Hunter News

WETLAND DECIMATED BY DEVELOPER AT THORNTON

Thornton locals say they're devastated by what they're calling "environmental vandalism" in a wetland, next to a new housing estate. Maitland Council has sent engineers...

SIMPLE WAVE COULD HELP STRUGGLING SEAFARERS

It's been more than a year now since the crews of some coal and cargo ships began what's become a never-ending voyage. The covid-induced isolation...

MAN ARRESTED IN HUNTER VALLEY RAID

Police searching for weapons have arrested a Hunter Valley man, in daylight raid on a home near Kurri Kurri.

NEWCASTLE’S OLDEST LIBRARY REOPENS FOR ‘LOVE LAMBTON’ CELEBRATIONS

Closed for 15 months, Newcastle's oldest library has been given a new lease on life. The historic gem is re-opening for Lambton's 150th birthday celebrations...

CESSNOCK PAIR CHARGED AFTER POLICE CHASE THROUGH THE HUNTER VALLEY

A Cessnock man and woman have been charged after a police pursuit through the Hunter overnight. Officers were patrolling Old Maitland Road when they noticed...

Weather with Gavin Morris

GAV’S WEATHER | SOLSTICE DAY

Western Australia is being battered by powerful winds and heavy rain as the latest winter storm moves in over the south-west. More cold air is...

Hunter Sport

HOLLI WHEELER FIGHTS THROUGH ADVERSITY TO EARN BLUES JERSEY

Newcastle's Holli Wheeler admits she cried when she got the call to play for New South Wales in this year's Women's State of Origin. Her...