Monthly Archives: June 2013

Generating big ideas

By Stephanie McPhee Over 25 business owners attended NewIQ morning and evening workshops at Quirindi Tafe Campus on Wednesday May 29 which focussed on Business Creativity and Associational Thinking as well as Digital Technology. The free courses were provided by the New England North West NSW Business Chamber and Regional Development Australia of Northern Inland NSW. The workshops also featured an informative talk by Greg Alder,...

Coal dust

By Jennifer Hicks Werris Creek resident Norm Lawton recently contacted the Quirindi Advocate expressing his concern about increasing dust levels at his Poole Street residence. Norm has noticed, over the last two to three years, increasing levels of surface dust both inside and outside his weatherboard home and has also found that his pre-existing Asthma and Emphysema have been worsening over the same time period. Norm Lawton knows...