June 2019

Published a story 27th Jun 2019 3:15 PM

TOOWOOMBA Road Policing Unit and Zarraffa's Coffee Newtown have partnered to reward good driver behaviour and promote safer roads.

How drivers can score a free coffee for safety

TOOWOOMBA Road Policing Unit and Zarraffa's Coffee Newtown have partnered to reward good driver behaviour and promote safer roads.

Published a story 27th Jun 2019 8:19 AM

POLICE are appealing for information on the whereabouts of a Toowoomba teenager missing for almost two weeks.

MISSING GIRL: Toowoomba teen last seen two weeks ago

POLICE are appealing for information on the whereabouts of a Toowoomba teenager missing for almost two weeks.

Published a story 26th Jun 2019 2:06 PM

A MAN who was drinking beer in a parked Audi SUV and then urinated and vomited on the street was more than five times the legal alcohol limit.

Tragic reason behind man's 'extraordinary' alcohol reading

A MAN who was drinking beer in a parked Audi SUV and then urinated and vomited on the street was more than five times the legal alcohol limit.

Published a story 26th Jun 2019 1:49 PM

FORMER NRL star Brett John Seymour has been ordered out of Toowoomba and must wear an ankle monitor as part of strict bail conditions after his arrest.

Former NRL star fitted with ankle monitor after charges

FORMER NRL star Brett John Seymour has been ordered out of Toowoomba and must wear an ankle monitor as part of strict bail conditions after his arrest.

Published a story 26th Jun 2019 1:18 PM

A MAN stole almost $1000 of groceries by fraudulently scanning a 50c Chupa Chup lollipop bar code through self-serve check-outs over 11 transactions.

Man steals $990 groceries using Chupa Chup bar code

A MAN stole almost $1000 of groceries by fraudulently scanning a 50c Chupa Chup lollipop bar code through self-serve check-outs over 11 transactions.

Published a story 26th Jun 2019 8:32 AM

TWO juveniles arrested over the brazen mid-afternoon armed robbery of a family-owned supermarket have been dealt with by police.

Two juveniles charged over Middle Ridge armed robbery

TWO juveniles arrested over the brazen mid-afternoon armed robbery of a family-owned supermarket have been dealt with by police.

Published a story 26th Jun 2019 7:59 AM

A WOMAN in her 70s was taken to hospital with injuries after she was struck by a car early this morning.

Woman in her 70s hit by car taken to hospital

A WOMAN in her 70s was taken to hospital with injuries after she was struck by a car early this morning.

Published a story 21st Jun 2019 2:21 PM

MORE than 1000 people have signed a petition pressuring the State Government to fast-track approving the expansion of the New Acland coal mine.

New Acland mine expansion petition gains support

MORE than 1000 people have signed a petition pressuring the State Government to fast-track approving the expansion of the New Acland coal mine.

Published a story 21st Jun 2019 8:52 AM

AN INNOCENT bystander suffered head injuries after he was knocked out trying to stop an attack on a publican when four men were kicked out of a pub last night.

Innocent bystander knocked out in coward punch attack

AN INNOCENT bystander suffered head injuries after he was knocked out trying to stop an attack on a publican when four men were kicked out of a pub last night.

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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.