northern rivers politics

What the last Greens candidate thinks of comedian’s goal

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Comedian Mandy Nolan is hoping to secure preselection for ahead of the next federal...

‘Nothing for granted’: MP on comedian’s stab at politics

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A local identity has revealed her plans to take on federal politics.

330 PHOTOS: What 2020 looked like on the Northern Rivers

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The Northern Star has been there to record year of highs and lows.

2020 on the Northern Rivers: in photos

Premium Content 2020 on the Northern Rivers: in photos

From fire aftermath to floods, Black Lives Matter protests and COVID-19, it has...

ScoMo was in town, and you had plenty of questions for him

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PRIME Minister Scott Morrison visited Lismore this week after flash flooding swept...

Farewell Mungo, a brilliant mind and 'last true larrikin'

Farewell Mungo, a brilliant mind and 'last true larrikin'

The influential political journalist and commentator has passed away

Council reopens public gallery at meetings after COVID ban

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“IT’S really about that transparency and accountability,” says one Byron...

Sitting MP unafraid boundary changes will unseat her

Premium Content Sitting MP unafraid boundary changes will unseat her

Residents in several towns will be voting in different electorates

REVEALED: Govt secretly planned $100M project for months

Premium Content REVEALED: Govt secretly planned $100M project for months

Controversial school merger has been in planning for a long time

'Costly, unnecessary': Fresh opposition to Dunoon dam

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Another group has voiced concerns about the proposed water strategy

Touch of independence about new Byron deputy mayor

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THREE councillors were nominated and the final decision was made in a nailbiting...

‘They shouldn’t be left to deal with this on their own’

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LISMORE MP Janelle Saffin has welcomed the border bubble changes, but says it’s...

Mayor’s high expectations after border change

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“I THINK most of us had given up reasonable decision-making could be made.”

'Difficult' reason why councillor quit the Greens

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AFTER being left off the party’s ticket for the next election, he will still vie...

‘QLD happy to host footy players… but not us’

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KEVIN Hogan slammed the QLD Government’s announcement the AFL Grand Final will be...

Council to ask for border bubble to be extended

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A NORTH Coast council is lobbying for a range of considerations to ease the strain...

‘It’s just wrong’: Your response to border closure survey

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YOU can still have your say on how the QLD border closure has impacted you.

‘Premier just doesn’t care about North Coast’, MP

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THE NSW Premier could be doing more to help people disadvantaged by the QLD border...

How did Nimbin's cannabis campaigner fare in by-election?

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ELECTION candidate asks why growing cannabis in one state has been decriminalised...

Politicians divided over shark drone funding

Premium Content Politicians divided over shark drone funding

Some don’t think the region got its fair share of funding

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