May 2017

Commented on a story 10th May 2017 4:41 PM

BLUDGERS will face a driver style demerit system in the Federal Budget which will cut off their payments for up to a month when they lose all seven points.

Federal Budget 2017: 'Bludgers' to have payments cut

"If the unemployed have to undergo mandatory alcohol and drug testing, surely others receiving..."

Commented on a story 6th May 2017 9:50 AM

THE announcement the Coffs Harbour, Woolgoolga and Sawtell swimming pools would be taken over by one company has led to a large outcry on social media.

Pool operators out in cold as new company takes over

"Is the $4 million savings over five years or ten years? As soon as the Council says it is a savings of..."

April 2017

Commented on a story 26th Apr 2017 7:28 PM

OPPOSING politicians slammed the apparent lack of an announcement by the Nationals in securing funding for the Coffs Harbour bypass.

Apparent lack of Coffs bypass funding slammed

" If you could point out to me what is inflammatory about Rob Oakeshott's comments, "In his maiden..."

Commented on a story 26th Apr 2017 7:27 PM

Hartsuyker weighs in on Abdel-Magied Anzac comments

Coffs MP slams ABC presenter over Anzac Day furore

"I remain incensed about the LNP's failure to fund the Coffs Harbour bypass. Her comments were very..."

Commented on a story 24th Apr 2017 7:32 PM

Cowper MP doesn't expect Federal Budget to reveal funds for a Coffs Harbour bypass. But that doesn't mean the money for the job isn't there.

Bypass announcement won't be in next budget but ...

"The NSW LNP government have been in power for over six years. The Australian LNP government is..."

March 2017

Commented on a story 23rd Mar 2017 10:09 AM

Coffs Clarence Police take part in national road blitz involving RDTs, random drug tests.

Drivers fail drug tests on Coffs Harbour roads

"One can return a positive return for alcohol in your system, and still be allowed to drive. For most..."

Commented on a story 21st Mar 2017 7:12 PM

Government to announce plan for North Coast

Berejiklian Government to announce plan for North Coast

"Hopefully they will announce the NSW LNP and the Federal LNP, will fund the Coffs Harbour bypass in..."

Commented on a story 20th Mar 2017 1:27 PM

Roads Minister Melinda Pavey says the RMS is liaising with Pacifico on work prospects for 90 employees of a failed company on the Pacific Hwy duplication.

Roads Minister says RMS is probing hwy company's collapse

"Oops..the wet weather is getting to me. It should read, "less attention to occupational health and..."

Commented on a story 20th Mar 2017 1:19 AM

Roads Minister Melinda Pavey says the RMS is liaising with Pacifico on work prospects for 90 employees of a failed company on the Pacific Hwy duplication.

Roads Minister says RMS is probing hwy company's collapse

"The same Royal Commission also proved that several employers were indeed also corrupt. Many of the..."

Commented on a story 3rd Mar 2017 12:14 PM

NSW Roads Minister Melinda Pavey has given assurances the 14km Coffs Harbour Pacific Hwy Bypass project is still scheduled to happen soon.

Coffs has a roads minister to deliver a bypass

"In June 2014, the Abbott government prepaid the then Victorian LNP government, the sum of $1.5 billion..."

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