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    Turning my friends into art

    Turning my friends into art

    Brain injury doesn't halt artists

    Copper mine unlikely to open any time soon: Mining company

    premium_icon Copper mine unlikely to open any time soon: Mining company

    German mining company said too early to tell if mine will go ahead

    Two-way traffic re-opens in Lennox Head

    Two-way traffic re-opens in Lennox Head

    Traffic trial over after public outcry.

    Double demerits: Expect heavy penalties this Easter

    premium_icon Double demerits: Expect heavy penalties this Easter

    Police will be out in force this long weekend

    Your Story

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      Why should we fear electric cars?

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      Animals jump off climate change cliff as we do nothing

      Animals jump off climate change cliff as we do nothing

      Are we losing our humanity by not looking after the planet?

      Recycle your Easter egg wrappers

      Recycle your Easter egg wrappers

      It is preferable for people to scrunch up their foil

      Australian identity - is it relevant anymore?

      Australian identity - is it relevant anymore?

      We have a responsibility to think beyond national borders

      Weddings

        Readers wedding photos

        Readers wedding photos

        Northern Star readers have shared their wedding photos with us.

        Top Northern Rivers wedding locations

        Top Northern Rivers wedding locations

        We asked on Facebook for your favourite wedding locations and many people were kind...

        What is the most important thing when planning a wedding?

        What is the most important thing when planning a wedding?

        What is the most important thing when planning a wedding?

        AutoWed: coin-operated wedding machine

        AutoWed: coin-operated wedding machine

        Press 1 for heterosexual, 2 for gay, and 3 for a lesbian marriage. And if you wish...

        Pets

          Top 25 cutest dogs of the Northern Rivers

          Top 25 cutest dogs of the Northern Rivers

          The Northern Rivers sure have some cute dogs in their midst

          Roxy the miracle pup.

          Roxy the miracle pup.

          Roxy the miracle pup has been given the all-clear by the vet who has treated her...

          Photography: Pets with disabilities

          Photography: Pets with disabilities

          Portland-based Carli Davidson is an award-winning photographer and experienced...

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            Local History

              Regardless of whether Notre-Dame Cathedral’s restoration stays true to traditional style or branches out, it will be a long process with Parisians told it will remain closed for up to six years.

              premium_icon Notre-Dame rebuild could take a decade

              Business owners told the cathedral would be closed for years

              A rare heritage listed home with a grand 'sprung' ballroom, waterfront access, a castle-like facade and a whole lot of history under one roof has been listed in south Sydney.

              Castle-like beachfront could be a steal

              'You have to wonder just what important decisions for the country were made...

              Staff at Notre Dame Cathedral took 23 minutes to find the raging inferno that destroyed the iconic landmark, it has emerged.

              23 MINUTES: Agonising search for fire after alarm

              Prosecutors in the French capital have launched a criminal inquiry

              As the smoke continues to circle around Notre Dame Cathedral, the first images of the devastation inside the building have been shared.

              First look inside devastated Notre Dame

              'We will rebuild this cathedral together'