January 2021

Published a story 15th Jan 2021 1:42 PM

Ipswich City Council has been given the green light to advertise driver positions to women only

Council win paves way for female garbage truck drivers

Ipswich City Council has been given the green light to advertise driver positions to women only

Published a story 15th Jan 2021 12:13 PM

A derelict CBD eyesore, our oldest resident, and a bittersweet love story dominated the news this week

Here are the Top 5 stories from Ipswich this week

A derelict CBD eyesore, our oldest resident, and a bittersweet love story dominated the news this week

Published a story 12th Jan 2021 1:55 PM

Queensland’s recent snap restrictions highlighted one very uncomfortable fact for <em>QT</em> editor Andrew Korner

My new found sympathy for Victorians after donning mask

Queensland’s recent snap restrictions highlighted one very uncomfortable fact for QT editor Andrew Korner

Published a story 11th Jan 2021 4:17 PM

The cancellation of state titles prompted the formation of a new girls’ cricket tournament

Photos: Talent shines at girls’ cricket carnival

The cancellation of state titles prompted the formation of a new girls’ cricket tournament

Published a story 11th Jan 2021 2:19 PM

The Queensland Building and Construction Commission is urging ‘extreme caution’ when dealing with an unlicensed tradesman

Watchdog’s warning over unlicensed concreter

The Queensland Building and Construction Commission is urging ‘extreme caution’ when dealing with an unlicensed tradesman

Published a story 11th Jan 2021 11:30 AM

Shayne Neumann says there is still more work to be done to help the city prepare for a repeat of 2011

Lessons learned from 2011: MP’s memories of disaster

Shayne Neumann says there is still more work to be done to help the city prepare for a repeat of 2011

Published a story 8th Jan 2021 2:07 PM

Residents can report bad mobile phone reception in the hope of getting new towers built under a Federal funding program

How to report a mobile phone black spot and get it fixed

Residents can report bad mobile phone reception in the hope of getting new towers built under a Federal funding program

Published a story 8th Jan 2021 1:45 PM

Australia ranks behind countries like Moldova and Belarus for internet speeds

Aussie NBN holding country back during pandemic: Neumann

Australia ranks behind countries like Moldova and Belarus for internet speeds

Published a story 8th Jan 2021 12:29 PM

The unintended consequences of Friday’s lockdown announcement could easily help the virus spread

COVID rush a health headache: Top stories this week

The unintended consequences of Friday’s lockdown announcement could easily help the virus spread

Published a story 7th Jan 2021 2:16 PM

A major study addressing flood mitigation measures after the 2011 floods has been prepared for Ipswich City Council

A decade on: Flood study delivered to council

A major study addressing flood mitigation measures after the 2011 floods has been prepared for Ipswich City Council

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Born and bred in Ipswich, Andrew Korner has been at the Queensland Times since 2007. Over the past decade Andrew has covered country rounds, courts, police and emergency services and been editor of the Ipswich Advertiser. Andrew is editor of the Queensland Times.