Windara raises $2000 at expo

Stacey Maslen of Freelance Photography

CASINO'S Windara organisation, which provides supported employment for people with disabilities, has raised close to $2000 at the Wedding and Events Expo.

The expo, which was supported by The Northern Star and the Richmond River Express Examiner, was attended by more than 350 people and 27 exhibitors, ranging from dress designers to cake makers to antique cars available for hire on someone's big day.

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Missing swimmer on north coast, search underway

HAZARDOUS SURF: Surf lifesavers are pleading with the public to stay out of the water this weekend after one of the biggest rescue days occurred on Saturday and swimmer is still missing on the north coast.

Hazardous surf warning and one swimmer missing

Ute and truck smash on highway

CRASH RESCUE: At 2am on Sunday the Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter was called out to a crash involving a ute colliding with a truck on the Pacific motorway near Brunswick Heads.

Pacific Highway blocked after ute and truck smash

Ferry return to service delayed

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Service will not resume as expected

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