February 2017

Published a story 24th Feb 2017 6:50 PM

COUNCILLORS on the Northern Rivers have been embroiled in an unusual lost-and-found mystery that began at the pub.

Found: do you own these roads?

COUNCILLORS on the Northern Rivers have been embroiled in an unusual lost-and-found mystery that began at the pub.

Published a story 10th Feb 2017 4:58 PM

ONE third of the way through the North Coast shark net trial, 40% of animals caught have died but no one has been bitten by a shark - should nets stay or go?

Shark nets: wait and see or "haul 'em up”?

ONE third of the way through the North Coast shark net trial, 40% of animals caught have died but no one has been bitten by a shark - should nets stay or go?

Published a story 9th Feb 2017 10:40 AM

POOR forecasted weather has stopped DPI contractors from checking North Coast shark nets more than once daily

DPI criticised by both sides of the shark net debate

POOR forecasted weather has stopped DPI contractors from checking North Coast shark nets more than once daily

Published a story 8th Feb 2017 6:18 PM

"CHANGES to land use which are incompatible with mineral exploration and mining can result in the loss... of valuable mineral resources"

Council withdraws support for development near quarry

"CHANGES to land use which are incompatible with mineral exploration and mining can result in the loss... of valuable mineral resources"

Published a story 7th Feb 2017 1:38 PM

LIFE is complicated but politicians like former Liberal senator Cory Bernardi rely on simplistic slogans promoting hatred: Ballina MP Tamara Smith

Ballina MP not a fan of Bernardi

LIFE is complicated but politicians like former Liberal senator Cory Bernardi rely on simplistic slogans promoting hatred: Ballina MP Tamara Smith

Published a story 7th Feb 2017 10:03 AM

LENORE Watson, the owner of a heritage listed property in Casino undergoing demolition, has paid tribute to one of the town's oldest buildings.

Heritage house would cost nearly $1 million to improve

LENORE Watson, the owner of a heritage listed property in Casino undergoing demolition, has paid tribute to one of the town's oldest buildings.

Published a story 7th Feb 2017 6:49 AM

COMMISSION hears: “As Catholics we hang our heads in shame.”

Church spokesman has reserved comment

COMMISSION hears: “As Catholics we hang our heads in shame.”

Published a story 7th Feb 2017 6:02 AM

FIXED, fast and advanced grower payments and a diversity of products has given one Northern Rivers macadamia company much to celebrate at its 40th birthday.

Macadamia nutters celebrate 40 years

FIXED, fast and advanced grower payments and a diversity of products has given one Northern Rivers macadamia company much to celebrate at its 40th birthday.

Published a story 3rd Feb 2017 5:48 PM

AROUND 300 onlookers and thousands of tourists witnessed survival celebrations led by the Sisters of Reconcilation in Byron Bay on Australia Day.

Hearts sing at Byron's survival celebrations

AROUND 300 onlookers and thousands of tourists witnessed survival celebrations led by the Sisters of Reconcilation in Byron Bay on Australia Day.

Published a story 3rd Feb 2017 4:03 PM

SIXTY-THREE years after the Lismore Regional Gallery opened in Molesworth Street, a growing art collection and community interest has outgrown the building.

Last drinks at Lismore Regional Gallery

SIXTY-THREE years after the Lismore Regional Gallery opened in Molesworth Street, a growing art collection and community interest has outgrown the building.

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