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December 2, 2021

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Accusations of false dam claims in Cr Cadwallader’s mayoral campaign

Ballina Shire Council candidates against the idea of a new dam in Byron’s hinterland are accusing fellow candidate Sharon Cadwallader of false claims in her electoral campaign.

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Telling girls they don’t like STEM halves their involvement at any age

Even children as young as six can develop ideas that girls don’t like computer science and engineering as much as boys – stereotypes that carry over into teenagerhood and contribute to gender gaps at university, according to a study published in PNAS.

Ballina Council agrees to consider tighter holiday let policy

The Ballina Shire Council has voted unanimously to investigate options for restricting short-term rental accommodation.

On yer marks! get set – fundraise!

The Ballina Region for Refugees were part of a nationwide event on the weekend – a 5-kilometre fundraising walk on a drizzly, grey Sunday, but with spirits undampened. 

Shovel ready project

Ready-to-go 100 per cent green community power at a solar farm will be over 30 per cent more efficient...

Storylines – An escape from reality

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The high cost of endometriosis

One in six women with endometriosis have lost their jobs due to the condition.

A Pumpenbill man has been airlifted to Gold Coast University Hospital after being attacked by a cow yesterday morning (Tuesday, February 29).

Around 9am, the Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter was called to attend 69-year-old man, who was being treated by road ambulance crews on a rural property.

The helicopter’s medical team assisted in stabilising the man before he was airlifted to hospital suffering multiple limb and pelvic trauma.

 


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