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Party death payout blocked

MACKAY police officer Jonathon Campbell is “very, very disappointed” by a decision to reject workers’ compensation for the death of his wife last year.

I Spy: Peepers annoying

IT IS not often that truckies criticise other members of their profession, however in the past months some have over a practice they call “peeping”.

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By having two youth liaison officers posted in South Grafton, police hope to engage with the community and get identified young offenders into a program.
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Extra police tackle youth crime

TWO youth liaison officers have been redirected from Coffs Harbour to Grafton to help tackle a spike in youth crime in South Grafton.

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UrsulaTunks - Grafton
UrsulaTunks

Given the struggle for police resources in the Valley this is an amazing achievement. Great work NSW Pol. Thank you. Youth Liaison Police Officer do an amazing job and there role is incredibly beneficial to the communities in which they operate.

PETER KERKENEZOV: The truth is that there is a very dark side to this trade and there is no way that live animal export can be ethical.
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Mariner vet slams live exports

BALLINA vet surgeon Peter Kerkenezov describes live animal export as “a story of corporate profiteering, politics, deceptive information and profound cruelty”.

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BigBunny - Lismore
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So Australia now tells people in other countries what to do. It even tells them un-diplomatically via a megaphone exactly what to do on their ships and home-soil? All very commendable over animal-welfare issues, of course - but no wonder we are hated...

Former editor of the Byron Shire News Digby Hildreth.
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Topic of Cancer: Music is the food of love – but so is food

There is no such thing, as far as I’m aware, as cancer of the heart. Every other part is affected: there’s brain, blood, bone, skin – but the heart is exempt.

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Oh poobah, I'm so sorry to read that Digby ... I'm picturing you on the beach with your son late afternoon when I was sitting waiting for an Osprey shot and you telling me one of the blessings was your relationship with him. I freaking hate those heart...

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