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Used phones dials up help for domestic violence victims

“This initiative gives those phones a second life and people in very traumatic situations some much-needed assistance.”

Clean Up Australia Day 2024 set to shock volunteers

“You can’t help but be shocked by the scale of what ends up in our environment as litter,” Clean Up Australia Day 2024 date set.

Mayor launches Samaritans Christmas Appeal

Even in the midst of our most festive season there are many among us experiencing difficult times, Mayor launches Samaritans Christmas Appeal.

Lake Mac sniffer dogs in Australia-first initiative

“The dogs have an incredible sense of smell and can detect a single specimen of this weed in a huge area." Sniffer dogs making history.

Making Christmas bright for Cessnock families in need

Embracing the festive spirit, Cessnock Hospitality Group (CHG) has partnered with Samaritans for its 2023 Christmas Gift Appeal.

Search continues for missing swimmer off Stockton

A major search operation from the sea and sky is continuing, on Monday, for a missing swimmer off Stockton.

Bec makes great strides in stroke recovery

It was in April when fit and healthy 35-year-old Bec Swanbrough found herself in hospital with a severe migraine, vomiting and dizziness.

Three charged after police officers assaulted at Windale

Three men have been charged with numerous offences, including assaulting police, following an incident at Lake Macquarie overnight.

Ho, ho, ho… Festive cheer abounds at Lake Mac events

Looking for a family-friendly event to catch the festive spirit this Christmas? Then look no further than Lake Macquarie.

Vital road repairs pick up speed in Broke

A new year will bring improved roads to Broke residents and visitors with two projects to repair the local network picking up speed this week.

Samaritans launches 2023 Christmas Appeal

Newcastle Anglican’s service agency Samaritans has launched its 2023 Christmas Appeal to support those who are struggling in our region.

HVO improves proposal to continue mining in region

HVO has used the feedback from submissions on its Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) to improve its proposal to continue mining until 2050.
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