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Tag: Milestone

Referee Peter Cooke blows ‘game on’ for 1000th time

He’s probably lost count of the number of times he’s blown the pea out of his whistle, but Newcastle’s most-capped referee Peter Cooke will officiate his 1000th match at No 2. Sportsground this month.

Joan and Keven, 70 years of living in Harman-y

In 1951, Prime Minister Robert Menzies retained power following the federal election, the Australian Financial Review was first published, South Sydney defeated Manly Warringah 42-12 in the rugby league grand final and...

Liddell Power Station celebrates 50 years of operation

The first power station of its kind, Liddell, will commemorate a special milestone in the Hunter Valley today. Located inland, between Muswellbrook and Singleton, the facility included construction of neighbouring Lake Liddell to...

GALLERY: A Pearce of history joining 300 club

It takes a special talent to play 300 NRL games. And, even more so when you’re the son of a rugby league legend. But, Mitchell Pearce has gone from being “Wayne’s boy” to forging...

Bull brothers still keeping the Hunter cool

While many businesses have felt the heat in recent times, due to the coronavirus pandemic, one family-run enterprise has been keeping its cool – as well as the Hunter. Air Extreme Air Conditioning...
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