BUT the council says ratepayers won't have to foot the bill for repairs.
THE Northern Rivers man's defence team has claimed his Alzheimer's may have "had a role in his offending”.
THE allegations against the woman have gone before the court for the first time since a motorbike rider was killed at Alstonville last year.
MAJOR works are needed at the Ballina airport to ensure it can cater for a new fleet of Jetstar planes.
A LISMORE Heights landowner still affected by a serious landslip which occurred during the 2017 flood says the council is taking too long to remedy the issue.
A BOY who broke into a woman's Lismore home, sexually assaulted her and then attacked her with a knife, has been sent to jail.
THE financial viability of the Ballina Byron Gateway Airport is "at risk" due to the need to widen its runway to cater for the next fleet of Jetstar aircraft.
A MAN who was fatally shot by Corrective Services in Lismore had wept in court as he was refused bail earlier the same day.
THE judge was forced to ask the accused to stop speaking when he repeatedly interrupted her.