Why festivals breached patron numbers in 2017

Why festivals breached patron numbers in 2017

Festival site lands $30,000 worth of fines

Holiday traffic already causing headaches

Holiday traffic already causing headaches

School holidays yet to officially start but highway is clogged

Cause of mass bee death a mystery

Cause of mass bee death a mystery

As bees drop like flies, beekeepers warn people to stay vigilant


A profitable partnership

A profitable partnership

East Ballina Lions and Ballina Fair team up to support drought-stricken farmers in successful appeal

Keeping the heart beating

Keeping the heart beating

Solo bike ride along east coast to raise awareness of Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs)

Skatefest going ahead

Skatefest going ahead

Fair Go Skatefest to run again this year, despite no Prawn Festival support

Funds help auxiliary to provide trolley

Funds help auxiliary to provide trolley

State government provides $10,000 boost to local hospital auxiliary to help save lives

Truth about where you grew up

Truth about where you grew up

CONCERNING new research has revealed just how big an effect your suburb can have on you, even much later in life.


Harsh new road rule you need to know

Harsh new road rule you need to know

STRICTER penalties are in place from today for motorists caught using phones. Here’s everything you can and can’t do.

Organisations share in $350,000 worth of grants

Organisations share in $350,000 worth of grants

Local charities and organisations share in $350,000 worth of Ballina RSL Club grants

Hidden treasures uncovered

Hidden treasures uncovered

Visitors to Ballina thrilled to find naval and maritime museum

Helping seniors smile

Helping seniors smile

Macadamia Castle launches new animal experiences specially designed for aged care facilities

Beef + Beach sweeps three business awards

Beef + Beach sweeps three business awards

Lennox Head business sweeps 'fantastic' trifecta in business awards

Severe weather warning cancelled

Severe weather warning cancelled

BoM issues severe weather warning as two weather systems combine

'Amazing' $200,000 lotto win for Casino pensioner

'Amazing' $200,000 lotto win for Casino pensioner

"It will make life so much easier."

Popular coffee business is up for sale

Popular coffee business is up for sale

After 27 years, it's "just time" to hang up the pinafore

'Disgusting' Domino's reopens after audit

'Disgusting' Domino's reopens after audit

"We immediately took our own precautionary measures"

Two homes destroyed in fire overnight

Two homes destroyed in fire overnight

The two timber homes were engulfed in flames shortly after midnight

Truck company thank witnesses who helped driver after crash

Truck company thank witnesses who helped driver after crash

Truck company says it will work with police and the RMS

Sport

Seagulls soar into the final

Seagulls soar into the final

Ballina Seagulls prepare for grand final

20 strong years for Ballina Bridge Club

20 strong years for Ballina Bridge Club

Ballina Bridge Club celebrates 20 years

Tee up for charity

Tee up for charity

Take a swing at raising funds

National Sport

    War widow steals the hearts of royal couple

    War widow steals the hearts of royal couple

    Daphne Dunne has already had two kisses from the Prince

    Cop's nose broken during violent Murwillumbah arrest

    Cop's nose broken during violent Murwillumbah arrest

    A Bilambil man was arrested by police on Saturday.

    Tweed roads closed due to flooding

    Tweed roads closed due to flooding

    Motorists are advised not to travel across flood waters.

    Man arrested after demanding drugs at Tweed hospital

    Man arrested after demanding drugs at Tweed hospital

    The man entered the Emergency Department on Thursday morning.

    Ambulance called to car bogged in mud since yesterday

    Ambulance called to car bogged in mud since yesterday

    Ambulance crews are currently attending to a group of five people.

    Aussie retailers ridiculous $2300 ‘Woolies bag’

    Aussie retailers ridiculous $2300 ‘Woolies bag’

    Shopping tote at the price of three months’ worth of groceries

    Business News

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      Bitcoin the ‘mother of all scams’

      “A 70 per cent capital loss was a ‘good’ deal"

      Microsoft co-founder dead at 65

      Microsoft co-founder dead at 65

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      Kia Australia jostling to launch new ute range

      Kia Australia jostling to launch new ute range

      A program is under way to produce Kia utes and commercial vehicles.

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          How to beat Taylor Swift concert traffic chaos

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            Queensland’s best builders named

            A European-inspired mansion has taken home a top honour.

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            This is the mortgage ‘ring of fire’

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            Why Margot Robbie’s mother’s home won’t go to auction

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            Queensland’s most in-demand suburbs

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            The Queensie party house selling

            The Queensie party house selling

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            Your next career: Inside the life of a snake catcher

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            Shocking job advert’s ‘offensive request’

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            Jobs that suffered biggest salary drops

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            The vital job not for the faint-hearted

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            The $150k job no Aussies want

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            Is this Australia’s best family car?

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            Mercedes-Benz tops luxury car service survey

            Benz leads the big three in service.

            Ford Ranger Wildtrak lights path leading to premium pick-ups

            Ford Ranger Wildtrak lights path leading to premium pick-ups

            Changes to 2018 Ford Ranger XLT and Wildtrak are impressive.

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            Infiniti Q50 is a showcase of emerging mobility software

            The Infiniti Q50 is a four-door coupe for technophiles.

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            Unlikely candidate for car of the year

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