August 2018

Published a story 21st Aug 2018 1:48 PM

A FORMER cafe owner from Alstonville will face the District Court after he sent sexually explicit material to a 14-year-old via Skype.

Alstonville child groomer to face sentencing

A FORMER cafe owner from Alstonville will face the District Court after he sent sexually explicit material to a 14-year-old via Skype.

Published a story 21st Aug 2018 10:29 AM

A MASSIVE election campaign looms in Ballina with The Nats and The Greens going head to head. Both parties will throw everything at this - who will prevail?

Battle for Ballina: Can the Nationals get it back?

A MASSIVE election campaign looms in Ballina with The Nats and The Greens going head to head. Both parties will throw everything at this - who will prevail?

Published a story 20th Aug 2018 5:50 PM

PICTURES: plans are in place to recommission an old Northern Rivers hydro-electric power station which hasn't operated since the mid-1960s.

Inside the century old hydro plant which could power a town

PICTURES: plans are in place to recommission an old Northern Rivers hydro-electric power station which hasn't operated since the mid-1960s.

Published a story 19th Aug 2018 1:11 PM

PHOTO GALLERY: Burnt out fire truck

"There is a fair bit of damage... when you started adding the costs up, it's going to be expensive.”

Published a story 17th Aug 2018 5:31 PM

MEANWHILE, a liquidator for the company has estimated former employees are owed more than $1 million, although the Federal Government will cover the cost.

Up to 'eight' potential buyers eye off Kimberley Kampers

MEANWHILE, a liquidator for the company has estimated former employees are owed more than $1 million, although the Federal Government will cover the cost.

Published a story 17th Aug 2018 5:30 PM

WORKING out the best way of protecting Lismore from the next disaster flood is proving a diabolical exercise.

Will mega channel to flood proof Lismore actually work?

WORKING out the best way of protecting Lismore from the next disaster flood is proving a diabolical exercise.

Published a story 17th Aug 2018 12:24 PM

"SHE was scared that if she moved she’d fall down the cliff face into the water".

Woman plucked from crumbling cliff by volunteers

"SHE was scared that if she moved she’d fall down the cliff face into the water".

Published a story 16th Aug 2018 5:49 PM

THE power imbalance in the dairy industry is driving farmers to the wall, says the Kyogle farmer behind a viral appeal for justice.

Fed-up dairy farmer predicts demise of Aussie milk

THE power imbalance in the dairy industry is driving farmers to the wall, says the Kyogle farmer behind a viral appeal for justice.

Published a story 16th Aug 2018 11:17 AM

HE WORKS a crazy 14 to 18 hours a day, seven days a week - and he barely makes enough to put food on the table.

He works 18 hours a day, but earned only $700 last month

HE WORKS a crazy 14 to 18 hours a day, seven days a week - and he barely makes enough to put food on the table.

Published a story 16th Aug 2018 7:32 AM

A LONGTIME Lismore businessman spoken up about the impact of sky high business rates on the town.

Why this businessman is disgusted by rate debate

A LONGTIME Lismore businessman spoken up about the impact of sky high business rates on the town.

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