VIDEO: handshake plea over highway upgrade

Meerschaum Vale Hall residents meet with Pacific Highway upgrade planners on Saturday.

Residents left fuming as four lane highway upgrade cuts through.

GALLERY: Surfers evacuated after 2.5m bull shark spotted

SHARK INFESTED WATERS: DPI keeping track of sharks in our rivers and beaches, including a 2.5m metre bull shark reported at Ballina on Sunday. PHOTO: @nswsharkshark

Dept of Primary Industries has alerted Ballina beach authorities

Found: do you own these roads?

Rappville Pub.

A red tape error from more than 100 years ago has created mystery






He served his country but died a lonely death

ONE of the saddest stories Tales from the Grave has uncovered is that of Walter Derrett

Bridge abutment slip causes lane closure

The lane closed sign on Fitzroy Street, Grafton. Photo: Jojo Newby / The Daily Examiner

Engineers to inspect bridge

New Bishop to lead church through dark times: Archbishop

The Archbishop places the open Book of the Gospels upon the head of the Bishop-elect, where it is held by two deacons until the end of the Prayer of Ordination.

Gregory Homeming ordained in Lismore

People power harnessed to fight litter bugs

Rubbish at Evans Head

Social media campaign to keep beaches, bushland beautiful

Firing up the barbie to support volunteers

Kyogle RFS are looking forward to using their new gas barbecue which will allow them to cater at incidents, celebrate brigade milestones and at open days.

A NEW barbecue and gas bottle for the RFS Kyogle

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Reece Smith, Ernie Angelosanto and Shayne Smith will compete for the top of the leaderboard at this weekend's Jodie's Inspiration Golf Day.

Are you looking to get out and about over the next two days?

Teeing off to support Jodie's Inspiration

Reece Smith, Ernie Angelosanto and Shayne Smith will compete for the top of the leaderboard at this weekend's Jodie's Inspiration Golf Day.

Vie for the top of the leaderboard, if you dare

Anzac Cup kicks off the new season for soccer

READY TO GO: Greg McMahon of Tursa and Richmond Rovers coach Todd Jones with the Anzac Cup men's premier trophy this week. The competition will kick off tonight.

THE Anzac Cup soccer competition is in it's 68th year

Netball champion to have breakfast in Lismore

Liz Ellis will be in Lismore for a breakfast event.

Business owners are invited tobreakfast event with Liz Ellis

It's official: Petrol price rip-off worst in years

Australia is facing some of its highest petrol prices.

Brisbane retail prices the highest of the large five cities

Proposed $21 million airpark in holding pattern

A front view of the proposed new aviation museum at Evans Head.

Late businessman's dream on hold ... for now

Casino cattle report: Yarding down, cheaper prices

The yarding was down 840 on the previous week

Krystal clear dispute over parking for adult store owner

KRYSTAL CLEAR: Owner of Krystal Adult Store Stephen Keen with the van and signage in question.

Van owner claims bullying tactics by council

Northern Rivers sharks

SHARK INFESTED WATERS: DPI keeping track of sharks in our rivers and beaches, including a 2.5m metre bull shark reported at Ballina on Sunday.

SHARK INFESTED WATERS: DPI keeping track of sharks in our rivers and beaches...

Nimbin drug bust

Nimbin drug bust

Nimbin drug bust

Green Day's American Idiot The Musical

Chris Cheney of The Living End stars in the Australian production of Green Days musical American Idiot at Brisbane's QPAC Theatre.

Two of Australia's biggest music legends, Chris Cheney of The Living End and Phil...

2017 Toyota C-HR

2017 Toyota C-HR

Toyota's all-new C-HR small SUV

New bishop

The sixth Bishop of Lismore, Gregory Homeming.

The sixth Bishop of Lismore, Gregory Homeming.

TENSE MOMENT

Meerschaum Vale resident asks project general manager Robert Higgins for a...

SURF'S UP

Sustainable Surf Org programs manager Brett Giddings talks about eco-certification...

Australia Post CEO to quit

Ahmed Fahour.

Ahmed Fahour is stepping down from his $5.6 million-a-year role

Check out these food and wine festivals in 2017

Calling all foodies to regional feasts in Queensland and New South Wales

Jade vine gives garden tropical touch

The jade  vine is native to the Philippines but grows well in Australia.

It's worth hunting around for the jade vine and cardinal creeper

Get cracking for brekky with egg recipe

Stovetop breakfast quinoa, salmon and egg tart.

Versatile salmon and quinoa a wonderful way to start day

Sumptuous salad inspired by Ottolenghi

Cauliflower Salad with hazelnuts and pomegranate.

Pair pomegranate with cauliflower for something a little different

Picturesque Basel hosts exhibitions by three famous names

Mittlere bridge over the Rhine River at sunset in Basel, Switzerland.

Pretty city to host wonderful artwork

Seppeltsfield rebirth keeps rich family tradition alive

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Seppeltsfield in the Barossa is Australia's beating wine heart.

Un-American tale makes Lion weakest link in Oscars line-up

PSYCHOLOGY researchers find US films and actors most likely to win accolades at the Oscars.

Can rightful winner Midnight take out golden Gosling in Oscars?

Can Lion pip La La Land at the post in this year's Oscars? Sunny Pawar (pictured) helped bring a powerful film to the big screen.

WILL Aussie film Lion triumph or will popular La La Land prevail?

Living End, Grinspoon stars hit stage for American Idiot

Chris Cheney of The Living End stars in the Australian production of Green Days musical American Idiot at Brisbane's QPAC Theatre.

TAKE a look behind the scenes of Green Day's American Idiot musical

The trick homeowners are using to buy more properties

Chantelle Subritzky leaves her home each week for Airbnb guests.

Queenslanders are going down this path to help pay their mortgages

Stunning home blends South Pacific beauty with Orient style

Immaculate residence with two outdoor living areas

$140k damage: landlord says property trashed, contaminated

He had what he calls "the tenants from hell"

Submarine, buses and 3000 tyres removed in $100K clean up

The list of things removed from this property is beyond astonishing

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Business 'blown away' after 140 people apply for one job

A total 140 people applied for a casual receptionist position at Harrup Park.

Jobseekers up against the odds for some positions

No time to respond to job applicants? Google CEO does.

Girl, 7, delighted to get personal response from Google boss

South dominates manufacturing grants applications

State Development Minister Anthony Lynham praised Maryborough's Downer Rail.

Most manufacturing grants applications from southern Queensland

New Rocky mine plans revealed, up to 500 workers needed

JOBS, JOBS, JOBS: A mine that will eventually have the capacity to employ 500 workers is opening in CQ.

BOSS OF yet-to-be-built coal mine will hire CQ workers.

'Please, for god's sake give me a job': An old man's plea

James Lindley has finished his 6th university degree and is now looking for a new project to keep him occupied.

WATCH: 77-year-old opens up about a life with no purpose

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Game changer: Toyota C-HR small SUV road test and review

EDGY: The C-HR has been launched priced from $26,990, Toyota revealing a new style direction for its late but eagerly awaited entry to the crucial small SUV segment.

Toyota smashes the small SUV segment in style

Mercedes-Benz's premium ute hits Australian shores

PREMIUM CHOICE: Mercedes' striking new 4x4 double cab ute, due to go on sale here in 2018, does some Australian off-road testing before hitting our showrooms.

All-new Mercedes 4WD double-cab will go on sale next year

Toyota's new small SUV C-HR arrives priced from $26,990

NEW DIRECTION: 2WD manual version of the all-new C-HR small SUV can be had for $26,990 before on-roads, with an auto version from $28,990

Small SUV a style breakthrough for Toyota

All-new Range Rover Velar SUV confirmed

PHOTO TEASE: New Velar will be the fourth Range Rover SUV in the line-up, slotting in between the Evoque and Sport models and should cost around $75,000.

Fourth Range Rover SUV to be officially shown on March 1

Mazda recalls yet another vehicle...

The Mazda BT-50, sold between October 21, 2011, and December 3, 2012, are being recalled.

The Mazda BT-50 has now been recalled.

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