COVID Connect

Dear Ed, We acknowledge the incredible efforts of your readers who are staying at home and…

Bring back The Independent

Dear Ed, I am missing not having the Independent to read over here any more, as…

Victory in Europe

Dear Ed, It is difficult to imagine the emotions felt 75 years ago on 8 May…

International Guide Dog Day

Dear Ed, On International Guide Dog Day (29 April), we at Guide Dogs Australia are saying…

Remember the ANZAC’s

Ed, Right now we are facing the most significant challenge and threat to our way of…

A wake-up call..

Ed, In the dying days of 2019 most regional Australians were glad to see the end…

You continually astonish us!

Dear Ed, An open letter to Clarence Valley Councillors: Pardon our stupidity for not commenting before,…

The aftermath of the tragic 2019 bushfires

Ed, We must take account of the following: Off course the “heroes” are the employed workers…

Grafton Chamber of Commerce – Letter from President

Ed,As this Covid-19 crisis impacts our community things are changing for us all.  Like many businesses…

Please don’t hesitate to ask..

30th March 2020 Ed, As a councillor and one of your local representatives I would like…

Poem of the moment..

Prophesy from the Hopi Nation You have been telling the peopleThat this is the eleventh hour.Now,…

We look forward to the website news!

Dear Ed, Having moved here a year ago, we have appreciated the delivery of your free…

Proposed renovations – Prince Street, Grafton

Ed, I refer to an open letter from Bill Day published on social media today. In Bill’s…

Community Kindness

Ed, As an aged (87) year old living alone, I have been overcome by the kindness…

Seniors COVID-19 information

Ed, I am committed to keeping you updated on the latest information to help you stay…

It’s called “transparency” and “accountability”

Ed, In January last year I was advised by the General Manager’s (GM) office at Clarence…

VIEW says thanks

Ed, On behalf of the Clarence Valley VIEW Clubs I would like to thank you for…

Glenreagh Timber Festival cancelled

Ed, Due to Government restrictions and for the health and safety of our community, the Glenreagh…

Roundabouts and Nymboida

Ed, I congratulate the Independent for expansively facilitating public opinion in print. On most aspects but…