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WALLSEND WOMAN SENTENCED FOR HIGH RANGE DUI

A Wallsend woman who was almost six-times over the legal alcohol limit when she crashed her car last month - has been sentenced. Reporter Tyson...

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CLEAR, COLD AND A LITTLE WINDIER

For most of the country it's still sunny and dry. There is very little cloud that sits across the nation. All of the activity...

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COUNTRY GYMNASTICS CHAMPIONSHIPS UNDERWAY

Some of the best young gymnasts are in action over the next few days at the Hunter Sports Centre for the Country Championships. For some...

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THE BEST VOICE EVER

Australia’s favourite entertainment sensation, The Voice, returns to Nine on Sunday, May 19, at 7.00pm, unearthing incredible talent and bringing world-first additions to the stage in the most explosive season yet. In its eighth and greatest season, The Voice will premiere over three nights on...

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WALLSEND WOMAN SENTENCED FOR HIGH RANGE DUI

A Wallsend woman who was almost six-times over the legal alcohol limit when she...

MEREWETHER MUM PLEADS GUILTY TO HIGH RANGE DRINK DRIVING

A Newcastle mother will be sentenced next month, after she was caught driving drunk. Not...

Central Coast News

BUG BUSTERS: OURIMBAH RESEARCHERS TO TACKLE HOSPITAL INFECTIONS

University of Newcastle researchers will seek to stave off infections picked-up in hospitals, including super bugs. The Central Coast-based project will team scientists up with...

PLANNING DEPARTMENT KEEPS EYE ON WARNERVALE FLIGHTS

The Planning Department will continue to monitor aircraft movements at Warnervale Airport. A spokesperson said legal restrictions, limiting take offs and landings to 88 per...

North West News

DIABETES EPIDEMIC NOW AFFECTING OUR CHILDREN

Hundreds of people develop diabetes each day, making it one of the most prevalent diseases in Australia. Experts say encouraging children to live a healthy...

COUNCIL REASSURES TAMWORTH RESIDENTS

Several drought-stricken towns are facing the very real possibility of running out of water soon. But in Tamworth, council is assuring residents it'll do everything...

Mid Coast News

EYE-CATCHING COINS ON DISPLAY AT AUSTRALIAN MINT POP-UP

The distinct rattle of coins drew in collectors from across the region, thanks to a special pop-up shop in Coffs Harbour. The stop was part...

CHEF TEACHES YOUNG ADULTS BECOME MORE INDEPENDENT IN THE KITCHEN

Six visually impaired and blind young adults have learned some basic cooking skills, meal preparation and safety tips in a first of its kind...

Northern Rivers News

RESIDENTS FEEL LEFT FOR DEAD WITH NO DOCTOR IN TOWN

Coraki residents say their lives are on the line, with no access to a doctor. The small Richmond Valley town hasn't had a permanent GP...

NO PILL TESTING AT SPLENDOUR IN THE GRASS

Organisers have dismissed rumours there will be pill testing at this year's Splendour in the Grass. It comes as an inquiry in Sydney looks into...

Gold Coast News

TEENAGER RECOVERING AFTER SHOOTING AT GOLD COAST PARTY

A Gold Coast teenager is recovering in hospital, after being shot while celebrating a birthday at Surfers Paradise. His attacker - a man he didn't...

20-YEAR-OLD CARJACKED AT GUNPOINT AT KINGSCLIFF

A 20-year-old man has been robbed at gun-point and had his car stolen on the state's far north coast on Saturday night. Police have been...