May 2017

Published a story 24th May 2017 12:38 PM

LISMORE City councillors have backed down from spending $2.75 million to refurbish the Lismore Lake Pool, the scene of many happy childhood memories.

Lismore City Council to demolish much-loved Lake Pool

LISMORE City councillors have backed down from spending $2.75 million to refurbish the Lismore Lake Pool, the scene of many happy childhood memories.

Published a story 24th May 2017 10:00 AM

BYRON Shire councillors are backing a rescission motion overturning the council's opposition to a takeover of the foreshore reserves in Brunswick Heads.

Byron council accused of backflip over Bruns foreshore plans

BYRON Shire councillors are backing a rescission motion overturning the council's opposition to a takeover of the foreshore reserves in Brunswick Heads.

Published a story 23rd May 2017 1:16 PM

NEW modelling has escalated the threat of sea level rises to the North Coast putting many more homes and valuable public infrastructure at risk.

Latest sea level rise scenario would see Byron underwater

NEW modelling has escalated the threat of sea level rises to the North Coast putting many more homes and valuable public infrastructure at risk.

Published a story 19th May 2017 10:17 AM

A DISTRICT Court Judge has dismissed Big Rob's appeal after he failed to show up in court.

Big Rob loses appeal over interim AVO

A DISTRICT Court Judge has dismissed Big Rob's appeal after he failed to show up in court.

Published a story 19th May 2017 9:45 AM

MOST commenters on the Northern Star's website have backed the use of the rail corridor for a rail trail, but on Facebook it was a different story.

Readers debate the future of Casino to M'bah rail corridor

MOST commenters on the Northern Star's website have backed the use of the rail corridor for a rail trail, but on Facebook it was a different story.

Published a story 18th May 2017 11:13 AM

FORMER Byron High teen Flynn Brown will be sentenced for his drug crimes next Friday in Lismore District Court.

Byron's 'baby faced drug king' chased by A Current Affair

FORMER Byron High teen Flynn Brown will be sentenced for his drug crimes next Friday in Lismore District Court.

Published a story 17th May 2017 5:53 PM

THE business lost everything in the flood but has returned to its former glory.

Computer shop and internet cafe to reopen after floods

THE business lost everything in the flood but has returned to its former glory.

Published a story 17th May 2017 5:27 PM

STORE by store plans for the old Masters site at Lismore are expected to be revealed soon.

Plans for Masters retail site to be unveiled 'within weeks'

STORE by store plans for the old Masters site at Lismore are expected to be revealed soon.

Published a story 17th May 2017 4:08 PM

WORKERS in Page could lose up to $2400 a year, according to economic predictions by a union-backed thinktank.

Will penalty rate cuts hurt or harm the Northern Rivers?

WORKERS in Page could lose up to $2400 a year, according to economic predictions by a union-backed thinktank.

Published a story 17th May 2017 3:15 PM

RESIDENTS have to drive 30km to get a signal

Northern Rivers town loses mobile coverage for five days straight

RESIDENTS have to drive 30km to get a signal

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