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KNIGHTS AND NSW MINING EXTEND PARTNERSHIP

The Newcastle Knights and NSW Mining have agreed to extend their partnership, signing a three-year extension. The flagship of the agreement, the Voice for Mining Family Day, will again be a...

Health experts warn locals to avoid mosquito bites

Hunter New England Health is urging people to take precautions against mosquitoes.Hunter New England Health Public Health Physician David Durrheim said the recent warm weather together with good rainfall has...

Health experts warn against handling bats

Hunter New England Health is warning the community not to handle bats to avoid catching a potentially deadly virus.Coming into summer, bat activity is increasing and eight people in the...

Police call for informaion on house fir

Police are renewing their appeal for information about a suspicious house fire in the Hunter region three months ago. About 3am on Thursday 13 August 2015, emergency services responded to a...

Paris night of terror

Six shooting and bombing attacks have killed at least 120 at locations around Paris France declares a state of emergency and seals its borders Eight attackers reported dead No Australians...

Paris Attacks

Police and military forces have stormed a Paris concert hall where up to 100 hostages were being held, after simultaneous across the city that have killed dozens of people. The raid...