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Surf Lifesaving FNC reported at least three beaches have been closed on Wednesday...

‘Artists chronicle our times’: gallery ready for Archibald

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Two local artists are among finalists whose works will be exhibited

14 Northern NSW restaurants earn prestigious accolade

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We’re spoiled for choice with these truly amazing restaurants. How many have you...

Explained: When are the Byron Bay new traffic lights on?

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The signals will delay traffic from the wes of the interchange.

Man to defend MDMA, ice supply charges

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Police charged the 28-year-old following a traffic stop on the North Coast.

Pool owners need to stay vigilant this summer

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President Biden invited to visit Queensland

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Joe Biden inauguration: New US President invited to visit Gold Coast in 2022

Biden signs executive orders to reverse Trump's policies

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Joe Biden Inauguration 2021: US politics, live updates

‘Full of optimism’: Joe Biden’s speech in full

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Joe Biden’s inaugural address marked just the first act in the most challenging...

Teen with 149 siblings reveals life in a cult

Teen with 149 siblings reveals life in a cult

Teenage brothers expose life growing up in a polygamous family

BOM issues hazardous surf warning

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Surfers, fishers, swimmers and boaters should avoid the ocean.

More severe storms and wild weather on the way

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Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain are on the agenda

'BIG THREAT': Thunderstorms, rain, wind, hail, flooding

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BOM predicts the Northern Rivers is in for some more wild weather

Local records tumble after fourth wettest December ever

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Murwillumbah and Tweed Heads received incredible rainfall last month

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    Biden, good luck ending US ‘uncivil war’

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    His own foreshadowed policies will make that more difficult

    'Impossible India: The day bullies became the bullied'

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    Take it all India. You deserve it, writes ROBERT CRADDOCK.

    OUR SAY: Alternative facts show problem with Australia Day

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    It may be well meaning, but the facts are clear, and we need to acknowledge the...

    This is why Joe Biden faces an enormous task: Kennett

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      Fireworks and 100 laps for Australia Day double-header

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      Motorsports fans will be cheering on future stars and established champions at the...

      How Lismore saved the future of All-Star baseball team

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      Win-win for baseball fans and the Australian Baseball League

      ’We have lost a great man’: Sporting community in mourning

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      The 83-year-old former Olympic cyclist died after a fall

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        Novak Djokovic writes another letter

        Novak Djokovic writes another letter

        Number one says he is not “selfish, difficult and ungrateful”

        Champ wants McGregor not Tszyu

        Champ wants McGregor not Tszyu

        Boxing champ Patrick Teixeira wants to fight Conor McGregor, not Tim Tszyu

        Barrett’s pick to lead Bulldogs revival

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        Trent Barrett talks new recruits and big expectations at the Bulldogs in 2021

        Seven lessons brave Indians taught Australia

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        Australia v India: Seven lessons Australian cricket must learn

        Tenterfield News

          $10M pipe dream to revamp town’s public pool

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          It’s a grand vision ‒ but can the council even afford it?

          ‘Regrettable’: Tenterfield council boss resigns

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          “I respect the man as an individual and respect the job he’s done”.

          Will the weather remain like this for the New Year?

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          BOM has offered a very clear forecast: ‘messy’ swell and medium-range temperatures.

          Have your say, ask for better rural health now

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          What services would you like to see more in regional and rural health...

          New electric initiative could jolt regional tourism

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          Tenterfield’s newest addition could be a boost to small towns.

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            Free drink, cool new park: Perks of a bypassed town

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            Woodburn is playing a key role in saving lives these school holidays

            Planning under way for Casino cemetery expansion

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            More burial sites may not be needed for many years.

            Lifeline answered more than 22,000 calls in one month

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            “Our wonderful volunteers and staff stepped up to the challenge ... suicide...

            Casino part of $26M pilot project for ‘better’ social housing

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            The pilot project aims to provide modern, sustainable, medium density social...

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              Live theatre is coming back to Goonellabah

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              Lismore Theatre Company has confirmed its February shows for their production of...

              FULL LIST: Ballina’s nominees for Australian of Year Awards

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              Channel 9’s James Bracey will be guest speaker, and MC will be broadcaster and...

              Lights, camera, action as new gig opportunity heads to Byron

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              The event will showcase at the Northern Hotel in Byron Bay later this year.

              5 fabulous flicks you can see at new film festival

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              THE oldest surviving animated feature film in the world is coming to the Bangalow...

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                30 silos, almost 13m high, proposed for Ballina Shire

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                The silos would be used for seasonal storage of local produce

                Shock setback for gold mine west of Casino

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                Company has been working to “unlock the value” of the site

                Why a medical cannabis pioneer is moving to the North Coast

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                The cannabis oil manufacturer has its eye on possible opportunities in the local...

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                  Urgent ham recall over listeria fears

                  Urgent ham recall over listeria fears

                  Urgent recall issued for leg ham sold across the country over listeria fears

                  Nurse who dealt cocaine with husband keeps registration

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                  ‘Nothing compares to (the) embarrassment and shame I feel’

                  How to save serious money on school lunches

                  How to save serious money on school lunches

                  Delivering daily school lunches can be challenging for parents

                  Magistrate to stalker: ‘I’m surprised you’re still single’

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                  The 26 year old from Mackay met his victim on a dating app and then harassed her...

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                    Why Jimmy Barnes has formed a new band

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                    Australian rock hero Jimmy Barnes has formed a new band

                    Gaga, J-Lo wow at inauguration

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                    Lady Gaga, J-Lo deliver dazzling performances at Biden inauguration

                    Model’s ‘big bum’ loses her work

                    Model’s ‘big bum’ loses her work

                    Love Island’s Arabella Chi says her bum was ‘too big’ to get model jobs

                    Watts’ ‘shocking’ encounter with ‘co-star’

                    Watts’ ‘shocking’ encounter with ‘co-star’

                    Usually when you meet a fellow actor on the first day, they don’t poop on you. But...

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                      First look: Ground to break on giant $400m supertower

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                      Construction of a new $400 million, 63-storey supertower to start

                      How I saved nearly $400 per month on my mortgage

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                      Borrowers relying on mortgage brokers to refinance their loans

                      Rental crisis warning as vacancy rates tighten across state

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                      Rental crisis warning as vacancy rates tighten

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                        Boss burned in staff’s resignation note

                        Boss burned in staff’s resignation note

                        US woman quits job at Target on the spot with a brutal accusation at the end of her...

                        The workers Aussie employers want most

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                        The workers and skills in highest demand in Australia right now

                        How women can cash in on men’s massive pay packets

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                        As school leavers weigh up their career options, trailblazing “lady tradies’’...

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                          Number plate worth more than cars

                          Number plate worth more than cars

                          Australian driver spies sought after ‘1’ number plate worth more than $2m

                          Luxury car maker’s bold new move

                          Luxury car maker’s bold new move

                          Rolls-Royce developing ultra luxury electric car: report

                          The car most makers won’t build anymore

                          The car most makers won’t build anymore

                          Hyundai i30 sedan review: Off-trend car still has its strong points