Qld's $54 billion opportunity

Qld's $54 billion opportunity

Can Queensland make the most of changing global economy

Monto Show promises to be a cracking time

Monto Show promises to be a cracking time

The 2018 instalment of the Monto Show promises to be a cracker.

Rodeo clowning no joke

Rodeo clowning no joke

To face a bull at a rodeo is a valiant feat.


School Cattle Club granted brand new yards

School Cattle Club granted brand new yards

The cattle yards at Monto SHS received a $44,000 upgrade over the school holidays thanks to funding from the state government.

Riders enjoy a bucking good time at Eidsvold rodeo

Riders enjoy a bucking good time at Eidsvold rodeo

It's not everyday you have two brothers take out the rodeo win at the weekend, but it happened in Eidsvold.

More than one win at the footy

More than one win at the footy

The Gladiators took the win against the Eidsvold Eagles in their first home game on Friday night, but the victory wasn't all the club banked last week.

Rideout wins fourth singles title

Rideout wins fourth singles title

Rodney Rideout defeated Mark Torrens in the men's singles final on Sunday to be named the 2018 Monto Bowls Club champion.

NBN rollout has commenced

NBN rollout has commenced

Faster internet speeds are just around the corner for the North Burnett with the rollout of the National Broadband Network officially under way.


Meet Monto's favourite bartenders

Meet Monto's favourite bartenders

Frequenters of Monto's Grand Hotel will recognise Bec Knight and Nat Chamberlain as the cheerful English faces behind the bar.

Covering the Eidsvold Charity Cattle Drive was memorable

Covering the Eidsvold Charity Cattle Drive was memorable

IT was one of my highlights getting to the cover a historic event, the Eidsvold Charity Cattle Drive.

High Tea to crown Miss Showgirl

High Tea to crown Miss Showgirl

With the 2018 show less than two weeks away, Monto Miss Showgirl will be crowned at a High Tea this weekend.

Council receives complaints of 'illegal camping'

Council receives complaints of 'illegal camping'

NUMEROUS complaints from residents in the North Burnett regarding illegal camping, overcrowded dwellings and occupied caravans in the past 12 months.

Robotic seal makes waves at aged care home

Robotic seal makes waves at aged care home

An $8000 price tag on a robotic seal seems excessive but to residents of Gunther Village their cuddly companion Paro is invaluable.

Splendour tickets sold out in minutes

Splendour tickets sold out in minutes

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‘Lazy little sh*ts’: Recruiter slams Gen Y

‘Lazy little sh*ts’: Recruiter slams Gen Y

"I’m not surprised us millennials are being called entitled."

'Saxy lady' beats odds and uses music to recover from stroke

'Saxy lady' beats odds and uses music to recover from stroke

Southern Downs woman was told she may not play again but she's back

Family needs help after father-of-three killed in crash

Family needs help after father-of-three killed in crash

The community has rallied behind the family of the man

Why more Aussies are choosing 50Mbps NBN plan

Why more Aussies are choosing 50Mbps NBN plan

Low speeds are still the most popular.

Denny finishes fourth in discus, misses history

Denny finishes fourth in discus, misses history

Matt Denny's bid for history fell short by just 108cm.

Sport

Gayle goes ballistic in furious IPL rampage

Gayle goes ballistic in furious IPL rampage

CHRIS Gayle bludgeoned his sixth Indian Premier League hundred.

BEHIND THE SPORTS DESK: The fall of Israel

BEHIND THE SPORTS DESK: The fall of Israel

VIDEO: Moose is joined behind the sports desk by special guest Burls.

Hawkes duo bid to join the Champagne set

Hawkes duo bid to join the Champagne set

John Hawkes' stable eyes a fifth Champagne Stakes success

Man dies after being bitten by snake

Man dies after being bitten by snake

A Queensland man has died after he was bitten by a snake.

Kleenmaid fraud appeal in pipeline

Kleenmaid fraud appeal in pipeline

Bradley Young planning to fight nine-year sentence

Why we’re confused about pizza boxes

Why we’re confused about pizza boxes

Turns out, pizza boxes are usually sent to landfill.

Contractor goes bust, workers unpaid on $53m Coast project

Contractor goes bust, workers unpaid on $53m Coast project

Oceanside contractor leaves workers in the lurch

What to do to stop recycling going to landfill

What to do to stop recycling going to landfill

Where's my yellow-lidded wheelie bin of civic good?

Accused ice queen to go home

Accused ice queen to go home

'Her children will suffer as a result'

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    No more Allen key! Ikea furniture no match for robot arms

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    Same-sex kiss causes uproar

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