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Water saving efforts lead to removal of restrictions

The Lower Hunter community will reap the benefits of a reduction in water usage when Level 1 restrictions are removed next month. Hunter Water has made the...

New property development to launch in Lochinvar

New property development is coming to Lochinvar. Led by the McCloy Group, the 25-hectare parcel of land will be named Hereford Hill and, when complete, will have...

Men’s shed handed keys to permanent new home

Newcastle Men’s Shed has finally found a place to call home after being forced to move five times in the past five years. The keys to 99...

New hub for city’s emergency services

A new Local Emergency Operations Centre will become Newcastle's go-to site in an emergency situation. The state-of-the-art, purpose-built facility on Stewart Avenue was toured by a dozen...

Celebrating our veterans thanks to community grants

Veterans are set to be celebrated across the Hunter thanks to new funding. The ANZAC Community Grants Program aims to give support to organisations working to improve...

More than 250 cannabis plants seized

A man has been charged after more than 250 cannabis plants were seized from a home at Singleton. In recent months, officers from Hunter Valley Police District...

New reservoir to improve water security in the Upper Hunter

A $1.2 million water reservoir is set to make waves in the Upper Hunter when construction starts on the project in Murrurundi later this year. It’s being...

Woman faces court after alleged aggravated robbery in Cessnock

A woman will reappear in court today charged after information was uncovered during an investigation into ram raids in the Hunter Region earlier this year. After uncovering...

Sun-savvy students in a class of their own

Sun-savvy school students are being asked to design a winning shady space for learning this spring in a bid to reduce rates of skin cancer in future generations.

Rare first-hand footage of firefighter tackling blaze

In a rare opportunity, the Fire and Rescue crew from Rutherford 455 has filmed what it's like to receive a call out, and be faced with flames bellowing from an...

Year 12 students say 2020 has “brought them closer”

Kotara High School captains Heath Goodman and Meg Donnan say being a Year 12 student in 2020 has meant learning lessons that extend beyond the classroom. Forfeiting...

Hunter hospitals’ report card improves

A fall in emergency presentations and a rise in people waiting for surgery – the latest Healthcare Quarterly report on the region's hospitals is out today and it presented...

Prime Minister visits Hunter to reveal energy plan

Energy companies need to step up and fill the gap left by the closure of Liddell power station, or the Federal Government will act. That’s the message...

Community encouraged to share their experiences of Newcastle at night

Novocastrians have been invited to share their experiences of the city at night as part of an upcoming trial to extend the trading hours of several bars and restaurants across...

Five charged after break in at Hunter Valley winery

Five people have been charged following an alleged break-in at a Hunter Valley winery last night. At about 6.20pm (Monday 14 September), an alarm was activated from...

Man assaulted with sledgehammer in Stockton

Police are searching for two men after they attacked another man with a sledgehammer at Stockton on Sunday. Just before midnight on Sunday 13 September, a 38-year-old...

Couple’s dedication to helping children

For Maitland’s Sharron Thomas, becoming a foster carer was a chance to give children a safe place to call home. “It’s not easy but it is very...

Appeal to locate wanted man in Lake Macquarie

Police are seeking public assistance to locate a man wanted on an outstanding warrant. Adam Gilham, aged 27, is wanted on a revocation warrant.

Appeal for information after police car rammed

Police are appealing for public assistance after a police vehicle was rammed and a car, with the driver still inside, was stolen in Lake Macquarie today (Monday 14 September).

Charges laid after police pursuit called in PolAir

Police have charged two men, including a driver disqualified for life, after a pursuit in the state’s Hunter Region yesterday. Just before 10am, officers from Port Stephens-Hunter...

Upgrade to mark No.1 Sportsground’s maiden century

Newcastle’s No.1 Sportsground will undergo a major redevelopment to mark its 100th anniversary. The project, which includes enlarging the playing field, upgrading the lighting and building new tiered seating, is scheduled for completion in mid-2021. Newcastle...
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