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Sun 29 Mar 2020

What Channel 9 needs to do to cure NRL coronavirus Blues

premium_icon What Channel 9 needs to do to cure NRL coronavirus Blues

Oh for the a replay of the Broncos glory days when Alfie was the little maestro.

COVID-19 cases in Clarence sudden rise

premium_icon COVID-19 cases in Clarence sudden rise

Significant jump in cases across the Northern NSW health district as authorities urge calm over testing clinics.

Sat 28 Mar 2020

Nurses call for ‘respect’ as COVID-19 spread intensifies

premium_icon Nurses call for ‘respect’ as COVID-19 spread intensifies

UNION boss calls on the public to not treat health care workers as though they are infected with the virus.

Trapped couple fear window for escape is closing

premium_icon Trapped couple fear window for escape is closing

NSW honeymooners stranded in Peruvian hotel still in the dark over way home

Ringleader avoids jail time over deadly home invasion

premium_icon Ringleader avoids jail time over deadly home invasion

‘She’s managed to walk free … while my son is in the ground.’

Fri 27 Mar 2020

True love story leads to one of Burnett's first gay weddings

premium_icon True love story leads to one of Burnett's first gay weddings

IN ONE of the first same-sex ceremonies for the region, this couple reveals how their chance encounter in rural Qld helped them find true love and themselves

80 wedding guests, staff exposed to coronavirus case

80 wedding guests, staff exposed to coronavirus case

Sunshine Beach Surf Club has issued a statement about the venue’s 80 guests and staff were exposed to a person who has since tested positive to the coronavirus.

Anonymous woman’s show of kindness to Centrelink queue

premium_icon Anonymous woman’s show of kindness to Centrelink queue

The kind gesture of one woman in Brunswick Heads will warm the cockles of your heart

Business puts off 17 staff after losing millions

premium_icon Business puts off 17 staff after losing millions

Tim Buchholz has seen cyclones, floods and economic downturns – but today’s “apocalypse” of the coronavirus pandemic is nothing compared to them.

Man charged over death of 'Pop' Carlton near Kyogle

premium_icon Man charged over death of 'Pop' Carlton near Kyogle

THE crash killed much-loved motorcyclist Wes "Pop" Carlton, who was on the trip of a lifetime with five of his mates.

How CQ power stations and mines are dealing with Covid-19

premium_icon How CQ power stations and mines are dealing with Covid-19

Temperature screening, restricted work travel and segregated staff measures being explored to prevent Covid-19 cases on site

‘Wake up to it’: Coast man’s dire coronavirus warning

premium_icon ‘Wake up to it’: Coast man’s dire coronavirus warning

A popular Coast football identity in lockdown with coronavirus has a dire warning for the public to take the deadly virus seriously.

Thu 26 Mar 2020

People travel 100km+ to buy live chooks, ammo

premium_icon People travel 100km+ to buy live chooks, ammo

While city slickers rushed for loo paper, poultry and ammunition have been the stockpilers’ choice in the country.

‘Completely ignored’: Mum’s money fear in coronavirus crisis

premium_icon ‘Completely ignored’: Mum’s money fear in coronavirus crisis

A Coast resident of more than a decade says she feels “completely ignored” after being unable to access financial support due to her New Zealand citizenship.

The booming industry needing more employees

premium_icon The booming industry needing more employees

As Australia battles mass unemployment, one industry has reliable positions at the ready and waiting to be filled. HOW TO APPLY

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