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Will Grafton be a city once again?

Geoff Helisma | A bid to revive Grafton’s status as a ‘regional city’, as opposed to its current status of strategic centre, could become clearer in …

HOGAN: Tax relief to help local families (but 11,000 workers receive $0)

Geoff Helisma | Page MP Kevin Hogan has pointed out that “more than 57,000 low and middle income earners in our community [the Page electorate] will start to …

Hogan supports constitutional recognition of Indigenous Australians

Geoff Helisma | There could not have been a more appropriate time for Australia’s first Minister for ‘Indigenous Australians’ Ken Wyatt to deliver his …

Social media nets alleged shoplifter

Geoff Helisma | Police have confirmed an alleged shoplifter caught on CCTV at News Xpress Yamba Fair on Tuesday July 9 has been charged as a result of a …

What’s that smell in Yamba?

Geoff Helisma | The pungent smell that greets drivers as they cross the Oyster Channel Bridge has been mystifying Yamba residents over the past week. A July 10 …

CVC: ‘Record tourism numbers in the Clarence’

Geoff Helisma | “The Clarence Valley has recorded its highest tourist numbers in history, with an estimated 1.3 million visitors coming to the region during …

NAIDOC Debutante Ball – such a proud occasion for all involved

On Thursday night July 11 we held our 1st Lower Clarence NAIDOC Debutante Ball at the Yamba Bowling Club. Our wonderful committee Noeline Kapeen, Glenda …

End of the (rough) road for James Creek residents

Life is about to get a whole lot better for many residents of James Creek Road, James Creek. On Monday (July 15) Clarence Valley Council crews started work on …

Do the Nationals care about us?

Ed, When will governments face up to the responsibility of providing essential services such as health to the regions? A $30,000 transport cot for Grafton …

Yamba roundabout and climate change

Ed, Geoff Helisma’s report (CVI 3/7/19) on the CVC meeting of June 25; the essence of which was Clr Baker raising the issue of embedded energy in …

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