Community News

Wed 17 Oct 2018

Nude beach decision: Council set to vote

premium_icon Nude beach decision: Council set to vote

A RECOMENDATION by staff suggest council revoke its "Clothes Optional Declaration” within the Tyagarah Reserve.

Scavengers run amok at Vinnies

Scavengers run amok at Vinnies

PROPERTY owners call to get rid of charity bins.

Lions' barbie trailer back in action after fire

Lions' barbie trailer back in action after fire

THE East Ballina Lions Club's barbecue trailer was badly damaged when a fire destroyed the club's storage shed.

Lismore showgirl winners are rural role models

premium_icon Lismore showgirl winners are rural role models

THE 56th North Coast National showgirl winners have been sashed.

Mon 15 Oct 2018

Pimlico's legendary collector remembered

premium_icon Pimlico's legendary collector remembered

"But his most treasured item he collected in his life was definitely me."

Lismore octogenarians in surprise birthday bash

premium_icon Lismore octogenarians in surprise birthday bash

RON and Glenva Blok hailed as "wonderful, selfless” people.

Sat 13 Oct 2018

Meet the NSW filmmaker whose movie is up for an Oscar

premium_icon Meet the NSW filmmaker whose movie is up for an Oscar

CLOAK and dagger: "You're driving along and spies have been following you in a car... there were spies hiding in a bush across from the safe house."

Get your sauerkraut brewing for the show

Get your sauerkraut brewing for the show

NEWEST section of North Coast National needs entries.

Why this North Coast hairdresser is needed on a medical ship

premium_icon Why this North Coast hairdresser is needed on a medical ship

"AT FIRST I thought, 'how important is a haircut in the scale of things when there people have tumours or burns?'."

Fri 12 Oct 2018

Business under scrutiny: 'Have you run off with my money?'

premium_icon Business under scrutiny: 'Have you run off with my money?'

AN ONLINE business based on the Northern Rivers is under fire from shoppers for allegedly scamming multiple people.

Thu 11 Oct 2018

Peaches ripe for festival

premium_icon Peaches ripe for festival

GOING to a peach festival may not have been on your bucket list, but it should be.

Northern Rivers magic: 13 fantastic photos

Northern Rivers magic: 13 fantastic photos

SUNSETS, rainbows and the magic of nature were the subjects of this week's submissions to our Facebook Photo of the Week competition.

Wed 10 Oct 2018

Lismore Helping Hands to use grant for community events

Lismore Helping Hands to use grant for community events

LISMORE will see several community events in 2019 thanks to Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal (FRRR) 'Restore-Repair-Renew' grant.

Tue 9 Oct 2018

Man does a runner on 100km taxi fare

Man does a runner on 100km taxi fare

THE man clocked up a $250 fare, but fled before paying.

Family build a home for mum in the backyard

premium_icon Family build a home for mum in the backyard

"IT'S nice to have something you can feel you can walk into and relax. Barry's done that for me.”

Mon 8 Oct 2018

Shows, coming to a town near you

premium_icon Shows, coming to a town near you

A LIST of agricultural shows on the Northern Rivers.

49 things to do during the school holidays

premium_icon 49 things to do during the school holidays

THERE'S sure to be something on this list to keep the kids busy.

Student battles 4000 others for 'trip of a lifetime'

Student battles 4000 others for 'trip of a lifetime'

THE local university student has dedicated her spare time to conservation, and now needs your help.

Sun 7 Oct 2018

13 sublime images from around the region

13 sublime images from around the region

CHECK out the fantastic photos taken by our readers.

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