September 2017

Commented on a story 5th Sep 2017 10:39 AM

THE family of a teenager who took her own life have issued an emotional public plea about bullying dangers as they paid tribute to a girl who “lit up a room”.

Why this beloved surf lifesaver, 13, took her own life

"If only that teacher had some rights to act, chances are that they are being bullied too. Talk to the..."

August 2017

Commented on a story 30th Aug 2017 11:00 AM

A CATHOLIC school in Lismore has received widespread praise for allowing two transgender students to dress in school uniforms aligned with their gender identity

Transgender students drive change at Catholic school

"Well done Trinity! This is impressive and forward-thinking education. "

July 2017

Commented on a story 28th Jul 2017 8:20 PM

A BALLINA woman said weed spray could affect people's health.

Call to council to stop spraying chemical herbicide

"Thank you Helen. Monsanto doesn't understand what safety means. If Council delineates between areas..."

Commented on a story 24th Jul 2017 1:13 PM

Faulty Takata airbags which are linked to 18 deaths globally and the world's biggest recall in automotive history are being replaced by new faulty airbags,

Faulty airbags 'can fire shrapnel at you and your family'

"Unlike WooliByter, I have received 1 recall notice in the four years I've had my Toyota. I have rung..."

May 2017

Commented on a story 27th May 2017 11:46 AM

Despite millions of dollars upgrading Lismore Base Hospital, complaints against it continue to be aired in the media.

Run of woes impact on Lismore Base

"I had a procedure done at LBH yesterday. The news has not been good so I went with some caution. The..."

February 2017

Commented on a story 28th Feb 2017 3:09 PM

TWO Northern Rivers councils were named with eight councils across the state that applied for rate rises to fund a host of improvements across the shires.

Are your rates going up by over 33%?

"STOP! They keep going up and up and up, getting so many people into financial stress. Councils need to..."

Commented on a story 15th Feb 2017 8:32 PM

AN online petition has been launched in a bid to stop traffic lights being installed on a busy North Coast road.

Petition opposes traffic lights on Coast Road

"Where is the petition? I want to sign!"

Commented on a story 15th Feb 2017 8:32 PM

SEVERAL accidents involving cyclists have sparked residents to call for council to build a new section of coastal path away from the busy road.

New pathway and road don't mix

"I was a bike rider in Ballina. I completely disagreed with having to dismount on the Riverside Walk..."

Commented on a story 14th Feb 2017 8:00 PM

THE STATE government could act now to remove a courtroom hurdle from the path of Adani's Carmichael coal mine, opposition leader Tim Nicholls has claimed.

Adani project stalled by shock land rights decision

"Dirty, dirty, dirty fuel boring town-sized holes in pristine land. Pushed by dirty, dirty, dirty people..."

Commented on a story 2nd Feb 2017 5:17 PM

<strong>UPDATE:</strong> The aggressive fast-tracking of Senex Energy's gas projects in south-west Queensland has been welcomed by the State Government.

Fast-tracked Surat Basin CSG project to create 100 jobs

"We call ourselves the protectors. And this is exactly what we aim to stop. "

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