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Tue 4 Aug 2020

Tradie’s ‘second job’ is literally a matter of life or death

premium_icon Tradie’s ‘second job’ is literally a matter of life or death

Craig Wade doesn’t complain about his life. But you could help others like him in less than one minute.

Is the water really ‘teeming’ with sharks?

premium_icon Is the water really ‘teeming’ with sharks?

EXPERTS, divers and surfers debate whether the number of sharks in our region is ‘normal’.

Mon 3 Aug 2020

‘Ban that word’: Mind guru’s advice for battling Broncos

premium_icon ‘Ban that word’: Mind guru’s advice for battling Broncos

A lack of mental toughness is being blamed for the Broncos’ on-field battles, and a high-profile sports psychologist says there’s something that must be banned.

Grisly discovery made on North Coast beach

premium_icon Grisly discovery made on North Coast beach

Campers on a walk along an isolated beach made a gruesome find Sunday morning. ***WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES***

Nova radio star in hot water over photo

Nova radio star in hot water over photo

Radio star Michael “Wippa” Wipfli is in the doghouse after posting a less than flattering photo of his wife on Instagram.

Jetstar, Qantas scrap Sydney-Gold Coast flights

premium_icon Jetstar, Qantas scrap Sydney-Gold Coast flights

All Jetstar and Qantas flights from Sydney to the Gold Coast have been suspended, in another devastating blow for the tourism industry.

‘Dog lover’ crossed border to save pooch

‘Dog lover’ crossed border to save pooch

A man took his love for dogs to a new level when he breached border restrictions to rescue an abandoned pet.

Star slams Ellen: ‘Treated horribly’

Star slams Ellen: ‘Treated horribly’

A TV funnyman appeared on The Ellen Show six times – now he’s speaking out against the embattled host, as others back up his claims.

Father charged with murder of baby son Beau Bradshaw

premium_icon Father charged with murder of baby son Beau Bradshaw

The arrest comes more than two months after detectives launched a complex investigation into the baby’s death in June.

PM announces disaster payment as Melbourne shuts down

premium_icon PM announces disaster payment as Melbourne shuts down

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced the introduction of paid pandemic leave as the massive shutdown of Melbourne’s businesses under stage four restrictions...

Ben Ikin’s Broncos CEO stocks skyrocket

premium_icon Ben Ikin’s Broncos CEO stocks skyrocket

As the search for the new boss of the Broncos intensifies, the job description has shifted dramatically to suit NRL commentator Ben Ikin.

Rams return to the on-field action with a loss

premium_icon Rams return to the on-field action with a loss

THE club has finally returned to the field after the break forced upon them by the COVID-19 pandemic.

'RECKLESS BEHAVIOUR': Health expert slams partygoers

premium_icon 'RECKLESS BEHAVIOUR': Health expert slams partygoers

PUBLIC health expert says there is no excuse for ignoring COVID-19 measures or pretending not to know about the virus

Clients, staff in limbo as family feud buries company

premium_icon Clients, staff in limbo as family feud buries company

A multimillion-dollar QLD company has been put into liquidation, leaving almost 100 people with a disability and 75 workers facing an uncertain future.

Why coaching is ‘not just about football’

premium_icon Why coaching is ‘not just about football’

FOOTBALL Far North Coast have named their coach of the month for August.

Paramedic, cop bashing hotspots revealed

premium_icon Paramedic, cop bashing hotspots revealed

A battle cry to protect emergency services from assault has been made after shocking new data revealed police and ambulance bashers are avoiding jail time.

Renovations help soccer’s problems on and off the pitch

premium_icon Renovations help soccer’s problems on and off the pitch

THE changes at this Northern Rivers club will bring more women and more referees to the game.

Tommy Hilfiger staffer threatens to drown baby over job loss

premium_icon Tommy Hilfiger staffer threatens to drown baby over job loss

A retail worker at an exclusive designer brand has dodged a conviction for sending a text message threatening to drown a woman’s baby.

MISSING: Have you seen Natalie?

MISSING: Have you seen Natalie?

POLICE and family hold concerns for the welfare of the woman, who has not been since last week.

Triton dual-cab beefs up with special edition model

premium_icon Triton dual-cab beefs up with special edition model

After getting some extra external muscle last year the Mitsubishi Triton can now add athleticism to its resume

Activists shut down logging in State Forest

premium_icon Activists shut down logging in State Forest

Protester tied to machines and suspended in tree during fourth action in six weeks

MOST WANTED: 8 people police need to speak with urgently

premium_icon MOST WANTED: 8 people police need to speak with urgently

POLICE are looking to speak with eight people they believe can assist them with inquiries.

What Aussies must do to revive trans-Tasman travel bubble

premium_icon What Aussies must do to revive trans-Tasman travel bubble

A September travel bubble with New Zealand is not even “a remote possibility”, the Kiwis have bluntly declared.

ATO’s tough new crackdown

ATO’s tough new crackdown

The tax office has issued a brand new warning to Aussies – and if you’ve done the wrong thing, you can expect to soon pay dearly.

Premier plays down promise of AFL grand final

premium_icon Premier plays down promise of AFL grand final

Queensland’s home of AFL the Gabba is now looking increasingly likely to snare the AFL grand final as Victoria plummets deeper into a coronavirus crisis.

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