October 2019

Published a story 22nd Oct 2019 3:31 PM

WHAT prompts festival strip searches has been revealed at an inquiry.

19 Splendour strip searches for just one pill

WHAT prompts festival strip searches has been revealed at an inquiry.

Published a story 22nd Oct 2019 3:17 PM

A POLICE officer at last year's Splendour in the Grass music festival where a teenage girl was forced to strip naked has been labelled "careless" at an inquiry.

Splendour cop 'seriously careless' with strip search: Inquiry

A POLICE officer at last year's Splendour in the Grass music festival where a teenage girl was forced to strip naked has been labelled "careless" at an inquiry.

Published a story 1st Oct 2019 10:13 AM

BY CHARGING for news we employ local people in our community, and keep regional journalism alive

$1 DEAL: We think our journalism is worth it

BY CHARGING for news we employ local people in our community, and keep regional journalism alive

September 2019

Published a story 30th Sep 2019 2:48 PM

"WE DON'T expect to get something for nothing from the butcher, baker or candlestick maker, why should paying for local journalism be any different?”

Why we think our journalism is worth it

"WE DON'T expect to get something for nothing from the butcher, baker or candlestick maker, why should paying for local journalism be any different?”

Published a story 26th Sep 2019 6:59 AM

"IT REALLY irks me that leaders don't seem to be listening to what the children of the world are telling them about climate change”.

Don't dare patronise our kids: Note to ScoMo

"IT REALLY irks me that leaders don't seem to be listening to what the children of the world are telling them about climate change”.

Published a story 4th Sep 2019 11:47 AM

WE'RE using some interactive maps, photos and graphs to help make our local news even more user-friendly.

Check out cool new interactive tools our journos are using

WE'RE using some interactive maps, photos and graphs to help make our local news even more user-friendly.

August 2019

Voted in a poll 19th Aug 2019 3:39 PM

July 2019

Published a story 30th Jul 2019 3:03 PM

EDITOR David Kirkpatrick has some excellent reasons why you should subscribe to The Northern Star right now (hint: one of them is the CHEAP price).

BARGAIN BUY: You'll kick yourself if you miss this deal

EDITOR David Kirkpatrick has some excellent reasons why you should subscribe to The Northern Star right now (hint: one of them is the CHEAP price).

Published a story 22nd Jul 2019 11:35 AM

THE festival creates a new pop-up city on the Northern Rivers, and it shows what we are capable of as a region, says editor David Kirkpatrick.

Call me crazy, but Splendour showcases something special

THE festival creates a new pop-up city on the Northern Rivers, and it shows what we are capable of as a region, says editor David Kirkpatrick.

Published a story 17th Jul 2019 10:18 AM

THERE'S not a piece of cutlery to be seen in this new restaurant, which is taking the concept of "finger food" to the extreme.

SHOW THE FINGER: The eatery with no cutlery

THERE'S not a piece of cutlery to be seen in this new restaurant, which is taking the concept of "finger food" to the extreme.

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