Police are currently at the scene of a suspicious fire at a school in Casino this morning.
Local diving instructor received a Hero to Animals Award from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals after rescuing a Grey Nurse shark from a slow and painful death.
While a recent death on the Bruxner Highway and Ballina Road has grabbed the RMS minister's attention locals are wondering why Byron Council are still struggling to get funding from the RMS to fix 'intolerable' risks identified on Coolamon Scenic Drive by RMS in 2017.
Labor is calling for more police in Ballina after it was revealed that the numbers are the same as 30 years ago.
Do you have an old bike that is just sitting around not getting any use? Well now you have the chance to give it away and give it a new lease on life at the same time.
Today it is White Balloon Day Australia’s only national awareness and fundraising campaign dedicated to preventing child sexual assault.
The local approach to solving climate change has just taken another step in the right direction.
Get your film up in lights at this years Nimbin Youth Film Festival.
It is time to sing and it doesn’t matter if you have never sung before. Voices of Birralee’s adult choir Birralee Recycled will be in Mullumbimby this Saturday hosting a workshop with the Northern Rivers Folk Choirs before performing a Sing in Spring concert... Read More →
Professor Tyrone Carlin, from the University of Sydney, has been appointed as the new Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic)at Southern Cross University.
One of Australia’s two major parties must be convinced to oppose the Adani coal mine before an election is called, a local campaign launch was told last week.
A thirty minute police chase took place yesterday through the suburbs of Kingscliff, Chinderah, Banora Point, Fingal Head and Tweed Heads, for approximately 35km.
A 4WD land cruiser ran up an embankment flipping it on its side yesterday on Wilson’s Creek Road around midday according to witnesses.
A group of local artists and community members have banded together to put ‘art’ back into the Federal School of Arts.
It was Anna’s passion for social media and her genuine approach to her audience that saw her win the award for Best Emerging Social Media Marketer of the Year
A little ninja action on your part could help educate young women in Sierra Leone and Uganda. Isabelle McMullen has set up a ninja fun event at Ninja Play Academy to raise money for One Girl.
They’ve been doing it all around the country yet this is the first time the show Women Like Us will be on show in Mullumbimby and they are coming to town to help out kids at our local schools.
Overnight the mouth of Tallow Creek at Suffolk Park opened and water is now flowing into the ocean. Yesterday afternoon Byron Shire Council used a small excavator to scrape the sandbar to a height just above the water level.
Recognising that working together they can do more for drought-affected communities the Bangalow and Mullumbimby chambers of commerce have joined forces to provide help to the shire of Gwydir in the New England region of NSW.
Over the past 22 months the Mullumbimby Ex-Services Club has hosted monthly raffles to support the Mullumbimby Public School Parents and Citizens Association.
A delivery driver for Murwillumbah butchery Sunnyside Meats is nursing his (minor) wounds after the ute he was driving spun off Tyalgum Road, Eungella, yesterday afternoon.
Not having been jailed, local comedian Mark Swivel has had to take another, more radical route to get our attention. That’s right, he’s planning to become a politician!
The Greens' leader talks to Paul Bibby about issues ranging from the Liberals' leadership struggle, the party's growth as a third force in politics and the West Byron development.
Local Land Services and NSW Department of Primary Industries successfully wrapped up stage two of their Yellow Crazy Ant response in Lismore and Terania Creek on Sunday.
To help people with disabilities, their families and carers be heard, Make it Work forums are being held by the Every Australian Counts coalition across Australia. This Friday (September 7) a forum is being held in Ballina