AN IDEA to start up a child care centre for non-vaccinated children on the Northern Rivers has been met with heavy criticism by health experts.
OUR House is a “sanctuary” and “support network” for the cancer patients and their carers who have voiced concerns at the possibility of the centre closing.
PREMIER Mike Baird has said he would consider using ocean nets as a short-term solution to the North Coast’s ongoing shark crisis.
PASSENGER numbers through the Ballina Byron airport have soared to nearly double over the past five years.
BURNS Point Ferry fees for cyclists will remain at $1 with $50 annual passes available for frequent users and the fee waived for all school children.
This year’s Quota Club of Alstonville-Wollongbar Art, Craft and Garden Fair went a long way to showcase an impressive array of creative talent in the community.
CANCER support centre Our House in Lismore may be forced to close its doors under changes to patient accommodation subsidies.
MEALS on Wheels clients across the Northern Rivers are about to get a special side order of local daily news thanks to a new initiative of The Northern Star and local businesses.
YELLOW has long been a symbol of hope and that will be abundant today as volunteers sell daffodil flowers and merchandise to raise money for the Cancer Council.
IT’S not every day kids are encouraged to play with the devil, but an exception was made for Diva and Levi.