September 2019

Published a story 14th Sep 2019 3:50 PM

THE company running a quarry at Woodford Island has been hit with a fine from the Environment Protection Authority

Quarry operators slugged $15k fine by EPA

THE company running a quarry at Woodford Island has been hit with a fine from the Environment Protection Authority

Published a story 14th Sep 2019 1:44 PM

EMERGENCY services have responded to reports of a man who hit his head on a sandbank while taking a swim on a beach south of Yamba

Man suffers neck injuries swimming at Valley beach

EMERGENCY services have responded to reports of a man who hit his head on a sandbank while taking a swim on a beach south of Yamba

Published a story 13th Sep 2019 5:50 PM

Take an exclusive look at surfing legend Nat Young's new book on his life, and how surfing isn't a sport, but a religion

History of an art form, retold: Surfing icon's new book

Take an exclusive look at surfing legend Nat Young's new book on his life, and how surfing isn't a sport, but a religion

Published a story 13th Sep 2019 12:06 PM

POLICE have confirmed an investigation has begun into the cause of the Shark Creek fire, which has burned more than 10,000ha

Police investigating cause of bushfire south of Yamba

POLICE have confirmed an investigation has begun into the cause of the Shark Creek fire, which has burned more than 10,000ha

Published a story 13th Sep 2019 10:47 AM

AFTER 40 years operating in Grafton, a local business has branched out to open a new store

Grafton business eyes expansion into Coffs Harbour

AFTER 40 years operating in Grafton, a local business has branched out to open a new store

Published a story 12th Sep 2019 3:43 PM

Police from Grafton and Byron Bay are investigating property offences after numerous items of jewellery were seized

Grafton, Byron police investigate jewellery thefts

Police from Grafton and Byron Bay are investigating property offences after numerous items of jewellery were seized

Published a story 11th Sep 2019 2:54 PM

Maclean hospital recorded an increase of close to 10 per cent in emergency department presentations compared to the April-June quarter in 2018

Emergency departments face near record activity

Maclean hospital recorded an increase of close to 10 per cent in emergency department presentations compared to the April-June quarter in 2018

Published a story 11th Sep 2019 10:57 AM

A TRAWLER that has sunk in the Clarence River, sending an oil slick down stream, was an 'accident waiting to happen'

Trawler sinks in Clarence River

A TRAWLER that has sunk in the Clarence River, sending an oil slick down stream, was an 'accident waiting to happen'

Published a story 10th Sep 2019 5:25 PM

FACING a bushfire that had burnt 7000ha and fast approaching the two coastal villages, people had to make a choice to stay or evacuate

STAY OR GO: Angourie, Wooloweyah residents make tough choice

FACING a bushfire that had burnt 7000ha and fast approaching the two coastal villages, people had to make a choice to stay or evacuate

Published a story 10th Sep 2019 3:06 PM

'We know that a lot of times people don't leave dangerous situations because they're concerned about leaving their pets behind'

Emergency accommodation for pets available

'We know that a lot of times people don't leave dangerous situations because they're concerned about leaving their pets behind'

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