June 2019

Published a story 18th Jun 2019 12:45 PM

Several hundred race-goers will be up for another afternoon of fun - so soon after Ipswich Cup as well.

Turf club event funds get Crime Stoppers off and racing

Several hundred race-goers will be up for another afternoon of fun - so soon after Ipswich Cup as well.

Published a story 17th Jun 2019 4:18 PM

Plastic bottles, bottle tops, thongs, plastic bags, bits of polystyrene, plastic drums, rope, toothbrushes, timber, gas bottles, needles, fishing gear.

Ipswich lends hand in Fraser Island clean-up

Plastic bottles, bottle tops, thongs, plastic bags, bits of polystyrene, plastic drums, rope, toothbrushes, timber, gas bottles, needles, fishing gear.

Published a story 17th Jun 2019 4:02 PM

For all the times Peter Clark has rolled up the sleeves to make a life-saving blood donation, he has been lucky enough to have never seen the other side.

Decision that saved Miracle Maggie's life

For all the times Peter Clark has rolled up the sleeves to make a life-saving blood donation, he has been lucky enough to have never seen the other side.

Published a story 13th Jun 2019 5:18 PM

The fire season started in mid-July last year - several weeks earlier than normal - which has prompted the sense of urgency from firefighters this year.

Crews bracing for worst fire season in a generation

The fire season started in mid-July last year - several weeks earlier than normal - which has prompted the sense of urgency from firefighters this year.

Published a story 12th Jun 2019 3:05 PM

THE CEO confirmed that the job losses included full-time positions too.

Ipswich business to cut jobs as Chinese imports bite

THE CEO confirmed that the job losses included full-time positions too.

Published a story 12th Jun 2019 1:21 PM

ON THE eve of the city's biggest racing event, Racing Minister Stirling Hinchliffe has delivered the news the Ipswich Turf Club had been hoping for.

Minister gives Ipswich track plan reprieve on eve of the cup

ON THE eve of the city's biggest racing event, Racing Minister Stirling Hinchliffe has delivered the news the Ipswich Turf Club had been hoping for.

Published a story 10th Jun 2019 6:13 PM

The thrill of the hunt runs through Jack "The Jug Man” Parsons' veins.

Put the kettle on: Jug Man's collection a steaming success

The thrill of the hunt runs through Jack "The Jug Man” Parsons' veins.

Published a story 6th Jun 2019 4:57 PM

FIREFIGHTERS were called to a small blaze burning near the rail line at Bundamba this afternoon.

Fire crews called to blaze near rail line

FIREFIGHTERS were called to a small blaze burning near the rail line at Bundamba this afternoon.

Published a story 2nd Jun 2019 3:45 PM

PARAMEDICS were called to multiple crashes over the weekend, with several instances of vehicles colliding with trees or light poles.

Busy weekend for paramedics on Ipswich roads

PARAMEDICS were called to multiple crashes over the weekend, with several instances of vehicles colliding with trees or light poles.

Published a story 2nd Jun 2019 3:03 PM

OPINION: SOCIAL media has a tendency to dig up negativity in the least likely of places, as we have come to realise in our work.

Coles sets example for employers

OPINION: SOCIAL media has a tendency to dig up negativity in the least likely of places, as we have come to realise in our work.

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Born and bred in Ipswich, Andrew Korner has been at the Queensland Times since 2007. Over the past decade Andrew has covered country rounds, courts, police and emergency services and been editor of the Ipswich Advertiser. Andrew is currently the deputy editor of the Queensland Times.