December 2019

Published a story 9th Dec 2019 12:39 PM

“Due to the severity of the drought and below average long-term rain forecasts, Council is erring on the side of caution with no forecasted significant inflows into the system this year.”

Riverfront town moves to level 4 water restrictions

“Due to the severity of the drought and below average long-term rain forecasts, Council is erring on the side of caution with no forecasted significant inflows into the system this year.”

Published a story 6th Dec 2019 11:20 AM

The My Maranoa Christmas Street Party brought hundreds of revellers out onto McDowall St, were you spotted.

PHOTO GALLERY: Christmas comes to Roma streets

The My Maranoa Christmas Street Party brought hundreds of revellers out onto McDowall St, were you spotted.

Published a story 5th Dec 2019 1:57 PM

One man has died in a trucking accident on a western QLD highway.

Young man dies in highway truck rollover

One man has died in a trucking accident on a western QLD highway.

Published a story 5th Dec 2019 1:02 PM

An 81-year-old woman became alarmed when a man who was known to her started swinging a metal pole.

Metal pole swung at 81-year-old woman over money row

An 81-year-old woman became alarmed when a man who was known to her started swinging a metal pole.

Published a story 5th Dec 2019 10:12 AM

It’s been a big year of crime and court for southwest Queensland, here’s 21 cases that shocked our region in 2019.

21 crimes that shocked the southwest this year

It’s been a big year of crime and court for southwest Queensland, here’s 21 cases that shocked our region in 2019.

Published a story 4th Dec 2019 2:28 PM

Maranoa MP David Littleproud has pledged more than $12 million to improve roads in southwest Queensland as the worst drought in living history rages on.

$12M boost to drought-ravaged western QLD

Maranoa MP David Littleproud has pledged more than $12 million to improve roads in southwest Queensland as the worst drought in living history rages on.

Published a story 3rd Dec 2019 8:46 AM

Christmas is coming to McDowall St this Thursday, as the My Maranoa Christmas Party is set to spread plenty of yuletide cheer.

FULL PROGRAM: Christmas comes to McDowall St

Christmas is coming to McDowall St this Thursday, as the My Maranoa Christmas Party is set to spread plenty of yuletide cheer.

Published a story 2nd Dec 2019 3:36 PM

Western Queensland residents should follow some simple tips to stay cool and safe during expected hot weather conditions over the coming weeks and into the festive season.

KEEP COOL: top tips for western QLD residents

Western Queensland residents should follow some simple tips to stay cool and safe during expected hot weather conditions over the coming weeks and into the festive season.

November 2019

Published a story 28th Nov 2019 5:14 PM

The congregation of a rural church, including the minister, have created their own "conservative sect" as a protest against marriage equality.

Whole church walks out in gay marriage row

The congregation of a rural church, including the minister, have created their own "conservative sect" as a protest against marriage equality.

Published a story 28th Nov 2019 3:01 PM

Determined to help those less fortunate, teacher Joanna Richert and her class were at the Community Hub on Wednesday, packing 200 hampers in co-operation with Maranoa Regional Council.

Christmas spirit lives on in year 8 givers

Determined to help those less fortunate, teacher Joanna Richert and her class were at the Community Hub on Wednesday, packing 200 hampers in co-operation with Maranoa Regional Council.

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