RSL Ipswich sub branch deputy president and advocate Michael Blaine was just one of the thousands to join the International Force to East Timor in 1999.
An Ipswich couple's grief turned to heartbreak when they received an unexpected call regarding a cat they'd given up for dead or stolen almost eight years ago.
A MAN suffered a serious head injury in a crash near Boonah early Thursday morning
THERE are several big issues facing Ipswich and its people in the years to come, but among them is a burning subject that refuses to deteriorate
YEARS of standing up for her city on matters of environmental significance have culminated in Ursula Monsiegneur taking a step into local politics.
Danger continues with serious fire conditions remaining
FIREFIGHTERS across the Ipswich region are keeping a close eye on the weather over the coming hours as they brace for severe bushfire conditions.
REGIONAL fire chief Alan Gillespie is warning of potentially catastrophic fire conditions in Ipswich's rural areas today, as hot north-westerly winds ramp up.
THE DAYS are counting down for Ipswich's last operational coal mine.
THE region's chief rural firefighter says the combination of extreme dry and heat this week is creating potentially disastrous conditions for a bush fire.
Born and bred in Ipswich, Andrew Korner has been at the Queensland Times since 2007. Over the past decade Andrew has covered country rounds, courts, police and emergency services and been editor of the Ipswich Advertiser. Andrew is currently the deputy editor of the Queensland Times.