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Rod Thompson


Rod Thompson

Bobby’s memory lives on through Smith family

Robert “Bob” Palmer might be gone, but he’s not forgotten at the Shortland Devils, especially if Les and Jack Smith get their way.

UPDATE: Origin star Gagai bound for Knights

The Newcastle Knights might have missed out of NSW State of Origin forward Dale Finucane, but it appears the club’s secured the services of Queensland star Dane Gagai.

Maitland netball courts score financial goal

Construction on stage two of the Maitland Park Netball Court is scheduled to begin in November and be completed in April 2022.

Council calls on government to keep Cessnock COVID-safe

In the wake of the recent lockdown at Orange, Cessnock City Council is calling on the NSW Government to tighten restrictions to ensure the safety of the local community from the spread of COVID-19.

GROUP 21: Rams rejoice breakthrough victory

The Muswellbrook Rams secured a breakthrough victory in Bengalla Hunter Valley Group 21 Rugby League at the weekend.

Newcastle councillors back property developer ban on local councils

Newcastle’s Labor councillors have thrown their support behind new legislation preventing property developers from running on local council.

Police investigate series of armed robberies in Lake Macquarie

Armed with recent CCTV footage, Lake Macquarie detectives are continuing to investigate several armed robberies across the region.

Walter Searle continues to fly high on his 100th

Hunter born and bred resident Walter Searle celebrated his 100th birthday with his daughter Elizabeth and staff at Uniting Irwin Hall in Mayfield.

I Run For Her to help women step out of the dark

Got Your Back Sista's I Run For Her campaign is back this year to raise awareness of domestic violence and funds for its vital services.

Claydon critical of Federal Court’s Port ruling

MP Sharon Claydon has joined the growing chorus of displeasure, following the Federal Court’s ruling to prevent Port of Newcastle from building a shipping container terminal in the Hunter.

Man dies in Merriwa motorcycle crash

A man has died following a motorcycle crash in the Upper Hunter overnight.

GALLERY: Real NRL gearing up for exciting play-offs

With a handful of preliminary rounds remaining, Tooheys Newcastle Rugby League (Real NRL) is gearing up for an exciting play-off series.
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