Drugs charges dismissed against medicinal cannabis pioneer

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"No reasonable jury would convict me”

Where to find the cheapest fuel in your town

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The cost of petrol is starting to drop, giving regional drivers hope

Hogan demands Royal Commission into supermarkets, petrol

Hogan demands Royal Commission into supermarkets, petrol

Alleged price gouging a "huge impost" on country people

Motorbike rider crashes on Mt Lindesay Rd

Motorbike rider crashes on Mt Lindesay Rd

Single vehicle crash involving a motorbike

40 years reading the community's needs

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40 years reading the community's needs

Seven funky university courses now on offer

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Niche courses can offer expert status on graduation

Renae Lawrence’s emotional prison ceremony

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The drug courier was blessed in a Hindu ceremony

Is this the end of fresh milk?

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“We just don’t seem to be getting anywhere"

$500 fine for calling PM a ‘f****** Muppet’

$500 fine for calling PM a ‘f****** Muppet’

Man fined $500 for insulting the PM

Young paraplegic father taking on the CrossFit world

Young paraplegic father taking on the CrossFit world

It was a tragic accident that changed his life forever.

Severe storm producing 'golf ball size hail'

Severe storm producing 'golf ball size hail'

A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for the region

Severe, stormy weather, widespread rainfall on the horizon

Severe, stormy weather, widespread rainfall on the horizon

Sunny weather set to move aside for the weekend

Weatherman in 'crisis mode' asks 60,000 followers for help

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The local weather forecaster says he is "struggling to survive".

'Too hot for students': Changes at school as temps nudge 40C

'Too hot for students': Changes at school as temps nudge 40C

As heatwave continues, some schools may change plans for sport

Opinion

    Filly to watch after surprise win

    Filly to watch after surprise win

    Outsider impresses during Ipswich run

    Awakening Australia: 'Jesus freaks' descend on Melbourne

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    Life without Limbs author Nick Vujicic inspires others to share faith

    You don’t decide what my baby eats. I do

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    Our baby was born premature and we are fastidious about her diet.

    Don't let farts rip the sport of darts apart

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    Dart fart-gate a dark day for world sport

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      premium_icon Swimmers flock to Alstonville carnival

      Swimmers on course for season ahead

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      Competitors came from the Gold Coast to Coffs Harbour to compete

      Oliver wants some more

      premium_icon Oliver wants some more

      Cronin does the damage again

      Secret world of Australia's elite combat medics

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      'A movie scene’ as Jody fought to save commando

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      Medic Jody Tieche heroically fought to save his life

      Part 3: ‘She didn’t have to go — we could’ve saved her’

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      “It was a pointless death that could have been avoided".

      ‘Numb’: Voodoo Medics - Part 4

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      Combat doctor Dan Pronk was there for three Aussie soldier deaths.

      National Sport

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        Why Valentine Holmes can make it in the NFL and why he can’t

        Hayne questioned by sex crime detectives

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        Jarryd Hayne questioned by police over sexual assault allegations

        Val set to quit Sharks to pursue NFL dream

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        Cronulla star Valentine Holmes set to quit NRL to pursue NFL dream

        ‘Superficial, naive’: Lowy’s farewell fury

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        Steven Lowy delivers scathing attack in final act as FFA chairman

        Community

          New jet ski for surf club

          New jet ski for surf club

          The jet ski will be used for rescues and shark mitigation

          'Medieval honour' given to young squadron

          premium_icon 'Medieval honour' given to young squadron

          Medieval ceremony re-enacted in Lismore a proud day

          'Likely intoxicated' man in mobility scooter crash

          'Likely intoxicated' man in mobility scooter crash

          Man, 67, doing '40kmh' down street

          PICS: Quirky country show is loved by all

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          There's no country show like Bangalow's

          What's On

            Country stars meet for drought fundraiser

            Country stars meet for drought fundraiser

            At the Lismore Workers Club this Sunday

            This weekend's Northern Rivers markets list

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            Where to get fresh coffee and local produce from

            Old Man's still got it for Mullum

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            CANADIAN singer songwriter Old Man Luedecke is back

            11 fantastic things to do this week on the Northern Rivers

            11 fantastic things to do this week on the Northern Rivers

            From a chook-themed show to The Boy from Oz

            Local Business News

              Death of the old-fashioned family business

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              Disturbing trend is costing the state its history and culture.

              AGL to cut bills after Government threat

              premium_icon AGL to cut bills after Government threat

              AGL becomes the first power retailer to offer automatic discounts.

              Danny's brave journey to find work at bowlo

              premium_icon Danny's brave journey to find work at bowlo

              "I've got no words. I'm really enjoying it"

              Is this 'big thing' coming to Lismore?

              premium_icon Is this 'big thing' coming to Lismore?

              Norco could scoop a giant ice-cream for Lismore

              Lifestyle

                ‘Horrific’: Aussie woman mauled by own dog

                ‘Horrific’: Aussie woman mauled by own dog

                “It’s scary, it could’ve been anyone around here”

                Tested: Audi’s Lamborghini twin

                Tested: Audi’s Lamborghini twin

                Can the R8 match the theatre of the Huracan?

                Don't be tentative about tentacles - dive right in

                Don't be tentative about tentacles - dive right in

                Try this barbecued octopus for a tender, tasty treat.

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                    The Bachelorette and her new beau have given adoring fans a look into their first romantic getaway together in Far North Queensland.

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                    Bachelorette Ali Oetjen and Taite Radley touch down in Cairns

                    ACTRESS Sarah Jessica Parker has admitted that playing New York columnist Carrie Bradshaw in the series had felt like being held “hostage”.

                    SJP: Sex and the City was ‘suffocating’

                    SEX and the City with Sarah Jessica Parker almost never happened

                    Harry and Meghan’s sizeable fortune is under threat because of a legal loophole described as the royal family’s “worst nightmare”.

                    Meghan’s $35 million ‘worst nightmare’

                    Harry and Meghan’s sizeable fortune is under threat

                    The cast of the comedy show reunited eight years after the show disappeared from our screens. But could it be making a comeback?

                    Scrubs cast reunite to discuss reboot

                    The cast of the comedy show reunited eight years later

                    Real Estate

                      Whitsundays back on the rise

                      Whitsundays back on the rise

                      A year and a half after Cyclone Debbie torn through the area

                      Suburbs struggling with mortgage stress

                      Suburbs struggling with mortgage stress

                      Certain households are feeling the pinch more than others

                      The property trend only Queenslanders are enjoying

                      The property trend only Queenslanders are enjoying

                      CommSec report suggests that more apartments may need to be built

                      Jobs

                        AS FARMS struggle to fill vital jobs, changes to the rules around working visas are expected to bring thousands more backpackers to Australia, for longer.

                        premium_icon Visa changes to bring flood of backpackers

                        Islanders doing seasonal work will be able to stay longer

                        YOU can get paid up to $29 an hour working just 15 hours a week. And the best part is you can snag a job with almost no experience.

                        3000 new jobs up for grabs

                        Australia Post braces for ‘record Christmas’ with scores of casual positions.

                        Passion is great but it's important for job seekers to research employment markets and ensure they are making a considered decision.

                        Seek out skills in demand

                        Check the stats to make a smart career choice

                        Motoring

                          In urban SUVs, the front-wheel drive version is all you need

                          In urban SUVs, the front-wheel drive version is all you need

                          Iain Curry answers reader questions.

                          Bold change to world’s favourite car - Toyota Corolla sedan

                          Bold change to world’s favourite car - Toyota Corolla sedan

                          More punch from the new Toyota Corolla.

                          Korea's Kia Optima v Japan's Toyota Camry: who wins?

                          Korea's Kia Optima v Japan's Toyota Camry: who wins?

                          We compare the Toyota Camry V6 SL with the Kia Optima GT.