May 2015

Published a story 29th May 2015 3:00 PM

A REPORTED “lockdown” of the Bupa Ballina nursing home for more than two weeks has been attributed to an outbreak of gastroenteritis.

Gastro outbreak causes lockdown

A REPORTED “lockdown” of the Bupa Ballina nursing home for more than two weeks has been attributed to an outbreak of gastroenteritis.

Published a story 29th May 2015 10:47 AM

DEBBIE Frederickson travelled from Kingaroy to Casino to visit family, not to milk a cow. Which was just as well, as it turned out.

One of a kind: Beef Week impresses locals, visitors alike

DEBBIE Frederickson travelled from Kingaroy to Casino to visit family, not to milk a cow. Which was just as well, as it turned out.

Published a story 28th May 2015 7:48 PM

KEEPING the Casino to Murwillumbah rail line entirely intact next to the proposed rail trail might be cost prohibitive, according to rail trail supporters.

Keeping railway and rail trail may be costly, group warns

KEEPING the Casino to Murwillumbah rail line entirely intact next to the proposed rail trail might be cost prohibitive, according to rail trail supporters.

Published a story 28th May 2015 7:36 PM

GASFIELDS Free has launched a “celebratory countdown” to the June 30 deadline set by the State Government to buy back the exploration licence PEL 445.

This isn't a CSG protest, it's a 'celebratory countdown'

GASFIELDS Free has launched a “celebratory countdown” to the June 30 deadline set by the State Government to buy back the exploration licence PEL 445.

Published a story 28th May 2015 7:27 PM

THERE’s been a mixed reaction to our story about residents of Mulloway Place in Ballina suffering a ‘reign of terror’ from a gang of local youths.

Questions raised over "reign of terror" in Ballina

THERE’s been a mixed reaction to our story about residents of Mulloway Place in Ballina suffering a ‘reign of terror’ from a gang of local youths.

Published a story 28th May 2015 10:59 AM

ACTIVIST groups GetUp and Lock the Gate are making money from their joint campaign to get locals to dump electricity retailers involved with the CSG industry.

GetUp, Lock the Gate earn commissions from anti-CSG campaign

ACTIVIST groups GetUp and Lock the Gate are making money from their joint campaign to get locals to dump electricity retailers involved with the CSG industry.

Published a story 27th May 2015 3:03 PM

NSW Nationals leader and Deputy Premier Troy Grant has responded to questions regarding the government's promise to buy back gas exploration licence PEL445.

National leader Troy Grant on PEL445 buy back pledge

NSW Nationals leader and Deputy Premier Troy Grant has responded to questions regarding the government's promise to buy back gas exploration licence PEL445.

Published a story 27th May 2015 2:18 PM

WANT to know which electricity retails support the CSG industry - and which don't?

GetUp, Lock the Gate highlight power retailers using CSG

WANT to know which electricity retails support the CSG industry - and which don't?

Published a story 26th May 2015 7:55 PM

THE history-making Bentley blockade is set to be immortalised with its own feature-length documentary.

Bentley anti-gas blockade to be immortalised in documentary

THE history-making Bentley blockade is set to be immortalised with its own feature-length documentary.

Published a story 26th May 2015 7:44 PM

WHEN most people think about new forms of power, they think solar and wind, not wood and paper rotting at the local tip.

Lismore manufacturer's idea to turn rubbish into electricity

WHEN most people think about new forms of power, they think solar and wind, not wood and paper rotting at the local tip.

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