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Tribute to Vietnam vets

Tribute to Vietnam vets

ONCE scorned by many of their countrymen, those who served in the Vietnam War were finally honoured when Australia paused to mark the 50th anniversary of the end of the nation’s involvement in the conflict.

Welcome to new hospital

Welcome to new hospital

IT’S far from being the complete answer to fix the overcrowding issues at Ipswich Hospital’s Emergency Department, but it will help.

175 years is a special celebration

175 years is a special celebration

The year was 1847, pre-separation “Queensland” and exploration throughout the South Pacific was forged in exciting directions.

Our Starr in Paris

Our Starr in Paris

Situated at the foothills of Montmartre, La Nouvelle Eve Cabaret is one of the oldest and most elegant revue theatres in Paris, France.

The healthcare boost we need

The healthcare boost we need

EARLY construction works have begun on a project that will transform healthcare for Springfield and the Western Corridor.

Olive cracked the war codes

Olive cracked the war codes

WHEN Olive “Bluey” Pugh volunteered to serve her country in 1943 she was still a young teenager at 18 years of age living with her parents.

Ipswich’s Mr Athletics is a good sport

Ipswich’s Mr Athletics is a good sport

VIC PASCOE has never expected nor sought praise for his services to athletics, as a coach or administrator.

Oliver is a little miracle

Oliver is a little miracle

WHEN Ipswich mum Erika Brown was warned her tiny premature baby boy had only a “slim chance of surviving”, she never gave up hope.

Workshops to help secure funds

Workshops to help secure funds

A series of free grant writing workshops is set to help Ipswich not-for-profit community groups access more sources of funding.

UniSQ Pathway Program Connects Regional Students to Dream Degrees

UniSQ Pathway Program Connects Regional Students to Dream Degrees

Glenala State High School students’ aspirations for higher education have become a reality after studying the University of Southern Queensland’s (UniSQ) UniPrep program.