April 2015

Commented on a story 24th Apr 2015 9:06 AM

COFFS Harbour Council is expected to adopt its 2015-16 draft budget and delivery program at tomorrow night’s meeting.

Council budget up for debate

"asset sales ,redundancies and lower rates are whats needed..."

Commented on a story 22nd Apr 2015 3:05 AM

IF MY editorial supporting a $12 million greyhound racing centre of excellence for Ipswich was designed to draw reader feedback it certainly worked.

OPINION: Forget the emotion, here's the real greyhound facts

"surely the queensland government would be better giving any greyhound government funding or tax breaks..."

Commented on a story 22nd Apr 2015 3:05 AM

IF MY editorial supporting a $12 million greyhound racing centre of excellence for Ipswich was designed to draw reader feedback it certainly worked.

OPINION: Forget the emotion, here's the real greyhound facts

"cut the emotion and just relax that live animals are ripped to shreds so a few privileged folk can make..."

Commented on a story 22nd Apr 2015 3:04 AM

THE ROARING sound of offshore superboats and the pungent smell of racing fuel will be in the Coffs Harbour Jetty atmosphere for two days in August.

Coffs Jetty again to host round of Offshore Superboat series

"such a shame coffs is going down the bogan petrol head route to attract a bit of attention to its..."

Commented on a story 21st Apr 2015 6:04 PM

SIX months after The Northern Star revealed ice, ketamine and other drugs were being sold and traded locally through online networks, the practice continues.

Addicts trading ice for sex through controversial website

"who cares what adults do in their own homes ?"

Commented on a story 21st Apr 2015 6:03 PM

IT'S the dream of many a frustrated office worker – quit the rat race and start a new life as a writer.

Most authors earn less than minimum wage, survey finds

"who cares ? their lifestyle choices are their own problem"

Commented on a story 21st Apr 2015 2:54 PM

HIGH unemployment and weak job growth will see Queensland take at least two years to regain its "sunny, feel-good" factor, according to economic reports

Queensland now two years away from good times, says report

"tale longer than that to fix the LNP's mess...."

Commented on a story 21st Apr 2015 2:54 PM

ABC panel show Q&A; is “about encouraging people to engage with politics ” but we ended up with two of Australian celebrities calling each other wankers.

Hughesy and Hinch trade classic insults on QandA

"trash show ,don't bother watching it.....the ABC should be airing quality programmes not this junk..."

Commented on a story 18th Apr 2015 9:38 AM

Norco Dairy Cooperative's Raleigh factory will export up to five million litres of cold milk to China in the next year.

Norco to boost milk exports to China

"does this mean we put up with pollution of our rivers so the chinese can have weetbix ?"

Commented on a story 18th Apr 2015 9:38 AM

Norco Dairy Cooperative's Raleigh factory will export up to five million litres of cold milk to China in the next year.

Norco to boost milk exports to China

"the FTA was started a long time ago and has input from many parties..."

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