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Fri 9 Apr 2021

Stepdaughter raped 120 times before she turned 12

Premium Content Stepdaughter raped 120 times before she turned 12

**DISTRESSING CONTENT** Former Neerkol resident tried to bribe rape victim with Tim Tams.

Thu 8 Apr 2021

Man jailed for assaulting partner, punching puppy

Premium Content Man jailed for assaulting partner, punching puppy

A South Grafton man has faced court over ‘serious offences of violence’ involving an assault of his partner in a public toilet block, and ‘gratuitous cruelty’ against a...

BUBBLE TROUBLE: NZ hit with local COVID case

BUBBLE TROUBLE: NZ hit with local COVID case

A hotel quarantine worker in New Zealand has been infected with COVID-19, sparking concerns the shock case could impact the highly-anticipated travel bubble.

Men sentenced over bizarre Grindr robbery

Premium Content Men sentenced over bizarre Grindr robbery

A trio came up with a plot to rob a 69-year-old man on the North Coast, a court has heard.

Wed 7 Apr 2021

Workers’ concerns about Grosvenor sometimes ignored: Miner

Premium Content Workers’ concerns about Grosvenor sometimes ignored: Miner

‘You’d get frustrated. You just kept voicing (your concerns) to the deputy.’

Man found shot four times in car on side of highway

Premium Content Man found shot four times in car on side of highway

A man was found with gun shots to his chest and legs in a car on the side of the Pacific Highway in the early hours of Wednesday.

Man accused of attacks, failing to wear mask, faces court

Premium Content Man accused of attacks, failing to wear mask, faces court

A man who allegedly assaulted a police officer after he breached COVID-19 restrictions will be applying for bail

Tue 6 Apr 2021

‘I just did what I hope someone would do for me’

Premium Content ‘I just did what I hope someone would do for me’

A Pacific Paradise man who was first at the scene of a double fatality on Easter Sunday has revealed how residents tried in vain to save one of the victims.

Prominent builder and wife killed in Easter crash tragedy

Premium Content Prominent builder and wife killed in Easter crash tragedy

A Coast husband and wife who died when their SUV collided with a tree on David Low Way at Pacific Paradise on Easter Sunday have been identified.

Mon 5 Apr 2021

Fatal crash claims second life, suicide notes found

Premium Content Fatal crash claims second life, suicide notes found

Police are treating a fatal crash on Easter Sunday at Pacific Paradise which claimed the lives of a husband and wife as an apparent murder suicide.

Sat 3 Apr 2021

Boy thought Santa would tell mum about sex abuse: Court

Premium Content Boy thought Santa would tell mum about sex abuse: Court

A North Coast NSW man was found guilty of sexually assaulting his three stepsons.

Thu 1 Apr 2021

WATCH: School worker’s anti-COVID rant caught on video

Premium Content WATCH: School worker’s anti-COVID rant caught on video

A cleaner at a Coast school has been caught out after removing COVID-safe signs and calling it "propaganda" on social media.

Wed 31 Mar 2021

Bluesfest cancelled amid COVID concerns

Bluesfest cancelled amid COVID concerns

New restrictions will be in place across four Northern NSW shires from 5pm today as hundreds scramble to be tested.

Stood down meat workers fuming over missed pay

Premium Content Stood down meat workers fuming over missed pay

About 600 people were sacked from the site in September and workers’ shifts were drastically cut in the months leading up to that decision

Anti-coal activists picket Adani coal terminal

Premium Content Anti-coal activists picket Adani coal terminal

The action was sparked by claims about the mining giant’s association with the Myanmar military regime.

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