August 2015

Published a story 18th Aug 2015 7:28 AM

THE most radical action-sports show in Australia is coming to Lismore where freestyle motocrossers perform death-defying tricks while jumping a bull ring.

What do you get when you cross a rodeo and motorbikes?

THE most radical action-sports show in Australia is coming to Lismore where freestyle motocrossers perform death-defying tricks while jumping a bull ring.

Published a story 16th Aug 2015 6:55 PM

THE life of Whian Whian’s Samuel Leadbeatter will be transformed when he takes delivery of a Smart Pup after a massive two-year fundraising effort.

Smart Pup for Samuel after huge fundraising effort

THE life of Whian Whian’s Samuel Leadbeatter will be transformed when he takes delivery of a Smart Pup after a massive two-year fundraising effort.

Published a story 13th Aug 2015 7:50 AM

KYOGLE motocross star Dean Ferris has been selected to compete in Australia’s Motocross of Nations team to take on the world’s best riders in France.

Kyogle motorcross star Ferris taking on the world

KYOGLE motocross star Dean Ferris has been selected to compete in Australia’s Motocross of Nations team to take on the world’s best riders in France.

Published a story 12th Aug 2015 7:21 PM

A FORMER Dorroughby man, who crashed while allegedly under the influence of the drug ice and seriously injured a 66-year-old man, has been arrested again.

Accused ice driver back in rehab after breaching bail

A FORMER Dorroughby man, who crashed while allegedly under the influence of the drug ice and seriously injured a 66-year-old man, has been arrested again.

Published a story 12th Aug 2015 6:04 AM

A CASINO builder believes the ghost haunting the town’s historic court house may be that of his great, great grandfather, former Magistrate Henry Garrard.

Mystery: Who is the ghost of Casino court house?

A CASINO builder believes the ghost haunting the town’s historic court house may be that of his great, great grandfather, former Magistrate Henry Garrard.

Published a story 11th Aug 2015 6:50 PM

LISMORE Base Hospital wardsman David Payne was killed on Sunday about 8.30am while driving home from night-shift on Afterlee Rd at Afterlee.

Lismore Base Hospital staff mourn David Payne’s death

LISMORE Base Hospital wardsman David Payne was killed on Sunday about 8.30am while driving home from night-shift on Afterlee Rd at Afterlee.

Published a story 11th Aug 2015 6:44 PM

FORMER NRL star Craig Field will this week appeal his sentence over the manslaughter of cattle farmer Kelvin Kane.

Former NRL star to appeal king-hit sentence

FORMER NRL star Craig Field will this week appeal his sentence over the manslaughter of cattle farmer Kelvin Kane.

Published a story 11th Aug 2015 8:38 AM

THE Northern Rivers Drag Racing Association is going from strength to strength despite an early finish at its last event due to three “lunched” engines.

Drags back and better than ever

THE Northern Rivers Drag Racing Association is going from strength to strength despite an early finish at its last event due to three “lunched” engines.

Published a story 11th Aug 2015 5:54 AM

IT TOOK more than five hours to find a 65-year-old man involved in a fatal car crash along Afterlee Rd, north of Kyogle, on Sunday.

It took more than five hours to find fatal crash victim

IT TOOK more than five hours to find a 65-year-old man involved in a fatal car crash along Afterlee Rd, north of Kyogle, on Sunday.

Published a story 10th Aug 2015 7:07 PM

WHEN Jenny Leuthi was told Lismore Palms Caravan Park was closing, she told owner Geoff Smith she would stick with him until the end – such is her work ethic.

Caravan park closes, boss wants to get loyal Jenny new job

WHEN Jenny Leuthi was told Lismore Palms Caravan Park was closing, she told owner Geoff Smith she would stick with him until the end – such is her work ethic.

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