Bushfire warning as hot 120km/h winds threaten NSW

Bushfire warning as hot 120km/h winds threaten NSW

NSW is bracing for horror fire conditions today

One year on, transfer of road costs hangs in balance

premium_icon One year on, transfer of road costs hangs in balance

Stoush over maintenance costs for 15,000km of regional roads

IN CHARGE: Perfect strangers help Coffs Coast to crown

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The pair were strangers before forging a lethal alliance to sink the ACT Aces at...

Court refuses developer’s controversial servo plan

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Four year battle on petrol station proposed to be located next to childcare centre...

Bushfire-affected golf clubs offered financial assistance

premium_icon Bushfire-affected golf clubs offered financial assistance

Local clubs that have felt the affects over the last few months have been offered...

Council calls for more time to wade through submissions

premium_icon Council calls for more time to wade through submissions

Council has been overwhelmed with the number of submissions in response to their...

$150-an-hour Ikea jobs up for grabs

$150-an-hour Ikea jobs up for grabs

'This really is a dream job for anyone with a flair for decluttering'

Aussie man shoots himself in groin

Aussie man shoots himself in groin

A man had a homemade firearm between his legs when it went off

Belle Gibson adopted, changes her name

Belle Gibson adopted, changes her name

Belle Gibson is no longer hiding away in her Northcote home

Babysitter’s unthinkable act caught on cam

Babysitter’s unthinkable act caught on cam

A kitchen cam has revealed why a child was burned. WARNING: Graphic

Charges after kangaroo beaten to death

Charges after kangaroo beaten to death

Man charged after kangaroo viciously beaten to death in viral video

VIDEO: Police reveal how they busted major drug operation

premium_icon VIDEO: Police reveal how they busted major drug operation

Six people charged after a $17 million marijuana crop was seized

Police warning for those holding back info on fatal hit run

Police warning for those holding back info on fatal hit run

Police desperate to find the car that killed Julie Thomsen.

Crooks steal luxury car in terrifying home invasion

premium_icon Crooks steal luxury car in terrifying home invasion

Men wearing disguises steal car in shocking home invasion this morning.

Opinion

    Is Harry really ready to be with the common people?

    premium_icon Is Harry really ready to be with the common people?

    The Duke of Sussex voluntarily turned his back on a life most of us dream of

    ’Take me to the paddock and shoot me’

    premium_icon ’Take me to the paddock and shoot me’

    Sadly, ageing Australians are often forgotten

    You’re an influencer, not a VC winner

    premium_icon You’re an influencer, not a VC winner

    I know it’s important to celebrate the human triumph, and draw inspiration from...

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      REVEALED: Major retailers to set up at the old Masters site

      premium_icon REVEALED: Major retailers to set up at the old Masters site

      Plans have been approved for the Coffs Harbour Masters site previously owned by Geoff King.

      Wipeout: First glimpse at true impact of NSW bushfires

      premium_icon Wipeout: First glimpse at true impact of NSW bushfires

      Satellite images of the areas of NSW annihilated by a bush inferno confirm our worst fears. The maps show more than five million hectares of the state razed.

      REVEALED: What's your land estimated to be worth?

      premium_icon REVEALED: What's your land estimated to be worth?

      New land valuations published for the North Coast. Will you be paying more in council rates?

      Mum, restaurateur and chef killed in shocking road crash

      premium_icon Mum, restaurateur and chef killed in shocking road crash

      A mother, a restaurateur, a chef and three dogs were all killed in a horrific triple fatal crash in the state’s north on Tuesday leaving Bellingen devastated.

      Witness recalls moment man was swept out to sea

      premium_icon Witness recalls moment man was swept out to sea

      In the flash of an eye, tragedy unfolded on the beach as locals scrambled to try and find the missing swimmer while raising the alarm.

      Sport

        Golf clubs to save thousands as dams fill ‘to the capacity’

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        Could the grass mats in Grafton be on the way out? Grafton members seem to think...

        CLASSY KNOCK: McDonald lights up at the SCG

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        Naomi bagged a huge total in the conference final to help her side to the big dance...

        Chargers steamroll Newcastle on way to Plan B Bash final

        premium_icon Chargers steamroll Newcastle on way to Plan B Bash final

        Coffs Coast were simply too good at the SCG, making short work of the Blasters.

        Groms to learn how to go 'Hardballs' in the big surf

        premium_icon Groms to learn how to go 'Hardballs' in the big surf

        World renowned bodyboard champ to stage clinic in Coffs on Saturday

        National Sport

          Boss reveals unavoidable Ricciardo impact

          Boss reveals unavoidable Ricciardo impact

          Daniel Ricciardo’s first season at Renault was underwhelming and his boss has...

          Plot thickens in photo too good to be true

          Plot thickens in photo too good to be true

          Who is the man wearing an Aussie cricket jersey at Super Bowl 30?

          Lion cubs ready to step up: Rayner

          premium_icon Lion cubs ready to step up: Rayner

          Cam Rayner says Brisbane’s youngsters are ready to step up.

          Greatest player in SuperCoach NRL now greatest analyst

          Greatest player in SuperCoach NRL now greatest analyst

          Corey Parker, AKA ‘God’, signs on as face of NRL SuperCoach

          Community

            Unsung heroes of the RFS: Warwick Chevalley

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            RFS captain never saw fire move so fast the day “s*** hit the fan”

            GALLERY: Yamba Water Slide Day

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            Did our photographer capture you having fun on Sunday?

            Nine people injured in 'horrific' highway smash

            premium_icon Nine people injured in 'horrific' highway smash

            A two-car collision blocked a highway and hurt nine people.

            'This is the kindest death I can give my family and friends'

            premium_icon 'This is the kindest death I can give my family and friends'

            Laura Henkel left a final message before choosing death.

            What's On

              What's on the big screen this week

              What's on the big screen this week

              TOM Hanks a joy as TV's Mr Good, Kristen Stewart dives into thriller

              REVIEW: A cabinet of steampunk wonders took me back in time

              REVIEW: A cabinet of steampunk wonders took me back in time

              Cirque du Soleil’s new show, Kurios, is a wonderful extravaganza.

              Your guide to this year’s Woodford Folk Festival

              premium_icon Your guide to this year’s Woodford Folk Festival

              Hand-picked highlights from bumper program

              Stars unite to ‘Make it Rain’

              premium_icon Stars unite to ‘Make it Rain’

              Two music shows, silent online auction, with Chris Hemsworth as MC

              Local Business News

                Fitting tribute to a servant of local  business

                Fitting tribute to a servant of local business

                The Coffs Harbour Chamber of Commerce has appointed just its third life member in...

                Popular medical practice to close on the North Coast

                premium_icon Popular medical practice to close on the North Coast

                Owners said the decision was made after a recent review

                The staggering cost to farmers of climate change

                premium_icon The staggering cost to farmers of climate change

                Climate change is reducing farm profits, government report finds.

                The Shoreline to success at Park Beach

                premium_icon The Shoreline to success at Park Beach

                Keeping it all local: Tender awarded on $100-million development.

                Lifestyle

                  Hidden problem with 5:2 diet

                  Hidden problem with 5:2 diet

                  Does the 5:2 intermittent fasting diet really help you lose weight?

                  ‘Gross’ washing machine truth shocks

                  ‘Gross’ washing machine truth shocks

                  'The water was gross'

                  Young Bundy entrepreneur expanding lemon myrtle business

                  premium_icon Young Bundy entrepreneur expanding lemon myrtle business

                  April Logan is changing tastes with her lemon myrtle business.

                  Incredibly polite bad parking note

                  Incredibly polite bad parking note

                  'I think you’re pretty lucky'

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                      Radio host Kate Richie wrote a letter of support but it didn’t stop a judge ripping into husband Stuart Webb for his “appalling” offences.

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                      Today show host Karl Stefanovic called Richard Reid “a tosser” during a public slanging match on radio this morning.

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                        Media influencer and fitness queen Ashy Bines is in for a big payday after selling her Gold Coast mansion in a multimillion-dollar deal.

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                        Jobs

                          Almost half of Aussie workers believe they aren’t being paid what they are worth, but they’ve been urged to compare their salary to other workers in similar roles before they demand an increase.

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                          How your pay compares to 1000 other Aussie professions

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                          LinkedIn reveals the skills employers want this year

                          Foreign workers are being given the green light to take on hundreds of extra tradie jobs because there are just not enough skilled locals to go around.

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                          Foreign tradies are taking local jobs as the skills crisis worsens.

                          Motoring

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                            ‘World first’ for $800,000 supercar

                            World first for $800,000 ‘all-terrain’ supercar

                            Weirdest roadside assistance call-outs

                            Weirdest roadside assistance call-outs

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                            Subaru announces shock change

                            Subaru announces shock change

                            Subaru has committed to electrifying its entire line-up