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No rates rise for Lockyer Valley homeowners

No rates rise and no increase on levies. That's a guarantee from Lockyer Valley Mayor Tanya Milligan, with Council handing down its Budget for the next financial year. In a snapshot, the Budget provides a revenue of almost $59 million and close to $57 million in expenditure, giving a predicted operating surplus of $2.06...

New primary school for Logan

Four new state schools are due for construction, after the Palaszczuk Government announced a $346 million education package. The new primary schools, including one at North Maclean in Logan, will all be ready for the start of the 2022 school year, as part of the state's commitment to provide quality education facilities in growing communities. Premier Annastacia...

Electricity prices to drop again

A $50 rebate is expected to appear on household electricity bills for Queensland residents from September to November. The announcement of this relief payment in the recovery of Covid-19 comes with yet another reduction of power costs this financial year for the third consecutive time.  Energy Minister Dr Anthony Lynham said it's the biggest drop in power prices...

Teenage boy from Logan Central found

The 17-year-old boy reported missing from Logan Central since June 8 has now been located. Police thank you and the community for helping them find him. (Image supplied with permission from Grant Broadcasters Pty.Ltd.)

Think local, buy Logan

A new campaign has been launched by Logan City Council, to encourage the community to support local businesses as they continue their recovery from the impacts of the Covid-19 shutdown. The Think Local Buy Logan campaign follows a decision by Council, to offer more than 1,300 businesses a 50 per cent...

South Brisbane domestic violence charges

A 71-year-old man is facing more than 10 serious domestic violence-related offences, following an alleged assault and pursuit near Warwick overnight. Shortly after 10.00pm on Monday, the man allegedly attended a Chandler home, where police claim he forced entry, threatened and assaulted a 68-year-old woman known to him and then fled...

Check your school zone speed

40km/h speed limits are back in force around our schools from today. As kids head to and from the classroom for term three, new data reveals the shocking number of motorists who've been busted speeding through school zones. Alarming figures revealed by the RACQ show about 40,000 speedsters were pinged over a two year...

South West Brisbane teen missing

There are concerns for a 14-year-old girl, still missing from Oxley. The teen has been unaccounted for since last Thursday morning, with police calling for your assistance to find her. She was described as being around 170cm tall, Caucasian, of a slim build with brown hair and brown eyes. She could be travelling...

Logan man suffers 'significant' head injury

A Logan man has suffered what ambulance officers are calling a 'significant' head injury in an assault on Friday night.Critical Care Paramedics were called to Holmview just after 10pm to find the man who had allegedly been assaulted - he was rushed to the Princess Alexandria Hospital

Nanango woman killed in crash

A 51-year-old Nanango woman has died after a traffic crash on the D'Aguilar Highway at Barker Creek Flat this morning. Preliminary investigations indicate that at 8am a vehicle travelling west of Nanango has attempted to overtake other vehicles and has collided head on with a sedan travelling in the opposite direction. Sadly,...
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