June 2019

Published a story 17th Jun 2019 4:25 PM

TOOWOOMBA'S growing global reputation as a food and agribusiness hub will extend further next month with a New Zealand council delegation touring the region.

NZ eyes off Toowoomba's economic successes

TOOWOOMBA'S growing global reputation as a food and agribusiness hub will extend further next month with a New Zealand council delegation touring the region.

Published a story 17th Jun 2019 4:21 PM

SHOCKED workers at a Ballandean mushroom farm have been credited with giving lifesaving first-aid to a man who severed both arms in a workplace accident.

Rapid response saves man's life after double amputation

SHOCKED workers at a Ballandean mushroom farm have been credited with giving lifesaving first-aid to a man who severed both arms in a workplace accident.

Published a story 17th Jun 2019 3:44 PM

ZIMMS Corner owner Olga Marr is determined to keep her service station trading as she awaits insurance assessments and the outcome of a police investigation.

Zimms Corner servo partially re-opens after fire

ZIMMS Corner owner Olga Marr is determined to keep her service station trading as she awaits insurance assessments and the outcome of a police investigation.

Published a story 17th Jun 2019 8:44 AM

"The initial crew that did arrive on scene were faced with these horrific injuries and were able to stabilise the gentleman"

Man suffers double amputation in horror workplace accident

"The initial crew that did arrive on scene were faced with these horrific injuries and were able to stabilise the gentleman"

Published a story 13th Jun 2019 3:18 PM

MS QUEENSLAND has lodged a development application to build 12 high-tech units in Toowoomba to give age-appropriate care for people with neurological diseases.

Land donation brings Project Dignity step closer

MS QUEENSLAND has lodged a development application to build 12 high-tech units in Toowoomba to give age-appropriate care for people with neurological diseases.

Published a story 13th Jun 2019 8:00 AM

UPDATE: ZIMMS Corner owner Olga Marr is counting the cost of a brazen break and enter and suspected arson attack on the Warrego Highway store.

Zimms Corner owner counts cost after break-in and fire

UPDATE: ZIMMS Corner owner Olga Marr is counting the cost of a brazen break and enter and suspected arson attack on the Warrego Highway store.

Published a story 12th Jun 2019 5:03 PM

PROVIDING a safe place for LGBTI+ people to practise their faith is what St Anne’s Anglican Church Reverend Deborah Bird believes is a central calling.

Supporting LGBTI+ a core principle for Anglican reverend

PROVIDING a safe place for LGBTI+ people to practise their faith is what St Anne’s Anglican Church Reverend Deborah Bird believes is a central calling.

Published a story 12th Jun 2019 4:04 PM

SUSAN Cottrell was given a choice nine years ago - her church or her daughter.

Preaching LGBT acceptance to religious parents

SUSAN Cottrell was given a choice nine years ago - her church or her daughter.

Published a story 12th Jun 2019 3:53 PM

THE West Toowoomba Bowls Club is hoping moving to the planned Glenholme Park Multi-Sports Centre will ease its financial issues and build a brighter future.

Bowls club's brighter future with Glenholme Park plan

THE West Toowoomba Bowls Club is hoping moving to the planned Glenholme Park Multi-Sports Centre will ease its financial issues and build a brighter future.

Published a story 12th Jun 2019 3:47 PM

METIISTO artisan chocolate is enjoying sweet global success with the Toowoomba brand winning international awards and selling from an exclusive Parisian shop.

Metiisto proves it's got best beans in business

METIISTO artisan chocolate is enjoying sweet global success with the Toowoomba brand winning international awards and selling from an exclusive Parisian shop.

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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.