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One person is in ICU with covid in the Northern Rivers region

There is one person in ICU in the Northern NSW Local Health District and 23 people in hospital with COVID-19. 

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Our sitting member

The sitting member for Richmond, Labor’s Justine Elliott, is aptly named because, as far as I have seen, that’s...

Australian politics transformed

Following an election like no other, Australia looks set to change course on climate and corruption, with the Coalition's Scott Morrison being prised from office and Anthony Albanese about to form a new Labor government with the support of Greens and teal independents.

Ballina Jetboat Surf Rescue stuck in the shed

Dave Carter, the President of Ballina Jetboat Surf Rescue, has gone public about a controversy which has been keeping his team's boat out of rescue service for the last three months.

Comment – National Party encumbrance a problem for Liberals in NSW too

There is no shortage of NSW Liberal MPs out in the media warning they could be next to fall in the push from independent candidates that saw a massive shake up of politics in Australia last weekend. 

The postal vote that never arrived

At 91, there are many things that you can no longer do, but one of the things you still can do is have your voice heard in an election – but not for at least one Byron Shire resident.

Assange – election

As we think about where to put our mark on the ballot paper in this election, spare some time...

After a startling discovery in medical centres all around the north coast it is rumoured that local obesity levels are in dramatic decline. A common link was discovered – those not tipping the scales as hard had been attending Broadfoot gigs. People tend to like to dance at a Broadfoot gig; the feeling creeps up on them, the feet move, the body zings and before they know it they’re dancing and enjoying themselves. Put it in a video package with some fit dancers with abs resembling the undercarriage of a grasshopper on the cover and you could start a whole new craze. Broadfoot will be appearing at the Middle Pub in Mullumbimby tonight from 7:30pm then on Saturday from 9:30pm at the Lennox Hotel.

 

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