May 2015

Published a story 22nd May 2015 3:37 PM

A BANGALOW GP who travelled to Nepal to assist with disaster relief has told how she was stuck in Kathmandu when the second earthquake, with a magnitude of 7.3, hit.

Bangalow GP's disaster relief experience in Nepal

A BANGALOW GP who travelled to Nepal to assist with disaster relief has told how she was stuck in Kathmandu when the second earthquake, with a magnitude of 7.3, hit.

Published a story 22nd May 2015 1:49 PM

Bangalow GP caught in terrifying quake during relief effort

Published a story 21st May 2015 4:51 PM

Ironman Tanyn Lyndon will star in the second series of the hit show Deep Water USA starting this Saturday. The Lennox Head boy will be among an elite team of Australians.

Lennox Head Ironman champion stars on screen

Ironman Tanyn Lyndon will star in the second series of the hit show Deep Water USA starting this Saturday. The Lennox Head boy will be among an elite team of Australians.

Published a story 21st May 2015 2:08 PM

TEMPERS flared at Byron Shire Council today as a crowd of ratepayers turned out to have their say on the $1.7 million temporary rock wall at Belongil Beach.

Shoes fly as Byron Shire Council meeting gets ugly

TEMPERS flared at Byron Shire Council today as a crowd of ratepayers turned out to have their say on the $1.7 million temporary rock wall at Belongil Beach.

Published a story 20th May 2015 7:32 PM

THE Northern Rivers has the second highest number of children and youth reported at significant harm in New South Wales, according to a government report.

More Northern Rivers kids at risk than almost anywhere

THE Northern Rivers has the second highest number of children and youth reported at significant harm in New South Wales, according to a government report.

Published a story 20th May 2015 7:20 AM

Sydney teacher David Nelson is trying to find more details on the late Gary Lee Martin for a reunion booklet for Alexander Mackie Teachers College, Paddington.

The search for Dorothy and the missing Martin

Sydney teacher David Nelson is trying to find more details on the late Gary Lee Martin for a reunion booklet for Alexander Mackie Teachers College, Paddington.

Published a story 19th May 2015 7:25 PM

NEW mums are worried the Northern Rivers Family Care Centre, in Lismore, will close its doors on June 30.

New mums rally for Northern Rivers Family Care Centre

NEW mums are worried the Northern Rivers Family Care Centre, in Lismore, will close its doors on June 30.

Published a story 19th May 2015 7:11 PM

MUSIC gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and everything, said Plato.

Lismore music marathon to raise cash for Conservatorium

MUSIC gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and everything, said Plato.

Published a story 19th May 2015 2:10 PM

NEW mums are worried the Northern Rivers Family Care Centre in Lismore may close unless it gets more funding.

Fears for future of Northern Rivers Family Care Centre

NEW mums are worried the Northern Rivers Family Care Centre in Lismore may close unless it gets more funding.

Published a story 19th May 2015 10:43 AM

LOCAL hunks are on the verge of going global with the success of a fine art book by Lennox Heads photographer John Bortolin.

Fine art book of naked men selling like hotcakes

LOCAL hunks are on the verge of going global with the success of a fine art book by Lennox Heads photographer John Bortolin.

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