January 2020

Published a story 18th Jan 2020 10:19 AM

After vowing not to shave until it rained, Scott Loughnan is once again sporting a bare face.

First there was rain, then a clean face

After vowing not to shave until it rained, Scott Loughnan is once again sporting a bare face.

Published a story 17th Jan 2020 2:52 PM

Hoping to capitalise on the success of a stellar 2019 season, the Frillnecks are already looking for ways to make 2020 their best year yet.

Frillnecks geared up with 2020 vision

Hoping to capitalise on the success of a stellar 2019 season, the Frillnecks are already looking for ways to make 2020 their best year yet.

Published a story 17th Jan 2020 2:48 PM

When it comes to drawing tourists to the southwest, it’s all in the data – that’s according to a chief tourism officer.

Data driving southwest tourism

When it comes to drawing tourists to the southwest, it’s all in the data – that’s according to a chief tourism officer.

Published a story 17th Jan 2020 7:39 AM

A truck, carrying logs, has rolled over, blocking a major Queensland highway.

Log truck rollover shuts highway

A truck, carrying logs, has rolled over, blocking a major Queensland highway.

Published a story 16th Jan 2020 12:59 PM

Having ventured to the Roma Rugby 7s a number of times, even claiming a win in 2018, UQ are keen to head back west.

Uni looks west for rugby’s big bush bash

Having ventured to the Roma Rugby 7s a number of times, even claiming a win in 2018, UQ are keen to head back west.

Published a story 15th Jan 2020 5:53 PM

FROM cheating FIFO husbands to mullet-bearing cowboys, these are the worst Roma Tinder profiles The Western Star has uncovered.

Roma's worst Tinder profiles revealed

FROM cheating FIFO husbands to mullet-bearing cowboys, these are the worst Roma Tinder profiles The Western Star has uncovered.

Published a story 14th Jan 2020 3:48 PM

Two-term councillor keen to see major developments in the pipeline come to fruition for the Maranoa.

‘We must keep growing’: councillor to stand again

Two-term councillor keen to see major developments in the pipeline come to fruition for the Maranoa.

Published a story 14th Jan 2020 3:38 PM

Riversands will host a night to remember, showcasing the best of local and regional produce.

Enjoy a taste of the Balonne this Australia Day

Riversands will host a night to remember, showcasing the best of local and regional produce.

Published a story 13th Jan 2020 10:54 AM

Firefighting services, amenities and airconditioning are under threat across the Balonne Shire Council as St George’s main water supply continues to drop to drastically low levels.

Mayor: ’We won't have enough water for fire services’

Firefighting services, amenities and airconditioning are under threat across the Balonne Shire Council as St George’s main water supply continues to drop to drastically low levels.

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