April 2015

Commented on a story 24th Apr 2015 11:28 AM

THE union calling for the return of Grafton jail to full operation has promised to escalate its campaign unless its demands are met.

Re-open jail or we escalate our campaign says union

"The ACT have run out of space and need to build another gaol. Knowing how government planning and..."

Commented on a story 16th Apr 2015 9:36 AM

THE wheels may be in motion for progress on the new Grafton bridge, but the jury’s out on whether they will turn fast enough to complete the project by 2020.

Grafton bridge may not be completed until after 2020

"It probably will not be able to be commenced until after the next state election. LOL "

Commented on a story 2nd Apr 2015 10:18 AM

THE Clarence Valley is predicted to become more flood prone in the future, a new report has found.

Clarence to weather harsher floods, droughts

"As revealed this week, carbon emissions have increased since removal of the carbon tax. Polluting coal..."

Commented on a story 1st Apr 2015 11:50 AM

YOU know her as the Greens candidate for Ballina, but according to Wikipedia, Tamara Smith is already the Member for Ballina.

Wikipedia says Tamara Smith won Ballina two days before poll

"Sounds more like National Party MPs to me"

Commented on a story 1st Apr 2015 11:46 AM

A SHOCK decision from the developers of Maclean’s IGA supermarket has opened the door for a Kmart to come to the town.

Kmart coming to Maclean

"April Fools Day."

March 2015

Commented on a story 29th Mar 2015 12:38 PM

CHRIS Gulaptis held firm for the Nationals and will represent Clarence for another four years.

Gulaptis safely returned as Clarence MP

"Congratulations to Janet Cavanaugh and Debrah Novak. Please run next election at some point surely..."

Commented on a story 23rd Mar 2015 12:27 AM

SEEMS to me that living in a “safe seat”, is a sure way to be overlooked when the “goodies” are handed out by the State Government of the day.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR, March 11: Time for a change

"Short memories, 10 Liberals have been investigated by ICAC with action to come, a sitting Premier with..."

Commented on a story 23rd Mar 2015 12:26 AM

LAST Saturday night I had the utmost pleasure in attending the Grafton District Services Club for the Absolute 80s Presents Show.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR, March 20: Absolute 80s a hit

"The problem is often the fact that the GDSC has the restriction of a 15 km radius and therefore if you..."

Commented on a story 23rd Mar 2015 12:26 AM

TODAY marked the start of early works on the second crossing of the Clarence River in Grafton.

First sod turned for new Grafton Bridge

"And the many photographs in front of roadside memorials saying the Pacific Highway would be completed..."

Commented on a story 14th Mar 2015 1:45 PM

MEMBER for Clarence Chris Gulaptis has been drawn at the top of the ballot for the March 28 election.

Gulaptis draws top position on state election ballot

"Yes, I have already asked the Independents."

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