April 2020

Published a story 1st Apr 2020 11:28 AM

Health authorities confirm a focus on personal hygiene during the coronavirus pandemic was having other health benefits.

We’re killing two bugs with the one cake of soap

Health authorities confirm a focus on personal hygiene during the coronavirus pandemic was having other health benefits.

March 2020

Published a story 30th Mar 2020 5:24 PM

The minister's office said while the plan was to begin filling the jail with prisoners from June, the plan could change.

Government responds to new jail quarantine proposal

The minister's office said while the plan was to begin filling the jail with prisoners from June, the plan could change.

Published a story 30th Mar 2020 3:51 PM

The campaign to beat the coronavirus with better personal hygiene has turned around another health problem.

Hand washing has a surprise and welcome side-effect

The campaign to beat the coronavirus with better personal hygiene has turned around another health problem.

Published a story 28th Mar 2020 1:19 PM

North Coast health authorities reveal three new cases of coronavirus in the health district, but all are being treated at home.

Three new North Coast COVID-19 cases confined to home

North Coast health authorities reveal three new cases of coronavirus in the health district, but all are being treated at home.

Published a story 28th Mar 2020 10:42 AM

Drivers using the Pacific Highway between Woolgoolga and Ballina should factor in delays to the trip due to work on the road.

Expect delays as highway work hits the Clarence

Drivers using the Pacific Highway between Woolgoolga and Ballina should factor in delays to the trip due to work on the road.

Published a story 27th Mar 2020 9:16 PM

MP weighs in on proposal to temporarily re-purpose new Grafton jail as a quarantine centre for COVID-19 pandemic patients.

Prison? Or COVID-19 quarantine centre?

MP weighs in on proposal to temporarily re-purpose new Grafton jail as a quarantine centre for COVID-19 pandemic patients.

Published a story 27th Mar 2020 1:43 PM

Woolworths’ big job offer bucks the COVID-19 jobs carnage trend. Locally workers are needed to stock shelves stripped in the panic buying frenzy.

Woolies bucks the job carnage trend

Woolworths’ big job offer bucks the COVID-19 jobs carnage trend. Locally workers are needed to stock shelves stripped in the panic buying frenzy.

Published a story 26th Mar 2020 5:24 PM

Hospital cafe owner in a privileged position, overhearing medicos talk about the coronavirus battle while he makes them a coffee.

Medicos seem like they're in control says barista

Hospital cafe owner in a privileged position, overhearing medicos talk about the coronavirus battle while he makes them a coffee.

Published a story 26th Mar 2020 8:11 AM

Grafton has become a regional hub for greyhound racing for the sport in the face of the global COVID-19 pandemic

SURVIVAL MODE: Grafton Greyhounds track hub for region

Grafton has become a regional hub for greyhound racing for the sport in the face of the global COVID-19 pandemic

Published a story 23rd Mar 2020 4:33 PM

The Clarence Valley gets a coronavirus fever clinic as news comes of two more positive tests for the disease on the North Coast.

Clarence COVID-19 clinic scrambles to open

The Clarence Valley gets a coronavirus fever clinic as news comes of two more positive tests for the disease on the North Coast.

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