Landowner demands six-storey height for new hospital

Landowner demands six-storey height for new hospital

Chinderah landowner only wants hospital if it's six-stories high.

Tweed plates up best dish for regional food festival

Tweed plates up best dish for regional food festival

Taste Tweed Food Festival is on July 1-30

Concerns for another quarry application in Chinderah

Concerns for another quarry application in Chinderah

Mayor Katie Milne worries the quarry would have a lasting impact

Minister labels Kings Forest decision as 'bizarre'

Minister labels Kings Forest decision as 'bizarre'

Health Minister questions Labor's decision to back Kings Forest

Report into historic gay-hate deaths may cause distress

Report into historic gay-hate deaths may cause distress

Police want to discuss the findings with family members

Two people hurt after motorbike crashes into fence

Two people hurt after motorbike crashes into fence

Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward

The city of kidnapped children

The city of kidnapped children

Sister of abducted girl calls for urgent DNA retesting

Trump set to visit Australia, reports

Trump set to visit Australia, reports

Donald Trump is expected to make his first trip Down Under

Worst things to buy at a supermarket

Worst things to buy at a supermarket

The list of things to avoid is getting a lot longer

‘Why I breastfeed my seven-year-old’

‘Why I breastfeed my seven-year-old’

Lisa knows continuing to breastfeed her sons is controversial

Man banned, fined after beating dog with length of pipe

Man banned, fined after beating dog with length of pipe

The RSPCA welcomed the decision by a Gladstone magistrate.

Body pulled from water off main beach

Body pulled from water off main beach

A woman's body was found on rocks near the Fingal Head main beach

Salim Mehajer sentenced to jail

Salim Mehajer sentenced to jail

BREAKING: Salim Mehajer’s stroke of good luck in avoiding lengthy jail sentences...

Son charged with cold case murder

Son charged with cold case murder

‘This is all new to him. The police have turned up in South Australia some 22 years...

Opinion

    The rules to break to get rich

    The rules to break to get rich

    Rich people don’t get that way by doing what they’re told

    Why I won’t be using green bags

    Why I won’t be using green bags

    Switching away from single-use plastic bags has many wondering

    Here's 3 ways to scare scammers, telemarketers off for good

    Here's 3 ways to scare scammers, telemarketers off for good

    Be warned, though, your neighbours might call the police.

    The one point of great frustration with Airbnb

    The one point of great frustration with Airbnb

    "We need to come up with some solutions that work for us”

    Sport

      Bowls round-up

      Bowls round-up

      All the action from across the greens in the Tweed

      Investing Coyne in excellence

      Investing Coyne in excellence

      Local school hires guru to help athletes in and out of the arena

      World Cup clash all in the family

      World Cup clash all in the family

      French local cheering for superstar cousin in Socceroos clash.

      Could Lindon be the pick of the McGrady bunch?

      Could Lindon be the pick of the McGrady bunch?

      Tweed's unassuming five-eight has come into his own this season

      National Sport

        Fyfe confession angers TV host

        Fyfe confession angers TV host

        Dockers star Nat Fyfe slammed after "unbelievable" confession

        Too easy: boom sprinter Nature Strip lets rip for Weir

        Too easy: boom sprinter Nature Strip lets rip for Weir

        Nature Strip gives course record a shake in first start for Weir

        Pedantic Freddy spending lot of time on the grass

        Pedantic Freddy spending lot of time on the grass

        State of Origin: NSW coach Brad Fittler has turned horticulturalist

        Selfless female footballer loses job over Origin

        Selfless female footballer loses job over Origin

        Maddie Studdon loses job over Origin spot

        Community

          NSW Governor encourages women to check for heart disease

          NSW Governor encourages women to check for heart disease

          NSW Governor visits Tweed as part of the Heart Foundation campaign

          Nursing home evacuated after fire in Tweed Heads

          Nursing home evacuated after fire in Tweed Heads

          More than 100 residents evacuated from Tweed Heads nursing home.

          Kingscliff's three-storey height limit set to be overturned

          Kingscliff's three-storey height limit set to be overturned

          Delays in planning change create headache for council

          Maintenance starts on one of Tweed's most popular bridges

          Maintenance starts on one of Tweed's most popular bridges

          The maintenance works will take 10 months to complete

          What's On

            GOURD LORD: Why 14,000 people are about to hit Goomeri

            GOURD LORD: Why 14,000 people are about to hit Goomeri

            This year there is a packed itinerary of great stuff all weekend

            Music festivals consider ban on single use plastic

            Music festivals consider ban on single use plastic

            Ponchos and water bottles, plus camping equipment, are big culprits

            The Bentley Effect gets DVD release

            The Bentley Effect gets DVD release

            Launch coincides with anniversary of end of blockade

            UP CLOSE: Simon Baker talks about the making of Breath

            UP CLOSE: Simon Baker talks about the making of Breath

            The movie opens in cinemas this Thursday

            Local Business News

              Nominations extended for 2018 BEATS Awards

              Nominations extended for 2018 BEATS Awards

              Nominations have been extended

              Casuarina burger bar serves up delightful vegan menu

              Casuarina burger bar serves up delightful vegan menu

              Casuarina's new vegan burger bar is getting people talking

              High rents drive shops south of border

              High rents drive shops south of border

              Coffee chain relocates to Tweed City

              Lifestyle

                ‘The gross thing my patient tried to do’

                ‘The gross thing my patient tried to do’

                Secret diaries of a junior doctor

                Easy savings on your supermarket shopping

                Easy savings on your supermarket shopping

                Simple ways to save cash when doing your regular grocery shops

                Cynthia Nixon salutes transgender son

                Cynthia Nixon salutes transgender son

                Cynthia Nixon salutes transgender son Samuel on Instagram

                17-year-old designer's blossoming business unearthed

                17-year-old designer's blossoming business unearthed

                'I want women to feel bright and beautiful in my clothes'

                Videos

                  Entertainment

                    PROSECUTORS have released celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain’s toxicology report, revealing if narcotics were in his system.

                    Anthony Bourdain's toxicology report released

                    Prosecutors have released Anthony Bourdain’s toxicology report

                    IN A slam dunk, Natalie Joyce got the last laugh on Barnaby and Vikki. And then bad luck came again.

                    Big problem with Natalie’s tell-all

                    Natalie Joyce got the last laugh on Barnaby and Vikki

                    DREW Barrymore has posted a photo on Instagram that shows the difference between her makeup-free and after hours in the makeup chair.

                    Barrymore praised for brave pic

                    The difference between makeup-free and hours in the makeup chair

                    James Marsden talks about the hit sci-fi show's complexities ahead of Monday's season two finale.

                    Even Westworld's actors are in the dark

                    James Marsden talks about show's complexities ahead of season final.

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                      Real Estate

                        MELBOURNE or Sydney perhaps? Nope, you have to go a lot further to get to the suburbs full of people who are quietly making a fortune.

                        Move here to earn big money

                        Melbourne or Sydney perhaps? Nope, you have to go a lot further

                        A RETIRED couple have walked away with a record price in Brisbane after selling the family home site to make way for 32 new houses.

                        Couple turns $145k into $7.5m

                        A retired couple have walked away with a record price.

                        CHEAPER than apartments in the city, this regional Queensland town is on the market for a measly $500,000.

                        How you can buy an entire town for $500,000

                        A tennis court, 12 homes and a helipad are included in the deal.

                        Jobs

                          MOST of what students are learning is irrelevant by the end of their degree. The jobs are changing — and they’re getting weirder.

                          Are these the bizarre jobs of the future?

                          “The jobs are definitely going to be changing, but a lot of it’s going to be...

                          WORKERS may soon be needed for jobs that don’t yet exist, such as creating organs with 3D printers, runing virtual reality work spaces, or designing personalities for robots.

                          Predictions for the jobs of the future

                          Jobs Aussies can expect to emerge in the future

                          MOST of us dream of being able to jet off on holidays whenever we feel like it. But for a growing number of workers, it’s a reality.

                          The companies offering ‘unlimited’ leave

                          "People are taking leave and coming back rested and refreshed."

                          Motoring

                            We’ve lived with the tough truck for a couple of months now, subjecting it to road trips and towing tests

                            Long term test: Isuzu D-Max

                            Long term test of Isuzu D-Max and Mazda CX-5

                            From "spot” heaters warmed separate parts of the body to the Shiatsu massage function, the Lexus LS offers pure opulence on wheels.

                            ROAD TEST: Lexus LS is the epitome of luxury

                            Extend the ottoman and let the movie play - welcome to first-class.

                            The biggest winners were Korean brand Kia and Japanese marque Mazda, both securing three titles.

                            Kia and Mazda big winners from auto clubs awards

                            Winners revealed of Australia's Best Cars awards.