Man arrested over series of armed robberies

A Terranora man has been arrested over a series of armed robberies on the Gold Coast

Tweed police petition for more officers

Police officers were this week asked to remove petitions calling for more resources from Tweed/Byron LAC stations.

Police told to take down petitions asking for more resources

Four things to do on the Tweed this weekend

Rachael Beck will return to the Northern Rivers to play Tyalgum in August.

Musical shows, cycle race and bargains galore

Tweed Shire Council at a glance

Part of the proposed Northern Rivers Rail Trail.

Find out what council discussed this week.

Closures for Tweed library upgrade

Tweed Shire Library is undergoing some major renovations.

Find out what's going on at the library this week.

I'm a Celebrity offers $50,000 community grants

I'm A Celebrity, Get Me Out Of Here producers are offering $50,000 in grants for community groups.

Applications close Saturday, September 30.

Council elects youngest deputy mayor

Tweed Shire Mayor Katie Milne congratulates newly elected Deputy Mayor Reece Byrnes.

Labor Councillor Reece Byrnes elected new deputy mayor.

Forum on track of securing rail corridor

A forum into the rail corridor between Casino and Murwillumbah will be held on Monday, September 25.

Community gather to discuss the future of region's rail corridor

Lismore woman accused of highway murder to face court

Trevor Moran was 61 when he died.

Police allege she intentionally crashed into man on a motorbike

Council votes yes on same sex marriage debate

Tweed councillors Reece Byrnes, Chris Cherry, Mayor Katie Milne and Ron Cooper are supporting the Yes campaign for same-sex marriage.

Tweed Shire Council shows support for legalising same-sex marriage.

Tweed man's jacket is gaining global appeal

Tweed Heads resident Blayde McKay is about to launch a Kickstarter campaign for his new jacket design. He was inspired to manufacture his own line of jackets after struggling to find high-quality products in stores.

A family holiday turned into a business opportunity for Tweed man

Pottsville truck driver inducted into industry hall of fame

Bob Shackell and his wife Robyn at the Shell Rimula Wall of Fame at the National Road Transport Hall of Fame in Alice Springs.

Pottsville truck driver given top award.

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.''

Is this the end of the 'mum and dad' business in Qld?

Coastal Hardware's Ian Rae shut down his store last year after 26 years in operation on the Sunshine Coast. Ian's store survived against the corporate giants until his retirement, but others have not been so lucky.

Consumers are preferring to shop at larger stores with more choice

'Financial stress' for firm's former staff as $61m owed

Dalby-based Ostwald Bros announced 260 redundancies last month.

How best to claw back millions owed? That's still to be figured out.

Apple Watch Series 3 has embarrassing glitch

Apple Watch Series 3

Apple has admitted there is a fault

Coffs truck nightmare 'a part of the job'

TRUCKING HELL: Truck drivers have accepted Coffs Harbour as a nightmare spot.

Coffs Harbour is a trucking hell

iPhone 8: So what are the cheapest deals around?

So what's the best deal with the latest iphones

Comparison website has crunched the numbers

Illustrious Coast restaurant site on the market for $11m

Sails Restaurant in Noosa is selling for $11 million.

Restaurant with prime waterfront site selling for $11 million

Time for government to tax fat and sugar

I think that the government should place a higher tax on unhealthy food and drinks to discourage people from buying them.

LETTER: Same-sex marriage debate compromising majority's rights

Letter to the Editor.

Through guilt or not wanting to offend, we give in to their tantrums

What's the plan for nuclear survivors? No, really

FILE - This file photo distributed by the North Korean government shows what was said to be the launch of a Hwasong-14 intercontinental ballistic missile, ICBM, in North Korea's northwest.

If there is a plan I cannot locate it: letter

POLLIE TICKLED: I'd pay each MP millions for a good decision

It was a fading institution before the same-sex vote, but Australia Post is front and centre again.

A faded institution is enjoying a resurgence

You can support diversity without fear

Bring brotherly love to every exchange is also good for our health!

You can support diversity without fear

SOAPBOX: Why we should never forget Daniel

Billy Tindall is running from Melbourne to the Sunshine Coast for Daniel Morcombe Foundation.

It's coming up to 14 years since Daniel was abducted

Crusty criminal caught before brothel visit

A PIZZA delivery carjacking and night of debauchery at the Orlando St brothel was foiled by GPS.

40 people still homeless after Lismore's devastating flood

Brunswick Street running past Trinity Catholic College.

Families still struggling six months after losing everything

Woman freed from overturned car and hospitalised

Coffs Harbour SES responded to two call-outs after heavy rain in the city precinct overnight.

Couple transported to hospital after vehicle rollover.

Grafton KFC evacuated over gas leak

The Grafton KFC has been evacuated.

Carbon dioxide in store makes it hard to breathe

Big Rob ordered to pay mayor's legal bill

BIG Rob outside Lismore courthouse after a judge ordered him to pay $6006 in legal costs incurred by Lismore mayor Isaac Smith while fighting Rob's appeal against an interim AVO.

Rob needs "as long as possible” to pay the hefty bill

Councillor brought before court for dodgy driving offences

BEFORE COURT: Coffs Harbour City councillor John Arkan was brought before Coffs Harbour Local Court for a number of driving offences.

Councillor gets a serving from the law

UPDATE: Man, 87, still critical after Casino crash

The scene of a crash between a truck and a car at Casino.

The driver, a woman in her 80s, has been released from hospital

Sort of boobs men fancy is very surprising

Search data shows a shift in types of boobs people want to see online

The Sort Of Boobs Men Fancy Are Very Surprising

First aid gets a dose of reality

LIFE-LIKE SCENARIOS: Nola Pearce adds the finishing touches to a TraumaSim participant.

Emergency situation training may help drivers in the field

Shock Rocky killing: Years of chaos until new 'Croc Father' emerges

EXPERT OPINION: Koorana Crocodile Farm owner John Lever explains the flow-on effect after the death of Rockhampton's King Croc. Pictured, he feeds one of his bigger crocs. Photo Chris Ison

Local expert says brutal shooting was 'no chance meeting'

Abbott staffer speaks out after alleged assault

Is this the swollen lip Tony Abbott received? Picture: AAP Image/Jim RiceSource:AAP

Tony Abbott staff member speaks out after 'assault'

Bernardi blunder results in shock windfall for charity

Australian Conservatives Senator Cory Bernardi speaks during a debate of anti vilification legislation during the Same Sex marriage survey in the Senate chamber at Parliament House in Canberra, Wednesday, September 13, 2017.

Backlash against Bernardi tweet means big dollars for charity

Looming storm season to test BOM's 'dual-polarisation' radar

"It's great to have it online in time for the severe weather."

The simple mortgage fix that could save you thousands

Avoid interest-only loans or pay the price

Illegal cigarettes seized in Queensland raids

Almost two million illegal cigarettes have been seized in raids.

Four people arrested in illegal tobacco raids

No kitchen, no bathroom and $1 million price tag

70 Grantham St, Brunswick West, might look charming from the outside, but just wait until you venture in. Source:Supplied

Unlivable home still carries a $950,000 price tag

Protestor who set himself on fire outside NZ parliament dies

Another witness saw the man walking around on fire, then heard a high-pitched scream and saw the man fall over.

Man suspected of custody dispute allegedly self-immolated

Model tells ‘every sex slave detail’

Chloe Ayling.

Chloe Ayling is to tell all about her Black Death sex slave ordeal

Mathematical theory predicts the end of the world

Everyone loves a doomsday prophecy, right? US: Atomic Scientists Move Doomsday Clock 30 Seconds Closer to Midnight January 26Source:Supplied

We may have just 82 years to avert disaster, according to maths

Web series to poke fun at Noosa on national stage

The Circle will stream on Domain next month.

Pot-shots for sarongs, fitness fanatics, early-morning leafblowers

SPIDER INVASION: 'This is the thing nightmares are made of.'

The spider web covering a huge patch of Pialba backyard.

Hate spiders? This story definitely won't change that.

Family begs runner to stop pooing on their lawn

This grainy photo shows the poo runner making her getaway. Picture: KKTVSource:Supplied

Her kids first notified her of the runner's crappy habit

Family fumes after $250 fee to register 'dead' cat

REUNITED: Todd and Danielle Porteous thought their cat, Storm, was dead after going missing 3.5 years ago. They even made a memorial for him for their young son, Zephia.

Coast woman angry after copping fee for 'dead' cat

But first, let me take a selfie!

Ferdinand Puentes after his plane crashed near Hawaii.

The selfie-obsessed who snap pics in the midst of horror situations

Biggest Bachelorette mystery solved

ONE moment in The Bachelorette this week left viewers — and contestants — absolutely stumped. Now, we finally have an answer

Holly Valance picks unusual name for new daughter

Holly Candy and husband Nick have added a new baby to the family.

Former Neighbours star and her husband are parents for a second time

Riverdale star’s car crash has sparked an on-set protest

Riverdale star KJ Apa (left) crashed his car after falling asleep behind the wheel.

KJ APA had finished a 16-hour day when he fell asleep at the wheel.

Pathetic clash: ‘Piece of s***!’

Sophie Monk handles the boys on The Bachelor.

She gave him the first kiss, but Sophie may have created a monster.

Proof Aussies get a raw deal on digital entertainment

That’s probably a US-based catalogue.

Aussies are getting a raw deal on digital entertainment

Karl Puschmann: Seinfeld takes on Seinfeld

'Jerry Before Seinfeld' was never going to deep-dive into Seinfeld's soul but it does offer one telling insight.

What's the deal with Jerry Seinfeld?

Robert Irwin stuns with nature photos

(Left) Robert Irwin is making a name for himself as a nature photographer. (right) A close-up by Robert Irwin.

Crikey! Robert Irwin sure knows his way around a camera.