April 2016

Commented on a story 30th Apr 2016 8:31 AM

A RESCISSION motion, in a bid to stop the closure of the Eastern Road, adjacent to Lake Ainsworth, was lost at Ballina Council meeting yesterday (Thursday).

More parking for troubled Lake Ainsworth project

"Pave paradise and put in a parking lot. Ballina Council has no idea. If they want to preserve the..."

Commented on a story 28th Apr 2016 12:55 PM

"What part of ‘keep to the left’ eludes shoppers as soon as they set foot on a moving surface?" Max Crus investigates this 'escalating' problem among shoppers.

OPINION: See ya' later travelator

"Obese women seem to think they have the right to just obstruct everyone like roadblocks. There are..."

Commented on a story 26th Apr 2016 10:11 AM

DECIDING on a new appliance these days is fraught with danger.

Opinion: Lock up your Tim Tams

"when Crosley and Kelvinator refrigerators were built in Australia they would last for decades. Now you..."

Commented on a story 21st Apr 2016 8:22 AM

Labor thinks the Northern Rivers could make money out of renewables

Opinion: Gas is gone but is anyone going to back wind?

"No wind turbines for the Northern Rivers ."

Commented on a story 20th Apr 2016 10:08 AM

SHARK-SPOTTING helicopter crews will keep patrol for the next year over the North Coast’s beaches, with one notable exception.

North Coast gets shark patrols but Evans Head skipped

"I agree with the comments on Marine Parks which have changed the marine environment and created..."

Commented on a story 20th Apr 2016 9:38 AM

JOHNNY Depp’s ‘heartfelt’ apology over dogs Pistol and Boo could go down as one of his worst performances ever. Now there's a parody that makes the point.

WATCH: Parody sends up Johnny Depp over dogs apology

"Depp looked bloated, pale, sweaty , hungover. "

Commented on a story 20th Apr 2016 9:38 AM

CHANGES to the age pension assets test take effect from January 1.

Pensions to change on January 1

"Retire overseas. Australia is too expensive too live in. Ripped off at every turn."

Commented on a story 18th Apr 2016 6:33 AM

A LOOK at the biggest conspiracy theories on the Northern Rivers and what a conspiratorial psychologist has to say about them.

Chemtrails, vaccines and fluoride: Our top conspiracies

"Anyone with a public "education" since the mid 80's has been brainwashed"

Commented on a story 16th Apr 2016 9:27 AM

BALLINA will be completely underwater by 2100 according to new modelling released today.

Ballina to be completely submerged by 2100

"Uh huh . Imagine being on an island at Suffolk Park surrounded by the packs of White Pointers the..."

Commented on a story 15th Apr 2016 6:29 PM

POLICE have released the name of a man from Fairy Hill, west of Casino, who was killed in a motorcycle crash near Tenterfield on Wednesday afternoon.

Police name Fairy Hill man who died in motorbike crash

"So much for the police road blitz. I have not seen a patrol car all week between Ballina and..."

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