Lismore and low lying around Casino areas are currently experiencing minor to moderate flooding in some areas as the the Richmond River and Wilsons Rivers heads towards their predicted peaks.
Lismore and Richmond Valley drought affected communities have now had the drought communities fund extended to their areas.
A man has been arrested after an armed robbery of a taxi driver in Casino on Monday.
Residents in and around Drake, in the Tenterfield shire, received welcome news from the Rural Fire Service on Sunday afternoon: the Long Gully Road Fire was finally declared OUT.
Wondering what you can do to help our Northern Rivers neighbours impacted by devastating fires further south?
While RFS volunteers were busy assessing property damage and Cr Mustow was calling for people to register themselves on a survival list run by Red Cross late last week, Mr Pugh said nobody was allowed into the fire-impacted area south of Casino to check on wildlife.
Four teenagers have been arrested over a suspicious fire in a vacant building at Casino yesterday.
A man has faced additional charges following an investigation into a break and enter in Casino.
Casino police will allege that on Thursday afternoon they received calls about a man trespassing. It is alleged that the man became abusive and resisted police arrest.
Police have arrested a Casino man for serious domestic violence offences who breached an apprehended violence order (AVO) yesterday.
Proactive police work has seen a man charged with an array of offences, including possession of a firearm, and break and enter after investigations into a theft in the state’s north.
A man 20-year-old man has been charged with manslaughter following the death of a 24-year-old passenger in a car crash that occurred in Casino earlier this year.
A man has been charged with multiple offences following a carjacking incident in Casino.
Two people have died following a head-on collision near Casino yesterday.
Due to the low rainfall in the catchment areas and falling river levels, residents who receive a town water supply will be subject to level one water restrictions from Wednesday January 16.
A missing Casino man has been found by the combined efforts of the Police Rescue Squad, Westpac Lifesaver Helicopter, and NSW Ambulance.
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.