Lifeline Darling Downs' Dalby Container Refund Depot's First Birthday Celebrations
Lifeline Darling Downs' Dalby Container Refund Depot's First Birthday Celebrations

TOP STORIES: News you may have missed this week

OUR news feeds are flooded with information about COVID-19 and the pandemic taking over our communities.

While we will continue to provide you all the latest and up-to-date coronavirus stories, we are also bringing you great news from Dalby and the surrounding areas.

Here are the stories from the Dalby Herald you might have missed this week:

Dalby mother refuses roadside test

A Dalby mother refused to wind down her window when police pulled her over.

Magistrate Judge furious after man loses licence over confusion

“It seems to me that there is no exercise of discretion in our police,” Judge Mossop said.

Racing Queensland eases restrictions for local race meets

Restrictions that previously barred spectators from viewing the races have been eased this week, Racing Queensland have announced.

‘Not our first rodeo’: Maranoa MP praises region for COVID recovery

MARANOA MP David Littleproud said he was proud of the Maranoa for their resilience during COVID-19 shutdowns and harsh restrictions, but admits he is still concerned about some communities.

Contaminated water flows into Condamine river

CONTAMINATED water leaked from the Warwick Sewage Treatment Plant into the Condamine River which flows into Wednesday afternoon.

The river flows into many parts of the Western Downs including Myall Creek in Dalby and the Chinchilla Weir.

Movies on the big screen to return to the Western Downs

AFTER 10 weeks since the final credits rolled, cinemas in the Western Downs are set to show films again.

Council announces $14M upgrade to Dalby facilities

Council will match a $7m donation from the federal government.

Dalby Cultural Precinct to receive $7m upgrade

DALBY’S cultural hub will receive a $7 million injection to upgrade facilities and draw vital jobs into the region.

Recycling depot celebrates its first birthday with huge milestone

DALBY’S container recycling depot celebrated it’s first birthday this week after processing their five millionth container at their Nicolson Street site.

What the recession means for Dalby residents

THERE is widespread concern about the future of Australia’s economy after the Federal Government announced that the country is now in a recession.

Dalby Chamber of Commerce president Rohan May said the situation has been brewing for a while and the declaration of a ‘recession’ reflects what people already know.

College students top state in global competition

IN HIS two years teaching Spanish at Dalby Christian College, Jason Perriotte has never been more “thrilled” with his students as he was when the results of the Education Language Perfect Championship came out.

Paper closures – The good and the bad

Our communities have been shaken by the decision to cease the newspaper, but local news lives on!

Dalby business credits success to loyal clients and ‘amazing’ staff

FROM the moment Natalie Leis stepped into an Ella Bache salon at the age of 15, she knew she wanted to dedicate her life to helping women feel confident in the skin their in through the world of beauty therapy.

Wheatmen withdraw from 2020 rugby season

The Dalby Wheatmen board have made the heart-wrenching decision to withdraw from the 2020 rugby season following COVID-19 restrictions that made the season unviable.

51-year-old widow tries to evade police after getting take-out

The 51-year-old Jandowae woman told police to ‘f--k off’ as she tried to close a roller door on police.

Mayor comments on ‘disappointing’ loss of local paper

Council are working to ensure all locals have access to the local paper when it moves to online only.

32-year-old man attempts to fight juveniles

A 32-YEAR-OLD man tried to plead his case in Dalby Magistrate Court after he attempted to fight a group of juveniles earlier this year.


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