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Wed 17 Apr 2019

Hard work pays off for trainees

Hard work pays off for trainees

Working and studying hard has paid off for two council workers who took home two big awards in Brisbane.

Aviation deaths come as a shock to the southwest

Aviation deaths come as a shock to the southwest

Two pilots have died in crash landings on properties within a week of each other.

Tue 16 Apr 2019

Pilot and musterer dies days before his 21st birthday

Pilot and musterer dies days before his 21st birthday

Isaac Bain had been planning a birthday party with his twin brother before the accident.

Young mum cries in court over selling the drug ice

Young mum cries in court over selling the drug ice

Dalby's Chloe Lee Garemyn cops suspended 2.2-year jail term after pleading guilty to obstructing police and raft of supplying and possessing drug charges.

Mon 15 Apr 2019

FACEBOOK WATCHDOGS: media circus highlights pet problem

FACEBOOK WATCHDOGS: media circus highlights pet problem

A viral social media post raises important questions for animal welfare within the Western Downs.

500 tonnes of hay destroyed in feed lot fire

500 tonnes of hay destroyed in feed lot fire

About a quarter of a million dollars worth of stock was destroyed at the Opal Creek feed lot yesterday

Thieves steal 200 cows from Maranoa property

Thieves steal 200 cows from Maranoa property

Cattle thieves have struck on a property, taking 200 cows and calves that were due for sale this week.

Suspected spinal injuries in single vehicle crash

Suspected spinal injuries in single vehicle crash

One occupant of a vehicle has been transported to Dalby Hospital after a single vehicle crash over the weekend.

Sun 14 Apr 2019

NBN failures cause significant losses for local business

NBN failures cause significant losses for local business

Dalby Engine Rebuilders were struck with an internet outage that resulted in them losing access to vital services for over one week.

Sat 13 Apr 2019

'Footy family' rallies around Sonny

'Footy family' rallies around Sonny

Despite a tough battle with leukaemia, Sonny Carmichael has had a world of support behind him from his family, as well as the Dalby Diehards community.

Fri 12 Apr 2019

Meet your Maranoa candidates

Meet your Maranoa candidates

What your Maranoa candidates had to say in light of the election announcement on Thursday morning.

David Littleproud fosters STEM with new funding scheme

David Littleproud fosters STEM with new funding scheme

The MP has pledged thousands of dollars worth of funding for science, technology, engineering and mathematics at Dalby State High School.

Grandma hits $1.3 million jackpot at leagues club

Grandma hits $1.3 million jackpot at leagues club

She was playing with a group of friends when she hit the $1.3 million jackpot at the local leagues club.

Thu 11 Apr 2019

Grandma hits $1.3 million jackpot

Grandma hits $1.3 million jackpot

She was playing with a group of friends when she hit the $1.3 million jackpot at the local leagues club.

Wed 10 Apr 2019

Photo of sickly Western Downs dog goes viral

Photo of sickly Western Downs dog goes viral

Social media post sparks controversial response from concerned animal lovers from around the world.

Police searching for getaway car

Police searching for getaway car

A red Holden Commodore evaded a police intercept yesterday and the cops are now appealing for information.

Tributes flow for 'rural champion' killed in aircraft crash

Tributes flow for 'rural champion' killed in aircraft crash

A well known campaigner for the bush died in a gyrocopter accident on a property near the Warrego Hwy.

Tue 9 Apr 2019

St George mum takes on CSG giant

St George mum takes on CSG giant

Concerns about the implications of fracking on nearby towns and waterways led Leanne Brummell to tackle Armour Energy, with her efforts paying off.

Mon 8 Apr 2019

Nominating black spots the only way to fix problem areas

Nominating black spots the only way to fix problem areas

Fixing mobile black spots is only an application away, and now is the time to write in.

Weekend arrest over drug possession

Weekend arrest over drug possession

A 21-year-old male was taken into police custody on Saturday for possession of dangerous drugs.

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