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Hunter MPs slam covert speed camera ‘cash cows’

Hunter MPs are united in criticising the NSW Government’s covert speed camera “cash cows”, stating the move to remove the warning signs had failed to stop bad driver behaviour. In fact, income from...

Minerals Council, RDA Hunter relaunch mining sector partnership

The NSW Minerals Council and Regional Development Australia Hunter have launched the second iteration of their partnership, PRIME.

Hunter detached home approvals buoyant

Latest ABS figures on new home building approvals indicate detached home activity across the Hunter and Central Coast performed strongly in 2020, despite the impact of the global pandemic and a recession,...

Man arrested following police chase through unit blocks

Police have arrested and charged a man following investigations into recent crime in the Hunter. On 5 January, officers received a report of a break and enter that had occurred overnight at a...

Man charged over attempted murder of five-month-old girl at Cessnock

A man has been charged over the alleged attempted murder of a baby in the Hunter last year. On Saturday 12 December 2020, police received reports that a then aged five-month-old girl had...

Man charged following police pursuit; officer injured

A man has been charged following a police pursuit, which started in the Hunter and ended at the Central Coast earlier today, that’s left an officer with a fractured wrist and facial...

Forestry Corporation thrilled with Alf Britton’s Australia Day gong

The Forestry Corporation of NSW has expressed its delight at former staff member Alf Britton being acknowledged on the Australia Day Honours list earlier this week. The popular employee, who worked in the...

Hunter businesses can ‘shop local’ when choosing media partners

The COVID-19 pandemic represented a generational turning point.  The global disruption the virus caused to consumers, business and media has not been seen in the modern era.  With change of this magnitude the downstream...