Pro-vaccination group wins award for promoting reason

THE Northern Rivers Vaccination Supporters has won the Thornett Award for the Promotion of Reason.

It was presented at the Australian Skeptics National Convention.

The organisation says it will use the prizemoney to "help get our message out there to the residents of the Northern Rivers".



'Disturbing ordeal': Uni boss thanks police after lockdown

premium_icon 'Disturbing ordeal': Uni boss thanks police after lockdown

Specialist police were called in during four-hour lockdown

Frightening phone call that triggered 4-hour lockdown at uni

premium_icon Frightening phone call that triggered 4-hour lockdown at uni

Lockdown started with threatening phone call to Casino police

REVEALED: Fastest-growing schools on the Northern Rivers

premium_icon REVEALED: Fastest-growing schools on the Northern Rivers

One school has seen a 97 per cent increase in enrolment numbers