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Wed 20 Jun 2018

Council expects return to surplus in 2019

Council expects return to surplus in 2019

The Western Downs will be debt free next year, according to this week's budget.

Western Downs residents face rates rise

Western Downs residents face rates rise

Debt retuction enables council to support more civic events

State Budget will benefit Dalby, minister assures

State Budget will benefit Dalby, minister assures

Labor minister Mark Furner defends the State Government's budget after Warrego MP Ann Leahy last week expressed her disappointment.

Tue 19 Jun 2018

Plastic bag ban draws closer

Plastic bag ban draws closer

Single-use plastic bags will be banned across Queensland as of July 1, 2018.

Screening helps fight cancer

Screening helps fight cancer

BreastScreen Queensland's state-of-the-art digital mobile service will be in the region later this month and early next month.

How you can buy an entire town for $500,000

How you can buy an entire town for $500,000

CHEAPER than apartments in the city, this regional Queensland town is on the market for a measly $500,000.

Breathing life into beneficial program

Breathing life into beneficial program

THIS weekend the Tara Scouts are holding a fundraising event to ensure the survival and prosperity of their group.

Every cent will count

Every cent will count

Dalby residents are being encouraged to dig deep this Sunday as a special Australia's Biggest Morning Tea event is held.

Queensland author releases cookbook for one pot meals

Queensland author releases cookbook for one pot meals

Four ingredients author releases another cookbook to make everyday cooking even easier.

"I never want children to go through what I went through'

"I never want children to go through what I went through'

AFTER surviving years of abuse as a child in the foster care system, Mary says a national apology is welcome news but more must be done to protect children.

Mon 18 Jun 2018

GALLERY: Diehards Ladies Day

GALLERY: Diehards Ladies Day

THERE were plenty of smiles floating around the Dalby Leagues Club recently for the annual Diehards Ladies Day.

GALLERY: Style on the touch-line during annual Ladies Day

GALLERY: Style on the touch-line during annual Ladies Day

HUNDREDS enjoyed a day at the rugby, as the Wheatmen hosted their annual Ladies Day

GALLERY: Zonta host gorgeous ball in the garden

GALLERY: Zonta host gorgeous ball in the garden

Photographs from the annual ball hosted by the Zonta club of Dalby

Sun 17 Jun 2018

A critical need for our town

A critical need for our town

PUBLIC transport is a must to continue the continued development of Dalby, according to one Dalby business leader

Wet start to the Bunya climb

Wet start to the Bunya climb

Englishman Arthur Beck and his friend were determined for a grand adventure through the mountains

Sat 16 Jun 2018

Bank aids crisis centre

Bank aids crisis centre

Dalby Crisis Support received a $10,000 grant from the Commonwealth Bank's Dalby branch.

Fri 15 Jun 2018

Vandals cause $6000 worth of damage

Vandals cause $6000 worth of damage

Roadworks vehicles have been targeted this week by vandals

The story of the storytellers

The story of the storytellers

THEY say a picture is worth a thousand words, and if that's the case Mirek and Margaret Tansky have been responsible for the story of countless people.

Q and A with Ben Banks

Q and A with Ben Banks

Ben Banks is the coach of the Dalby Swans and a recognisable face that is involved around the community.

Thu 14 Jun 2018

Junior rugby teams pay it forward by donating swags

Junior rugby teams pay it forward by donating swags

Children who attended last weekend's Central Division junior rugby league carnival in Chinchilla have left behind a special gift for those in need this winter.

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