Friends mourn East Lismore man killed in Ballina

premium_icon Friends mourn East Lismore man killed in Ballina

JESSE Vilkelis-Curas was taken off life-support five days after he was involved in...

The search to uncover toxic danger on our firegrounds

premium_icon The search to uncover toxic danger on our firegrounds

World-class researchers study soils from across the Northern Rivers

Keep up with the locals for the cost of a coffee

Keep up with the locals for the cost of a coffee

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Dog attacks rife in this Northern Rivers shire

premium_icon Dog attacks rife in this Northern Rivers shire

A NUMBER of people have been hospitalised or required medical attention after dog attacks.

Forensic tests for driver of truck carrying $1M of drugs

premium_icon Forensic tests for driver of truck carrying $1M of drugs

A SYDNEY man was found in possession of $1 million worth of cannabis in Bangalow.

Lawyer renews calls to scrap drug driving law

premium_icon Lawyer renews calls to scrap drug driving law

A medicinal cannabis user’s drug driving charges were dismissed in a landmark court case, renewing calls for reform.

Faces of a tragedy: Human toll of NSW bushfires

Faces of a tragedy: Human toll of NSW bushfires

NSW’s devastating bushfires have claimed 21 lives from fathers and sons to a newlywed couple who perished side-by-side fighting to save their property.

Mum, restaurateur and chef killed in shocking road crash

premium_icon Mum, restaurateur and chef killed in shocking road crash

A mother, a restaurateur, a chef and three dogs were all killed in a horrific triple fatal crash in the state’s north on Tuesday leaving Bellingen devastated.


$25 million plan to ease traffic congestion in Ballina

premium_icon $25 million plan to ease traffic congestion in Ballina

A PROPOSAL to convert River St from two lanes to four is taking priority over a road linking West and North Ballina.

Video shows Kyogle man speaking of ‘castrating’ cops

premium_icon Video shows Kyogle man speaking of ‘castrating’ cops

Keith Knights is on trial, accused of encouraging people to 'murder police officers'.

Which Northern Rivers towns have increased in land value?

premium_icon Which Northern Rivers towns have increased in land value?

STRONG demand for hobby farms and lifestyle properties has created a spike in rural land values.

U3A Open Day offers friendship and activities for seniors

premium_icon U3A Open Day offers friendship and activities for seniors

THE Lismore U3A is holding their open day at the Lismore Workers Club on January 22.

Ballina's ageing ferry needs 'risk reduction' strategy

premium_icon Ballina's ageing ferry needs 'risk reduction' strategy

HOW often will Burns Point Ferry be out of action for maintenance under Ballina Shire Council's proposed new program?

Awkward conditions face sailors on Richmond River

premium_icon Awkward conditions face sailors on Richmond River

THERE were plenty of family connections -- and tough conditions -- in the club’s...

Red tape a nightmare for open gender bowls comps

premium_icon Red tape a nightmare for open gender bowls comps

NORTHERN Rivers seeking answers over what women have to do to enter events...

Driver’s lucky escape after truck rollover on Pac Hwy

premium_icon Driver’s lucky escape after truck rollover on Pac Hwy

A B-DOUBLE rolled over and blocked all lanes of the Pacific Hwy

‘Disgraceful’: Police slam thief who stole fire charity tin

premium_icon ‘Disgraceful’: Police slam thief who stole fire charity tin

Brazen Byron Bay thief steals bushfire donations .

Girl's lip severed in 'horrific' dog attack outside pub

premium_icon Girl's lip severed in 'horrific' dog attack outside pub

A girl was bitten on the face while trying to pat a stranger's dog.

Three people killed in horror crash as car left road

premium_icon Three people killed in horror crash as car left road

Police remain on the scene of a triple fatality.

Sport

Mountain biking on school curriculum

premium_icon Mountain biking on school curriculum

SEVEN high schools across the region are part of an innovative program from the...

Thousands announced to boost local groups

premium_icon Thousands announced to boost local groups

RICHMOND MP Justine Elliott announced funding for sport groups.

EURO DREAM: Aussie teen signs for German football club

premium_icon EURO DREAM: Aussie teen signs for German football club

The former Westlawn Tigers star has achieved a dream

National Sport

    Emotional moment near-drowning victim meets rescuer

    premium_icon Emotional moment near-drowning victim meets rescuer

    An emotional Ben Jeffrey could hardly believe his rescuer is only 14

    Bid to bankrupt boss over sex harassment

    premium_icon Bid to bankrupt boss over sex harassment

    Lawyer’s bid to bankrupt boss after sexual harassment lawsuit

    Woman fighting for life after horror truck, car smash

    premium_icon Woman fighting for life after horror truck, car smash

    Woman critical after being thrown from car in horror Milperra crash

    Disgraced Paedophile Labor MP arrested over ‘breach’

    Disgraced Paedophile Labor MP arrested over ‘breach’

    MP arrested for alleged breach after prison release in December

    Raid your stationery drawer for a great cause

    premium_icon Raid your stationery drawer for a great cause

    Gayle and Vic Doe turn unloved pens into vital gifts.

    Fire breaks out near major airport

    Fire breaks out near major airport

    Sydney Airport fire battle underway.

    Business News

      NBN customers paying more for the same speeds

      premium_icon NBN customers paying more for the same speeds

      ACCC delves into high prices of NBN services

      Why this technology staple of our lives is set to disappear

      Why this technology staple of our lives is set to disappear

      The best laptops might not actually be laptops.

      Mine death sparks call for specialist prosecutor

      premium_icon Mine death sparks call for specialist prosecutor

      Coroner to explore who should handle fatal mine prosecutions.

      Lifestyle

      Entertainment

      Major role Jen Aniston desperately wanted

      Major role Jen Aniston desperately wanted

      There’s one huge role the actor still regrets missing out on.

      Billy reveals Perez’s ‘awkward’ behaviour

      Billy reveals Perez’s ‘awkward’ behaviour

      I’m A Celeb evictee Billy Brownless opens up about gossip guru.

      Jodi bids goodbye to Ramsay Street

      premium_icon Jodi bids goodbye to Ramsay Street

      Jodi Anast says she is excited about “discovering something else”.

      Downey Jr.’s movie savaged by critics

      Downey Jr.’s movie savaged by critics

      Robert Downey Jr.’s latest film is projected to lose $146 million.

      Real Estate

      Stunning Italian town selling homes for $1.60

      Stunning Italian town selling homes for $1.60

      Another stunning Italian town is selling homes for just $1.60

      The house that Instagram built: Influencer’s reno call out

      premium_icon The house that Instagram built: Influencer’s reno call out

      This influencer wants people to renovate his home via collaboration.

      Sacked ‘how many c**ks’ agent relaunches business

      premium_icon Sacked ‘how many c**ks’ agent relaunches business

      Agent accused of disgusting sex comments relaunches his business.

      Rating system for dodgy developers in the works

      Rating system for dodgy developers in the works

      The NSW government is pushing a new risky builders rating system.

      Shock surge in major city's homeowners risking default

      premium_icon Shock surge in major city's homeowners risking default

      Shock data shows thousands of households a month from defaulting

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      Jobs

      How your pay compares to 1000 Aussies

      premium_icon How your pay compares to 1000 Aussies

      How your pay compares to 1000 other Aussie professions

      Important skill Aussies need to land a job

      premium_icon Important skill Aussies need to land a job

      LinkedIn reveals the skills employers want this year

      Foreign tradies picking up local jobs across our region

      premium_icon Foreign tradies picking up local jobs across our region

      Foreign tradies are taking local jobs as the skills crisis worsens.

      Sad reason Aussie lost ‘dream job’

      Sad reason Aussie lost ‘dream job’

      Discharged army veteran overcomes mental health challenges

      Space race to bring Queensland jobs boom

      premium_icon Space race to bring Queensland jobs boom

      Gilmour Space Technologies announces partnership with Australian Space Agency

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      Motoring

      Subaru announces shock change

      Subaru announces shock change

      Subaru has committed to electrifying its entire line-up

      Authorities examine scary Tesla claim

      Authorities examine scary Tesla claim

      Tesla slams safety petition as ‘completely false’

      CRACK DOWN: Fines for cars parked in truck spots now reality

      CRACK DOWN: Fines for cars parked in truck spots now reality

      No more blind eye for non-heavy vehicles - could Qld be next?

      This is why you don’t take up truck car parks in rest areas

      premium_icon This is why you don’t take up truck car parks in rest areas

      Drivers face fines for parking in designated truck rest areas.

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