Road spikes end dangerous police chase on Pacific Highway

Highway patrol arrested a man after a 30 minute pursuit near Ballina.

Drunk driver leads police on 30-minute chase

New barrier '100% successful' in shark infested waters

Lighthouse Beach, Ballina, where a spate of serious shark attacks occured in 2015.

Could this be the best shark deterrent yet?

Woman strangled, robbed while watching busker

A 46-year-old man will face court on Monday over a Lismore CBD robbery.

She was watching a busker when the man grabbed her by the throat

Lismore flood recovery efforts win NSW Resilience Awards

TWO Lismore groups were recognised for outstanding work at the 2017 NSW Get Ready Community Award and the Resilient Australia Awards.

1000 responses to flood survey: Have you filled it out?

Isaac Smith and James Bennett-Levy at the launch of the 'After the Flood' survey at Lismore Quadrangle on Wednesday September 27.

Aim is to get "full picture" of flood impact across Northern Rivers

How you can help flood homeless get back on their feet

Jeremy Marsh with his son Cooper at their temporary accomodation in Goonellabah after being rendered without accomodation due to the flood.

"We had to sleep wherever we could knowing we had lost everything”

60 new volunteers sign up with Lismore SES after flood

Acting deputy region controller for the Richmond/Tweed SES Chad Ellis and Lismore City SES local controller Melinda Mapstone are heartened to welcome new recruits to the organisation.

Members say the call for help has been overwhelming

SES morale low, volunteers quit after flood criticism

The SES Commissioner is concerned about the morale of Lismore volunteers.

Boss of the SES worried about "undeserved negative sentiment”

FIRST LOOK: 'Thumbs up' for club's revamp after flood

Lismore Workers Club rebuilding after the devastating floods in March 2017

Grand reopening after six months of intense repair work

Kyogle throws its hat in the ring for $37m food hub

WHILE Bangalow residents fight against the controversial proposal, other councils are laying out the red carpet.

New guide for arts, vintage and retro fans

Tourism Services Coordinator Andrew Walker with the 2017 Arts, Vintage & Retro Guide.

All the must-see spots in one easy guide

SNEAK PEEK: Inside Team D-Max stunt car at Lismore Show

Isuzu Team D-Max performing at the North Coast National at the Lismore Showgrounds.

Adrenaline junkies in awe of driving spectacular

Superdeafy on screen this weekend

American actor John Maucere as Superdeafy in the film No Ordinary Hero : The Super Deafy Story.

Enjoy this film in Ballina with your hearing impaired friends

$33,000 grants put more bounce into community

Tabulam basketball stadium will get an upgrade.

Tabulam Basketball Stadium to get a major facelift

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Ross Wilson brings his Cool World

EAGLE Rock man lands in Lismore next month.

A whole new world for Hiba in Aladdin

DREAM COME TRUE: Hiba Elchikhe plays Princess Jasmine in Disney's Aladdin The Musical.

Award-winning Disney musical Aladdin set to premiere at QPAC

Life lessons come as songs for Country star

RISING STAR: Country music singer Travis Collins.

Travis Collins brings his new album, Hard Light, to Ballina

Hey! Twist and Shout with Lady Beatle

ABOVE: Artist Naomi Price in Lady Beatle, a show featuring music from hit UK band The Beatles.

Naomi Price brings her new music show to NORPA

G'bah has 13,000 people but only 3 cafes

Are there enough cafes in Goonellabah?

Are there enough coffee shops in Goonellabah?

PENSION CRISIS: Businesses urged to hire older workers

OLDER WORKERS: A new report from the Regional Australia Institute revealed discrimination against older works aged 55-64 will slow economic growth and put enormous strains on the taxpayer.

Senior workers can help boost regional growth

New 'street food' shop opens its doors in Lismore CBD

The Dirty Wilson is now open in Lismore.

Flood "wiped away" dreams, but they still wanted to do something

Doubts raised over plans for paid parking at Bruns

NOT HAPPY: Eiko Koisumy from U-Cafe with copies of the petition containing more than 3500 signatures.

Council survey results "likely to be invalid”: Chamber of Commerce

Spectacular photo of Migaloo beats 10,000 entries in comp

Award-winning professional photographer Craig Parry has claimed glory again after his 2016 photo of white humpback whale Migaloo beat 10,000 entries to win the Underwater World category of Russias prestigious Golden Turtle awards.

North Coast photographer wins prestigious international award

G'bah cafe remains closed despite promises to reopen

INCOGNITO: Goonellabah's Café Cognito mysterious closed its doors several days ago.

The doors are still closed and caffeine addicts are in despair

Want Falls tickets? Be prepared to fork out big bucks

TICKETS that are normally worth about $300 are selling online 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

OPINION: Who is who at Falls Festival 2017

NOVELTY: Brisbane pop band Confidence Man performing at Splendour in the Grass 2017.

Our guide to the festival's kooky mix of hits and beats

REVEALED: Liam Gallagher is coming to Falls Festival

English musician, singer, and songwriter, former lead singer of the rock band Oasis, Liam Gallagher performs during his concert at National Olympic Sports Center in Beijing, China, 10 August 2017.

He revealed the news ahead of the official line up announcement

Lismore Show Day 1 Photos

Lismore SES volunteers Jason Balderi, Darren Bird,  Kara Pendergast, Cheyne Paul, Rochelle Johnson, Karina Essex, and Lacy Loloa meeting people and explaining what is involved in be part of the vital part of the community.

The Lismore Show is well underway with a number of activities on the go as the...

Lismore Show Day 1 Photos

Lismore SES volunteers Jason Balderi, Darren Bird,  Kara Pendergast, Cheyne Paul, Rochelle Johnson, Karina Essex, and Lacy Loloa meeting people and explaining what is involved in be part of the vital part of the community.

The Lismore Show is well underway with a number of activities on the go as the...

Women pictured during orgasm: ‘The O Project’

‘The O Project’ by photographer Marcus Alberti captures women’s expressions before...

Food at the Lismore Show

What are punters buying at the Lismore Show.

Local man talks about breast cancer reality

Mr Moss first realised something was amiss when he felt pain after lifting a heavy...

Jodie's Inspiration donates two machines

The charity has donated two Paxman Cold Caps to the North Coast Cancer Institute –...

Volvo's new Polestar offshoot blazing electric trail

Volvo reveals steps towards premium electric-vehicle company with the Polestar 1.

Return of Honda Type R shows poise and punch

The Honda Civic Type R has returned.

The prized Honda Type R has made a triumphant return.

Does your home town feature in winning travel video?

Weather at Maroochydore Beach at 9.30am.

Alexandra Franco wins people's choice award called Queensland.

Mum tells how she lost six dress sizes

TRANSFORMATION: Jacinta Dickenson dropped six dress sizes in 18 months.

In just 18 months, Jacinta Dickenson turned her life around.

How Toowoomba blogger made $400 in two days

Toowoomba blogger Bindy Scott with husband Trent and their children LuLu and Tommy.

Documenting her everyday life as a wife and mother

Migaloo vs 'Spinesy': Which do you love the most?

Migaloo and 'Spinesy' the Echidna

Which beautiful creature won the hearts of Australia?

You do know you’re dead after you die

Several studies have recorded brain activity after a person has died

One of life's big questions: What happens when I die?

Lisa’s first public appearance since Nine split

LISA Wilkinson made her first public appearance fittingly hosting a champagne tasting today, and she slipped a few wry comments into her speech.

Coast singer cracks top 10 with debut effort

Coast singer/songwriter Jason Daniels has released a four-song EP and plans to tour in early 2018.

Musician looking forward to taking his songs on the road

The Irwins are coming back to the smallscreen

Robert, Terri and Bindi Irwin have signed a deal with Animal Planet. Picture: Instagram

Terri, Bindi and Bob Irwin sign major TV deal with Animal Planet

New housing estate guarantees coast, hinterland views

Upcoming housing estate, Banyan Hill promises to offer elevated coastal and hinterland views of the Ballina Shire.

'Every single house and every dwelling gets to enjoy the views'

Going long-term in property? Women invest the best

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Investing in property? Trust a woman

Got a spare $6m .... have we got a deal for you

Unique real estate opportunity in Byron Bay.

"It's almost impossible to get something like this near the CBD.”

Open space re-zoned for future housing development

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Developer wins approval for re-zoning of open space

What school leavers must do to land a job

School leavers who want a job next year must start preparing now.

School is ending - here is how to become workforce ready

Which state has the highest salary?

Mining, resources and energy workers are some of the best paid in Australia

Which state has the highest salary?

The top 20 jobs that are most in demand in Australia

There are plenty of jobs for pizza cooks in Australia.

Finding a job depends greatly on where you're looking for one

Report indicates strong growth for construction industry

INCREASE: The construction industry is predicted to see escalated demand in future decades.

CONSTRUCTION in Queensland and NSW will continue to increase.

How to nail that job interview

Congratulations on landing a job interview - now it is time to nail it.

Impress with some simple preparation

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Last Australian car to be built today

The 2017 Holden Commodore on the production line in Elizabeth. Photo: Joshua Dowling.

Ford, Toyota and Holden shut their factories today

The secret plan that could have saved Holden revealed

This concept car wasn't just for show. Holden explored the possibility of building a smaller Torana and large SUV off the same "platform” as the Commodore.

All options considered ahead of closure.

Recall on leading electric car maker's new vehicle

The 2017 Tesla Model X.

Tesla has recalled some of its Model X variants.

Latest Lexus NX marks time

The updated Lexus NX has just been released.

Minor tweaks for 2018 model Lexus NX SUV.

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