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Dedicated Hunter volunteers recognised

Eleven hard-working residents were congratulated for their selfless accomplishments in the community at the Hunter Volunteer Awards at Cessnock today. And, among the awardees on 27 November included Cessnock LGA quartet – Maxine...

Muswellbrook welcomes $3.1m fire station

Muswellbrook will soon be home to a new $3.1 million fire station.Upper Hunter MP Michael Johnsen joined NSW Minister for Police and Emergency Services David Elliott in the region on Thursday...

State Budget 2020-21: How the Hunter fared

The Hunter received a mixed bag of offerings in today’s state budget, with the region’s Labor MP’s predictably disappointed with the figures handed down by Treasurer Dominic Perrottet. Regional hospitals weren’t forgotten, with...

Visitors allowed into Hunter prisons next week

In-person visits at correctional centres across the state, including Cessnock and Muswellbrook will be allowed as of Monday, after a long hiatus due to COVID-19 precautions. There is a long list of rules...

Rewards on offer for keen eyed drivers

A new campaign is hoping to stop drivers from becoming complacent when it comes to keeping an eye out for motorcyclists. In a first for the region, starting from today, local motorcycle riders...

Charges laid over alleged hydroponic house

A man has been charged with additional drugs offences as part of a two-year investigation into a hydroponic house in the Hunter Region. At about 7.30pm on Saturday 24 March 2018, officers from...

Police on hunt for man who approached children

Police are appealing for public assistance after three children were reportedly approached in the Hunter Valley yesterday. Just after midday, three children, aged 11, eight and four were playing at the northern end...

Muswellbrook pool receives makeover

Muswellbrook's historic Ruth White Memorial Pool will receive a makeover after the Federal Government provided $1 million towards its refurbishment. The funding was handed to Muswellbrook Shire Council as part of the government’s...