May 2015

Commented on a story 16th May 2015 9:24 AM

FEDERAL Member for Page Kevin Hogan says a visit to the coal seam gas mining fields in Chinchilla convinced him to continue his opposition to CSG here.

Federal MP continues call for CSG-free Northern Rivers

"Why did Hogan vote for the 'Water Trigger' to be given to the states to decide, when it was set up as..."

Commented on a story 11th May 2015 1:24 PM

THE Federal Government's childcare package has Nationals worried that families with a stay-at-home parent are being overlooked.

Childcare changes won't help stay-at-home-mums: Nats

"The never ending chant from this government of "get a job" when all they've done is destroy so many, or..."

Commented on a story 11th May 2015 12:24 PM

ANIMAL cruelty cases are all too common on the Northern Rivers and new Animal Justice Party NSW MLC Mark Pearson spoke out on issue in Lismore over the weekend.

Animal Justice Party MLC bringing animal rights to senate

"So who is equipped mryellow, the hunters? I believe 'all people' need to look at the issues of animals."

Commented on a story 9th May 2015 6:07 PM

HE Northern Star took to the streets of Casino this morning to ask a handful of residents what they thought about Metgasco’s impending return to the region following their 12-month suspension.

Residents views mixed on Metgasco's new Casino shopfront

"So Sheffie Mohammed thinks it's okay out west but not near him, what a disgrace. And someone knew to..."

Commented on a story 4th May 2015 10:04 AM

The Clarence has joined the list of North Coast rivers with Bureau of Meteorology flood warnings.

Latest road closures and river information

"And the ones they always forget is the mid clarence, which is part of the Clarence Valley. So maybe..."

Commented on a story 4th May 2015 10:04 AM

CLARENCE Valley residents could be hit hard in the short term with the Federal Government running a review of all Medicare subsidised services.

Valley doctor backs Medicare review

"So I imagine no breast screen, no pap smear, no chest xray, just all the things that save lives. But..."

Commented on a story 2nd May 2015 1:41 PM

THE RSPCA is investigating a complaint of animal cruelty in South Grafton after a shocking video of a woman kicking a dog vent viral on social media.

RSPCA to investigate sickening attack caught on video

"This is where a list of people who have been cruel to animals should be accessible, these sorts of..."

Commented on a story 2nd May 2015 1:40 PM

THE RSPCA is investigating a complaint of animal cruelty in South Grafton after a shocking video of a woman kicking a dog vent viral on social media.

RSPCA to investigate sickening attack caught on video

"You need to get the facts about the number of Halal and Kosher ritual slaughter is undertaken in this..."

April 2015

Commented on a story 27th Apr 2015 11:57 AM

Should we have the right to screen our children for Down's Syndrome?

Should we be allowed to screen for Down syndrome?

"I agree, although it's up to the parent. Women have been able to screen for many years and abort if a..."

Commented on a story 27th Apr 2015 11:57 AM

THE next generation of Australians will turn the old idea of an “eight-hour working day” on its head.

Next generation of Australians won't just work an 8-hour day

"So will this mean less people, more jobs and we work part time until death? Is this what the government..."

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