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Sun 22 Jul 2018

Newest and longest crossing on highway upgrade almost ready

Newest and longest crossing on highway upgrade almost ready

THE installation of the final girder means the new crossing of the Clarence River at Harwood is 90 per cent complete.

'It could be the difference between life or death'

'It could be the difference between life or death'

LOCAL sporting clubs can apply for grants to help pay for this life-saving technology.

How this school-leaver scored a permanent job with council

How this school-leaver scored a permanent job with council

THE 18-year-old's internship has turned into the start of a new career, which he said was a "great opportunity”.

Sat 21 Jul 2018

Splendour Day 2: Millennial music dissected

Splendour Day 2: Millennial music dissected

WHAT is Millennial Music? How good is it? All your questions will be answered here.

PHOTOS : Splendour in the Grass Day 2

premium_icon PHOTOS : Splendour in the Grass Day 2

Powerful performances keep away the cold on second day of event.

The top fashion trends of Splendour in the Grass 2018

The top fashion trends of Splendour in the Grass 2018

RETRO revival, glittering mermaids and bums on show – nothing is off limits when it comes to this year’s festival attire.

At Splendour, Shark has her finest hour

At Splendour, Shark has her finest hour

Gold Coast pop star Amy Shark's Splendour in the Grass set was one to remember.

Controlled blasts and road work to disrupt highway traffic

Controlled blasts and road work to disrupt highway traffic

CHANGED traffic conditions continue next week on the Pacific Highway to progress the Woolgoolga to Ballina upgrade.

Thongs, tunes and portaloos: Ben & Liam's guide to Splendour

Thongs, tunes and portaloos: Ben & Liam's guide to Splendour

TRIPLE J hosts talk about their sophomore Splendour outing, including the exclusive party within the party and the time Liam got kicked out of the Parklands.

Holy Smoke!

Holy Smoke!

A LOW intensity burn near the airport created high anxiety among some of the residents of Lismore today

Police praise well-behaved Splendour crowds

Police praise well-behaved Splendour crowds

Police at Splendour in the Grass have welcomed the good behaviour of the 35,000-strong crowds

Series launch puts North Coast teen in the spotlight

Series launch puts North Coast teen in the spotlight

It's a story born out of tragedy, but a new series launched at Splendour in the Grass has offered a rare opportunity for young actors

School obesity test a weighty issue

premium_icon School obesity test a weighty issue

EVERY Australian child’s height and weight would be recorded in primary school unless parents chose to “opt out” under a drastic proposal to tackle obesity.

Lorde reigns supreme on first night of Splendour

Lorde reigns supreme on first night of Splendour

NOT even a wardrobe malfunction could derail the Kiwi singer's return to the festival as a proper headliner five years after she replaced Frank Ocean.

DAY 1: Highway to Splendour with Murray Wiggle

DAY 1: Highway to Splendour with Murray Wiggle

IN festival fashion and trends, glitter is out, felt hats are out too, but everything 1990s-related is totally in.

90% COMPLETE: Highway's biggest bridge ahead of schedule

90% COMPLETE: Highway's biggest bridge ahead of schedule

THE last of 144 girders put in place as the biggest bridge of the Woolgoolga to Ballina Pacific Highway Upgrade hits 90% completion.

What we know so far about Casino cannabis facility

premium_icon What we know so far about Casino cannabis facility

What, where and when will we see the Casino cannabis greenhouse? Well, the first seed could be planted within a matter of months.

Chopping tree down is the 'only realistic option': Council

premium_icon Chopping tree down is the 'only realistic option': Council

A 200-YEAR-OLD fig tree is set to be removed after cultural heritage claims were dismissed.

'Shocked to the core': Missing handbag returned untouched

premium_icon 'Shocked to the core': Missing handbag returned untouched

MELISSA Loveday left her handbag in a shopping trolley and drove back home. By the time she realised it was missing, she thought it would be long gone.

Vital chopper support extended

premium_icon Vital chopper support extended

HELICOPTER partnership one of the longest community partnerships in Australia.

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