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October 22, 2021

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Around 2,000 residents in Lismore lost their electricity connection on Wednesday night after a large gum tree took out power lines.

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Cartoon of the week – 20 October, 2021

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Perrottet & Opus Dei

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Diadem Street, Lismore

Around 2,000 residents in Lismore lost their electricity connection on Wednesday night after a large gum tree took out power lines.

One new COVID case in Lismore and Local Health District venues of concerns

Northern NSW Local Health District says there has been one new case of COVID-19 reported for the are to 8pm 17 October.

Thank you David Heilpern for elucidating so eloquently a raft of issues that succinctly cover the current political climate… particularly in respect to the lack of clear forward-thinking leadership.

I hope to see further opinion pieces of this ilk.

Gaida Macs, Kingscliff


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