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Thu 23 May 2019

Casino gets fresh with new fruit and veg shop

premium_icon Casino gets fresh with new fruit and veg shop

THE corner site had been empty for more than six years.

RATE DEBATE: How much will your rates rise?

premium_icon RATE DEBATE: How much will your rates rise?

LISMORE City Council s GM says 31 per cent rate rise "not fixed” as community feedback sought.

Push to replace 'inadequate' emergency service base

premium_icon Push to replace 'inadequate' emergency service base

THE council will consider pushing harder for state or federal help to replace the unit's current base.

Ocean pool plans to go before council

premium_icon Ocean pool plans to go before council

COUNCILLORS have been recommended to hold off on planning changes while other issues are resolved.

Bishop to raise issue of child abuse when he meets the Pope

premium_icon Bishop to raise issue of child abuse when he meets the Pope

LISMORE Catholic Bishop Gregory Homeming will visit Rome in June to offer an account on the church's situation.

Wed 22 May 2019

Whistleblower carer exposes alleged aged care home's neglect

premium_icon Whistleblower carer exposes alleged aged care home's neglect

ALLEGATIONS include residents remaining unshowered for days and left hungry.

$75k fine after circular saw incident

premium_icon $75k fine after circular saw incident

A company has been fined for failing in its duty to protect a young apprentice who received “significant lifelong injuries” while using a circular saw.

Accused car bomber given jail privileges

Accused car bomber given jail privileges

A young mum, accused alongside her boyfriend of stalking and intimidating a family before he blew up their car, has had a good day in court.

‘I’m confident’: Albo’s pitch for leadership

‘I’m confident’: Albo’s pitch for leadership

LABOR'S leadership frontrunner Anthony Albanese has addressed the party’s challenges as he eyes an uncontested run for its top job.

‘House prices could fall 85 per cent’

‘House prices could fall 85 per cent’

MILLION-dollar house prices in some suburbs have “no reason to exist” and could be facing a wipe-out of up to 85 per cent, according to an expert.

Alleged NDIS fraudsters splashed out on Porsche and Audis

premium_icon Alleged NDIS fraudsters splashed out on Porsche and Audis

POLICE have smashed what they claim was a brazen scam which exploited disabled people in Sydney to steal at least $1.1 million from the NDIS.

Terror accused joined police service

premium_icon Terror accused joined police service

THE brother of an Islamic State terrorist, now himself charged with terrorism offences, joined the Queensland Police Service in a major security breach.

Pair extradited over alleged toddler injury

premium_icon Pair extradited over alleged toddler injury

A MAN and woman have been extradited from QLD to NSW over catastrophic injuries to a toddler back in March.

Bank robbery to AFLW Tiger: Stahl’s incredible story

premium_icon Bank robbery to AFLW Tiger: Stahl’s incredible story

Tayla Stahl drove the getaway car in a planned bank robbery. Now, with her biggest regret firmly behind her, footy has given her a second chance

Back injury forces premiership Swan into retirement

premium_icon Back injury forces premiership Swan into retirement

Sydney Swans premiership-winning great Heath Grundy has announced his immediate retirement from the AFL due to a chronic back injury

Kerr judged world's third-best women footballer by public

Kerr judged world's third-best women footballer by public

Matildas star Sam Kerr has finished third in the BBC Women's Footballer of the Year Award for the second straight year

Kiwi Test skipper asks Panthers for release

premium_icon Kiwi Test skipper asks Panthers for release

Dallin Watene-Zelezniak has asked the Penrith Panthers for an immediate release despite having a season to run on his contract

Our girls have the country spirit

premium_icon Our girls have the country spirit

STRONG showing from North Coast in NSW PSSA soccer carnival at Lismore

Focus shifts to semi-finals

premium_icon Focus shifts to semi-finals

BUSINESS end of Australian Senior League baseball tournament at Lismore.

Clues found in note among fatal plane crash wreckage

Clues found in note among fatal plane crash wreckage

A hand-written note found in the wreckage of a light aircraft has helped solve why a Queensland flight instructor and a student pilot crashed and died.

Cracks show at the start of race

premium_icon Cracks show at the start of race

SAILORS contend with a tangled mess in Richmond River club round

Eight make the cut for NSW Country rugby selection

Eight make the cut for NSW Country rugby selection

FAR North Coast makes an impression on home soil at country rugby union carnival

Male nurse barred from practising for six years

premium_icon Male nurse barred from practising for six years

He was found not guilty of sexual offences against women in three separate trials but this male nurse has been barred from applying for registration.

The day Bob Hawke got 'bounced' by NRL player at Rosehill

The day Bob Hawke got 'bounced' by NRL player at Rosehill

Matty Johns has recounted a hilarious story involving the late former Australian prime minister Bob Hawke and Golden Slipper day at Rosehill

Injured worker receives super payment after 18-month ordeal

premium_icon Injured worker receives super payment after 18-month ordeal

His right arm was left severely damaged following a workplace accident in 2017.

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