Ipswich News

Sun 20 Jan 2019

One year on, same-sex couples tie the knot in Ipswich

premium_icon One year on, same-sex couples tie the knot in Ipswich

Same-sex marriage ceremonies were made legal on January 9, 2018.

Brave Barty edges Sharapova for QF berth

premium_icon Brave Barty edges Sharapova for QF berth

Ash Barty’s Australian Open dream lives on after the Queenslander escaped Maria Sharapova’s clutches to storm into Melbourne Park’s quarter-finals.

Sectarian troubles flare in city

premium_icon Sectarian troubles flare in city

It wasn't all bad news, though, as kindgarten starts life in the '30s.

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

Man left with black eye and $9k damage to car

premium_icon Man left with black eye and $9k damage to car

AN END of year party proved costly to Daniel Molina.

BURNT ALIVE: A story of faith, family and forgiveness

premium_icon BURNT ALIVE: A story of faith, family and forgiveness

THE extremist who burnt Queensland missionary Graham Staines and his two young sons alive 20 years ago wanted to ‘bury Christianity’. It didn't happen.

Staines Memorial College: Where Graham's spirit lives on

premium_icon Staines Memorial College: Where Graham's spirit lives on

For some of the students, the horror of what happened to Graham Staines is not foreign to them. Some have seen their own parents killed in front of them

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.

Druggie dad off the road for eight months

premium_icon Druggie dad off the road for eight months

HE was caught driving with methamphetamine in his system twice in 10 days.

Changes coming that will affect all small business owners

premium_icon Changes coming that will affect all small business owners

Growing pains are anticipated as all small businesses are expected to have to digitise their payroll processes by the middle of the year.

Fri 18 Jan 2019

Rich-lister Maha adds millions to his fortune in one year

premium_icon Rich-lister Maha adds millions to his fortune in one year

Sinnathamby joins another Ipswich property owner on the Forbes' Aussie Rich List.

Revealed: QLD schools with most student absences

premium_icon Revealed: QLD schools with most student absences

QUEENSLAND school students are missing crucial class time with growing frequency, new attendance records show, putting the state below the national average.

Defiant meth mum back before court on raft of charges

premium_icon Defiant meth mum back before court on raft of charges

HER offending ways between January and October last year brought her back before the court.

What's on in Ipswich this weekend

What's on in Ipswich this weekend

THINGS to do in and around the city this weekend.

Carls Jr celebrates 1st birthday

premium_icon Carls Jr celebrates 1st birthday

1000 burgers given away to thank community

USQ reveal the top subjects for school leavers

premium_icon USQ reveal the top subjects for school leavers

Health programs popular across the state

Crews battle vegetation fires near city

Crews battle vegetation fires near city

FIRE crews are on the scene of two vegetation fires burning across Ipswich.

Predicted growth prompts new sub-division at Flinders View

premium_icon Predicted growth prompts new sub-division at Flinders View

The company bought the site in November, with the lots ready to go to market by April.

Truck breakdown causes Toowoomba Range gridlock

Truck breakdown causes Toowoomba Range gridlock

TRAFFIC on the Toowoomba Range is at a standstill due to a broken down truck.

107 years and counting, Lizzie's never touched a drop

premium_icon 107 years and counting, Lizzie's never touched a drop

Most people would celebrate their birthday with a beer or a wine, but not Elizabeth Jordan.

Barty downplays injury fears after win

premium_icon Barty downplays injury fears after win

Ash Barty is into the fourth round of the Australian Open for the first time but her victory wasn’t without some drama.

Record numbers report to hospital emergency departments

premium_icon Record numbers report to hospital emergency departments

A record number of people fronted hospital emergency departments in Ipswich and its surrounds.

Ipswich residents more likely to get bowel cancer

premium_icon Ipswich residents more likely to get bowel cancer

Likelihood above national average for city residents

1000 free burgers on offer in birthday special

premium_icon 1000 free burgers on offer in birthday special

The Ipswich fast food business is celebrating its first anniversary with a giveaway.

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