March 2017

Published a story 22nd Mar 2017 3:48 PM

A FROG with a brown body mottled with green raised the interest of an amphibian expert on the hunt for an elusive species last seen three decades ago.

Close but no cigar in hunt for elusive frog

A FROG with a brown body mottled with green raised the interest of an amphibian expert on the hunt for an elusive species last seen three decades ago.

Published a story 22nd Mar 2017 8:40 AM

COFFS nurses joined forces and called out to the State Government to help deliver safe patient care by boosting the nurse to patient ratios.

Hospital staff rally to boost critical nurse to patient ratio

COFFS nurses joined forces and called out to the State Government to help deliver safe patient care by boosting the nurse to patient ratios.

Published a story 21st Mar 2017 12:51 PM

MUCH like yourself, snakes are on the move to find somewhere dry following the heavy rains.

Snakes plague north coast town after flood

MUCH like yourself, snakes are on the move to find somewhere dry following the heavy rains.

Published a story 21st Mar 2017 10:56 AM

DEVELOPMENT will be a key focus for Coffs Harbour City Councillors in Thursday's council meeting.

Development is key for council looking ahead

DEVELOPMENT will be a key focus for Coffs Harbour City Councillors in Thursday's council meeting.

Published a story 20th Mar 2017 4:09 PM

FOUR batches of adrenaline syringe auto injectors have been recalled after it was found a number may contain a defective part.

Life saving device recalled after defective part found

FOUR batches of adrenaline syringe auto injectors have been recalled after it was found a number may contain a defective part.

Published a story 20th Mar 2017 3:44 PM

SIX Coffs Coast residents have been affected after a bridge was closed as a result of the heavy rains last week.

Coffs holds up in the heavy rain for the most part

SIX Coffs Coast residents have been affected after a bridge was closed as a result of the heavy rains last week.

Published a story 20th Mar 2017 3:19 PM

COFFS Harbour's rain record for March this year breaks into the top 10 since 1900.

Heavy March rains pour into the top 10 records

COFFS Harbour's rain record for March this year breaks into the top 10 since 1900.

Published a story 20th Mar 2017 11:55 AM

PRESSURE is mounting on the Federal Government to split its omnibus bill which bundled childcare changes with welfare and family cuts.

Childcare reform up in the air and before Parliament

PRESSURE is mounting on the Federal Government to split its omnibus bill which bundled childcare changes with welfare and family cuts.

Published a story 20th Mar 2017 9:10 AM

HEAVY rains are expected to continue today at Dorrigo after the Bureau of Meteorology issued a severe storm warning for this morning.

Storm warning issued as heavy rain may lead to flooding

HEAVY rains are expected to continue today at Dorrigo after the Bureau of Meteorology issued a severe storm warning for this morning.

Published a story 9th Mar 2017 3:07 PM

A QUARTER of car owners admitted to driving through floodwaters despite the risk. New technology trialled in Coffs aims to reduce that number.

Warning lights up the way to reducing flood risks

A QUARTER of car owners admitted to driving through floodwaters despite the risk. New technology trialled in Coffs aims to reduce that number.

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