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Team Tylah take on challenge to aid Cystic Fibrosis

One Hunter family has taken on a massive challenge to help raise funds for charity.   Nelson Bay local Verity Chappell, alongside a team of family and friends, set off on a gruelling 65-kilometre walk in the early hours of Saturday morning (20 February)...

Hunter motorist caught six times over the legal blood-alcohol limit

A man has been charged with high-range drink driving after allegedly being caught almost six times the legal limit in the Hunter yesterday. Just before 5.30pm Thursday (18 February), officers attached to Port...

Girl allegedly sexually assaulted at Nelson Bay

Detectives are appealing for information as part of enquiries into the alleged sexual assault of a young girl near Port Stephens almost two years ago. Earlier this month, members of the State Crime...

Croquet’s on the ball, says Liz

If you haven’t played a game of croquet before, then you don’t know what you’re missing out on. That’s the message from Toronto publicity officer Liz McDonald, who’s hoping to welcome a new...

Tomaree group say jetty plan will boost tourism

Peter Clough believes a ferry and cruise service to the Tomaree Headland would effectively showcase the region’s spectacular waterways. As president of the Tomaree Headland Heritage Group, Mr Clough is urging the community...

Couple to celebrate 67 years of enduring love

Frank Sinatra’s Strangers in the Night was playing in the background as Nelson Bay resident Milton Haines chatted away.‘Strangers in the Night exchanging glances, wondering in the night, what were the chances...

Driver allegedly six times the legal limit

A man has been charged after crashing his Mercedes into another car while allegedly more than six times the legal blood alcohol limit in Port Stephens yesterday. Police allege the 47-year-old was...

Wanted Cessnock man arrested in Nelson Bay

A Cessnock man will face court today after being arrested in Nelson Bay in a stolen car. At about 6.30pm yesterday Nelson Bay Police were called to a home in Coventry Place, Nelson...