$4003 fine for man who lied to get through border

premium_icon $4003 fine for man who lied to get through border

A Sydney man tried to lie his way into Queensland

Former Lismore mayor tied up in ‘very significant dispute’

premium_icon Former Lismore mayor tied up in ‘very significant dispute’

THE dispute arose during the repossession of a Northern Rivers property.

Meet the scientist working on a revolutionary new vaccine

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THE former Casino resident is helping to develop a vaccine that could prevent...


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'Too dark, too deep': Witness said rescuers felt helpless

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A MAN who was at the scene of yesterday’s fatal river crash at South Ballina said rescuers faced an impossible task.

Owner left broken by CEO’s alleged $3.3m plunder

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A man will face trial over allegations he took advantage of a business owner’s ill health to seize control as a self-appointed CEO.

'Concerning': Teen tourist COVID positive after faulty test

premium_icon 'Concerning': Teen tourist COVID positive after faulty test

A Victorian teen visiting a NSW south coast holiday spot tested positive, leading to urgent contract tracing in the region.


Virgin’s return makes Ballina the second busiest airport

premium_icon Virgin’s return makes Ballina the second busiest airport

DESPITE the pandemic, Ballina’s aiport is still busy, and looks set to grow “exponentially”.

Fireys always on call to serve their communities

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IT MIGHT not be peak bushfire season, but RFS crews still have plenty of work to do.

Sad recovery: Teen girl was trapped in car 6m under water

premium_icon Sad recovery: Teen girl was trapped in car 6m under water

SIX people will be considered for bravery awards after they tried to save a girl who drove a car into the river at South Ballina.

CORONAVIRUS

    Lawyer in deal to make nation’s first mask material plant

    premium_icon Lawyer in deal to make nation’s first mask material plant

    Nation’s first plant to make the essential material used in masks

    'How am I supposed to get to Centrelink?'

    'How am I supposed to get to Centrelink?'

    VB lover crashes news interview to share views on border closure

    Three arrested in border crossing attempts

    premium_icon Three arrested in border crossing attempts

    Three men arrested in border cross attempts

    Queensland-NSW border blockage reopened

    Queensland-NSW border blockage reopened

    Border crossing made easier by blockage prematurely reopened

    Major virus breach on Sydney flight

    Major virus breach on Sydney flight

    Passengers flying from Melbourne to Sydney on a Jetstar flight on Tuesday night...

    Scientists’ warning on airborne risk

    Scientists’ warning on airborne risk

    Letter from 239 scientists urges World Health Organisation to change coronavirus...

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    Grandmother’s emotional finish at running event

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    IF THERE’S anything marathon runners have in common, it’s sheer determination.

    Bowls results keep on rolling in

    premium_icon Bowls results keep on rolling in

    WHILE adhering to strict pandemic restrictions, keen lawn bowlers are on the green...

    New-look July Greyhound Carnival set for red-hot opening

    premium_icon New-look July Greyhound Carnival set for red-hot opening

    Despite limited crowds the action is set to be fierce at the Grafton Greyhound...

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      What is reopening in Tenterfield?

      premium_icon What is reopening in Tenterfield?

      WITH restrictions easing, a number of Tenterfield Shire Council-operated facilities...

      Changed traffic conditions at Bolivia Hill

      Changed traffic conditions at Bolivia Hill

      HIGHWAY set for temporary closures while blasting work is carried out.

      ‘Cruel’ timing for Target store closures

      premium_icon ‘Cruel’ timing for Target store closures

      Workers should get jobs at Bunnings or Officeworks, says Lismore MP

      5 things you’ll pay more for under council's proposed budget

      premium_icon 5 things you’ll pay more for under council's proposed budget

      Waste collection and swimming pool entry will be more expensive

      Have your say on water and sewerage plan

      premium_icon Have your say on water and sewerage plan

      TENTERFIELD residents are encouraged to have their say on the council’s draft water...

      Extraordinary meeting to discuss council’s budget

      premium_icon Extraordinary meeting to discuss council’s budget

      RESIDENTS can still have their say, even though they will not be able to attend the...

      Local Business News

        How to lure tourists back to the region

        premium_icon How to lure tourists back to the region

        DESTINATION NSW gives tourism based businesses a boost to encourage people to visit...

        Blow zero, cop a free coffee

        premium_icon Blow zero, cop a free coffee

        NSW Police will hand out free coffees to drivers who blow zero at random breath...

        Businesses forced to place restrictions on visitors

        premium_icon Businesses forced to place restrictions on visitors

        LEFT to manage the risk on their own, Byron Bay businesses have made some difficult...

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          Relative reveals how Trump’s father ‘destroyed’ him

          Relative reveals how Trump’s father ‘destroyed’ him

          Mary Trump’s explosive revelations about Donald Trump

          Kourtney dubs family show ‘toxic’

          Kourtney dubs family show ‘toxic’

          She stepped away from Keeping Up With The Kardashians earlier this year, and...

          Mick Fanning’s fiance makes ‘desperate’ plea

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          Mick Fanning’s pregnant fiance makes desperate plea for help to get her mother to...

          Co-star: ‘I was so scared of Tom Cruise’

          Co-star: ‘I was so scared of Tom Cruise’

          Thandie Newton on Mission Impossible 2 co-star Tom Cruise

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          Tate’s latest $2.7 million purchase

          premium_icon Tate’s latest $2.7 million purchase

          Mayor Tom Tate has bought his 10th home in 22 years.

          Banks push Aussies to start paying mortgages again

          premium_icon Banks push Aussies to start paying mortgages again

          Banks are pushing mortgage customers on repayment holidays to start paying again

          TOP TIPS: How to best renovate an investment property

          premium_icon TOP TIPS: How to best renovate an investment property

          Don’t go over the top with your renovation

          Rudd quits penthouse after buying on Sunshine Coast

          Rudd quits penthouse after buying on Sunshine Coast

          Kevin Rudd and Therese Rein’s penthouse up for grabs

          Jobs

          Jobseekers ignore top job with perks

          premium_icon Jobseekers ignore top job with perks

          Mechanic wanted ad fails to get candidates

          Genius autistic teen hired without saying a word

          premium_icon Genius autistic teen hired without saying a word

          Sydney recruitment firm Xceptional helps autistic people get jobs

          Jobs that Aussies aren’t applying for

          Jobs that Aussies aren’t applying for

          There are still occupations that are struggling to find workers.

          Jobless told to consider career change

          premium_icon Jobless told to consider career change

          New careers sought for COVID jobs casualties in national skills plan

          One of Australia’s toughest jobs revealed

          One of Australia’s toughest jobs revealed

          An immigration lawyer reveals the tough realities of a gruelling job

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          Top tips to have a safe caravan road trip

          premium_icon Top tips to have a safe caravan road trip

          Drivers are reminded to brush up on simple caravan safety tips

          Is the automatic choice the right one?

          Is the automatic choice the right one?

          What are the options when going for your driver’s licence?

          The secret hidden beneath this VW SUV

          The secret hidden beneath this VW SUV

          Volkswagen Touareg review: Premium for the people

          Style is not for everyone ... butt it’s fast!

          Style is not for everyone ... butt it’s fast!

          This BMW X6 automotive love story blends the coupe and SUV families with a...

          Driver, with ice in system, in drug counselling when caught

          premium_icon Driver, with ice in system, in drug counselling when caught

          Jeremiah Carbine drove while affected by drugs

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