December 2018

Published a story 18th Dec 2018 4:42 PM

FIREFIGHTERS are working to contain a fire burning at the southern end of Coffs Harbour Regional Airport.

Firefighters battle blaze near Coffs Harbour Airport

FIREFIGHTERS are working to contain a fire burning at the southern end of Coffs Harbour Regional Airport.

Published a story 18th Dec 2018 12:28 PM

VIDEO: Police update media on the search for a missing swimmer, believed to be a 28-year-old Indian national, off the Coffs Coast.

Police warn of 'treacherous' surf as swimmer remains missing

VIDEO: Police update media on the search for a missing swimmer, believed to be a 28-year-old Indian national, off the Coffs Coast.

Published a story 17th Dec 2018 3:01 PM

A $930,0000 centre dedicated to the health of local Aboriginal patients has officially opened at Coffs Harbour Health Campus.

New centre dedicated to Aboriginal patients opens

A $930,0000 centre dedicated to the health of local Aboriginal patients has officially opened at Coffs Harbour Health Campus.

Published a story 17th Dec 2018 1:52 PM

AFTER more than a century since it opened, Boambee Public School's senior students will finally have access to a playground thanks to a $40,000 donation.

Monumental donation made to local school

AFTER more than a century since it opened, Boambee Public School's senior students will finally have access to a playground thanks to a $40,000 donation.

Published a story 14th Dec 2018 3:18 PM

A NUMBER of locals hold concerns the potential privatisation of Coffs Harbour Airport could push prices to exorbitant levels for the average airport user.

Fears airport users may be stung under privatisation

A NUMBER of locals hold concerns the potential privatisation of Coffs Harbour Airport could push prices to exorbitant levels for the average airport user.

Published a story 14th Dec 2018 2:45 PM

Hearing the judge sentence her abuser to prison at Coffs District Court last week, Rachael* was relieved that after almost 20 years, justice was finally served.

Paedophile cops jail time two decades on

Hearing the judge sentence her abuser to prison at Coffs District Court last week, Rachael* was relieved that after almost 20 years, justice was finally served.

Published a story 13th Dec 2018 4:10 PM

THE number of young people struggling with drug addiction and mental illness on the mid north coast is 'growing'.

Combating drug dependency in local youth

THE number of young people struggling with drug addiction and mental illness on the mid north coast is 'growing'.

Published a story 11th Dec 2018 11:53 AM

Environmentalist Darren Squibb cycles to several towns to bring to light the diminishing koala population.

Local cycles down east coast in 'urgent' bid to save koalas

Environmentalist Darren Squibb cycles to several towns to bring to light the diminishing koala population.

Published a story 7th Dec 2018 12:10 PM

THE potential routes announced this week for the State Government's proposed high-speed rail network has come with a glaring omission - Coffs Harbour.

Coffs excluded from high-speed rail plan

THE potential routes announced this week for the State Government's proposed high-speed rail network has come with a glaring omission - Coffs Harbour.

Published a story 7th Dec 2018 12:05 PM

Councillors have voted to undertake an expression of interest from private operators for the future management of Coffs Harbour Airport.

Vision for international airport a step closer to reality

Councillors have voted to undertake an expression of interest from private operators for the future management of Coffs Harbour Airport.

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