Man charged over alleged child approaches

A man has been arrested, charged, and granted conditional bail in court following an investigation into…

Regional Roundtable reveals Grafton wheelchair taxi issue

Rodney Stevens An alarming reality for Grafton wheelchair users was discovered by Councillor Karen Toms when…

How your Community Newspaper Works for You

Comment by Oscar Tansen As we all know only too well, inflation, the Web and the…

Baryulgil mobile tower DA

Rodney Stevens Residents of Baryulgil and surrounds who currently suffer with poor coverage will experience improved…

New roof for Maclean reservoir

Rodney Stevens Drinking water quality for Lower Clarence residents should improve after councillors unanimously voted to…

Rotary Says NO to Domestic and Family Violence

Rodney Stevens Businesses across the valley are embracing a new campaign by Clarence Valley Rotary Clubs…

Doctor struggles to get Yamba GP appointment

Rodney Stevens A General Practitioner who retired from clinical practice to live in Yamba and took…

Get Ready – Flood Awareness and Resilience Meeting

Rodney Stevens Residents in the Clarence Valley are invited to an important public meeting that will…

More about the changes at the “Independent”

After almost 30 years a ‘free’ newspaper, increasing production, print and transport costs mean the business…

Write time and pace for local playwright

Emma Pritchard Steve North said it was fate after a play he wrote a couple of…

Local students celebrate success at Lawrence Museum

Students from Lawrence Public School were recently invited to participate in an exhibition hosted by the…

Operate the Grafton Sale Yards canteen

Rodney Stevens Clarence Valley Council are seeking expressions of interest from people with the capability, vision,…

Nominate nurse or midwife for Healing Heart Award

If you know of a nurse or a midwife who goes above and beyond to provide…

Flinging good time at Maclean Highland Gathering

Large crowds were greeted by an amazing display of pipe band music, Highland dancing, and traditional…

Grafton Show feature coming soon!

Emma Pritchard Make sure you pick up a copy of the Clarence Valley Independent next week…

Teaming up for Mother’s Day

Emma Pritchard Team Aidan will be hosting a Mother’s Day Market at Grafton Racecourse next month.…

$1.13m DA for six Grafton affordable housing units

Rodney Stevens A development application DA2024/0106 for the demolition of an existing house and construction of…

Yamba CAN thanks Clarence Valley Council

Rodney Stevens The Yamba Community Action Network (Yamba CAN) Inc executive committee and members would like…

Williamson, Hometown respond to residents’ concerns

Rodney Stevens The owners of a Yamba lifestyle village where the occupants average age is in…