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April 19, 2021

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Head-on crash car traveling in wrong direction

Police say that two men are in hospital after an accident on the M1 overnight, when emergency services responded to reports of a crash involving two cars near Clothiers Creek

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Tweed council adopts Jack Evans Boat Harbour plan

The Tweed Shire Council has announced that they have adopted the Plan of Management for the Jack Evans Boat Harbour precinct.

HuskeeSwap launches in Lennox

An exciting initiative to keep coffee cups out of landfill launched in Lennox Head yesterday. Ballina Shire Council is backing the HuskeeSwap program with free coffees at different cafes in Lennox this week, for coffeeholics keen to try a new solution to a growing problem.

Remembering and Healing – the Northern Rivers peace effort

The community of Lismore are invited to join events organised by the Remembering and Healing (RaH) group over the weekend encompassing ANZAC Day.

Where announcements masquerade as action

The great secret about government in Australia is this: no-one wants to know about government in Australia.

Man charged with assault after death at Coffs Harbour

A man will face court today charged with assault as inquiries continue into the death of a man at Coffs Harbour after an altercation on Saturday.

Getting the right stuff in your bins in the Tweed

Tweed Council is asking residents to be more careful with what waste they put in which bin – a surprising amount of the area's refuse, both recycling and landfill, ends up in the wrong receptacle.

Ella Spice launching into a punt for The Brunswick Valley Bulldogs.

The Brunswick Valley Bulldogs AFL Club is looking to build on the momentum generated in 2017 and field teams in every age category for the northern rivers Junior AFL competition this season.

The long-established club has being revitalised by a bumper management committee and was named ‘2017 Northern Rivers Junior Club of the Year’.

‘This was a testament to last year’s longtime president Stan Stevens and outgoing club secretary Hayley Richards, as well as the hard work of the 2017 committee,’ Rod Spice, junior development officer, said.

This year the ‘Doggies’ want to field teams in all possible age groups for boys and girls.

New president Matt Kane is excited by what the new  expanded committee can accomplish in the 2018 season.

‘Our club is a family club built on fun, fitness and sportsmanship and a love of AFL footy. Everybody is welcome.

‘Projects are underway to improve our clubhouse and provide lighting to the ground’.

The club will be holding a sign-on next Saturday February 10 at Banner Park Brunswick Heads (opposite Hotel Brunswick) between 10am and 1pm

For more info: Jenna Browning club registar  0423 772 186.

Club highlights from 2017 include:

Cam Willis – Northern Rivers Junior AFL Coach of the Year;

Jordan Diehm – U/15 Girls League Best and Fairest;

Bulldogs AFL 9s senior team going through the season undefeated to win the local 9s completion.

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