August 2020

Published a story 12th Aug 2020 1:37 PM

POLICE found the pub owner had failed to register a COVID-19 safety plan, resulting in a massive fine.

Pub faces closure after COVID-19 breaches

POLICE found the pub owner had failed to register a COVID-19 safety plan, resulting in a massive fine.

Published a story 10th Aug 2020 5:43 PM

WE’VE collated a list of some of the top bakeries on the Northern Rivers. But which one is your favourite?

LAST CHANCE: Vote for best bakery on the Northern Rivers

WE’VE collated a list of some of the top bakeries on the Northern Rivers. But which one is your favourite?

Published a story 10th Aug 2020 5:01 PM

RESIGNING councillors, ambitious park plans, and new name for sport field all up for discussion.

What’s on the agenda at tonight’s council meeting?

RESIGNING councillors, ambitious park plans, and new name for sport field all up for discussion.

Published a story 10th Aug 2020 3:44 PM

COUNCIL to discuss plans for park in the heart of Lismore.

Waterpark, treehouse playground in plan for Lismore's heart

COUNCIL to discuss plans for park in the heart of Lismore.

Published a story 5th Aug 2020 4:32 PM

HIGH tides could undermine already vulnerable sand dunes, and the council has warned people to stay away.

WARNING: Dunes in danger of collapse due to erosion

HIGH tides could undermine already vulnerable sand dunes, and the council has warned people to stay away.

Published a story 5th Aug 2020 10:30 AM

THE health district has released an update on the status of COVID-19 patients on the Northern Rivers.

Latest update on COVID-19 stats on the Northern Rivers

THE health district has released an update on the status of COVID-19 patients on the Northern Rivers.

Published a story 4th Aug 2020 4:03 PM

RATEPAYERS are expressing shock on social media as they open their rates notices this month.

Why some ratepayers are seeing hike in their rates this year

RATEPAYERS are expressing shock on social media as they open their rates notices this month.

Published a story 4th Aug 2020 12:57 PM

ROADWORKS in the Ballina Shire mean changes for motorists this week – here are all the details you need to know.

Roundabouts and roads, all you need to know

ROADWORKS in the Ballina Shire mean changes for motorists this week – here are all the details you need to know.

Published a story 4th Aug 2020 10:55 AM

TEN plants – a decade ago, that’s the total number of plants left in the wild of an endangered plant species, and they were all in Lennox Head.

Endangered species saved from the brink of extinction

TEN plants – a decade ago, that’s the total number of plants left in the wild of an endangered plant species, and they were all in Lennox Head.

Published a story 4th Aug 2020 8:53 AM

THE 17-year-old was last seen in Mullumbimby last week.

Police ask for help to find missing teen

THE 17-year-old was last seen in Mullumbimby last week.

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