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Woman choppered to hospital after fall from horse

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Hilary Bain If it wasn’t for seeds and plants, we humans, along with all the animals, birds and insects would...

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Interview with James McMillan, founder of the Byron Surf Festival

With the Byron Bay Surf Festival just days away, founder James McMillan took a few minutes to talk to Seven about the awesome things planned for the coming weekend.

Northern Rivers policeman accused of youth assault acquitted

Magistrate Michael Dakin has ordered a common assault charge against a former Byron-based policeman be dropped after an altercation involving a naked youth in Byron Bay three years ago.

International Women’s Day kerfuffle at Ballina

One councillor walked out of Ballina Council's recent meeting during an emotional discussion about speakers at an upcoming IWD event.

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Will the Lennox Park pavilion survive?

Ballina Shire Council will today debate the future of the Lennox Park pavilion/dressing shed, which is slated for removal as part of the Lennox Village Vision concept plan.

Cavanbah centre gets a taste of 3×3 basketball

The Byron Beez basketball team in collaboration with the U League hosted a 3x3 tournament at the Cavanbah centre at the end of January that attracted 30 teams.

The Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter airlifted a woman with spinal injuries from a rural property on Rock Valley Road to Lismore Base Hospital on Saturday (October 10).

The 37-year-old woman had been involved in a horse riding accident and at around 11am ambulance officers at the scene requested the helicopter to assist with the rescue owing to the nature of  her njuries and the limited four-wheel-drive access to the site.

The rider was transported in a stable condition with spinal and shoulder injuries.


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