July 2015

Published a story 3rd Jul 2015 6:56 PM

MORE than 25% of this year’s nominations for The Daily Examiner Clarence Valley Business Excellence Awards are in the new business categories.

New business award reflects growing confidence in Valley

MORE than 25% of this year’s nominations for The Daily Examiner Clarence Valley Business Excellence Awards are in the new business categories.

Published a story 3rd Jul 2015 6:54 PM

A GUT feeling that Grafton was ready to embrace a healthy approach to eating was all local businesswoman Chrissy Hancock needed to set up a whole food cafe.

Gut feeling on healthy eating makes up Chrissy’s mind

A GUT feeling that Grafton was ready to embrace a healthy approach to eating was all local businesswoman Chrissy Hancock needed to set up a whole food cafe.

Published a story 3rd Jul 2015 10:34 AM

A BREATH of fresh air will sweep through the Northern Rivers from Monday as all commercial outdoor dining areas in NSW will become smoke-free.

New smoking rules breath of fresh air for outdoor diners

A BREATH of fresh air will sweep through the Northern Rivers from Monday as all commercial outdoor dining areas in NSW will become smoke-free.

Published a story 2nd Jul 2015 2:31 PM

IT ALMOST seems like heresy for South Grafton representative rugby union player Lewis Cooper to be turning out in the 15-man game.

Rugby convert Cooper named in Cockatoos team

IT ALMOST seems like heresy for South Grafton representative rugby union player Lewis Cooper to be turning out in the 15-man game.

Published a story 2nd Jul 2015 1:34 PM

THE REMOVAL of seats from Maclean’s McLachlan Park is not a sign the camphor laurel trees in the park are about to come down.

Maclean trees still safe, seats removed for painting

THE REMOVAL of seats from Maclean’s McLachlan Park is not a sign the camphor laurel trees in the park are about to come down.

Published a story 1st Jul 2015 6:37 PM

IT’S opening day for the 2015 July Carnival as the crowds descend on the Grafton Racecourse for the Westlawn Finance Prelude Day.

July carnival kicks off today with Prelude Day

IT’S opening day for the 2015 July Carnival as the crowds descend on the Grafton Racecourse for the Westlawn Finance Prelude Day.

Published a story 1st Jul 2015 6:31 PM

CLARENCE Valley property owners could say goodbye to some developer fees for granny flats if a plan to boost low-cost housing goes ahead.

Clarence granny flat fees may go in plan for cheap housing

CLARENCE Valley property owners could say goodbye to some developer fees for granny flats if a plan to boost low-cost housing goes ahead.

Published a story 1st Jul 2015 6:16 PM

NEWS that 783 people found jobs in the Clarence Valley in the March quarter of 2015 is “gold-plated terrific news” says Mayor Richie Williamson.

Clarence's infrastructure, jobs boom is here: Williamson

NEWS that 783 people found jobs in the Clarence Valley in the March quarter of 2015 is “gold-plated terrific news” says Mayor Richie Williamson.

June 2015

Published a story 30th Jun 2015 6:52 PM

THE collapse of Heavy Haulage Australia probably reflects a downturn in the mining industry rather than the trucking industry, says a Clarence trucking company.

Heavy Haulage ‘not travelling well’ in mining downturn

THE collapse of Heavy Haulage Australia probably reflects a downturn in the mining industry rather than the trucking industry, says a Clarence trucking company.

Published a story 30th Jun 2015 6:27 PM

POLICE are treating a fire which destroyed a section of the Anglican Op Shop in Grafton as suspicious.

Suspicious fire hits Grafton op shop at worst time

POLICE are treating a fire which destroyed a section of the Anglican Op Shop in Grafton as suspicious.

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