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From the newsroom PM 30/7/12

DAILY Examiner reporters are putting the finishing touches to their stories for the day.

Terry Deefholts has caught up with the latest candidate to throw his hat in the ring for the Clarence Valley elections, Grafton businessman Michael McIver.

On his first day on the job Lachlan Thompson has come up with some good news for local fire brigades with some expansion in numbers expected instead of cuts.

He has also been looking ahead to Wednesday and getting some information together about a story on the Clarence Valley Council's new bin system.

Around the office there's been plenty of talk about the Olympics, especially how good it is Australia is ahead of the Poms on the medal table.



Mockingbirds take purple crown in extra-time thriller

Tequila Mockingbirds took out the a grade title at the 50th annual Jacaranda Hotel Basketball Carnival at the Grafton Sports Centre.

Brisbane team come from behind in A Grade decider.

Recognition for long serving volunteers

Susan Fischer (10 years) and Barry Hayes (20 years) show off their certificates for long service with State MP Chris Gulaptis.

Hard work and dedication to community receives due recognition.

ACCC attempts to force regional mobile network expansion

The ACCC has ruled against introducing domestic roaming to allow phone rivals to access each other's networks.

Vodafone slams ACCC after mobile roaming decision

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