Labor’s Page candidate, Patrick Deegan, is tackling the government over issues including long waits for Centrelink clients, patchy mobile reception and an inadequate NBN rollout.
Lismore’s Friends of the Koala says it’s not too late to prevent koalas going extinct in the wild on the North Coast – but our window of opportunity is rapidly closing.
Whatever the purpose, from polishing cars and high-class furniture, to mopping up paint or grease in workshops, or cleaning valuable plates used in print-making, recycled rags made from donated clothing are prized by North Coast businesses.
The 2018 Nimbin Youth Film Festival has received a timely boost in the form of a $4,950 grant from Lismore Council which will allow it to offer a bumper crop of cash and prizes to young entrants.
The Nimbin Preschool is planning to create an outdoor ‘mud kitchen’ in their veggie garden. You can help by taking tea and cake with them - and no, they won't be made of mud.
National Parks NSW has now assessed and approved the Nightcap Monuments Project and acknowledged the significance of the project to regional history and local communities.
Milo Yeigh, the 19-year-old self-confessed ant nerd who first reported yellow crazy ants to the Department of Primary Industries, has been congratulated for his quick action.
Police have arrested two men and a teenager on outstanding warrants as part of a two-day operation targeting unserved apprehended violence orders, court attendance notices and outstanding warrants in Richmond Police District
The National Toxics Network has advised caution regarding the use of the chemical pesticide Fipronil for the treatment of a yellow crazy ant in Lismore but stopped short of opposing its use.
Visitors from Lismore’s Sister City Yamato Takada, in Japan, will join in the Lismore Lantern Parade next week for the first time. And they will be bringing along a lantern of special significance of their own.
Whether it’s with other men, women or their GP, men are often reluctant to talk about their concerns. As part of Men’s Health Week, the group Andrology Australia has planned a range of events in Lismore that they hope will get men talking.
Police claims to have seized more than 1.4 kilos of cannabis during a raid on a Lindendale property last week have drawn criticism from readers of the Force's own Facebook page.
An historic gathering the widespread members of the Great Sioux Nation, was the initial motivation for Sydney-born photojournalist Angus Mordant to leave his home in New York and head out to Standing Rock in North Dakota.
High-profile environmental lawyer Sue Higginson has been endorsed as the Greens candidate for the seat of Lismore in the 2019 state election, setting the scene for an intriguing battle with fellow rookie candidate Austin Curtin of the National Party and... Read More →
Police say a Lismore Heights man charged with stealing a diamond ring in Sydney over the weekend is also responsible for breaking into a Billinudgel vet in April.
Dunoon woman Hannah Scofield, who was reported missing with warrant absconder Leon King on Friday, was found by police last night.
Do your knees protest on cold winter mornings? Is there a familiar ache that let's you know when rain is on the way? Then you may be exactly the type of person Southern Cross University is looking for.
Lismore City Council’s current Assets Manager Scott Turner has been appointed as Acting General Manager following the recent resignation of outgoing General Manager Gary Murphy.
Lismore City Council has been awarded a $350,000 state government grant to invest in new infrastructure to help increase recycling rates. The new optical sorter will allow it to separate polypropylene from the waste stream.
Federal Page MP Kevin Hogan (Nationals) today announced the official opening of the Greening of the Stadium project at Lismore Basketball Stadium.
Midwives and nurses are busy across the Norther Rivers this week highlighting some of the issues these clinicians face in their work day.
Police are appealing for public assistance following an armed robbery at a property at Corndale at about 2.30pm on Wednesday.
Lismore Council is facing a budget shortfall of almost $2 million and a scramble to find a new GM of the calibre of Gary Murphy, who resigned this week.
A teenager has been charged after threatening a couple with a taser gun near Nimbin yesterday. Police say it is the third such incident they have come across in recent weeks.
In a year that saw hemp foods finally decriminalised and some small progress on medical marijuana, the weekend’s Nimbin MardiGrass renewed its struggle for complete legalisation.