December 2020

Published a story 1st Dec 2020 11:08 AM

IT WAS a dangerous weekend on Kingaroy roads, with police charging drivers for drug driving and another man for drug possession.

CRIME: Kingaroy drug driving blitz nabs dangerous motorists

IT WAS a dangerous weekend on Kingaroy roads, with police charging drivers for drug driving and another man for drug possession.

Published a story 1st Dec 2020 8:25 AM

THIS week the <em>South Burnett Times</em> will be launching a mental health campaign, brining in experts to break down arguably the biggest issue facing our region.

OPINION: Why we need to talk about mental health

THIS week the South Burnett Times will be launching a mental health campaign, brining in experts to break down arguably the biggest issue facing our region.

November 2020

Published a story 30th Nov 2020 4:43 PM

AFTER 16 months, a South Burnett family is still searching for answers after losing their 12-year-old to suicide. They‘re just one of many families dealing with the shockwave of grief living in Queensland’s suicide capital.

SUICIDE EPICENTRE: Data reveals Burnett‘s dark problem

AFTER 16 months, a South Burnett family is still searching for answers after losing their 12-year-old to suicide. They‘re just one of many families dealing with the shockwave of grief living in Queensland’s suicide capital.

Published a story 27th Nov 2020 5:38 PM

A SOUTH Burnett businesswoman is combing her passion for styling with the charm of the South Burnett landscape to create unique pop up picnics.

New South Burnett picnic business boom

A SOUTH Burnett businesswoman is combing her passion for styling with the charm of the South Burnett landscape to create unique pop up picnics.

Published a story 26th Nov 2020 4:50 PM

TO COMBAT the lack of public housing for the elderly, two new independent living units for senior citizens are currently being built in the South Burnett.

Two new aged care homes under construction in South Burnett

TO COMBAT the lack of public housing for the elderly, two new independent living units for senior citizens are currently being built in the South Burnett.

Published a story 26th Nov 2020 10:45 AM

A generous donation from the Queensland Ambulance Service will boost support to the Royal Flying Doctors service in remote and rural Queensland.

QAS donation reaches Flying Doctor patients in Kingaroy

A generous donation from the Queensland Ambulance Service will boost support to the Royal Flying Doctors service in remote and rural Queensland.

Published a story 26th Nov 2020 9:58 AM

AN EVENT that brings in over half a million dollars to the local economy will be returning in 2021 with a date now officially locked in.

REV YOUR ENGINES: Wondai Street Sprints lock in 2021 date

AN EVENT that brings in over half a million dollars to the local economy will be returning in 2021 with a date now officially locked in.

Published a story 25th Nov 2020 3:23 PM

DETECTIVES have shut down a major South Burnett Methylamphetamine trafficking operation involving three alleged criminals.

BUSTED: Detectives uncover meth trafficking operation

DETECTIVES have shut down a major South Burnett Methylamphetamine trafficking operation involving three alleged criminals.

Published a story 25th Nov 2020 1:06 PM

MORE than 20 million containers have been recycled in Nanango generating $2 million in refunds and $15,000 for the local scouts. DETAILS:

Nanango community rakes in $2 million from recycled cans

MORE than 20 million containers have been recycled in Nanango generating $2 million in refunds and $15,000 for the local scouts. DETAILS:

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