February 2015

Published a story 20th Feb 2015 4:14 PM

PLANS for a new $40 million super school in Ballina show a “comprehensive lack of respect” for students, teachers and families at Southern Cross K-12 School, says the P&C; Association.

Parents oppose Ballina super school plan

PLANS for a new $40 million super school in Ballina show a “comprehensive lack of respect” for students, teachers and families at Southern Cross K-12 School, says the P&C; Association.

Published a story 13th Feb 2015 4:42 PM

IT’S been seven years since the national apology to the Stolen Generations, and the milestone was honoured in Lismore yesterday.

Seven years since Apology was made

IT’S been seven years since the national apology to the Stolen Generations, and the milestone was honoured in Lismore yesterday.

Published a story 13th Feb 2015 4:40 PM

A WORLD-FIRST biochar facility planned for Ballina could cost $14 million more than its original estimate.

Biochar project in jeopardy

A WORLD-FIRST biochar facility planned for Ballina could cost $14 million more than its original estimate.

Published a story 9th Feb 2015 7:12 PM

FRIENDS and colleagues of fatal shark attack victim Tadashi Nakahara have remembered him as a “passionate, warm" person

Ballina shark attack victim was 'warm, kind, loyal'

FRIENDS and colleagues of fatal shark attack victim Tadashi Nakahara have remembered him as a “passionate, warm" person

Published a story 9th Feb 2015 10:03 AM

POLICE have hailed a group of surfers as heroes after they swam through bloodstained surf at a Ballina beach to drag a man fatally attacked by a shark to shore.

Fatal shark attack may have been caught on camera

POLICE have hailed a group of surfers as heroes after they swam through bloodstained surf at a Ballina beach to drag a man fatally attacked by a shark to shore.

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January 2015

Commented on a story 22nd Jan 2015 7:52 AM

A CAR has driven into the shop front of Petbarn, at the Lismore Shopping Square, this morning.

Car ploughs into Lismore shopfront

"Petbarn is definitely located at Lismore Square. Here's a link so you can double check:..."

Published a story 21st Jan 2015 6:09 AM

DAIRY cattle on a property north of Kyogle have been placed under quarantine after a confirmed case of tick fever.

Tick fever case puts our livestock producers on a war footing

DAIRY cattle on a property north of Kyogle have been placed under quarantine after a confirmed case of tick fever.

Published a story 14th Jan 2015 7:43 AM

SHE might be 84, but Byron Bay tennis player Margaret Fisher isn’t ready to put away her racket just yet.

Margaret still a smash hit

SHE might be 84, but Byron Bay tennis player Margaret Fisher isn’t ready to put away her racket just yet.

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