TRAGEDY: The Slack family's beloved 14-year-old Tibetan spaniel Samson, which died of what's believed to be strychnine poisoning.
TRAGEDY: The Slack family's beloved 14-year-old Tibetan spaniel Samson, which died of what's believed to be strychnine poisoning.

WEEKLY WRAP: Our top 10 best stories

1. Burnett student recognised for community work.

2. CHAOS AT COUNCIL: policy reviews nearly a decade late.

3. FINALLY: Consultant appointed to Burnett water study.

4. Burnett students put their best hoof forward.

Burnett State College student Bek Duffin at the 2019 Wide Bay Hoof and Hook competition in Mundubbera.
Burnett State College student Bek Duffin at the 2019 Wide Bay Hoof and Hook competition in Mundubbera.

5. Welcome to the Burnett: new sergeant hospitalised first day.

New Eidsvold Sgt Mark Gawronski at Eidsvold Police Station.
New Eidsvold Sgt Mark Gawronski at Eidsvold Police Station.

6. Monto woman warns thieves to stay away: ‘I have a dog’.

7. Six dead dogs in six weeks: grazier’s heartache at poisoning.

8. North Burnett councillors celebrated for long service.

9. A makeover to change two towns’ destinies.

10. Separated by distance, united by culture for Burnett schools.

LEARNING TOGETHER: Cherbourg State School principal Andrew Shaw, Eidsvold State School principal Preston Parter and Cherbourg teacher aide Aunty Sylvia Bond at Cherbourg's tour of Eidsvold.
LEARNING TOGETHER: Cherbourg State School principal Andrew Shaw, Eidsvold State School principal Preston Parter and Cherbourg teacher aide Aunty Sylvia Bond at Cherbourg's tour of Eidsvold.

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Police on hunt after Kingaroy home, car burgled overnight

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