August 2016

Published a story 26th Aug 2016 9:41 AM

GOON of fortune, rurosexual, bogan, schmick, babyccino, captains pick, checkout chick and about 6000 other words have joined the Australian English language.

New and not-so-new words now officially in language

GOON of fortune, rurosexual, bogan, schmick, babyccino, captains pick, checkout chick and about 6000 other words have joined the Australian English language.

Published a story 24th Aug 2016 3:50 PM

MANY Clarence Valley Council election candidates are out to give the council a shake up after the September 10 local government election.

Council election candidates clear cobwebs for meeting

MANY Clarence Valley Council election candidates are out to give the council a shake up after the September 10 local government election.

Voted in a poll 24th Aug 2016 11:16 AM

Published a story 23rd Aug 2016 6:03 PM

Grafton women Denise Barnier and Rosemary Stanton have just made another valued donation to the ward, an $11,500 VersaCare bed to better care for patients.

$11,500 bed a sign friends care

Grafton women Denise Barnier and Rosemary Stanton have just made another valued donation to the ward, an $11,500 VersaCare bed to better care for patients.

Published a story 22nd Aug 2016 6:22 PM

Music teacher said figures of the girls' first single were an outstanding success, but needed to be put into perspective against an international star.

Halo single sits pretty for Milly and Tash

Music teacher said figures of the girls' first single were an outstanding success, but needed to be put into perspective against an international star.

Published a story 22nd Aug 2016 12:56 PM

THE THEME for this year's Clarence Valley Country Muster will be a garden party, but one with a vibrant Aussie flavour.

Garden party pumped with country music muster's theme

THE THEME for this year's Clarence Valley Country Muster will be a garden party, but one with a vibrant Aussie flavour.

Published a story 21st Aug 2016 5:15 PM

A MASSIVE 850ha multi-national blueberry farm could bring up to 1200 jobs to the Clarence Valley in the next two years.

Mega-sized blueberry farm near Waterview Heights planned

A MASSIVE 850ha multi-national blueberry farm could bring up to 1200 jobs to the Clarence Valley in the next two years.

Published a story 19th Aug 2016 5:13 PM

A PLANNED electricity supply outage threatened to put a South Grafton car wash businesses out of action during one of its busiest days of trade.

Car wash owner steps up the pressure to keep the power

A PLANNED electricity supply outage threatened to put a South Grafton car wash businesses out of action during one of its busiest days of trade.

Published a story 18th Aug 2016 6:50 PM

THE times have changed for the Clarence Valley's Vietnam Veterans as they mark the 50th anniversary of  the Battle of Long Tan.

From villains to heroes

THE times have changed for the Clarence Valley's Vietnam Veterans as they mark the 50th anniversary of the Battle of Long Tan.

Published a story 18th Aug 2016 3:42 PM

SCAMS are increasing in number and sophistication but the best defence is still the old school way of making yourself a harder target.

Expert's advice to avoid scams

SCAMS are increasing in number and sophistication but the best defence is still the old school way of making yourself a harder target.

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