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Tue 14 Aug 2018

Australia’s mysterious nuclear fallout

Australia’s mysterious nuclear fallout

A RADIOACTIVE dust cloud swept over Western and South Australia. It wasn’t the British. Nor the US or French. A new study says it was covert test by Israel.

Warwick's coldest August morning in over two decades

Warwick's coldest August morning in over two decades

RESIDENTS woke with shivers as temperatures dropped well below average on Monday morning.

If the rain doesn’t come, it’s dire straits

If the rain doesn’t come, it’s dire straits

GEOFF Morton’s massive station has been drought declared for seven years. He says if it doesn’t rain by the end of the calendar year it’ll be the end of the road.

Mon 13 Aug 2018

Ballandean fire within metres of destroying houses

Ballandean fire within metres of destroying houses

This Ballandean resident has praised the work of the fire fighters who saved his home from burning down.

COLD SNAP: Northern Rivers town gets down to zero degrees

COLD SNAP: Northern Rivers town gets down to zero degrees

AFTER the spring-like weather yesterday, getting out of bed this Monday morning was a struggle.

Horror as lightning strikes boys

Horror as lightning strikes boys

CCTV cameras captured the terrifying moment two teenage boys were hit by a bolt of lightning while walking through a park.

Fri 10 Aug 2018

Qantas and Caltex to give $3.1m in drought relief

Qantas and Caltex to give $3.1m in drought relief

QANTAS and Caltex are donating $3.1 million to Rural Aid to help Aussie farmers battle through the worst drought on record. Meanwhile ANZ is setting aside $130...

Damaging gales batter Victoria ahead of miserable weekend

Damaging gales batter Victoria ahead of miserable weekend

DESTRUCTIVE winds are buffeting Victoria this morning, with forecasters warning that dust could be swept into the city by the damaging gales.

Donations flood in for drought appeal

Donations flood in for drought appeal

WITH some parts of the state without a drop of rain for years, Queenslanders are urged to dig deep and join the campaign to help battling farmers. Here's how.

Dryland cotton success

Dryland cotton success

Emerald grower Warrick Stent-Smith had a successful first try at dryland cotton.

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