Community News

Wed 2 May 2018

Car rally opinions divide town

Car rally opinions divide town

A TOWN is split by those who love the revhead rush of a car rally and those who think it infringes on the environment and the town's image.

Boy's destroyed headstone breaks parents' hearts

Boy's destroyed headstone breaks parents' hearts

THE parents of the young boy believe the "act of vandalism" was carried out with a sledgehammer.

Thu 26 Apr 2018

Mother of Anzac protester apologises

Mother of Anzac protester apologises

The mother of the protester who disrupted the Murwillumbah Anzac Day service yesterday has apologised for the actions of her daughter.

Wed 25 Apr 2018

'You're a disgrace': Protester disrupts Anzac Day service

'You're a disgrace': Protester disrupts Anzac Day service

A lone protester draped in a German flag shouting "German lives matter" has disrupted an Anzac Day service in Murwillumbah.

Page family's World War II tragedy

Page family's World War II tragedy

Robert Page relived the history of his families involvement in World War I and II, and the death of Harold and Robert Page.

Tue 24 Apr 2018

'Disgust' over dirt, mould at Ballina KFC store

'Disgust' over dirt, mould at Ballina KFC store

THE fast food chain says it is "extremely concerned" about the complaints and is taking urgent steps to resolve the issues at the store.

According to Buzzfeed, we don't exist

According to Buzzfeed, we don't exist

IT'S OFFICIAL, the Clarence Valley does not exist -- at least according to Buzzfeed

Mon 23 Apr 2018

Bystanders rescue man trapped in car

Bystanders rescue man trapped in car

'It was pretty incredible to see everyone help out like that'

Tue 17 Apr 2018

99% of shark net by-catch non-targeted species

premium_icon 99% of shark net by-catch non-targeted species

OVERALL 131 non-targeted animals have been caught in the five nets.

Sun 15 Apr 2018

GALLERY: Groups set high standard at eisteddfod

GALLERY: Groups set high standard at eisteddfod

Dancers from the Clarence Valley, Casino, Lismore, Queensland and more head to Grafton for dance eisteddfod

Thu 12 Apr 2018

TV celebrity stops in at Yamba markets

TV celebrity stops in at Yamba markets

Did you spot this former cricketer and media celebrity at the markets?

Tue 10 Apr 2018

Friends, patrons and family in mourning

Friends, patrons and family in mourning

Community coming to terms with sudden loss of one of their own

Share the Journey to improve mental health

Share the Journey to improve mental health

"WE CAN all Share the Journey to make things a little easier, to make communities as supportive as possible; to make good mental health more accessible."

Mon 9 Apr 2018

CHOPPER: Another busy month for rescue helicopter

CHOPPER: Another busy month for rescue helicopter

Big fundraising events coming up to help chopper flying missions

Scenic rail trail bridges are 'stuffed'

Scenic rail trail bridges are 'stuffed'

THERE are a concentration of beautiful timber bridges between Lismore and Eltham, but they are in a dire state of disrepair.

Fri 6 Apr 2018

MIDNIGHT MADNESS: Disqualified driver splits power pole

MIDNIGHT MADNESS: Disqualified driver splits power pole

Male driver charged after crashing allegedly without a licence

Wed 28 Mar 2018

Marian Grove seniors famous for more than music

Marian Grove seniors famous for more than music

Sawtell Catholic Care of the Ageing at Marian Grove will spread magic through music during the 2018 Seniors Festival

Tue 27 Mar 2018

BEFORE AND AFTER: 12 months after the flood

BEFORE AND AFTER: 12 months after the flood

OUR 16-page feature looks at what we've learnt and how we've recovered from the 2017 flood.

'Offensive, sexist': Is it time to get tough on Wicked vans?

'Offensive, sexist': Is it time to get tough on Wicked vans?

A GRANDMOTHER'S outrage over a "revolting" slogan on a campervan has led to renewed support for tough new laws.

Thu 22 Mar 2018

The best (and worst) ways to kill a cane toad

The best (and worst) ways to kill a cane toad

ONE resident's request for help to dispose of a cane toad has sparked a significant debate.

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