FIRST home buyers are keen to get off the rental treadmill as once they have saved for a home deposit mortgage repayments can be less than rent, said an agent.
A POLICE officer originally from the Richmond Police District who was shot in the head may be nominated for a bravery award.
AFTER hitting a police car at low speed, two teenagers were chased and caught by Casino police.
POLICE said two men were lucky to escape unhurt after their boat overturned on the Ballina bar this morning, but the skipper could be in a bit of trouble.
THREE road ambulances are on their way to a two-car collision at Whiporie.
TWO people are being treated for head and facial injuries after they were struck by a car on a beachside road.
THE region's oldest AFL club, the Lismore Swans is holding a sign-up weekend on January 19 and 20 at Lismore Square to attract new players.
THE sassy, determined and loving spirit of Shari Ann Rose was celebrated by hundreds of people who crowded St Andrew's Anglican Church on Thursday.