Why Ben and Shane Walker are ready for Titans gig

Ipswich Jets co-coaches to apply for top job on Gold Coast for 2018

BREAKING: Gary Duffy considers State run in Jordan

FOOD FOR THOUGHT: Mayoral candidate Gary Duffy is weighing up approaches from two different political parties to run in the state seat of Jordan.

Mayoral candidate also set to back a new contender in Division 7

'A big win': Hungry Jack's trading request rejected

NO THANKS: Hungry Jacks at Brassall had their request to operate 24/7 rejected by Ipswich City Council.

"Great to get an outcome that the community wanted"

'We make a good team': Antoniolli on preferred deputy mayor

THANKS MATE: Cr Andrew Antoniolli gets a photo of new councillor Wayne Wendt after Cr Wendt was sworn into the 2016 council. Cr Antoniolli has praised Cr Wendt's contribution to his mayoral win on Saturday.

Incoming mayor also insists Paul Tully must be treated with respect

$55m for tradies, contractors within 50km of Ipswich

Construction of the new Growler Airborne Attack Capability facilities at Amberley is expected to get underway within 12 months.

Locals first in line for Defence work

How Costco plan to use Ipswich shoppers to dominate market

PLANNED: An Ipswich Costco store, like this one in Canberra, is planned to make the most of the city's strategic location.

It means their hold on Qld is strengthened with only two stores

How Antoniolli used social media to win

SOCIAL: Ipswich's newly elected mayor Andrew Antoniolli used social media to great impact in his win on Saturday.

Targeted Springfield campaign also reaped dividends

Major projects start construction in Lockyer Valley

A birds eye view to the south east of the Bridgestone Tyres and Plainland Kindergarten and Child Care construction sites.

Work on the region’s newest town is forging ahead

Jets take final home match of season to Gatton

UP COUNTRY: Ipswich Jets CEO Jason Cubit and prop Mitch Carpenter are excited to be taking the Intrust Super Cup clash with CQ Capras to Gatton on Saturday. Hunter Cubit , 5, will also be playing in a junior match on the day.

Capras on their way for final Cup clash on Saturday afternoon

Two in hospital after crash

Paramedics called to accident at busy intersection

Drakes' City Pride every day

MAKING A DIFFERENCE: L-R assistant manager Matt Bawden, Clinto Simunsen, Darlene Wojcicki and Matt Greentree from Drake's Supermarket at Winston Glades.

Supermarket believes in giving back to community

Cheap carrot, potato gain is pain for Lockyer farmers

WINTER VEG: Lockyer Valley Growers Association president Michael Sippel says farmers are feeling the early heat.

Summer has come early and winter veggies are going cheap

Ipswich's third Zarraffa's opens

Co-owner Brett, Manager Kane, co-owner Terry (back) and (front) staff Michelle, Katie and Cosi open the doors at the new Zarraffa's Coffee in Booval.

Booval store now open

New kid on the block is Ipswich's 'Best Hairdresser'

Amy Morrow has only been open for less than six months, but it was long enough for her to be voted the best in Ipswich by QT readers.

New salon takes your votes in close contest.

EXPLAINED: What the 'Costco effect' means for Ipswich

PRICE WARS: A Costco store similar to this one in Canberra, is planned for Ipswich.

Exclusive 'cult' about to change how families do grocery shopping

Mothballed $6M kids facility re-opens at Ipswich Hospital

Ipswich General Hospital. Photo: David Nielsen / Queensland Times

It closed in 2016 after controversial decision by former CE.

Wiggins Island payment fight continues

A stacker in use at the Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal.

Battle over payments related to delays, disruptions at WICET

Aurizon fee fight back in court

Aurizon Network is being sued by a number of mining companies over fees for their use of the Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal rail links at Gladstone.

Multiple mining companies battle rail provider over fees

CRUSHING BLOW: 'Dreadful outcome' from cane crush

TOUGH SEASON: Canegrowers Maryborough manager Cameron Waterson said this year's crop can't recover, with about 600,000 tonnes expected from the rush season.

An estimated 600,000 tonnes will be crushed.

Residents fear sand mine sell out by State Minister

Sand mine opponents attend the Nambour Council Chambers.Cou

Further testing undertaken on site, despite claims of significance

Massive development step closer to approval

The population will double if the council approves the application

Investors quick to snap up property in key growth corridor

High-profile commercial site sells at auction for $4.920m

Burqa stunt was misunderstood

Senator Hanson wore the burqa to highlight fact wearers of the full burqa cannot be identified

Some pollies seem to be above the law

Australian Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce speaks during House of Representatives Question Time at Parliament House in Canberra, Tuesday, August 15, 2017. (AAP Image/Lukas Coch) NO ARCHIVING

It appears laws are only for others to comply with

LETTER: Constitution needs to be brought up to date

Memmbers of the public hold flags at an Australia Day Citizenship Ceremony and Flag Raising event in Canberra on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016. (AAP Image/Mick Tsikas) NO ARCHIVING

ARE any of us real dinky di Australians?

LETTER: Duffy call for Antoniolli to fulfil election promise

NEW ERA: I hope Andrew holds true to his word on his eight-point plan.

Transparency and disclosure is what people voted for

COMMENT: Kingaroy went nuts when I left

Queensland Times sports journalist Callum Dick.

Meet the newest addition to the QT team

COMMENT: A big promise to keep

Councillor Andrew Antoniolli has announced he will run for Mayor of Ipswich.

The next two and half years will be make or break for our new mayor

Trainer's top Ipswich record

Jockey Sally Sweeney chats with trainer Bevan Laming about her winning ride aboard Don't Play Around at Bundamba racetrack on Friday.

Softer surface helps horses

Mystery Maroochydore shooting: Gunshot wounds reported

Police, ambulance officers headed to scene after shooting report

WEST CREEK: Police piece together woman's final hours

Police investigators hold up a large white sheet to cover the body of a woman found in West Creek in Kearneys Spring on August 21, 2017.

Woman found dead in shallow suburban creek sparks information appeal

Baby airlifted after he stopped breathing in sleep

A Lifeflight crew has airlifted the baby boy to the Sunshine Coast University Hospital.

Baby boy flown to hospital from Coast home

Coles receipts reveal massive price increase

Coles has jacked up its home brand butter.Source:Facebook

Coles hikes butter price by 22 per cent due to cost increases

Samsung launches answer to Apple's Siri

Bixby voice capabilities have been added to Samsung phones

Samsung announces Bixby’s voice capabilities have been expanded

Family's heart-stopping chance encounter with long-lost dad

Missing man Russell Jenkins, who was last seen 10 years ago. Picture: Victoria Police

Long-lost father is ‘found’ more than a decade after he vanished

Bar owner fears fine over prince saga

Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark at Hamilton Island on Saturday, left, and right, Prince Frederik in full royal regalia

Queensland ID scanning laws turn away Danish Crown Prince Frederik

From the Oval Office, Afghanistan 'looks different'

President Donald Trump speaks at Fort Myer in Arlington, Virginia during a presidential address to the nation about a strategy he believes will best position the US to eventually declare victory in Afghanistan.

Trump promised to end the war in Afghanistan

Woman blows nan's life savings

Speirs admitted using the cash to go on a shopping binge. Picture: Supplied

Fraudster blows gran’s life savings on a hot tub and sex toy

‘It’s unfair, it sucks’: Welfare users slam drug test trial

Both Centrelink and Medicare services will be located a new look Maroochydore Service Centre from Monday 18 May.

Centrelink users hit out at government's drug testing measures

Cassie Sainsbury accused of stealing money from tennis club

Judge rejects Cassie's plea deal

Sainsbury accused of stealing money from Coobowie Tennis Club

A least one dead after car slams into bus stop in France

At least one killed when a car crashed into bus stop in Marseille. Picture: Twitter

French authorities have confirmed at least one person is dead

North Korea singles out Australia

North Korea leader Kim Jong-un.

North Korea warns Australia has committed a ‘suicidal act’

Bay man carves new life with craft that saved him

WOOD CREATIONS: Andrew "Croz” Crosby will be selling his woodwork at Urangan Pier Park Markets and Howard markets.

"The first thing I made out of wood was a walking stick for myself."

Cop enjoys well earned cuppa after croc capture

Constable Samuel Hyson from Gunbalanya Police caught a crocodile in the street after a call from a concerned shop owner. Picture: NT Police

Local shopkeeper warned of crocodile in the street.

Rocky travel agent gives US Army guy drunken lift to barracks

Shiven Haresh Mukhi pleaded guilty to one count of drink driving in the Rockhampton Magistrates Court on August 17.

Travel agent's BAC triple the legal limit

Nude blogger takes on Instagram over 'sexuality'

The Nude Blogger has been booted off Instagram

“Instagram just couldn’t differentiate my non-sexual nudity"

Major airline adds new direct flights for Sunshine Coast

PACK YOUR BAGS: Fresh flights are on offer over the festive season for the Sunshine Coast.

Airline delivers Christmas gift with new direct Coast flights

Cheers! Taking lychee booze from Tiaro to the world

Lychee Hill Estate's John Pool is looking to export his unique lychee-based liqueurs and wines into China.

How one fruit farm is looking to China to make their mark

The Project will now be on six nights a week

CHANNEL Ten’s Logie winning news and entertainment program The Project is expanding with a special Sunday night edition and a new host.

Click your fingers, tap your toes

Helen Peters, Elisabeth Wallis-Gaedtke, Evalee Sharples and Kemal Avunduk rehearse for Fascinating Rhythm, Sunshine Coast Oriana Choir's performance of hot jazz, sizzling samba, Latin beats and smooth swing sounds at Lake Kawana Community Centre on August 26-27.

Libby to set beat for Fascinating Rhythm this weekend

Margot Robbie is unrecognisable in London

Margot, is that really you?

MARGOT Robbie looks completely unrecognisable as Queen Elizabeth I.

Game of Thrones: Season 7 finale predictions

Emilia Clarke in a scene from season 7 of Game of Thrones.

JON and Daenerys finally met. But what happens next?

Painting a brighter future for koalas

WORTH SAVING: The Queensland Koala Crusaders' Community Crowdfunding Campaign aims to raise $30,000 towards the cost of planting 10,000 trees for koalas.

Queensland Koala Crusaders have launched a crowdfunding campaign

Reese Witherspoon on being a ‘has-been’ at 36

Witherspoon’s career has never looked better but that didn’t stop people declaring her a “has-been”.

Reese on the ‘brutal’ article that called her a has-been at 36.