Regional News

Sun 12 Aug 2018

TRAGIC SEARCH: Friends find missing man's body

TRAGIC SEARCH: Friends find missing man's body

"THE community is both saddened but relieved to have closure. The family is in mourning."

Fri 10 Aug 2018

Motorcyclist injured, highway closed after crash

Motorcyclist injured, highway closed after crash

All northbound laned of the Pacific Highway have been closed after a second crash on the Pacific Hwy

Truck plunges into cane field after Pacific Highway crash

Truck plunges into cane field after Pacific Highway crash

One northbound lane at Stotts Creek has reopened after a truck crash this afternoon

Cliff face scoured in perilous search for missing man

Cliff face scoured in perilous search for missing man

RESCUE volunteers are sweeping a cliff face near Nimbin in an ongoing search for missing man Damien Roadley.

Sara Huegill has shoplifting charges dropped

Sara Huegill has shoplifting charges dropped

THE wife of former Olympic swimmer Geoff Huegill faced court today after she was accused of stealing a pair of $2500 leather pants.

Bixby, the virtual assistant, could become your friend

Bixby, the virtual assistant, could become your friend

Bixby can order you a taxi, tell you about concert schedules and book a table at a restaurant.

Tragedy strikes dad while on dream holiday

Tragedy strikes dad while on dream holiday

JUST a few weeks ago Peter Collings and his partner embarked on an incredible adventure in their caravan. But now he's in a critical condition in hospital.

Thu 9 Aug 2018

'Always hopeful': Search for missing man is 'horrendous'

'Always hopeful': Search for missing man is 'horrendous'

THE man's brother has thanked all those who have been involved in the search so far, which is taking place in "extremely difficult" conditions.

Whole state gripped by ‘one of worst droughts’

Whole state gripped by ‘one of worst droughts’

INTERACTIVE: THE entire state is now gripped in one of the worst droughts on record in which livestock have starved to death en masse.

Wed 8 Aug 2018

PHOTOS: Did we take your photo in the Q&A audience?

PHOTOS: Did we take your photo in the Q&A audience?

"WE WERE all impressed with number and range of informed and passionate questions in Lismore.”

Leopard seal washes up on Ballina beach

Leopard seal washes up on Ballina beach

Beach goers were warned to not approch a Leopard seal who had washed up in Ballina earlier today.

Police say they will resume missing man search tomorrow

Police say they will resume missing man search tomorrow

POLICE have indicated the search will begin in the morning.

Fri 3 Aug 2018

If men could get pregnant, abortion would be a free for all

If men could get pregnant, abortion would be a free for all

OPINION: Unsupportive legislation in seeking a termination highlights just want men really think of women

Wed 1 Aug 2018

Listeria concerns force frozen food recall

Listeria concerns force frozen food recall

ANOTHER frozen produce product has been recalled today, with concerns it could be contaminated by potentially deadly listeria.

New work change to affect millions of Aussies

New work change to affect millions of Aussies

A NEW change is coming to workplaces across Australia that will affect millions of employees from today - August 1. This is how it will work.

Bluesfest calls in all the usual suspects for 2019

Bluesfest calls in all the usual suspects for 2019

MUSIC stars Jack Johnson, Ben Harper, Kasey Chambers, Snarky Puppy, Kurt Vile and more announced for 30th anniversary event.

Tue 31 Jul 2018

Anti-vaxxer packs in Aussie tour after visa stuff-up

Anti-vaxxer packs in Aussie tour after visa stuff-up

A CONTROVERSIAL filmmaker has cancelled her trip to Australia to promote her anti-vaccination film slammed by the government.

Sing along at the cinema with Sandy, Danny and Rizzo

Sing along at the cinema with Sandy, Danny and Rizzo

GREASE is celebrating its 40thh anniversary with a special screening at a local cinema.

Why grocery prices are set to soar

Why grocery prices are set to soar

YOUR supermarket trips could soon become a whole lot more expensive, with prices on track to skyrocket across Australia.

Mon 30 Jul 2018

Truckload of chickpeas spill on Bruxner Highway

Truckload of chickpeas spill on Bruxner Highway

A SEMI-TRAILER rollover is causing chaos on the road.

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