northern rivers councils

Sandbagging to save cafe from falling into the sea

Premium Content Sandbagging to save cafe from falling into the sea

Work on famous beach to protect a cafe under threat from erosion

Asbestos scare contaminates truck of food, green waste

Premium Content Asbestos scare contaminates truck of food, green waste

The breach has cost the council money and health at risk

Property tycoon’s link to controversial development

Premium Content 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 Content 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 Content '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 Content 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 Content 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 Content 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 Content $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 Content 'Critical situation' for town's water supply

'Critical situation' for town's water supply