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Nott threatened with arrest over $15k debt

Former Lismore City Council election candidate Belinda Nott is being threatened with arrest.

Ballina mum owes $15,000 plus interest

Parking, parking and more parking on the agenda

Bangalow residents protest planned parking metres in the main street of the town.

Three motions have been put forward by various councillors

Beloved home is safe despite being in high-risk flood area

RAISED UP: North Lismore resident, Debbie Childs had her house raised through the voluntary house raising scheme.

Government scheme helps homeowners get to new levels







Severe thunderstorm warning cancelled

Severe thunderstorms are no longer occurring in NSW and the ACT.

'Severe' storms brewing: Chance of large hail, 90km/h winds

Wet weather and severe thunderstorms predicted for the Northern Rivers.

Large hail and damaging wind gusts around 90km/hour

Record rainfall 'significantly' impacted macadamia crops

Macadamia crops were significantly impacted by ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie and record rainfall in June.

Growers have turned their attention to next year's harvest

Hello summer: It's going to be a hot week

EXTREME HEAT: Temperatures in the Nothern Rivers will soar following the last of the rain.

Severe thunderstorms will give way to 30-plus days

Rain, storms, flash floods: We're about to get hit

How much rain are we going to get?

"We should see rain and storms increase with flash flooding likely"

'Major' rain event with 300mm possible, weather experts warn

Predicted showers for the Northern Rivers over the weekend, increasing into next week.

"Absolutely torrential rain" has already hit some areas

More help for flood impacted farmers

NEW grants available for primary producers who were affected during the March flood.

Plans for servo to reopen in Lismore

Work is under way at the Shell service station in Dawson St, Lismore.

Fuel station went under water during the March flood

REVEALED: Flood damaged bank reopens with new look

Staff are excited to move back into the refurbished Newcastle Permanent office in Lismore .

The premises was waterlogged in March, but will reopen Monday

Pool will 'definitely be open before Christmas'

IN THE SWIM: People keen to get back into the swim of things at the Lismore Memorial Baths may have to wait until 2018 as the March floods caused an estimated $1 million in damage to the pump and filtration system and Council can't guarantee the facility opening by Christmas.

Council promises residents will have somewhere to cool down

Flood pumps undergo million dollar repairs

PUMPED: Lismore Council reported both the Browns Creek flood pumps have been fully refurbished and reinstalled. Each pump is 12m long, weighs around seven tonnes and can extract more than 10 million litres of floodwater per hour - the equivalent of around four Olympic-sized swimming pools.

SEVEN months after the floods, pumps are back in business

Seven key points from SES flood forums

FLOOD RESCUE: One of many residents held by the SES, Michelle Anderson is rescued by the Lismore Unit from her flooded in North Lismore.

Community tells SES what they need

QLD thinks we could learn a lesson or two about floods

FLOOD REVIEW: Lismore SES crews search and rescue people who were stranded in the houses in North Lismore.

NSW SES Commissioner says: Our review is "enough”

New post office managers thrilled by friendly face of Coraki

Two men have left the top end to run the small historic post office in a river town

Jazz hands! Bangalow wins big at theatre awards

The cast of Bangalow Theatre Company's Chicago.

For their production of Chicago and Little Shop of Horrrors

Council backs down on paid parking decision

ANGRY RESIDENTS: Police talk to local residents protesting against paid parking in Bangalow.

"We are actually investigating with council"

'Amazing' generosity gives hope to family of six

WHEEL OF FORTUNE: It's a joyous time for the Harding family, who were given a specially fit-out car from Toyota Lismore.

"We are blown away completely by this amazing thing they've done"

Like a scone with that massage chair?

St Vincent's palliative care nursing unit manager Kylie Greensill with the dedicated ladies of the Blue & White Auxiliary and the new massage chair.

PLENTY of morning teas provide needed equipment to palliative care

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Show goes on for injured drag queen

TREVOR Ashley is performing at Tropical Fruits 2017 despite fall.

This weekend's Northern Rivers markets list

Fresh produce.

Where to get fantastic produce and fresh coffee from.

Ten fantastic things to do this week

PRESS PLAY: Don't miss out on seeing Justice Crew perform on October 14.

From Carols to Romeo and Juliet by the Russian National Ballet

P!nk vs Gaga: sing-off in Evans Head

TOURING: Musicians and singers Kim Boath (as P!nk) and Emily Louisa Rose (as Lady Gaga).

Raise Your Glass is a tribute show

EVICTED: Small businesses told to find new homes

There is some concern after Nortec announced it was ending its Small Business Incubator Program.

"We've been literally thrown out of our little nest”

REVEALED: Plans to transform heritage listed church

The old church at Tatham.

The building hasn't been open to the public for more than 50 years

'Heavy heart': Chairman steps down after 51 years

Sunshine Sugar incoming chairman Jim Sneesby with outgoing chairman Ian Causley.

Ian Causley was first elected to the Sunshine Sugar board in 1966

Piece of Ballina's history to be auctioned today

The historic Riversleigh Guesthouse

It is one of the oldest two-storey homes in town

Banned item found in Ballina during dangerous toys blitz

A novelty lighter banned by NSW Fair Trading inspectors at Ballina.

Dangerous, banned novelty product has been ordered off the shelves

'Attack on tourism': Stayz slams council over legal threat

Stayz have urges Byron Shire Council to rethink legal action.

"Mum and dad investors" will be forced to defend themselves

How much would you pay for a Falls Festival ticket?

MUSIC lovers are being forced to fork out big dollars if they want to attend the sold-out event at North Byron Parklands.

OPEN: Tickets to see Flume at Falls, signed vinyl on auction

HOT TICKETS: Flume took the top spot in Triple J's 2016 Hottest 100 poll.

It is an exclusive copy of Skin autographed by Flume

Angus Stone gets woken up by the cows licking his yurt

SIBLINGS: Angus and Julia Stone.

Julia Stone explained her sibling's Byron hinterland lifestyle

Want Falls tickets? Be prepared to fork out big bucks

Crowds at Falls Festival in Byron Bay. Photo: Niche Pictures - Lyn McCarthy

Tickets normally worth about $300 are selling for $1000

Byron Bay festival venue gets green light

Splendour in the Grass will continue at North Byron Parklands.

Let the music play for another 20 months

ANGER: Falls tickets reselling online for 3+ times amount

Crowds at Falls Festival in Bryon Bay. Photo: Niche Pictures - Lyn McCarthy

Three-day tickets were re-selling online for over $3,000

Flume will welcome 2018 at Falls Byron Bay

Will Flume take out Triple J's Hottest 100 music poll this year?

Grammy Award-winner artist will take punters into the new year

Parking metre protest in Bangalow

Bangalow residents protest planned parking metres in the main street of the town.

Locals were rushing out to move cars, place chairs over council markings and moving...

2018 Northern Star Calender

Lennox local Harry O'Brien will compete in the 12 and under catergory in the The Skullcandy Oz Grom Open.

The Northern Star calender is ready to be release.

Christmas light vandals

THERE is currently an epidemic of grinches across the Northern Rivers who have been...

HSC results announced

For Sarah Lane, 17, (The Rivers Secondary College – Lismore High Campus) her ATAR...

Vandals dump rubbish on landcare garden

BULWINKEL Park was vandalised for the second time this year on Tuesday night, after...

Would you pay $300,000 for a HSV Commodore?

The fastest and most powerful car ever built in Australia is expected to pull big coin.

Nice day for a 'wild' wedding

Melanie Sammut (Christopher's sister), Christopher and Kimberley Noble.

Chaotic wedding events run in the family according to the bride.

Even the animals were included in this sale

Lillydale - 821 Upper Logan Rd, Mount Barney. Picture: realestate.com.au

GEESE, ducks, linen and even cutlery were all included

No driver, no brakes: All aboard bus of the future

An Easy Mile EZ10 electric, driverless shuttle bus makes its maiden voyage along The Esplanade in Mooloolaba.

Coast demonstration: $320k shuttle carries 14 people, reaches 45kmh

Latest Jeep Compass misses key safety tech

The new Jeep Compass has been launched.

Safety equipment missing on new compact Jeep model.

Teen struts the catwalk to Sydney success

Brooke Mackrill placed second runner up overall at the Miss Continents Pageant of Australia, as well as winning Miss Photogenic.

Second runner-up overall and Miss Photogenic title winner

‘Men work harder’: Sunrise hosts fire up

A VERY controversial claim by David Koch resulted in some stunned responses by his female colleagues on Sunrise this morning.

‘Lindsay Lohan chased us’: Paris Hilton explains iconic photo

Lindsay Lohan, Britney Spears and Paris Hilton pictured on a night out together in Los Angeles in November, 2006. Picture: X17/BackGrid

Lindsay Lohan wasn’t even supposed to be there.

Meet the comedian who exposed Louis C.K. long ago

Comedian Louis C.K. admitted sexual misconduct

She knew about his sexual misconduct for years before the public.

Radio host’s joke earns her death threats

Ash London has been hit with death threats from One Direction fans

Host sparked the ire of thousands of teenagers

premium_icon SEQ town growing so fast, it needs a school 14 years early

Residents say they were drawn to Yarrabilba because of the affordable new houses and big yards. Picture: Liam Kidston.

Mr Power said the high school would cost $60 million

When buying off-the-plan goes wrong

Leon Sidik is unhappy with his off-the-plan townhouse. Picture: Channel 9

What happens when buying off-the-plan doesn’t go according to plan?

Rainbow Beach leads Airbnb boom

GRAB A SHARE: Rainbow Beach is leading the growth of Airbnb in the region.

Gympie's share rentals soar in past two years.

Deposit drive hard slog for young Ipswich couple

TOUGH SLOG: Brent Pettersson and Penelope Sparrow are trying to save for a deposit while renting.

"We've both accepted defeat in being able to buy any time soon.”

Aussie has the world’s best job

Wouldn’t mind staying in a house like this for a while! Sherbet Birdie photography

Sorelle Amore’s ultimate goal seemed outrageous

POLLIE TICKLED: No job? We can fix that

A whole new method of job-hunting on offer.

Get back on the job train with these top tips

'Bold plan' will create thousands of jobs

Southern Cross University Vice Chancellor, Professor Adam Shoemaker.

Major announcement being made by Southern Cross Uni today

Adani to tour Qld in search of workers

Anti-Adani mine protesters outside Parliament House this morning. Picture: Lexie Cartwright

“Groups hoping to stop us have failed because we have already started."

Rail squabble over 900 Queensland jobs

New Mount Isa Mayor Joyce McCulloch. Picture: Wesley Monts

Mayor says 'a lot of zero sum thinking going on'.

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Biggest changes to car rules in 30 years

Mega-dollar supercars such as the left-hand-drive only Bugatti Chiron are one step closer to getting approval for Australian roads. Picture: Supplied.

Huge fines for dealers and sellers if safety recall work not done

Injured biker's battle after crash with SUV

The collision happened on a road near this one outside Quilpie in Queensland's southwest.

Who had right of way on narrow outback bitumen strip?

ROAD TEST: Subaru Levorg GT Deserving of love

The Subaru Levorg GT.

Romance is almost dead for anything but an SUV or a ute.

Going green leads Jaguar to offer a 'four-pot' sports car

Jaguar has released a cut price version of the F-Type, but it has a lengthy and expensive options list. Picture: Supplied.

Same shape, but F-Type gains a four-cylinder engine.

Exclusive $400,000 Audi R8 has power of 10

Audi has announced the production of an exclusive, limited edition R8 V10 plus Neuburg Edition specifically developed for the Australian market.

Special edition supercars coming Down Under.

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