FOR more than 40 years, Ballina woman Ann Brown has worked at the Sundowner Motel on the corner of River and Kerr Sts.
RAIN, hail or shine – today’s Ballina Prawn Festival will go ahead no matter what the weather brings.
THANKS to 169 supporters, an online campaign to help Lismore girl Eleanor Faith Holland eat her first meal in two years has reached its $15,000 goal.
THE community group working to build an ocean pool at the southern end of Ballina’s Shelly Beach is now preparing to lodge a planning application.
MAYORS and councillors need to “step beyond self-interest” in the debate over amalgamations, says the regional manager of the NSW Business Chamber.
FANCY earning up to $350,000 a year? Applications are now open for the chief executive position of the Northern NSW Local Health District.
PLANS for a “one-off” dredging of the dangerous Richmond River bar at Ballina are moving forward, with up to 30,000 tonnes of sand expected to be removed.
TWEED Heads-based world surfing champion, Mick Fanning, has welcomed news that surfing is now one step closer to being added to the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.