June 2018

Published a story 22nd Jun 2018 9:23 PM

ROB argued he was trying to check on the welfare of disadvantaged residents of a boarding house when he drove on the wrong side of the road during the flood

Driving on wrong side of the road lands Big Rob in court

ROB argued he was trying to check on the welfare of disadvantaged residents of a boarding house when he drove on the wrong side of the road during the flood

Published a story 22nd Jun 2018 2:41 PM

THE former take away shop owner turned social media personality has today been cleared of breaching an apprehended violence order protecting the Lismore mayor.

Big Rob cleared: Lismore mayor withdraws AVO

THE former take away shop owner turned social media personality has today been cleared of breaching an apprehended violence order protecting the Lismore mayor.

Published a story 22nd Jun 2018 6:58 AM

THE foursome will be sentenced over their attempts to manufacture a substantial amount of the drug ice from a hidden lab.

Four to face sentencing over clandestine ice lab

THE foursome will be sentenced over their attempts to manufacture a substantial amount of the drug ice from a hidden lab.

Published a story 21st Jun 2018 4:22 PM

A TRUCK driver convicted of tailgating a car on a notoriously dangerous stretch of Pacific Highway has been sentenced for his crime.

Tailgating truckie cops magistrate's fury

A TRUCK driver convicted of tailgating a car on a notoriously dangerous stretch of Pacific Highway has been sentenced for his crime.

Published a story 21st Jun 2018 7:05 AM

THE 28-year-old fled to Queensland and spent 18 months on the run. But this week a Lismore court heard he has tried to turn his life around.

Man accused of dragging his girlfriend by hair along road

THE 28-year-old fled to Queensland and spent 18 months on the run. But this week a Lismore court heard he has tried to turn his life around.

Published a story 20th Jun 2018 2:26 PM

A MAN accused of being caught on CCTV smashing two police cars with a large rock tells court he will be "disputing the law" around the charges.

Man accused of smashing police cars pleads not guilty

A MAN accused of being caught on CCTV smashing two police cars with a large rock tells court he will be "disputing the law" around the charges.

Published a story 20th Jun 2018 2:15 PM

A MAN who fled a serious crash scene with three seriously injured passengers and ended up on the run in Far North Queensland has faced court.

'Death threats' for man who allegedly fled crash scene

A MAN who fled a serious crash scene with three seriously injured passengers and ended up on the run in Far North Queensland has faced court.

Published a story 19th Jun 2018 9:54 PM

A NORTHERN Rivers woman who copped a jail sentence after crafting fake receipts and trying to blame a former employee has had her appeal quashed.

Former mayor's daughter loses fraud appeal

A NORTHERN Rivers woman who copped a jail sentence after crafting fake receipts and trying to blame a former employee has had her appeal quashed.

Published a story 15th Jun 2018 11:31 AM

A BUSY section of the Bruxner Highway is set to close as essential maintenance is carried out from tonight onwards.

Section of Bruxner Highway to close for roadworks

A BUSY section of the Bruxner Highway is set to close as essential maintenance is carried out from tonight onwards.

Published a story 14th Jun 2018 1:50 PM

A PROPOSED 300m wide channel could divert water away from the Lismore CBD in a major flood - but the price tag will shock

Plan to 'flood proof' Lismore comes with massive price tag

A PROPOSED 300m wide channel could divert water away from the Lismore CBD in a major flood - but the price tag will shock

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