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September 24, 2021

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The Northern NSW Local Health District (NNSWLHD) have updated their list of venues of concern for the Lismore LGA.

Compost back on Lismore’s gardening menu

Lismore City Council says that their BIOCycle Compost is again on sale from the Lismore Recycling & Recovery Centre and Nimbin Transfer Station, after a two-year break.

Byron Shire Councillors get behind vaccination push

Public buildings such as the Mullumbimby Civic Hall could become mass COVID-19 vaccination centres, under a proposal put forward by Byron Council last week.

A matter of choice

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BREAKING: Byron and Tweed shires go into week-long lockdown

Stay-at-home orders will be introduced for the Byron Shire, Tweed and Kempsey Local Government Areas (LGAs) from 5pm today for seven days due to an increased COVID-19 public health risk.

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Tim Harrington, Lennox Head.

Re: Cameron Bell’s article It couldn’t have happened to a nicer bloke.

It must take a highly qualified legal mind to present a judgement that a headbuttee is the person responsible for the headbutt, rather than the headbutter.

And Mr Bell, if you are indeed a witness the debilitating effects of violence on victims, the court of public opinion would not consider you to be an expert witness.

I guess that this is why the decisions of some of our learned judicial minds are at odds with normal principles of honesty and fairness.

We get the judicial system we deserve if we are not prepared to stand up to this bullying from the legal profession.


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