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May 19, 2021

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Police appeal for help to find missing teenagers

Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate the boy and a girl who were last seen in Alstonville on Monday.

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Business calls for Tweed train tracks to be kept ignored

More than 800 people had signed a petition calling for a new rail trail to be built next to, rather than in place of, the existing disused railway line running through the shire.

Independent councillor to represent Byron’s water security

Mia Armitage Independent Byron Shire Councillor Cate Coorey says she’s excited to have won the council’s vote for a new...

Remembering Bentley

Saturday 15 May is the seventh anniversary of Victory Day at the historic Bentley Blockade, just west of Lismore.

Independent councillor fact-checks housing supply in the Byron Shire

Independent Byron Shire Councillor Cate Coorey won approval from fellow councillors last week for a new reporting regime she says will offer clarification on dwellings approved in the shire.

Developers push swamp boundaries – will council push back?

It has once again been left to residents to raise serious issues in relation to a development application (DA) that is pushing to overdevelop at 6 Keats Street, Byron Bay at the expense of the environment, in particular the Cumbebin Swamp.

Greens MP calls for greater workplace safety in government

Mia Armitage Greens Member for Ballina Tamara Smith has joined calls for improved workplace safety in government after accusations against...

Martin Bail, Federal

If ScoMo has failed to accept the overwhelming science around man-made climate change, failed to heed the warnings from fire authorities and our own CSIRO, and failed to take action to mitigate against the impacts of that climate change now resulting in massive fires, wildlife and human deaths, including volunteer fire fighters, then isn’t it fair to say that he has blood on his hands?


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3 COMMENTS

  1. I would say ‘it is so’. We, in turn have more
    than a handful of problems, losses & legal
    jargon to deal with due to the PM’s dire
    stupidity & self interest.

  2. I am not ‘green’, Roger & I don’t hide ‘under
    the bed’ in my 75 years of learning to ‘read
    & spot shifty sales-people’. This country’s
    been duded, mate.

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