May 2015

Published a story 21st May 2015 1:23 PM

A LITTLE over a month into Dave Alley’s epic run around Australia, he has clocked up 2535km - equating to a staggering 60 marathons in less than five weeks.

Dave Alley clocks up 2500km on Race Around Australia 2

A LITTLE over a month into Dave Alley’s epic run around Australia, he has clocked up 2535km - equating to a staggering 60 marathons in less than five weeks.

Published a story 21st May 2015 8:06 AM

AN OVERWHELMING majority of The Northern Star’s Facebook readers have backed nurses and midwives who have taken industrial action over staff cuts.

Readers back action to defend Base Hospital staffing levels

AN OVERWHELMING majority of The Northern Star’s Facebook readers have backed nurses and midwives who have taken industrial action over staff cuts.

Published a story 7th May 2015 12:53 PM

NOW 20 days into an expected six-month mission, Dave Alley has covered more than 1,400km on foot since starting his Race Around Australia 2 in Lismore.

Where's Dave? Somewhere in North QLD

NOW 20 days into an expected six-month mission, Dave Alley has covered more than 1,400km on foot since starting his Race Around Australia 2 in Lismore.

Published a story 7th May 2015 8:27 AM

LOCAL small businesses can take advantage of business assistance when the Small Biz Bus rolls into Brunswick Heads, Byron Bay and Kyogle.

Help for small businesses roll into town

LOCAL small businesses can take advantage of business assistance when the Small Biz Bus rolls into Brunswick Heads, Byron Bay and Kyogle.

Published a story 7th May 2015 5:55 AM

WHO’S the best with the wrench and pipes? According to our Facebook readers, it’s Shane Powell Plumbing.

Shane voted best to tend to your plumbing woes

WHO’S the best with the wrench and pipes? According to our Facebook readers, it’s Shane Powell Plumbing.

Published a story 6th May 2015 7:53 PM

READERS of The Northern Star were shocked to hear about Amanda Wright’s long battle with the medical world in relation to Lyme Disease.

Community joins in Amanda's Lyme Disease fight

READERS of The Northern Star were shocked to hear about Amanda Wright’s long battle with the medical world in relation to Lyme Disease.

Published a story 6th May 2015 11:59 AM

POLICE have laid further charges against two Rebels OMCG members in connection with ongoing investigations into the supply of drugs, speed and ice, in the region.

Further drugs charges laid on Rebels OMCG members

POLICE have laid further charges against two Rebels OMCG members in connection with ongoing investigations into the supply of drugs, speed and ice, in the region.

Published a story 6th May 2015 7:44 AM

THE rescission motion lodged by several Lismore City Councillors over the Biodiversity Management Strategy have not been carried.

Biodiversity Management Strategy to go ahead

THE rescission motion lodged by several Lismore City Councillors over the Biodiversity Management Strategy have not been carried.

Published a story 5th May 2015 2:48 PM

AN initiative to raise funds for a probe which aids the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer, has been pushed over the line with a recent charity night.

Funds raised to purchase prostate cancer probe

AN initiative to raise funds for a probe which aids the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer, has been pushed over the line with a recent charity night.

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