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Teen charged with murder after Lake Macquarie stabbing

Hunter police have charged a teenager with murder following the fatal stabbing of a boy and the serious wounding of another in Lake Macquarie last night.

Teenager stabbed to death at Swansea, another fighting for life

One teenager was stabbed to death and another is fighting for his life following an incident in the Hunter overnight.

WRHS personnel put to the test off Swansea coast

The skills of the Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service (WRHS) personnel were put to the test off the coast of Swansea this evening.

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...

Community feedback sought on Coon Island name

Lake Macquarie City Council is seeking feedback on the community’s sentiment regarding the name of Coon Island and Coon Island Point. Council’s director service delivery John Ferguson said the organisation was encouraging public...

VIDEO: No challenge too big for Swansea couple

Swansea couple Jimmy and Sharnae Berresford are on a mission to educate people about autism, which will be celebrated this Friday on World Autism Awareness Day. The pair, both autistic, work locally.  Jimmy began working with...

Firearms, crossbow, drugs, cash found at Swansea home

Hunter police have seized several prohibited weapons, including firearms and a crossbow, as well as bomb making equipment during a search of a Lake Macquarie home. About 12.30pm on Tuesday 19, officers from...

Exhibition celebrates Aboriginal culture and people

The enormous contribution to Lake Macquarie of Aboriginal people past and present is celebrated at a new exhibition at [email protected] Awaba: Know Our Stories profiles elders, artists and everyday families who call Lake...