No ‘silver bullet’ for region’s shark issue says researcher

THE State Government’s own research shows aerial shark patrols only work 15% of the time, or about one day a week.

Sister of drowned surfer keen to prevent future tragedy

TRAGEDY: Turners beach drowning victim Ken McLean, with his partner Michele (left) and sister Rhonda Shone.

Fundraiser to support Yamba, Evans Head and Ballina surf clubs

Hurry! Reserved seating selling fast for Pro Bull Riding

Luke Nichols riding Rap Dancer at the PBR Bullriding Rural Weekly Live Series held at the Grafton Showgrounds. Photo:Bruce Thomas / Daily Examiner March 28, 2015

Numbered seats still available for PBR Live Series finale

Take your tastebuds on a gourmet tour of Northern Rivers

Rebecca Zentveld, (right) from Zentveld’s Coffee, with (from left) Rebekka Battista from Our House, and Ballina-on-Richmond Rotarians Wendy Marsh and Col Lee, promoting the gourmet tour which is part of this year’s Ballina Fine Wine and Food Festival.

Flavours of the Northern Rivers Gourmet Tour in July.

Dig deep for cash to keep the music alive in Ballina

Summerland Credit Union Ballina branch manager Amanda Petersen with the cash prize in the Ballina Coastal Country Music fundraising raffle, with (back, left) raffle co-ordinator Carmel Hayman from the Rotary Club of Ballina and Belinda Cordery from Summerland Credit Union.

Tickets for Ballina Coastal Country Music Festival.

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ANZAC Day: What will heal post-traumatic stress?

This ANZAC Day let’s talk about what heals post-traumatic stress

One in three who serve will experience post-traumatic stress

Seniors Week: Why we need to rethink ageing

Seniors Week: Why we ALL need to rethink ageing

We hear of Australians in their 80s competing in major sports

LETTER: We need awareness, not ignorance of autism

LETTER: We need awareness, not ignorance surrounding autism

SNAPPED: Cop using mobile phones at bowser

A police officer is seen talking on a mobile phone at the petrol bowser.

Officer was on urgent, work-related call.

Jaguar National Rally 2016, Caloundra

Fixed head or drop top E-Type? Seen at the 2016 National Jaguar Rally, Golden Beach. Photo: Iain Curry / Sunshine Coast Daily

Jaguar National Rally 2016, Golden Beach, Caloundra

2017 Kia Picanto launch

Kia has launched the new 2016 Picanto, a pint-size hatch.

The 2017 Kia Picanto has been launched in Australia.

Nissan GT-R drift record holder

MY16 Nissan GT-R NISMO breaks the drifting speed world record at Fujairah International Airport, UAE, at 304.96kmh. Photo: Contributed

MY16 Nissan GT-R NISMO breaks the drifting speed world record at Fujairah...

Tesla's "mass market" Model 3 electric car

Tesla Model 3. Photo: Contributed

Tesla reveals its Model 3 electric sedan

Kenyan woman Seve Gat goes viral after Facebook post

Kenyan woman Seve Gat edited herself into a photograph of the Great Wall of China, which quickly went viral.

A KENYAN woman who edited herself into iconic locations has now been offered a real...

Jon English through the years

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The iconic Australian rock musician has died at age 66, according to reports

2016 Citroen Cactus

2016 Citroen Cactus. Photo: Contributed

The funkiest car of the year has arrived: introducing the 2016 Citroen Cactus small...