Valley's university centre opens doors for students

premium_icon Valley's university centre opens doors for students

Country University centre on track to open for second semester

OUR SAY: Bittersweet taste of a grand final

premium_icon OUR SAY: Bittersweet taste of a grand final

'I've often wondered whether it's better to come third'

Crook's candid camera moment leads to arrest

premium_icon Crook's candid camera moment leads to arrest

Would-be thief should have ignored the signs

Thousands of NSW hospital workers to strike

premium_icon Thousands of NSW hospital workers to strike

Hospital workers, paramedics fearful over safety

FATAL: Man dies in hospital following two-car crash

premium_icon FATAL: Man dies in hospital following two-car crash

A MAN has died following a two-car crash north of Coffs Harbour.

Police identify van involved in hit-and-run death

Police identify van involved in hit-and-run death

Police believe he was the victim of a hit-and-run incident

Queensland tourism surges ahead of biggest rivals

premium_icon Queensland tourism surges ahead of biggest rivals

Queensland tourism surges with fastest growth in domestic visitors

‘Dead within hours’: How war on pests is killing family dogs

premium_icon ‘Dead within hours’: How war on pests is killing family dogs

Warning for homeowners as number of dogs deaths spike

Chef sacked over ‘horrific’ butter prank

Chef sacked over ‘horrific’ butter prank

A man’s practical joke has spectacularly backfired

State ignored own advice on written-off cars

premium_icon State ignored own advice on written-off cars

State government was warned to inspect repairs

IN COURT: Five people facing Grafton court today

premium_icon IN COURT: Five people facing Grafton court today

Here is a list of everyone who is appearing in court today, July 16

Missing childrens' 1000km joy ride ends in arrest

premium_icon Missing childrens' 1000km joy ride ends in arrest

'A couple of Red Bulls and you'll likely do anything' police said.

IN COURT: 47 people facing Grafton court today

premium_icon IN COURT: 47 people facing Grafton court today

Here is a list of everyone who is appearing in court today, July 15

'Why the f--k didn't you stop?'

premium_icon 'Why the f--k didn't you stop?'

Teen tells police he was not aware he was being chased

TAKING SHAPE: New IGA gets finishing touches

premium_icon TAKING SHAPE: New IGA gets finishing touches

Do you want to join the team at Maclean's new supermarket?

HITS HOME: Tower plans signal concerns

premium_icon HITS HOME: Tower plans signal concerns

'Australia is 5000km wide, why does the tower have go just here?'

Take off for Maclean helipad nears

premium_icon Take off for Maclean helipad nears

Construction on new structure set to begin

Subscriber Exclusives

    Punters turn out to honour Maclean icon John Allen

    premium_icon Punters turn out to honour Maclean icon John Allen

    IN AN emotional day for many at the Clarence River Jockey Club, family and friends of John Allen watched the race named in his honour

    Pollies almost come to blows over old tweet

    premium_icon Pollies almost come to blows over old tweet

    A no-nonsense Queensland Federal MP and NSW’s firebrand Deputy Premier were separated after it was feared an expletive-peppered exchange could turn physical.

    Taxpayers forking out thousands for pollies’ car crash claims

    premium_icon Taxpayers forking out thousands for pollies’ car crash...

    Taxpayers have taken a financial hit from politicians claiming thousands of dollars to fix “dings” and other scrapes in their private-plated cars — like Greens MP...

    Inspired hillclimb drivers looking for new records to break

    premium_icon Inspired hillclimb drivers looking for new records to break

    If they get it right local drivers will set new records at this weekend's hillclimb meeting. If they don't, they'll be "looking at the landscape”.

    LAWYER: Blackburns 'blinded by hatred of former boyfriend'

    premium_icon LAWYER: Blackburns 'blinded by hatred of former boyfriend'

    'It is regrettable the Blackburn family are so blinded by their preconceived ideas about John Peros’ guilt', says Peros' barrister.

    Sport

      Rebels playmaker leads scorching team display

      premium_icon Rebels playmaker leads scorching team display

      McKenzie had a hand in a number of tries in the magical win.

      Bloomer steps up for Ghosts as youngsters shine through

      premium_icon Bloomer steps up for Ghosts as youngsters shine through

      In a tough battle in Macksville, Grafton's youth took their chance.

      Golden Grommet Walters challenging for National Junior Title

      premium_icon Golden Grommet Walters challenging for National Junior Title

      Walters cruised through the first two heats to reach the quarters.

      Bobcats shock Thunder with barnstorming second half comeback

      premium_icon Bobcats shock Thunder with barnstorming second half comeback

      Maclean were trailing after just five minutes but stormed home.

      National Sport

        Young horse rider in coma after 'horrific accident'

        premium_icon Young horse rider in coma after 'horrific accident'

        'The impact will be unknown for a long time'

        Riewoldt rips into AFL over ‘cheat scandal’

        premium_icon Riewoldt rips into AFL over ‘cheat scandal’

        Memories of the Whispers in the Sky scandal remain fresh

        ‘Jason needs him. He’s all over the spot at the moment’

        ‘Jason needs him. He’s all over the spot at the moment’

        Newton has applauded Jason Day’s decision to lure Steve Williams

        Ultimate Guide to 2019 Rugby Championship

        Ultimate Guide to 2019 Rugby Championship

        The 2019 Rugby Championship will serve as a tasty entree

        Community

          VALLEY WRAP: Top stories you must read

          VALLEY WRAP: Top stories you must read

          Here's a wrap-up of our local coverage from 7 - 14 July 2019

          Saxon's awesome mind helps raise autism awareness

          premium_icon Saxon's awesome mind helps raise autism awareness

          YouTube tutorials provide unique insight into autism

          Accommodation giant slams council over short-term rentals

          premium_icon Accommodation giant slams council over short-term rentals

          "Council is acting prematurely by imposing restrictive regulations”

          PHOTOS: Big cheer as two turtles are returned to their home

          premium_icon PHOTOS: Big cheer as two turtles are returned to their home

          200 people watched wildlife rescuers release Raccoon and Hamster

          July Carnival 2019

            GALLERY: All the faces from Maclean's day at the cup

            premium_icon GALLERY: All the faces from Maclean's day at the cup

            Take a look who was out on Maclean Cup day

            Evopex finds the right line to take home Maclean Cup

            premium_icon Evopex finds the right line to take home Maclean Cup

            Coffs Harbour-trained galloper edges past Cool Prince

            Newing and McGuren not done with July Carnival just yet

            premium_icon Newing and McGuren not done with July Carnival just yet

            The pair have had another strong carnival taking four from six.

            Lee's Maclean Cup hopes resting on Spiral

            premium_icon Lee's Maclean Cup hopes resting on Spiral

            The Ballina trainer nominated four horses but that was cut to one.

            What's On

              Maclean Cup set to close carnival this weekend

              premium_icon Maclean Cup set to close carnival this weekend

              Lower Clarence to have a big day out at the track

              Miscarriage grief inspires healing Jumpers and Jazz project

              premium_icon Miscarriage grief inspires healing Jumpers and Jazz project

              Tree jumper encourages grieving parents not to suffer in silence

              What's on the big screen this week

              What's on the big screen this week

              TWO whip-smart comedies will have you laughing out loud.

              Young Australians open up about mental health

              premium_icon Young Australians open up about mental health

              Stories with a common thread in new documentary

              Local Business News

                Michael Hill underpaid employees millions

                premium_icon Michael Hill underpaid employees millions

                The jeweller owes staff millions

                PEOPLE'S CHOICE: Hairdresser sends clients away happy

                premium_icon PEOPLE'S CHOICE: Hairdresser sends clients away happy

                Meet the Clarence Valley Business Excellence Awards top 12

                PEOPLE'S CHOICE: Caitlin has all the right moves

                premium_icon PEOPLE'S CHOICE: Caitlin has all the right moves

                Meet the Business Excellence Awards top 12 each day

                Tourism numbers spike in the Clarence Valley

                premium_icon Tourism numbers spike in the Clarence Valley

                The Clarence Valley had more than 1.3 million visitors last year

                Lifestyle

                  New dating app to find your ‘money-match’

                  premium_icon New dating app to find your ‘money-match’

                  New matchmaking app to hook Aussies up

                  Man convinced his brother isn't the baby's father

                  Man convinced his brother isn't the baby's father

                  Things only get more insane from this point on

                  Wedding guests need to stop doing this

                  Wedding guests need to stop doing this

                  A photographer has laid into selfish guests who “ruin” the big day

                  Maggie Beer slams $7 a day meals in aged care homes

                  premium_icon Maggie Beer slams $7 a day meals in aged care homes

                  Just $7 a day is inadequate, the chef says.

                  Entertainment

                    Namibian immigrant turned Australian model Vakoo Kauapirura is proud to be a woman of colour that will feature on this year’s Bachelor series.

                    premium_icon Model excited to be ‘first black girl’ on the Bachelor

                    Namibian immigrant proud to feature on this year’s Bachelor series

                    The actress, who has been criticised for her past film choices, has angered fans so much they have vowed to never pay to see her again on screen.

                    Star’s comments spark furious backlash

                    Scarlett Johansson angers fans, who vow to never watch her again.

                    A heavily pregnant Miranda Kerr has opened up about her third pregnancy, and her relationship with ex Orlando Bloom and his fiance Katy Perry.

                    Miranda Kerr spills on Orlando and Katy

                    Kerr has opened up about her third pregnancy, and her ex Orlando.

                    COMPOSER Hans Zimmer on remaking the film that won him an Oscar and how Coachella inspired the new soundtrack.

                    premium_icon The Lion King's environmental message for a new generation

                    COMPOSER Hans Zimmer on remaking the film that won him an Oscar.

                    Real Estate

                      SCOTT Morrison’s government has said it is “not an ATM” the states can use to remove flammable cladding on high-rise apartments.

                      premium_icon Cladding crisis: ‘States should pay’

                      Scott Morrison’s government has said it is “not an ATM”

                      'An hour is an hour here, doesn't matter if you have a disability or not, you are here for an hour lesson'

                      premium_icon Business owner reflects on the success of working with NDIS

                      'You work with their strengths... slowly build their confidence'

                      INDUSTRY groups are calling on the Commonwealth to pull the states and territories into line over their response to combustible cladding on high rise buildings.

                      Cladding fires: Industry demands states be pulled into line

                      Industry wants the states pulled into line over cladding fires

                      Jobs

                        THE blowy plains of Central Queensland could be home to a large wind farm project worth up to $350 million and delivering 150 jobs for the region.

                        premium_icon REVEALED: $350M energy project to boost CQ

                        Details of $350m proposed CQ energy project revealed.

                        OPPOSITION Leader Anthony Albanese has used his first question to Prime Minister Scott Morrison in the new parliament to quiz him on the economy.

                        Creating jobs the top govt priority: PM

                        Anthony Albanese has used his first question to Scott Morrison

                        A Sunshine Coast cleaning business with a huge client base is set to expand but for one problem: it can't find staff.

                        premium_icon 'It's a nightmare': Business owner's struggle to find staff

                        Three positions available now but Donna has had 'no bites'

                        Motoring

                          New Highway Patrol muscle car revealed

                          New Highway Patrol muscle car revealed

                          Victoria Police to unleash new high-performance Highway patrol car

                          BMW reveals luxury dual-cab ute

                          BMW reveals luxury dual-cab ute

                          The German brand has shown off the trayback version of its new X7 SUV, with luxury...

                          Tested: Mazda’s all-new SUV to battle Hyundai Kona

                          Tested: Mazda’s all-new SUV to battle Hyundai Kona

                          There is one thing that sets this SUV apart from the others