April 2015

Published a story 1st Apr 2015 4:09 PM

A FAILED court case launched by Lismore City Council against Terania Creek landowners could cost the council at least $600,000 in legal fees and compensation.

Failed court case could cost Lismore council $600,000

A FAILED court case launched by Lismore City Council against Terania Creek landowners could cost the council at least $600,000 in legal fees and compensation.

March 2015

Published a story 29th Mar 2015 8:53 PM

It was the historic election night in which old rules and expectations were dramatically overturned and a new equation of power ushered in.

Nationals pin hopes on pre-poll as Green tide sweeps Ballina

It was the historic election night in which old rules and expectations were dramatically overturned and a new equation of power ushered in.

Published a story 28th Mar 2015 10:44 PM

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.

Greens candidate declares victory in Ballina

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.

Published a story 28th Mar 2015 7:33 AM

LISMORE MP Thomas George has been accused of “smoke and mirrors” over his promise that Lismore would retain a women’s refuge.

Women's refuge promised, but George fails to explain how

LISMORE MP Thomas George has been accused of “smoke and mirrors” over his promise that Lismore would retain a women’s refuge.

Published a story 27th Mar 2015 5:05 PM

Voters in Ballina and Lismore electorates may have to wait a few days before finding out the true result

Election result may not be known for up to 10 days

Voters in Ballina and Lismore electorates may have to wait a few days before finding out the true result

Published a story 27th Mar 2015 5:53 AM

BUSIER than usual pre-poll voting in Ballina caused traffic mayhem yesterday with a four-car crash outside the voting booth on River St.

Polling booth pile-up offers a crash course in politics

BUSIER than usual pre-poll voting in Ballina caused traffic mayhem yesterday with a four-car crash outside the voting booth on River St.

Published a story 26th Mar 2015 7:44 AM

THE run of shark encounters on the North Coast continues, with a group of surfers repeatedly “nudged” in recent days at Hastings Point.

Shark sightings - there's an app for that (or there will be)

THE run of shark encounters on the North Coast continues, with a group of surfers repeatedly “nudged” in recent days at Hastings Point.

Published a story 25th Mar 2015 3:26 PM

SHARKS that have "attacked" small boats on the North Coast recently are unlikely to have done so deliberately, a professional fisherman has said.

Oops! Is that your tinny? Sharks bite boats by accident

SHARKS that have "attacked" small boats on the North Coast recently are unlikely to have done so deliberately, a professional fisherman has said.

Published a story 23rd Mar 2015 6:08 AM

PERHAPS like most men, Sapper David Wood was more sensitive than he would ever let on.

David Wood: A digger's life cut short by trauma of service

PERHAPS like most men, Sapper David Wood was more sensitive than he would ever let on.

Published a story 23rd Mar 2015 6:07 AM

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.

Family wins battle to have son acknowledged by War Memorial

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.

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