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May 17, 2021

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All fired up: former magistrate fumes at news of the world

How does one react to news of environmental vandalism, rampant domestic violence and mutilation of women without anger or distress?

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A confusion of letters in Ocean Shores

Apparently, there is another Ocean Shores in another part of the world, and they have deer…

Locals call for automatic revocation of speeding fines on Hinterland Way in first half of April

When local man Nathan Hicks saw posts on Facebook about locals who had received fines they believed were incorrect he decided to look into challenging his own fine. 

Remembering Bentley

Saturday 15 May is the seventh anniversary of Victory Day at the historic Bentley Blockade, just west of Lismore.

Free mental health workshop for Byron businesses

Business owners in Byron Shire are invited to attend a free 'Healthy Mindset' workshop aimed at providing them with resources and tools to improve mental health and wellbeing, as well as the opportunity to connect with other business owners.

Cartoon of the week – 12 May, 2021

Letters to the editor We love to receive letters, but not every letter will be published; the publication of letters...

Humans suck

Hannah Grace, Ocean Shores I heard on the local news late this afternoon (April 20) that a 370kg tuna ...

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The junior AFL season is well underway. Last weekend the under-14 Ballina Bombers played the Byron Bay Magpies at Fripp Oval in Ballina. Hard work for both sides, unless it was a tie, a dream run was about to end for one club as both sides, until this match, had not suffered a loss this season.

The score tells the tale that Ballina only got the ball through the post once more than the Pies during the match, but their aim was better for a 5.6–36 win over 3.7–25.

 If you’re watching your family’s junior sport, send us a photo to: [email protected]

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