Local News

Knights won't appeal concussion sanctions

The Newcastle Knights will not appeal the NRL’s downgraded sanction for a breach of the head injury rules in Round 3. The NRL issued the Club with a Breach Notice on...

Police investigate service station robbery

Police are appealing for public assistance following a robbery on the Central Hunter this morning. About 12.10am (Monday 10 April 2017) a man forced his way into a Service Station on...

Investigations continue into pub robbery

Detectives are appealing for assistance as investigations continue into armed robberies in the Hunter region. Strike Force Shirley was established by detectives from the Robbery and Serious Crime Squad, and Port...

Police appeal for information into armed robbery

Detectives are continuing to appeal for information as part of an investigation into armed robberies in the Hunter region. Strike Force Shirley was established by detectives from the Robbery and Serious...

Two motorcyclists die in separate crashes

Police are investigating two separate fatal motorcycle crashes in the Hunter Valey.. Just before 9.30am on Saturday 1 April 2017, emergency services were called to Putty Road, Howes Valley, (45km south...