September 2016

Published a story 26th Sep 2016 4:19 PM

THE lesson to draw from a recent surge in coal prices may hold just as much value as spiking profits for mining and energy companies.

Coal price surge has this one key lesson

THE lesson to draw from a recent surge in coal prices may hold just as much value as spiking profits for mining and energy companies.

Published a story 26th Sep 2016 2:35 PM

A Lower Clarence mum who has a donor kidney and a daughter with a donor kidney will be helping to raise awareness of organ donation in the Clarence Valley.

Local mum has two sides of organ transplant story to tell

A Lower Clarence mum who has a donor kidney and a daughter with a donor kidney will be helping to raise awareness of organ donation in the Clarence Valley.

Published a story 26th Sep 2016 10:53 AM

NORTHERN NSW is a sweet spot for Queenslanders looking to get away from all the beauty and perfection of their home state.

Northern NSW: when perfection and beauty is not enough

NORTHERN NSW is a sweet spot for Queenslanders looking to get away from all the beauty and perfection of their home state.

Published a story 26th Sep 2016 5:29 AM

Attempts to prepare fishers for the share trading program element of the NSW fishing industry restructure are a shambles, says a local industry leader

Fishing restructure a 'shambles'

Attempts to prepare fishers for the share trading program element of the NSW fishing industry restructure are a shambles, says a local industry leader

Published a story 25th Sep 2016 5:31 PM

Orchids perfect in shape, gigantic, colourful or found growing wild on a local golf course all found favour with the judges in Maclean.

Judges gobsmacked by quality of orchids on show

Orchids perfect in shape, gigantic, colourful or found growing wild on a local golf course all found favour with the judges in Maclean.

Published a story 24th Sep 2016 7:16 PM

THERE will be one last hurrah for Grafton Midnight Basketball, with 10 players heading to Sydney for a national tournament fresh from Friday's grand finals.

Last hurrah for 2016 in Sydney for Midnight Basketballers

THERE will be one last hurrah for Grafton Midnight Basketball, with 10 players heading to Sydney for a national tournament fresh from Friday's grand finals.

Published a story 24th Sep 2016 6:33 PM

EIGHTY-nine leather-clad bikers took to the Valley's roads to raise money for good cause at the  weekend, but the smallest of them captured the most hearts.

Littlest rider wins most hearts on big poker ride

EIGHTY-nine leather-clad bikers took to the Valley's roads to raise money for good cause at the weekend, but the smallest of them captured the most hearts.

Published a story 24th Sep 2016 2:32 PM

The Grafton Vintage Car Club's swap meet and historic car display has been confirmed for Sunday after some minor confusion over dates.

Swap meet and vintage car display at Maclean, Sunday

The Grafton Vintage Car Club's swap meet and historic car display has been confirmed for Sunday after some minor confusion over dates.

Published a story 24th Sep 2016 1:50 PM

THE Grafton Chamber of Commerce is about to form a think tank to look at different ways of tackling problems facing business in the region.

Chamber think-tank to target empty CBD shops

THE Grafton Chamber of Commerce is about to form a think tank to look at different ways of tackling problems facing business in the region.

Published a story 23rd Sep 2016 3:10 PM

HEALTH insurer HCF says it will try to find the sole employee in its Grafton office a job in its network when the branch closes next month.

Decision to close Grafton branch of HCF was 'difficult'

HEALTH insurer HCF says it will try to find the sole employee in its Grafton office a job in its network when the branch closes next month.

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