Helicopter called to scene of horse riding accident

A HELICOPTER is heading to the scene of a horse riding accident on Mt Wooroolin.

Kingaroy peanuts in the national spotlight

The Peanut Van has partnered with IGA to sell Kingaroy Peanuts in every store in Queensland.

Peanut Van in Channel 10 television segment

Things to do in the South Burnett this weekend

BUSTING OUT: Jeffery Clevens has a go at the rodeo,the academy has a rodeo day every Friday. Photo Katherine Morris / South Burnett Times

Events on this Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Investigation into animal welfare at Booie

File photo

Biosecurity Queensland is investigating an animal welfare case.

Maranoa MP slams decision to close bank branch

Kingaroy's Suncorp Bank branch will close in January 2017.

Kingaroy Suncorp branch will shut its doors next year

Hairdresser brings a little brightness to ball attendees

Natasha Clair is giving free hair cuts to attendees of Kingaroy's White Dove Ball.

Read how this hair dresser to brighten the lives of the mentaly ill.

Mould threatens to destroy QLD crops

RAIN PAIN: Chickpeas have come down with a rash of gray mould due to rainfall.

Farmers in need of dry weather due to rising crop fungus.

Thief takes fridge at South Burnett festival

A man will face court on multiple drugs, traffic and theft charges

More rain on the way at the weekend

More wet weather is on the way for Kingaroy.

More rain is on the way at the weekend.

Man repeatedly bitten by snake

Ambulance generic

Man taken to hospital in stable condition

Neumann vows to back JBS workers

The ongoing dispute between JBS Dinmore and workers continues.

Federal MP to meet with company's management

APLNG 'overly stretched' Origin's resources: CEO

LNG FUKUROKUJU is purpose built to carry LNG from the APLNG facility at Curtis Island to Kansai Electric facility in Japan.

Despite posting big losses this year, Origin confident in LNG

New $200 million development will create 580 jobs

Cassie And Josh with baby Alfie and daughter Andee. They have bought at new Lennox Head development Epiq.

Majority of new positions will be given to Northern Rivers locals

Cherrabah's mega resort plans axed

PLANS for a massive development at Cherrabah have been scrapped.

Turmeric paste turns farmers' luck

GROWING BUSINESS: Gjenie and Michael Erbacher did not know what turmeric looked like eight years ago but Mrs Erbachers Turmeric Paste has now proven popular.

Home-grown, home-made turmeric paste proves popular

State government taking tick checks seriously

TICKED OFF: New state legislation is cracking down on the spread of cattle ticks from region to region

Cattle producers face penalties if tick check laws aren't followed.

Toddler was in back seat during drunken car crash

A Bollier woman has been convicted of drink driving after she crashed with her 2-year-old child in the car.

Open can of liquor found in centre console at crash scene

They promised us a chopper, so where is it?

The AW139 helicopter already operational in the RACQ LifeFlight fleet.

RACQ LifeFlilght fleet review throws doubt on major chopper pledge

Police defend Riverlink traffic ticket

POLICE Photo Kate Darvall/ South Burnett Times

Woman furious after being slapped with whopper fine

Judge hands down heavy sentence for Tia's killer

Tia Maria Jayne Landers was last seen in mid-June. Her body was found at Roys Rd Beerwah on July 3.

Queensland judge extends sentence for sadistic killer

Swimming spots that could cause vomiting, diarrhoea, fever

Swimmers at the mouth of the Evans River.

Health risks include vomiting, diarrhea, nausea, headaches, fevers

Death of footballer sparks drug warning from police

Tributes are flowing for Riki Stephens.  Photo: Dylan McCutcheon / Facebook

Riki Stephens was one of about 16 people affected last weekend

Who was Warriena Wright?

Gable Tostee (right)  logged back on to Tinder just days after Rrie Wright's death.

Wright was more than just the girl who fell from a balcony

'Sophisticated' pedophile gets 24 years jail

Former dance studio director and instructor Grant Davies is unloaded from a Corrective Services van at Burwood Local court, in Sydney, Monday, Dec. 15, 2014. Davies has been charged with 63 offences relating to 10 of his former students, including 20 counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child under the age of 16. (AAP Image/Dan Himbrechts)

Pedophile dance teacher operated out of Sydney studio

Centrelink complaints increase by almost 50%

Complaints to Centrelink have been up in 2015-16.

Complaints to the Commonwealth Ombudsman about Centrelink increased.

Two children found stabbed to death

Forensic officers at a home in Perth where the bodies of two children were found. A man is in hospital with severe stab wounds.

Two children found dead in alleged murder

WATCH: Trailer for Jackman's final Wolverine film released

First trailer for the last Wolverine film with Hugh Jackman.

Thrilling trailer promises a dark, dystopian finale for Wolverine

WATCH: Endangered black rhino born at Iowa zoo

Baby Rhino born in Iowa zoo.

Baby rhino capturing hearts across the world

Donald Trump accused of sexual assault by another woman

Karena Virginia said the Republican presidential candidate groped her during a US Open tennis tournament in 1998

He said, ‘Hey, look at this one... Look at those legs.''

Mentally ill man to be executed after court rules

Court rules schizophrenia does not qualify as a “mental disorder”

VIDEO: Girls forced to wade through muddy snake pit

Girls forced to wade through murky snake pit in Malaysia. Source Youtube screenshot

Malaysia suspends children's program that involved muddy snake pit

Teflon Mike looks scuffed up, but he is still our PM in waiting

NSW Premier Mike Baird may be twisted up like a pretzel but he still has the look of a future prime minister.

Backpedalling like a cliff-top unicyclist, Baird is still future PM

'Most annoying twins' don't care about label

Paula and Bridgette Powers from the Twinnies Pelican and Seabird Rescue with young Magpie Geese.

Paula and Bridgette Powers share their lives as almost one person.

Hitch-hiking koala helped across the road by police

What does a koala and Usain Bolt have in common?

Everyone agrees: Trump is a 'revolting slug'

NSW Parliament's upper house has agreed Donald Trump is a "revolting slug”.

Unanimous agreement in NSW Parliament's upper house

Love bitter drinks? Relax, you're not a psychopath

Link between bitter drinks and psychopaths a little overplayed

Selma Blair blames flight outburst on 'psychotic blackout'

Selma Blair

"I am someone who should never drink, and I rarely do"

Bob Dylan acknowledges Nobel Prize win

Bob Dylan has finally acknowledged his Nobel Prize win

CCTV footage surfaces of Kim Kardashian West's robbers

The blurry footage shows three men on bikes and two on foot

Cathriona White's mother claims to have Jim Carrey's results

Jim Carrey and late ex-girlfriend Cathriona White

SHE claims Carrey exposed White to herpes, chlamydia, Hepatitis A

The Koi Boys are back with more covers and original songs

Former Voice contestants The Koi Boys have signed with Universal Music.

THE Voice favourites release their debut album today.

RECAP: The Bachelorette S2E10 - hometown visits

Georgia Love in a scene from season two episode 10 of The Bachelorette.

Georgia meets the families of her four beaus tonight.