Community News

Fri 13 Jul 2018

'Detective' solves the mystery of abandoned boat

premium_icon 'Detective' solves the mystery of abandoned boat

A LENNOX Head woman said she usually finds "lots of bits and pieces” on her regular walk ... but this was different.

Thu 12 Jul 2018

New publican pours first beers as iconic pub reopens

New publican pours first beers as iconic pub reopens

The shock closure of the pub in March left many people reminiscing on social media

How you can apply for one of 25 apprenticeships

How you can apply for one of 25 apprenticeships

Essential Energy is running a recruitment drive.

Over and out, captain: Firefighter retires after 40 years

Over and out, captain: Firefighter retires after 40 years

"LOTS of tragedy, and lots of good and bad times" remembered by this dedicated firefighter.

Wed 11 Jul 2018

Lismore's big plan: How council will grow the city

premium_icon Lismore's big plan: How council will grow the city

THE council has revealed its detailed strategy for the city's future growth despite concerns about population decline.

Tue 10 Jul 2018

COUNCIL: Iluka yoga and surf resort could be approved

COUNCIL: Iluka yoga and surf resort could be approved

A new location of the ferry barge at Ferry Park could have been found, and councillors will receive an update on the Gallery

Vinnies cleans up on recycled rags

premium_icon Vinnies cleans up on recycled rags

WHO would have thought cast-off t-shirts could have such an after-life?

Mon 9 Jul 2018

Aboriginal culture to be protected in Tweed Shire

Aboriginal culture to be protected in Tweed Shire

Tweed Shire Council approves the 2018 Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Management Plan

Sat 7 Jul 2018

Despite valiant efforts, the young boy drowned

Despite valiant efforts, the young boy drowned

IT WAS a day that would stick in the memory of the children for the rest of their lives.

Noise reduction measures planned for Pacific Highway

Noise reduction measures planned for Pacific Highway

THE RMS have assessed the expected noise impact of the Pacific Highway on residents and released a review.

Fri 6 Jul 2018

Fish kill raises stink

Fish kill raises stink

Hundreds of dead fish have surfaced at the Clarrie Hall Dam near Uki, raising concerns about the quality of Tweed Shire's water supply.

Ballina set to overtake Lismore in population boom

premium_icon Ballina set to overtake Lismore in population boom

BALLINA Shire is soon set to overtake Lismore's population, in what some say is a worrying trend for the regional centre - but not everyone agrees.

Thu 5 Jul 2018

'Please give me a go': Dad just wants a home for his girls

premium_icon 'Please give me a go': Dad just wants a home for his girls

A SINGLE father with two young daughters is pleading for help after failing to secure a rental property for more than a year.

Wed 4 Jul 2018

Highway bridge to close for six weeks

Highway bridge to close for six weeks

The entrance to be closed along with the old bridge for upgrade work

Tweed projects in doubt after council stops Crown Lands deal

Tweed projects in doubt after council stops Crown Lands deal

Council has decided to not participate in the Crown Lands Negotiation Program

Tue 3 Jul 2018

Greens MP calls for new hospital to be built at Tweed Heads

Greens MP calls for new hospital to be built at Tweed Heads

Dawn Walker says she will pressure the State Government to build the new Tweed Valley Hospital alongside the existing facility at Tweed Heads.

Tweed MP hits out at attempts to delay hospital

Tweed MP hits out at attempts to delay hospital

Geoff Provest say attempts by Labor to delay the Tweed Valley Hospital are 'disgraceful'.

Rotary gets into full swing for local charities

Rotary gets into full swing for local charities

Out and About social photos.

Mon 2 Jul 2018

Building houses out of hemp

premium_icon Building houses out of hemp

THE walls, floors and ceilings will be made out of a hemp, lime and water mix.

Do you know an amazing woman?

Do you know an amazing woman?

Nominate the woman in your life so that she can be recognised for her efforts

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