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Narrandera surgery options grow

Narrandera Hospital is celebrating Perioperative Nurses Week (October 8-14) as the amount of surgery performed at the hospital continues to grow. Cluster Manager Craig McColm…


New lab for fisheries

Native freshwater fish research yesterday received a major boost with the NSW Government investing $1.1 million in the construction of a new laboratory facility. Minister…


Win for rail

NSW Deputy Premier John Barilaro and Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight Melinda Pavey announced a total of $1.1 million in funding for the Junee…


All aboard for tourism

The Taste Riverina Festival’s role in bringing tourism to the region can’t be understated, with two cruise companies combining forces to bring a heritage train-load…


Town rocks to festival beat

The Rockin’ on East festival captivated Narrandera over the long weekend, and according to committee president Allan Law, it was the best one yet. “As…


Fig tree health threat

The famous Morton Bay fig at the Fig Tree Hotel has seen better days, with entire branches of the tree looking to be dying or…


Crime focus at meeting

Operation Chando and its results were the focus of a Community Safety Precinct meeting held at the Narrandera Ex-services Club yesterday. Since May, Operation Chando…


Seeing the world at one mile an hour

Teams of Clydesdales from Barellan and ten yoked bullocks from Murwillumbah on the Queensland border made a trip across the region to raise funds for…


Mobil moving on in

A new Mobil petrol station will be coming to Narrandera, and its owner, Mark Bassal, is very keen to make his mark on the town….