will be on offer for intellectually disabled people over the next two years at a packing factory near Ipswich.

Fri 18 Jan 2019

What's on in Ipswich this weekend

What's on in Ipswich this weekend

THINGS to do in and around the city this weekend.

Support flows for Pioneer Village following thefts

Support flows for Pioneer Village following thefts

AFTER a series of devastating setbacks, the Laidley Pioneer Village has been overwhelmed by the community response they received as a result

Thu 17 Jan 2019

Ipswich goes mad for Powerball

premium_icon Ipswich goes mad for Powerball

Powerball jackpots to $100 million and locals are spending big.

Tue 15 Jan 2019

Mum finds 'couple of crystals' in baby change room toilet

Mum finds 'couple of crystals' in baby change room toilet

A MOTHER-of-three has taken to social media to express her disgust at finding remnants of the drug ice in the parents room of the Gatton Square shopping centre.

Lockyer family still coming to grips with death of daughter

Lockyer family still coming to grips with death of daughter

EVERYONE would feel important if it was up to Sjaan Van Ansem - her life mantra was to "be somebody who makes everybody feel like somebody”.

Newer Older