September 2019

Published a story 19th Sep 2019 9:58 AM

UPDATE NOON: A man and woman have been arrested by police after a tense stand-off involving heavily-armed officers.

WATCH: Police arrest man, woman in tense highway scenes

UPDATE NOON: A man and woman have been arrested by police after a tense stand-off involving heavily-armed officers.

Published a story 18th Sep 2019 4:13 PM

FATIGUE is believed to be a major contributing factor into an horrific highway crash near Millmerran which claimed the life of a Beerwah man this week.

Man killed in horrific crash near Millmerran identified

FATIGUE is believed to be a major contributing factor into an horrific highway crash near Millmerran which claimed the life of a Beerwah man this week.

Published a story 18th Sep 2019 3:39 PM

A TEENAGE babysitter got so frustrated with a Warwick toddler he threw his tiny body against a wall and knelt on him. He was 14. His victim was three years old.

KILLER TEENS: Babysitter's fatal frustration

A TEENAGE babysitter got so frustrated with a Warwick toddler he threw his tiny body against a wall and knelt on him. He was 14. His victim was three years old.

Published a story 17th Sep 2019 4:55 PM

THE liar who robbed a Gatton family of their chance to watch a young girl grow into a woman was just 18 when he took a life.

KILLER TEENS: Liar searched how to dispose of a body

THE liar who robbed a Gatton family of their chance to watch a young girl grow into a woman was just 18 when he took a life.

Published a story 17th Sep 2019 2:12 PM

MORE education and awareness is needed around the risks of swimming and drinking as a new report finds men are more likely to drown in Queensland.

DROWNING REPORT: Where, when and how swimming is deadly

MORE education and awareness is needed around the risks of swimming and drinking as a new report finds men are more likely to drown in Queensland.

Published a story 17th Sep 2019 1:26 PM

UPDATE, 4.15PM: A HEAD-ON crash between a loaded cattle truck and a four-wheel drive has left a man dead and the Gore Highway closed for a number of hours.

Man dead, cattle destroyed in horrific Gore Highway crash

UPDATE, 4.15PM: A HEAD-ON crash between a loaded cattle truck and a four-wheel drive has left a man dead and the Gore Highway closed for a number of hours.

Published a story 17th Sep 2019 7:55 AM

A COLLISION between two cars, a truck and a kangaroo on a Toowoomba Bypass on-ramp has left two people in hospital with injuries.

BYPASS CRASH: Two cars, truck and kangaroo collide

A COLLISION between two cars, a truck and a kangaroo on a Toowoomba Bypass on-ramp has left two people in hospital with injuries.

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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.