Toowoomba

Rider injured in Toowoomba cliff fall

Mountain bike

Emergency services have undertaken a vertical rescue after a mountain bike rider fell down a Toowoomba cliff face.

Bridges mended over Toowoomba range crossing

Amy Remeikis After a day of bickering, state and federal governments call truce.

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Stalled Toowoomba range crossing hints at federal/state fracture

Treasurer Tim Nicholls

Amy Remeikis Happy family approach between governments has hit another snag.

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Feds freeze funding for Toowoomba bypass

Treasurer Tim Nicholls

Chris Calcino Toowoomba bypass funding appears to have been frozen by the Federal Government on the same day companies were asked to prepare construction proposals.

Toowoomba airport eyes international flights

The first aeroplane with Queensland Premier Campbell Newman lands  at Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport.

Cameron Atfield Toowoomba could be Queensland's next international gateway, if the owners of Australia's only privately built public airport have their way.

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Skytrans cancels Toowoomba-Sydney route following Qantas announcement

John Wagner says he hopes Skytrans can still play a part un the new Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport

Cameron Atfield The arrival of Qantas into Toowoomba has claimed its first victim, with regional carrier Skytrans cancelling its Sydney services due to the new competition.

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Toowoomba residents slam possibility of single-lane bypass

An artist's impression of the Toowoomba Bypass.

Chris Calcino An admission that part of the $1.7billion Toowoomba bypass may be a single-lane affair has been slammed by the city's residents.

Mother and child abducted at gunpoint in Toowoomba

Qld police

Marissa Calligeros A mother was forced to drive for more than hour at gunpoint after she and her young child were abducted in Toowoomba, west of Brisbane, on Wednesday.

Toowoomba to remember MH17 victims Roger and Jill Guard

Remembering Roger and Jill Guard.

Toowoomba will hold a memorial service on Sunday for Roger and Jill Guard, who perished when Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine.

Man dies in crash west of Toowoomba

Kristian Silva A man has died in a crash between a car and a prime mover on the Warrego Highway, west of Toowoomba.

Respected Toowoomba doctors lost in MH17 disaster

Photos of MH17 Queensland victims Roger and Jill 
Guard.  Photo was taken as Roger and Jill 
left for their trip to the UK and Europe six weeks ago.

Kim Stephens and Marissa Calligeros Respected Toowoomba doctors Roger and Jill Guard were homeward bound, desperate to return to see their young granddaughter walk for the first time.

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Missing Toowoomba girl found safe

Kristian Silva A three-year-old girl reported missing from a Toowoomba home on Monday morning has been found safe and well.

Teen charged over double stabbing in Toowoomba

Toowoomba crime scene

Kristian Silva A male juvenile is in police custody after the fatal stabbing of two people in a residential Toowoomba street.

Toowoomba bypass worth $25 a trip, say truckies

Toowoomba second range crossing

Tony Moore Second range crossing to save 40 minutes and 16 sets of traffic lights, and be done by 2018.

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Smoke alarm batteries a fool's day blessing in Toowoomba fire

New batteries in a fire alarm might have saved a man's life in Toowoomba.

Kristian Silva A decision to replace smoke alarm batteries on April Fool’s Day might have saved a man’s life, after his home west of Toowoomba was destroyed in an inferno on Tuesday night.

School fight video: Toowoomba's Centenary Heights High suspends 39 students

Toowoomba's Centenary Heights high school.

Marissa Calligeros A Queensland high school says it makes no apologies for suspending nearly 40 students who failed to intervene in a fight between two girls.

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Blackouts as storms soak Toowoomba

Storm

Bridie Jabour More than 60 millimetres of rain was dumped on Toowoomba as storms whipped through the city, causing blackouts in thousands of homes.

Child dies in Toowoomba house fire

Fatal Toowooomba fire

Marissa Calligeros A neighbour reportedly tried frantically to rescue a toddler who was killed in a house fire in Toowoomba, west of Brisbane.

Hero brother to be buried in Toowoomba

Jordan Rice.

The first of those killed in Toowoomba's deadly flash flood will be buried today.

Man killed, child injured in head-on crash near Dalby

Police.

Marissa Calligeros Vehicles collide near Dalby, killing one and injuring four.