April 2020

Published a story 6th Apr 2020 12:20 PM

While no cases of the deadly coronavirus have been confirmed in the southwest, the pandemic is having massive impacts on the local economy.

Staff layoffs and empty pockets: COVID-19 hits Roma

While no cases of the deadly coronavirus have been confirmed in the southwest, the pandemic is having massive impacts on the local economy.

Published a story 6th Apr 2020 9:25 AM

A cold weather system has left Roma residents scrambling for extra blankets this morning.

Roma shivers through coldest morning of the year

A cold weather system has left Roma residents scrambling for extra blankets this morning.

Published a story 6th Apr 2020 8:51 AM

Emergency crews were called to the scene this morning to find the vehicle well involved.

Hay baler goes up in flames on rural road

Emergency crews were called to the scene this morning to find the vehicle well involved.

Published a story 2nd Apr 2020 4:08 PM

Essential workers will have access to free childcare, here’s what that means for Roma’s youngest learners.

Future safe guarded for Roma’s early learners

Essential workers will have access to free childcare, here’s what that means for Roma’s youngest learners.

Published a story 2nd Apr 2020 2:50 PM

Here is the list of the people appearing in the Roma Magistrates Court this week.

60 NAMES: Everyone ‘appearing’ in Roma court this week

Here is the list of the people appearing in the Roma Magistrates Court this week.

Published a story 2nd Apr 2020 11:10 AM

Border control measures on roads in the Balonne Shire will be tightened from midnight tonight, in an attempt to slow the spread of the coronavirus.

Tightened border controls close Balonne roads

Border control measures on roads in the Balonne Shire will be tightened from midnight tonight, in an attempt to slow the spread of the coronavirus.

Voted in a poll 1st Apr 2020 6:37 PM

Published a story 1st Apr 2020 4:27 PM

Tyson Golder looks certain to achieve what he set out to do four years ago, having all-but secured a majority in Maranoa Regional Council. Here’s what he plans to do.

VICTORY: What Golder will do with majority council

Tyson Golder looks certain to achieve what he set out to do four years ago, having all-but secured a majority in Maranoa Regional Council. Here’s what he plans to do.

Published a story 1st Apr 2020 1:44 PM

The annual swarm of grey nomads descending on the Maranoa is usually the economic boost local businesses need. It won’t come this year.

Maranoa council’s message to tourists: Stay away

The annual swarm of grey nomads descending on the Maranoa is usually the economic boost local businesses need. It won’t come this year.

Published a story 1st Apr 2020 1:40 PM

The $112.6 million facility is set to open this year, but how does the COVID-19 pandemic impact that?

How the COVID-19 outbreak impacts new Roma Hospital

The $112.6 million facility is set to open this year, but how does the COVID-19 pandemic impact that?

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