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One man's mission for a cleaner Valley inspires

Aydan Wyse has been cleaning up the roads of the Clarence and Richmond Valley.

"I started in Iluka and I roughly picked up 500 to 700 bags.”

Rebels real-life warrior on the mend after surgery

AT LEFT: South Grafton Rebels captain Grant Stevens runs into a Matt Cheeseman tackle against the Coffs Harbour Comets during the 2017 Group 2 season. ABOVE: Stevens knee after the successful surgery this week.

After putting up with pain for years, Stevens forced into surgery.

Two major speakers for Archibald opening

Dr Michael Brand, Director of the Art Gallery of NSW, will be special guest speaker at the Grafton Regional Gallery's upcoming Archibald Prize gala opening.

Archibald prompts special visitors to Clarence Valley






New York style in Yamba barbering

Teacher turns hand to trimming and thrives

G'bah woman steps on red-bellied black snake in laundry

Michelle Gosling, of Goonellabah, was bitten by a red-bellied black snake in her laundry room.

Putting a load of washing on can be a dangerous task

Park could lose historic vessels

Clarence Valley Council has lodged a development application for the removal of the ferry at Ferry Park.

After three decades, Ferry Park could lose its iconic displays

Traffic changes for Pacific Highway

Motorists should allow extra travel time with road closures and a reduced speed limit in place for the Woolgoolga to Ballina Pacific Highway upgrade.

Motorists should allow extra travel time

HOOROO, HOLLY: Family and friends say goodbye

Holly Butcher's brother Dean at her funeral at the Grafton Showground yesterday. INSET: Holly's family bring the casket out to the hearse.

Holly Butcher, 27, farewelled in Grafton

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Long-standing Toowoomba business to close down

A TOOWOOMBA business has announced it will close after almost 17 years offering fun for its visitors.

10 things you didn't know about 'Dr Death'

Dr Philip Nitschke .

The euthanasia advocate is coming to Lismore next month

The Byron band that wrote a song with Daft Punk

THE BAND: Parcels are Anatole Serret, Noah Hill, Louie Swain, Jules Crommelin and Patrick Hetherington.

Parcels is touring the single Overnight with a local show this month

Chris Hemsworth wants to keep playing Thor

LEADING MAN: Chris Hemsworth in a scene from the movie Thor: Ragnarok. Supplied by Marvel.

His current contract with Marvel ends with the upcoming film

Survey reveals trucking second most deadly job

IN THE SPOTLIGHT: the scene of the double fatality two-truck collision on the Gwydir Highway on Monday.

Trucking second most dangerous job in Australia, survey finds

Business awards call for sponsors

EXCITED: SPAR Maclean owners Judith and Bob Little were thrilled to be announced the Business of the Year at the 2017 Clarence Valley Business Excellence Awards held at Bowlo Sports and Leisure Yamba.

Join the business excellence awards team

Owner weighs options over government policy

The public weighbridge at South Grafton is out of action due to a dispute between the owners and regulators.

Weighbridge owners prepared to sell than toe government line

Weighbridge closure costly for local businesses

The weighbridge is at 24 Through St, South Grafton, near the railway station.

Weighbridge closure costly for local businesses.

Sign pokes fun at idea that males dominate the trades

OUTNUMBERED: Two of Grafton Inspirations Paint female staff Erin McLachlan, left and Teneille Burley give co-owner Andrew McLachlan a few tips. Alyssa Peters is on leave.

Risky business or a sign of the times at local paint store?

Five phone calls to save you thousands

A few minutes on the phone can make for a happy start to 2018.

It is important your provider knows you are ready to switch

Meghan and Harry wow the Welsh

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle arrive in Brixton, southwest London, Britain, 09 January 2018. The couple visit the Reprezent radio station in Brixton, for their second official public engagement together.

Royals visit Cardiff on their third official engagement together.

Bowen local delivers vile spray at Adani protesters

An Adani activist speaks with the Bowen local in an exchange which left the protester “shaken” but was widely supported on social media.

Angry local films himself delivering expletive laden spray at protesters.

Grafton Burrito Bar Opening

It has finally arrived! Our reporter Ebony Stansfield does a taste test.

Create a jungle vibe with this striking indoor plant

Add a tropical feel to your home with this easy-care plant.

Bathurst 12-hour: the other great race at Mount Panorama

Spectacular backdrop: Mount Panorama will be open for business again soon. Pic: Supplied.

Get set for some exciting production car racing.

Local couple share what makes a marriage last for 50 years

LIFE WITH LAUGHTER: Carol and Allan Pease look back. Carol said "I was always in love with him”.

Carol and Allan Pease celebrated with family.

Big question about Ardern's pregnancy

 In this Oct. 26, 2017, file photo, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, center left, embraces her partner Clarke Gayford after speaking to well-wishers in front of the parliament in Wellington, New Zealand. Ardern announced on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018 that she expecting her first child in June. AP Photo/Nick Perry.

This is a both a significant moment in history, and a mundane one.

Facebook ‘birth’ post: ‘Disturbing and creepy’

A Denver woman created a hilarious 'birth' photoshoot to announce the arrival of her new kitten. (Elizabeth Woods-Darby) Celebrating Beloved Cats Everywhere. Credit - Various via Storyful

LUCY Shultz and her boyfriend pose for pictures typical of any new parents with...

Australian roads ‘not ready’ for driverless cars

Mercedes-Benz is trialling autonomous vehicles in Australia. Picture: Joshua Dowling.

Report reveals roads need infrastructure improvements.

Tamworth Country Music Festival opens with cracker of a night

THE annual Tamworth Country Music Festival has started with a cracker of a night.

O’Riordan: No cause of death until April

Irish singer and leader of The Cranberries Dolores O'Riordan performs in concert in Wroclaw, Poland, 01 May 2017. Reports on 15 January 2018 state Dolores O'Riordan has died in London, aged 46.

The inquest into the death of Dolores O’Riordan has been delayed

REVIEW: Adam Rennie rises to the occasion in Rocky Horror

Adam Rennie made his debut as Frank N Furter at QPAC last night.

THE show goes on in Brisbane as Queensland does The Time Warp again.

Kim, Kanye announce baby name

Kardashian West announced on her app Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. the birth of their daughter via surrogate The baby, their third, was born early Monday and weighed in at 7 pounds, 6 ounces.

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have kept everyone guessing

Break into Toowoomba housing market: 'You only need $1000'

PERFECT FIT: Josh and Sacha Von Blanckensee are thrilled with their new two-bedroom home.

The homes are designed so they can easily be extended

Historic home sets auction record in North Toowoomba

11 Gentle Street, North Toowoomba.

Gentle Street home sets record for auction sale in city's north

Property buying scheme for ‘suckers’

Property, real estate, housing, suburb, August 2016

The new, ridiculous way to buy but not really buy a house.

'Breathtaking' Lennox home expected to smash price record

ONE OF A KIND: Stunning images from the property at 1 Rocky Point Road, Lennox Head.

This one of a kind home is on an acre of beachfront land

How Australia chucks a sickie

Taking a sickie is popular with Australians.

ALMOST half of us are chucking a sickie when we take sick leave

How Aussies can survive robot takeover

Getting a job was already competitive for young Aussies, and automation means they’ll have to brush up on skills that employers used to ignore. Picture: iStock

Millenials aren't just fighting each other, they're fighting robots

premium_icon Revealed: The most in-demand workers of 2017

Demand for tradies has significantly increased.

Demand for some workers rebounds in 2017

Aussie has the world’s best job

Wouldn’t mind staying in a house like this for a while! Sherbet Birdie photography

Sorelle Amore’s ultimate goal seemed outrageous

POLLIE TICKLED: No job? We can fix that

A whole new method of job-hunting on offer.

Get back on the job train with these top tips

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Hyundai’s coming Ioniq makes a power point

The new Hyundai Ioniq will arrive mid-year in Australia.

Here comes Hyundai's answer to the Toyota Prius.

Revealed: Whincup’s new Red Bull wheels

Jamie Whincup gives a sneak peak of his new Holden ZB Red Bull.

First look at Jamie Whincup’s new Red Bull Racing ZB Commodore

Choices you make when the Rolls isn’t posh enough

The Rolls-Royce "Dawn in Fuxia" paintwork is unique. Picture: Supplied

It appears no one wants a 'standard' Rolls.

Truckie's road rage left teacher 'terrified, shaking'

A Wollongbar woman says she is shaken after two terrifying road rage incidents.

"He kept honking his horn and he was tailgating me"

Limos are so last year — get ready for raft of luxury wagons

The Infiniti QX50 arrives in Australia late this year.

There is plenty of new luxury metal on the way.

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