January 2021

Published a story 7th Jan 2021 4:47 PM

Eleven residents have put their hands up to fund the proposal and almost 60 have signed a petition supporting it.

Residents’ long battle to stop foreshore falling into river

Eleven residents have put their hands up to fund the proposal and almost 60 have signed a petition supporting it.

Published a story 7th Jan 2021 3:25 PM

The outrageous online prankster Willem Powerfish has used his fame for good, injecting more than $60,000 back into his community.

Prankster with heart of gold gives $60k away

The outrageous online prankster Willem Powerfish has used his fame for good, injecting more than $60,000 back into his community.

Published a story 7th Jan 2021 3:04 PM

The council can now complete the tender process to award a design and construct contract.

‘Backyard blitz’ to get the rail trail on track

The council can now complete the tender process to award a design and construct contract.

Published a story 4th Jan 2021 4:28 PM

“Members of the public should never touch a flying fox and pets should also be kept away.”

Flying fox death outbreak prompts North Coast warning

“Members of the public should never touch a flying fox and pets should also be kept away.”

Published a story 3rd Jan 2021 7:03 PM

A seven-year-old girl has been airlifted to hospital after being hit by a car at Evans Head.

Child in serious condition after being hit by a car

A seven-year-old girl has been airlifted to hospital after being hit by a car at Evans Head.

Published a story 3rd Jan 2021 4:12 PM

A male P-plater was allegedly seen to be drifting onto the wrong side of the road when he blew more than double the legal limit.

Nine drivers celebrate NY with fines, licence suspensions

A male P-plater was allegedly seen to be drifting onto the wrong side of the road when he blew more than double the legal limit.

Published a story 3rd Jan 2021 3:54 PM

The men were found naked outside the designated ‘clothing optional’ area last week.

Naked men, aged 55 and 61, fined after ‘lewd’ beach act

The men were found naked outside the designated ‘clothing optional’ area last week.

Published a story 3rd Jan 2021 11:03 AM

Neighbours heard a "bang" at 3am, but by the time firefighters arrived at the scene, nothing could be done to save the house.

100-year-old home destroyed in 'devastating' fire

Neighbours heard a "bang" at 3am, but by the time firefighters arrived at the scene, nothing could be done to save the house.

Published a story 1st Jan 2021 3:05 PM

A Lismore man’s life was thrown into turmoil with the last minute decision to shut Victoria’s borders.

Shock border closure sparks 13-hour New Year journey

A Lismore man’s life was thrown into turmoil with the last minute decision to shut Victoria’s borders.

December 2020

Published a story 31st Dec 2020 4:47 PM

We reveal the forecast for New Year’s Day as well as which towns got the most out of this week’s deluge.

LIST: North Coast towns with more than 40mm rain in 24 hours

We reveal the forecast for New Year’s Day as well as which towns got the most out of this week’s deluge.

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