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Driving kids into dream careers with ’light’ apprenticeships

Premium Content Driving kids into dream careers with ’light’ apprenticeships

Pilot program is connecting high school students with businesses

Will surf life savers wear face masks, gloves this summer?

Premium Content Will surf life savers wear face masks, gloves this summer?

WITH patrolling starting next weekend, 6000 locals in 10 clubs are getting ready...

18 years, one family, one bloody amazing documentary

Premium Content 18 years, one family, one bloody amazing documentary

Filmmaker said the story of this Lennox Head family was "important"

Scared, confused elderly patients cancel health appointments

Premium Content Scared, confused elderly patients cancel health appointments

Border confusion still causing nightmares for Northern NSW residents

35,000 face masks needed to deliver meals, can you help?

35,000 face masks needed to deliver meals, can you help?

MEALS on Wheels NSW has asked the community to support protecting their volunteers...

‘We are now in lockdown’: Aged care facility’s big decision

Premium Content ‘We are now in lockdown’: Aged care facility’s big decision

THE Northern Rivers facility says they are prioritising the safety of residents and...

What to do if you have a health appointment in Queensland

Premium Content What to do if you have a health appointment in Queensland

APPOINTMENTS can still go ahead, but there is a major hurdle you may need to...

COVID-19 safety plans inspected at cafes and restaurants

Premium Content COVID-19 safety plans inspected at cafes and restaurants

NSW DPI representatives visited businesses in Ballina, Richmond Valley, Lismore...

Is the water really ‘teeming’ with sharks?

Premium Content Is the water really ‘teeming’ with sharks?

Experts, divers, surfers debate whether number of sharks is ‘normal’

Proof we are losing payroll jobs faster than other regions

Premium Content Proof we are losing payroll jobs faster than other regions

We are rating just below Sydney areas. ***See the interactive map***

Councils refuse to give more money to the library

Premium Content Councils refuse to give more money to the library

THERE has been a last-minute request from Richmond Tweed Regional Library for...

CHEERS: Brewery gives $100k to 6 local groups

Premium Content CHEERS: Brewery gives $100k to 6 local groups

COMMUNITY organisations based in the Tweed and Northern Rivers have said ‘cheers!’...

The crazy things we need to do to get phone signal

Premium Content The crazy things we need to do to get phone signal

ONE Lismore resident has to climb up a ladder to get urgent text messages.

Being deaf doesn’t stop Tallula leading a choir

Premium Content Being deaf doesn’t stop Tallula leading a choir

THE local Auslan choir has moved online, bringing a range of challenges and rewards...

Call for cyclists to give way to walkers on shared paths

Premium Content Call for cyclists to give way to walkers on shared paths

Dog walkers have also been cautioned to keep dogs on short lead.

Northern Rivers funeral industry softens blow for families

Premium Content Northern Rivers funeral industry softens blow for families

THE Northern Rivers funeral industry has adapted quickly to soften the blow of...

Community to farewell artist Digby Moran

Community to farewell artist Digby Moran

A public service will be held this Friday

Four-legged friend to take teen to formal

Four-legged friend to take teen to formal

Teen to bring unique partner to year 12 formal