news

Wed 15 Aug 2018

Firefighters respond to reports of a bushfire near Roma

Firefighters respond to reports of a bushfire near Roma

MULTIPLE crews are responding to report of a bush fire in Yuleba, near Roma, this afternoon

Black Dog riders call into the Lion's Den

Black Dog riders call into the Lion's Den

The group of approximately 85 riders aim to raise awareness for mental health and suicide.

Yuleba celebrates legacy and heritage

Yuleba celebrates legacy and heritage

Community members donned their best period attire to mark the occasion.

Selling pens construction well under way

Selling pens construction well under way

The first of 1000 post holes have begun.

Funding boost for Roma community groups secured

Funding boost for Roma community groups secured

Roma Polocrosse and Easter in the Country secure funding.

Police identify victims of double-fatal traffic crash

Police identify victims of double-fatal traffic crash

POLICE have identified the victims of a deadly head-on crash which claimed the lives of two people yesterday.

Tue 14 Aug 2018

Two killed in head-on crash on rural Queensland road

Two killed in head-on crash on rural Queensland road

UPDATE: ONE person is being airlifted to Brisbane after a deadly head-on collision on the Western Downs

Big lotto win for Charleville mates

Big lotto win for Charleville mates

Three friends from Charleville decided to buy a lotto ticket over some after work drinks. They ended up winning more than $444,000 each.

Truck driver pinned under prime mover for two hours

Truck driver pinned under prime mover for two hours

EMERGENCY responders say a truck driver pinned under a prime mover is lucky to have escaped more serious injuries after a rollover on the Western Downs.

Mon 13 Aug 2018

Realtor refutes town's label as 'dangerous'

Realtor refutes town's label as 'dangerous'

Roma listed as danger suburb to buy houses.

Locals get to work for 2018 business awards

Locals get to work for 2018 business awards

Entering the awards has a host of benefits for small to large business owners.

Sheep disappear as Qld drought takes toll

Sheep disappear as Qld drought takes toll

HE lives in what should be the heart of Queensland’s sheep country, but the state’s killer drought means the local butcher can’t find any to feed the locals.

Sun 12 Aug 2018

Sade jumps into history book

Sade jumps into history book

Sade claimed gold in the jump event, upstaging her Ukrainian rivals.

Cities march through

Cities march through

The home side won 46-6 in the knockout final at Bassett Park on Saturday.

Highway safety fence damaged twice in as many nights

Highway safety fence damaged twice in as many nights

POLICE are investigating after a safety fence which borders a major highway was damaged twice in as many nights.

Thu 9 Aug 2018

Rider clicks into gear

Rider clicks into gear

The Orange Hill rider is working her way through the classes.

Pinaroo celebrates

Pinaroo celebrates

The workers prove that aged-care is no piece of cake.

Machine is ready to fire

Machine is ready to fire

The new supercharged machine has nearly 1000 horsepower.

Addams Family takes to stage

Addams Family takes to stage

Roma Culture Centre has been transformed into the Addams Family mansion.

Region set to benefit

Region set to benefit

Hospital project to provide 160 local jobs at its peak of construction.

Newer Older