Local News

Body found after house fire in Merriwa

  Police have located a body following a house fire in the Upper Hunter today. Emergency services were called to a rural property on Mountain Station Road, Merriwa, about 9.15am today (Wednesday...

Boil Water Alert lifted for Scone and Aberdeen

The Boil Water Alert has been lifted for Scone and Aberdeen today.  Upper Hunter Shire Council lifted the alert today that has been in place since heavy rainfall impacted the effective...

Singleton Bypass is another step closer

The Singleton Bypass is another step closer. Planning for the bypass is moving ahead to finalise the detailed design following feedback from the local community.  Upper Hunter MP Michael Johnsen said the...