TODAY’S TOP 5
Daily update on our local news and events
EXPERTS reveal why family traditions are important for your child’s development. Turn to page 4 for our special report.
HEADING to the Casino Show this weekend? We have you covered with our full guide of what’s on from equestrian events, crowning of the junior and senior showgirls to fireworks for the kids. Read all about it on page 5.
BRINGING trains back to the North Coast will be a big talking point next week. Supporters of trains for the Northern Rivers will hold a meeting in Casino next week in a bid to stop plans for a rail trail. Full story page 5.
A PRESTIGIOUS award has been bestowed on a Southern Cross University lecturer, who will only be the third Australian recipient of the award in its 20-year history. To find out more, turn to page 7.
COMPANIES behind Casino’s future cannabis and biohub facility have formed an alliance. And according to one of the companies cheif executives “there are significant economic and environmental benefits to be gained” through the new partnership. Details, page 13.