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VARGAS OUT FOR 4-5 MONTHS AFTER HORRIFIC ANKLE INJURY

There's been an outpouring of sympathy for Jets marquee player Ronald Vargas, who'll be out for four to five months after suffering a sickening leg ...
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SAIFITI TWINS RE-SIGN WITH NEWCASTLE UNTIL 2020

They're the towering twins who've earned praise across the NRL, but Daniel and Jacob Saifiti say they never considered leaving the Newcastle Knights. The pair ...
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MAN’S BODY FOUND IN CAR IN SUBURBAN NEWCASTLE

Police officers made a shock discovery this morning, after pulling over a car - allegedly being driven erratically - in suburban Newcastle. They found a ...
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DANIEL PETRYK GUILTY OF MURDERING ROBERT PARRY

Robert Parry was the victim of a senseless and violent crime - gunned down in his own home in 2015. Today, following a five week ...
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REDEVELOPMENT FOR PORT MACQUARIE’S FISHERMEN’S WHARF

Port Macquarie's foreshore will undergo a major make-over thanks to the state government. The area will be transformed into a fishermen's wharf, showcasing modern facilities ...
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CALL FOR DETAILS TO BE RELEASED AFTER GOVERNMENT CLADDING AUDIT

The opposition is calling on the state government to publicly identify any Hunter buildings, which contain potentially dangerous aluminium cladding. Labor claims people are being ...
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PROPERTY COUNCIL PLANS RESTORED AND RE-ADAPTED NEWCASTLE RAILWAY STATION

The Property Council says Newcastle needs a landmark cultural building, to cement the city on the map. It has its sights on the city's heritage-listed ...
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SELFLESS RESCUER GIVEN HELPING HAND

A Eungai Creek man's selfless act of bravery has prompted a heartwarming community response. Jake Tasker sustained spinal injuries aiding a friend in the Nambucca ...
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COMMUNITY MOURNS LOSS OF WATERPOLO LIFE MEMBER

The Central Coast sporting community is in mourning following the sudden loss of David Isaacs. The 49 year-old father of three suffered a medical episode ...
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GOLDHEIST IS COMING TO PORT MACQUARIE

The grand-daughter of Malcolm Fraser is making her mark on the world - but she's using music rather than politics to get her message across ...
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TUGGERAH SPORTING COMPLEX MARKS A MILESTONE

The $23 million Tuggerah Regional Sporting Complex is one step closer to completion. Mayor of the Central Coast, Jane Smith, stopped by today to inspect ...
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COAST PAIR SENT PACKING IN PORTUGAL

Both Central Coast surfers were knocked out in Round Three in Portugal. World number five Matt Wilkinson fell to Italian Leo Fioravanti. Avoca's Adrian Buchan ...
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COAST SWIMMERS SET FOR SHORT COURSE

Woy Woy will have two athletes at this week's Australian Short Course Championships. Norwegian Paralympian Adam Wenham and Cassandra Van Breugel will both be strong ...
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KARIONG COUPLE’S HOME STRUCK BY LIGHTNING

A Central Coast couple were lucky to escape injury when lightning struck their house, sparking a fire under the bed they'd been sleeping in. The ...
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NEW RURAL CRIME PREVENTION TEAMS TO BE DEPLOYED TO COUNTRY NSW

New investigators will be deployed to country New South Wales, as the state's police force continues to wage its war on rural crime. The new ...
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BRAMA BRILLIANT IN BEATEN TEAM

The Mariners suffered its second loss in three matches - going down to Perth last night. Paul Okon's men led for the majority of the ...
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