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The Inter-Mountain
Dottie Anna Williams KnicleyMadeline Zinn and Mary Hester Williams Frey; and one adopted daughter, Mildred
Dottie Anna Williams Knicley
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 2 hours ago
Madeline Zinn and Mary Hester Williams Frey; and one adopted daughter, Mildred Collette. She attended the schools of Grafton. She, along with her husband, owned and operated Knicley's Hardware Store until the flood of 1985, and following the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Payne’s off-pace plan for Princewill run the 2400m right out. “This will be a good chance to test him as a sta
Payne’s off-pace plan for Prince
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 hours ago
will run the 2400m right out. “This will be a good chance to test him as a stayer because I would like to run him in the Grafton Cup (2350m, July 14) at his next start. “It would be a long way to go up to Grafton only to find out he doesn’t get... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Payne’s off-pace plan for Princewill run the 2400m right out. “This will be a good chance to test him as a sta
Payne’s off-pace plan for Prince
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
will run the 2400m right out. “This will be a good chance to test him as a stayer because I would like to run him in the Grafton Cup (2350m, July 14) at his next start. “It would be a long way to go up to Grafton only to find out he doesn’t get... Read more
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The North West Star
Alan Scorse hoping In A Wink has overcome barrier fearthere won't be that many horses around her and we want her to get her confidenc
Alan Scorse hoping In A Wink has overcome barrier fear
The North West Star / Posted 2 hours ago
there won't be that many horses around her and we want her to get her confidence back. "It is a good race leading into Grafton where she can win in the Mother's Gift, which I think is probably over her best trip." In A Wink is a $41 outsider... Read more
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Boston Herald
EMT charged in Deadly dare gamedepartment, but had already given a lifetime’s worth of dedicated service to hi
EMT charged in Deadly dare game
Boston Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
department, but had already given a lifetime’s worth of dedicated service to his fellow man,” Stoneham fire Chief Matthew Grafton said in a statement. Atherton, he said, was “selfless and dedicated,” even after losing both his parents while he... Read more
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Daily Examiner
MASTER CLASS: Brazilian jiu jitsu black belt hosts seminarfor Royce Gracie, the head of the famed Gracie Jiu-Jitsu family. "140 members
MASTER CLASS: Brazilian jiu jitsu black belt hosts seminar
Daily Examiner / Posted 4 hours ago
for Royce Gracie, the head of the famed Gracie Jiu-Jitsu family. "140 members is a great amount for a country town like Grafton," Beston said. "And that is a product of Mark's hard work. He is a great instructor and great person and has put in... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Lower Clarence Music Eisteddfod 2016 resultsGroup (Primary School) 1st St Joseph's Primary School - Maclean SECTION 303 C
Lower Clarence Music Eisteddfod 2016 results
Daily Examiner / Posted 4 hours ago
Group (Primary School) 1st St Joseph's Primary School - Maclean SECTION 303 Combined Primary School Choir K - 6 1st Grafton Public School (b) 2nd St James Primary School - Yamba. 3rd Grafton Public School (a) .HC Iluka Public... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Dud Thud costs Shinn a chance at third Grafton CupRACING: Reigning Grafton Cup winning jockey Blake Shinn will not take part in t
Dud Thud costs Shinn a chance at third Grafton Cup
Daily Examiner / Posted 4 hours ago
RACING: Reigning Grafton Cup winning jockey Blake Shinn will not take part in this year's July Racing Carnival after receiving a one month suspension from Racing NSW stewards. Shinn, who has won the last two Grafton Cup features on board Gai... Read more
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Manning River Times
Sprague set for a big dayBenchmark 60 Handicap over 1412m and if she runs well she is likely to be aimed
Sprague set for a big day
Manning River Times / Posted 9 hours ago
Benchmark 60 Handicap over 1412m and if she runs well she is likely to be aimed at the $50,000 Mother’s Gift over 1400m on Grafton Cup day, July 14. The mare resumed in a 1006m race on the $3.7 million reconstructed Port Macquarie track on June 19... Read more
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Northern Star
Spate of stolen firearms a growing concernFIVE firearms stolen from a Grafton address have brought the total number of gu
Spate of stolen firearms a growing concern
Northern Star / Posted 11 hours ago
FIVE firearms stolen from a Grafton address have brought the total number of guns stolen from the Clarence Valley in the past six months to 18. The registered firearms, including a Winchester .22 calibre rifle, a Weatherby Mk22 Sporter rifle, a... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Area 4th of July holiday celebrationsParks and Recreation Department staff will provide games. They will continue un
Area 4th of July holiday celebrations
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 13 hours ago
Parks and Recreation Department staff will provide games. They will continue until dusk when the fireworks will start. GRAFTON The Village of Grafton will shoot off fireworks on at 10 p.m. July 2 at Reservoir Park. Viewers should park at... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Mayor makes impassioned plea for plansplans for the future to get them across the line. Clarence Valley Council vote
Mayor makes impassioned plea for plans
Daily Examiner / Posted 14 hours ago
plans for the future to get them across the line. Clarence Valley Council voted 5-4 to pass its budget at its meeting in Grafton on Tuesday and speakers lined up to knock the budget, the draft 2014/17 Delivery Program, the 2016/17 Operational... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Grafton RSL club evolves with the timesWHEN you picture an RSL club, is it a bunch of retirees drinking beer you see?
Grafton RSL club evolves with the times
Daily Examiner / Posted 14 hours ago
WHEN you picture an RSL club, is it a bunch of retirees drinking beer you see? That’s the perception the Grafton RSL sub-branch is trying to shift as they look to the future and attempt to attract new, younger members. For 41-year-old Leith Barret,... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Juried Exhibition returns to Colborne Art GalleryAwards (sponsored by Cree Home décor and Organic products, Tamica Potter of Col
Juried Exhibition returns to Colborne Art Gallery
Northumberland Today / Posted 15 hours ago
Awards (sponsored by Cree Home décor and Organic products, Tamica Potter of Colborne and Sundance Gallery, Gerry Johnson of Grafton). The opening reception and awards presentation with the artists present will be held on Saturday, July 9 from 2 to... Read more
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Daily Herald
Trial delayed for employee accused of covering up death at Allendalea judge must review. Defense attorney Robert Ritacca said he wanted to keep a
Trial delayed for employee accused of covering up death at Allendale
Daily Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
a judge must review. Defense attorney Robert Ritacca said he wanted to keep a July 18 trial date for Justin Serak, 27, of Grafton, Wisconsin, but agreed to the continuance after Allendale Association attorneys turned over numerous personnel files,... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Township to provide update on building permit costmay be required to commence an application please refer to the following Alnwic
Township to provide update on building permit cost
Northumberland Today / Posted 17 hours ago
may be required to commence an application please refer to the following Alnwick/Haldimand Home Builder's Guide." The public meeting will be held at the Grafton Town Hall at 2:30 p.m. on July 28. vmacdonald@postmedia.com Twitter.com/NT_vmacd... Read more
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Northumberland Today
AROUND TOWN: Tree planted for 90th anniversarythe cucumber magnolia on the grounds of the Haldimand Memorial Arena has been m
AROUND TOWN: Tree planted for 90th anniversary
Northumberland Today / Posted 18 hours ago
the cucumber magnolia on the grounds of the Haldimand Memorial Arena has been marked with a plaque to commemorate the Grafton Horticultural Society's 90th anniversary. The plaque has the date of its planting, which was the actual anniversary... Read more
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The Irish Times
Five BofI branches from Layden portfolio for sale at €9.34mgroup spent €22.5 million on acquiring a number of key properties after the cra
Five BofI branches from Layden portfolio for sale at €9.34m
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
group spent €22.5 million on acquiring a number of key properties after the crash including the 3 building at 50 Grafton Street which it bought for €4.5 million and Boole House, the Ericsson-owned office block in Clonskeagh which was... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Four things locals might get wrong about the Clarence Valleywho asks a prickly question, remember this article, because it might just have
Four things locals might get wrong about the Clarence Valley
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
who asks a prickly question, remember this article, because it might just have the answers you're looking for. Why is Grafton the 'Jacaranda City'? Since 1934, Grafton has celebrated the Jacaranda Festival, which is one of the oldest... Read more
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The Irish Times
Five Bank of Ireland branches from the Layden portfolio for sale at €9.34mgroup spent €22.5 million on acquiring a number of key properties after the cra
Five Bank of Ireland branches from the Layden portfolio for sale at €9.34m
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
group spent €22.5 million on acquiring a number of key properties after the crash including the 3 building at 50 Grafton Street which it bought for €4.5 million and Boole House, the Ericsson-owned office block in Clonskeagh which was... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
THOUGHTS ON OUR LADY OF MOUNT CARMELbecause my grandfather hated the church, in particular the pastor of Mount Carm
THOUGHTS ON OUR LADY OF MOUNT CARMEL
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted yesterday
because my grandfather hated the church, in particular the pastor of Mount Carmel, Father Gioacchino Maffei, after whom the Grafton Street entrance to Route 290 is named. Francesco, mio nonno, objected to Father Maffei showing up at the Sons of... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Stolen guns a cause for concern, says shooterFIVE firearms stolen from a Grafton address have brought the total number of gu
Stolen guns a cause for concern, says shooter
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
FIVE firearms stolen from a Grafton address have brought the total number of guns stolen from the Clarence Valley in the past six months to 18. The registered firearms, including a Winchester .22 calibre rifle, a Weatherby Mk22 Sporter rifle, a... Read more
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Daily Examiner
July Carnival exhibitions make fashionable entranceand talks. KAPOW in the carpark The results of the collaboration of artist, P
July Carnival exhibitions make fashionable entrance
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
and talks. KAPOW in the carpark The results of the collaboration of artist, Pamela Denise and young people from the Grafton KAPOW (Kids And the Power Of Work) Program is on display in the gallery’s carpark. The design was created in a... Read more
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Northern Star
Labor promises fibre optic NBN rollout to the premisesrollout under a Labor government, according candidate Janelle Saffin. 50,000 p
Labor promises fibre optic NBN rollout to the premises
Northern Star / Posted yesterday
rollout under a Labor government, according candidate Janelle Saffin. 50,000 premises are to benefit including Lismore, Grafton, Woolgoolga, Alstonville, Evans Head, Casino, Kyogle, Maclean, Yamba, Junction Hill, Arrawarra, Corindi Beach,... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Youth mental health training in GraftonA LIMITED number of places are available for a free youth mental health trainin
Youth mental health training in Grafton
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
A LIMITED number of places are available for a free youth mental health training to be offered in two separate sessions in Grafton next month. Clarence Valley Mayor, Richie Williamson said the courses aimed to improve the well-being and mental... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Where to vote in New England | mapWingen School of Arts - 14 Madeline St 8am - 6pm Assisted wheelchair access Wo
Where to vote in New England | map
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
Wingen School of Arts - 14 Madeline St 8am - 6pm Assisted wheelchair access Wollomombi: Chandler Public School - 4075 Grafton Rd 8am - 6pm Not wheelchair accessible Woolbrook: Woolbrook Public School - Church St 8am - 6pm Assisted wheelchair... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Where to vote in New England | mapWingen School of Arts - 14 Madeline St 8am - 6pm Assisted wheelchair access Wo
Where to vote in New England | map
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted yesterday
Wingen School of Arts - 14 Madeline St 8am - 6pm Assisted wheelchair access Wollomombi: Chandler Public School - 4075 Grafton Rd 8am - 6pm Not wheelchair accessible Woolbrook: Woolbrook Public School - Church St 8am - 6pm Assisted wheelchair... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, NANCY A. WYLIE, Youngstown, OhioMarch 10, 2016. She will be sadly missed by her family, her children, Gale (Da
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, NANCY A. WYLIE, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
March 10, 2016. She will be sadly missed by her family, her children, Gale (David) Kuzell of Erie, Pa., Sharon Williams of Grafton, Va., Bruce (Laurie) Wylie of Brookfield, Leon (Diane) Wylie Jr. of Poland, John (Kelly) Wylie of Hubbard, Brian... Read more
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Daily Examiner
New Zealander claims points in F1 class at GraftonLuke Sharp dominated the Clarence River course in round three of the Formula 1
New Zealander claims points in F1 class at Grafton
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
Luke Sharp dominated the Clarence River course in round three of the Formula 1 Championship to take the points away from Grafton. There was plenty of speed, spray and action on the river over the weekend with 50 teams from four Australian states... Read more
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Daily Examiner
GOLF: Townsend defends Grafton Ladies titleGRAFTONMenALTHOUGGOLF: Townsend defends Grafton Ladies title GRAFTON ALTHOUGH there were 24 re
GOLF: Townsend defends Grafton Ladies titleGRAFTONMenALTHOUG
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
GOLF: Townsend defends Grafton Ladies title GRAFTON ALTHOUGH there were 24 regular Saturday players away on the TGIF Kooralbyn mini hour, a good field of almost 110 starters took part in last Saturday’s Elgas sponsored single Stableford. The course... Read more
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Northern Star
Page voters could dictate fate of government: Deputy PMmember that allows the LNP or Labor to form government, says Deputy Prime Minis
Page voters could dictate fate of government: Deputy PM
Northern Star / Posted yesterday
member that allows the LNP or Labor to form government, says Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce. And Mr Joyce, who was in Grafton earlier this week to amplify the message of people making their vote count, said it was more than Page being a... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Goondiwindi parkrun making serious tracksyou can parkrun anywhere in the world,” Goondiwindi parkrun organiser Katie Tur
Goondiwindi parkrun making serious tracks
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
you can parkrun anywhere in the world,” Goondiwindi parkrun organiser Katie Turner said. Parkruns are held everywhere from Grafton to Bega, Manjimup, Cairns and Kalgoorlie and all throughout the world. Local NAB man James Rohde chases down Ryan... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Raging Rivers offering free admission to active duty military and veteransopen from 10:30am-7:00pm during this special Military Appreciation Week. The pa
Raging Rivers offering free admission to active duty military and veterans
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted yesterday
open from 10:30am-7:00pm during this special Military Appreciation Week. The park is located off of the Great River Road in Grafton, IL, about 45 minutes from downtown St. Louis. Discounted ticket prices for members of the military and their... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Plan to improve mobile receptionparts of our region are vulnerable to flood and bushfire, so these services are
Plan to improve mobile reception
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
parts of our region are vulnerable to flood and bushfire, so these services are very important to the community.” While in Grafton on Monday, Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce said the Nationals were the only party committed to fixing mobile... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Deputy PM says voters here could dictate the fate of the governmentmember that allows the LNP or Labor to form government, says Deputy Prime Minis
Deputy PM says voters here could dictate the fate of the government
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
member that allows the LNP or Labor to form government, says Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce. And Mr Joyce, who was in Grafton earlier this week to amplify the message of people making their vote count, said it was more than Page being a... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Grafton husband indicted in slaying of his wifeWORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - A Worcester (WUS'-tur) jury has indicted a Grafton man
Grafton husband indicted in slaying of his wife
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 2 days ago
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - A Worcester (WUS'-tur) jury has indicted a Grafton man whose wife was found dead in a bedroom of their home. Telegram & Gazette (http://bit.ly/294pwSD ) reports that the grand jury handed up an indictment last week charging... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Muswellbrook banks on track drying by Fridaydoes improve so Don’t Tease Me can run in the Sandy Hollow Sprint as a forerunn
Muswellbrook banks on track drying by Friday
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
does improve so Don’t Tease Me can run in the Sandy Hollow Sprint as a forerunner to the $50,000 Kirby Handicap (1000m) at Grafton on Grafton Cup day (Thursday, July 14). “He’s not real good in the Heavy but he will definitely start” Gleeson... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Artificial surface being installed at BC Bank Parktwo at approximately 2 p.m. The Philip Barbour football squad will host their
Artificial surface being installed at BC Bank Park
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 2 days ago
two at approximately 2 p.m. The Philip Barbour football squad will host their season and home opener against the rival Grafton Bearcats on Aug. 26. The Big 10 Conference contest is slated to begin at 7:30 p.m. "We are planning an opening day... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Mary Louise Moorewife, Mary, of Albright and Jim Moore and wife, Utahna, of Utah; and three sist
Mary Louise Moore
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 2 days ago
wife, Mary, of Albright and Jim Moore and wife, Utahna, of Utah; and three sisters, Sue Myers of Rowlesburg, Marie Queen of Grafton and Goldie "Penny" Hedrick and husband, Roy, of Akron, Ohio. Several nieces and nephews also survive. Mary was a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Pike on prowl for more winter richesback in grade. “Depending on how he races on Saturday, I might also look at ke
Pike on prowl for more winter riches
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
back in grade. “Depending on how he races on Saturday, I might also look at keeping him in Australia for the Ramornie (at Grafton on July 13).” Pike, who will fly back to Australia on Friday, is spending countless hours mapping out spring... Read more
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Daily Examiner
HOCKEY: Bears right at home against CorakiHOCKEY: For the first time since departing Grafton shores, Dave Dart lined up o
HOCKEY: Bears right at home against Coraki
Daily Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
HOCKEY: For the first time since departing Grafton shores, Dave Dart lined up on Brent Livermore Field facing off against the green and gold of his former club Village Green Hotel City Bears. But not even Dart's influence could stop Coraki going... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Pike on prowl for more winter richesback in grade. “Depending on how he races on Saturday, I might also look at ke
Pike on prowl for more winter riches
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
back in grade. “Depending on how he races on Saturday, I might also look at keeping him in Australia for the Ramornie (at Grafton on July 13).” media_cameraSacred Star will drop back in grade to contest the Glasshouse Handicap on Saturday.... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Pike on prowl for more winter richesback in grade. “Depending on how he races on Saturday, I might also look at ke
Pike on prowl for more winter riches
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
back in grade. “Depending on how he races on Saturday, I might also look at keeping him in Australia for the Ramornie (at Grafton on July 13).” Pike, who will fly back to Australia on Friday, is spending countless hours mapping out spring... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Top notch Connors kicks Ghosts homeRUGBY LEAGUE: It was a clean pair of kicking boots from Grafton Ghosts' halfbac
Top notch Connors kicks Ghosts home
Daily Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
RUGBY LEAGUE: It was a clean pair of kicking boots from Grafton Ghosts' halfback Jayden Connors that proved the difference in their Tooheys New Group 2 First Grade thriller against Macksville Sea Eagles on Sunday. In a man of the match effort,... Read more
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Perth Now
Qld toddler found safe in NSWfrom a house west of Brisbane has been found in NSW. The toddler was safe and
Qld toddler found safe in NSW
Perth Now / Posted 2 days ago
from a house west of Brisbane has been found in NSW. The toddler was safe and well when she was located by NSW police near Grafton on Tuesday afternoon. Queensland Police had issued an amber alert in a bid to find the girl who had been taken by a... Read more
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Herald Sun
Abducted Qld girl found in NSWfrom a house west of Brisbane has been found in NSW. The toddler was safe and
Abducted Qld girl found in NSW
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
from a house west of Brisbane has been found in NSW. The toddler was safe and well when she was located by NSW police near Grafton on Monday afternoon. She had been taken by a woman, reportedly her mother, from a home at Rosewood, near Ipswich,... Read more
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Weekly Times
Abducted Qld girl found in NSWfrom a house west of Brisbane has been found in NSW. The toddler was safe and
Abducted Qld girl found in NSW
Weekly Times / Posted 2 days ago
from a house west of Brisbane has been found in NSW. The toddler was safe and well when she was located by NSW police near Grafton on Monday afternoon. She had been taken by a woman, reportedly her mother, from a home at Rosewood, near Ipswich,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Abducted Qld girl found in NSWfrom a house west of Brisbane has been found in NSW. The toddler was safe and
Abducted Qld girl found in NSW
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
from a house west of Brisbane has been found in NSW. The toddler was safe and well when she was located by NSW police near Grafton on Monday afternoon. She had been taken by a woman, reportedly her mother, from a home at Rosewood, near Ipswich,... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Grafton sides aim up at NSW Under-15 ChampionshipsHOCKEY WOMEN: The depth of Grafton hockey shone through at Taree on the weekend
Grafton sides aim up at NSW Under-15 Championships
Daily Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
HOCKEY WOMEN: The depth of Grafton hockey shone through at Taree on the weekend with two local sides achieving top four finishes in the NSW Under-15 Girls Hockey Championships. The Grafton (1) team acquitted themselves admirably against the best... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Debs dressed for success on big nightTHE debutantes were dressed for success at the 2016 McAuley Catholic College De
Debs dressed for success on big night
Daily Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
THE debutantes were dressed for success at the 2016 McAuley Catholic College Debutante Ball held at South Grafton Ex-Servicemen's Club on Saturday, 25th of June, 2016. Check out these stunning photos courtesy of Adam Hourigan Photography from... Read more
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