Ballina five-eighth Alex Grant made a successful return from a back injury to re-join the Seagulls in the NRRRL this season.
Ballina five-eighth Alex Grant made a successful return from a back injury to re-join the Seagulls in the NRRRL this season. Mike Donnelly

What we were reading over the weekend

THESE are the stories we were reading over the weekend and it's not all good news.

Saturday

The incredibly sad news that a person was killed at around lunchtime was our top story for the day.

Tragic crash kills man

Ballina Seagulls have made it into the major semi-final for the NRRRL and it includes the inspiring story of Alex Grant.

Home and happy at the Seagulls

Sunday

We all love a hero story and these two good Samaritans who rescued an elderly woman, are definitely that.

Brave rescuers pull woman from sinking car

Our story of a landmark title determination in our region's west was of great interest of the weekend and will all happen on Tuesday.

Western Bundjalung native title claim explained