August 2019

Published a story 16th Aug 2019 11:21 AM

40 YEARS ago today, 100 protesters made a stand against logging of old growth rainforest.

Relive historic moment protesters defended a rainforest

40 YEARS ago today, 100 protesters made a stand against logging of old growth rainforest.

Published a story 14th Aug 2019 12:45 PM

A WHEELCHAIR-BOUND eyewitness said glass bottles were thrown during an altercation between a reality TV star and spectators at a Byron Bay rugby league match.

Glass bottle nearly hits baby in scuffle involving MAFS star

A WHEELCHAIR-BOUND eyewitness said glass bottles were thrown during an altercation between a reality TV star and spectators at a Byron Bay rugby league match.

Published a story 12th Aug 2019 10:30 AM

HEALTH authorities have issued warnings as the EPA and council prepare to investigate the fire, which has closed the Lismore dump.

LISMORE TIP FIRE: 'Stay indoors, close windows'

HEALTH authorities have issued warnings as the EPA and council prepare to investigate the fire, which has closed the Lismore dump.

Published a story 9th Aug 2019 3:17 PM

PLANS for better, safer access to the Bruxner Highway from Alstonville have been unveiled that will direct traffic away from a dangerous junction

New on ramp the 'safest solution' to dangerous junction

PLANS for better, safer access to the Bruxner Highway from Alstonville have been unveiled that will direct traffic away from a dangerous junction

Published a story 7th Aug 2019 3:06 PM

LISMORE City Council has responded to calls for safer pedestrian access, after a woman was killed earlier this year.

Hit-and-run death leads to road changes

LISMORE City Council has responded to calls for safer pedestrian access, after a woman was killed earlier this year.

July 2019

Published a story 25th Jul 2019 4:46 PM

A CLEARANCE auction has almost 600 eclectic items for sale.

Find some eclectic treasures at unicorn sale

A CLEARANCE auction has almost 600 eclectic items for sale.

Published a story 24th Jul 2019 3:24 PM

EVERY week <em>The Northern Star </em>publishes at least 130 local stories, here are 11 of them.

Not a subscriber? Here's what you missed

EVERY week The Northern Star publishes at least 130 local stories, here are 11 of them.

Published a story 22nd Jul 2019 12:02 PM

ONE person was trapped after the crash and traffic is still heavy in the area.

Two trucks, car involved in crash on Bangalow Rd

ONE person was trapped after the crash and traffic is still heavy in the area.

Published a story 18th Jul 2019 1:38 PM

AN APPLICATION has been made with the council to expand the use of the site.

What is the grand plan for the old Hurfords site?

AN APPLICATION has been made with the council to expand the use of the site.

Published a story 10th Jul 2019 1:51 PM

POLICE were a bit unsure what kind of fish this fisherman was trying to catch.

NOTHING SUSS: A fishy excuse leads to drug charges

POLICE were a bit unsure what kind of fish this fisherman was trying to catch.

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