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    Sleet in Alstonville: True or false?

    premium_icon Sleet in Alstonville: True or false?

    A number of locals say they saw this strange weather phenomenon

    Let's taco about region's new Mexican restaurant

    premium_icon Let's taco about region's new Mexican restaurant

    Harvest and Barrio welcome new sibling venue

    Blue skies for QLD Origin supporters after window smashed

    premium_icon Blue skies for QLD Origin supporters after window smashed

    The NRL reached out to show its support after the incident

    'Freak accident': Women devastated to miss cycling event

    premium_icon 'Freak accident': Women devastated to miss cycling event

    They were rushed to hospital with serious injuries after the crash

    Your Story

      Cheeseburger commentary: 'Real women have curves'

      Cheeseburger commentary: 'Real women have curves'

      It was such a dumb remark, but it was hard not to shake it off

      Leave a legacy of kindness, thoughtfulness and generosity

      Leave a legacy of kindness, thoughtfulness and generosity

      Life is too fragile to continue in nasty ways

      Best friends stay true throughout time

      Best friends stay true throughout time

      Friends and lovers come and go, but these special friends stay true

      Help the refugees through a more practical means

      Help the refugees through a more practical means

      Help the refugees through a more practical means

      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

                Toowoomba's Indiana Jones digs up a confronting past

                Toowoomba's Indiana Jones digs up a confronting past

                Archaeologist Bryce Barker is on a quest to tell the truth.

                Murder and mayhem: The dark past of Mackay's forgotten jail

                premium_icon Murder and mayhem: The dark past of Mackay's forgotten jail

                Quiet suburban neighbour was once the stomping ground of killers

                The wards of the ring find historic piece embedded in tree

                The wards of the ring find historic piece embedded in tree

                A Swan Bay tree held a secret embedded in its truck for years