Photo of the Day: Hidden Treasure

HIDDEN TREASURE: Leanne Loz Albert took this photo of a this little frog she found trying to hide in the garden.

Call to raise funds to remember Bonalbo’s working dog

Lucy, owned by Fraser Ramsey of Casino, in the Open Trial draw at the NSW Working Stock Dog Trials at Alstonville.

Birthplace of cattle dog needs more donations for statue.

Stainzy makes his mark with two yummy cake recipes

Stainzy's famour fruit tart

We were impressed with these recipes

Lismore school could be forced to close its canteen

Volunteers are needed to help keep Lismore Heights Public School's canteen open.

Volunteers are needed to fill key positions on the P&C

Road has reopened but traffic still heavy after Clunes crash

A crash on the corner of Eureka Rd and Bangalow Rd, Clunes.

Traffic is still heavy at Clunes after a crash earlier today.

Couple missing after visiting Kingscliff have been found

Dale and Cavell Lawlor, both 78, have not been seen since leaving a relative’s home in Kingscliff yesterday.

Police have appealed for help in finding a missing elderly couple

'We are continuing to target the area', say police

The damage to Sasha Parkinson's car caused during a crime spree in Ballina.

Residents in Ballina crime hotspot are being urged to lock up

Greens MP John Kaye remembered for tenacity and conviction

REMEMBERED: Greens MLC John Kaye (centre), at a protest about the state government's TAFE cuts in Lismore in 2014, flanked by then Labor candidate for Lismore Isaac Smith (right) and Greens candidate for Lismore Adam Guise (left).

Tributes flow for NSW Greens MP, who died last night aged 60.

Is it the end of the five cent coin cluttering our wallets?

Brad Fitzgibbon with 5 cent pieces. Photo: Bev Lacey/The Chronicle

Tonight's budget may see the end of the five cent piece

List: Things to do with your mum on Mother’s Day

(From left) Hannah Vandenbergh, Marley Rizzo, 2, and Liz Vandenbergh, of Lismore, with Alannah Lindroos, of Ballina, at the 2015 Mothers Day Classic in Ballina.

Special events on this Mother's Day around the Northern Rivers.

Go ga-ga over orchids at Ballina show on Mother’s Day

Orchids come in many beautiful varieties and last well in a vase.

Ballina and District Orchid Society’s Autumn Show on this weekend.

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Greenhalgh Picard solicitor Shane Ulyatt.

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OPINION: Let’s not accept a second-rate version of NBN

NBN roll out under threat.  Photo: Trevor Veale

Fast broadband is important to the Northern Rivers

Smart fellas smile and nod to keep the peace

Greg Bray, columnist for the Gladstone Observer. Photo Brenda Strong/The Observer

Men don't like talking, or thinking, about difficult topics

Weekend Wellness: Mum’s the word for sound advice

Experience and motherly wisdom help add flavour and life to romance

The Captain kicks butt, but...

From left: Scarlett Witch (Elizabeth Olsen), Captain America (Chris Evans) and Bucky/The Winter Soldier (Sebastian Stan) in a scene from Civil War.

Captain America Vs Iron Man in an epic show-down that works for fans

Wooli wreck's colourful past traced back to French theft

THE Australian Federal Police are looking into claims a yacht washed up on Wooli Beach last week might be stolen.

This is what $1 million of ice looks like

One kilogram of crystal methylamphetamine with a potential street value of more than $1 million was seized by Coffs-Clarence Police.

Coffs-Clarence Police seized $1m worth of ice

MardiGrass drug drivers: 45 out of 1366 tests were positive

The Ganja Fairies dance during the   Rally for Cannabis Law Reform and Float Parade on the last day at MardiGrass  at Nimbin. Photo Jerad Williams / The Northern Star

More than 1300 random drug tests, with 45 positive results

Regional funds going to metropolitan projects

ALP Leader Bill Shorten slams the Stronger Regions Fund

Millions of regional dollars going to capital cities

Ten people involved in two car crash at Nashua

Two car crash at Nashua

TEN patients being treated at two car crash on Bangalow Rd.

Spanish firm to build new bridge

BRIDGING THE CLARENCE: State Minister for Roads Duncan Gay (centre), Clarence MP Chris Gulaptis and Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan surrounded by the people who will work to complete the Harwood Bridge project by 2019.

International firm successful Harwood Bridge tenderer

'Standover' man killed in shopping centre shooting

One of the victims of the Sydney shooting. Photo: Ten News / Twitter

Shots fired outside Bankstown Central Shopping Centre

Parramatta Eels' punishment: 12 points and $1m fine

Anthony Watmough of the Eels watches from the stand during the round 1 NRL match between the Parramatta Eels and the Brisbane Broncos.  (AAP Image/Paul Miller)

Five officials stood down, club won't win points until within cap

NRL statement on Paramatta Eels' salary cap breaches

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Parramatta Eels docked all competition points from this season

Carmichael Mine: battle begins in Federal Court

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk Photo Chris Lees / Daily Mercury

Conservationists say minister will produce 128 million tonnes of CO2

Budget 2016: Could it be the death of 5c piece?

Could we see the end of the 5 cent piece?

Five cent piece is costing Royal Mint 6 cents to make

Leicester City in 5000-1 Premier League victory

Leicester City supporters celebrate after the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur, in Leicester, Britain.

The two sides drew 2-2, giving a remarkable victory to the Foxes

Weddings, funerals, movement banned in North Korea

North Korea leader Kim Jong-un.

Worker’s Party of Korea having its first congress in 36 years

Backlash over LGBT toilet law flushes income from state

North Carolina facing economic sanctions over LGBT toilet law

It’s crunch time for Cruz

Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz signs autographs at a campaign rally in Lafayette, Indiana.

BY TED Cruz’s own admission, this is make or break.

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Is this the Apocalypse?

One of the starving children in Syria.

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Strange Politics: Peter Dutton treats refugees like rubbish

Strange Politics: Immigration Minister Peter Dutton makes an awful neighbour.

My mad old bin-phobic neighbour's kindred spirit in Peter Dutton

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Police are asking people not to try foolish acts on YouTube at home

Obamas challenge Queen and Prince Harry to Invictus games

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Spoilers: Kit Harington apologises to fans

Kit Harington has apologised to 'Game of Throne' fans for lying to them.

"Half-sister" making claim to Prince's estate

A woman is claiming to be Prince's half-sister

The McClymonts heading for home for 10 Years of Hits tour

THE McCLYMONTS: Mollie, Sam and Brooke are coming home to play at the Saraton Theatre in August.

WATCH: The McClymonts popped into the DEX to play a homegrown hit

Bindi takes Steve Irwin fundraising to America

Bindi Irwin targets LA for Steve Irwin fundraising.

Steve Irwin Gala Dinner will now held in America

REVIEW: Game of Thrones s6 ep 2 - the breath of life

Michael McElhatton and Iwan Rheon in a scene from season six of the TV series Game of Thrones. Supplied by Foxtel.

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TV ratings battle heats up: The Voice tops cooking and reno

The Voice Australia coaches, from left, Benji and Joel Madden, Delta Goodrem, Jessie J and Ronan Keating.

BLIND auditions deliver much-needed win for Channel 9.

BEAN COUNTER: Business and babies are not so far apart

Award winning financial planner and Daily columnist Scott Baker, director of Mobbs Baker Wealth.

New dad Scott Baker muses on parenthood and business.

Budget 2016: Tax on smokes to jump 50% over four years

Smokers will be hit with hefty increases in taxes over the next four years.

Small businesses and big earners to get tax cuts

9.7 inch iPad Pro: One top tool for both work and play

Apple's 9.7 inch iPad Pro with the Apple Pencil and smart keyboard.

One top tool for both work and play

Social media: get amongst it with Canva creativity

EASY: Canva lets you generate images to share across various digital channels.

Canva solved a really annoying problem

Good Guys labels Ballina boy Braydan a Super Kid

National Super Kid finalist Braydan Webb with Good Guys Ballina store manager Dax Cowan.

Braydan Webb a national finalist in the inaugural Super Kid Awards.

5 tips for making money on a renovation project

It can be difficult to guarantee a return on investment.

Australians have spent close to $15 bill on renovating and building