Should we be jailing 14 year old children?

Criminologist says age of criminal responsibility should be raised

12 of the best young sports stars on the Northern Rivers

FUTURE STARS: Page MP Kevin Hogan presents nine young Northern Rivers sportsmen and women with certificates and $500 for their achievements.

Remember these faces - they could be famous athletes one day

Would you pay for parking in Brunswick Heads?

Paid parking is being considered for Brunswick Heads

Scheme could generate $900,000 for the council






$4m sale breaks Lennox record

MILLION dollar sale in Lennox Head breaks residential sale records.

Why SCU is supporting marriage equality

The marriage debate is about nothing more or less than whether fellow human beings can be allowed equality, says Bill Hoffman.

"Organisations like ours have responsibility to exercise leadership"

Museum's twenty year wait for lift now over

The Richmond River Historical Society has finally had a win in their fight for a museum elevator.

Historic lift finally realised

150 amazing gardens on show

FLORAL: Lismore Garden Club winners are Dot and Charlie Cox, of East Lismore.

It's spring time in Lismore

Maca Castle welcomes new furry excavator

Manda in her new den at the Macadamia Castle with keeper James Kelly.

Their newest family member was named yesterday

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This weekend's markets list

WHERE to get fresh produce and great coffee from this weekend.

Una grata e bellissima giornata en Lismore

CANTARE: Brisbane entertainer Domenico will provide traditional music for those attending the event.

Piazza in the Park will be held on October 1

Ten fantastic things to do this week

TEAM WORK: Lismore Country Women's Association ready for Second Hand Saturday 2016.

From second hand treasures to Beatles secrets

A decade of Celtic culture on Rhythms of Ireland

SPECTACULAR: The Rhythms of Ireland show has been seen by over two-million people worldwide.

Ireland's most celebrated show is coming to the Northern Rivers

'Financial stress' for firm's former staff as $61m owed

Dalby-based Ostwald Bros announced 260 redundancies last month.

How best to claw back millions owed? That's still to be figured out.

Summerland Credit Union to close two branches

Inside Summerland Credit Union's Lismore branch on Molesworth St.

The two local branches will close next month

NBN's 'lack of reliability' a major issue for businesses

A new survey has revealed almost half of businesses on the Northern Rivers are concerned about the NBN.

"IT IS going to get worse and worse"

Strong cane harvesting season despite flood debris challenges

Cracker start to the 2017 sugar cane season in NSW.

But growers are now hoping for some spring rain

iPhone X: the epic fail of its biggest feature

iPhone X has a Super Retina Display, TrueDepth Camera System, Face ID and A11 Bionic Chip with Neural Engine. Picture: Apple

How do you use this phone without a home button?

All-in-one service station

The Station Grocer, including The Wash Station, will open its doors mid-September under new management.

Local produce, fresh food, barista-made coffee, fuel and a car wash.

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

Olivia Odey - 'injured by a vaccine'

Olivia Odey had to learn how to walk again after suffering a sudden onset of a complex pain syndrome.

Olivia Odey had to learn how to walk again after suffering a sudden onset of a...

Man's body found in water at The Pass

Emergency services at the Pass in Byron Bay where a man's body was found in the water.

A man's body was found in the water at The Pass this morning.

Bob Hawke votes "Yes"

The Same sex marriage postal vote form.

FORMER prime minister Bob Hawke and his wife Blanche d'Alpuget have cast their vote...

Flights grounded at Sydney airport

AN air traffic control system fault has grounded flights in and out of Sydney...

'Refreshing': New Ipswich beer flowing ahead of hot weekend

Ipswich brewery whips up Lime Lager in time for scorcher weekend

What happened when I went bra-free for a week

Author Charlotte Willis, catching the wind.

There's nothing quite like the feeling of going without a bra

Millennial men prefer smaller breasts, says Pornhub data

 “Back in our day, we were grateful for anything above a B-cup goddamnit.”

Do you know what else Millennials have killed? They've killed boobs

WATCH: Shocking video every parent needs to see

Zander and Levi Cunningham show how easy it is to get into their pool area.

Young Mackay brothers beat backyard pool fence

Woman outraged by dog in cage on top of car

THE RIGHT THING TO DO? A dog was spotted in a crate secured to the roof of a car travelling between Maryborough and Gin Gin on the weekend.

The pet owner's actions were not illegal

COMPARISION TEST: Mazda2 v Toyota Yaris v Suzuki Swift

We put the Suzuki Swift, Mazda2 and Toyota Yaris to the test.

Joshua Dowling tests three small cars to find the best performer.

Newborn whale euthanised after volunteers battle to save it

A humpback whale calf has been euthanised, after attempts to rescue the animal, from Dundowran beach, was proved to be futile.

There were signs the whale had been unwell.

Pete Evans’ bizarre naked horse photos

CONTROVERSIAL celebrity chef Pete Evans says he was “entirely in the present” after posting bizarre naked horse snaps on his farm with wife Nicola Robinson.

Gogglebox gets new cast members

Gogglebox's new trio — Jad, Sarah Marie and Matty.

Three new cast members to add a “Middle-Eastern flavour”.

Oils fight for Great Barrier Reef

Peter Garrett, from Midnight OIl.

Midnight Oil has announced a concert highlighting damage to the reef

'What a rip-off': Price hike leaves Cowboys fans grounded

Jetstar is one of the airlines that have hiked prices up to Sydney next weekend.

Many Cowboys fans won't be seeing the grand finals next weekend.

Pre-approved $8.5 million Ipswich development site sold

GONE: A significant residential development site at Augustine Heights has sold for more than $8.5 million.

Six ha development site sold for more than $8.5 million

The simple mortgage fix that could save you thousands

Avoid interest-only loans or pay the price

No kitchen, no bathroom and $1 million price tag

70 Grantham St, Brunswick West, might look charming from the outside, but just wait until you venture in. Source:Supplied

Unlivable home still carries a $950,000 price tag

Illustrious Coast restaurant site on the market for $11m

Sails Restaurant in Noosa is selling for $11 million.

Restaurant with prime waterfront site selling for $11 million

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

Dream crushed as 'no one wants to hire a foreigner'

Suzan Aliny.. "My children are very sad to leave their school already."

Skilled migrant speaks out about employment difficulties

$200,000 job goes begging, snapped up by foreign workers

Shotcreter Chris McKervey lines tunnels with concrete spray and gets paid upwards of $200K a year.

A lack of local workers means top-paying jobs are going begging

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The new VW Golf R which doubles as a family wagon

VW Golf R wagon (2017-2018 model shown). Picture: Supplied.

This VW Golf will get the grocery run done is warp speed.

Kia Stinger road test: Is beauty deeper than the metal?

The Kia Stinger will arrive in Australian showrooms from October 1.

We're going to the race track in a Kia. Yep, it's no joke.

Object of desire: 2018 Kia Stinger launched

The mid-range Kia Stinger Si will officially reach showrooms on October 1.

First drive of this year's most anticipated car.

Vic police replace Commodores and Falcons with BMWs

How the Victoria Police BMW 530d highway patrol sedan could look.

Europeans set to replace V8 pursuit cars.

Kia reveals another excitement machine with Proceed concept

With the Stinger fastback sedan about to be launched in Australia, Kia has revealed the Proceed Concept.

Kia releases another showstopper in Frankfurt.

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