Police investigate armed robbery

Police are investigating an alleged armed robbery at a Tugun convenience store.

POLICE are investigating an armed robbery in Tugun

Under-16 Digger looks back on life well lived

Roy Crossley served as a gunner in the Second World War in the Pacific.

Enlistment was a relief to 14-year-old from Outback

Showing support for Tweed businesswomen

SUPPORTING CHARITY: Sonya Lee, Jenette Condon, Julie West, Belinda Dinsey, Sharon Styman and Katie Harley are planning the next Wisdom Embracing Youth luncheon.

Wisdom embraces youth at charity luncheon.






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Kingscliff revitalisation project is ahead of schedule

The Kingsclif Caravan Park is taking reservations from April 13, 2018.

Four things to do on the Tweed this week

Karlee Robinson and Mitchell Hull at last weekend's fundraising event leading up to the 2017 Walk for Brain Cancer, which will be held along the Tweed Coast.

From fundraisers to free tax help, there's plenty to do on the Tweed

Fears for police safety amid staff shortage

FULL FAITH: Tweed-Byron Local Area Command Superintendent Wayne Starling said he has "complete confidence” in NSW Police Commissioner Mick Fuller's judgment on staffing.

An alleged attack has strengthened police officers' resolve

Service NSW set for M'bah launch

SERVICE HUB: South Murwillumbah business owner Rod Butterworth, Murwillumbah chamber vice president  Helen Stubbin, Tweed Shire Council's  Kym Kranen and Lismore MP Thomas George at the announcement.

Murwillumbah's motor registry will be converted into Service NSW hub

Hollywood finally leaves Hastings Point

RETURN TO NORMAL: The Aquaman set at Hastings Point.

Hastings Point Headland reopens to the public.

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Curryfest set to attract record numbers

The 2017 Curryfest is fast approaching and has become one of the largest annual festivals on the Coffs Coast.

Domino's giving away 20,000 FREE pizzas from today

Dominos is giving away free pizza from today.

First it was free cheeseburgers and now it is free pizza

Burger bar serves up floral flavoured ice cream

Betty's Burgers is offering a special lavender and blackberry waffle concrete, a bespoke dessert made available during September.

A burger bar has unveiled a floral ice-cream

ANGER: Falls tickets reselling online for 3+ times amount

Crowds at Falls Festival in Bryon Bay. Photo: Niche Pictures - Lyn McCarthy

Three-day tickets were re-selling online for over $3,000

Yaru Water Foundation laps up regional awards

AWARDS: Yaru Water owner Shaun Martin at the   Awards.

Tweed business shows off its social enterprise skills at awards.

Kingscliff mum gets national recognition

SUN-SAFE: Kristy Rigby from Babiators Sunglasses with daughter, Maxie, 4, wearing the product.

Staying stylish in the sun with this Tweed business.

Murwillumbah Chamber wins top award

Murwillumbah Chamber of Commerce board members Skye Swift, Helen Stubbin, Ilze Jaunberzins and Karissa Ball.

Murwillumbah Chamber of Commerce come out on top.

Instagram hack wiped out business in a flash

Jules Ingall has hit back at Instagram after she was caught up in an international hack.

“To rely on an app that you have no control over is very risky.''

New audiologist lends an ear to Tweed

LISTEN: David Boyd and Audiologist Rochelle Fraser from Specsavers are launching a new audiology program

Help get your hearing back sooner.

Revealed: the best Northern Rivers businesses

Young Enterpreneur of the Year Jeremy Holmes of Elements of Byron receives his award from NSW Business Chamber Board Director Greg McNamara

All the action from the Northern Rivers Business Excellence Awards.

Meet the Pizza Nazi: No ham or pineapple. No nonsense

ROCCO DeAngelis used to be known as the ‘Pizza Nazi’ so if you utter the words “ham” or “pineapple” and Rocco will be calling “Next!”.

Miranda Kerr's personal chef spills on how celebrities eat

Miranda Kerr pictured on the set of the TV series Australia's Next Top Model. Supplied by Foxtel.

“There are lots of do’s, don’ts and maybes with celebrities,” she said.

How to deal with a teen glued to social media

CHECKING IN: Teenagers need parents to be involved in their online world.

Our daughters have a love-hate relationship with their phones

Tumour with teeth: Why you don't ignore strange symptoms

The 28-year-old felt pressure, but waited a year to see a specialist

Gender bending politics needs to stay away from my daughter

Would you dress your baby or toddler girl in blue, or let your boy wear a dress?

All things parenting in Daddy-O with Owen Jacques

"We are not able to treat it": Antibiotics' STI superbug

Superbug worsening thanks to overuse of antibiotics

From Hoges to Holly for Brissie star

BRISBANE’S Josh Lawson has moved on from his recent foray as Paul Hogan in Hoges to land a romantic comedy role alongside a Game of Thrones star.

What’s behind the biggest Shark Tank fights

The Shark Tank panel go to war once more.

THE Sharks reveal what really makes their blood boil.

Fans can’t believe Sofia Vergara’s Emmys date

Manolo Gonzalez-Ripoll Vergara, left, and Sofia Vergara arrive at the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.

THE Modern Family star walked the red carpet with a handsome man.

REVEALED: Zeppelin frontman to play at Bluesfest

Former Led Zepplin Frontman Robert Plants performs on in the Mojo Tent on the 3rd night of the Blues fest. Photo Patrick Gorbunovs/ The Northern Star

Bluesfest has announced some exciting acts to play in 2018

Mackay couple reveals secret to renovation game

FINISHED PRODUCT: One of the houses Sonia and Adam have worked on.

Couple who make living renovating houses have process

The Coast suburb where home affordability meets growth

Dean Chesterman and Rebecca Dyne are loving life since they moved into their new home in Burnside.

Suburb still star of affordability, but emerging as growth area

Cap Coast island's 'party animal' tradition to remain

PARADISE: Aerial view of the recently sold Wedge Island, dubbed "party island”, off the Emu Park coast.

New owners vow to uphold the island which attracted 1750 prospectors

Fewer landlords, more owner-occupiers buying homes

Owner occupiers are increasing their share of the housing market.

A battle has been won in the war for the soul of Australia

The top 20 jobs that are most in demand in Australia

There are plenty of jobs for pizza cooks in Australia.

Finding a job depends greatly on where you're looking for one

How to nail that job interview

Congratulations on landing a job interview - now it is time to nail it.

Impress with some simple preparation

Dream crushed as 'no one wants to hire a foreigner'

Suzan Aliny.. "My children are very sad to leave their school already."

Skilled migrant speaks out about employment difficulties

$200,000 job goes begging, snapped up by foreign workers

Shotcreter Chris McKervey lines tunnels with concrete spray and gets paid upwards of $200K a year.

A lack of local workers means top-paying jobs are going begging

The boom is over, so what's bringing people to Gladstone?

A Gladstone development advocate has suggested the city could become an import-export freight hub for northern Australia.

New migration data reveals those moving away from and into Gladstone

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Kia reveals another excitement machine with Proceed concept

With the Stinger fastback sedan about to be launched in Australia, Kia has revealed the Proceed Concept.

Kia releases another showstopper in Frankfurt.

ROAD TEST: Nissan Navara ST dual cab reaches new heights

The 2017 model Nissan Navara.

Nissan Navara dual cab ute changes perspectives.

Will Davison's enduring race finish ahead of Sandown

Commentator Riana Crehan and Will Davison celebrate their finish at Ironman 70.3 Sunshine Coast.

Supercars driver Will Davison prepared for enduro with triathlon.

ROAD TEST: 2018 VW Polo has growth spurt

The 2018 Volkswagen Polo 6 due on sale in Australia from March 2018.

Joshua Dowling tests the 2018 Volkswagen Polo.

Electric atmosphere at Frankfurt motor show a window to the future

A couple sits inside the Renault prototype Symbioz.

Looking for a green car? No. Well, soon you might not have a choice.

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