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COVID update: two new cases in Lismore and fragments in Byron’s STP

The Northern NSW Local Health District, Lynne Weir, today say that two new cases of COVID-19 have been reported for the District to 8pm, 23 October.

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STP problems ignored

The people in Byron Shire need to start asking Byron Shire Council (BSC) and councillors when are they actually...

Who can I trust?

COVID, WHO SHOULD I TRUST ?   I tend to trust people who care, who demonstrate they have no agenda, but to be...

Chainsaw accident Ewingsdale

A 44-year-old arborist suffered a serious lower leg injury following a chainsaw accident at a Ewingsdale property yesterday.

Call to reject Evans Head Iron Gates DA over failure to recognise Indigenous heritage

Evans Head locals call for rejection of Iron Gates DA and recognition of the national significance of the site and its incorporation into the Broadwater National Park.

Iona Herbs

Pam Morrow from Iona Herbs is a one-woman-show. She has spent her whole life growing herbs and produce on...

Water Night coming tomorrow

Rous County Council is putting residents of the Northern Rivers to the test by challenging households to take up the Water Night Challenge.

Annie Pollard from Cabarita Dune Care with a swag of KAB awards in Sydney.
Annie Pollard from Cabarita Dune Care with a swag of KAB awards in Sydney.

Volunteers among the Tweed Coast communities of Fingal Head and Bogangar/Cabarita are celebrating their wins in the Keep Australia Beautiful State Awards announced in Sydney earlier this month.

Fingal Head Coastcare won six awards: Community Partnerships, Young Legends and highly commended in Environmental Protection, Environmental Education, Cultural Heritage and Litter Reduction.

Cabarita Dune Care won the Safety and Services award and were highly commended (runners up) in Community Partnerships.

 


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