Coffs’ Daily Catch-Up: March 2, 2021

Premium Content Coffs’ Daily Catch-Up: March 2, 2021

Today’s weather, funeral notices, horoscopes and more in one place.

IN COURT: 55 people facing court today

Premium Content IN COURT: 55 people facing court today

Here is a list of everyone who is facing the magistrate today, Tuesday, March 2

JAILED: Serial traffic offender’s shocking rap sheet

Premium Content JAILED: Serial traffic offender’s shocking rap sheet

Thought his girlfriend was in labour when he stole and crashed car

Near-silent bus an electric shock for Coffs

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Battery-powered technology driving change on Coffs Harbour’s bus routes.

‘We need you’: Coffs locals called on amid dire shortage

Premium Content ‘We need you’: Coffs locals called on amid dire shortage

An urgent appeal is being made for at least 170 donors to come forward in Coffs...

REVEALED: When and where our frontline workers will get jab

Premium Content REVEALED: When and where our frontline workers will get jab

Dates have been announced for the arrival of vaccine hubs in regional areas, as...

'Heart of Australian music is ripped out'

'Heart of Australian music is ripped out'

‘Devastated’: Australian music industry mourns Michael Gudinski’s death

Turnbull’s startling claims over woman’s death

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Former Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has sensationally questioned whether the...

How child predators are lurking in plain sight

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A child safety advocate believes the days of keeping child abuse under wraps are...

‘Intensifying’: Cyclone Niran likely to reach Category 3

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Tropical Cyclone Niran is expected to reach Category 2 status by lunch time today...

Catching a predator: How police catch child sex attackers

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'They were the pillars of their society, too good to lay a hand on'

Borce Ristevski’s bizarre burial plan quashed

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Killer Borce Ristevski’s plan to be buried beside wife Karen quashed

‘All I remember was seeing a lot of blood and arguing...’

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‘I was there’: Neill-Fraser witness bombshell

‘It sounded like someone was being murdered’

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Irish backpackers' complaints soon took on a more sinister tone

Opinion

    Prince Charles hits back at Harry

    Prince Charles hits back at Harry

    Prince Charles cuts off Meghan and Harry from royal family wealth

    The simplest way to buy shares for your kids

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    It’s easier than you think to get your kids involved in the stock market and...

    Homelessness guaranteed when rents go up $95 a wk in Mackay

    Premium Content Homelessness guaranteed when rents go up $95 a wk in Mackay

    When rental vacancies tighten, the battlers of our region are the ones at risk...

    ‘My endometriosis spread through my body like cancer’

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    Tamara Wrigley’s hope for more children was cut short in her mid-30s

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      North Coast hockey juniors prepare for national stage

      Premium Content North Coast hockey juniors prepare for national stage

      Grafton’s rich tradition of punching above its weight in the representative hockey...

      RUGBY LEAGUE: Who’s in/out for 2021 Group 2 competition

      Premium Content RUGBY LEAGUE: Who’s in/out for 2021 Group 2 competition

      Two clubs have announced their withdrawal from the 2021 competition

      RALLY RETURN: Prestigious event coming back to Coffs

      Premium Content RALLY RETURN: Prestigious event coming back to Coffs

      It was once the jewel in the region’s sporting crown, and finally it’s making a...

      Local derby headlines FFA cup fixture list

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      Grand final winners take on noisy neighbours as North Coast prepares for battle

      National Sport

        Startling new twist in Tiger Woods crash

        Startling new twist in Tiger Woods crash

        The SUV did not change direction entering the curve

        Bitter Broncos-Storm feud lands in court

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        The bitter NRL feud between the Storm and the Broncos has landed in court as fears...

        NRL rule changes take players’ breath away

        NRL rule changes take players’ breath away

        New rules introduced this season took players’ breath away — literally — as they...

        ‘Scary’: Rugby League legend Rabs rattled after robbery

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        Ray Warren spoke today of the harrowing experience of being broken into

        Community

          ‘He lost a lot of blood’: Cop reveals harrowing ordeal

          Premium Content ‘He lost a lot of blood’: Cop reveals harrowing ordeal

          In the race to save a life, Jarrod French says every minute counts

          WHAT’S ON: Ten things to do on the Coffs Coast this week

          Premium Content WHAT’S ON: Ten things to do on the Coffs Coast this week

          Whether you’re a dog-lover, a foodie, a film buff or a passionate environmentalist...

          Love of small halls prompts return of big events

          Premium Content Love of small halls prompts return of big events

          106-year-old Coffs Coast venue to play host to Polynesian island vibes and...

          SES volunteer celebrates 20 years of floods, storms, rescues

          Premium Content SES volunteer celebrates 20 years of floods, storms, rescues

          Every incident Terry Boatswain has attended has been valuable

          What's On

            Sorry Bluesfest and Splendour, Byron’s got a new festival

            Premium Content Sorry Bluesfest and Splendour, Byron’s got a new festival

            It'll be the “love child of a street festival and music conference”

            Boutique, mask-free Bluesfest given important green light

            Premium Content Boutique, mask-free Bluesfest given important green light

            The NSW Government has approved the festival’s 150-page COVID-Safety plan.

            SECOND CHANCE: Another White on Whitehaven long lunch added

            Premium Content SECOND CHANCE: Another White on Whitehaven long lunch added

            An insatiable appetite for tickets has prompted organisers to put on a second long...

            Tributes: Manning remembered as a kind-hearted humanitarian

            Premium Content Tributes: Manning remembered as a kind-hearted humanitarian

            Tributes roll in for the former Daily Mercury editor who was a fierce advocate for...

            Local Business News

              Coffs’ gamers look to level up in billion dollar industry

              Premium Content Coffs’ gamers look to level up in billion dollar industry

              Local start-up a truly unique offering as graduates develop virtual reality

              Fruit eating and convict caring top North Coast jobs list

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              There are a range of great positions up for grabs, are you ready for a career...

              ‘Not backing down’: Government slams Facebook news purge

              ‘Not backing down’: Government slams Facebook news purge

              Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has slammed Facebook’s ban on news

              How to get a piece of the Dine and Discover action

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              It’s not too late for small businesses to take advantage of the program putting...

              Lifestyle

                Man says he found Band-Aid hidden in servo pie

                Premium Content Man says he found Band-Aid hidden in servo pie

                “The lid has come off and then I find the plastic..."

                Shock reason Australians are losing their hair

                Shock reason Australians are losing their hair

                COVID-19 causing many Australians to lose their hair

                ‘Overkill’: Father breaks driver’s nose over water spray

                Premium Content ‘Overkill’: Father breaks driver’s nose over water spray

                The Mackay man was overcome with rage after water was inadvertently splashed...

                Aussie model reveals baby news

                Aussie model reveals baby news

                "The best chapter yet. And it’s called Sunny..."

                Entertainment

                  Aussie music icon Michael Gudinski dies aged 68

                  Premium Content Aussie music icon Michael Gudinski dies aged 68

                  The Australian music industry is reeling with the shock death of promoter and...

                  Piers rips Meghan, Harry’s comments

                  Piers rips Meghan, Harry’s comments

                  British talk show host Piers Morgan has responded with fury

                  Expect glitter, fireworks at a Mardi Gras to remember

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                  Joel Creasey to host 2021 Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras

                  Harry’s jab at Charles in Oprah interview

                  Harry’s jab at Charles in Oprah interview

                  The first look at Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s Oprah interview has landed

                  Real Estate

                    Inside Perry & Bloom’s $17m mansion

                    Inside Perry & Bloom’s $17m mansion

                    Inside Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom’s $17 million California mansion

                    ‘Worst time to be a landlord’: Rental market split

                    Premium Content ‘Worst time to be a landlord’: Rental market split

                    Rental property market split by Australia’s migration crash

                    John Travolta selling huge oceanfront mansion

                    John Travolta selling huge oceanfront mansion

                    John Travolta is selling his huge 30-room oceanfront mansion for $6.3 million

                    Jobs

                      1.5 million Aussies set to lose their jobs

                      1.5 million Aussies set to lose their jobs

                      Automation to gut 1.5 million jobs from Australia

                      This beach lover’s dream role is up for grabs

                      Premium Content This beach lover’s dream role is up for grabs

                      Beach gig one of outdoor jobs to apply for in tourist region

                      How uni grads can gain an edge

                      Premium Content How uni grads can gain an edge

                      Employers reveal how uni grads can gain an edge

                      Motoring

                        Australia’s cheapest electric car

                        Australia’s cheapest electric car

                        Here are five things you need to know about the MG ZS EV

                        Mitsubishi’s new value-packed SUV

                        Mitsubishi’s new value-packed SUV

                        Mitsubishi might not have the flashiest or tech-laden range of cars, but the...

                        ‘Praying for a break’: Grandad awaits news of stolen Lotus

                        Premium Content ‘Praying for a break’: Grandad awaits news of stolen Lotus

                        Coast grandad is still “praying” his sports car will be found