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Fri 16 Nov 2018

Grafton lotto ticket scores local $200,000

Grafton lotto ticket scores local $200,000

'This is certainly the biggest prize we've sold since we opened the new shop!'

BEHIND THE SPORTS DESK: The need for three grand finals

premium_icon BEHIND THE SPORTS DESK: The need for three grand finals

Sydney Swans will push the case for a best-of-three Grand Final when the competition committee meets, but is it something that will take AFL into the future?

'Ernie' the dingo immortalised

premium_icon 'Ernie' the dingo immortalised

'We miss him, we miss the way he would just appear from out of nowhere like a wonderful spirit.'

Your place, or a police station: The drink-driving gamble

premium_icon Your place, or a police station: The drink-driving gamble

Local police respond to shocking stats where nearly five million drivers admit to being over the limit

Community digs deep to help family after horror find

premium_icon Community digs deep to help family after horror find

Hearts have opened up to a family who face a horror cleanup after their mother died in her house

HOUSE OF HORRORS: Children left to clean up mum's remains

HOUSE OF HORRORS: Children left to clean up mum's remains

SIBLINGS forced to foot the clean up bill after badly decomposed body of their mother was discovered in the family home.

UPDATE: Lengthy cleanup for overnight truck crash

UPDATE: Lengthy cleanup for overnight truck crash

ALL emergency services are still on the scene after a truck crash just after midnight.

Punishment ramped up for attacking hospital staff

premium_icon Punishment ramped up for attacking hospital staff

People who attack hospital staff could face tougher charges under measures being considered to protect the state’s health workers.

July Carnival makes major change for the families

premium_icon July Carnival makes major change for the families

JULY Carnival set to go to a full two-week period after Westlawn Black and Gold race day reschedules to the Sunday.

Big numbers and a big heart for timber plant

premium_icon Big numbers and a big heart for timber plant

Timber plant donates safety award winnings to Westpac Rescue Chopper

Valley's cult hero touches down for awards night

premium_icon Valley's cult hero touches down for awards night

WHILE he might already be two weeks back into pre-season training with the Gold Coast Titans, Anthony Don is about to tackle his toughest challenge yet.

Dr Pridgeon arrest questioned by former councillor

premium_icon Dr Pridgeon arrest questioned by former councillor

THE WWII escapee claimed he recognised similarities in the way Dr Pridgeon was arrested to when he was interrogated during German occupation.

Councillors 'reed' into park plan

premium_icon Councillors 'reed' into park plan

Reed removal causes concern for councillors in Corcoran Park master plan

Festival numbers highest in a decade

premium_icon Festival numbers highest in a decade

'Not only are locals getting back into the festival, but we've seen an increase in tourism across the board.'

Wooli eyesore to be demolished

premium_icon Wooli eyesore to be demolished

'This work is a rare opportunity to return a piece of Crown land to its natural state and to the community'

Thu 15 Nov 2018

Close call for bridge worker

Close call for bridge worker

EMERGENCY services were called to the construction site of the new Grafton bridge project yesterday

Severe storm warning issued for Clarence Valley, Coffs Coast

Severe storm warning issued for Clarence Valley, Coffs Coast

THE Bureau of Meteorology has issued a severe storm warning for the Northern Rivers this afternoon, with the Clarence Valley set to be in the firing line

Farlow family remembers a generous man

premium_icon Farlow family remembers a generous man

Service honours Col Farlow, who passed away aged 84 years

South students spectacular time in spotlight

premium_icon South students spectacular time in spotlight

Dancers on their way to School Spectacular extravaganza

A rewarding way to serve the community

A rewarding way to serve the community

'The jobs we go to are difficult, we get through them by sticking together as a team.'

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