January 2021

Published a story 27th Jan 2021 5:29 PM

A Chinchilla woman pleaded guilty to stealing from multiple employers in Ipswich. FULL DETAILS:

Chinchilla woman admits to stealing from medical clinic

A Chinchilla woman pleaded guilty to stealing from multiple employers in Ipswich. FULL DETAILS:

Published a story 27th Jan 2021 5:19 PM

The Western Downs Regional Council will be moving ahead in joint partnership with the Toowoomba Regional Council’s new waste and recyclables project.

Western Downs Council to save money under new waste project

The Western Downs Regional Council will be moving ahead in joint partnership with the Toowoomba Regional Council’s new waste and recyclables project.

Published a story 27th Jan 2021 3:12 PM

After enlisting an independent Australian drilling company, a petroleum company is set to commence drilling new wells on the Western Downs.

New gas project to start drilling pilot wells

After enlisting an independent Australian drilling company, a petroleum company is set to commence drilling new wells on the Western Downs.

Published a story 26th Jan 2021 5:04 PM

Competing at a national and Olympic level, Breanna Collins has taken out the prestigious Local Sports Award.

Chinchilla’s top sporting gun nabs Australia Day award

Competing at a national and Olympic level, Breanna Collins has taken out the prestigious Local Sports Award.

Published a story 26th Jan 2021 4:53 PM

Empowering and supporting women across the District, Chinchilla Netball Inc has created a safe and fun environment for women of all ages and skillets nabbing them an Australia Day award.

Chinchilla Netball Inc takes out Australia Day award

Empowering and supporting women across the District, Chinchilla Netball Inc has created a safe and fun environment for women of all ages and skillets nabbing them an Australia Day award.

Published a story 26th Jan 2021 2:04 PM

Drought Angels founder and director Natasha Johnston said winning Queensland’s Local Hero Award meant she could be the voice for farmers who had taken their own lives - ensuring their plights were not in vain, and helped save countless lives.

VOICE FOR FARMERS: Local drought angel awarded in Canberra

Drought Angels founder and director Natasha Johnston said winning Queensland’s Local Hero Award meant she could be the voice for farmers who had taken their own lives - ensuring their plights were not in vain, and helped save countless lives.

Published a story 21st Jan 2021 5:33 PM

A Chinchilla waitress went on a drunken rampage, abusing police and threatening to bash up her friend. FULL DETAILS:

Chinchilla woman abuses police in drunken rampage

A Chinchilla waitress went on a drunken rampage, abusing police and threatening to bash up her friend. FULL DETAILS:

Published a story 21st Jan 2021 3:24 PM

The Western Downs Regional Council is steadfast in their plans to replace the 50m Tara Pool with a 25m pool despite the community’s outcries.

Council moves forward with 25m Tara pool, despite uproar

The Western Downs Regional Council is steadfast in their plans to replace the 50m Tara Pool with a 25m pool despite the community’s outcries.

Published a story 21st Jan 2021 2:12 PM

A brutal brawl at the Chinchilla RSL landed a Tara man a suspended prison sentence after he kicked a man in the head. But that’s not all he was in court for. FULL DETAILS:

Man kicked in head while down in brutal pokies brawl

A brutal brawl at the Chinchilla RSL landed a Tara man a suspended prison sentence after he kicked a man in the head. But that’s not all he was in court for. FULL DETAILS:

Published a story 20th Jan 2021 5:07 PM

A new service station in Chinchilla may not go ahead as it failed to meet multiple council requirements. Here’s what was planned for the facility, including laundry facilities and a restaurant:

New Chinchilla ‘country style’ servo shot down by council

A new service station in Chinchilla may not go ahead as it failed to meet multiple council requirements. Here’s what was planned for the facility, including laundry facilities and a restaurant:

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