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FUNDRAISING CONTINUES FOR PARALYSED AFL PLAYER

A Central Coast AFL player remains in intensive care, after suffering an on-field spinal cord injury. Shaun Greentree became paralysed from the neck down, during...

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JOHNSON-HOLMES BELIEVES HE CAN PLAY BLEDISLOE CUP

Newcastle is reportedly in line to host a Rugby Championship double-header later this year, but the Hunter's Harry Johnson-Holmes isn't dwelling on that. Having been...

Hunter News

GILLIESTON HEIGHTS HOME ENGULFED BY FLAMES

More than 30 firefighters are battling a blaze at a home in Gillieston Heights,...

MORE THAN $9,000 RAISED FOR MUM INJURED IN MAXI TAXI CRASH

A Hunter mother of three is still fighting for her life in hospital, following...

VALENTINE HYDROTHERAPY POOL SAFE, FOR NOW

Valentine's hydrotherapy pool will remain in community hands with Lake Macquarie Council voting against...

Central Coast News

FUNDRAISING CONTINUES FOR PARALYSED AFL PLAYER

A Central Coast AFL player remains in intensive care, after suffering an on-field spinal cord injury. Shaun Greentree became paralysed from the neck down, during...

COUNCIL PLANS FOR POST COVID-19 ECONOMIC GROWTH

The Central Coast is faced with its biggest economic challenge since the Great Depression but council is already looking beyond the pandemic-induced recession. Plans to...

MAN IMPALED ON FENCE AT KARIONG

A man has suffered serious injuries, after impaling himself on a fence at Kariong early this morning. The 57-year-old was climbing over the fence around...

North West News

FARMERS FEAR A WET SPRING COULD DAMAGE A BUMPER HARVEST

For years farmers have prayed for rain but this spring they could get more than they bargained for. A predicted La Nina could wreck the...

GUNNEDAH’S $61 MILLION OVERPASS TO BE COMPLETE BY CHRISTMAS

It's been eight years in the making, but come Christmas, Gunnedah's $61 million overpass will be open to traffic. It means easier transport of freight...

MAN CHARGED FOLLOWING FATAL CRASH NEAR NOWENDOC

A man has been charged following a crash that claimed the lives of two people on Saturday. A four-year-old girl and 72-year-old woman died after...

Mid Coast News

NEW DEVELOPMENTS AT MANNING BASE HOSPITAL

New developments have been rolled out at Manning Base Hospital this week, introducing two patient experience officers. The role will help inform patients of wait...

NEW FACILITIES AT SOUTH GRAFTON’S RUSHFORTH PARK

The opening of new sporting facilities at South Grafton's Rushforth Park today coincided with the easing of restrictions for sporting clubs. The $1.6-million centre was...

POWERFUL ART EXHIBIT LAUNCHES TO RAISE MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS

A group of Mid North Coast artists has created an evocative exhibit to shine a light on mental health awareness. Community members, chipping in by...

Northern Rivers News

FAMILY OF MISSING BACKPACKER THEO HAYEZ PAY TRIBUTE ON HIS 20th...

The family of missing Belgian backpacker Theo Hayez have paid tribute to him today, to mark his 20th birthday. In a statement, his parents said...

POLICE ISSUE $1000 FINES AFTER 500 PEOPLE ATTEND BEACH PARTY

Three people have each been fined a thousand dollars over a beach party at Tyagarah on Sunday morning. When officers arrived they found more than...

$1.25m BOOST TO NORTH COAST TOURISM AS VENDORS FACE UNCERTAIN FUTURE

School holidays are well underway, giving the Far North Coast a much-needed tourism boost. But while the international borders remain closed, operators face an uncertain...

Gold Coast News

MAN KILLED IN SHARK ATTACK IDENTIFIED AS FORMER HUNTER RESIDENT

The surfer killed by a shark on the Gold Coast on Tuesday afternoon has been identified as former Hunter resident Nick Slater. Mr Slater was...

MAN DIES FOLLOWING SHARK ATTACK ON GOLD COAST

In breaking news, a man has died in a shark attack on the Gold Coast. The victim, believed to be aged in his 60s, was...

LADY PAMELA, CORRECTION.

On 4 September, NBN News broadcast a report about alleged breaches of exemptions to COVID-19 restrictions in respect of the Lady Pamela superyacht. That...