December 2019

Published a story 13th Dec 2019 11:55 AM

THE much-needed rain is a mixed blessing on the fireground, with cloudy conditions causing problems for aviation support.

Rain helps fireys, but more needed

THE much-needed rain is a mixed blessing on the fireground, with cloudy conditions causing problems for aviation support.

Published a story 13th Dec 2019 11:21 AM

THE Far North Coast surf lifesaving team has won the country titles for the seventh year in a row.

‘Absolutely fantastic’: Surf lifesavers’ impressive victory

THE Far North Coast surf lifesaving team has won the country titles for the seventh year in a row.

Published a story 13th Dec 2019 10:21 AM

A KEEN gardener offered to show police their greenhouse where to their surprise the officers discovered a number of cannabis plants growing in pots.

Suprising thing cops found when invited to view a garden

A KEEN gardener offered to show police their greenhouse where to their surprise the officers discovered a number of cannabis plants growing in pots.

Published a story 12th Dec 2019 9:26 AM

“With any other neighbour, you look after your side and they look after theirs, but that’s not how it works with the government”.

Government is ‘worst neighbour in a fire’, says Hurford boss

“With any other neighbour, you look after your side and they look after theirs, but that’s not how it works with the government”.

Published a story 11th Dec 2019 2:53 PM

FAMILY and friends are devastated by the loss of a much-loved 25-year-old man, who was killed in a tragic crash near Lismore.

'Fly high, beautiful boy': Tributes to man killed in crash

FAMILY and friends are devastated by the loss of a much-loved 25-year-old man, who was killed in a tragic crash near Lismore.

Published a story 11th Dec 2019 12:02 PM

ENJOYING the trees and plants from someone else’s garden while out in your own is known as borrowed scenery and it’s nice to know we can all be part of sharing the view.

The absolute joy of sharing your garden

ENJOYING the trees and plants from someone else’s garden while out in your own is known as borrowed scenery and it’s nice to know we can all be part of sharing the view.

Published a story 11th Dec 2019 11:56 AM

A FUNDRAISING campaign has been created to assist an Alstonville family who have lost all their belongings in a terrible house fire only two weeks before Christmas.

Family lost everything in house fire, including their pets

A FUNDRAISING campaign has been created to assist an Alstonville family who have lost all their belongings in a terrible house fire only two weeks before Christmas.

Published a story 11th Dec 2019 11:33 AM

FIREFIGHTERS are expecting today to be a repeat of Tuesday’s conditions, with thunderstorms and dry lightning a hazard as they battle flames across the region.

Lightning, storms to hinder firefighters' efforts

FIREFIGHTERS are expecting today to be a repeat of Tuesday’s conditions, with thunderstorms and dry lightning a hazard as they battle flames across the region.

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