July 2015

Published a story 1st Jul 2015 6:37 PM

IT’S opening day for the 2015 July Carnival as the crowds descend on the Grafton Racecourse for the Westlawn Finance Prelude Day.

July carnival kicks off today with Prelude Day

IT’S opening day for the 2015 July Carnival as the crowds descend on the Grafton Racecourse for the Westlawn Finance Prelude Day.

Published a story 1st Jul 2015 6:31 PM

CLARENCE Valley property owners could say goodbye to some developer fees for granny flats if a plan to boost low-cost housing goes ahead.

Clarence granny flat fees may go in plan for cheap housing

CLARENCE Valley property owners could say goodbye to some developer fees for granny flats if a plan to boost low-cost housing goes ahead.

Published a story 1st Jul 2015 6:16 PM

NEWS that 783 people found jobs in the Clarence Valley in the March quarter of 2015 is “gold-plated terrific news” says Mayor Richie Williamson.

Clarence's infrastructure, jobs boom is here: Williamson

NEWS that 783 people found jobs in the Clarence Valley in the March quarter of 2015 is “gold-plated terrific news” says Mayor Richie Williamson.

June 2015

Published a story 30th Jun 2015 6:52 PM

THE collapse of Heavy Haulage Australia probably reflects a downturn in the mining industry rather than the trucking industry, says a Clarence trucking company.

Heavy Haulage ‘not travelling well’ in mining downturn

THE collapse of Heavy Haulage Australia probably reflects a downturn in the mining industry rather than the trucking industry, says a Clarence trucking company.

Published a story 30th Jun 2015 6:27 PM

POLICE are treating a fire which destroyed a section of the Anglican Op Shop in Grafton as suspicious.

Suspicious fire hits Grafton op shop at worst time

POLICE are treating a fire which destroyed a section of the Anglican Op Shop in Grafton as suspicious.

Published a story 30th Jun 2015 7:29 AM

THE GRAFTON Redmen are taking heart from a tough second half performance in their 26-5 Far North Coast Rugby Union loss to Ballina.

Ballina Seahorses bog down Grafton Redmen

THE GRAFTON Redmen are taking heart from a tough second half performance in their 26-5 Far North Coast Rugby Union loss to Ballina.

Published a story 29th Jun 2015 6:41 PM

NORTH Coast mayors who fought for the upgrade of the Pacific Highway between Woolgoolga and Ballina say the highway completion date of 2020 is now confirmed.

Pacific Highway upgrade will meet deadline: mayors

NORTH Coast mayors who fought for the upgrade of the Pacific Highway between Woolgoolga and Ballina say the highway completion date of 2020 is now confirmed.

Published a story 29th Jun 2015 6:30 PM

WOOLI residents have come up with a plan that will help save their village from storm damage and has been included in a draft plan of management for the region.

Community's plan to save Wooli Beach from storm damage

WOOLI residents have come up with a plan that will help save their village from storm damage and has been included in a draft plan of management for the region.

Published a story 28th Jun 2015 6:27 PM

TWELVE objectors to a proposal to demolish the Westward Park suspension bridge in Grafton have not been able to save the structure.

Council to demolish Westward Park suspension bridge

TWELVE objectors to a proposal to demolish the Westward Park suspension bridge in Grafton have not been able to save the structure.

Published a story 25th Jun 2015 7:01 AM

THE fog around the ownership of the region’s water supply hasn’t cleared, but there have been glimpses of where it might end.

Glimpse of future for ownership of Valley's water supply

THE fog around the ownership of the region’s water supply hasn’t cleared, but there have been glimpses of where it might end.

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