September 2017

Published a story 22nd Sep 2017 5:44 PM

BUSH fire survival plans have been enacted in the region's west as a blaze of more than 3000ha moves dangerously close to nearby homes.

Total fire ban in place as hot weather hits

BUSH fire survival plans have been enacted in the region's west as a blaze of more than 3000ha moves dangerously close to nearby homes.

Published a story 22nd Sep 2017 3:33 PM

“I THINK the agenda was to point out and infer a broader problem with homophobia in this day and age, which is not true".

Nationals' state director says 7.30 Report 'had an agenda'

“I THINK the agenda was to point out and infer a broader problem with homophobia in this day and age, which is not true".

Published a story 22nd Sep 2017 9:33 AM

POLICE are hunting for a man accused of stealing a woman's and leaving her with a suspected broken hip.

Cowardly attack on 83-year-old woman in Ballina

POLICE are hunting for a man accused of stealing a woman's and leaving her with a suspected broken hip.

Published a story 21st Sep 2017 11:45 AM

THOUSANDS of macadamia nuts have carpeted the highway at Goonellabah this morning after a truck spilled its load.

Bruxner Hwy goes nuts after truck spill

THOUSANDS of macadamia nuts have carpeted the highway at Goonellabah this morning after a truck spilled its load.

Published a story 21st Sep 2017 11:00 AM

ACCESS to the fire was difficult, and crews used hand tools to stamp out the flames.

Firefighters investigating cause of Evans Head blaze

ACCESS to the fire was difficult, and crews used hand tools to stamp out the flames.

Published a story 21st Sep 2017 10:53 AM

SIZZLING temperatures are expected to scorch the region this weekend on the back of a very hot and dry start to spring.

Which Northern Rivers town is going to nudge 40 degrees?

SIZZLING temperatures are expected to scorch the region this weekend on the back of a very hot and dry start to spring.

Published a story 21st Sep 2017 6:53 AM

“WHY would you want to stop someone from spending money and creating jobs?"

POLL: Have your say on $90m Lismore Square expansion

“WHY would you want to stop someone from spending money and creating jobs?"

Published a story 20th Sep 2017 5:40 PM

NATIONALS executives respond to former candidate's outburst over investigation in controversial Lismore preselection.

Nationals hit back at claim preselection was 'ridiculous'

NATIONALS executives respond to former candidate's outburst over investigation in controversial Lismore preselection.

Published a story 20th Sep 2017 4:33 PM

AS the nation pens its vote in the same-sex marriage postal survey, marriage equality advocates gathered to promote the broader community to vote yes.

Lawyers, businesses and mayor say yes to marriage equality

AS the nation pens its vote in the same-sex marriage postal survey, marriage equality advocates gathered to promote the broader community to vote yes.

Published a story 20th Sep 2017 1:34 PM

THE driver, a woman in her 80s, was released from hospital, and police are now urging any witnesses to come forward.

UPDATE: Man, 87, still critical after Casino crash

THE driver, a woman in her 80s, was released from hospital, and police are now urging any witnesses to come forward.

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