July 2015

Published a story 7th Jul 2015 10:09 AM

TWO adults are trapped and two children have sustained minor injuries following a two car collision near Broadwater, NSW Ambulance have confirmed.

Two trapped, two injured after crash at Broadwater

TWO adults are trapped and two children have sustained minor injuries following a two car collision near Broadwater, NSW Ambulance have confirmed.

Published a story 6th Jul 2015 7:50 PM

AERIAL shark surveillance is likely to become a regular fixture at the annual Lennox Head Skullcandy Oz Grom surfing competition.

Shark surveillance to stay at Lennox Oz Grom comps

AERIAL shark surveillance is likely to become a regular fixture at the annual Lennox Head Skullcandy Oz Grom surfing competition.

Published a story 6th Jul 2015 7:49 PM

SHARK nets, culling or tagging are not viable options to reduce the number of shark attacks on the Northern Rivers, shark expert Dr Daniel Bucher said.

Nets, culls, tags won't reduce shark attacks, expert warns

SHARK nets, culling or tagging are not viable options to reduce the number of shark attacks on the Northern Rivers, shark expert Dr Daniel Bucher said.

Published a story 6th Jul 2015 5:25 PM

Northern Star reporter Leah White gives you a sneak preview of tomorrow's paper.

Northern Star sneak preview for Tuesday July 7, 2015

Northern Star reporter Leah White gives you a sneak preview of tomorrow's paper.

Published a story 6th Jul 2015 10:37 AM

SHARK nets could be an option for decreasing the risk to swimmers and surfers on the north coast, Clarence MP Chris Gulaptis said.

MP calls for shark net discussion after attacks

SHARK nets could be an option for decreasing the risk to swimmers and surfers on the north coast, Clarence MP Chris Gulaptis said.

Published a story 4th Jul 2015 9:50 AM

WHEN 54-year-old surfer Michael Hoile found himself in the water next to the great white shark that had knocked him off his board, his only thought was to get back to the beach.

VIDEO: Shark attack survivor describes great white encounter

WHEN 54-year-old surfer Michael Hoile found himself in the water next to the great white shark that had knocked him off his board, his only thought was to get back to the beach.

Published a story 4th Jul 2015 8:41 AM

PRISONERS of war from the Northern Rivers killed at Sandakan POW Camp and its notorious death march will be listed on a memorial plaque at St Andrew’s Church.

Relatives of 47 local POWs sought for honour roll unveiling

PRISONERS of war from the Northern Rivers killed at Sandakan POW Camp and its notorious death march will be listed on a memorial plaque at St Andrew’s Church.

Published a story 4th Jul 2015 8:23 AM

LOCAL photographer and surfer Robin Mather about to paddle off Lennox Point for a surf with his mates when all hell broke loose yesterday morning.

Witnesses recount drama of Lennox Head shark attack

LOCAL photographer and surfer Robin Mather about to paddle off Lennox Point for a surf with his mates when all hell broke loose yesterday morning.

Published a story 3rd Jul 2015 9:07 AM

A NEW procedure introduced this week into the Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter may have played a big part in the saving of Mathew Lee’s life yesterday.

How helicopter's new procedure helped save Mathew's life

A NEW procedure introduced this week into the Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter may have played a big part in the saving of Mathew Lee’s life yesterday.

Published a story 3rd Jul 2015 7:52 AM

THE life of Alstonville Second World War nurse and prisoner of war Jessie “Blanchie” Blanch is the subject of a new theatre production.

New play celebrates Alstonville WWII nurse Blanchie Blanch

THE life of Alstonville Second World War nurse and prisoner of war Jessie “Blanchie” Blanch is the subject of a new theatre production.

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