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A reader asks – WHY THE STAMPEDE TO THE BARRINGTON COAST?

Democracy was up the creek without a paddle in September as the Midcoast Council bulldozed through a bewildering and divisive decision to adopt the Barrington Coast as our expanded region’s tourism destination name.  Former Taree Mayor Eddie Loftus and former

GO TO COUNCIL AND GET. . . GAZUMPED???

Masters and the Commander. Episode One. The MidCoast Council’s muted announcement, that it is buying the vacant Masters Building in Taree, was greeted with mixed reactions from ratepayers.  Some wondered where the money was coming from (whether there were plans

THE PARTY’S OVER . . . now the battle begins . . .

So we have the first Midcoast Council and, while the angst and dust of the election settles, battle lines are being drawn, as our new representatives jockey for power and position. The old hands know that they are up against