Regional News

Wed 21 Oct 2020

‘He’s going to die’: Man faces hearing for puppy shooting

Premium Content ‘He’s going to die’: Man faces hearing for puppy shooting

THE dog was shot in the spine and there was “no option” but to euthanase him, a court has heard.

Passenger points firearm at passing motorists

Premium Content Passenger points firearm at passing motorists

Drivers got a fright when a passing motorist pointed a firearm at them. The incident has sparked a warning from police about certain 'weapons'.

Close encounter with a ‘UXO’ required bomb squad from Qld

Premium Content Close encounter with a ‘UXO’ required bomb squad from Qld

A common marine marker which washed up on a beach in Byron on the weekend was potentially dangerous

‘Catastrophic’: Union responds to university restructure

Premium Content ‘Catastrophic’: Union responds to university restructure

Concerns about flow-on effects for staff and students as impact on Coffs Harbour campus revealed

Help give Tammara a 'farewell she deserves'

Premium Content Help give Tammara a 'farewell she deserves'

Thousands of dollars have been raised for the mother of five that was killed instantly in a horrific traffic accident, with tributes flooding to the family.

Lismore driver’s ‘awesome’ Bathurst experience

Premium Content Lismore driver’s ‘awesome’ Bathurst experience

NATHAN Herne said “it was an awesome experience to drive the car to the limit and have a bit of fun”.

Man charged over service station robbery faces court

Premium Content Man charged over service station robbery faces court

THE 27-year-old was arrested at gunpoint after he allegedly threatened a teenage employee with a firearm.

‘We ask for honesty’: Angst over community centre plans

Premium Content ‘We ask for honesty’: Angst over community centre plans

A DECISION to hand over the keys to the Alstonville community centre to a movie studio is causing “division”.

BEACH CRISIS: Swallow our pride and ask Gold Coast for help

Premium Content BEACH CRISIS: Swallow our pride and ask Gold Coast for help

OPINION: The Goldy is known as much for its beaches as it is for fake tans and boobs, but Byron needs the plastic surgery

Tue 20 Oct 2020

Red alert for blue-green algae at popular lake

Red alert for blue-green algae at popular lake

THE alert was raised by Ballina Shire Council today.

COVID FREE? How many days since the region’s last case?

Premium Content COVID FREE? How many days since the region’s last case?

DESPITE a blessed run of no COVID cases, the testing regime remains in place and clinics will continue over Christmas

Man extradited and charged with murder over bikie shooting

Premium Content Man extradited and charged with murder over bikie shooting

A man has appeared in a North Coast court after being charged with murder in connection to the death of a senior Bandidos bikie.

Woman arrested after several cars rammed at holiday park

Premium Content Woman arrested after several cars rammed at holiday park

POLICE are investigating whether she was involved in an earlier incident at Wategos Beach.

'They would pretty much drill a hole in his head'

Premium Content 'They would pretty much drill a hole in his head'

AFTER a setback which has delayed their son's surgery in America, this Ballina family has decided to help others.

Paramedics assess patients on scene of two-car crash

Premium Content Paramedics assess patients on scene of two-car crash

EMERGENCY crews were called to the crash this morning.

‘The paper was his life’: Farewell Darcy, dedicated newsman

Premium Content ‘The paper was his life’: Farewell Darcy, dedicated newsman

DARCY McFadden was the photographer behind some of the most iconic photographs from Northern Rivers’ history.

'Can't imagine life without it’: Huge value of centre

Premium Content 'Can't imagine life without it’: Huge value of centre

A LOCAL aged care home is making sure its elderly residents are not left behind when it comes to technology.

Next step for Ballina's $10M 'entry statement' project

Premium Content Next step for Ballina's $10M 'entry statement' project

“THE project is a major part of the council planning for this precinct and as such it is important to finalise the project in full.”

DECENT RAIN: How much did your town get in past 24hrs?

Premium Content DECENT RAIN: How much did your town get in past 24hrs?

The Northern Rivers gained some much needed rain over the past two nights, with more benign conditions expected today

‘MENACING’: Surf champ’s stalker in new 'chilling' incident

Premium Content ‘MENACING’: Surf champ’s stalker in new 'chilling' incident

Stephanie Gilmore’s stalker has been sentenced after turning up at a surfing event.

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