Local news at the heart of our new look website

Local news at the heart of our new look website

New cleaner, more modern look on our website

Cabarita approved as next national surfing reserve

Cabarita approved as next national surfing reserve

A Tweed Coast break will become a national surfing reserve

Bookings bonanza for renovated oceanfront park

Bookings bonanza for renovated oceanfront park

The park is expected to open on March 22.

Residents warned to lock up after spate of break-ins

Residents warned to lock up after spate of break-ins

A car, laptop and a bottle of whiskey are among items stolen

Public gets a glimpse behind the scenes of police station

Public gets a glimpse behind the scenes of police station

An estimated 3000 visitors poured into Tweed Heads Police Station

The annual Banana Festival parade is returning

The annual Banana Festival parade is returning

The festival will run across August 24-25.

Tailgaters: Seriously, what's wrong with you?

Tailgaters: Seriously, what's wrong with you?

OPINION: Even in these terrible conditions, you're right up my rear

'Supernan' jumps from plane for landmark birthday

'Supernan' jumps from plane for landmark birthday

It was absolutely fantastic, I wanted to do it again

Search for missing Queensland swimmer suspended

Search for missing Queensland swimmer suspended

Emergency services have not been able to find the missing swimmer

Bunnings threatens tradie’s home over crim's spending spree

Bunnings threatens tradie’s home over crim's spending spree

Bunnings wants this tradie to pay the bill a crim ran up on his cards

'Humiliating’: Teen girl victim of Facebook revenge porn

'Humiliating’: Teen girl victim of Facebook revenge porn

The posts insinuated she was cheap prostitute and porn star

Teenager’s bold reaction to horror

Teenager’s bold reaction to horror

SOFIE Whitney knew two people killed in the shooting at her school

Man fined $326,000 for stealing from self-service checkout

Man fined $326,000 for stealing from self-service checkout

'I told him he could easily be caught but he doesn’t see the big deal in it'

Former child bride takes on cult

Former child bride takes on cult

ELISSA Wall can remember when she was forced to marry her 19-year-old first...

Opinion

    'I've spent my life savings fighting a mine company'

    'I've spent my life savings fighting a mine company'

    Years of legal battles end with a bulldozer and a resident on brink

    5 words you are using incorrectly

    5 words you are using incorrectly

    How to avoid sounding like a teenager, even if you are one

    An open letter to America: Right now, you just look silly

    An open letter to America: Right now, you just look silly

    The US has a massive problem, with a simple solution

    Brisbane Anyday

      Have the best time in this city without spending a dime

      Have the best time in this city without spending a dime

      WHY spend money to have a good time, when you can spend it on food?

      500,000 crystals, 337 costumes: this is Aladdin by numbers

      500,000 crystals, 337 costumes: this is Aladdin by numbers

      EVER wondered how much detail goes into a production like Aladdin?

      Where to see Dr Karl, and a heap of other cool stuff

      Where to see Dr Karl, and a heap of other cool stuff

      CHECK out what's on the World Science Festival Brisbane agenda.

      Sport

        Surf warning continues for Tweed Coast

        Surf warning continues for Tweed Coast

        Beaches were closed over the weekend due to swell.

        Haul of dead sharks met with outrage

        Haul of dead sharks met with outrage

        Decapitated and left to rot in the heat, 15 sharks found dead

        Pony club's gear on the move

        Pony club's gear on the move

        Murwillumbah Pony Club welcomes new equipment

        Clubs battle it out for title

        Clubs battle it out for title

        Big kudos at stake for local rivals

        National Sport

          Expand or die, warns new league boss

          Expand or die, warns new league boss

          New ARL Commission chair has simple message for NRL: expand or die

          Groin injury slows up Swans star

          Groin injury slows up Swans star

          Dan Hannebery in doubt for season-opener as Lance Franklin lines up

          Boomers coach backs on-court chemistry

          Boomers coach backs on-court chemistry

          Australia prepare for World Cup qualifier against Philippines

          Oates threat to Broncos' current crop

          Oates threat to Broncos' current crop

          Corey Oates' push to play in the forwards causing concern at Broncos

          Community

            Fingal Head meeting looks at improving safety

            Fingal Head meeting looks at improving safety

            Reception could be addressed along with other safety issues

            $5 million deal for macadamia company

            $5 million deal for macadamia company

            Loan puts processor on a global footing.

            Tweed Link is now available

            Tweed Link is now available

            Read everything in the Tweed Link here.

            Rings offer hope at treacherous Fingal headland

            Rings offer hope at treacherous Fingal headland

            Flotation devices and more on the horizon for deadly headland

            What's On

              Join Ivory Crush protest against elephant products

              Join Ivory Crush protest against elephant products

              Conservationists are heading to Australia's first Ivory Crush

              PRO DARTS: Van den Bergh promises more of the same in Mackay

              PRO DARTS: Van den Bergh promises more of the same in Mackay

              The reigning youth world champion defeated 16-time senior world champ

              10 things you didn't know about 'Dr Death'

              10 things you didn't know about 'Dr Death'

              The euthanasia advocate is coming to Lismore next month

              The Byron band that wrote a song with Daft Punk

              The Byron band that wrote a song with Daft Punk

              Parcels is touring the single Overnight with a local show this month

              Local Business News

                Clear state-of-the-art vision at the Regent

                Clear state-of-the-art vision at the Regent

                It has been an estimated 30 years since cinema had a new screen

                Savvy way to connect locals to business

                Savvy way to connect locals to business

                Pottsville duo jig up app to connect locals with tradies

                Gold Coast Airport hotel designs released

                Gold Coast Airport hotel designs released

                Public consultation closes at 5pm on Friday, May 4.

                Lifestyle

                  Busted: Another MAFS pair swap

                  Busted: Another MAFS pair swap

                  Two stars of MAFS have been busted together

                  Teen dies after headphones ‘melt in her ears’

                  Teen dies after headphones ‘melt in her ears’

                  A student has been electrocuted while using her charging mobile phone

                  RSPCA’s $29 Clear The Shelters adoption sale is on this weekend

                  RSPCA’s $29 Clear The Shelters adoption sale is on this...

                  The RSPCA is attempting to clear its shelters this weekend

                  Hyundai gambles on electric vehicles for Oz this year

                  Hyundai gambles on electric vehicles for Oz this year

                  Hyundai will start the zero-emission car race this year.

                  Videos

                    Entertainment

                      THE Real Housewives of Melbourne reunite for one final slanging match this season - and one Housewife vows she’ll never again work with her rival.

                      Housewives explode: ‘I know a c*** when I see one’

                      ONE Housewife vows she’ll never again work with her rival.

                      Benji says the reactivated version of Good Charlotte is the best version of the band, and talks of his love of local coffee and his marriage to Cameron Diaz.

                      Benji Madden loves Oz coffee

                      Benji also talks about keeping his marriage to Cameron Diaz private

                      CHANNEL 7 made a big splash this morning about its “exciting, new” series. It’s what Channel 7 didn’t say that’s more interesting.

                      What Channel 7 won’t tell you about ‘new show’ Take Me Out

                      It’s what Channel 7 didn’t say that’s more interesting.

                      THE much loved Aussie comedian says she’s nowhere near as funny as her late mother, who passed on a sense of humour and outrageous Scottish accent.

                      Magda Szubanski’s comedy tribute to mum

                      Magda reveals her sense of humour came from her late mother.

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                        Real Estate

                          TRACEY and Rob were sick of busy Sydney life, so they sold their beautiful home and now live in a van with their two kids.

                          Couple’s big $2 million gamble

                          Tracey and Rob were sick of Sydney life, so they sold their home

                          HE COULD buy pretty much any house he wants. Why does real estate guru and reality TV star Luis D Ortiz prefer life as a tenant?

                          The millionaire real estate mogul who rents

                          The millionaire real estate mogul who prefers to rent

                          Jobs

                            WANT to work at Aldi? The supermarket is kicking off the year by hiring 50 people on a salary of $102,000 — here’s what the job requires.

                            Could you work at Aldi for $102k?

                            Aldi is kicking off 2018 by hiring 50 people on a salary of $102,000

                            ALMOST half of Australians taking sick leave are actually chucking a sickie, according to new research, and these are the reasons why they’re doing it.

                            How Australia chucks a sickie

                            ALMOST half of us are chucking a sickie when we take sick leave

                            MILLENNIAL jobseekers have to fight a super-qualified candidate pool for a shrinking number of jobs. Soon they’ll have to prove themselves against machines.

                            How Aussies can survive robot takeover

                            Millenials aren't just fighting each other, they're fighting robots

                            Motoring

                              Once again it was black and white numerical number plates commanding massive dollars at the Shannons Melbourne Late Summer Auction on February 19.

                              Rare number plate gets $268,000...more than a Jag E-Type

                              It's rare number plates which continue to deliver cash windfalls.