Artists step up for Tweed flood relief

Tweed Flood Appeal Variety Concert arrives

Debate over better road safety alongside the Tweed River

SAFETY QUESTIONS: Flowers are left at the scene of the accident on Dulguigan Rd.

Should there be better road safety measures along the Tweed River?

Creating space for Tweed artists

BONUS: Artists can learn more about funding at the Tweed Regional Gallery.

Register for the ideas clinic.

Grand historic farming estate in Mullumbimby

37 Myocum Rd, Mullumbimby

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Calls for dash cam footage following violent home invasion

Police call for assistance.

Detectives call for dash cam footage following violent home invasion

Million Aussie kids harmed by carer's drinking

An estimated 35 per cent of Australians have been affected by alcohol-related violence.

15 lives lost and 430 put in hospital every day, says report

Byron Bay suicide death inquest: call to play 000 call

Ms Bryant with her husband, former NSW police officer Ashley Bryant, who was suffering PTSD when he took his own life in 2013.

PTSD battler Ashley Bryant, 44, threw himself off Minyon Falls

Gold Coast mayor admits campaign funds breach

Gold Coast Mayor Tom Tate speaks to the media as he leaves the hearing at the Crime and Corruption Commission (CCC) in Brisbane. AAP Image/Dan Peled

Law states all candidates must operate separate bank account

Time for Tweed to declare on public housing

AMNESTY: Minister for Social Housing Pru Goward.

Time to come clean on public housing situation

Recovery grants for flood affected Tweed farmers

Mark North, Geoff Provest, Troy Grant, farmer Robert Quirk meeting last week

TWEED primary producers can now access recovery grants.

This Casuarina mum is helping parents sleep like a baby

NAP TIME: The Sleep Mama Kylie Camps with her twin boys teaches other parents tips for sleeping.

Providing proven techniques to aid babies' night-time rituals.

Flood-affected businesses needed for Category C assessment

HELP NEEDED: Murwillumbah Rugby Union players Sean Dell and Damien Boyle join the Mud Army to assist families of Tumbulgum after floodwaters caused severe damage to the village.

Insight needed for flood impact survey.

Teaching dogs new tricks at the academy

TOP TRICKS: Rhonda Robinson from Top Dog Training Academy playing catch with her dog Pandas.

Turning dog tricks to treats for Tweed pet owners.

Business ups the ante as government assistance stalls

DISSATISFIED CUSTOMERS: South Murwillumbah business owners meet with NSW Business Chamber CEO Stephen Cartwright (left) calling for more financial support.

Businesses call out slow progress carried from government.

Flooding can't stop kindness spreading

Lou Sinclair shows the height of her shop sign after the water receded from South Murwillumbah.

Volunteers help South Murwillumbah get back on its feet.

Murwillumbah businesses fear closure after flood

Premier Gladys Berejiklian speaks to business owners at South Murwillumbah who have been hard hit by the floods.

DISTRESSED Murwillumbah business owners confront NSW Premier

Kids addicted to their mobiles? How to shut them down

Japanese company has come up with forceful solution

Cyclone Debbie cuts $1.6b from BHP coal bottom line

CYCLONE Debbie has cut a swath through BHP Billiton’s coal operations

Amazon Australia: South-east Qld bid to lure giant package is prepared for shipment by a United Parcel Service driver in Palo Alto, Calif. Photo: AAP.

Region is already home to American retailer and Swedish warehouse

Mayor, CEO meet Chinese investors in $1billion project

WELCOME: R& F Properties chairman Zhang Li meets with Mayor Paul Pisasale in China for talks about a $1 billion Springfield apartment development.

Pisasale also brings back big business ideas from Mongolia

US stock market hits new record high

Nasdaq hits record high - breaking landmark of 6000 points

Blokes with too many strokes? Five tips to a better shave

Gillette says many blokes are using way too many strokes when shaving.

Blokes waste 120 re-strokes shaving themselves

'Prove the human brain functions properly on vegan diet'

It's all well to want a perfect world, but that's an oxymoron, dairy farmer says to vegans in this letter to the editor

LETTER: 'Homosexuals have no rights to traditional marriage'

This letter writer says he would be disappointed in any politician who supported same sex marriage.

'Would be disappointing for any politician to support gay marriage'

Mum shares story of homelessness after hearing others

I just didn’t understand how they’d managed to be in such a pickle

'I just hope you survive to realise your own stupidity'

The scene of the tragic accident on the Bruce Hwy north at the United service station last Friday.

A letter to the aggressive drivers speeding on the Bruce Hwy

Bullying survival tips from a ginger

Redheads rejoice. You’re somewhat of a human unicorn, so own the colour of your tresses like Aiden MacDonald (centre) and his fellow gingers did last year ahead of the Ginger Pride March. (Pic: Hamish Blair)

Gingerism is real, here's how to survive it.

OPINION: The obligation we owe our Diggers

We owe our Diggers an immesurable debt for being able to live in peace in Australia.

What can we do in the face of all the uncertainty in the world?

SOAPBOX: Who's to blame if a teen turns bad?

Teenagers have massive pressure put on them.

Stop whingeing about teenagers. It's time we cut them some slack

Hit and run: Driver flees after woman struck by car

PARAMEDICS are currently treating a woman, who was struck by a vehicle while crossing the road in Park Avenue a short time ago.

Investigation launched after man dies in crash

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Critical incident investigation launched

UPDATE: Two people injured in Halfway Creek crash

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Vehicle left the Pacific Highway and hit a tree

Man missing from Northern Rivers found

James Gregory Auckram, 51, was last seen in the Lismore area.

51-year-old man reported missing found safe and well

Outbreak of whooping cough at Northern Rivers school

Five cases of whooping cough confirmed

Mum's tragic goodbye: 'Love you so much'

Mum Salafai Loimata with her daughter Mariasusana ‘Sana’ Vaafusuaga, 5, who was killed by a truck at Rocky Point.

Mum’s heartbreak after 5-year-old daughter hit and killed by truck

Qantas non-stop to London flights go on sale today

It’s the flight Aussies have been waiting to book.

Abdel-Magied Anzac row is a storm over not much

Yassmin Abdel-Magied

Her words are the latest weapon used to beat up the ABC.

Speeding truck driver Sarmad Nisan jailed after horror crash

Sarmad Nisan, who crashed into a series of cars at Pittwater Road in Dee Why, sentenced to a minimum three years jail in Parramatta District Court. Picture: Peter Kelly

Out of control driver jailed following 2014 crash

Woman swims with croc: 'VBs dared me to do it'

Innisfail woman Shae Pasetti with the small crocodile.

Facebook post has already attracted condemnation

The families reeling as property prices drop 40%

Once booming resources hub plagued by unemployment, low paid work

Amber Heard's dog makes social media comeback

Amber Heard has finally let the dog out of the bag

Fuel tanker rolls down embankment

 A fuel tanker rollover about 20kms east of Charters Towers.

A fuel tanker has rolled about 20kms east of Charters Towers.

Lovers charged with hiding 4kg of cocaine in luggage

Snjezana Stein, 49, (right) and her young Tunisian-born lover Sami Trabelsi, 37, appeared in Central Local Court on Wednesday charged with importing 4kg of cocaine.

The pair are accused of importing 4kg of cocaine into Australia.

Energy drinks unleash potentially 'life threatening' changes

One energy drink a day unleashes some surprising health problems according to a recent study

Just one energy drink can be life threatening according to study

Student testifies about threesome with his teachers

Modal Trigger Student testifies about threesome with his teachers
Shelley Dufresne and Rachel Respess

Former student tells court how relationship with teacher culimnated

Father killed baby daughter on Facebook Live to hurt wife

The father pictured with his baby daughter whom he murdered on Facebook Live.

[DISTRESSING CONTENT] The baby girl was just 11 months old.

Elderly man 'riding scooter along highway' on Fraser Coast

Police received a call from a concerned resident.

SPOOKY RIDE: Toowoomba set to get city ghost tour

A ghost tour could be coming to Toowoomba.

Be very afraid Toowoomba – you could be getting your own ghost tour

Couple wants to divorce and marry live-in girlfriend

A married couple with three kids is getting divorced, so that one of them can marry their live-in girlfriend and keep the trio happily intact.

Married couple with kids seeks divorce to marry live-in girlfriend

'It might be a go-er!': Man saves backyard lizard with CPR

Dale Hall and nephew Jayden are being called 'superheroes' after bringing a blue-tongue lizard back from the verge of death with CPR.

I thought ‘Hang on: it might be a go-er still’.

We don't recommend this for boat transport....

A motorist carried a boat in the back of a van while driving on Vanderlin Dr in Darwin.

“I said look, look, look at the van. There’s a boat inside it."

Can you spot the venomous snake lurking in the leaves?

Can you spot it?

IF YOU have a fear of snakes, this won’t be a fun game for you.

Silence of the Lambs director Jonathan Demme dies

TRIBUTES have poured in for Jonathan Demme, the Oscar-winning director of Silence of the Lambs and Philadelphia, who has died aged 73.

Sophie Monk casting a wide net as Bachelorette

Sophie Monk is Australia's new Bachelorette.

Producers ‘inundated’ with calls as they widen age range of suitors.

Viewers officially bored of Aussie biopics

House of Bond’s Ben Mingay as Alan Bond with Rachael Taylor as Diana Bliss.

Latest biopic House of Bond a ‘flop’ as reality TV dominates screens

Bill Cosby: Embattled comic breaks silence on future

Cosby said he wanted to get back on stage doing comedy.

Shania Twain to drop first album in 15 years

Shania Twain

Shania Twain is about to drop her first album since 2002.

What's on the big screen this week

Dave Bautista and Pom Klementieff in a scene from Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol 2.

GUARDIANS of the Galaxy is back with even more laughs.

Grinspoon is happy to help with flood appeal

BACK ON THE ROAD: Grinspoon remain happy to assist with Lismore's flood recovery.

"Lismore is the birthplace of Grinspoon... we owe that community"