February 2018

Published a story 20th Feb 2018 1:46 PM

WOMAN accused of driving with a breath/alcohol reading almost six times the legal limit appears in a Toowoomba court.

Woman accused of blowing .286 back in court

WOMAN accused of driving with a breath/alcohol reading almost six times the legal limit appears in a Toowoomba court.

Published a story 19th Feb 2018 2:32 PM

A TOOWOOMBA man who was caught twice behind the wheel while over the limit in one night has been fined $1000.

Caught twice behind the wheel while over the limit

A TOOWOOMBA man who was caught twice behind the wheel while over the limit in one night has been fined $1000.

Published a story 19th Feb 2018 2:03 PM

A 20-YEAR-OLD man accused of running naked onto the field during the Gold Coast Titans/Brisbane Broncos match in Toowoomba to front court.

Accused streaker remanded on bail to front Toowoomba court

A 20-YEAR-OLD man accused of running naked onto the field during the Gold Coast Titans/Brisbane Broncos match in Toowoomba to front court.

Published a story 16th Feb 2018 2:36 PM

GRANDFATHER was puzzled by what was on a Fox Sports football presenter's face.

Fox football presenter sporting new look?

GRANDFATHER was puzzled by what was on a Fox Sports football presenter's face.

Published a story 16th Feb 2018 2:28 PM

A TOOWOOMBA magistrate has asked why a 19-year-old man was held in custody on what appeared to be relatively minor offences.

Magistrate asks why Toowoomba teenager was in custody at all

A TOOWOOMBA magistrate has asked why a 19-year-old man was held in custody on what appeared to be relatively minor offences.

Published a story 16th Feb 2018 2:23 PM

A TOOWOOMBA man being treated in the back of an ambulance stole a kit of painkillers and did a runner with paramedics in pursuit.

Patient ran off with painkillers from back of ambulance

A TOOWOOMBA man being treated in the back of an ambulance stole a kit of painkillers and did a runner with paramedics in pursuit.

Published a story 15th Feb 2018 12:54 PM

A MAN accused of a house fire in Newtown will remain in custody while his legal representatives search for a suitable bail address for him.

Arson accused to remain in custody... for now

A MAN accused of a house fire in Newtown will remain in custody while his legal representatives search for a suitable bail address for him.

Published a story 14th Feb 2018 4:04 PM

A TOOWOOMBA man who spat on his female neighbour during a drunken tirade has been jailed for three months.

Toowoomba man jailed for spitting in neighbour's face

A TOOWOOMBA man who spat on his female neighbour during a drunken tirade has been jailed for three months.

Published a story 14th Feb 2018 1:22 PM

A TOOWOOMBA man charged with more than 540 mail theft matters has had his case adjourned in a city court.

Man on 540 mail theft charges before Toowoomba court

A TOOWOOMBA man charged with more than 540 mail theft matters has had his case adjourned in a city court.

Published a story 14th Feb 2018 1:16 PM

A TOOWOOMBA horse trainer accused of assaulting two stewards at a Southbrook stables complex has had his charges mentioned in court.

Toowoomba horse trainer before city court

A TOOWOOMBA horse trainer accused of assaulting two stewards at a Southbrook stables complex has had his charges mentioned in court.

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Peter started in 1976 as apprentice typesetter/comp and has 32 years with The Chronicle in three stints (in between working/holidays in UK/Europe, Brisbane and Melbourne). Entered editorial from comp room in 1996.