October 2018

Published a story 19th Oct 2018 1:11 PM

FROM the auction of quality antique furniture to Gemfest to markets, there's plenty on offer for people in Toowoomba this weekend.

Ten things to do in Toowoomba this weekend

FROM the auction of quality antique furniture to Gemfest to markets, there's plenty on offer for people in Toowoomba this weekend.

Published a story 19th Oct 2018 6:47 AM

WHILE the recent rains have been welcomed across the Darling Downs, some city folk can still find something to complain about.

Welcome rain hasn't left everyone on cloud nine

WHILE the recent rains have been welcomed across the Darling Downs, some city folk can still find something to complain about.

Published a story 18th Oct 2018 2:01 PM

A MAN charged in relation to an alleged stabbing during a neighbourhood dispute in Crows Nest has been granted bail on a substituted charge.

Accused stabber granted bail on substituted charge

A MAN charged in relation to an alleged stabbing during a neighbourhood dispute in Crows Nest has been granted bail on a substituted charge.

Published a story 18th Oct 2018 1:36 PM

He was caught with methylamphetamine in his system twice within five days while driving on Toowoomba streets.

Toowoomba man caught twice drug driving ordered off roads

He was caught with methylamphetamine in his system twice within five days while driving on Toowoomba streets.

Published a story 18th Oct 2018 1:28 PM

FATHER of two had his one-year-old son in the back seat when he crashed after doing doughnuts on a Toowoomba St, court hears.

'Doughnut' Dad had baby son in car when he crashed

FATHER of two had his one-year-old son in the back seat when he crashed after doing doughnuts on a Toowoomba St, court hears.

Published a story 16th Oct 2018 1:03 PM

AT 96 years young, Toowoomba man Gordon Green still rides his two motorbikes and has no plans of slowing down.

At 96 Gordon could be Toowoomba's oldest biker

AT 96 years young, Toowoomba man Gordon Green still rides his two motorbikes and has no plans of slowing down.

Published a story 13th Oct 2018 11:19 AM

A 46-YEAR-OLD father of six who sexually assaulted a woman as she slept on the floor of his house has been jailed for 12 months.

Woman assaulted as she slept on man's kitchen floor

A 46-YEAR-OLD father of six who sexually assaulted a woman as she slept on the floor of his house has been jailed for 12 months.

Published a story 12th Oct 2018 2:35 PM

JUST what was the man in the suit and briefcase doing in Toowoomba's CBD this week that had lunch-time shoppers talking.

Leaning Tower of Pisser comes to Toowoomba's CBD

JUST what was the man in the suit and briefcase doing in Toowoomba's CBD this week that had lunch-time shoppers talking.

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Peter started in 1976 as apprentice typesetter/comp and has 32 years with The Chronicle in three stints (in between working/holidays in UK/Europe, Brisbane and Melbourne). Entered editorial from comp room in 1996.