August 2018

Published a story 17th Aug 2018 3:43 PM

After his family were forced to sell their farm and stock, beloved family pet and farm dog Jimmy is now stranded in Coffs, a casualty of the drought.

'Heartbreaking': Kelpie becomes casualty of drought

After his family were forced to sell their farm and stock, beloved family pet and farm dog Jimmy is now stranded in Coffs, a casualty of the drought.

Published a story 17th Aug 2018 11:56 AM

Troy Sodeau was over the moon to hear he had been hand-picked by NASA from applicants around the world to visit its renowned space facility.

Rocket man: High school teacher chosen for NASA program

Troy Sodeau was over the moon to hear he had been hand-picked by NASA from applicants around the world to visit its renowned space facility.

Published a story 16th Aug 2018 11:13 AM

A MAN has been charged after he allegedly attempted to groom an 11-year-old boy while travelling on a train on the Mid North Coast.

Man arrested after allegedly trying to groom boy on train

A MAN has been charged after he allegedly attempted to groom an 11-year-old boy while travelling on a train on the Mid North Coast.

Published a story 16th Aug 2018 10:10 AM

A man has suffered serious leg and shoulder injuries after his ute crashed into a tree this morning.

Man left trapped in single vehicle crash

A man has suffered serious leg and shoulder injuries after his ute crashed into a tree this morning.

Published a story 15th Aug 2018 9:43 AM

Looking for something to do? Check out this list of upcoming events on the Coffs Coast.

What's on around the Coffs Coast

Looking for something to do? Check out this list of upcoming events on the Coffs Coast.

Published a story 14th Aug 2018 5:00 PM

Coffs Hotel publican hopes to raise funds to bring vital food and hay to struggling farmers at Bendemeer, the small village his family hails from.

Bales for Bendemeer: Coffs Hotel calls for help

Coffs Hotel publican hopes to raise funds to bring vital food and hay to struggling farmers at Bendemeer, the small village his family hails from.

Published a story 14th Aug 2018 11:10 AM

Illicit Tobacco Taskforce locates nearly three acres of illegally-grown tobacco on a property near Grafton.

$1.3m of illegal tobacco seized from north coast property

Illicit Tobacco Taskforce locates nearly three acres of illegally-grown tobacco on a property near Grafton.

Published a story 13th Aug 2018 10:53 AM

WITH the entire state in the grip of a drought, the NSW Rural Fire Service has the Bush Fire Danger Period will begin earlier this year on the Coffs Coast.

Bush fire season will begin early, RFS announces

WITH the entire state in the grip of a drought, the NSW Rural Fire Service has the Bush Fire Danger Period will begin earlier this year on the Coffs Coast.

Published a story 10th Aug 2018 12:12 PM

APPEARING as though it's been cordoned off in red tape, passing motorists may be assuming the worst has taken place - but there's no need for concern.

Red tape around Coffs icon turns heads on the highway

APPEARING as though it's been cordoned off in red tape, passing motorists may be assuming the worst has taken place - but there's no need for concern.

Published a story 9th Aug 2018 3:32 PM

A TRAIL bike rider has been left with head and neck injuries after crashing into a tree at Korora.

Motorcyclist rushed to hospital with head injuries

A TRAIL bike rider has been left with head and neck injuries after crashing into a tree at Korora.

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