northern rivers community

‘Complacency will be as dangerous as COVID’: Health boss

premium_icon ‘Complacency will be as dangerous as COVID’: Health boss

ANYONE who attended the two large parties has been urged to get tested for...

Accused puppy shooter to face court after COVID delay

premium_icon Accused puppy shooter to face court after COVID delay

Police allege the 60-year-old fired three arrows at the puppy

$16,000 in fines handed down for water access offences

premium_icon $16,000 in fines handed down for water access offences

Company, landowner, property manager have each been convicted

'Staggeringly irresponsible' to have 1000 people at party

premium_icon 'Staggeringly irresponsible' to have 1000 people at party

Police have not ruled out fines or charges over huge Byron party

‘Vicious spread of misinformation’ puts community at risk

premium_icon ‘Vicious spread of misinformation’ puts community at risk

ACADEMIC says false information and “fearmongering” has led to “terrible harm” in...

Mayor urges visitors to put residents’ health first

premium_icon Mayor urges visitors to put residents’ health first

“There is no room for complacency, and we all have to do our bit.”

Property tycoon’s link to controversial development

premium_icon Property tycoon’s link to controversial development

Former owner of a tropical island is key player in major development

$3 million multi-home development proposed

premium_icon $3 million multi-home development proposed

IF approved, there would be a total of 16 bedrooms between the dwellings.

’They just won’t give up’: Paid parking slammed

premium_icon ’They just won’t give up’: Paid parking slammed

BUSINESSES have hit back over the prospect of introducing parking meters in...

Change of ownership as rejected $25 million DA goes to court

premium_icon Change of ownership as rejected $25 million DA goes to court

AN interstate developer had previously been in a partnership with the new...

12-dwelling rural land share community proposed

premium_icon 12-dwelling rural land share community proposed

THE proposed dwelling sites will be stretched across key “clusters” on the...

A step forward for council’s major pool upgrade proposal

premium_icon A step forward for council’s major pool upgrade proposal

RESIDENTS were “demonstrably moved” by the prospect of accessing a hydrotherapy...

PAID PARKING: Business owners rally against council plans

premium_icon PAID PARKING: Business owners rally against council plans

Business owners plead with council for support

Future of council’s visitor fund remains unclear

premium_icon Future of council’s visitor fund remains unclear

MORE than 100 businesses were approached about the scheme but none have so far...

Byron a rural town with ‘a capital city’s view on the world’

premium_icon Byron a rural town with ‘a capital city’s view on the world’

“IT’S very aware of world ­issues and willing to be out there on the world stage...

Former editor on the ‘extraordinary’ tale of the Bay

premium_icon Former editor on the ‘extraordinary’ tale of the Bay

ON his first deadline at the paper, Gary Chigwidden was still in the office at 2am.

Byron couple have a home full of local stories

premium_icon Byron couple have a home full of local stories

THE regional publication has “kept locals in touch with one another”.

Memories of covering ‘incredibly vibrant’ Byron Shire

premium_icon Memories of covering ‘incredibly vibrant’ Byron Shire

EARNING residents’ trust and nurturing new major events is all part of the job in a...

It’s a new era, but local journalism is here to stay

It’s a new era, but local journalism is here to stay

MUCH has changed across the shire since the first edition of Byron Shire News was...

‘Kick in guts’: Nurse gives evidence to industrial umpire

premium_icon ‘Kick in guts’: Nurse gives evidence to industrial umpire

A Tweed nurse has given evidence to the state industrial umpire

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