northern rivers councils

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

CRACKDOWN: $1.5 million to stop illegal dumping

premium_icon CRACKDOWN: $1.5 million to stop illegal dumping

Dumped waste can harm our health and pollute the environment

'HORRIFIC PAIN': Ballina woman ‘burned’ by dangerous tree

premium_icon 'HORRIFIC PAIN': Ballina woman ‘burned’ by dangerous tree

"It feels like I’ve gone through a windscreen of a car.”

100 homes, 400 jobs on hold at Ballina development

premium_icon 100 homes, 400 jobs on hold at Ballina development

The developer is taking the council to court

RESTRICTED ACCESS: Deadly waterfall 'not a safe place to be'

premium_icon RESTRICTED ACCESS: Deadly waterfall 'not a safe place to be'

Council considers no parking zone around waterfall

Council may consider cutting use of common weed killer

premium_icon Council may consider cutting use of common weed killer

It is recognised in many countries as a key carcinogen

$6.5 million solar farm to generate jobs and power

premium_icon $6.5 million solar farm to generate jobs and power

Panels will cover six hectares and feed electricity demand for shire

'Critical situation' for town's water supply

premium_icon 'Critical situation' for town's water supply

'Critical situation' for town's water supply