helen Hawkes

helen Hawkes
  • Joined: Jun 2011
  • published: 119

Published a story 7:12pm Nov 27th

IT may seem like something out of a science fiction movie. But drones are a reality and are in demand.

Don't want to drone on, but these things are really handy

28 Nov 2014

IT may seem like something out of a science fiction movie. But drones are a reality and are in demand.

Published a story 8:12pm Nov 14th

WE’RE getting older as a nation. In fact, Australia’s population is aging rapidly, say demographers.

Aged care ain’t what it used to be

16 Nov 2014

WE’RE getting older as a nation. In fact, Australia’s population is aging rapidly, say demographers.

Published a story 6:15am Nov 4th

THE Northern Rivers region is feeling the squeeze, with more than 68,000, or nearly 47% of residents, fighting the flab.

Nearly half Northern Rivers residents overweight or obese

4 Nov 2014

THE Northern Rivers region is feeling the squeeze, with more than 68,000, or nearly 47% of residents, fighting the flab.

Published a story 6:55pm Oct 31st

A MULTI-MILLION dollar agri-tourism project combining local produce, family fun and dining should open its doors in the new year.

Multi-million dollar agri-tourism project to open next year

3 Nov 2014

A MULTI-MILLION dollar agri-tourism project combining local produce, family fun and dining should open its doors in the new year.

Published a story 6:50pm Oct 31st

IT IS every little girl’s dream to be a prima ballerina.

Local ballerina is dancing on a dream

1 Nov 2014

IT IS every little girl’s dream to be a prima ballerina.

Published a story 7:12am Oct 24th

ROLL up, roll up for line dancers, stunt bikes, cheer leaders and more when the Alstonville Show kicks off today.

Family fun guaranteed at this year's Alstonville Show

24 Oct 2014

ROLL up, roll up for line dancers, stunt bikes, cheer leaders and more when the Alstonville Show kicks off today.

Published a story 5:58am Oct 24th

AFFORDABLE housing is in crisis on the Northern Rivers, with homelessness a looming possibility for more and more residents, say social service providers.

Housing crisis hurting region

24 Oct 2014

AFFORDABLE housing is in crisis on the Northern Rivers, with homelessness a looming possibility for more and more residents, say social service providers.

Published a story 5:58am Oct 22nd

LENNOX Head pharmacist academic Lindy Swain has been awarded the national honour of Pharmacist of the Year by the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia.

Pharmacist of the Year’s real reward is in helping her clients

22 Oct 2014

LENNOX Head pharmacist academic Lindy Swain has been awarded the national honour of Pharmacist of the Year by the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia.

Published a story 7:53am Oct 17th

CLOWNS, comedy and dress-ups will be part of a serious message in Byron Bay on Sunday.

Happy rally to show Byron's "freedom from fear"

17 Oct 2014

CLOWNS, comedy and dress-ups will be part of a serious message in Byron Bay on Sunday.

Published a story 12:14pm Oct 16th

THE FUTURE of our local macadamia industry is bright, believes David Doll, a pomology farm advisor with the University of California in Merced County.

Almond doctor gives our maca industry clean bill of health

16 Oct 2014

THE FUTURE of our local macadamia industry is bright, believes David Doll, a pomology farm advisor with the University of California in Merced County.

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