Local Business News

Wed 12 Sep 2018

These days it's a family-friendly vibe at Walkers

These days it's a family-friendly vibe at Walkers

"WE'VE got a new chef from Wisconsin whose specialty is barbecued ribs and wings.”

RICH FUTURE: Old mine a copper goldmine

premium_icon RICH FUTURE: Old mine a copper goldmine

EXLPORATIONS of a disused mine site from the early 1900s has unearthed high quantities of high-grade metals.

Sat 8 Sep 2018

Tulle twist on plastic bag problem

Tulle twist on plastic bag problem

Grafton woman Leah Stevenson from Lasting Impressions Bridal and Formal Wear decided to create her own re-usable produce bags and share them with the community

Fri 7 Sep 2018

Security of payment reforms need to go further say subbies

premium_icon Security of payment reforms need to go further say subbies

A packet or reforms to ensure there is no repeat of the sub contractor payment chaos after the collapse of Ostwald Bros, has noted flaws in the proposal.

Wed 5 Sep 2018

Support for 10 cent milk levy

premium_icon Support for 10 cent milk levy

THE hot topic of a milk levy to help dairy farmers has received further support with the Agricultural Minister and a Federal MP getting behind the movement.

Fri 31 Aug 2018

Govt to force companies to hire more female tradies

premium_icon Govt to force companies to hire more female tradies

CONSTRUCTION companies will be told to double the number of women employed on major state government ­infrastructure projects.

RAW DEAL: Sugar ban final straw for Grafton business

premium_icon RAW DEAL: Sugar ban final straw for Grafton business

'NOT a single person has become healthier because of this. What has happened is three ladies are now looking for a job.'

Tue 28 Aug 2018

Could council backflip on controversial decision?

Could council backflip on controversial decision?

Clarence Valley Council could backflip on a very controversial decision from the last council meeting

Grafton shop to close its doors

Grafton shop to close its doors

'IT IS sad and disappointing. Unfortunately there have been a number of things beyond our control that have led up to this.'

Salon to mark major milestone

Salon to mark major milestone

'Seeing other apprentices grow and become amazing hairdressers is the highlight'

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