July 2015

Published a story 26th Jul 2015 9:50 PM

ONE year after the presumed drowning of Irish backpacker Stuart Butler in Byron Bay, stakeholders are still to decide if future prevention is needed.

Beach safety changes stall amid coordination, budget issues

ONE year after the presumed drowning of Irish backpacker Stuart Butler in Byron Bay, stakeholders are still to decide if future prevention is needed.

Published a story 24th Jul 2015 3:49 PM

SHARK attacks have the potential to shatter illusions of control and even bring on depression and anxiety, psychology lecturer and researcher Jim Donnelly said

Psychologist: Shark attacks cause depression, anxiety

SHARK attacks have the potential to shatter illusions of control and even bring on depression and anxiety, psychology lecturer and researcher Jim Donnelly said

Published a story 23rd Jul 2015 7:35 PM

THEY’RE the unpaid volunteers who work tirelessly through the night in the worst possible conditions to help their community.

Calls for recognition of SES volunteers' efforts

THEY’RE the unpaid volunteers who work tirelessly through the night in the worst possible conditions to help their community.

Published a story 23rd Jul 2015 7:31 PM

ENID Cockle and her daughters were reunited with the beloved family yacht Enid's late husband built and named after her 50 years ago.

Yacht's visit is a cruise down memory lane for widow

ENID Cockle and her daughters were reunited with the beloved family yacht Enid's late husband built and named after her 50 years ago.

Published a story 23rd Jul 2015 10:16 AM

INSPECTOR Doug Conners of Casino police said they have a suspect in relation to the stolen car and subsequent chase that occurred from Casino to Tabulam.

Police searching for suspect in car theft and chase

INSPECTOR Doug Conners of Casino police said they have a suspect in relation to the stolen car and subsequent chase that occurred from Casino to Tabulam.

Published a story 22nd Jul 2015 7:30 PM

HAVING a day out with the family can be an expensive endeavour, particularly if you’re planning on having more than one a week.

Entertain the whole family with these budget outings

HAVING a day out with the family can be an expensive endeavour, particularly if you’re planning on having more than one a week.

Published a story 22nd Jul 2015 9:49 AM

BOTH drivers involved in the low-speed collision have been assessed by Ambulance paramedics at the scene.

Driver escapes with minor injuries in Ballina CBD bingle

BOTH drivers involved in the low-speed collision have been assessed by Ambulance paramedics at the scene.

Published a story 20th Jul 2015 6:30 PM

SMIDGE the two-month-old sugar glider was cold and lost when he was found near the body of his dead mum at Wilsons Creek Public School on Wednesday.

Baby sugar glider's rescue leaves message for pet owners

SMIDGE the two-month-old sugar glider was cold and lost when he was found near the body of his dead mum at Wilsons Creek Public School on Wednesday.

Published a story 20th Jul 2015 6:11 PM

THE shark attack on former Le-Ba surfer turned world champion Mick Fanning has sent ripples of shock through the Northern Rivers surfing community.

Local surfers on edge after Mick Fanning's shark attack

THE shark attack on former Le-Ba surfer turned world champion Mick Fanning has sent ripples of shock through the Northern Rivers surfing community.

Published a story 20th Jul 2015 3:14 PM

SHARKS have been in the news a lot lately.

First documented shark attack on Northern Rivers in 1937

SHARKS have been in the news a lot lately.

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