August 2015

Published a story 31st Aug 2015 7:09 AM

BYRON Bay is the region’s “capital of cheaters” – with one resident in every 12 of the 2481 postcode a paid-up member of the Ashley Madison website.

Byron Bay, our capital of the Ashley Madison cheaters’ club

BYRON Bay is the region’s “capital of cheaters” – with one resident in every 12 of the 2481 postcode a paid-up member of the Ashley Madison website.

Published a story 30th Aug 2015 6:22 PM

SHARK beaches: Contrary to popular belief, the North Coast’s deadly shark attack problem is not unprecedented, nor is it the worst in the world.

Our shark problem is not world's worst

SHARK beaches: Contrary to popular belief, the North Coast’s deadly shark attack problem is not unprecedented, nor is it the worst in the world.

Published a story 28th Aug 2015 6:47 PM

LISMORE singer Taholo Renagi (pictured) has a personal story just as compelling as his vocal chords, making him a very worthy contender on Seven Network’s talent show The X Factor.

Lismore singer, Taholo, has the X factor

LISMORE singer Taholo Renagi (pictured) has a personal story just as compelling as his vocal chords, making him a very worthy contender on Seven Network’s talent show The X Factor.

Published a story 27th Aug 2015 1:58 PM

The company has now recorded lifetime shareholder losses of $116 millon

Metgasco cops $4 million loss

The company has now recorded lifetime shareholder losses of $116 millon

Published a story 27th Aug 2015 11:33 AM

HUNDREDS of public school students performed on stage last night at the Lismore Workers Club auditorium for first night of the Lismore Performing Arts Festival.

Lismore students put on a song and dance at Workers Club

HUNDREDS of public school students performed on stage last night at the Lismore Workers Club auditorium for first night of the Lismore Performing Arts Festival.

Published a story 26th Aug 2015 7:22 PM

NORTH Coast TAFE has rejected union claims it plans to lay off “more than 200 staff before Christmas” but has conceded that it is “changing” 197 jobs.

North Coast TAFE says it's 'changing' jobs, not axing staff

NORTH Coast TAFE has rejected union claims it plans to lay off “more than 200 staff before Christmas” but has conceded that it is “changing” 197 jobs.

Published a story 26th Aug 2015 7:21 PM

TWO Ballina children have been left heartbroken after their beloved pet rabbit and pair of guinea pigs were stolen by thieves in the middle of the night.

Kids saved for a year, thieves steal pets overnight

TWO Ballina children have been left heartbroken after their beloved pet rabbit and pair of guinea pigs were stolen by thieves in the middle of the night.

Published a story 26th Aug 2015 6:12 AM

THREE large sharks were spotted from the air yesterday in shallow water, the day before a major operation gets underway to locate and tag resident great whites.

First shark caught and ready to be tagged off Ballina

THREE large sharks were spotted from the air yesterday in shallow water, the day before a major operation gets underway to locate and tag resident great whites.

Published a story 25th Aug 2015 7:07 PM

THE weather is heating up fast and that can only mean one thing – the storm season is upon to us.

SES helps hundreds in early start to storm season

THE weather is heating up fast and that can only mean one thing – the storm season is upon to us.

Published a story 25th Aug 2015 6:45 PM

THE mission to tag resident great whites will be a “fishing expedition” unlike any other seen in the region.

How the region's shark tracking operation will work

THE mission to tag resident great whites will be a “fishing expedition” unlike any other seen in the region.

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