Real-time Northern Rivers news at your fingertips 24/7

NEVER before has real-time coverage of major news events across the Northern Rivers been so accessible and immediate.

Northernstar.com.au breaks news daily, delivering rolling live coverage to keep the region informed as major events unfold.

Accessing The Northern Star's online reporting has never been easier.

The Northern Star's Facebook page has grown considerably since the start of this year and is just about to top 15,000 followers.

Every day via Facebook we break local, national and international news.

We also post the quirky, inspirational and light-hearted, ensuring we are not just informing, but entertaining.

Twitter is where our news is delivered as it happens 24/7.

If a major event is unfolding - such as an emergency, political announcement or scandal.

It not only happens on The Northern Star's Twitter account, which has an audience of more than 2600.

Key members of our newsroom use their own Twitter accounts to report live from the scene - ensuring you do not miss a moment - or to set the agenda.

Reporters can often be found Tweeting from news events and council meetings if a big decision is pending.

Or why not see many of the amazing photographs taken by The Northern Star's photographers or submitted by readers via our website, FB and Twitter accounts.

TWITTER

The Northern Star - @northern_star_

David Kirkpatrick(editor) - @davidkirkpatri3

Samantha Elley(digital producer) - @Mannii

FACEBOOK

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