Community News

Mon 13 Aug 2018

Campaign launched to help pay for man's funeral

Campaign launched to help pay for man's funeral

THE My Cause fundraiser was initially launched to fund the local search for Mr Roadley, but is now raising money for the family to assist with funeral costs.

Motor rally, mountain bike trails on the agenda at Kyogle

premium_icon Motor rally, mountain bike trails on the agenda at Kyogle

A FEW big decisions will be made at the council meeting on Monday night.

Sun 12 Aug 2018

Bridge to breakwall walk for Biala

premium_icon Bridge to breakwall walk for Biala

Before the walk the crowd was warmed up with some zumba exercises and a few rounds of belly laughs.

Fields of fire ignite senses

premium_icon Fields of fire ignite senses

'Considering the number of fires that we light each year right next to very flammable crops we have very few problems'

Sat 11 Aug 2018

Chopper sets $50k goal for Rescue Day

premium_icon Chopper sets $50k goal for Rescue Day

"THEY were there when I needed them so now I want to help in any way I can”.

Fri 10 Aug 2018

Sweet move for business with a conscience

premium_icon Sweet move for business with a conscience

BUSINESS joins global movement to find a balance between purpose and profit.

Tragedy strikes dad while on dream holiday

Tragedy strikes dad while on dream holiday

JUST a few weeks ago Peter Collings and his partner embarked on an incredible adventure in their caravan. But now he's in a critical condition in hospital.

Thu 9 Aug 2018

Meet the kids donating their pocket money to farmers

premium_icon Meet the kids donating their pocket money to farmers

THE children, aged 6 and 4, have even been asking their mum for extra jobs so they can send more money to people in drought-stricken areas.

Calves sell for $5 a head at Casino as drought hits home

premium_icon Calves sell for $5 a head at Casino as drought hits home

CALVES selling for $5 a head at Casino and milk production takes a dive as 100 per cent of the state is now officially in drought.

VALLEY IN DROUGHT: Farms fight frost, high cost

premium_icon VALLEY IN DROUGHT: Farms fight frost, high cost

100 per cent of the state officially drought declared, with feed costs rising as supply falls and demand increases

Wed 8 Aug 2018

Meet the accountant who is also a holistic healer

premium_icon Meet the accountant who is also a holistic healer

"IF YOU are confident in yourself and know you get results and persevere, anything is possible. I am now living my dreams.”

Mon 6 Aug 2018

Dad's desperate search for home is over

premium_icon Dad's desperate search for home is over

A STRUGGLING single father has been given a well-timed break after failing to secure a rental property for more than a year.

Sun 5 Aug 2018

Why caravan park needed an upgrade

premium_icon Why caravan park needed an upgrade

HOW the plan hopes to improve the holiday park.

Sat 4 Aug 2018

Be brave and innovative for our youth

Be brave and innovative for our youth

'We can't keep doing the same thing and expect different outcomes, we have to be brave, innovative and we've got to have the courage to try something different'

Stunning painting makes a point, wins art prize

premium_icon Stunning painting makes a point, wins art prize

"IT WAS a stand out, and won for its statement, because works of art should say something.”

Fri 3 Aug 2018

Vet nurse facing challenge to fight spread of rabies

premium_icon Vet nurse facing challenge to fight spread of rabies

NURSE to set out and vaccinate against the rabies pandemic, which kills an Indian every hour.

Does the Kyogle mayor like the giant bush turkey?

premium_icon Does the Kyogle mayor like the giant bush turkey?

"HOW many people have a vision, deliver on their vision and put their own money into it? That doesn't happen very often, does it?”

'Meteor'-sized pothole took out 10 cars in one weekend

premium_icon 'Meteor'-sized pothole took out 10 cars in one weekend

"I THOUGHT I ripped the front end clean off the car. It was a solid straight wall (in the pothole).”

Thu 2 Aug 2018

Kick the clutter

Kick the clutter

"Its a great way to start the de-clutter process and put your plan of attack in place.”

All the cat photos you could ever want

All the cat photos you could ever want

READERS bombarded us with their cat photos.

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