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13 stories that made headlines this week

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Your must-know news: Murder trial, border bubble, weather

Your must-know news: Murder trial, border bubble, weather

Everything you need to know today - weather, news headlines and more

Tragic end to search for missing Northern Rivers man

Premium Content Tragic end to search for missing Northern Rivers man

THE 37-year-old man was last seen in Kyogle about 11am on Thursday August 13.

5 Northern Rivers areas named in fire season hot spots

Premium Content 5 Northern Rivers areas named in fire season hot spots

AFTER a devastating 2019, the RFS added five Northern Rivers areas to its Bushfire...

Woman ‘haunted’ by horrific crash that killed her husband

Premium Content Woman ‘haunted’ by horrific crash that killed her husband

Kirsty Stephenson urges help for Westpac Rescue Helicopter

11 top stories making news last week

Premium Content 11 top stories making news last week

A NEW COVID-19 case, a search for a missing woman, court cases and a return to...

Your new digital edition of The Northern Star has arrived

Premium Content Your new digital edition of The Northern Star has arrived

New, exciting addition has arrived on our website's homepage

Premium Content Qantas Link lands in Ballina

Mayor David Wright welcomed the crew that flew the very first Qantas Link flight...

MYSTERY PHOTO: Who is this woman?

Premium Content MYSTERY PHOTO: Who is this woman?

"Something about this young woman’s face had me enthralled"

What made news on the Northern Rivers this week?

What made news on the Northern Rivers this week?

WATER security, development and the coronavirus – they all made news this week and...

At 144, we’re the ultimate survivor

Premium Content At 144, we’re the ultimate survivor

We have reported on this community’s triumphs and tragedies.

Officer who gave up his life saving swimmer, is remembered

Officer who gave up his life saving swimmer, is remembered

On a holiday trip to Byron Bay in 1989 Const Murray lost his life