May 2013

Published a story 25th May 2013 2:18 PM

NATIONAL Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) and the RFS are making the best of the clear, cool conditions in a hazard reduction burn program around the Valley.

Burnoffs get in top gear

NATIONAL Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) and the RFS are making the best of the clear, cool conditions in a hazard reduction burn program around the Valley.

Published a story 25th May 2013 7:08 AM

SOUTH Grafton High School student, Bryce Reardon from Ramornie couldn't believe it when he won the title of 2012 NSW Rural Fire Service Cadet of the Year.

Smokin’ job by this teen

SOUTH Grafton High School student, Bryce Reardon from Ramornie couldn't believe it when he won the title of 2012 NSW Rural Fire Service Cadet of the Year.

Published a story 24th May 2013 11:11 PM

VALLEY residents awoke to a split sky yesterday morning – half glorious autumn sunshine, the other half an ominous black thanks to low pressure system.

Weather turns savage after sunny start

VALLEY residents awoke to a split sky yesterday morning – half glorious autumn sunshine, the other half an ominous black thanks to low pressure system.

Published a story 24th May 2013 9:58 AM

DRIVERS relying on Google Maps to navigate around the Clarence Valley may have been sent on a wild goose chase recently.

Google’s long way round

DRIVERS relying on Google Maps to navigate around the Clarence Valley may have been sent on a wild goose chase recently.

Published a story 23rd May 2013 9:16 PM

AFTER years of lobbying to have the Pacific Hwy upgraded, the Pacific Highway Taskforce is hoping a political pledge will finally be seen through.

First step to fixing highway

AFTER years of lobbying to have the Pacific Hwy upgraded, the Pacific Highway Taskforce is hoping a political pledge will finally be seen through.

Published a story 23rd May 2013 12:03 PM

PEOPLE who find themselves in Maclean’s main street tomorrow will be seeing red and it’s all for a good cause – the Salvation Army’s annual Red Shield Appeal.

Maclean turning red for Salvos tomorrow

PEOPLE who find themselves in Maclean’s main street tomorrow will be seeing red and it’s all for a good cause – the Salvation Army’s annual Red Shield Appeal.

Published a story 22nd May 2013 9:19 PM

“IF elected, we’ll fix the Pacific Highway”.It’s a promise Clarence Valley residents have heard time and time again before elections and is yet to be fulfilled.

Nationals leader Warren Truss promises highway dollars

“IF elected, we’ll fix the Pacific Highway”.It’s a promise Clarence Valley residents have heard time and time again before elections and is yet to be fulfilled.

Published a story 21st May 2013 9:58 AM

A NUMBER of Yamba residents say they were not notified quickly enough about the current boil-water alert and now their stomachs are paying the price.

Boil-water alert ‘inadequate’

A NUMBER of Yamba residents say they were not notified quickly enough about the current boil-water alert and now their stomachs are paying the price.

Published a story 20th May 2013 11:24 PM

TEARS of grief mixed with warm smiles and laughter yesterday as friends and family said an emotional farewell to Yamba woman Patricia “Trish” Douglas.

Laughter, tears for ‘super mum’

TEARS of grief mixed with warm smiles and laughter yesterday as friends and family said an emotional farewell to Yamba woman Patricia “Trish” Douglas.

Published a story 20th May 2013 9:26 PM

POLICE are continuing to investigate a house fire at Yamba on Saturday night which claimed the life of a 66-year-old woman.

Yamba house fire death remains a mystery

POLICE are continuing to investigate a house fire at Yamba on Saturday night which claimed the life of a 66-year-old woman.

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