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‘BEANIE FOR BRAIN CANCER STADIUM’ IN SUPPORT OF MARK HUGHES FOUNDATI

Support for the Mark Hughes Foundation reached new heights today, with McDonald Jones agreeing to temporarily rename the Knights' home ground 'Beanie for Brain Cancer ...
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MINISTER ANNOUNCES EMERGENCY DREDGING

It might not be the permanent solution the community was looking for, but the announcement of emergency funding for dredging the Ettalong Channel on the ...
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ACCUSED KIDNAPPER FACING EXTRADITION

The man accused of kidnapping a 12-year-old Gold Coast boy for a sum of money, and taking him across state lines to New South Wales ...
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DENISE SWEENEY IS ON A GYNAECOLOGICAL CANCER CRUISADE

A Newcastle woman is on a journey to share her personal story with other women on the Mid North Coast. But it's no regular tale ...
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STRATEGIES IMPLEMENTED TO REDUCE ARSON

Fire-related crime has peaked in West Tamworth this year, and police are fed up. Local detectives are implementing a number of strategies - and are ...
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POLICE TO FORM NEW DRUG SQUAD

Banishing dangerous drugs from Byron Bay and its surrounds will be the focus of a new, specially trained police taskforce, targeting dealers. The Northern Rivers ...
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FROM LITTLE THINGS BIG THINGS GROW

After powering into the K2 finals at the World Cup in Hungary, Riley Fitzsimmons and his partner missed out on a podium finish. But there ...
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STAR EMERGES AS TITANS TACKLE INJURY WOES

The Titans head into this weekend's Indigenous Round staring down the barrell of 5 straight losses. Just to make things harder, several players were injured ...
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TAREE TAKE DOWN TUNCURRY-FORSTER IN TEH MNC PREMIER LEAGUE

In the Mid North Coast Premier League the Taree Wildcats defeated neighbours Tuncurry-Forster Tigers over the weekend. Here's the match report ...
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STRONG FEW DAYS FOR TEAM BRUNEL

It's been a great few days for Lake Macquarie sailor Kyle Langford, and his crew onboard Team Brunel in the Volvo Ocean Race. They won ...
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WHEELCHAIR RUGBY LEAGUE COMES TO TAMWORTH WITH CITY COUNTRY MATCH

It was chance to take wheelchair rugby league to the bush, a showpiece involving two of sports long-time rivals. The City slickers downing Country 42 ...
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GAV’S WEATHER: MORE BLUE SKIES

The consistent lack of cloud over the nation continues, with still no relief in sight in the form of significant rain for the rest of May ...
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