July 2016

Published a story 25th Jul 2016 9:42 AM

FOLLOWING claims from a local scientist that the Alstonville bitument plant will cause a cancer cluster, one councillor says the plant should be moved.

Council to consider relocating ‘carcinogenic’ bitumen plant

FOLLOWING claims from a local scientist that the Alstonville bitument plant will cause a cancer cluster, one councillor says the plant should be moved.

Published a story 22nd Jul 2016 3:56 PM

Before you judge, there are many upsides to the Pokemon Go craze.

The good, bad and ugly of Pokemon on Northern Rivers

Before you judge, there are many upsides to the Pokemon Go craze.

Published a story 22nd Jul 2016 12:46 PM

LISMORE has a florist-slash-cafe and a barber-slash-milkbar, but this new medical/retail concept is a first for the area.

REVEALED: Intriguing dentist to replace well-known retailer

LISMORE has a florist-slash-cafe and a barber-slash-milkbar, but this new medical/retail concept is a first for the area.

Published a story 22nd Jul 2016 6:50 AM

THE video statement detailed allegations relating to incidents of sexual assault to two boys, 8 and 11 - all of which the priest emphatically denied.

Lismore priest ‘felt sick’ over child sex claims

THE video statement detailed allegations relating to incidents of sexual assault to two boys, 8 and 11 - all of which the priest emphatically denied.

Published a story 21st Jul 2016 12:03 PM

THE District Court trial of a Lismore priest is continuing, with the jury to be shown an 87-minute video of Father John Casey's statement to police.

Priest’s video statement to be shown during child sex trial

THE District Court trial of a Lismore priest is continuing, with the jury to be shown an 87-minute video of Father John Casey's statement to police.

Published a story 19th Jul 2016 3:50 PM

NEWS a Newcastle mural by Sulman Prize winning finalist Guido van Helton has been painted over in charcoal black has sent shock waves all the way to Lismore.

Work of Lismore mural artist has been painted over

NEWS a Newcastle mural by Sulman Prize winning finalist Guido van Helton has been painted over in charcoal black has sent shock waves all the way to Lismore.

Published a story 19th Jul 2016 2:04 PM

THE Casino Greyhound Racing Club is only treating the ban as a recommendation, rather than a forgone conclusion.

Greyhound ban is the ‘start of a slippery slope’

THE Casino Greyhound Racing Club is only treating the ban as a recommendation, rather than a forgone conclusion.

Published a story 18th Jul 2016 4:15 PM

THERE is plenty of flashmob variety on the Northern Rivers: 1980s rock whimsy; CSG protests; student charity stunts, and Byron fashion dance-offs.

Top 7 flashmobs of the Northern Rivers

THERE is plenty of flashmob variety on the Northern Rivers: 1980s rock whimsy; CSG protests; student charity stunts, and Byron fashion dance-offs.

Published a story 18th Jul 2016 2:24 PM

We believe Pizza Capers is the only takeaway store offering a Pokemon Go deal in the Northern Rivers.

Pizza shop inundated with Pokemon capers

We believe Pizza Capers is the only takeaway store offering a Pokemon Go deal in the Northern Rivers.

Published a story 18th Jul 2016 10:50 AM

As we speak, a council from the East Coast of Tasmania is debating whether to allow Wicked Campers, and their misogynist slogans, in the area.

Tassie will not police Wicked Campers

As we speak, a council from the East Coast of Tasmania is debating whether to allow Wicked Campers, and their misogynist slogans, in the area.

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