Police are currently at the scene of a suspicious fire at a school in Casino this morning.
A man has been charged with deliberately lighting a fire near Casino in northern NSW.
Elderly care facilities are suffering under the federal government’s freeze on the aged care funding with one care provider in Casio and Grafton cutting staff hours significantly.
A 58yr old female has been flow to to Lismore base Hospital after the tractor she was driving rolled over her in a paddock near Casino.
Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate a man missing from the Casino area. Steven John Close, aged 56, was last seen leaving a hospital in Urbenville on Tuesday 22 May 2018.
Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a man following a domestic incident in the state’s north.
Concerns over erosion management, significant damage to important habitat trees and disregard for Aboriginal heritage at Busby's Flat near Casino have been raised in relation to plantation clearing taking place over the weekend.
The Westpac helicopter has been kept busy in the last 24 hours with two road accidents requiring members of the public to be air lifted to Brisbane and Lismore hospitals.
Four people have been charged after a music event in Casino.
A third person has been charged following an investigation into the assault of a man during an armed robbery at Casino earlier this week.
A woman has been charged with fraud offences in relation to financial gain for an illness at Casino.
The group seeking to set up a medical cannabis farm and extraction plant near Casino has filed application to obtain a medicinal cannabis licence and a cannabis research licence in collaboration with the National Institute of Complementary Medicine.
Byron Writers Festival is taking spoken word artist Miles Merrill and novelists Sophie Green and Jennifer Down on the road to Casino, Glenn Innes and Tenterfield on the StoryBoard bus.
Enhancing the biodiversity conservation and cultural heritage values of Busbys Flat, south west of Casino, by restoring native vegetation and riparian areas through pest plant control is being achieved through the partnership of the Casino-Boolangle Local Aboriginal Land Council (LALC) and the Northern Rivers Fire and Biodiversity Consortium.
More than 2000 flying foxes have died from the heatwave with thousands of dead bats picked up by Richmond Valley Council officers in Casino's McAuliffe Park, in the Hickey and Barker streets area, as well as in Queen Elizabeth Park, along the riverbank, and on the roadway.
A motorcyclist has died after hitting a cow and then a police car in an accident about 10km west of Coraki near a bridge along the Casino Coraki Road overnight.
Forty cameras have been installed across Casino’s central business district as part of a push to stamp out crime and anti-social behaviour.
Police cracking down on the drug 'ice' (methamphetamine) raided three properties in and around Casino yesterday, making one arrest.
Criminal action on the streets of Casino will soon be beamed directly to the local police station via a series of closed circuit television cameras.
About 1,300 tonnes of road base laid by a Lismore company will be ripped up and replaced in Centre Street, Casino, after it was found to be defective.
The hunt is on for a man who used a knife to rob money from a club in Casino on Sunday evening.
Metgasco plans to activate its Casino gas project and Richmond Valley power plant in the first half of next year, CEO Peter Henderson told the company's AGM last week.
A fireworks display will light up the sky over Casino next Thursday as part of the town’s annual community Christmas tree light-up and street party.
Page MP Kevin Hogan is hoping to save the historic Casino Drill Hall from being auctioned under a government policy of asset sales. But he has just two weeks until auction day.
‘It was literally raining bats at Casino on Saturday,’ said WIRES incident manager Katy Stewart of the catastrophe that faced wildlife carers as thousands of bats dropped dead out of the trees in the 44-degree heat.