Regional News

Sat 20 Oct 2018

PHOTOS: Parkway Drive's huge stage set-up

PHOTOS: Parkway Drive's huge stage set-up

PARKWAY Drive ready to unleash their biggest Australian tour yet.

Fri 19 Oct 2018

Scammer made a 'terrible mistake', then asks for $6000

Scammer made a 'terrible mistake', then asks for $6000

A MAN saying he was from Telstra called a Northern Rivers woman, saying he wanted to reimburse her money.

Man's body found in ute tray after shooting

Man's body found in ute tray after shooting

Police appeal for information after fatal shooting.

Family say 'unnecessary force' used in teen arrests

Family say 'unnecessary force' used in teen arrests

WHAT started out as a straightforward operation went from “zero to 100”, according to one witness.

Thu 18 Oct 2018

Casino man caught allegedly stealing from ambulance

Casino man caught allegedly stealing from ambulance

POLICE allege the man was found with debit cards not belonging to him.

'Incredible life story' captured by talented photographer

'Incredible life story' captured by talented photographer

A STUNNING portrait of a local identity has received an honourable mention in an international award competition.

'Disgusting, abominable': Homemade road spikes cause havoc

'Disgusting, abominable': Homemade road spikes cause havoc

AN ALSTONVILLE mechanic is warning drivers to be careful after homemade road spikes caused damage to local residents' cars.

Wed 17 Oct 2018

TRAGEDY: Woman killed after crash near Bangalow

TRAGEDY: Woman killed after crash near Bangalow

A WOMAN in her 20s has died after her car ran off the road and hit a tree on Bangalow Rd this afternoon.

Where you’ll find Australia’s best pizza

Where you’ll find Australia’s best pizza

THE people have spoken. Despite its surprising location, if you want a slice of the good stuff, this beachside pizzeria can’t be beat.

Scavengers run amok at Vinnies

Scavengers run amok at Vinnies

PROPERTY owners call to get rid of charity bins.

Mum's 'terrible' ordeal: Baby in hospital, home destroyed

Mum's 'terrible' ordeal: Baby in hospital, home destroyed

THE Lennox Head community is rallying to help the residents of two homes that burnt to the ground in a devastating fire.

Tue 16 Oct 2018

'Your son will be dead by the time he's a teenager'

'Your son will be dead by the time he's a teenager'

THIS was the devastating news that doctors delivered to this Northern Rivers family. But now they're on a mission to raise awareness.

Mon 15 Oct 2018

Severe weather warning cancelled

Severe weather warning cancelled

THE Bureau of Meteorology has issued a severe weather warning as two weather systems combine to bring dangerous conditions to the Northern Rivers.

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

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

"THE (newsagent) owner was saying he had sold a first prize winning ticket and I screamed, 'that's me' and he just looked at me and said 'bullsh--'."

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: "I'm 70 now so it's time to let someone a bit younger have a go".

'Disgusting' Domino's reopens after audit

'Disgusting' Domino's reopens after audit

THE company's CEO said there was no excuse for anything other than the highest of standards being carried out at store level.

Sun 14 Oct 2018

Two homes destroyed in fire overnight

Two homes destroyed in fire overnight

FIREFIGHTERS have been battling the fierce blaze since the early hours of this morning, but were unable to save the homes.

Fri 12 Oct 2018

Truck company thank witnesses who helped driver after crash

Truck company thank witnesses who helped driver after crash

THE truck company says it will work with police and the RMS to investigate the crash on the Bruxner Highway at Goonellabah which closed the road for 10 hours.

Flood Watch issued for the Northern Rivers

Flood Watch issued for the Northern Rivers

WIDESPREAD rain has the potential to cause flooding across the region.

Court appearance for couple who led police on dramatic chase

Court appearance for couple who led police on dramatic chase

THE man, who had a pregnant woman and two children in the car with him, allegedly rammed a police vehicle and threatened to kill officers.

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