Category Archives: Your say

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‘What do you mean I can’t buy mince-meat today, what sort of a damn shop is this? Call yourself a butcher, you must be joking. You just lost me as a customer.’ If it was possible to slam those hanging

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The View from Up Here Working from home.  I guess most of you have seen the online video of a guy being interviewed on television and suddenly through a door behind him, his two children consecutively launch an invasion on his

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Dear Editor, Kevin Casey’s ‘Why Climate Change is an Irrelevance, economic growth is a myth…and sustainability is forty years too late’ (Jan 2020)raises some useful arguments in an attempt to explain the global crisis of today.  Unfortunately his discussion of

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The recent massive bushfires in The Hillville Rd Area, South Taree through to Old Bar and throughout the mid north coast region brought a great deal of sorrow and mourning of loss of life and property. As tragic as it

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To The Editor Bring Back Medevac In early December, the landmark Medevac legislation was repealed by the Morrison Government. Medevac legislation had put medical decisions back into the hands of doctors. Like so many others, we are deeply saddened by

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To The Editor PM Morrison has announced lots of money to go to Councils to enhance Recovery. He obviously is unaware of what goes on at MidCoast Council. What will our PM do to ensure the money is spent on

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The Editor  The Manning Communuty News Dear Sir/madam I have listened to our economic narrative with interest and sometimes alarm over the last 30 or so years. I have no economic credentials, so like our climate denying shock jocks, I thought

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Dear Di I hope that you and your loved ones have been safe through this spring and summer of unnatural smoke and fire. It is hard not to be swallowed up by grief and rage as the country we love is burned

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Dear Editor,  I am very concerned with the way in which MidCoast Council have pushed ahead with the redevelopment, or should I say conversion, of the former Masters Hardware outlet despite a very significant number of predominately Manning area residents and

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Dear Editor, There appears to me even more sentiment in the community against MidCoast Council spending an uncapped $40 million dollars on about 360 staff to move to Masters when the region has just gone through horrific bushfires. Not only

RISE OF THE PHOENIX

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I have been reading with horror about the recent massive bushfires in the Hillville area, South Taree to Old Bar and throughout the mid north coast region. Although there is a great deal of sorrow and mourning of loss of life

An open letter to our State MP Steve Bromhead

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Mr Bromhead, I am one of your constituents and a survivor of the recent catastrophic Hillville bush fires in Possum Brush. 20 Minutes before the fire hit us, a fire truck came up to our property to assist us but