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Local projects on track

Local projects on track

Fifteen project proposals, including Narrabri, will receive expert technical and commercial support under the Australian government’s Inland Rail Interface Improvement Program (II Program). Of those selected in this second round, seven proposals have come from the...

Still waiting on the line

Further to my concern of phone disconnection of April 18, (Letters, The Courier, April 29) I communicated with a polite gentleman in India who informed me that we should have service on May 5 or 6. On inspection at the damage site I found just inside the fence line of...

Topical 6/5/21

Narrabri Volunteer Rescue Association members, like their colleagues across NSW, will soon be resplendent in new uniforms. The VRA uniforms are green, not the traditional white. “We can’t get white flame retardant material apparently,” a member said.

Topical 6/5/21

‘Where have all the Narrabri flying foxes gone?” asks a reader. “I quite miss seeing them flying overhead in the afternoon. Perhaps they have gone north for the winter.” Meanwhile the corella flocks of recent history have also gone from our skies, he observes. “But I...

Topical 6/5/21

Don’t forget to claim your $100 ‘Dine and Discover’ voucher courtesy of the NSW government - and spend it at local businesses - you can eat out, see a movie and lots more!

Thumbs down 6/5/21

Thumbs down to the shire council for the removal of the old bridge on the Bald Hill Road, should have waited until the new one was built. The road is inaccessible after the rain. The bypass is very rough with several pot holes and water laying on it.

Thumbs down 6/5/21

Thumbs down to people smouldering gum leaves when you have washing on the line. A courtesy call would be nice so you can get the washing off!

Thumbs up 6/5/21

Thumbs up to The Courier on the fantastic spread of photos from the Anzac commemorations across the shire. We are lucky to have a truly local paper.

Thumbs up 6/5/21

Thumbs up to Australia. It’s a wonderful country. We give the Chinese Communist Party control of Port Darwin in a 99 year lease. But we are OK if there is conflict - we have our strategic fuel reserves ready - in California.

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