TRY YOUR LUCK: Westpac Choppers big draw

Get along for major raffle draw for Westpac Life Saver chopper

Everything old is new again at Hank's

NEW LOOK: Hank's Kitchen staff Alice Golding, owners Chrissy and Aaron Hancock and Lisa McLaurin show off the bakery's new retro outfits.

Hanks go back for the future

Workshops help kids kick start a career

LOOKING UP: St Andrew's Christian School students Brad O'Connor, Billy-Joe Evans and Joel Gale show Kevin Hogan the underside of a car with the help of the hoist in the school's new automotive workshop.

Disability workshops gives kids a head start

VIDEO: Shark drone footage acts as tourist lure

Stills from a NSW Department of Primary Industries video showcasing shark monitoring drones.

Great White shark, only metres from surfers, features in top video.

You're invited to help celebrate Col's last day

Col Green from the South Grafton Ex-Servicemen's Club who are having great success with their tribute shows.

South Services secretary-manager retiring

Celebrating the Clarence Valley's unique story

Lynn Baker and Penny the detection dog. Penny will be in Grafton during Heritage Near Me Roadshow which arrive in early March. Photo: Jason O'Brien

Week-long celebration of Clarence Valley's heritage

Yamba show sounds Crazy

GROOVY POP: Crazy Old Maurice is take to the stage at the Pacific Hotel Sunday afternoon.

Newcastle band to bring the house down in Yamba

Bernard, Kasey, Spooky Men, and more this weekend

Mal Eastick returns with his Blues Bar on Sunday at the Yamba Golf Club.

Touring shows bring mix of genres to Clarence

Unions take to streets as Sunday penalty rates cut

Retail workers will be among those hit by the changes.

Thousands of lowest paid workers to be hit by changes to pay rates

VIDEO: Minister announces Headspace facility for Grafton

Federal Minister for Health Greg Hunt was in Grafton to announce new mental health services including a Headspace facility for Grafton on Thursday, 23rd February, 2017.

Vital mental health services announced for Clarence Valley

Houses selling like hot cakes

HIGH DEMAND: Maclean Valley 2 Coast principal Ingrid Nott.

Valley's housing market pushed by supply shortage and jobs growth

Northern NSW TV broadcasting rights sale withdrawn

STAYING PUT: Shows such as MasterChef on Channel 10 will continue to be broadcast in Coffs Harbour by Southern Cross Media.

No change to Coffs TV broadcasting operator

Bidding could start at $1.4M for sought after property

Farrell McCrohon's Jojo Newby rides on a property recently listed at Buccarumbi

One of largest rural properties on market to go under hammer today

Is closing Grafton Regional Airport the answer?

A REX flight arrives at Grafton airport Photo: Adam Hourigan/The Daily Examiner

While passenger numbers rise, airport is still losing money

Sponsor partners needed for business awards

Nathan Benn (centre) celebrates with his staff after Benny's Smash repairs was named as Business of the Year  at the 2016 Clarence Valley Business Awards

DEX returns as major sponsor in 2017

iPhone 8: Augmented 3D reality and avatars?

OLED iPhone will have a “revolutionary” infrared module

Mazda recalls yet another vehicle...

The Mazda BT-50, sold between October 21, 2011, and December 3, 2012, are being recalled.

The Mazda BT-50 has now been recalled.

Mobile World Congress: What can we expect this year?

Rising smartphone maker Oppo has teased announcement of new camera

5 positions available for indigenous school-based trainees

Traineeships on offer at Clarence Valley Council

Nikon KeyMission review: Shooting 360 no walk in park

Nikon KeyMission 170 - the easiest of the range to use.

The biggest problem initially is keeping yourself out of the shot

One Nation leader hits cafe after Pauline Hanson fans attack

One Nation Qld leader Steve Dickson and Nicklin candidate Steven Ford visit Endless Time cafe.

Pauline Hanson's Qld leader meets with cafe after weekend of abuse

'Clean coal' mongering driven by witless political fear

POLITICAL fear of Pauline Hanson's One Nation catalyst behind refusal to acknowledge expert opinion of "97% of scientists".

COMMENT: Face it! Some men will always beat their wife

Domestic violence and assault is one are of law which the Murwillumbah Local Court deals with.

NO AMOUNT of legislation, no matter how sincere, will stop r

'Every time I think of this stupid father I feel sick'

Baby Paige

Letter: Why didn't the grandmother speak up for little Paige?

OUR SAY: Maclean's flying fox stalemate

The flying foxes in the rainforest outside Maclean High school. Photo: Adam Hourigan / The Daily Examiner.

What to do about Maclean's bat problem?

Yassmin Abdel-Magied’s views on Islam are misguided

Brisbane Muslim writer Yassmin Abdel-Magied

Islam discriminates against women in so many ways.

Pauline Hanson hits back at Labor 'lies' on One Nation

Pauline Hanson says Labor spreading lies about One Nation.

Who is Murray Watt? Because that’s the first thing I asked?

Is this the killer dog prowling East Lismore?

“There’s three of them running around this neighbourhood, and into the cats and the chickens".

Surfer escapes life-threatening injury

Wategos Beach, Byron Bay.

Rescue chopper called off after surfing accident

Truck fire closes NSW highway in both directions

New England Highway is closed in both directions.

An earlier truck fire on the New England Highway closes both lanes

Lismore man accused of child pornography with girl, 12

The Lismore Court House. Photo Cathy Adams / The Northern Star

POLICE seized thousands of images when they raided his home.

Investigation launched into Coffs city centre confrontation

CENTRE TROUBLE: Police were called to a confrontation on Harbour Dr in Coffs Harbour's city centre on Wednesday, February 22.

Teenagers were shouting and kicked a police car

NABBED: ninja stars, credit card knives, machetes in Lismore

Richmond Local Area Command officers and the Australian Federal Police (AFP) National Anti-Gangs Squad seized more than 70 prohibited weapons in Lismore in a joint-operation. February 21, 2017.

Joint police strike force pounces on illegal weapons in NR

Couple lucky to be alive after Yamba boat crash

SURVIVORS: Ron and Carol Clark are recovering after their boat was shipwrecked off Lover's Point at Yamba.

"(The waves) just picked the boat up like it was a toy"

Woman falls pregnant with twins six weeks after giving birth

Eliza Curby fell pregnant with twins six weeks after giving birth.

Eliza Curby fell pregnant with twins six weeks after giving birth

Aus Post CEO hits back at Pauline Hanson

Ahmed Fahour.

Fahour hits out at his consistent critic Pauline Hanson

Men adopted baby for child-sex ring

Child sex offender network: NZ man extradited to Brisbane

Attempts made to break into morgue holding Kim Jong-nam

 FILE - This May 4, 2001, file photo shows Kim Jong Nam, exiled half-brother of North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un, in Narita, Japan. No cause of death has been determined yet for Kim Jong Nam who died last week after apparently being poisoned in a Kuala Lumpur airport, officials said Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017. (AP Photos/Shizuo Kambayashi, File)

North Korea calls for the immediate release of 'innocent females'

Gang's ice tester boy talks drugs, cars & good times

(L) Johnny Nguyen as a gangster and (R) Johnny said drug dealing was not glamorous. Picture: Melvyn Knipe

Johnny Nguyen taste for drugs turned him into gang's ice tester boy

Australia Post CEO Ahmed Fahour quits $5.6 million post

Australia Post CEO Ahmed Fahour. Picture: Facebook

“Seven years is a long time ... particularly as it is a 24-7 job.”

First ever Mercedes Benz ute lands in Australia

Mercedes Badge generic. Source: Merecedes Australia

First ever Mercedes ute in Australia as tradies pay record prices

Villain to some a hero to others

Supporters carry the coffin at the funeral of Omar Abdel Rahman, the spiritual leader of the Egyptian extremist Gamaa Islamiya group, at al-Gamaliya town in Dakahlia Governorate. Abdel Rahman, who was considered the mastermind behind bomb plots in New York and sentenced to life in 1996. He died on February 18 in a US prison.

He was a spiritual leader or a villain, depending on where you stood

How one photo changed this woman's life forever

The new-look Cassy Dickerson running along the beach.

A mother of three has transformed her body and her life

'Islam and freedom are not compatible' says Dutch MP

Firebrand int-islam lawmaker Geert Wilders during an election campaign stop in Spijkenisse, near Rotterdam, Netherlands, Saturday, February 18, 2017.

Far0right Dutch frontrunner takes hard stand on Islam

Americans fear major war under Donald Trump

Latest opinion poll reveals how US is rating their president

$140k damage: landlord says property trashed, contaminated

He had what he calls "the tenants from hell"

Coast kids forced to hand back trophy

UNLUCKY: Maroochydore junior lifesavers have had to hand back their champions title after an error at the weekend's Queensland Youth Championships.

Admin error sees junior Coast lifesavers hand title over to rivals

Man became a quadriplegic after swallowing a chicken bone

Shane became a quadriplegic after he swallowed a chicken bone one night.

They said: ‘He’s not going to make it through the night’

The family dog that nearly died from ice overdose

Stewart Morrison with his dog, Nellie, who nearly died from a drug overdose.

Sunshine Coast vet warns drugs new threat for pets

French waitress shows Aussies how to wrangle a goanna

The Australian native was no match for the brave waitress.

French waitress was taking no guff from an invading goanna

Fish measure up for bub after family reels 'em in

Kullen Fuchs measuring his family's catch.

Family of fisherman lands nannygai gold

CAUGHT: Naked men, clothed women cool off in other's pools

Three men were spotted on CCTV swimming naked in a resident's pool

Three men looking to cool off got their kit off

What's on the big screen this week

THIS week's releases offer variety as T2: Trainspotting proves not all sequels are terrible.

Duo Hard Drive to rock Clocktower Friday

Hard Drive, Stephen Herbert and Dwayne Doyle, who are playing at the Clocktower Hotel this weekend.

Enjoy Hard Drive at the Clocktower this weekend

REVIEW: Under the Gun doco looks at right to bear arms

ARMED: A still from the 2016 documentary film Under the Gun by Stephanie Soechtig.

An in-depth look into America's gun culture.

Hodges proud to be part of first channel dedicated to NRL

Justin Hodges is gearing up for his new gig on Fox League.

Footy star hopes to provide a voice for players on new NRL channel

Selling Houses renovate for Salvos in 100th episode

Charlie Albone, Andrew Winter and Shaynna Blaze return for season 10 of Selling Houses Australia. Supplied by Foxtel.

Selling Houses launch 10th season in volatile property market

Is Bernard really related to the Fanning of Grafton fame?

Bernard Fanning arrives in Grafton this weekend with Kasey Chambers for their final show on their acclaimed Sooner or Later tour. The pair will take to the stage at the Saraton Theatre on Saturday night for this highly anticipated concert.

Musician reveals the truth about his links to the Jacaranda City

Furious Price wants to quit I'm a Celeb after clash with Keira

Steve Price has threatened to quit the jungle.

Will camp ration clash with Keira cause Steve to call it quits?