northern rivers politics

How did Nimbin's cannabis campaigner fare in by-election?

premium_icon How did Nimbin's cannabis campaigner fare in by-election?

ELECTION candidate asks why growing cannabis in one state has been decriminalised...

Politicians divided over shark drone funding

premium_icon Politicians divided over shark drone funding

Some don’t think the region got its fair share of funding

School building blitz could provide jobs in region: Saffin

premium_icon School building blitz could provide jobs in region: Saffin

LISMORE MP calls on NSW Government to implement a stimulus program, similar to the...

Will vital JobKeeper payments be extended?

premium_icon Will vital JobKeeper payments be extended?

SMALL business across the region are concerned that the review of JobKeeper subsidy...

Greens select candidates for the next council election

premium_icon Greens select candidates for the next council election

AT least some faces of the council are set to change after the result was...

‘Cruel’ timing for Target store closures

premium_icon ‘Cruel’ timing for Target store closures

Workers should get jobs at Bunnings or Officeworks, says Lismore MP

'SAVE LIVES': Call for 60km/h zone at road black spot

premium_icon 'SAVE LIVES': Call for 60km/h zone at road black spot

TRANSPORT for NSW remains tight lipped on upgrades to road.

Pay freeze a ‘slap in the face’ for workers

premium_icon Pay freeze a ‘slap in the face’ for workers

NORTHERN Rivers MPs have slammed plans for a public sector wage freeze, saying it...

‘Forgotten’ fire victims still waiting

premium_icon ‘Forgotten’ fire victims still waiting

WHILE Tenterfield and Kyogle businesses win from bushfire support, Lismore MP said...

$25m available for showgrounds

premium_icon $25m available for showgrounds

SHOWGROUNDS across the state can apply for their share of $25 million in stimulus...

Can your business help fight COVID-19?

premium_icon Can your business help fight COVID-19?

LISMORE MP calls for local businesses to “join the fight” against COVID-19 pandemic...

MORE DETAILS: Queensland border closure rules explained

premium_icon MORE DETAILS: Queensland border closure rules explained

"Every vehicle coming across the border will be subject to scrutiny"

Hogan returns to ‘heartbreak’ after sombre day in parliament

premium_icon Hogan returns to ‘heartbreak’ after sombre day in parliament

"I don't think anyone can predict where it will end globally."

20 projects share in $300,000 to build communities

premium_icon 20 projects share in $300,000 to build communities

THE funding will be a welcome financial boost to many community projects, says...

What our politicians said about raising Newstart allowance

premium_icon What our politicians said about raising Newstart allowance

NORTH Coast MPs weigh in on recent calls to increase Newstart

Eureka ready for football season

premium_icon Eureka ready for football season

EUREKA Public Recreation Reserve is ready for the upcoming football season...

What Kevin Hogan thinks about the leadership challenge

premium_icon What Kevin Hogan thinks about the leadership challenge

The vote was the conclusion of an agitated start to the week

‘Such a campaigner’: Ballina MP supports new Greens leader

premium_icon ‘Such a campaigner’: Ballina MP supports new Greens leader

BALLINA MP Tamara Smith responds to Greens changes.

Meet the young councillor with inspiring political ambitions

premium_icon Meet the young councillor with inspiring political ambitions

‘I’VE always wanted to help people and change things for the better. In politics I...

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