July 2015

Published a story 7th Jul 2015 9:46 PM

THE Ramornie Handicap has been producing memorable races since it was first run in 1917, but over the past 20 years there have been five classic finishes.

Five of the best Ramornie wins

THE Ramornie Handicap has been producing memorable races since it was first run in 1917, but over the past 20 years there have been five classic finishes.

Published a story 7th Jul 2015 9:43 PM

THE CLARENCE Valley’s federal members are flying the flag for Australia, with their offices spending more than $11,300 on them in the last six months of 2014.

MPs spent more than $11,000 on flags for local groups

THE CLARENCE Valley’s federal members are flying the flag for Australia, with their offices spending more than $11,300 on them in the last six months of 2014.

Published a story 6th Jul 2015 9:36 PM

ANGOURIE surfer Steve King won’t be throwing his weight behind calls to place shark nets off North Coast beaches.

Shark nets ‘don’t work’: surfer rejects MP's safety bid

ANGOURIE surfer Steve King won’t be throwing his weight behind calls to place shark nets off North Coast beaches.

Commented on a story 6th Jul 2015 1:34 PM

BARNABY Joyce has pulled out of an appearance on the ABC's Q&A; program after the Prime Minister ordered frontbenchers boycott the show, a spokesman says.

Barnaby Joyce pulls out of Q&A; appearance

"Does your disgust include the vile comments made by two panellists (Grahame Morris and Steve Ciobo)..."

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Published a story 6th Jul 2015 11:05 AM

NETTING beaches on the NSW North Coast has become an option says the Member for Clarence and Parliamentary Secretary for the North Coast, Chris Gulaptis.

Call to shark net North Coast beaches. Good idea or bad?

NETTING beaches on the NSW North Coast has become an option says the Member for Clarence and Parliamentary Secretary for the North Coast, Chris Gulaptis.

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.

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