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CYCLISTS BANNED FROM MIXED RUNNING SECTION OF LIGHT RAIL TRACK

Cyclists will be banned from riding along part of Newcastle's light rail route from tomorrow. Signs will go up overnight, advising riders not to venture...

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MILLAR EXPECTING ROUGH RECEPTION IN JETS’ OPENER

The countdown continues to Saturday's F3 Derby. New Novocastrian Matt Millar is expecting a rough reception at Central Coast Stadium, for his first game against...

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CYCLISTS BANNED FROM MIXED RUNNING SECTION OF LIGHT RAIL TRACK

Cyclists will be banned from riding along part of Newcastle's light rail route from...

NEWCASTLE MOTHER’S CLOSE CALL WITH DIRTY SYRINGE

It's a parent's worst nightmare - their child getting injured by a dirty syringe. But...

MORISSET DEMENTIA PATIENTS TO BE MOVED TO BETTER FACILITIES

No longer deemed fit for its original purpose, the mental health dementia unit at...

Central Coast News

NSW GOVERNMENT REVIEW WARNERVALE AIRPORT’S FLIGHT CAP ACT

The general manager of Warnervale Airport has welcomed news the state government will review legislation which restricts flight numbers. Andrew Smith says a huge weight...

INCLUSIVE SPORTS ON SHOW FOR INTERNATIONAL WHITE CANE DAY

For the visually impaired, cooking a tasty meal from scratch or enjoying a game of cricket can be challenging. These are some of the activities...

CENTRAL COAST NAMED STORM HOTSPOT

The Central Coast has again been named a storm hotspot, topping regional New South Wales for insurance claims linked to severe weather. The local SES...

North West News

CALLS FOR DAM TO BE BUILT IN MURRURUNDI

Upper Hunter MP Michael Johnsen has called on the Water Minister to build a new dam near Murrurundi, to help drought-proof the region. The proposed...

MOREE EXERCISE PARK

Fitness junkies in Moree will soon be able to exercise by the river - with the town voting on a design for a static...

WARMER WEATHER SPARKS WATER SAFETY WARNING

Public pools in Tamworth and Kootingal have re-opened for the summer. But as the weather heats up, locals are being reminded to take care and...

Mid Coast News

DEMOLITION DERBY DRIVER DISCHARGED FROM HOSPITAL

A driver has been discharged from hospital after suffering a pelvic injury in this dramatic crash during a demolition derby at the Taree Show. The...

PREPARATIONS FOR WINGHAM AKOOSTIK FESTIVAL UNDERWAY

Six-time ARIA award winner Diesel will headline Wingham's Akoostik Festival, when it gets underway for another year. The festival offers music and entertainment over three...

NORTHERN NSW BRACING FOR SEVERE STORM SEASON

The State Emergency Service is encouraging us to prepare our homes for severe weather. New data shows more than 60 per cent of insurance claims...

Northern Rivers News

MAN IN CRITICAL CONDITION AFTER CRASH NEAR MURWILLUMBAH

A motorbike rider is fighting for life in hospital after a crash near Murwillumbah in the state's north. It's understood the man was riding along...

TRAINS BACK ON TRACK AFTER WEEK LONG CLOSURE

The rail line has reopened between Sydney and Brisbane, almost a week after the devastating fires at Rappville. Six bridges were damaged in the firestorm...

RESCUED KOALAS RECOVERING AFTER FIRE

Last week's horror bushfires have hurt local koala populations. Six koalas were rescued from the fire ground, suffering serious burns...sadly, three of them couldn't be...

Gold Coast News

TEENAGER ROBBED AT KNIFE POINT AT COOLANGATTA

There was a frightening ordeal for a 17-year-old boy at Coolangatta overnight, after he was bailed up by a man armed with a knife. The...

OFFICER INJURED IN ARREST AT TWEED HEADS

A police officer has been left with a dislocated shoulder after he was struck by a car during an arrest near the New South...

REMOTE ACCESS DIGITAL SCAMS ON THE RISE

Police are urging the community to remain vigilant when downloading software online, after becoming aware of an increasing number of remote access scams. Remote access...