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Grong Grong needs a booster

Grong Grong is currently embroiled in a Kafkaesque tussle with Telstra over their mobile coverage, and residents are at their wits’ end. “The phone system…


OAM for ex-Mayor

Narrandera Shire Councillor and former Mayor Jenny Clarke was the recipient of the Medal of the Order of Australia as part of the 2018 Queen’s Birthday…


Support network for girls

A meeting has been organised at the Narrandera Library for the parents and grandparents of teenage girls aimed at creating a support network for them. The meeting is on June 20 at 12.30pm. Narrandera…


Red Hill ‘Front and Centre’

The Narrandera Shire Council, in conjunction with the NSW State Government, has launched a campaign to promote the Red Hill Industrial Estate as an appealing location for businesses. The campaign involves…


Major progress on TAFE CLC

Narrandera TAFE’s new Connected Learning Centre is now half-way towards completion. According to the Member for Cootamundra, Steph Cooke, who visited the site on Friday, the…


In pursuit of gold

Two young Narrandera men will be taking part in the Worldskills Australia 2018 National Championships in Sydney this week. TAFE NSW Wagga commercial cookery student…


Healing programs for town

The Wellways Narrandera Healing Day will be held this Saturday on the Town Beach and is open to everyone. Local organiser Rachael James said local…


Rail freight upgrade

The NSW Government yesterday announced funding worth $60 million for an  upgrade to the Griffith to Junee rail line. The upgrade to 174km of track will allow for 25…


Dry times tackled by the LLS

The Local Land Services held a workshop for farmers at the Narrandera Ex-services Club on Thursday, offering advice for livestock care in the current drought and dry conditions. The main feature of…


Sudden petrol price hike hits hard

Fluctuating petrol prices in Narrandera came under fire yet again this week with one Narrandera businessman who relies on fuel to operate his business describing them as highway robbery. When he…