BALLINA Nationals candidate Kris Beavis has promised to oppose coal seam gas drilling if elected on March 28.
A SOUTHERN Cross University research project has found students with cognitive disabilities are abused more often than students without a disability.
THE Government plans to crack down on bad behaviour in public housing but public housing resident Dawn Alexander says private renters are a bigger problem.
AN eight-year study spearheaded by a Northern Rivers cancer specialist has shown radiation therapy is 95% effective at treating prostate cancer.
IT would come as no surprise to many that the recent downpour brought on by cyclone Marcia was by no means the first of its type to cross the Northern Rivers.
THE local commercial fishing industry is waiting with bated breath for the outcome of an independent review that will help shape the NSW DPI reforms.
NORTH coast macadamia growers are gearing up for a cracker season, with early predictions suggesting up to $70 million worth of nuts will be produced.
VISITOR accommodation is set to expand on the Northern Rivers as the highway upgrade, the rail trail and a growing market in south-east Asia boost tourism.
IT’S the wealth of history under the lids of the many pianos on Fred Cole’s Booerie Creek ‘piano farm’ that keeps him passionate about their restoration.
RUGBY League great Brad Fittler has spoken out about the current controversy embroiling several gold Coast Titans players.