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November 2017

Published a story 12th Nov 2017 8:53 PM

PLANNED rehabilitation for Ballina Shire's creeks, estuaries and rivers could lead to improved health in the shire's polluted waterways in the coming years.

What's being done to save the Richmond River?

PLANNED rehabilitation for Ballina Shire's creeks, estuaries and rivers could lead to improved health in the shire's polluted waterways in the coming years.

Published a story 10th Nov 2017 11:26 AM

A COP, musician and social worker have teamed up to help fill a gap in Lismore's community for its young people.

Unlikely trio team up to provide hub for young people

A COP, musician and social worker have teamed up to help fill a gap in Lismore's community for its young people.

Published a story 9th Nov 2017 2:29 PM

A DEVELOPMENT application could be lodged early next year, as the committee "brings together all the elements”.

Plans for Ballina ocean pool nearly ready

A DEVELOPMENT application could be lodged early next year, as the committee "brings together all the elements”.

Published a story 9th Nov 2017 1:49 PM

TWELVE volunteers were honoured with awards for their efforts in the recovery of an American man who was killed by a lightning strike at Mt Warning.

Volunteers battled 'horrendous' conditions to save US couple

TWELVE volunteers were honoured with awards for their efforts in the recovery of an American man who was killed by a lightning strike at Mt Warning.

Published a story 9th Nov 2017 10:57 AM

EMERGENCY services have scoured a Ballina creek to retrieve a person who reportedly drove a car into the water.

Emergency services retrieve car from Ballina creek

EMERGENCY services have scoured a Ballina creek to retrieve a person who reportedly drove a car into the water.

Published a story 7th Nov 2017 4:00 PM

A FESTIVAL showcasing some of Australia's best craft beers and ciders may be an event you'd expect to be held in Sydney or Melbourne.

BEEF AND BEER: Casino to hold festival of craft brews

A FESTIVAL showcasing some of Australia's best craft beers and ciders may be an event you'd expect to be held in Sydney or Melbourne.

Published a story 7th Nov 2017 3:54 PM

IT'S taken longer than expected, but the father and son duo behind Ballina's first brewery hope to pour their first schooners by the end of next month.

FIRST LOOK: Tour of Ballina's first brewery

IT'S taken longer than expected, but the father and son duo behind Ballina's first brewery hope to pour their first schooners by the end of next month.

Published a story 7th Nov 2017 1:54 PM

SPECIALIST shares seven tips to avoid an allergic reaction to tick bites.

Boy's severe reaction to tick bite was 'rare case'

SPECIALIST shares seven tips to avoid an allergic reaction to tick bites.

Published a story 7th Nov 2017 7:27 AM

A FIVE-YEAR-OLD boy almost died after he was bitten by a tick, and now his parents have described their "tidal wave of panic" as they rushed him to hospital.

CHILD'S TICK BITE HORROR: 'We were losing him'

A FIVE-YEAR-OLD boy almost died after he was bitten by a tick, and now his parents have described their "tidal wave of panic" as they rushed him to hospital.

Published a story 6th Nov 2017 4:03 PM

THE long search for a place to call home has come to an end for the Ballina Community Men's Shed.

Men's shed gearing up to build new home

THE long search for a place to call home has come to an end for the Ballina Community Men's Shed.

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