News

Fri 14 Aug 2020

When the bloody hell is Bangalow Rd going to be finished?

Premium Content When the bloody hell is Bangalow Rd going to be finished?

After many months of work on the $11m project, which includes a new overtaking lane, its nearing the finish line

Thu 13 Aug 2020

WANTED BY POLICE: 'Help make our community safer'

WANTED BY POLICE: 'Help make our community safer'

POLICE are seeking help from the community to find Reece Latta.

'HORRIFIC ATTACK': $11,000 fine after fatal dog mauling

Premium Content 'HORRIFIC ATTACK': $11,000 fine after fatal dog mauling

A staffordshire terrier responsible for killing a dachshund had been involved in two separate attacks on dogs in the month before.

Shock plan for police stranded by border chaos

Premium Content Shock plan for police stranded by border chaos

Police Commissioner Katarina Carroll has spoken up about preparations for a potential hard border closure, including temporary accommodation for officers.

Tourism suffers (again) as Queenslanders cancel holidays

Premium Content Tourism suffers (again) as Queenslanders cancel holidays

THE hard border closure is having an impact on holiday park operators in Northern NSW.

‘How do we work?’: Copper conundrum over border

Premium Content ‘How do we work?’: Copper conundrum over border

Police on both sides of the border are scrambling to figure out a plan for a hard border closure which could leave officers stranded.

Major changes could solve medical border bubble troubles

Premium Content Major changes could solve medical border bubble troubles

Tweed MP foreshadows further border exemptions for medical staff and some categories of patients

Sleeping at a pub: Border bungle leaves Coast man homeless

Premium Content Sleeping at a pub: Border bungle leaves Coast man homeless

The Tweed and Gold Coast border bubble has forced one man to extraordinary lengths because he can’t get home. READ THE REMARKABLE TALE

‘Suffered enough’: Magistrate not fussed about wee problem

Premium Content ‘Suffered enough’: Magistrate not fussed about wee problem

The teenager had been drinking at a birthday party all day when things went downhill.

Revealed: Every NSW business gone bust in 2020

Premium Content Revealed: Every NSW business gone bust in 2020

Read the full list of NSW companies that have gone to the wall in 2020, as experts warn ‘zombie businesses’ propped up by lenient regulations are dragging otherwise...

Qld border ban sparks medical emergency

Premium Content Qld border ban sparks medical emergency

Queensland’s border closure has left no provision for specialist medical care for hundreds of thousands of people, with doctors being kept from patients.

Wanted man allegedly found with stolen car, drugs

Premium Content Wanted man allegedly found with stolen car, drugs

WHEN he saw police, the 29-year-old man allegedly tried to run and hide inside a North Coast home.

Wed 12 Aug 2020

Premier begged to ‘please move the border checkpoint south’

Premium Content Premier begged to ‘please move the border checkpoint south’

AN MP wants the border checkpoint to move into NSW to protect northern NSW residents.

Man charged with COVID-19 offence appears in court

Premium Content Man charged with COVID-19 offence appears in court

He was found with “associates” in the carpark of a motel and became aggressive when police asked for their details.

‘There could be massive job losses’, MP warns

Premium Content ‘There could be massive job losses’, MP warns

CONSTRUCTION projects worth millions of dollars are in jeopardy, and police and health workers are struggling to deal with border closure issues.

Pub faces closure after COVID-19 breaches

Premium Content Pub faces closure after COVID-19 breaches

POLICE found the pub owner had failed to register a COVID-19 safety plan, resulting in a massive fine.

Search is on for the region’s best roadside produce stall

Search is on for the region’s best roadside produce stall

SOME of the roadside stalls are a work of art and the treasures within them can be delightful and delicious.

Appointments cancelled, clinics shut over border rules

Premium Content Appointments cancelled, clinics shut over border rules

Gold Coast health workers say they have had to shut down clinics and cancel appointments because of new COVID-19 border rules.

Border bubble creating jobs ‘bloodbath’

Premium Content Border bubble creating jobs ‘bloodbath’

Troubles are flaring with the Queensland-NSW border bubble as the construction industry warns of an employment “bloodbath” if changes aren’t made.

What to do if your child is on the other side of the border

Premium Content What to do if your child is on the other side of the border

THIS is what parents will be facing when trying to enter Queensland to see their children.

Newer Older