Regional News

Tue 11 Dec 2018

Christmas delivery deadline looming

Christmas delivery deadline looming

December 25 is fast approaching — and if you want your loved ones to get their mail on time, this is the deadline you have to meet.

Mon 10 Dec 2018

$9.5 million for long-awaited bypass project

$9.5 million for long-awaited bypass project

IT MAY not be a "magic bullet”, but this major project will make a big difference to the town.

Fri 7 Dec 2018

All you need is Jazz and Gumbo in Nimbin

All you need is Jazz and Gumbo in Nimbin

THE Magnificence band will offer some New Orleans-style music today.

CAR HITS TREE: Traffic affected on Pacific Highway

CAR HITS TREE: Traffic affected on Pacific Highway

TRAFFIC is affected in both directions on the Pacific Highway south of Ballina this morning, after a car crashed into a tree.

Thu 6 Dec 2018

Man falls 15m as cherry picker topples

Man falls 15m as cherry picker topples

THE Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter is on scene at the incident.

Wed 5 Dec 2018

Urgent recall for popular pie brand

Urgent recall for popular pie brand

THE company that makes one of Australia’s most popular apple pies has been forced to pull it from the shelves after fears they may contain glass.

Scary number of drivers falling asleep while driving

Scary number of drivers falling asleep while driving

A staggering number of NSW drivers have nodded off behind the wheel for a “microsleep” that can last as little as one second but still have deadly consequences.

Tue 4 Dec 2018

Woman trapped after Pacific Hwy head-on

Woman trapped after Pacific Hwy head-on

SIX ambulance crews have been called to the scene, where one person is trapped.

Mon 3 Dec 2018

How your pay compares to other Aussies

How your pay compares to other Aussies

IF YOU have wondered how your pay compares to other Australians, some key figures have been released showing what we all earn.

Major brewer feels the sting of ring pull beer caps

Major brewer feels the sting of ring pull beer caps

Beer drinkers say their new stubbies have lost something special, with that classic sound of "sttt" in the opening of a twist top now gone.

Sat 1 Dec 2018

Police seize 70kg of marijuana after stopping erratic driver

Police seize 70kg of marijuana after stopping erratic driver

THE erratic driving was probably a dead giveaway.

Fri 30 Nov 2018

Thor’s ridiculously huge Byron Bay mansion

Thor’s ridiculously huge Byron Bay mansion

New photos have revealed Chris Hemsworth’s shopping centre-sized Byron Bay mega-mansion nearing completion - and it’s amazing.

Thu 29 Nov 2018

Tears for an 'angel': Intimate farewell for Marie

Tears for an 'angel': Intimate farewell for Marie

Community farwells Marie van Beers

Urgent call to parents on backyard tragedies

Urgent call to parents on backyard tragedies

SUMMER danger as almost 10 children die a year in NSW

Wed 28 Nov 2018

Warning over sinister phone scam

Warning over sinister phone scam

POLICE have shared audio from a dangerous call that multiple Australians have been receiving, warning them not to give into the made up threats.

Tue 27 Nov 2018

Brazen thief steals from homes while victims are inside

Brazen thief steals from homes while victims are inside

POLICE allege the man stole cash and credit cards from the homes.

Dam drained in search for missing mum

Dam drained in search for missing mum

A forensic search is underway in northern NSW after police received a tip-off about the 1982 disappearance and suspected murder of Roxlyn Bowie.

WATCH OUT: Whooping cough outbreak on the way

WATCH OUT: Whooping cough outbreak on the way

Almost 800 people on North Coast notified with disease, despite high immunisation rates

Mon 26 Nov 2018

Close call for girl, 7, who was struck by car

Close call for girl, 7, who was struck by car

POLICE have reiterated the importance of safety in school zones.

Deadly disease outbreak endangering babies

Deadly disease outbreak endangering babies

PREGNANT women and new parents are urged to protect their children and the community by keeping up to date with their whooping cough vaccinations.

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