February 2019

Published a story 20th Feb 2019 2:20 PM

VIDEOS, PHOTOS: Queensland Urban Utilities crews have been called to a broken water main in Ipswich this afternoon.

'My yard's a river': Smashed water main floods street

VIDEOS, PHOTOS: Queensland Urban Utilities crews have been called to a broken water main in Ipswich this afternoon.

Published a story 19th Feb 2019 1:07 PM

IF IT weren't for the persistence of his wife, the cancer that was slowly developing in tradesman Col Considine might have gone unnoticed until it was too late.

Simple kit detected tradie's hidden cancer threat

IF IT weren't for the persistence of his wife, the cancer that was slowly developing in tradesman Col Considine might have gone unnoticed until it was too late.

Published a story 18th Feb 2019 6:17 PM

GIVING up the grog for a month has proven something of a double-edged sword.

Legal eagles dry up for Febfast

GIVING up the grog for a month has proven something of a double-edged sword.

Published a story 18th Feb 2019 1:45 PM

A WELL-RESPECTED family business is preparing to mark the end of an era in March when it will shut down a major part of its operation.

Family business's difficult call to shut doors

A WELL-RESPECTED family business is preparing to mark the end of an era in March when it will shut down a major part of its operation.

Published a story 13th Feb 2019 5:14 PM

NO FEWER than 25 years have passed since a three-piece band from a small NSW town emerged on the Aussie alternative rock scene.

Keeping beat in heat for the 'Bait

NO FEWER than 25 years have passed since a three-piece band from a small NSW town emerged on the Aussie alternative rock scene.

Published a story 12th Feb 2019 7:43 PM

It will store storm water for a limited time, releasing it slowly via a small outflow at the lowest point.

New basin reduces flooding risk to city's low-lying areas

It will store storm water for a limited time, releasing it slowly via a small outflow at the lowest point.

Published a story 11th Feb 2019 9:57 AM

PARAMEDICS are treating two people at the scene of a crash on the Warrego Highway this morning

Two injured in highway crash

PARAMEDICS are treating two people at the scene of a crash on the Warrego Highway this morning

Published a story 10th Feb 2019 2:56 PM

Glowing away majestically in the eastern sky, next to a crescent moon, was a very bright, constant light.

Is it a UFO? Earth's neighbour turns the lights on

Glowing away majestically in the eastern sky, next to a crescent moon, was a very bright, constant light.

Published a story 5th Feb 2019 12:01 PM

FIREFIGHTERS were called to an unusual rescue early Tuesday after a horse found itself in an awkward position.

Firefighters called for horse in sticky situation

FIREFIGHTERS were called to an unusual rescue early Tuesday after a horse found itself in an awkward position.

Published a story 3rd Feb 2019 2:52 PM

RIGHT or wrong, you have to feel for the thousands of war veterans and former service personnel affected by the controversy over the Defence Force pension

Pension fight poses questions

RIGHT or wrong, you have to feel for the thousands of war veterans and former service personnel affected by the controversy over the Defence Force pension

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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.