April 2019

Published a story 18th Apr 2019 4:18 PM

POLICE area treating laser strikes on Toowoomba’s LifeFlight helicopters as a high priority investigation after two more incidents were reported this week.

Laser strikes investigation 'priority' after more attacks

POLICE area treating laser strikes on Toowoomba’s LifeFlight helicopters as a high priority investigation after two more incidents were reported this week.

Published a story 18th Apr 2019 4:17 PM

A WESTERN Downs family is shattered and a traveller's holiday marred after a horrific suburban crash in Toowoomba on Thursday.

Horror start to holidays on Toowoomba roads

A WESTERN Downs family is shattered and a traveller's holiday marred after a horrific suburban crash in Toowoomba on Thursday.

Published a story 18th Apr 2019 3:21 PM

A SHOCKING number of motorists have diced with death ignoring signs and warnings at the region’s level rail crossings.

43 times drivers have danced with death on roads

A SHOCKING number of motorists have diced with death ignoring signs and warnings at the region’s level rail crossings.

Published a story 17th Apr 2019 2:24 PM

FOUR people have been charged after three stolen cars were recovered in Toowoomba on Tuesday.

Four charged after three brazen vehicle thefts in Toowoomba

FOUR people have been charged after three stolen cars were recovered in Toowoomba on Tuesday.

Published a story 17th Apr 2019 2:14 PM

A STOLEN car found burning on a rural road on Toowoomba’s western outskirts was deliberately set alight, police believe.

Stolen car found set alight in suspected arson

A STOLEN car found burning on a rural road on Toowoomba’s western outskirts was deliberately set alight, police believe.

Published a story 17th Apr 2019 9:16 AM

A WOMAN and child were taken to hospital for observation after a fire in a bedroom early this morning.

Woman, child taken to hospital after bedroom fire

A WOMAN and child were taken to hospital for observation after a fire in a bedroom early this morning.

Published a story 16th Apr 2019 12:01 PM

UPDATE: Police expect to file charges against people they believe were involved in shining lasers at an airborne RACQ LifeFlight helicopter over Glenvale.

LASER DANGER: Charges expected as police, pilot slam actions

UPDATE: Police expect to file charges against people they believe were involved in shining lasers at an airborne RACQ LifeFlight helicopter over Glenvale.

Published a story 15th Apr 2019 3:03 PM

SEVEN deadly crashes have claimed as many lives in the Darling Downs this year, so far.

Police out in force for Easter road safety campaign

SEVEN deadly crashes have claimed as many lives in the Darling Downs this year, so far.

Published a story 15th Apr 2019 8:00 AM

A MAN stabbed in the neck during an alleged domestic disturbance has been airlifted from Toowoomba to Brisbane.

Man stabbed in neck during alleged domestic disturbance

A MAN stabbed in the neck during an alleged domestic disturbance has been airlifted from Toowoomba to Brisbane.

Published a story 14th Apr 2019 5:05 PM

A ST George woman, 24, will appear in court this month after allegedly breaking into a sporting team’s bus and stealing items.

St George woman faces court after ransacking team's bus

A ST George woman, 24, will appear in court this month after allegedly breaking into a sporting team’s bus and stealing items.

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Tara joined the company in 2010 after graduating with a journalism and politics degree from Griffith University in Brisbane. After first working in newspapers in the Bowen Basin in Central Queensland, she joined the team at The Chronicle in 2013. In September that year she took over the reins of the Rural Weekly, and has been on the crime desk in Toowoomba since 2015.