GREENS candidate for Ballina Tamara smith has declared herself the new member for Ballina in an historic victory over a long-held safe Nationals seat.
LISMORE MP Thomas George has been accused of “smoke and mirrors” over his promise that Lismore would retain a women’s refuge.
Voters in Ballina and Lismore electorates may have to wait a few days before finding out the true result
BUSIER than usual pre-poll voting in Ballina caused traffic mayhem yesterday with a four-car crash outside the voting booth on River St.
THE run of shark encounters on the North Coast continues, with a group of surfers repeatedly “nudged” in recent days at Hastings Point.
SHARKS that have "attacked" small boats on the North Coast recently are unlikely to have done so deliberately, a professional fisherman has said.
PERHAPS like most men, Sapper David Wood was more sensitive than he would ever let on.
AFGHANISTAN veteran David Wood will be the first victim of war-induced post-traumatic stress disorder put on the roll of honour at the Australian War Memorial.
THE NATIONALS have vowed to buyback the massive PEL445 gas exploration license, preventing its sale to Australian drilling giant AJ Lucas.
CHANGE your policies on gas – or suffer the electoral consequences, Gasfield Free Northern Rivers has warned local Nationals.