May 2016

Published a story 6th May 2016 2:08 PM

KEBAB king and social media maverick Robert ‘Big Rob’ Bou-Hamdan has confirmed his intention of running for council.

Big Rob announces he will run for Lismore council

KEBAB king and social media maverick Robert ‘Big Rob’ Bou-Hamdan has confirmed his intention of running for council.

Published a story 6th May 2016 7:17 AM

A SEARCH of The Northern Star archives for historic flood photos will mostly evoke steamy summer and autumn. You can almost smell it.

Winter flood could be on the cards this year

A SEARCH of The Northern Star archives for historic flood photos will mostly evoke steamy summer and autumn. You can almost smell it.

Published a story 4th May 2016 6:48 PM

LABOR has condemned Federal Government cuts to the Northern Rivers Community Legal Centre.

This budget does not give protection for women: Saffin

LABOR has condemned Federal Government cuts to the Northern Rivers Community Legal Centre.

Published a story 4th May 2016 6:42 PM

LOCAL environmentalists say the $1.3 billion budget cuts may clip the wings of the Northern Rivers' fledgling “green energy” future.

Uncertain future for ‘green jobs’ on the Northern Rivers

LOCAL environmentalists say the $1.3 billion budget cuts may clip the wings of the Northern Rivers' fledgling “green energy” future.

Published a story 4th May 2016 1:41 PM

ALMOST a year on since The Northern Star revealed the Richmond River Beef Producers Association’s push for live trade to Indonesia, the idea has gone nowhere.

Dead end for Northern Rivers live trade plans

ALMOST a year on since The Northern Star revealed the Richmond River Beef Producers Association’s push for live trade to Indonesia, the idea has gone nowhere.

Published a story 4th May 2016 11:57 AM

Hogan handballs Joyce a chance to announce $15m herpes carrp readication program and then Barnabyism flow.

Barnaby: Opposition mud-sucking carp in need of herpes

Hogan handballs Joyce a chance to announce $15m herpes carrp readication program and then Barnabyism flow.

Published a story 2nd May 2016 7:13 PM

UPDATE: Police say Ballina residents who are concerned about a spate of break-ins should 'do their bit' by being security conscious.

'We are continuing to target the area', say police

UPDATE: Police say Ballina residents who are concerned about a spate of break-ins should 'do their bit' by being security conscious.

Published a story 2nd May 2016 4:16 PM

WITH May 3 marking World Koala Day, the Koala Clancy Foundation has come up with six ways you can show your support and help to raise awareness.

Six easy ways you can help koalas on Wild Koala Day

WITH May 3 marking World Koala Day, the Koala Clancy Foundation has come up with six ways you can show your support and help to raise awareness.

Published a story 2nd May 2016 3:49 PM

IMAGINE your community group making its Lantern Parade parade debut in front of 30,000 people in the heart of Lismore.

Is your community group in the Lantern Parade?

IMAGINE your community group making its Lantern Parade parade debut in front of 30,000 people in the heart of Lismore.

Published a story 2nd May 2016 3:29 PM

TRAFFIC and Highway Patrol officers caught 45 people for drug-driving during a three-day operation in Richmond Local Area Command.

MardiGrass drug drivers: 45 out of 1366 tests were positive

TRAFFIC and Highway Patrol officers caught 45 people for drug-driving during a three-day operation in Richmond Local Area Command.

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