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New rural officer’s goal to learn ropes for OIC position

Premium Content New rural officer’s goal to learn ropes for OIC position

The newest addition to the Toogoolawah police station has in his first week seen...

Iconic Fernvale horse event secures overwhelming nominations

Premium Content Iconic Fernvale horse event secures overwhelming nominations

Horse riders are coming to Fernvale by the hundreds with the return of a popular...

Six Somerset groups gain project funding boost

Premium Content Six Somerset groups gain project funding boost

Six Somerset groups will benefit from more than $150,000 in funding for projects

AHOY: Police crack down on law-flouting boaties

Premium Content AHOY: Police crack down on law-flouting boaties

Police and SEQ water officers have fined boat and jet ski users for breaching the...

Miracle cow travels 95+km in 2011 floods, alive to tell tail

Premium Content Miracle cow travels 95+km in 2011 floods, alive to tell tail

After losing their entire stud herd in the 2011 floods, a Coominya couple received...

Frecklington: Somerset overlooked in state budget

Premium Content Frecklington: Somerset overlooked in state budget

The former opposition leader is not happy her electorate missed out. DETAILS...

Alleged thieves charged for multiple Esk business break-ins

Premium Content Alleged thieves charged for multiple Esk business break-ins

BUSINESSES have been targeted in a series of break-and-enters and public nuisance...

WANTED: Man stealing motorbike busted on CCTV camera

Premium Content WANTED: Man stealing motorbike busted on CCTV camera

POLICE are searching for a man who stole a motorbike from a business. DETAILS:

OUTRAGED: Landholders take fire ant battle into own hands

Premium Content OUTRAGED: Landholders take fire ant battle into own hands

AFTER active nests were located on a farm, landholders waited weeks with no one...

CRIME WRAP: Multiple drug drivers busted on highway

Premium Content CRIME WRAP: Multiple drug drivers busted on highway

Multiple drug drivers have been busted by police on the roads this week.

Why 300+ cyclists will be on our roads next month

Premium Content Why 300+ cyclists will be on our roads next month

Queensland’s richest road race will tackle streets in the Somerset next month...

History-making gigantic pumpkin meets dismal fate

Premium Content History-making gigantic pumpkin meets dismal fate

IT would have won awards at the Ekka and local ag shows but one record-breaking...

HUGE DEBT: How much Lockyer, Somerset owes in unpaid fines

Premium Content HUGE DEBT: How much Lockyer, Somerset owes in unpaid fines

Details reveal how much money each postcode owes, how many residents have a SPER...

Former council candidate says ‘no no no’ to Christmas tree

Premium Content Former council candidate says ‘no no no’ to Christmas tree

Money could be better spent on 'pressing needs', says SES volunteer

Girl hospitalised with suspected snake bite

Premium Content Girl hospitalised with suspected snake bite

A girl’s parents rushed her to hospital when the family realised she may have been...

Somerset teen arrested following stealing spree

Premium Content Somerset teen arrested following stealing spree

A 19yo allegedly stole batteries in Roma and groceries from a Lowood supermarket...

Race days confirmed for popular country club

Premium Content Race days confirmed for popular country club

A $7,000 grant will go towards upgrades at the racetrack.

Strange reasons Lockyer speeding cases will go to trial

Premium Content Strange reasons Lockyer speeding cases will go to trial

TWO men accused of speeding have used bizarre defences to have charges dropped.

Alcoholism helps arsonist escape jail time

Premium Content Alcoholism helps arsonist escape jail time

A woman who burnt down a Somerset man’s house 11 years ago has been sentenced.

Teenager caught red-handed with drugs at house party

Premium Content Teenager caught red-handed with drugs at house party

Police found the teenager had drugs while at a house party in Esk.

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