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HELICOPTER MOVES SHARK BARRIER INTO PLACE

There was a quite a spectacle at a Far North Coast beach this morning. A helicopter was brought in to ...
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MARINERS WARY OF FAMOUS FFA OPPONENT

After watching the opening Round of 32 matches in the FFA Cup, Nick Montgomery says The Mariners are chomping at ...
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MANEVSKI NOT GUILTY OF PRIESTLAND MURDER

After almost three weeks, the trial of a woman accused of the brutal murder of Central Coast teenager Kieran Priestland ...
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COAST PAIR TO FACE FIREBIRDS IN GRAND FINAL

There will be a strong Central Coast presence in the Trans-Tasman Netball Grand Final in Brisbane on Sunday. Assistant Coach ...
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BOOST FOR VOLUNTEERS IN NEW WAVE PROGRAM

A unique surf awareness program, giving children with disabilities the opportunity to participate in Nippers, is thriving. Today, the state ...
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TEACHER V STUDENT IN REAL NRL

There'll be plenty of feeling in this weekend's Real NRL derby between Central and Lakes. Central captain coach, Rowan Kelly, ...
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MATT BANTING THROUGH TO ROUND 4 OF US OPEN OF SURFING

Port Macquarie's Matt Banting will go up against Bino Lopes and Connor Coffin in round 4 of the US Open ...
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MANNING HOSTS HOCKEY MASTERS

The popularity of hockey as a sport in the Manning Valley continues to grow as the region welcomes more than ...
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JEFF WILCOX BODYBOARD MEMORIAL GETS UNDERWAY

Strong swells at Boomerang Beach proved a challenge for some local bodyboarders during the first day of the Jeff Wilcox ...
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MAN PLEADS GUILTY AFTER ICE FOUND IN VEHICLE STOP

A 46-year-old man has pleaded guilty to a string of charges, after a vehicle search in Coffs Harbour yesterday. He ...
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ORARA ITCHING FOR LIFT

In the Group 2 competition, South Grafton remains well ahead of the pack, after a tough tussle with Coffs last ...
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MATTHEWS RETURNS VICTORIOUS

Maclean shooter John Matthews has returned home, after claiming gold for Australia at the World Team's Shooting Championships in Lisbon, ...
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SCULPTURES TELL STORIES

You might have already seen some of his works driving through Port Macquarie or Taree. But now, renowned Mid North ...
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VW ENTHUSIASTS BURN RUBBER AT RALEIGH

Dozens of Volkswagens have taken to the track for the 32nd year of racing at (rally) Raleigh this week. While ...
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DUNBOGAN MAN CHARGED OVER CHILD GROOMING

A 46-year-old man from south of Port Macquarie, has been arrested over the grooming of a young boy. Police arrested ...
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THIEVES WANTED OVER ARMED ROBBERY

Police have released CCTV images of two thieves wanted over an armed robbery at Uralla this week. At about 1.30 ...
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BIG NAMES SET TO HIT THE WATER FOR COFFS SURF FESTIVAL

Australian Surf Festival festivities got underway in Coffs Harbour Friday afternoon. The carnival will be held until the 15th of ...
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GREEN THUMBS DISCOVERED IN LEAD UP TO NATIONAL TREE DAY

Tamworth students were eager to get their hands dirty today and discover their green thumbs. 939 schools, across the state, ...
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COLOURFUL FUTURE FOR CHOPPER EVENT

The future of Tamworth's 'Show Your Colours for the Chopper' now looks brighter than ever, securing a different venue to ...
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NEW ENGLAND RUGBY ARRIVES AT POINTY END

The New England Rugby Union finals get underway tomorrow, with the minor premiers St Alberts College hosting the Armidale Blues ...
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LABOR CRIES FOUL OVER CONTAINER COMPENSATION DEAL

"Anti-business" - that's how Labor's described a compensation deal between the Baird Government and the operator of the state's two ...
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COUNT DOWN IS ON FOR TAMWORTH FIVE HOUR ENDURO

The Tamworth five hour endurance mountain bike race has added a new division, in a bid to attract more local ...
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VIPERS SQUAD POISED TO STRIKE

Armidale athletes are in form, and ready to unleash an assault on the North West region's school athletics carnival. They've ...
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GAV’S WEATHER TIP: MAKE THE MOST OF THE WEEKEND

The weekends weather is looking very nice. Light variable winds, plenty of sunshine and the afternoons will warm nicely. Make ...
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MAN FACING CHILD GROOMING CHARGES

A man is facing child grooming charges after a mother discovered a sexual conversation on her 13-year-old son's mobile phone ...
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CRIME SPREE OFFENDERS RACK UP 200 THOUSAND DOLLARS WORTH OF DAMAG

Two thieves wearing 'anonymous' Guy Fawks masks - caught on camera stealing computers from Tweed Shire Council's DEPOTS - are ...
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TITANS’ INTENSE TUGUN TRAINING SESSION

Titans stars Ash Taylor and Nathan Peats missed this morning's intense training session at Tugun ...
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NICOLA MCDERMOTT WINS EUROPE HIGH JUMPING COMP

Tascott's Nicola McDermott has equalled her personal best at her first high jumping competition in Europe. The 19-year-old says despite ...
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ISABELLE KELLY HOME AFTER ORIGIN WIN

Berkley Vale's Isabelle Kelly has returned home after helping New South Wales end Queensland's stranglehold on the Women's State of ...
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BIRD OPEN TO OPTIONS

Titans forward Greg Bid has responded to speculation about a possible move to the Knights. Bird is contracted to the ...
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FISHERMEN UP IN ARMS OVER NEW REFORM

The region's commercial fishers say the Baird Government's new reform could see a massive decline in local supply. Many rallied ...
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MAN FACING 34 DRUG AND FIREARM OFFENCES

Central Coast police say they've made a significant dent in the supply of illicit drugs in the region, after a ...
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DOCTOR FACING ABUSE CHARGES IN COURT

A Newcastle court has heard 90 women have now made complaints against a Newcastle doctor. Jeremy Coleman appeared today, accused ...
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EDGEWORTH BEATS THE HEAT TO CREATE FFA CUP HISTORY

The Edgeworth Eagles have created history, becoming the first team from Northern New South Wales to advance to the FFA ...
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JOSH KING EXTENDS HIS STAY AT THE KNIGHTS

Local junior Josh King has earned a one-year contract extension at the Knights, keeping him in red and blue until ...
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MERMAID WITH A MESSAGE ON HOME STRETCH

Mermaid with a Message, Juliana Bahr-Thompson, is now on the home stretch of her mammoth charity paddle to Noosa. After ...
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THE PILON FAMILY JOIN FORCES WITH DONATE LIFE WEEK

The mother of a Central Coast boy, killed in a tragic accident, is calling on more people to become organ ...
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NEWCASTLE MARINE RESCUE IN LIMBO OVER FORMER SITE

The future of Newcastle's Shepherd's Hill Cottage remains in limbo, despite calls to return it to Marine Rescue. The site ...
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FUNDING TO BOOST FARMING PRODUCTIVITY

Landholders are being urged to apply for federal government funding to boost farming productivity. Applications are now open on the ...
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NEW FOOD SAFETY PROGRAM TO REWARD OUTLETS

Takeaway shops and other food stores now have an added incentive to keep their stores clean. Council has launched a ...
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SERVICES HELP HUNDREDS AT HOMELESS CONNECT

Dozens of services were within arm's reach today, for those affected by homelessness, at a large one-stop-shop convention. Tamworth's fourth ...
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2016 HUNTER SAUSAGE KING

Deep inside Hunter TAFE today one of the most salivating competitions in the region took place - the 2016 Hunter ...
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NEW DISABILITY HOUSING INITIATIVE IN LAKE MACQUARIE

An initiative at Lake Macquarie is ensuring those living with a disability, are anything but isolated. New specialist housing, built ...
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ROBERT CLEMENT HIT WITH MORE CHARGES

Former Bendemeer horse trainer Robert Clement has pleaded guilty to charges in relation to a Tamworth harness race. The 51-year-old ...
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FROM DUVAL HIGH SCHOOL TO BRAZIL

Armidale's Duval High School is proving to be a breeding ground for international Futsal talent. Three under 15 boys will ...
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NEWCASTLE’S RECEIVES WORLD CLASS RECORDING STUDIO

Newcastle is now home to a new, world-class recording studio, following a million dollar investment by Hunter TAFE. "From Sydney ...
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BIG SWELL SETS BACK SHARK BARRIER INSTALLATION

Big seas have put the installation of shark barriers at Ballina and Lennox Head on hold. While this weekend's forecast ...
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NATIONAL MOUNTAIN BIKE SERIES COMING TO ARMIDALE

Following the success of local competitors around Australia, the New England Mountain Bikers are set to host a national series ...
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MAN CHARGED OVER DEATH, FOLLOWING ROLL-OVER

A 64-year-old man has been charged over the death of his elderly passenger, following a car roll-over south of Tamworth ...
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NEW APPROACH TO STOPPING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

The Baird Government has announced a new support program for victims of domestic violence in Newcastle and Port Stephens. It's ...
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STANDOFF CONTINUES AT TARKEETH STATE FOREST

A rescue team from Lismore was called in today to unshackle protesters locked on to timber harvesting equipment in the ...
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WEATHER: CLEAR BLUE SKIES OVERHEAD

Classic winter days are upon us. Clear, cold nights with widespread inland frosts. The days are dominated by sunshine and ...
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LOCALS READY TO SHOWCASE THEIR TALENT

Around 500 surfers are set to compete in this year's Australian Surf Festival in Coffs Harbour. Several locals will also ...
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OLD BAR HELPS CLOSE THE GAP

It will be a star-studded affair in Old Bar on Saturday, when the Group 3 Rugby League's Old Bar Pirates ...
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DIARY FARMERS LOOK TO NITROGEN USE EFFICIENCY

At a time when the dairy industry is under increasing pressure, farmers are looking at ways to increase profits. And ...
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WORK BEGINS ON NEW RAYMOND TERRACE MEN’S SHED

Construction has officially begun on a new men's shed at Raymond Terrace. The 665 square metre building will be located ...
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HASTINGS CAFES ENCOURAGED TO GO ALFRESCO

Cafe owners in small towns outside Port Macquarie are being encouraged to make the most of their picturesque settings by ...
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HUNTER WATER WELCOMES NEW BOSS

Hunter Water has announced its new Managing Director. Dr Jim Bentley has more than 20-years experience in the infrastructure sector, ...
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MAN TO FACE COURT FOLLOWING ALLEGED TRAIN ASSAULT

A 22-year-old man will face court today, after he allegedly assaulted a baby on a Central Coast train. Police were ...
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VICTORY IN JAPAN STILL SINKING IN FOR JACKSON BAKER

Merewether surfer Jackson Baker admits his win in the QS 1000 event in Japan is still sinking in. "I just ...
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CALLINAN EDGES INTO US OPEN ROUND THREE

Merewether's Ryan Callinan has advanced to the third round of the men's US Open event after finishing runner-up in his ...
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BIG SEND OFF FOR WESTCOTT

Olympic marathon runner Scott Westcott was given a spirited send-off at New Lambton South Public School this afternoon. Westcott's sons ...
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MAMO TO START AT FULLBACK FOR KNIGHTS

Jake Mamo wants to prove to Nathan Brownthat he's the man to fill the number one jersey for the remainder ...
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TAMWORTH ENERGY DOESN’T STOP AT COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL

Country music superstar Adam Brand is in town and on a campaign to help promote Tamworth after its biggest event ...
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FORMER TENNIS COACH CHARGED WITH HISTORICAL SEXUAL ASSAULT OFFENC

A former tennis coach has been charged with sexually assaulting a seven-year-old boy, 40 years ago. The 69-year-old was arrested ...
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MISSING HORSE TRAINER FOUND SAFE

There's been a dramatic - and successful - end to the search near Newcastle for missing mid north coast horse ...
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JADE WHEATLEY – WALKING FOR WAVES

It's a sport with countless benefits. And after losing both his legs in a workplace accident, Newcastle's Jade Wheatley is ...
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SINGING SEND-OFF FOR WANGI SAILORS

Nathan Outteridge and Iain Jensen's cheer squad is in full voice just over a week out from the games. Friends ...
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AVOCA’S TRIPLE THREAT GOING FOR GLORY

It's a local club churning out international sport stars... Avoca Kayak Club is sending three of their own to the ...
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RACING RETIREE CROSSES OFF BUCKET LIST CHALLENGE

A horse-racing retiree has completed the bucket list of a lifetime. Bendemeer-based horseman Len Clement has just finished racing on ...
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AUSTRALIA MISSES AUTOMATIC QUALIFICATION IN SPEEDWAY WORLD CUP FI

Despite the best efforts of the Hunter's Jason Doyle and Sam Masters, Australia has missed out on automatically qualifying for ...
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WALLARAH TWO BACK ON THE AGENDA

It's been in limbo for the past two years, but the proposed Wallarah two underground coal mine is now back ...
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CHAMPIONS SET SIGHTS ON NATIONAL COMPETITION

Two Tamworth gymnasts have been crowned state champions. Paige Seaton and Georgia Goodwin were part of successful group of 14 ...
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COULD NEWCASTLE BE THE NEXT HOME OF THE DRIVERLESS CAR?

Labor says New South Wales risks missing out on billions of dollars of investment from the driverless car industry. Opposition ...
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URALLA SERVICE STATION HELD UP

A Uralla service station attendant has escaped with out injury after being robbed at knife-point overnight. It's alleged a man ...
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ONLINE SALES DRIVING POSTAL DEMAND

Our love of an online bargain is driving demand for postal services in the Hunter. Australia Post today officially unveiled ...
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FIGHT BREWING OVER RAIL CORRIDOR RE-ZONING

A fight is brewing between the Baird Government and Newcastle Council over development on the city's former rail corridor. The ...
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TAMWORTH WELCOMES OUR NEWEST AUSTRALIANS

Tamworth Regional Council has celebrated one of the largest citizen ceremonies in its history today. 34 people were welcomed as ...
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CHEMICALS EXPERT SAYS PORT STEPHENS RESIDENTS SHOULD BE CONCERNED

A leading expert in chemicals has slammed the state and federal response to the Williamtown contamination scandal, labelling it 'dismissive' ...
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NASA SCIENTIST LOOKS TO TAMWORTH FOR THE NEXT STARS

More than 50 high school students from across the region have been given an inspiring talk on physics from a ...
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ADAM BRAND LENDS A HAND

Country music superstar Adam Brand is in town and on a campaign to help promote Tamworth after its biggest event ...
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LANDOWNERS WARNED ABOUT BLACKLEG

North Coast landowners are being warned, to keep a close eye on their cattle, after several cases of the fatal ...
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HANNAH PARK WINS SEASIDE CLASSIC

Sydney golfer Hannah Park has won her first Jean Derrin trophy, taking out the Ladies Seaside Classic in Port Macquarie ...
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LISMORE ENTERPRISE LAB LAUNCHED

Innovative thinkers and experienced business people will soon share a workspace at Southern Cross University. The State Government is funding ...
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TAREE SCHOOLBOYS MAKE COUNTRY CUP FINAL

Taree's Chatham High School will play in the CRL Country Cup final, after winning the open age northern state title ...
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DUMP SAVED FROM GOING UP IN FLAMES

Quick thinking firefighters have kept a major blaze at the Coffs Harbour waste facility under control this afternoon. The biomass ...
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ELECTRONICS THIEVES CAPTURED ON CCTV

Police have released CCTV images, showing two men who robbed a Lismore electronics store earlier this month. Officers claim the ...
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TALKS ON SAVING PORT MACQUARIE KOALAS

Representatives from all levels of government met with conservationists today, to discuss the future of Port Macquarie's most loved marsupial ...
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TRAFFIC LIGHTS FOR DANGEROUS CROSSING

Plans are underway to upgrade a dangerous pedestrian crossing on one of Port Macquarie's busiest roads. Council has drawn up ...
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HUNTER STREET ON THE RISE

International hotel chain Holiday Inn wants to check in to Newcastle West, with plans lodged for an eight storey building ...
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WEATHER: COLD NIGHTS FOLLOWED BY FINE DAYS

The westerly winds have been very consistent this winter and they're set to continue, with another fast moving front sweeping ...
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TWO NEW SHARK LISTENING UNITS FOR THE MID NORTH COAST

The Mid North Coast will be soon be home to two 4G shark listening stations. It's part of the next ...
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PAIGE PREPARES FOR RIO

As our Olympians begin to arrive in Rio, our Paralympians are in their final stages of training back at home ...
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ROYAL COMMISSION TO EXAMINE CATHOLIC CHURCH’S RESPONSE TO A

The Royal Commission has announced it'll hold a public inquiry in Newcastle later this month, into the response of Catholic ...
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SHARK LISTENING STATIONS COMING TO THE HUNTER

The Baird Government is set to roll out more shark listening stations along the coast, including two in the Hunter ...
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TAREE HORSE TRAINER FOUND AT BERESFIELD

Taree horse trainer Bindi Cheers has been found safe, three days after she went missing at Beresfield in the Hunter ...
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FIRE IN BIOMASS FACILITY FORCES CLOSURE OF TIP

Coffs Harbour's Resource Recovery Facility is closed, with fire crews monitoring a blaze which sent a pall of acrid black ...
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MORE SHARK LISTENING STATIONS FOR NSW COASTLINE

The Hunter and Mid North Coast will receive shark listening stations, as part of the state government's $16-million Shark Management ...
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CENTRAL COAST MAKES AUSTRALIA’S TOP FIVE

The Central Coast is fast cementing itself as one of the strongest property markets in the state. An Australian Residential ...
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MATILDAS BEGIN FINAL PREPARATIONS FOR RIO OLYMPICS

The Hunter's Emily van Egmond and her Matildas teammates have begun final preparations for their opening game at the Rio ...
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EAGLES FLY TO CAIRNS TO TRY AND BEAT THE HEAT

The Edgeworth Eagles have arrived in Cairns to prepare for tomorrow's FFA Cup clash with the Far North Queensland Heat ...
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RIDING FOR THE DISABLED WELCOMES FUNDRAISING EFFORT

Relying soley on donations- the Manning-Great Lake's Riding for Disabled branch has received a much needed funding boost. The money ...
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POLICE HOLD ONTO HOPE OF FINDING MISSING TRAINER

Police aren't giving up hope of finding missing horse trainer Bindi Cheers alive, despite a second day of searching near ...
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WYONG ROOS FRUSTRATED BY INCONSISTENT SEASON

With just five games left in the New South Wales Cup season, Wyong Roos skipper Mitch Williams admits his side ...
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WORKERS EVACUATED IN CENTRAL COAST DESSERT FACTORY

Fire at the Sara Lee factory at Lisarow has forced the evacuation of almost 200 workers The blaze broke out ...
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KNIGHTS ACCEPT BARNETT CHARGE

Nathan Brown has named an extended 19-man squad for Sunday's clash with Manly at Brookvale. Jake Mamo returns, while Jack ...
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LENNOX FAMILY FIGHT DEPORTATION

Facing deportation because of their daughter's illness, a Lennox Head family is fighting to stay in Australia. The Tippetts are ...
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DOUBLE OR NOTHING FOR THE DEVILS

The Hunter-based effort to save the tasmanian devil will double in size, in a desperate bid to boost numbers. Devil ...
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BETTER QUALITY OF LIFE FOR RUBY

Life for a young Mid North Coast girl, born with a rare syndrome, is about to become a lot easier ...
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PARK BLITZES THE FIELD AT SEASIDE CLASSIC

Sydney golfer Hannah Park is well on her way to claiming the Women's Seaside Classic in Port Macquarie. The 15-year-old ...
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9.5 TONNE TRUCK RUNS OVER MAN

A man has been rushed to hospital, after being crushed by a runaway truck at Warnervale. It's believed the 46-year-old ...
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TAREE ENDURO RIDER IN THE LEAD

Taree Enduro rider Wil Ruprecht holds a three point lead in the Under-19 class of the Australian Off-Road Championships with ...
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WEATHER: SLIGHTLY MILDER BEFORE NEXT WINTRY HIT

PHOTO: Thanks to Craig Tonks. The afternoons have been super nice, plenty of sunshine with temperatures a bit milder especially ...
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TACKLING HOMELESSNESS HEAD ON

A young Tamworth woman has made the brave decision to speak out about her own experience with homelessness. She hopes ...
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STUDENTS LEVEL UP SUBLEVEL CONDITIONS

Up to 600 students will be getting their hands dirty this week to learn more about the land. Farrer High ...
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TOUCH FOOTBALL PLAYERS GUN FOR STATE POSITIONS

The competition is fierce, and the opportunities few and far between. Over the next three days, 150-touch football players from ...
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BARNABY BACK ON THE JOB

Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce has maintained he hasn't forgotten his electorate - following a whirlwind few months. Mr Joyce ...
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PORT MACQUARIE LIFEGUARDS TO BE OUTSOURCED

There's some changes being made on Port Macquarie beaches - which Council says will make swimming this summer, safer. Council ...
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FISHERS SAY THERE’S A BIG CATCH TO THEM BECOMING SHARE TRAD

Mid north coast fishermen say the the state government's reform agenda will have a devastating impact on the industry - ...
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BATTLE OVER SUNDAY MARKETS

A battle has developed over a new market that's been drawing a crowd at Thornton. Held at the Mortels Factory, ...
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DEVIL ARK TO DOUBLE DEVIL NUMBERS

The Hunter's Tasmanian Devil breeding program, Devil Ark, is committing to double its population by 2020. It's part of a ...
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MAGIC’S VIRGILI HOPING TO BE BACK FOR NPL FINALS

Broadmeadow striker James Virgili is expected to miss the rest of the regular season in the Hunter's NPL competition, after ...
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MATT HALL AND THE NEWCASTLE JETS JOIN FORCES

He used to fly jets in the Australian Air Force, but today Matt Hall was trying to inspire Jets. The ...
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MORE BAD NEWS FOR THE KNIGHTS AFTER SHARKS LOSS

The hits keep on coming for the Knights following the loss to the Sharks. Mitch Barnett is facing a two ...
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BACKERS BREAK GROUND ON CORAKI ‘HEALTHONE’

Construction of the $4 million integrated healthcare facility to replace Coraki's Campbell Hospital has commenced. Clarence MP Chris Gulaptis and ...
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EVANS HEAD HOSTS COMBAT FIGHTERS

Cutting-edge Australian combat fighters, have spent the afternoon training at Evans Head's Air Weapons Range. NBN News was given access ...
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MAN FACES COURT OVER BULLDOZED HOUSE

The trial of a man accused of demolishing a house at Teralba with a bulldozer last year has begun in ...
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HOOK PLACES 14TH AT THRUXTON

Taree's Josh Hook is making good progress in the British Superbike Championships, recording his best result so far in Round ...
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CRUSADERS CEMENT PLAY OFF BERTH

There was good and bad news for the Central Coast Crusaders at the weekend. The win over Hornsby securing the ...
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MAN DOUSED IN PETROL IN TERRIFYING ARMED HOLD UP

A 43 year old man has been left shaken after he was threatened at knife point and doused with petrol ...
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EVICTION NOTICE FOR MacMASTERS BEACH PROGRESS ASSOCIATION

A local community group has been issued an eviction notice after more than 60 years of managing the MacMaster's Beach ...
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OZ HARVEST SERVES UP RECYCLED LUNCH

We live in a largely throw-away society but food charity OzHarvest is challenging us to reduce waste, and save billions ...
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SUSPICIOUS FIRE AT THORNTON BUSINESS

The owners of a custom motorbike business say they are heartbroken after a suspicious fire. The Thornton business was badly ...
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COUNCIL WEARS HEART ON SLEEVE

Tamworth Regional Council says it's 'bleeding by example', winning a national challenge for record blood donations. It comes as the ...
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NSW TO RESEARCH CANNABIS CULTIVATION

Tamworth advocate Lucy Haslam says a local crop of medicinal cannabis is another step closer, with New South Wales slated ...
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VOLKSWAGENS DESCEND ON MID NORTH COAST

Hundreds of Volkswagen enthusiasts have once again descended on the mid north coast for their week-long get together at Valla ...
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NARRABRI MAULED BY BEARS

West Tamworth served up another thrashing to Armidale, in round 11 of Group 4 rugby league. The Bulldogs over-powered Oxley, ...
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NORTHIES REMAIN KINGS OF THE CUP

North Companions won their third Kevin Johnson Cup in a row, after beating an Oxley Vale-Attunga side in the final ...
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NEW PACIFIC HIGHWAY WILL COST NAMBUCCA COUNCIL

The newly opened section of the Pacific Highway between Nambucca and Urunga has been enthusiastically welcomed by motorists on the ...
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POLICE CALL FOR WITNESSES TO DEATH IN CUSTODY

Police are keen to speak with a man who called in an incident last week, as part of an ongoing ...
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