Sky News rolls out program to keep our region informed

Sky News rolls out program to keep our region informed

Peter Gleeson leads new regional Sky News program.

UPDATE: Orara fire under control, Halfway Creek downgraded

UPDATE: Orara fire under control, Halfway Creek downgraded

ONE fire is just north of Halfway Creek.


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PHOTOS: World champion drops-in on boardriders presentation

premium_icon PHOTOS: World champion drops-in on boardriders presentation

MICK Fanning was a special guest at the Coffs Harbour Boardriders Club's 2019 presentation yesterday and local groms couldn't get enough of 'White Lightning'.

Fireys protect Upper Orara homes surrounded by burning bush

premium_icon Fireys protect Upper Orara homes surrounded by burning bush

VIDEO: Firefighters are continuing to protect properties from flames off Mount Browne Rd as containment lines are strengthened.

VIDEO: Governor-General visits Nymboida

premium_icon VIDEO: Governor-General visits Nymboida

Governor-General David Hurley and wife Linda make special visit to bushfire-ravaged area and praise efforts of the community to get back on their feet


REVEALED: The Coffs Coast's best 19 young athletes of 2019

premium_icon REVEALED: The Coffs Coast's best 19 young athletes of 2019

WITH our region a breeding ground for top sporting talent, we thought we'd take a look back at the young guns who stole the headlines and our hearts in 2019.

Clarence surfers continue on explosive rise in 2019

premium_icon Clarence surfers continue on explosive rise in 2019

2019 has been a swell year for our best young surfers with Walters and Shanahan rising meteorically.

Lightning Leeson gunning for WBBL grand final berth

premium_icon Lightning Leeson gunning for WBBL grand final berth

The Clarence star is out to make the big dance in a huge weekend of WBBL action.

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    Matt Jones joins elite Australian Open list

    premium_icon Matt Jones joins elite Australian Open list

    Overlooked as a contender at the start of the tournament thanks to a crack field, Matt Jones became just the 19th player to win multiple Australian Opens titles.

    Aussies drive better with a pavlova than a child

    premium_icon Aussies drive better with a pavlova than a child

    Australian drivers are very confident with their driving abilities — but when tested on driving with a Christmas pavlova and their own children, the outcome was...

    Byron gets ‘first Australian’ boozy kombucha tasting room

    premium_icon Byron gets ‘first Australian’ boozy kombucha tasting room

    A POPULAR fermented probiotic drink is about to get a whole lot more exciting.

    TV reveal: Shark attack survivor tells her story

    premium_icon TV reveal: Shark attack survivor tells her story

    ‘At the end of the day I was a tourist and I suffered a misadventure.’

    ‘We lost it all in 2011 floods, now we’ve been hit by fire’

    premium_icon ‘We lost it all in 2011 floods, now we’ve been hit by fire’

    DEVASTATED residents are assessing the damage after a huge fire destroyed buildings and exploded a shipping container of fireworks.

    ‘Who does he think he is, the f***ing Messiah?’

    premium_icon ‘Who does he think he is, the f***ing Messiah?’

    Critics have lashed out at a Federal Government MP from Queensland who was photographed and filmed baptising tourists during an overseas jaunt.

    Partner, sister watched as plane crashed

    premium_icon Partner, sister watched as plane crashed

    A horror plane crash that killed two Queensland men was witnessed by the pilot’s partner and sister.

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      Challenges doctors face when treating drug patients

      premium_icon Challenges doctors face when treating drug patients

      A TOOWOOMBA doctor has spoken of the challenges medical professionals face when...

      Drug takers told to ‘pull their head in’

      Drug takers told to ‘pull their head in’

      ‘Let this be a harsh lesson’: Mum’s statement after losing son

      MAP: Data reveals Toowoomba's drug hotspots

      premium_icon MAP: Data reveals Toowoomba's drug hotspots

      See full map of suburbs with reported drug crime

      ‘So drugged-up they’d pick up pills out of vomit’

      premium_icon ‘So drugged-up they’d pick up pills out of vomit’

      Music festival drugs: NSW Police Minister backs drug amnesty bins

      SENTENCE: Funeral paid for with mate’s drug money

      premium_icon SENTENCE: Funeral paid for with mate’s drug money

      Yeppoon drug dealer reveals plan to spend cash to undercover police officer.

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      Showcase meeting brings out the best in locals

      premium_icon Showcase meeting brings out the best in locals

      THREE Coffs Harbour trainers grab wins at raised prize money meeting

      Pollard living the dream on the greens

      premium_icon Pollard living the dream on the greens

      CAMERON Pollard first picked up a club when he was just two.

      FAIRYTALE: Narranga claims state title after dream run

      premium_icon FAIRYTALE: Narranga claims state title after dream run

      DON'T underestimate this determined group of girls from Narranga.

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          Guide to Shopping Local this Christmas

          Guide to Shopping Local this Christmas

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          Toyota drives donations for bushfire appeal

          Toyota drives donations for bushfire appeal

          Toyota to donate $250,000 to the bushfire appeal

          Company offers materials to help bushfire victims rebuild

          Company offers materials to help bushfire victims rebuild

          Some 200 homes have been destroyed by fire in NSW and QLD.

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              Sesame Street star’s tragic death

              Sesame Street star’s tragic death

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              Queen gives Andrew Christmas reprieve

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              Madonna’s daughter in ‘wild orgy’

              Madonna’s daughter in ‘wild orgy’

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              ‘I’m held together by coffee, Spanx and concealer’

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              The newsreader opens up on why the work-life balance is a myth.

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              Mega-fan buys Neighbours dream home

              Mega-fan buys Neighbours dream home

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              STRIKE IT RICH: Entire gold rush town up for grabs

              STRIKE IT RICH: Entire gold rush town up for grabs

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              China’s shoe king takes $4 million property hit

              Pilot Energy chairman loses $4m on mansion sale.

              PHOTOS: The home that is expected to smash Lismore records

              premium_icon PHOTOS: The home that is expected to smash Lismore records

              Century-old home is on the market for the first time in years

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              Employees needed at Australia’s third largest council

              premium_icon Employees needed at Australia’s third largest council

              More workers are needed at a council with a high staff turnover.

              Mass redundancies as network axes 90 radio jobs

              premium_icon Mass redundancies as network axes 90 radio jobs

              Southern Cross Austereo axes 90 jobs across its radio network.

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              Labor leader takes aim at jobs catchphrase

              Albanese: Australia has a problem with inter-generational poverty

              More stability for migrants in CQ

              More stability for migrants in CQ

              New skilled visas to encourage migration to Flynn

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              Motoring

              Finally there’s a hybrid car Australians will want to own

              premium_icon Finally there’s a hybrid car Australians will want to own

              A hybrid has won our Car of the Year. Here’s why.

              Australia’s best new car revealed

              Australia’s best new car revealed

              Car of the Year: Australia’s best new car revealed

              Toowoomba man’s link to car racing legacy

              premium_icon Toowoomba man’s link to car racing legacy

              Toowoomba’s Tony Murphy felt a personal connection to the new movie Ford vs...

              The best new cars of 2019 revealed

              premium_icon The best new cars of 2019 revealed

              Japanese cars dominate 2019 Car of the Year awards

              New ‘no warning’ road cameras to be switched on

              New ‘no warning’ road cameras to be switched on

              New mobile detection cameras to be turned on this weekend.

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