Gig guide: From Tex Perkins to Beccy Cole

premium_icon Gig guide: From Tex Perkins to Beccy Cole

There are some fantastic gigs in this week's Northern Rivers list

Bush fire relief for Lismore

Bush fire relief for Lismore

Bush fire assistance extended for Lismore

Touring festival set to rock our small halls

premium_icon Touring festival set to rock our small halls

Beloved touring music festival announces local dates


Smoke hangs over town

Smoke hangs over town

VERANDA TALK: Dr Airdre Grant reflects on the bush fires plaguing our region at present.

From paramedic to one of the country's top songwriters

premium_icon From paramedic to one of the country's top songwriters

SONG beats hundreds of entries to land second in the top 10 at National Songwriting Awards.

Five ways to help during bushfires

premium_icon Five ways to help during bushfires

THERE are many ways to assist your community during natural disasters such as bushfires, floods and storms.

BREAKING: Councillors will vote again on rate rise

premium_icon BREAKING: Councillors will vote again on rate rise

COUNCILLORS voteed to increase rates during Tuesday's meeting to help finance the roads budget, but will vote again in another meeting.

Redress scheme results remain in the dark

premium_icon Redress scheme results remain in the dark

PARTICIPATING institutions present in the Northern Rivers claim there they have no information available, but DSS offers a different answer.


What's happening this week?

What's happening this week?

COMMUNITY CALENDAR: What's happening in Lismore and surrounds this week?

WATCH AND ACT: Fire conditions escalate

WATCH AND ACT: Fire conditions escalate

FIRES continue to burn across the Northern Rivers.

Emergency care for livestock available

Emergency care for livestock available

BUSH fire affected landholders are encouraged to contact the NSW Agricultural and Animal Services Hotline for emergency fodder and water.

H2O restrictions ahoy

H2O restrictions ahoy

GARDEN PATH: Water restrictions set to make maintaining a garden difficult.

It's (un)Usual, but this festival will entertain and excite

premium_icon It's (un)Usual, but this festival will entertain and excite

THE countdown is on to Lismore's most unique festival, with profits going towards fire recovery.

11-year-old girl fights for life after snake bite

premium_icon 11-year-old girl fights for life after snake bite

An 11-year-old who was bitten by a snake is fighting to survive.

How $130,000 fire relief money is being spent

premium_icon How $130,000 fire relief money is being spent

'This has grown bigger than we thought'

Largest fire fighting vehicle in the country supported RFS

premium_icon Largest fire fighting vehicle in the country supported RFS

Airport firefighters kept the fire from crossing the highway

What happened to Carley Metcalfe two years ago?

premium_icon What happened to Carley Metcalfe two years ago?

Coroner investigates the death of Carley Metcalfe.

Company offers materials to help bushfire victims rebuild

Company offers materials to help bushfire victims rebuild

Some 200 homes have been destroyed by fire in NSW and QLD.

Man guilty of dog rape, sexual assault back in court

premium_icon Man guilty of dog rape, sexual assault back in court

The Bangalow man has pleaded guilty to 96 charges

Sport

Sun Yang is a liar and a joke

premium_icon Sun Yang is a liar and a joke

Star rubbishes Sun Yang’s 'standing up for swimmers’ rights claim'.

Former wild Boy following in footsteps of Takeover Target

Former wild Boy following in footsteps of Takeover Target

Queanbeyan’s Noble Boy has already changed the life of his trainer

FFA responds to criticism of its sex scandal actions

FFA responds to criticism of its sex scandal actions

FFA defends "proper process" in Cambodian sex scandal

Racist comments before pregnant woman bashed: Police

premium_icon Racist comments before pregnant woman bashed: Police

Stipe Lozina is charged over an alleged assault on a pregnant woman.

Incredible picture of Sydney drowning in bushfire smoke

Incredible picture of Sydney drowning in bushfire smoke

Bushfire smoke covers Sydney, making the city almost unrecognisable.

The ‘dark truth’ about what parking inspectors endure

The ‘dark truth’ about what parking inspectors endure

‘Harassed and pressured’: Parking inspectors' ire over daily quotas.

Police say they've shutdown a ‘Vietnamese crime syndicate’

premium_icon Police say they've shutdown a ‘Vietnamese crime syndicate’

Police: Men arrested in $3m cannabis bust part of drug syndicate.

This pirate ship house has cannons and you can buy it

This pirate ship house has cannons and you can buy it

Ahoy my hearties, a pirate ship house is for sale.

Uber driver facing rape charge

Uber driver facing rape charge

The driver allegedly sexually assaulted a passenger he picked up

Business News

    Men's fashion shop closes after 73 years

    premium_icon Men's fashion shop closes after 73 years

    This iconic men's fashionwear shop is closing after 73 years.

    Child advocate axes bank in disgust over 'exploitation'

    premium_icon Child advocate axes bank in disgust over 'exploitation'

    Bravehearts axes Westpac after Austrac allegations hit court.

    You wouldn’t expect this farm in Queensland’s salad bowl

    You wouldn’t expect this farm in Queensland’s salad bowl

    Is the Lockyer Valley’s most unusual crop growing in Flagstone Creek?

    Lifestyle

    Entertainment

    Trigger-happy cop tasked with saving NYC

    premium_icon Trigger-happy cop tasked with saving NYC

    Chadwick Boseman plays a trigger-happy cop in 21 Bridges

    Co-stars had to watch out for Toni Collette

    Co-stars had to watch out for Toni Collette

    Why Knives Out co-stars had to watch out for Toni Collette

    Mystery over Dance Monkey star’s real age

    Mystery over Dance Monkey star’s real age

    Mystery over breakout music star Tones and I’s real age

    Spicks and Specks could be coming back permanently

    premium_icon Spicks and Specks could be coming back permanently

    Music fans rejoice: Adam Hills is up for more Spicks and Specks

    Real Estate

    Aussie couple’s building nightmare

    Aussie couple’s building nightmare

    Bridie Ward was forced to move after developers built so close to her home

    Home lending up by 52 per cent

    Home lending up by 52 per cent

    There's been a 52% rise in home lending as housing surges ahead.

    Astonishing price for iconic Byron pub

    premium_icon Astonishing price for iconic Byron pub

    An astonishing price has been agreed for the famous Beach Hotel

    HOT PROPERTY: Blocks at new residential estate going fast

    premium_icon HOT PROPERTY: Blocks at new residential estate going fast

    New estate sold 50 per cent of properties in one day

    Advice for first-home buyers: ‘Don’t bother’

    Advice for first-home buyers: ‘Don’t bother’

    A major policy has been described by experts as a dud

    Ready to SELL your property?

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    Jobs

    More stability for migrants in CQ

    More stability for migrants in CQ

    New skilled visas to encourage migration to Flynn

    The highest paid tradies revealed

    premium_icon The highest paid tradies revealed

    The tradies that are raking in the big bucks

    $269,800 Aussie job nobody wants

    $269,800 Aussie job nobody wants

    But there’s a surprising reason why they just can’t be filled.

    Microsoft’s 4-day working week stuns

    Microsoft’s 4-day working week stuns

    Microsoft boosts sales, productivity with 4-day working week

    Why ‘Jamie’ is going to steal your job

    Why ‘Jamie’ is going to steal your job

    These are 20 of the most important attributes needed to succeed

    Need a NEW employee?

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    Motoring

    Hyundai set to build Porsche rival

    Hyundai set to build Porsche rival

    Report: Hyundai to build Porsche rival based on RM19 Veloster

    ‘Near record’: Fuel prices surge to a new high

    premium_icon ‘Near record’: Fuel prices surge to a new high

    Motorists urged to shop around as fuel prices surge.

    James Bond’s new ride revealed

    James Bond’s new ride revealed

    Aston Martin shows off huge transformation

    Nation’s fuel prices set to skyrocket

    Nation’s fuel prices set to skyrocket

    Petrol prices are expected to jump as high as 50 cents per litre

    End of an era as 20-year-old iconic trucking business folds

    premium_icon End of an era as 20-year-old iconic trucking business folds

    It's the end of an era for Queensland as iconic truck firm closes.

    Looking to SELL your car?

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