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Coffs woman pepper-sprayed after launching attack on officer

Premium Content Coffs woman pepper-sprayed after launching attack on officer

“The situation got slightly out of hand,” she told the court.

Sawtell superb in T20 triple-header

Premium Content Sawtell superb in T20 triple-header

North Coast Premier League opened with three twenty20 matches

Protesters will be back for more

Premium Content Protesters will be back for more

Protesters will again gather outside Council chambers this week.

Free festival to help do business in an ever-changing world

Premium Content Free festival to help do business in an ever-changing world

The Coffs Coast Small Business Festival kicks off tomorrow.

LNP campaigner’s vile slurs against Labor MP

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A serial Facebook pest working on the LNP campaign has accused Gaven MP Meaghan...

Kiwis stopped at Qld border after escaping travel bubble

Premium Content Kiwis stopped at Qld border after escaping travel bubble

New Zealanders who entered Australia through the travel bubble have already tried...

Watch: Fisherman catches angry croc on lure

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An angry crocodile was the last thing a Townsville fisherman expected to see on the...

Debt collector collapses owing $1.2m

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Brisbane-based debt collector Nexxa Portfolio Management has collapsed owing about...

Wild brawl erupts at engagement party

Wild brawl erupts at engagement party

Three injured as Sydney engagement party ends with brawl

'Petrified': Women targeted in spate of shopping attacks

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A simple afternoon shopping trip turned into a terrifying ordeal

Man facing 70 sex, physical abuse charges

Man facing 70 sex, physical abuse charges

NSW man faces 70 charges over alleged sexual and physical abuse of woman and six...

UFC fighter’s sick response to beheading

UFC fighter’s sick response to beheading

Axed UFC fighter posts sick Instagram message after teacher beheading

Opinion

    Letters: Euthanasia is a licence to kill

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    Readers have their say on voluntary assisted dying

    Hugh Sheridan shows being gay is no longer a career killer

    Premium Content Hugh Sheridan shows being gay is no longer a career killer

    Hugh Sheridan coming out shows being gay or bisexual is no longer a career...

    Dan’s new plan shows he doesn’t trust bungling bureaucrats

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    Premier’s new plan shows he doesn’t trust bungling bureaucrats

    How Ardern won ‘greatest victory ever’

    How Ardern won ‘greatest victory ever’

    She was expected to do well – but not this well. And now, Jacinda Ardern has...

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      AFL WRAP: Young-guns point to bright Saints future

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      Sawtell shows steel to claim U/17 premiership as it rains awards for breakout-star...

      Breakers give opposition the blues to claim first crown

      Premium Content Breakers give opposition the blues to claim first crown

      Conlan dominates during entertaining AFL North Coast Women’s grand final

      Groms surf a wave of worldwide opportunity

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      Coffs surfing legend says sport about more than just staying fit and healthy

      ‘You won’t see the smile wiped off my face for a while’

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      Jubilant Grafton Tigers end wilderness years to claim first premiership since...

      National Sport

        Karl loses it over NRL star’s Maccas reveal

        Karl loses it over NRL star’s Maccas reveal

        Jack Wighton leaves Karl Stefanovic in stitches after McDonalds reveal

        ‘We stuffed up’: Paper explains leak

        ‘We stuffed up’: Paper explains leak

        ‘We stuffed up’: Daily Telegraph explains Dally M Medal leak

        NRL WAG’s touching Dally M tribute

        NRL WAG’s touching Dally M tribute

        Raiders five-eighth was named the NRL’s best player

        Upset for the ages: Wighton's stunning Dally M victory

        Upset for the ages: Wighton's stunning Dally M victory

        Jack Wighton claims NRL's highest individual award in stunning upset

        Community

          How boring jobs led to a new alcoholic kombucha business

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          "It's such a new realm in the beverage industry"

          3 of our most influential women talk of coping with COVID

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          What have these powerful local women been doing, watching, reading?

          The friendly face behind Nymboida’s bushfire recovery

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          When Joanne Baker and her family set off from Melbourne on a road trip around...

          Working without a net, embracing change and bouncing back

          Working without a net, embracing change and bouncing back

          Owning a small business is a constant exercise of adaptation

          What's On

            LIVE MUSIC: Stars to shine in Great Southern Nights

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            Local musos will support touring acts in month of local gigs to kickstart NSW music...

            How to plan your wedding during COVID-19

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            There’s no need to halt your wedding plans any longer. The region’s first ever...

            VIDEO: It's mating season and spotting platypus is a game

            Premium Content VIDEO: It's mating season and spotting platypus is a game

            How you can spot a platypus at Eungella

            Having a whale of a time off Lamberts Lookout

            Premium Content Having a whale of a time off Lamberts Lookout

            There was plenty of whale action as they cruised past Mackay on the weekend. Have...

            Local Business News

              Council depot sale ignites leasing interests

              Premium Content Council depot sale ignites leasing interests

              ‘Word’s gotten out and people are already asking the new owners for a lease’

              Feds kick in $350k for the XBerts

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              Coffs tech-firm gets backing to take their bold program global.

              DA dreams to put local industry on national stage

              Premium Content DA dreams to put local industry on national stage

              ‘I want to support local businesses, trainers and whatever else I can tap into...

              NSW gym owner keeps staff as others get the sack

              Premium Content NSW gym owner keeps staff as others get the sack

              Some small businesses in NSW fear hiring new staff

              Lifestyle

                'Is my phone listening?': Facebook mystery

                'Is my phone listening?': Facebook mystery

                A documentary has tackled big questions about social media but it fell short of...

                Drastic plan considered for travellers

                Drastic plan considered for travellers

                Victorian government considering GPS trackers for overseas travellers

                Friends take up battle after life taken too soon

                Premium Content Friends take up battle after life taken too soon

                A young Ipswich dad’s sudden death has prompted action

                Key government figures face hotel inquiry recall

                Premium Content Key government figures face hotel inquiry recall

                Key Victorian government figures face hotel inquiry recall by Jennifer Coate

                Entertainment

                  Prince William was so “infuriated” about Harry’s decision to quit royal life that he refused an invitation to reconcile, a new report claims.

                  Prince William’s snub to Harry revealed

                  Prince William refused lunch with Prince Harry after ‘Megxit’ saga

                  Confronting scenes unfolded with Honey Badger forced to punch a female contestant and Schapelle Corby probed. James Weir recaps.

                  Schapelle’s shock admission after punch-up

                  Confronting scenes unfolded with Honey Badger forced to punch female

                  The glass of wine should have been a sign of things to come, but hours later and facing a crisis in bathroom confidence things got seriously awkward, writes Joel Creasey.

                  Premium Content Joel Creasey: My LA night with Chaka Khan’s ‘best friend’

                  My Los Angeles night with Chaka Khan’s ‘best friend’, the Airbnb host

                  Roxy Jacenko has posted a lengthy, expletive-filled rant after lasting only six hours on Channel 7’s new reality show SAS Australia.

                  Roxy’s furious response to SAS backlash

                  Roxy Jacenko has posted a lengthy, expletive-filled rant

                  Real Estate

                    THE owners of five brand new luxury units in Ballina are not happy about a change that was made without their consultation.

                    Premium Content 'We bought units with water views, but can't see the water'

                    Unit owners not happy about change made without their consultation

                    According to a local real estate agent’s quarterly report, one property was short listed by 430 people

                    Premium Content $11M SALE: Byron hills are alive with property boom

                    One property was short listed by 430 people

                    Unique opportunity to buy as beloved asset goes on the market - with all proceeds to go towards supporting cancer patients.

                    Premium Content ‘Much-loved’ community asset goes on sale

                    Unique opportunity to buy - with all proceeds to go to charity.

                    Jobs

                      More than 79,000 full-time equivalent jobs in the events industry will be lost in 2020, with promoters warning the federal government urgent assistance is needed now.

                      Premium Content Thousands of entertainment jobs to be lost

                      Live entertainment industry to lose two-thirds of jobs

                      About 1300 Australian businesses a day are signing up to the Federal Government’s JobKeeper program in a desperate bid to survive, shock new figures show.

                      Premium Content 1300 businesses a day rush to get JobKeeper payments

                      About 1300 Australian businesses a day are signing up to the Federal Government’s...

                      Australia’s top demographer Bernard Salt explains how the workforce is changing and what jobs will disappear. SEE THE VIDEO

                      Premium Content ‘There will be a COVID-19 new normal’

                      Bernard Salt on the future of Aussie jobs

                      Motoring

                        A frustrated motorist who shared a photo of a message left on the windscreen of a car to Facebook has sparked a huge debate online.

                        Parking note left on car divides

                        Man’s ‘passive aggressive’ note on a Bondi car sparks divide

                        Here’s the SUV for those who want to keep up with the Jonses without decimating the budget.

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                        Here’s the SUV for those who want to keep up with the Jonses without decimating the...

                        Just because you need to haul seven doesn’t mean driving performance has to be sacrificed, just ask the Skoda Kodiaq RS.

                        Premium Content The seven-seater SUV that sounds like a V8 and goes hard

                        Just because you need to haul seven doesn’t mean driving performance has to be...