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Cook’s day off

The latest contribution from Rose City Writers, this week from ROSEMARY EASTON... Check out more short stories at Fleur Lind's website - fleursfabulousfables.wordpress.com COOK'S DAY OFF. A:...

Stanthorpe in 1913

• On 28 February 1913, the works of removing the Stanthorpe Railway Station to the town side of the line are being carried out. The...

Top Gun makes epic return

For the first time since 1986, Top Gun returned to the big screen with the film's epic sequel, Maverick. Tom Cruise once again stars in...

Sadie Sink the standout of Stranger Things

*This contains spoilers for the new season of Stranger Things. The final two episodes of Stranger Things season four dropped last week and honestly, I...

A gripping thriller about a mother’s instinct

I picked up Where the Missing Go by Emma Rowley from our local library on a whim, and the mystery has stuck with me...

Stanthorpe in 1912

In 1912, a large portion of the historical records are dedicated to the happenings at the local schools. Glen Aplin State School saw a changeover...

Stanthorpe in 1911

The historic records of Stanthorpe in 1911 show plenty was happening in town, from the installation of street lights to the alleged finding of...

Stanthorpe in 1910

The following is an excerpty from the Brisbane Courier from 15 November 1910. Death of a Stanthorpe Resident 'The death of Mr R O'Brien, one of...

Stanthorpe in 1909

According to Stanthorpe Voices: Extracts from Stanthorpe Shire History, Mr Bob Champman was the first to settle at what was to become Cottonvale in...

Under the Banner of Heaven off to a promising start

With half the series currently available on Disney+, Under the Banner of Heaven is an example of a true-crime show involving religion that doesn't...

Emmy season is upon us

The 74th Primetime Emmy Award season has arrived just as quickly as Oscar season finished up. Voting officially opened to academy members last Friday...

Stanthorpe in 1908

Stanthorpe Voices: Extracts from Stanthorpe Shire History. Compiled by Stanthorpe Shire Council 1908: W.A. Petzler sent first consignment of Eukey fruit to London. The following are...

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Grants for good ideas

A funding pool of $50k is now available through the Southern Downs Regional Council’s 2022/23 Community Grants Program to help community and not-for-profit organisations...