September 2018

Published a story 19th Sep 2018 4:27 PM

A father, who was driving under the influence of alcohol, has been sentenced to jail following the death of his son in a car crash last year.

Father jailed over crash that killed son

A father, who was driving under the influence of alcohol, has been sentenced to jail following the death of his son in a car crash last year.

Published a story 19th Sep 2018 11:06 AM

Coffs Harbour's Solli Raphael has come a long way since being named the youngest ever winner of the Australian Poetry Slam.

Teen slam poet takes the limelight

Coffs Harbour's Solli Raphael has come a long way since being named the youngest ever winner of the Australian Poetry Slam.

Published a story 18th Sep 2018 12:27 PM

With concerns over NSW's koala population at an all-time high, residents are being asked to become koala spotters to monitor numbers as breeding season begins.

Koala spotters needed as populations dwindle

With concerns over NSW's koala population at an all-time high, residents are being asked to become koala spotters to monitor numbers as breeding season begins.

Published a story 18th Sep 2018 12:17 PM

The first major review of the whole-school curriculum in almost 30 years is under way.

School curriculum in for serious shake-up

The first major review of the whole-school curriculum in almost 30 years is under way.

Published a story 17th Sep 2018 2:57 PM

A CCTV image of a male who stole a Buy a Bale fundraiser box from a restaurant has sparked an uproar on social media.

Outrage after thief allegedly takes drought appeal donations

A CCTV image of a male who stole a Buy a Bale fundraiser box from a restaurant has sparked an uproar on social media.

Published a story 14th Sep 2018 3:01 PM

"This census comes at a critical time for young people in Coffs Harbour and Grafton, who are facing an employment crisis.”

Census to investigate 'extreme' youth unemployment

"This census comes at a critical time for young people in Coffs Harbour and Grafton, who are facing an employment crisis.”

Published a story 12th Sep 2018 3:11 PM

Queensland coffee chain has begun recruiting for its new drive-through coffee shop set to open in Coffs Harbour in less than a month.

Staff needed for new drive through coffee shop

Queensland coffee chain has begun recruiting for its new drive-through coffee shop set to open in Coffs Harbour in less than a month.

Published a story 11th Sep 2018 12:02 PM

Regional and rural women are experiencing domestic violence at an unnerving rate, and the sobering stats are prompting efforts to help combat the issue.

Finding a way forward for domestic violence victims

Regional and rural women are experiencing domestic violence at an unnerving rate, and the sobering stats are prompting efforts to help combat the issue.

Published a story 10th Sep 2018 4:55 PM

A WELL-KNOWN coffee chain hailing from Queensland could breathe fresh air into what's been described by some locals as a less-than-ideal area in Coffs.

Drive-thru coffee chain comes to Coffs

A WELL-KNOWN coffee chain hailing from Queensland could breathe fresh air into what's been described by some locals as a less-than-ideal area in Coffs.

Published a story 10th Sep 2018 3:12 PM

Coffs has experienced a 'number of problems' in regards to crime over the past two years, according to the Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research.

Break-ins, fraud cases soar on Coffs Coast

Coffs has experienced a 'number of problems' in regards to crime over the past two years, according to the Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research.

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