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Byron Shire
March 5, 2021

Lismore in the red

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Cecily McGee, Mullumbimby It's very misleading for the Byron Shire Echo to repeatedly give Ben Franklin free media coverage,  as in...

Lismore City Council had a $10.5 million operating deficit at the end

of last year, finance manager Rino Santin announced yesterday.

The council also has a cash deficit of about $100,000.

Council will need to defer non-essential expenditure to get the budget

back in the black, he said.

He is putting an options report together for Council to consider


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Naming Ben Franklin

Cecily McGee, Mullumbimby It's very misleading for the Byron Shire Echo to repeatedly give Ben Franklin free media coverage,  as in the article about the Mullumbimby...

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Rape, the law, and naming the man responsible

David Heilpern tackles key questions relating to the allegation of rape by a cabinet minister.