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LAKE MACQUARIE FIRES MAY HAVE BEEN DELIBERATELY LIT

Police are investigating the circumstances around the origins of a three fires near Lake Macquarie overnight. The first fire occurred between the inner city bypass ...
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BUSY SEASON AHEAD FOR SURF LIFESAVERS

It's only day one - and already, the North Coast's surf lifesavers are preparing for a busy summer. They'll be getting some extra assistance over ...
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MAN DIES IN HASTING RIVER DRIVE CAR CRASH

Police are turning to the public for information following a fatal crash on the Mid North Coast yesterday. A 43 year old motorist died when ...
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POLICE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR VEHICLE AFTER CHILD TAKEN FROM HOSPITAL

Police have released details of a vehicle as investigations continue into the removal of a one-year-old boy from a Gold Coast Hospital. Police say the ...
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DISABILITY ACCESS TO BAR BEACH SURF AND SAND

Disability access to Bar Beach has just become easier for hundreds of Novocastrians. The first stage of renovations at Cooks Hill Surf Club were unveilled ...
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TOTAL FIRE BAN CONTINUES FOR MUCH OF THE NEW ENGLAND AND NORTH WEST

With temperatures across the New England North West peaking at almost 40 degrees today, the Rural Fire Service tonight remains on high alert. Today's total ...
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WHO WILL BE CROWNED THE NSW SAUSAGE KING?

It's an Australian tradition - throwing a sausage on the barbie, and it was serious business in Tamworth today at the New South Wales State ...
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FLAGS RISE WITH THE TEMPERATURE

Hot weather and the first day of school holidays has drawn beach goers to the water just in time for the new patrol season. The ...
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MANNING GREAT LAKES STUDENTS SPAR THEIR WAY TO THE TOP

17 students in the Manning Great Lakes region have returned home from the All Schools Taekwondo state championships as medallists. Master Fay Shacklock says it's ...
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ROAD TO STARDOM BEGINS AT NATIONALS

Four of Northern Inland Football's future stars will be on show at the National Championships in Coffs Harbour from Monday. Armidale's Harry Sinclair is in ...
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INTEREST PEAKING IN CAMPDRAFTING

Despite the heat, there will be over 20 hours of Campdrafting at the Dungowan Showground this weekend. With ABCRA ranking points on the line, nearly ...
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SUPER SPUDS GROWING FOR NEXT YEAR

The Guyra Super Spuds are eyeing a return to senior rugby league in 2018. They folded two seasons after returning to Group 19, taking this ...
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WOMEN’S AFL GALA GAME

The women's AFL competition generated plenty of action at the North Coast Gala game today. The Inverell Saints travelling from the North West to check ...
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43-YEAR-OLD DIES IN PORT MACQUARIE VEHICLE COLLISION

A man has been killed in a two-car collision on the Mid-North Coast. Police say the silver Nissan Pathfinder and grey Ford Territory collided on ...
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FIREARM CHARGES LAID OVER GILGAI DOMESTIC INCIDENT

A man will face court after allegedly threatening two other men with a firearm in the north-west of New South Wales. The incident took place ...
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SES FREE A MAN FROM VEHICLE CRASHED INTO A TREE

The SES was required to free a man who had become trapped in a vehicle after it crashed into a tree in northern New South ...
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