July 2020

Published a story 15th Jul 2020 7:43 PM

LATEST: The driver of a car that struck a woman in the middle of the road tried desperately to save her life as emergency services rushed to the scene.

Driver's desperate bid to save woman after horror crash

LATEST: The driver of a car that struck a woman in the middle of the road tried desperately to save her life as emergency services rushed to the scene.

Published a story 15th Jul 2020 7:50 AM

One of the cars rolled on impact with the cow on the Peak Downs Highway

Cars collide with roaming cow on Peak Downs Highway

One of the cars rolled on impact with the cow on the Peak Downs Highway

Published a story 14th Jul 2020 4:16 PM

WATCH THE VIDEO: Why it pays to be prepared

Car thief’s rude surprise returning to scene of crime

WATCH THE VIDEO: Why it pays to be prepared

Published a story 14th Jul 2020 2:54 PM

The break-in of the ARC garage begs the question – what was the thief after?

WATCH: CCTV of thief behind baffling Mackay ARC break-in

The break-in of the ARC garage begs the question – what was the thief after?

Published a story 14th Jul 2020 12:16 PM

Emergency services are on scene of the multi-vehicle crash

PHOTOS: Car runs off road in Bruce Highway collision

Emergency services are on scene of the multi-vehicle crash

Published a story 14th Jul 2020 12:43 AM

PHOTO: Fears feral pig numbers could grow under new laws + HARRY BRUCE’S view

Feral pigs: New quad bike safety laws impede hunt

PHOTO: Fears feral pig numbers could grow under new laws + HARRY BRUCE’S view

Published a story 13th Jul 2020 1:43 PM

Police believe the thief may have scoped out the Norris Rd home before robbing it

South Mackay man wakes to expensive fraud after theft

Police believe the thief may have scoped out the Norris Rd home before robbing it

Published a story 13th Jul 2020 1:37 PM

The intruder, whose face was covered in a black mask, stole two charity tins from the store

Balaclava bandit steals charity tins from Bucasia store

The intruder, whose face was covered in a black mask, stole two charity tins from the store

Published a story 11th Jul 2020 11:22 AM

More flexibility for game schedules an unexpected benefit of COVID-19 shutdown

Mackay netball calling for more players as season starts

More flexibility for game schedules an unexpected benefit of COVID-19 shutdown

Published a story 10th Jul 2020 4:25 PM

The man behind Invictus Ink reveals how he conquered cancer and coronavirus to open new venture

New Sarina tattooist is ready to leave his mark

The man behind Invictus Ink reveals how he conquered cancer and coronavirus to open new venture

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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.