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Northern NSW Local Health District COVID update for January 14

The Northern NSW Local Health District reports that to 8pm last night, January 13, there were 905 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in the District – this figure does not include positive rapid antigen tests (RAT) for the reporting period.

Frontline health workers supported

It started, in classic Byron style, with a batch of bliss balls. The homemade treats were whipped up for the nurses at Byron Hospital by local, Sarah Armstrong, after she heard how challenging life had been for them during the Omicron outbreak.

Lismore Councillors sworn in and Committees decided

On Tuesday, Lismore City Council GM Michael Donnelly facilitated the swearing-in of the new Mayor and 10 Councillors in the chambers at Goonellabah.

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There were 962 COVID positive cases of COVID-19 confirmed in the Northern NSW Health District in the 24 hours up to 8pm 11 January.

Record breaking day of COVID deaths as Hillsong sings and dances the night away

As New South Wales breaks another COVID record with 29 lives lost in a single day, NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet spoke to the media this morning with an update on the pandemic.

The historic Evans Heads aerodrome came alive with the roar of aircraft engines and chatter of aviation buffs over the weekend, as it has been doing for its annual Great Eastern Fly-In since 1992. It is the major aviation event on the east coast with aircraft of all types, shapes and sizes including old warbirds and scale models flying in from all over Australia.

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  1. Wonderful Experience for Tweed Coast people.

    Being no longer mobile I was not there but wish the organisers every success, now and n the future.

    Ossie B.

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