Logan’s young gun reaches new heights

Earlier this year, 14-year-old Layla Eriksen-Howard jumped out of a plane from 15,000 feet to get mentally prepared for her first national competition as a pole vault jumper. "I felt like if I could jump fro...

Mabel Park makes rugby league history

LOGAN will have two schools in the premier southeast Queensland rugby league competition, the Allan Langer Cup, this year. Only eight schools compete in the elite competition in which Marsden State High is d...

Pros and cons of home guarantee scheme

LOCAL agents fear people will have to move further away from popular areas in the City of Logan, and prices of lower-end new properties might increase. The comment comes in the wake of federal government pla...

Engineer shortage pushes up council costs

Hydraulic and civil engineers are popular people right now with all the work that needs to happen after the floods, but it could mean council projects take longer until workers free up. The high demand is al...

Bucket list ignored in budget

The federal government's pre-election budget produced mixed results for Logan, which did not fulfil any of council's bucket list items. Logan City Council eyed off partial funding for 12 priority projects, b...

Bold new community television bid

A team of videographers from Logan have an ambitious plan to reinstate community TV around Australia, starting with a studio in Eight Mile Plains. Claire and Trevor Brazil want to deliver daily live and loca...

Old charm meets new school renovation

A restored Queenslander on a five-acre block in Buccan that backs onto walking trails was listed for sale last week.  The property on 728-734 Waterford Tamborine Road has a densely vegetated frontage shieldi...

Logan’s Sherlock investigation

There was Sherlock, the eccentric detective for hire who used logic and wit to outsmart criminals on the streets of Victorian England. Then there’s Reginald Ashley Sherlock - a real modern-day Sherlock investig...

Film economy the reel deal

Blockbusters are being proudly filmed in Queensland, but Logan could be one of the most underutilised areas in the south east. One film location specialist believes Logan is a realm of untapped potential and...