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Water shutdowns in Dingo

THERE may be some short water shutdowns today in Dingo as Central Highlands Regional Council continues work on hydrant and valve replacements. ...

Emerald Art Awards a blank canvas

CENTRAL Highlands residents with an artistic bent are encouraged to enter this year’s Annual Art Awards – Emerald. More than $10,000 in prize money...

Grease is the way we are feeling

EMERALD State High School’s (ESHS) biennial musical production kicked off earlier this month with their rendition of hit musical ‘Grease’. ESHS teacher and ‘Grease’...

Young Leaders officiate Anzac ceremonies

BLACKWATER North State School students were not deterred by grey skies in commemorating Anzac Day celebrations. Ceremonies at the school were attended by Central Highlands...

More than memorabilia

EMERALD State High School (ESHS) opened a unique collection of historical war memorabilia for viewing by students to coincide with Anzac Day commemorations. ESHS...

Possible rates levy creates uncertainty

By Ali Goddard and Michael R. Williams A NEW draft provision in State Parliament could allow councils to increase rates outside of the standard annual...

Book it to the library

INTERNATIONAL Book and Copyright Day provides a day to shine the spotlight on the value of and changing role of libraries to regional communities....

Five new films to be shot in Capella

ARTS Central Queensland, Central Highlands Regional Council, and the State Government have teamed up to fund five different short films. ARTS Central Queensland...

Water shutdowns in Gemfields

RUBYVALE Rd residents in the Gemfields are advised that water shutdowns will occur April Friday 30. Road water valves and meters are to be relocated,...

Water shutdowns in Emerald

EMERALDresidents are advised that disruptions to water supply will occur Friday 23 andSaturday 24. Affectedbusinesses may lose water for up to 6 hours. Disruptions mayoccur anytime...

Emerald Magistrates Court Appearances April 20

Here is a list of everyone set to appear in the Emerald Magistrates Court today:The court listings are compiled from information made public by...

Wombat burrows help other critters survive after fires

Wombat burrows act as survival boltholes for a surprising array of creatures after bushfires hit, a study suggests. Researchers have analysed camera trap images from...