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May 20, 2022

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Richmond candidates 2022: The Greens, Mandy Nolan

Mandy Nolan needs little introduction to most readers of The Echo, where she has a weekly column. She is a comedian and journalist running as a candidate for The Greens in the federal seat of Richmond.

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Busy time for Ballina Region for Refugees

BR4R has not let the floods and COVID slow things down, with lots of recent happenings and more planned for the future.

False altar of ‘globalism’

Since moving to Australia in 2007 I have watched nothing but its sacrifice on the false altar of ‘globalism’....

Everyone reads The Echo

The Echo loves your letters and is proud to provide a community forum on the issues that matter most to our readers and the people of the NSW north coast. So don't be a passive reader, send us your epistles.

Police appeal for missing woman

Lismore Police are appealing to the public for assistance in locating Missing Person, Emily Eden Lazzaroni.

Interviews with Richmond candidates 2022: Liberal Democrats Party candidate Gary Briggs

Gary Biggs lives in the Tweed Shire and owns a small business. He is running as a candidate for the Liberal Democrats Party in the federal seat of Richmond.

The Richmond conundrum

The forthcoming federal election presents the Richmond electorate as an interesting conundrum. I do not believe the current leaders...

The Source Bulk Food

Source-Mullum-crewThe Source has a range of more than 300 foods from dried fruit, nuts and seeds, local raw honey, super foods,to a great selection of flours and grains – including gluten-free, and lots of tempting snacks and treats.

Paul and Emma opened the Source 2 and a 1/2 years ago and love it when they hear their customers expressing pleasure at the quality of the food and being able to purchase just the right amount they need – from a teaspoon of spice, to kilos of lentils. Less waste, less packaging!

Emma says “The wonderful thing about the Byron Shire is the caring diverse community – locals are always quick to lend a helping hand. We often hear shoppers sharing recipes and cooking tips, and we love picking up new ideas to try at home ourselves.”

Go to the Source or delicious, fresh, healthy food this Christmas.

The Source Bulk Food 
Stuart Street, Mullumbimby
Phone 66841007

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The protest vote

Uncanny that in this federal election, in Richmond as elsewhere, the freedom/protest vote parties just about all preference the National or Liberal candidate. To...

Inflated Scomo

During his term, Scomo made plenty of decisions that helped lead us to the inflation we face today. When he says we should not...

Our sitting member

The sitting member for Richmond, Labor’s Justine Elliott, is aptly named because, as far as I have seen, that’s all she’s done for the...

Bittersweet announcement about koalas

Bitter in its necessity and sweet in the action it might prompt, it has been announced today that koalas have been listed as Endangered under the Biodiversity Conservation Act.