Wealth of ideas to support CH region

LONG-term Emerald resident and business owner Jim White is running for a spot on the CHRC as he wants to “bring some wealth back into the Highlands”.

Council hopes for Alpha cattleman

FAMILY MAN: Sean Dillon with his wife Sarah and their children Ryan, Tia and Kacee at Surbiton Station north of Alpha.

Alpha cattleman Sean Dillon's "old fashioned" approach to council

BOMB THREAT: Schools in Queensland and NSW locked down

Emerald State High School was one of 19 schools evacuated after receiving calls of a 'threatening nature'. Photo Emma Boughen / Central Queensland News

The evacuation at Emerald State High School has ended.

BOMB THREAT: 29 schools in Queensland, NSW and ACT affected

More schools shut down after bomb threats telephoned in.

Donation to the rescue

GENEROUS: Jerad and Laine Keim, Scott Allen, Rob Shanks, Michael Jones and Matt Pukk.

RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue Service receives $12,200 donation

Casey catches Saturday Night Fever

Casey performs a contemporary solo piece during her time at the Emerald Academy of Dance.

Casey takes her dancing talent from Emerald to centre stage in city

Local Partners

Dysart youth to take part in graffiti art

Graffiti artist Mark Paddick will help Dysart youth give their Skate Park a hip new look on February 20-21.

Dysart youth to add a street-art edge to their local skate park

Severe weather forces road closures across Isaac region

DO NOT DRIVE IN FLOOD WATERS: Force of flood waters at Convicts Crossing on Dysart Clermont Road (closed).

More than 19 road closures across Isaac over the past 48 hours.

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An injection of spiritual capital can transform your workplace

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READER'S VIEW: Blaming the victim an affront to females

There is no circumstance that justifies DV on any grounds.

Out of the Wardrobe exhibition

Gwyneth Harmer and Andy Freeman at the Emerald Art Gallery opening of the Out of the Wardrobe exhibition. Photo Rebekah Yelland / CQ News

Artist Tanya Henry opened her exhibition Out of the Wardrobe at the Emerald Art...

Emerald cattle sale

Haddie Morawitz of Windy Hill, Comet Johanna Robertson of Clermont at the Emerald cattle sales yesterday morning. Photo Amber Hooker / CQ News

There were plenty of smiles among agents, buyers and all braving the rain at...

Georgy takes centre stage

Kelsey Hitchman and Philly O'Rourke watch Georgy Cumming perform at the Irish Village.

Local songbird Georgy Cumming makes her debut at the Irish Village, with friends...

CQ celebrates Australia Day

Stella and Zack Hare with Renae and Logan Nielson enjoy the Australia Day celebrations in Blackwater. Photo Rebekah Yelland / CQ News, Stella and Zack Hare with Renae and Logan Nielson enjoy the Australia Day celebrations in Blackwater. Photo Rebekah Yelland / CQ News

THE CQ News team ventured out to catch some of the thong-throwing...

Reader contributed: Clermont wildlife carer

Clermont wildlife carer Lori Sutton shares some photos of the animals that come into her care.

Central Queensland wildlife carer Lori Sutton gets snap happy with some of the...

South Burnett storm damage

Storm damage from Friday January 29. Contributed

Damage from Friday January 29, storms.

Clean up in Scarness

Storm clean up - Clean up began in the early hours on Scarness Esplanade. Photo: Valerie Horton / Fraser Coast Chronicle

The clean-up has began after storms lashed the Fraser Coast on Friday night.

2016 Mercedes-AMG A45

2016 Mercedes-AMG A45

The fastest hot hatch money can buy: the 2016 Mercedes-AMG A45 which hits 100kmh in...