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Cause of mass bee death a mystery

As bees drop like flies, beekeepers warn people to stay vigilant

A profitable partnership

A profitable partnership

East Ballina Lions and Ballina Fair partner to support farmers

Keeping the heart beating

Keeping the heart beating

Bike ride to raise AED awareness

Skatefest going ahead

Skatefest going ahead

Fair Go Skatefest to run again this year

Funds help auxiliary to provide trolley

Funds help auxiliary to provide trolley

Government gives $10,000 to local auxiliary

Truth about where you grew up

Truth about where you grew up

Research has revealed just how big an effect your suburb can have.

Harsh new road rule you need to know

Harsh new road rule you need to know

NSW the strictest state in the country for this offence

Organisations share in $350,000 worth of grants

Organisations share in $350,000 worth of grants

Organisations share in $350k grant

Hidden treasures uncovered

Hidden treasures uncovered

Ballina visitors love the museum

Helping seniors smile

Helping seniors smile

Macadamia Castle launches new animal experiences

Schoolgirls’ perfect take on Meghan

Schoolgirls’ perfect take on Meghan

They have perfectly explained Meghan fever

Bank executive's ridiculous daily routine

Bank executive's ridiculous daily routine

Perfect account of exec's busy day will make any normal person laugh

Carers' horrifying reason for disabled woman sex experiment

Carers' horrifying reason for disabled woman sex experiment

Carers give a horrifying reason for offering disabled woman for sex

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EXPLAINED: How to save fuel on road and money at pump

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Man's body found in ute tray after shooting

Man's body found in ute tray after shooting

Police appeal for information after fatal shooting.

Family say 'unnecessary force' used in teen arrests

Family say 'unnecessary force' used in teen arrests

Operation went from “zero to 100”, according to one witness

Casino man caught allegedly stealing from ambulance

Casino man caught allegedly stealing from ambulance

Police allege the man possessed debit cards not belonging to him

'Incredible life story' captured by talented photographer

'Incredible life story' captured by talented photographer

Stunning portrait earns our snapper major accolades

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    'You are my hero': Boy's heartfelt note to football star

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    Seagulls soar into the final

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    20 strong years for Ballina Bridge Club

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      Maguire meets with Tigers as club looks to replace Cleary

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      Huge blow as Khawaja suffers serious injury

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      Fifth man charged over Sydney teen’s murder

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      Bluebottles plague Coffs Coast beaches

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        ‘Perfect storm’ to collapse capital city house prices by 20%

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        Deadly mad cow disease hits UK again

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        Dad’s desperate plea to Woolies

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        Holden launches Captiva replacement - the flagship Acadia

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          Who's just been announced on the Bluesfest lineup for 2019?

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                    A European-inspired mansion has taken home a top honour at Queensland’s Housing and Construction Awards.

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                    A European-inspired mansion has taken home a top honour.

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                    Jobs

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                      Your next career: Inside the life of a snake catcher

                      They've been bitten on the crotch and come close to death

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                      Shocking job advert’s ‘offensive request’

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                      Motoring

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                        New weapon catching out drivers

                        The test works by measuring people’s pupils.

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                        Ford Mustang has more grunt and a louder exhaust.

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                        Supercars legend Craig Lowndes at peace with retirement

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