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Playground on the ‘Bidgee

Narrandera is set to be a premier regional NSW destination rather than a through-point under the $8 million Playground on the Murrumbidgee project. Granted under…


John O’Brien’s new groove

The legacy of legendary poet Patrick Hartigan will live on as the John O’Brien Festival is set to take on a new lease of life…


Fury spills on water

Southern NSW farmers and business people pushed to the point of anger and frustration rammed home their Can the Plan message to the nation’s politicians,…


Lake Talbot shines as jewel in crown

The Riverina’s premier outdoor aquatic centre was unveiled with a splash on Saturday as Member for Cootamundra Steph Cooke cut the ribbon, and the public…


Bringing in the grain

Despite a dry finish and a weather affected start to harvest, regional growers are delivering a cereal crop with yields and quality beyond their expectations….


Mega mural triumph

Narrandera’s stunning artwork on the town’s water tower has been named as the nation’s best large-scale mural. The presentation was made at the Australia Street…


In the cold at Grongy

When it comes to digital connectivity and mobile phone services, Grong Grong residents feel they have been left out in the cold. Grong Grong was…


Health crisis

“Minor tweeking” of health policy to address the doctor shortage across NSW is not the outcome sought by the Narrandera medical fraternity. Last week’s call…


Holding on to harvest hopes

Headers began slicing into crops around the Narrandera Shire this week, heralding the start of the 2019 harvest and one of the smallest on record….


Grong Grong back on map

Businesses in Grong Grong are already noticing an increase in traffic and visitors to the town with the erection of new diversion signs on the…