December 2018

Published a story 14th Dec 2018 5:29 PM

A Coronial inquest had heard of a girl with "radiant smile" being lost in tragic circumstances.

Mum calls for action on family violence after tragic loss

A Coronial inquest had heard of a girl with "radiant smile" being lost in tragic circumstances.

Published a story 14th Dec 2018 5:08 PM

A MAN has been locked up after being caught with a drug haul destined for a Northern Rivers festival.

Man sentenced to jail for bush festival drug haul

A MAN has been locked up after being caught with a drug haul destined for a Northern Rivers festival.

Published a story 14th Dec 2018 3:28 PM

A PLANNING proposal has paved the way for a new residential subdivision near coastal wetlands.

West Ballina land slated for development

A PLANNING proposal has paved the way for a new residential subdivision near coastal wetlands.

Published a story 14th Dec 2018 10:48 AM

A CORONIAL inquest has heard that a North Coast man's mental health had "significantly deteriorated" and he may have been hiding it from loved ones.

Inquest looks into 'truly tragic' deaths of father, daughter

A CORONIAL inquest has heard that a North Coast man's mental health had "significantly deteriorated" and he may have been hiding it from loved ones.

Published a story 13th Dec 2018 6:20 AM

THIS $22 million project still hasn't got a green light from the planning authority, despite developers explaining there were "only a few" unresolved matters.

'I want to build stuff, not have arguments': Developer

THIS $22 million project still hasn't got a green light from the planning authority, despite developers explaining there were "only a few" unresolved matters.

Published a story 12th Dec 2018 3:45 PM

POLICE allege the 26-year-old exposed his penis, punched a letter box and planned to attack officers with a wooden post.

Man 'invited police to fight him', court hears

POLICE allege the 26-year-old exposed his penis, punched a letter box and planned to attack officers with a wooden post.

Published a story 12th Dec 2018 3:33 PM

MORE than six years after victim's death, Paul Ian Lane sat silently as he was sentenced for manslaughter.

Ballina man back in jail over fatal assault

MORE than six years after victim's death, Paul Ian Lane sat silently as he was sentenced for manslaughter.

Published a story 11th Dec 2018 3:21 PM

THE court heard local magistrates were "disqualified" from presiding over the man's case.

Napalm accused to remain in custody

THE court heard local magistrates were "disqualified" from presiding over the man's case.

Published a story 11th Dec 2018 2:46 PM

"IT'S fair to say we've worked well with council on this... we've been able to reduce the number of issues substantially".

$22 million development to go before planning panel

"IT'S fair to say we've worked well with council on this... we've been able to reduce the number of issues substantially".

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